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How to Stop Facebook using your Name and Photo on Advertisements


I have seen pictures of Women in advertising , I have seen some of them in “Find friends from different parts of your life” section of facebook. So here is how you can stop showing your photos or profile details in Facebook advertisements. According to me you must confirm that what is your Facebook advertising settings.

If a photo is used, it is your profile photo and not from your photo albums

1. Go to Settings

Facebook Account Settings

2. Go to Facebook Adverts Tab

Facebook Adverts Tab

3. You have two options there

I. Adverts shown by third parties

II.  Adverts and friends

click on Edit of each

Facebook Advertising Options

4. Choose “No one” on drop down and click Save Changes

Facebook Adverts and friends optout


Facebook Adverts shown by third parties optout