Cardigan will display a list of your tweets, and you can see that, at the top of the window, you have several options. I had a few posts that kept throwing errors when I tried to untag myself, so I'll just check back later and try again. Download photographs from your wall or that of a friend. Exfoliate is an Android app that lets you permanently take down all or some of your posts, likes, and comments from your own or your friends' walls. Ange the person who wrote the MakeUseOf 'Unofficial Guide to Facebook Privacy' you mentioned.
This is unlike your photos, where they remain in the system in some way, yet disconnected to your account. Once again, click on the security lock in the top-right on Facebook and click on Timeline and Tagging Settings in the left pane. It will automatically scroll through your Activity Log and either hide or delete your posts are you specified. However, these search results do not include your posts. You can either bail now and -- as tempting as it might be -- or kick Facebook where it hurts by defiantly deleting all of your valuable personal data.
This isn't a click-once-to-wipe-all operation, and can take some time, but it allows you to delete as much of your Facebook content as you want. If you did use the prescan on, you can run through and deselect any posts you want to keep. But some of comments made by others still have my name in the form of ' myname'. When you view your Activity Log click the down-pointing arrow at the top right of the window, and then choose Activity Log , you'll see there's a very complex categorization for the content you've posted on Facebook. While fun to banter on social media, if you were to take a look back at comments you've posted on Facebook and Twitter over the years, you may cringe. This can be a comment on one of your own posts or a comment you left on someone else's post. Hi Jacqueline, Sadly, there's only the one-by-one approach to removing wall posts so far.
I kid you not, I spent. If you want to delete several years of Twitter activity, you may want to run this overnight. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work. Open Chrome and head to the page in the Chrome Web Store. Going through the process to remove old tweets and Facebook posts, you may realize how much data Twitter and Facebook have about you. Aside from deleting your whole profile honestly, do it , you can use third party scripts or plug-ins to wipe everything you I mean, the person who hacked you and cruelly made it look like you were born less than perfect ever wrote on the site.
Because the timeline's switch is fully in the 'on' position, you cannot go back. Next, go to your Facebook Settings and go to the Privacy subsection. By default, the extension runs at 4x. There are a number of so-called free tools that can help you delete old tweets, but the best one I found is , a web-based app. Click on a photo or album and then click the little people symbol next to the date it was uploaded. If you have a lot of tweets, Cardigan will take several minutes to upload and confirm all the data. The only thing you can do is limit them to your Facebook friends.
In this article, I'll show you how to use free tools to easily delete old tweets and clean out your Facebook content. That would take you days, and the tedium of doing so should come with a severe health warning. Once again, Social Book Post Manager will get work to work deleting posts. Click Import Timeline Archive, and select the. And I stress from the bottom of my heart: there is no easy way of doing it. Script has been refreshed to work again.
And if you don't want to delete your content, you can click the Hide button to hide items. How to delete all your Facebook posts and comments Facebook and privacy have a complicated, ever-changing relationship, though things seem to be moving toward stability now that they've agreed to make sharing opt-in. The above posts are ready to be deleted by Facebook post manager. I have been in some situations, where someone has written something, then deleted it to stop people reading it. Not the answer you're looking for? Because how the macro is created is all but impossible to describe, this video should guide you through what you need to click, and how to set up your macro to run on an indefinite loop, until there are no more wall posts left to delete. In order to re-adjust the settings, click on the lock icon again. There may come a time in your life when you want to clean up what you've shared on social media; not that what you've posted is necessarily wrong, but this unfiltered content, often composed in the spur of the moment, may not be flattering when taken out of context years later.
Download Chrome and install it! You can see specific kinds of activity using the filters on the left side, and jump to a certain date using the navigation on the right side. The people mentioned who remove all their wall posts first are extremely untrusting of Facebook and don't believe Facebook will delete them forever from the system, so they do it themselves first. If you want to, you can as a backup. This isn't data they've collected surreptitiously; this is data you have given them, voluntarily. All posts that you wanted to delete will be marked with the yellow background.
Find out who has eliminated you as a friend. The purpose here is to keep your original Facebook account mostly intact in case you use it for other purposes like app logins or Messenger. Exfoliate starts with the oldest data, so you can tap the cancel button and hope you caught it in time. People actually use those stuff while chatting with their friends. For some users, though, Exfoliate could be a life-saver. About Kirk McElhearn Kirk McElhearn writes about Macs, iPods, iTunes, books, music and more on his blog. You may not remember if you or your friends wrote anything terrible even in a poor attempt at humour , but the search bar may reveal that it was once more common than you recall.