03.06.2012 in Home > Internet > Facebook by Namit Gupta

How to Hide your Facebook Friends List from Everyone

If you do not want anyone to know; with whom all are you friends on Facebook, just read on. This trick will let you hide your friends list; which is displayed on your timeline from everyone, even with your friends. It will only be visible to yourself.

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Procedure to Hide your Friends List from Everyone

1. Goto your profile / timeline

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2. Then Click ‘Friends‘; below the cover image

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3. At the top; click on Edit, A box will appear with textWho can see your full friend list on your timeline?

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5. Click on the Down arrow and select your preferred visibility mode. i.e. public, friends, only me, etc.

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If you select ‘public‘, your friends list will be visible to everyone who views your profile. If you select ‘friends‘, your friends list will only be visible to your friends. If you select ‘only me‘ your friends list will only be visible to yourself.

Watch this video screencast to know more:

  • Kavya Hari

    Really superb one :) I have to do that one now :)

  • Coolguy

    i already figured dat out..
    but thanks..

  • krazzybuddies

    Thanks Namit,i was searching for this and i found here.
    Good work and nice post…..

  • http://www.findfreepdf.com Mohit

    Thanks Namit for informing about this

    • http://theitechblog.com/ Namit Gupta

      You’re most welcome Mohit. Thanks for dropping by. :-)

  • http://www.wpsubscribersreview.net/ Fouzan@WPSubscribers Plugin

    nice..i dont wanna reveal my friend list to everyone.will surely try this out..thanks for detailed tut :-)

    • http://theitechblog.com/ Namit Gupta

      You’re most welcome Fouzan. Thanks for dropping by. :-)

  • jackwilson

    its really help me from my gf :) :)

  • http://www.tricksmachine.com VISHAL

    Nice tutorial..

  • Swapnil

    Hi Thanks for this.
    Actually i have two friend list in my facebook account “friend list-A” and “friend list-B” I want to hide “friend list-A” from everyone and want to show “friend list-B” to everyone.
    Is it possible?
    Please help me

  • akram

    now facebook was update..how can i hide my friendlist from evey one

  • azharali

    this kind of setting not coming when we try to hide our friends. we cant hide our friends in facebook now

    • http://theitechblog.com/ Namit Gupta

      I can still see people hiding their friends list. however I myself have not tried it lately.

  • Rose

    i cant see tis page . my pge is in another style

  • praveen

    thank it’s very helpful.

  • arsh

    thanx its very helpful

  • www.techpandey.com

    hey thanks for this post…It was really helpful.

    • http://www.theitechblog.com/ Namit Gupta

      Glad you liked it.