Guide: How to give Facebook-friends restricted access to your profile

It becomes more and more normal to have both a bank manager, colleagues and bosses as friends on Facebook – but it is not always nice to share everything with everyone .

Learn in this tutorial how you divide your friends into Friend Lists and assign them different access levels.

It is really simple to configure Friend Lists and manage the restrictions. Here we go:

Step 1: Make a Friends List

Press on: Account and go into (1) Edit Friends -> (2) All Connections -> (3) Make new list.

Make, edit and delete Friends Lists

You will now be presented with a screen where you can choose a name for the Friend List. At the same screen you can select them from your friends who should be included in the list.

Step 2: Restrict access to the Friend List

Now you have your Friend List you can pretty much restrict anything for friends being in that list.

Press on: Account and go into (1) Privacy Settings -> (2) Customize.

Adjusting Privacy Settings for specific Friend Lists

On the next screen you can edit every part by pressing  Adjust:

How to adjust access to certain parts of your Facebook Profile

Now simply write the name of the Friend List you do not want to give access to the specific part:

Write the Friend List you want to give restricted access to your Facebook Profile

Save your settings and you are all done 🙂

See this tutorial in Danish here.