How to Make Your Facebook Mobile Uploads Album Private

Make Your Facebook Mobile Uploads Album Private

This tutorial will show you step by step how to make your Facebook 'Mobile Uploads' album private in two different ways using a computer and web browser or using the Facebook app on a Android smartphone.

But first:

When you view your Facebook profile as someone else, you will see that your 'mobile uploads' album is visible for everybody including people who are not your friends on Facebook (public).

This album doesn't have privacy settings and changing the privacy settings for each picture within the album individually is a lot of work – especially if the album contains a lot of photos.

You could also move all the pictures to other albums, but this is also a lot of extra work.

Luckily there's a easier and faster way.

And now:

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How to Make Your Facebook Mobile Uploads Album Private Using Computer & Web Browser

1. Go to Facebook.

2. Click on the ▼ (triangle) icon located at the top right and choose "Settings".

Open Facebook Settings

3. Click on "Privacy" located in the left sidebar.

4. Go to "Who can see my stuff".

5. Go to "Who can see your future posts" and make sure that "Friends" or "Only Me" is selected. If not, then click on "Edit" and change it.

6. Go to "Limit the audience for posts you've shared with friends of friends or Public?" and click on "Limit Past Posts".

7. Click on the "Limit Old Posts" button.

Make Your Facebook Mobile Uploads Album Private

8. Click on "Confirm" and the settings will be saved and your "Mobile Uploads" album will be private.

9. Click on "Close".

If you want to test and see if your "Mobile Uploads" album really is private and not visible to the public, then go to How to View Your Facebook Profile & Page As Someone Else or Public.

How to Make Your Facebook Mobile Uploads Album Private Using Facebook App on Android Smartphones

1. Open the Facebook app.

2. Open the menu (3 horizontal stripes).

facebook android app menu

3. Scroll down and tap on "Account Settings".

facebook android app account settings

4. Tap on "Privacy".

5. Tap on "Who can see your future posts?".

make facebook mobile uploads album private on android smartphones

6. Tap on "Friends" or "Only Me".

7. Tap on "Limit the audience for posts you've shared with friends of friends or Public?".

8. Tap on "Limit Past Posts".

9. Tap on "Confirm' and your "Mobile Uploads" album will be private.

If you want to test and see if your "Mobile Uploads" album really is private and not visible to the public, then go to How to View Your Facebook Profile & Page As Someone Else or Public (Android included).

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