Control Who Can View Your Facebook Timeline on iPhone 6

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Hello. You are watching VisiHow, and this is a series of Facebook videos. In this video, we are going to show you how to set up who can see things on your Facebook timeline when using the iPhone 6.

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Steps

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    Let's unlock the phone by using the fingerprint scanner on the Home button at the bottom
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    Tap the Facebook icon to open the application
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    Facebook is probably the most popular application in the world, with pretty severe privacy and overall settings, which sometimes might be quite confusing. That's why we're here, and we'll help you to discover all of the unknown features.
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    Once in Facebook, we need to focus on the bottom menu bar
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    We are going to tap to open "More", which the option in the far bottom right corner. This will allow us to access all the settings.
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    On the menu that appears, scroll down to "Account Settings", which is located in the "SETTINGS" section
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    Tap on "Account Settings".
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    At the next screen, press "Timeline and Tagging"
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    The second section says, "How can see things on my timeline?"
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    Tap on the first section below that where it says, "Who can see posts you've been tagged in on your timeline?"
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    We can allow only "Friends" or "Only Me" to see these posts
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    Alternatively, we can allow "Friends of Friends" or "Everyone", which is anyone on Facebook, to see posts we have been tagged in
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    In this example, we have this set up just for "Friends", but we can also tap and allow friends of my friends to see the posts that I've been tagged on, so let's tap on "Friends of Friends"
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    That's done, so tap on the arrow at the top left corner of the screen to go back
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    Back at the "Timeline and Tagging" page, go to the next option, "Who can see what others post on your timeline?"
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    We have this option set only for "Friends" as well
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    We're going to allow friends of my friends to see it, so tap on "Friends of Friends"
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    We could make it for everyone, or we could set this up so only we could see those posts.
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    Press the Home button at the bottom of the phone to return to the Home screen
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    Thank you for watching VisiHow
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    You just watched me setting up who can see things on my timeline on Facebook when using the iPhone 6. If you have any additional questions on how Facebook or any other application works, please leave them in the comment section below, and the VisiHow team will help you. Stay in touch with VisiHow. Bye-bye.
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