How to View Your Facebook Profile as Someone else

How to View Your Facebook Profile as Someone else

Updated on November 13, 2020

Have you ever wondered how your Facebook profile looks like to other people? how they see things or what they see in the first place? have you changed some important privacy settings but you need to make sure whether it's working correctly as you want it or not? in short, there is a very simple and a great tool provided by Facebook, called View As... tool which allows Facebook users to see their profiles as the general public. Ready? Let's discover it!

How to View Your Facebook Profile as Someone else?


Log into your Facebook account.


Navigate to your timeline by clicking on your name at the top right of any Facebook page.

Facebook Homepage

Click on the eye icon under your cover photo.

View As...

After clicking on the eye icon, scroll down and see what your profile looks like to the general public.


To go back to the normal view, click the Exit View As button as shown below.

Exit View As

View As tool is a simple and great way to make sure that your privacy settings are doing their job. so, it would be better to check your profile from time to time or whenever you touch your account privacy settings.

That's it! that's how you view your Facebook profile as someone else.

Facebook about 7 years ago 01:46

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