If you are the type of person who always posting photos about your life, you might want to limit who can view your profile. I know that you just want to share the precious moments of your life with your friends and loved ones. But there are also people you need to take precautions with especially those with bad motives.
If you decided to have some privacy in your Facebook profile and you don’t want anybody stalking you and sniff something out of your profile or you’re everyday routine, then you are in the right place. I will show you how to protect or lock your Facebook profile so that they can’t see anything about you that will eventually use to some form of gossip.
How to Lock Facebook Profile 2021?
If you want to lock your Facebook via mobile App these are the steps to follow:
- Open the Facebook app and tap on your profile
- Tap the three dot menu icon next to ‘Add to Story’
- Here, you should see a Lock Profile option, tap on it
- The next page will give you a brief on how it works with an option to Lock Your Profile at the bottom, tap on it
- You should see a pop-up that says ‘You Locked Your Profile’, tap on OK
That’s how simple it is. If you want to lock your Facebook profile via desktop then you can also follow these simple steps:
- Head to https://www.facebook.com/
- Click on your profile icon In the URL, replace ‘www’ with ‘m’ so that the URL now reads ‘m.facebook.com/yourprofilename’
- This will take you to a mobile version of Facebook on your desktop browser and you should see a three dot menu next to the Edit Profile option
- In the three dot menu, you should see the Lock Profile option, click on it
- Just like the Android version, this next page will show you how locking works, with an option to Lock Your Profile at the bottom. Click on it
- You’re profile is now locked
If you’ve got this you will certainly feel secured now because nobody will see your profile except for the people that you are friends with or the people that you allow to see it.
It is within your right to protect yourself from any intruder that may come that will put your life in danger. Start locking your profile now.