How to Hide Facebook Friends List from Other Friends

Here is How To Hide Facebook Friends List from Other Friends. You might be thinking why it is necessary to Hide My Facebook Friends from everyone and what if I don’t do. Yeah, it’s all about your Privacy.

Facebook provided a lot of new Setting for a User’s Privacy. Now, you have your control on almost everything in your Profile, Status, Photos, Albums etc. Your have full control of what you wants to share with friends of friends, friends or everyone.

You can manually hide a status from a single person or others but do you know you can even hide your friends list?

How to Hide Facebook Friends List?

How to Hide Facebook Friends List

By default,your Facebook account is public and if it’s public then all your provided details are available for everyone to see. If you’re Privacy-Minded, you may want to consider changing your setting according to your choice.

If you don’t want strangers/others to see your Fb friend list then you can just hide it from them. It is very easy. You can use the Advance Facebook Privacy settings to modify your friend list’s visibility based on your choice.

Steps to Hide/Change Friends List Visibility on FB:

To secure your friend list from being seen by other friends, it is important that you change your privacy options. Follow the steps described below to get the job done i.e. If you follow below-mentioned steps correctly, you will successfully end up hiding your friend list.

  • First of all, Open
  • Enter your login detail i.e. Log into your Facebook Account.
  • Open your Profile i.e. On the homepage of your account, click on your Name next to the home button.
  • Now, click on Friends Tab and then click on Manage button (a symbol like a small pencil), in some browser it appears as “Edit Privacy“, this button is present at the right side, see below picture for extra clarification.

FB Friends Hide Privacy

  • A dialog will appear where you can set who can see your friend list. By default, it is public, you have to do is to click on “Public” and from the drop-down list select “Only Me” which is under Who can see my friend list option and finally, click on OK as shown.

Hide Facebook Friends List Privacy Setting

  • Congratulation, You have successfully protected to Hide Your Friend List from Others.


So, guys this was all about How One Can Hide their Friends List on Facebook for those who wanna keep their FB friends list private. Yeah, it’s too simple. Follow the above process to get it done successfully. Any problem? feel free to ask in comments. Also, share your ideas/suggestion/feedback in comments.

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