Facebook is one of the most visited social networks in the world with over 2billion users. when a user signup, their personal data is been uploaded to Facebook server, making anybody who has access to the data can access it.
Your data can include your photos, the place you have visited, your status since the day you open your account , posts that reveal your political ideology, search queries you’ve typed into Facebook and more.Following the recent damage to data on Facebook server, some user has been asking if they can delete their personal data from the serve, how can they delete the data, where can they delete the data and if they can really delete the data permanently.The answer to the above questions is yes it can be done.
In the next step I will be revealing how to delete your data from Facebook server permanently.There is many reasons why you will like to delete your details from Facebook server permanently, it might be that you do not want to operate the account or you sold the account to another person as some of us in African do or you do not want your old details to be in their server.
To delete your data from the Facebook server permanently, you have to visit www.facebook.com from the browser in your iPhone, iPad or any other browsing device.
Then login your account to view your profile — you can’t yet do it via the Facebook app.
then click on the setting button at the right corner of your profile.
once it loads, at the bottom there is a button with the description: download a copy of your data.
they a submit box will appear for you to enter your password for security reasons. wait for some minute the downloaded copy will be delivered to the email your register with.
Having all of this info in one place, in your possession, is one thing. But if you want to delete it, you can. You can do this in the Facebook app. On the bottom of the screen, you’ll see a row of icons on a white background. Tap the one on the bottom right-hand corner that is three lines stacked vertically. Scroll down and tap Settings, then tap Activity Log from the options that pop up.
In your activity log, you can select a year, dating back to the first year you had a Facebook account, then by month. Or you can filter based on the category of activity, including posts, posts you’re tagged in, photos and videos, photos you’re tagged in and others’ posts to your timeline.
Tap “clear” to delete things, or tap the down arrow to the right of any post or photo to delete it individually.
have it in mind that that once you delete something from Facebook, it takes 90 days to disappear from Facebook’s servers.
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