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Do you want to stop someone from seeing your post or any content that you are going to share on Facebook? If yes, so this article may help you to restrict someone on Facebook.
Sometimes it happens when we don’t want to add someone to our friend list on Facebook but we have to add and don’t want to show our shared content to them for example we adding someone from the office, from other departments, adding relatives, etc. So we can restrict them. Let see how?
In this article, I will let you know how you can add someone to the restricted list on Facebook and how to remove someone from the restricted list on Facebook?
What happens when you will restrict someone on Facebook?
If you restricted someone on Facebook so they won’t see posts on Facebook that you share only to Friends. However they may still see the things you share to the public or on a mutual friend’s timeline, and posts they’re tagged in.
They will not remove from your Facebook friend list. Also, they will never get to know that you restricted them or added to the list of restricted people on Facebook.
How to add someone to the restricted list on Facebook?
Follow the given below simple steps and you can add someone to the restricted list on Facebook to stop seeing your post (photo, text, video, etc.).
How to restrict someone on Facebook through mobile?
- Simply log into your Facebook app.
- Search for your friend.
- Go to your friend’s profile which you want to restrict.
- Click on the icon as mentioned in the below image “2” then click on “Edit Friend List”.
- You will see a few options, the last option will be restricted.
- Click on restricted and your Facebook friend will be added to your restricted list.
How to restrict someone on Facebook through computer/laptop/desktop?
- Search for your friend.
- Go to his profile and click on
and you will see 4 options.
- Click on the Edit friend list.
- And you will see a few options so you can check for restricted to restrict your friend on Facebook (See given below image).
How to remove someone from the restricted list on Facebook?
Above, I explained the way to restrict someone on Facebook, and here, I am explaining to remove someone from the restricted list on Facebook?
If you want to remove someone from the restricted list on Facebook through mobile so follow the above steps for mobile and simple uncheck for “restricted”.
Do follow the same process or steps for desktop or computer/laptop to remove someone from the restricted list on Facebook and uncheck the “restricted”.