Facebook shortcuts on your PC provide quick access to various features and sections of the Facebook platform. However, you may find that you no longer need certain shortcuts or want to declutter your Facebook navigation. In this guide, we will walk you through the process of deleting Facebook shortcuts on a PC, allowing you to customize your Facebook experience and streamline your browsing. Let’s get started!
Step 1: Open Your Preferred Web Browser
Launch your preferred web browser on your PC (such as Chrome, Firefox, or Safari) and navigate to the Facebook website by entering “www.facebook.com” in the address bar.
Step 2: Log in to Your Facebook Account
If you’re not already logged in, enter your Facebook login credentials (email/phone number and password) to access your account.
Step 3: Locate the Shortcuts Section
After logging in, you will find the shortcuts section on the left-hand side of the Facebook homepage. This section typically contains a list of commonly used features and pages. Look for a box titled “Shortcuts” or a similar name.
Step 4: Enter Edit Mode
To delete a shortcut, you need to enter edit mode. Move your cursor over the shortcuts section and look for an “Edit” option or an icon that resembles a pencil or gear. Click on this option or icon to enter edit mode.
Step 5: Delete the Shortcut
While in edit mode, you will notice a small “x” symbol appearing on the top-right corner of each shortcut. Move your cursor over the shortcut you want to delete, and the “x” symbol should appear. Click on the “x” symbol to delete the shortcut.
Step 6: Confirm the Deletion
A confirmation message may appear to ensure you want to delete the shortcut. Read the message carefully to ensure you are deleting the correct shortcut. If you are sure, click “Remove,” “Delete,” or a similar button to confirm the deletion.
Step 7: Repeat for Additional Shortcuts (if needed)
If you have multiple shortcuts you want to delete, repeat step 5 and step 6 for each shortcut individually until you have removed all the shortcuts you desire.
Step 8: Exit Edit Mode
To exit edit mode and save your changes, look for a “Done” button or a similar option within the shortcuts section. Click on this button to exit edit mode and return to the normal view of your Facebook homepage.