How to Hide Facebook Profile from Search Engines

If you would like to hide your Facebook time-line details from Search Engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing etc, follow the steps below to configure your privacy settings.

Login to you Facebook account, ¬†and click the settings menu icon on right top corner. And, from the menu click on ‘Settings’

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In the ‘Settings’ page click on the ‘Privacy’ on the left side.

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In the ‘Privacy Settings and Tools’ section, go to ‘Who can look me up?’ section, and click ‘Edit’ option for ‘Do you want other search engines to link to your timeline?’.

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Remove the tick from check box for ‘Let other search engines link to your timeline’

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‘Confirm’ the ‘Are you sure’ dialogue.

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You are done

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