Facebook is a prominent go-to platform for staying connected with loved ones, especially for our small and medium-sized business clients. However, it’s important to acknowledge that it can also attract unwanted attention or even potential privacy risks. That’s why Facebook has introduced a handy new feature called Profile Lock. In this blog post, we’ll guide you through the steps to secure your Facebook profile effectively. By doing so, you can ensure that your content remains visible only to those you trust – your friends – while keeping prying eyes at bay. It’s a smart move for both personal and professional use, here’s how to set it up.


What exactly is Facebook Profile Lock?

Well, it’s a protective feature designed to empower users with greater control over their profiles. By implementing Profile Lock, it becomes significantly more challenging for unfamiliar individuals or potential stalkers to gain access to your personal content.


How to Secure Your Facebook Profile on Various Devices

Securing your profile on Android or iOS

To ensure the safety of your Facebook profile on your Android or iOS device, simply follow these steps:

  1. Open the Facebook app and navigate to your profile.
  2. Tap the three dots icon located next to the “+Add Story” button.
  3. Select “Lock Profile.”
  4. Read the brief description, then tap “Lock Your Profile.”
How to Secure Your Facebook Profile on Desktop/Laptop

To lock down your Facebook profile using a web browser, follow these simple steps:

  1. Visit facebook.com and log in if necessary.
  2. Go to your Facebook profile page by clicking on your profile picture located in the top right corner.
  3. Click on the three dots icon next to “+Add Story.”
  4. Select “Lock Profile.”
  5. Read the short description, then click “Lock Your Profile.”

Taking these steps can go a long way to enhancing both your personal and professional online security. If you have any questions about securing your Facebook profile or need further assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to Multum Tech Brisbane and Sunshine Coast at solutions@multum.com.au or on 1800 685 886. We’re here to help safeguard your online presence.

Reach us today for your
IT Business needs

Contact Us, Multum Tech

Share this awesome blog to your socials



Reach us today and see how we can improve your IT solutions and IT support services.