Monday, July 18, 2011

How to disable Facebook Chat


PLEASE NOTE:  If you are looking for information on how to Disable Facebook Chat saving directly in your messages inbox, Click Here.

This post is simply about how to stop people from messaging you in Facebook chat.

The New Chat Sidebar

First of all, lets deal with that pesky new Sidebar


If you haven’t yet done so, click the “try now” Button. Don’t worry, It won’t do anything bad to your facebook, and I will tell you how to hide it later.

Disable Facebook Chat

To disable Facebook Chat all you need to do is;

Click on the little gear icon on the bottom right hand side of your browser window.


Then click on “Available to Chat”


 Hide the Facebook Chat Sidebar

Now if you are like me, you probably want to hide that ugly new sidebar sitting on the right hand side of the page. To do this, once again, click on the little gear icon on the bottom right hand side of your browser window.


Then simply click on hide sidebar.


To bring Facebook Chat Sidebar back, just click on the chat box on the bottom right hand side of your browser window.


That’s it folks. Enjoy!




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