Stop Facebook from Sending Text and SMS Notifications on iPhone 6

Edited by Kara, Gordon, Eng, craigava12 and 1 other

Hello, and welcome to VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to stop Facebook from sending text notifications through SMS while using the iPhone 6.


Steps

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    Turn the screen on and unlock the phone to display the Home screen. In this example, we will use the fingerprint scanner on the Home button to unlock the phone.
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    Tap the Facebook icon to open the application. The Facebook icon is a white "f" on a blue background.
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    Facebook will open to the News Feed. We will need to open the settings.
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    Tap the "More" icon in the bottom right corner of the screen. This will open the main menu of the application.
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    Scroll down and tap "Privacy Shortcuts".
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    Tap "More Settings".
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    Tap "General".
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    Tap "Phone". In this example, we have already registered our cell phone number on our Facebook account. By default, Facebook started sending us SMS notifications when someone sends us a message, likes a photo, or sends a friend request. This can become irritating, so we are going to turn these SMS notifications off.
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    Find the "Notifications" section, and tap "Edit" on the right side of the screen.
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    Tap "Get text notifications" to uncheck it and disable all SMS notifications from Facebook.
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    Alternatively, if we would only like to disable specific notifications, leave the "Get text notifications" enabled, but disable the specific notifications listed below. For example, we can disable notifications for "Friend requests" and "Everything else" while leaving notifications for "Comments on my status updates and timeline posts" enabled.
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    In this example, we will disable all notifications by unchecking all available options.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to stop Facebook from sending SMS messages on the iPhone 6. If you have any questions, please post them in the comments section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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Video: Stop Facebook from Sending Text and SMS Notifications on iPhone 6

Questions and Answers

How to stop Facebook from sending texts to my apple6 iPhone?

I do not have Facebook on my phone. the text come in the middle of the night at all hours. I have not installed Facebook on my phone I use my Chromebook for Facebook. I have tried: Looked in settings on my computer nothing seems to apply. I think it was caused by: I don't know just started up what do I do go to notifications on my phone or what please I need some help

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Recent edits by: craigava12, Eng, Gordon

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