How to use Facebook face recognition in android phone

Facebook introduce new feature called Face recognition. By default enable facebook face recognition in your android phone, Windows 10/8/7 PC, Mac or other devices. This facial recognition feature helps to identify you in photos and videos using your facebook profile picture. Also compares with your photos & videos that you’re tagged. Let see steps to enable/disable and use Facebook face recognition in android or PC.

Whenever other people tag you and share photos or video you tagged, it’ll send you notification about that post. In latest android devices, you can use facial recognition as lock screen security. If you don’t like this feature, turn off facebook face recognition in android app using account settings. Follow below given both methods to use Facebook face recognition in android and PC.

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How to use Facebook face recognition in android and PC

By default enable facebook face recognition. You can disable facebook face recognition in android app and your Windows PC using below settings.

1st Method: Turn off facebook face recognition in android facebook app

Step 1: Open Facebook app & log in with your account in your android device

Step 2: Tap on Three horizontal lines at upper right side corner


Here you can see help & settings section which includes app settings, Notification settings, Account settings, language, Data saver, Activity log and more options.

Turn off facebook face recognition in android facebook app

Step 3: Tap on Account settings under help & settings section

Facebook face recognition settings in android app

Step 4: Select Face recognition settings

By default enable this feature so you can use Facebook face recognition in android devices.

How to use Facebook face recognition in android phone

Step 5: Tap on Face recognition to change face recognition settings in facebook app

You can see this message on screen: Do you want facebook to be able to recognize you in photos and videos?

How to use Facebook face recognition in android and PC

Step 6: Choose No to disable facebook face recognition in android phone

Now turn off face recognition on facebook app in android devices.

2nd Method: Enable/disable face recognition on facebook in Windows 7/8/10

Step 1: Log in with your facebook account in your PC

Facebook account settings in Windows desktop

Step 2: Tap on Menu & select Settings

Turn off face recognition on facebook app in android

Step 3: Tap on Face recognition from left side settings

Now you can see by default facebook use facial recognition feature in your desktop PC or other devices.

Step 4: Tap on Edit to change face recognition settings in PC

Face recognition facebook

Step 5: Select No from drop down box

Now turn off facebook facial recognition in Windows 7/8/10 devices.

And that’s all. Did you find above tutorial helpful to use Facebook face recognition in android and PC? If you have any trouble, tell us in below comment section. We’ll respond as soon as possible.

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