3 ways to clear Facebook notifications

3 ways to clear Facebook notifications
3 ways to clear Facebook notifications
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On Facebook, it is possible to delete notifications that you have already read, from the notifications menu. However, you cannot delete all of your Facebook notifications at once.

Steps

Method 1 of 3: Clear notifications in the mobile app (iPhone)

Clear Facebook Notifications Step 1

Step 1. Open the Facebook app

This is the application represented by a f white on a blue background. If you are already logged in, you will access the news feed.

  • If you are not yet logged in to Facebook, enter your email address (or phone number) and password then press Log in.
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Step 2. Select the globe icon

This icon is located at the bottom of the screen and to the left of the ☰ icon. Selecting the globe icon will take you to your recent notifications.

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Step 3. Swipe left on a notification

This will bring up the option Hide to the right of the notification.

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Step 4. Tap Hide

This will remove the notification from your Facebook session and you will no longer see it by selecting the globe icon.

You can repeat this process for each notification you want to clear

Method 2 of 3: Clear notifications in the mobile app (Android)

Clear Facebook Notifications Step 5

Step 1. Open the Facebook app

This is the application represented by a f white on a blue background. If you are already logged in, you will access the news feed.

  • If you are not yet logged in to Facebook, enter your email address (or phone number) and password then press Log in.
Clear Facebook Notifications Step 6

Step 2. Select the globe icon

This icon is at the top of the screen. Selecting the globe icon will take you to your recent notifications.

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Step 3. Press and hold your finger on a notification

You will see the context menu Hide notification display immediately.

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Step 4. Tap Hide Notification

This will remove the notification from your recent notifications list and from your session.

Method 3 of 3: Clear notifications in the desktop version of Facebook

Clear Facebook Notifications Step 9

Step 1. Go to the Facebook site

If you are already logged in to Facebook, you will access your news feed.

  • If you are not yet logged in to Facebook, enter your email address (or phone number) in the upper right corner of the screen then click on Log in.
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Step 2. Click on the globe icon at the top right of the screen

This will bring up a drop-down menu with your recent notifications from Facebook.

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Step 3. Hover your cursor over a notification

You will see the icon appear and a small circle on the right side of the notification box.

  • For example if you want to delete a notification from a friend who liked your post, you must place the cursor on (Name) liked your post: (Post).
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Step 4. Click the button with three dots

..). This button is located in the upper right corner of each notification in the menu.

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Step 5. Click Hide this notification on the right side of the screen

This will remove the notification from the menu. It will no longer appear in the notifications menu when you open it again.

Advice

  • In the section Notifications menu Settings from Facebook, you can change the notifications that appear in your recent notifications list.

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