How to prevent Facebook from accessing your call and SMS history

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The scandal that arose around Facebook related to the company Cambridge Analitycs it is already known to all. Basically it was discovered that this social network knows all the information from when we opened the our profile to date, but the worst thing is that it even has access to our call and SMS history. The problem is that i our data is leaked to third party companies, the which is a very serious and illegal error. In Green Android we have already seen a tutorial to know how to download Facebook profile, this way we will know exactlywhich data has been appropriated by said social network. Today, however, we will see how to block facebook from accessing your call and sms history.



Check if Facebook has accessed your call and SMS history

If you already have downloaded your profile, it's time to Check if Facebook has access to your call and SMS history. To do this, we must unzip the ZIP file previously downloaded from our Facebook profile. You might be interested:

  • Download Facebook gifs
  • Download Facebook free for mobile

Access the HTML folder

Within the HTML folder of our Facebook profile file we will have to look for the following file «contact_info.htm». Once located , we have to open it and two things could happen.

  1. What is empty.
  2. Whether there is a contact list imported from Facebook, Besides calls and SMS of the last years (frightening).

Delete data from Facebook Android

Don't worry if you have one history of calls, contacts and SMS In the file «contact_info.htm» i will show you how delete contacts from facebook android, in addition to all the collection of data that this social network has about us.



How to delete Facebook information?

You can delete all data that Facebook has about you from the following link. Awards "Delete all" And that's it.


With this you will delete all Facebook data up to this point, tuttavia you can continue to collect information again, so we'll see how to block facebook from accessing your call and text history.

Prevent Facebook from accessing your call and SMS history

The first thing we need to do is download and install Facebook Lite once installed there will ask to log into our account. After that he will ask us about load our address book, call history and SMS, press «Skip».


How to Unsync Facebook Contacts on Android

If you already have previously logged in, it's possible remove easily Sync your Facebook contacts. To do this, we access the application and click on the top a right > settings > account settingsin that section we deactivate as follows:

  • Importing contacts.
  • Import of call history and text messages.

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