Hey guys trevor here and in this video i'm going to walk you through how to lock your facebook profile. It'S pretty quick and easy. So, let's jump right in. I have facebook open here to lock it first. I can tap on the three lines at the bottom right here and then i will scroll down and then in help and support. I can open that up and then tap help center. Once i'm in there at the very top. I can just search for lock, lock, profile, um, and then it should come up with a ch. You can type in lock profile and hit, go um and then at the very top it says: how do i lock my profile? You can tap on that, and it says if you can see the little shield icon on someone's profile, that person has chosen to lock their profile show a limited view of their profile content to people that are not friends with them on facebook. Basically, what this does is it kind of helps, provide a level of privacy and safety to you to anybody. That'S not friends of yours. However, if you go down, you might see that there's no option to actually lock your account and that's because the very top it says this feature isn't available everywhere.
Right now, you can only lock your profile in certain countries and on certain devices, So you can see that i'm obviously not in a country or on a device that will allow me to lock my profile. If you can it'll have a little button there. That says, you know lock your profile and you just tap that button and it will lock your profile. However, there are other ways that you can kind of adjust your privacy settings so that anyone who's, not friends with you, can't see anything. So, let's go back to the three lines at the bottom right here: let's just tap on that and then let's get into settings and privacy and then just tap privacy shortcuts, and what this will do is it'll. Give you all kinds of information on how you can set your privacy
If you go down you can set, who can access your information? Um? You can manage your information, You can set different. You know safety guidelines. You can do all kinds of different things. Let'S go up here. You can update your personal information to have that be private and then, at the very top here it says, review a few important privacy settings. You can go through here and you can adjust it so that you know whatever information you want people to see, they're able to see and then make sure you know anything. You don't want a random person to see. They can't see it so go through this and set you know your privacy and account settings so that it's essentially locking your profile hope this helps. Let us know if you have any questions in the comments below make sure to subscribe.