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How to delete your photos on Facebook

Embarrassed by that Facebook picture from your younger days? Don’t worry, you can always delete any of the uploaded photos from Facebook. We’ll show you how.

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On Facebook, you can delete both your individual photos and your photo albums. Once you delete it, you cannot get it back. So, only delete the items you don’t want to keep anymore. If you want to keep a local copy of your photos, be sure to download your photos from Facebook first.

The process for deleting photos is pretty much the same on both desktop (Windows, Mac, Linux, Chromebook) and mobile (iPhone, iPad, Android). We’ll be using the Facebook desktop site for illustration.

Delete individual photos on Facebook

To start deleting individual photos from your account, launch a web browser on your computer and access the Facebook website. Log in to your Facebook account if you haven’t already.

On Facebook , in the upper-right corner, tap your name.

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Opens Facebook Your profile page. Here, from the tab bar under your name, click on the tab”Pictures.

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in the tab “PicturesClick on the sub-tab.your pictures. This opens the page where the uploaded images are displayed.

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in screen”your picturesFind the image to be deleted. Then, in the upper-left corner of that image, click on the pencil icon.

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From the menu that opens when you click on the pencil icon, select “delete picture.

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And your selected photo is now deleted from your Facebook account!

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If you use an iPhone or Android phone, you have the option to delete your Facebook posts en masse.

Delete photo albums on Facebook

To delete the photo album (which deletes all the photos in that album) in your account, launch Facebook and access your profile page. On this page, click on the tab “PicturesThen choose the sub-tab.albums.

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on page “albumsFind the album you want to delete. Then, in the top-right corner of that album, tap the three dots.

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From the three dots menu, select “delete album.

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You will see a prompt”delete album. Here, click on an option.delete album.

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And the photo album you chose is gone forever.

Did you know that you can archive your Facebook posts instead of permanently deleting them? This makes your posts accessible while you hide them from others.

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