How to put my facebook profile picture private

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Facebook is a rather invasive social network that almost without realizing it leaks a lot of personal information to the rest of the world. In fact, you may not have realized that your profile photo can be viewed not only by users of this social network but also via the Google search engine. That's why one of the most frequently asked questions from users is «How to put my private Facebook profile picture», so in El Poder Del Androide Verde you will learn how to do it quickly and easily.



Can Facebook profile picture be private 2022?

First of all, one thing needs to be clarified you can't put a private Facebook account photo in the strictest use of the word since the platform does not give us the possibility to privatize our profile picture. However, we can change the account privacy to make the representative photo of our account as private as possible and only visible to our friends.

How to make facebook profile picture private 2022

make your Facebook profile picture private, the only option that the platform offers us is to change its visibility for other users, that is change profile picture from «public» to «friends only». To do this, the first thing we have to do is enter our profile.

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Once inside, in our profile we must select its image.

Who can see my Facebook profile picture?

By default, the pictures on our profiles are public, that is, everyone, friends and strangers, will be able to view them. However, for change the privacy options of the photo of our Facebook account, we need to do the following:



  1. We select the globe icon which is located just below our account name.
  2. We will see different privacy options: Public, Friends, Friends, except, Friends of friends. To make our Face profile photo as private as possible, we will leave the option selected "Just friends", this way it will be visible only to yours list of colleagues.

And voila, this way you can put profile picture for facebook private (almost). If you have any questions you can always leave me a comment, I promise to answer them. Don't forget to share this article with your social networks, which will allow me to continue developing more tutorials like this one… Thanks!



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