How to go back to the old Facebook design

Written by amanda kondolojy
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Facebook is one of the most popular social networking sites on the Internet, but its recent site redesign has annoyed more than a few Facebook faithful. However, there is a fairly easy way to circumvent the new design and go back to the old Facebook.

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  1. 1

    Log into your Facebook account. Go to the Applications section and search for the "Facebook developers" application.

  2. 2

    Add the application to your account. Once the application has been successfully added, go to your applications page.

  3. 3

    Make sure the Facebook developers application is there, and then close the browser.

  4. 4

    Reopen your browser and log back into Facebook. Once you have logged in go to>

  5. 5

    Confirm your opt-out. Your Facebook experience will automatically be changed back to the old format.

Tips and warnings

  • If you want to go back to the new Facebook, you can always remove the developers application from your profile.
  • This is only a temporary fix. Because Facebook is trying to bring everyone on board with the new system, this will work only for a little while. You will eventually be forced to use the new system.

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