How to send a friend request on Facebook if it doesn't appear

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Sometimes, when searching for friends on Facebook, you may find that one or more of them do not have the button to be able to send them a friend request, causing them to feel strange and complicating the problem of being able to have them in your contacts on Facebook . Well, the following article, called: how to send a friend request on facebook if the option does not appear, we will give some options to this mess, which will allow them to skilfully skip this hurdle on Facebook and in this way they can have those friends or people in your contacts on Facebook (the last two are the best, keep reading).



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How to send a friend request on Facebook if the option doesn't appear [Solution #1]. XNUMX]

The first solution to this mess is quite simple to carry out and although in some cases it may be something daring or daring to do, the truth is that it can have a very good result, thus achieving, having that friend among your contacts on Facebook. Next, we explain them to you.

How to add friends to my Facebook with a message – Step 1: Go to profile

First, they will need to access that friend's profile on Facebook.

How to add friends to my facebook with a message – Step 2: send a message

So now tap or click on the « buttonMessage» at the bottom right of the cover photo.

This will bring up a window that will allow you to send a message to that friend on Facebook and then here, send an appropriate and very well thought out message to that friend, greeting them, introducing themselves if they deserve it, and explaining to them -in a good way - that they could send them the friend request to add you to their contacts on Facebook.



How to add friends to my facebook with a message – Step 3: Wait for a response

With this action, the message will be sent to that friend on Facebook and when they read it, it is very likely that they will reply to the message and in addition to that, they may send you the friend request so that they accept it and have it in their contacts on Facebook.

By the way, they will need to be careful of their Facebook message bar and in addition to that, they will need to have some patience while waiting for a return message from that person and/or a possible friend request sent from them.

It should be noted here that some people don't reply to messages on Facebook or fall into a kind of ignored messages folder and therefore will not get results… But don't worry, the other options we explain below could be your solution

How to send a friend request on Facebook if the option doesn't appear [Solution #2]. XNUMX]

This other solution can be quite interesting to implement when with the previous solution you don't have an answer or, as a first option that will allow you to reach the final measure and that is to have that person among your contacts on Facebook, take a look here under.

How to add friends to my Facebook with intermediaries – Step N° 1: Choose intermediary

To carry out this solution, they will need a third party or an intermediary (friend or relative) who has that friend among their contacts on Facebook and to know it, they have the possibility to access the profile or profiles of those friends or relatives and check the friends you have, a message or a reaction to a post may be present or displayed.



But also and alternatively here, you have the possibility to go to that friend's Facebook profile and if he has public posts, see the people who have reacted or commented on his posts and choose one here at your discretion.

How to add friends to my Facebook with intermediaries – Step N»2: Send message

Once they have that third party or intermediary, they must go to their Facebook profile and press or click on the «Message«.

So now they have to write the topic in question very tactfully… That is, they will say hello and indicate that they are friends of that person and that they must contact him on Facebook but that unfortunately that friend did not reply to his message and on top of that, he did not the friend request option.

How to add friends to my Facebook with intermediaries – Step N°3: Wait for an answer

Chances are, here, you'll get a response from that intermediary, and maybe you can intercede for you, reaching out to your friend on Facebook so they can reach out to you (message) or even send you a friend request.

It is true that this solution is something daring to do and therefore it is recommended to choose very well the intermediary who could help them and of course the message must be correct and appropriate for it to be well received.

Finally, there is another solution in this article called: how to send a friend request on Facebook if the option does not appear and fortunately it is not the only one. Next, we explain another solution.


How to send a friend request on Facebook if the option doesn't appear [Solution #3]. XNUMX]

The following solution will allow you in a very different way to have that friend among your contacts on Facebook and to use it, you must use other means to contact him, such as: social networks, email or messaging services that use both.


How to add friends to my Facebook from outside – [Step no. 1: enter another medium]

To do this, they simply need to log into one of their social networks (Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Mastodon, LinkedIn, etc.), email (Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo!) or messaging applications (WhatsApp, Telegram).

How to add friends to my Facebook from outside – [Step no. 2: Send message]

And then send them – very politely – a message telling them that they haven't been able to contact him on Facebook since he doesn't have the button to send them a friend request.

Therefore, your friend will receive your message in that medium (social network, mail or messaging application) and will be able to reply there or, it is likely that he will reply to them with a message on his Facebook and also include a friend request which will allow him to have it in your Facebook contacts.

As you can see, an ingenious solution to solve this problem is in this article: how to send a friend request on Facebook if it doesn't seem like the option that will allow them to contact you in most cases and achieve the ultimate goal.

How to send a friend request on Facebook if the option doesn't appear [Solution #4]. XNUMX]

One last solution in this article will allow you to solve this little inconvenience in a very direct way and consists of explaining it to the person in a straightforward, friendly way and sometimes with a certain ability to achieve the goal.

How to add friends directly to my Facebook – [Option #1]

Then, at an opportune moment, they will have to approach that person and with some dexterity, they will tell him that they have not been able to contact him on Facebook and/or send him a friend request and first perhaps they will tell them the situation that led them to delete the button.Facebook friend request but beyond that, it is likely that the friend sends you that friend request which, accepting it, solves the problem.

How to add friends directly to my Facebook – [Option #2]

An ingenious way to do this without asking is to take out your cell phone in front of your friend during a relaxed conversation, show them photos or something and suddenly, ask them to send you something on Facebook, etc. and they tell you they can't send you the friend request, chances are here they take out their cell phone and send you the friend request since they removed the button to add friends on facebook and voilà, you have it in your contacts.

Finally, this article entitled: How to send a friend request on Facebook if the option does not appear is intended to give you these alternatives or options that will allow you to bypass this obstacle, contact that person on Facebook and have them send the friend request to you and then have it in your contacts on Facebook.


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