Step 1: Open Facebook Settings
To make your friends list private, you need to first open your Facebook settings. You can do this by clicking on the down arrow in the top right corner of your Facebook page and selecting “Settings.”
Step 2: Click on Privacy Settings
Once you are in the settings menu, click on “Privacy” from the left-hand menu. This will take you to the privacy settings page.
Step 3: Edit Your Friends List Privacy
Scroll down to the “How People Find and Contact You” section and click on “Edit” next to “Who can see your friends list?” From here, you can choose who can see your friends list. Select “Only me” to make your friends list private.
Step 4: Save Your Changes
Make sure to click “Save Changes” at the bottom of the page to save your new privacy settings.
Can I still see my friends list if it’s set to private?
Yes, you can still see your friends list if it’s set to private. However, no one else will be able to see it.
Will my friends know if I make my friends list private?
No, your friends will not be notified if you make your friends list private. However, if they try to access your friends list, they will not be able to see it.
Can’t I just unfriend people to make my friends list private?
While unfriending people will remove them from your friends list, it’s not the same as making your friends list private. If you make your friends list private, you can still keep people on your friends list without them knowing.
Making your friends list private on Facebook is a great way to keep your personal information secure. By following these simple steps, you can easily make your friends list private and control who can see it. Remember to always be mindful of your privacy settings on social media platforms.