How to Hide 'Is Now Friends With' Update on Facebook

Hide 'Is Now Friends With' Update on Facebook

When you add a new friend on Facebook the following update: ...is now friends with... or ...became friends with... will appear on your timeline and in the activity sidebar (feed) of your friends.

If you don't want others to see this status, then you can hide it and this tutorial will show you step by step how to do this.

How to Hide 'Became Friends With' Status on Facebook

  1. Open .
  2. Click on the ▼ icon located at the top right and choose "Activity Log" from the drop-down menu.
    • Open Facebook Activity Log
  3. Go to "Photos", "Likes" and "Comments located in the left sidebar and click on "MORE".
    • Open Facebook Friends Activity Log
  4. Click on "Friends".
  5. Click on the friend activity options button icon located at the top right and uncheck "New Friend Reports".
    • Hide New Friend Reports on Facebook
  6. Click on "Okay" to save the setting.