How to Hide Photo Albums On Facebook

How to hide photo albums on Facebook has become easier for users. This article contains detailed instructions. 

You can make your individual photos or entire albums private by hiding them from the general public, from specific friends, or from everyone if you don’t want strangers to be able to view them.

Local thieves might even use your public photos to identify security weaknesses based on information they find on social media platforms. Then they can fool you with phishing emails or cold calls.

So it is a good idea to hide your photos if they are already visible to everyone. You can choose who you want to be able to see your photo albums on Facebook by editing the privacy settings in those albums.

Changing your profile picture without everyone knowing is now possible on Facebook. Facebook allows you to change colors in posts, comments, groups, and pages. You can also change your chat and message color.

How to hide Individual Photos on Facebook

You can make individual photos or albums private on Facebook by adjusting their privacy settings. The steps below will help you hide photo albums on Facebook on various devices.

For Android and iPhone users, follow these steps:

Method 1: On Android  / iPhone App

  • Open the Facebook app on your phone 
  • Log in to your account
  • On the status bar beside What’s on your mind, tap the photo icon
  • If you would like to upload a photo, select it from the list
  • Then Tap Next.
  • In the upper right corner of the photo, tap the 3 dots, then select Edit post privacy.
  • Click the Audience dropdown under your name and select Only me
  • In the upper left corner, tap the Back arrow to save your changes.

 Method 2: On Desktop/ Pc 

  • Sign in to your Facebook account by opening Facebook.com in your web browser.
  • In the status bar, click the Photo/Video button.
  • Select the photo you wish to hide from the Your Photos or Albums tab
  • Select Edit post audience by clicking the 3 dots in the far right corner of the photo.
  • Click the Audience dropdown under your name and select Only me

How to Hide Entire Albums on Facebook

Method 1: On Android  / iPhone App

  • Open the Facebook app on your phone 
  • Log in to your account
  • On the status bar beside What’s on your mind, tap the photo icon
  • Click the Albums tab and select the album you’d like to hide.
  • Select Edit by clicking the 3 dots in the far right corner of the photo.
  • Select Only me in the Audience selector field. If you want to see more options, you may have to tap See more.
How to hide Individual Photos on Facebook
  • Save your changes by tapping Done in the upper right corner of the following screen.

 Method 2: On Desktop/ Pc 

  • Sign in to your Facebook account by opening Facebook.com in your web browser.
  • In the status bar, click the Photo/Video button.
  • You can hide an album by clicking the Albums tab.
  • The 3 dots in the upper right corner of the album can be clicked to edit the album.
  • At the far left of the panel, click the Audience button.
  • The Select Audience window will appear, where you can select Only me.
How to hide Individual Photos on Facebook
  • At the bottom of the left panel, click the Save button to save your changes.

How to Hide Photos of You on Facebook

Method 1: On Android  / iPhone App

  • Open the Facebook app on your phone 
  • Log in to your account
  • In the upper right corner, tap the three bars and choose Settings under Settings & Privacy
  • Then click on  Profile and Tagging under Settings & Privacy 
  • To change Who can see posts you’re tagged in, tap Who can see them on your profile and select Only Me. You may have to tap See more to see this.
  • Save your changes by tapping the Back button 
  • In the same way, choose when you are tagged in a post Who do you want your profile to show? This will ensure your profile will not show up in future posts.

 Method 2: On Desktop/ Pc 

  • Sign in to your Facebook account by opening Facebook.com in your web browser.
  • In the upper right corner, tap on the down arrow  and choose Settings under Settings & Privacy
  • In the menu click Profile and Tagging
  • To change Who can see posts you’re tagged in, tap Who can see them on your profile and select Only Me. 
  • Choose when you are tagged in a post Who do you want your profile to show? This will ensure your profile will not show up in future posts.

Conclusion: 

We hope that the provided information about how to hide photo albums on Facebook. You can share whatever photos you want to share and edit the privacy settings to suit you. Using Facebook, you can change the color of posts, comments, groups, or pages.

If you have any questions about any of the steps, please feel free to post them in the comment section.  Hopefully, I will be able to contact you shortly.