app allows you to keep track of your friends with a location-based feature called Nearby Friends
. This application allows to see where your friends are on a map. Here are the steps on how to set up Nearby Friends
on your mobile.
How To Enable Nearby Friends
Open the Facebook
app and then tap on the Menu
button to display the navigation drawer. Go to Favorites
> Nearby friends
Click on the drop down menu below Choose who can see your neighborhood or city
and select with whom you want to share your this information (Friends
, Friends except Acquaintances
, Close Friends
Once done, tap on the blue Turn On
button to view your nearby friends:
How To Invite Your Friends to Join Nearby Friends
Tap on + INVITE FRIENDS
displayed at the top right corner of your screen to invite other people to try out this feature.
How To Disable Nearby Friends for a Specific Friend
You can configure the Facebook
app to automatically turn off location sharing with a contact after a number of hours. Go back to the Nearby Friends
screen and then tap on the small arrow icon displayed next to desired contact. The Share your precise location with username until
menu will appear. Choose one of the available presets and tap on Share
This setting can be configured for each of your individual contacts.
How To Disable Nearby Friends for All Friends
Tap on the Cog
button displayed at the top of the Nearby Friends
screen and then toggle this feature off:
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Latest update on January 4, 2016 at 05:51 AM by jak58.