Turn Notifications about Friends' Life Events on or off in Facebook for HTC One M8

Edited by Thor, Crystal, Eng, Anonymous

Hello and welcome to VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to turn on and off notifications about your friends like events in Facebook on an HTC One M8.

Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas126.jpg

Ad

Steps

  1. 1
    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the power button located on top of the phone.
    Once the phone has been activated we will see the lock screen.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas15.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  2. 2
    To unlock the phone, swipe the screen up.
    Once the phone has been unlocked we will see the home screen, and at the bottom we will see 5 icons. We now need to open the application folder.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas27.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  3. 3
    We can do that by tapping the icon in the middle, at the bottom of the screen.
    There is a grid of white dots. This is the icon for the applications folder.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas39.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  4. 4
    Now that the folder has been opened, we need to find and tap the Facebook application.
    There is a Facebook icon, which is a blue background with a white "f" inside, and underneath it says the word "Facebook". Your application may be in a different location, so look for the icon in your folder.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas56.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  5. 5
    We now need to tap the menu icon in the top right-hand corner to find the account settings menu.
    There are three gray horizontal lines. They're very faint, but we can see them.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas74.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  6. 6
    Scroll up or down to find "Account Settings", and tap on it.
    There will be a gray circle with a white head and shoulders and gear inside. This will open up the account settings menu.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas83.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  7. 7
    Tap on the "Notifications" option.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas104.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  8. 8
    We want the option labeled "Your friends' life events".
    We will have one option here, "Get notifications". This option is currently activated, indicated by the box with the blue check mark.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas110.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  9. 9
    If we don't want to receive notifications about our friends life events, we can press down on the box until it is empty.
    This means that the option is deactivated. We will return to the "Notifications" page, where we will see "Changes saved." at the top. We can change this option at any time.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas122.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  10. 10
    There is a slight glitch with this application, especially with this menu.
    If we press down on this option again to change it, we will see the option turn blue but not open.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas162.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  11. 11
    We need to press the back arrow in the bottom left-hand corner of the screen.
    We'll see that it's trying to go backward but doesn't leave the menu.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas171.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  12. 12
    We can now press down on the option again to open it.
    We can follow this procedure whenever we encounter that problem.
    Turn on or off notifications about life events of friends on Facebook for HTC One M8.mp4-canvas180.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  13. 13
    This concludes the tutorial on how to turn on and off notifications about your friends life events in Facebook on an HTC One M8.
    If you have any questions, comments or queries about this video, or about the process that you have seen in this video, then please leave them in the comment section below, and we will answer them for you. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

    Advertisement

Video: Turn Notifications about Friends' Life Events on or off in Facebook for HTC One M8

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.




Thor
Featured Author
1,399 Articles Started
1,399 Article Edits
72,100 Points
Thor is a featured author with VisiHow. Thor has achieved the level of "Major" with 72,100 points. Thor has started 1,399 articles (including this one) and has also made 1,399 article edits. 1,983,000 people have read Thor's article contributions.
Thor's Message Board
Thor: Hi, my name is Thor.
Thor: Can I help you with your problem about "Turn Notifications about Friends' Life Events on or off in Facebook for HTC One M8"?
 

Article Info

Categories : Social Network | HTC

Recent edits by: Eng, Crystal, Thor

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 260 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No