How to Deactivate a Facebook Account

How to Deactivate a Facebook Account: Facebook is a vital social media where you get to interact and socialize with family and friends, it is also significant for bloggers or business owners which act as a platform to market goods and services. But users may sometimes want to get away temporary from Facebook due to one reason or the other, which is the main purpose for the deactivating features on Facebook.

Deactivating a Facebook account does not really mean to delete the account, it simply mean to temporary suspend the account till further notice, all your Facebook post which include pictures and videos will be kept safe by Facebook but the account won’t be visible to all Facebook users though the account name will still be on their friend’s list. The account would be reactivated as soon as the user is ready to come online again. 
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This article teaches on how to deactivate your Facebook account, though Facebook has made it difficult to access the deactivating feature because it is hidden far within the food selection but don’t worry, below are the various steps to follow in order to temporarily deactivate your account;
  • While logged in to the account, click on the arrow icon at the far side of the command bar
  • Scroll down and click “setup” then select the safety menu
  • From the drop-down menu, select “deactivate my account”
  • Then Facebook will ask you your reasons for wanting to deactivate your account, so you choose from the set down reasons
  • Because this action is considered as sensitive, your Facebook password is required to complete it
  • Finally, Facebook will display some of your friends profile pictures alongside a link to deactivate the account, this gesture is to convince you not to carry on with your intentions. Just click on the link to finish.

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