How to Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android

Posted August 25, 2018 by Beejay Adoghe in Facebook

Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android

Some time ago I wrote an article on How to block a page on Facebook and I want to believe that it was helpful to everyone who read it. I was actually about to write an article on another topic when a friend of mine asked me if it’s possible to Disable Automatic Facebook Updates On Android? The answer I gave him was yes it’s very possible. So that’s why I’ve decided to make today’s article based on How to Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android.

Just stick around till the end of this article and thank me later.

By default, sometimes Android devices can really get you upset due to the way they’re set to automatically download updates through WiFi. This is as a result of it trying to give you the privilege of getting the best possible App experience at all times. But in some cares, users do not really want to update instantly except it’s really necessary.

Recently, from observation Facebook App sometimes breaks, especially when there is a newly introduced version, this, however, differs in some cases. If you are really satisfied with your present app version and don’t want any recent change this is article is here to help by teaching you  How to Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android. So read on.

So let’s proceed with the steps. Read carefully.

 

How to Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android

1. Go to play store on your Android device.

2. Click on the utility icon.

 Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android

 

3. Tap on My apps and games.

 Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android

 

4. Locate the Facebook App and click on it.

5. Tap on the three dotted icon.

 Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android

6. Finally, uncheck the “enable auto update” button.

 Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android

 

There you have the guides on How to Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android. Now if you followed carefully like I adviced earlier then you have successfully solved the problem of Automatic Facebook Updates on Android. If for any reason you experience difficulties in the process, don’t get worried, simply drop your question or contributions in the comment section below and we will give you a quick response.

Note: If you have installed a Facebook manager on your device you can easily turn direct update from Facebook on or off.

Thanks for sticking around to the end of this post, I believe this post was helpful.

 

Frequently Asked Question And Answers

Q: If I successfully Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android can I enable it again and how?

A: The answer is Yes you can. Just follow the same process and select the reverse option at the end.

Q: If I Disable Automatic Facebook Updates on Android, For how long can the setting stay?

A: For as long as you intend to disable Facebook updates on Android.

 

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About Beejay Adoghe

Beejay Adoghe is basically a computer scientist and a tech geek bent on giving top-notch information.
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