How to Remove Nickname on Facebook App

Author: Kunal | Guide: Facebook |

Facebook allows you to put your name while you create your Facebook profile. Sometimes, people want to add another name to their profile along with their real name. These names can be a nickname, maiden names, etc. Now, after some time if anyone doesn't want that nickname, then what? In this article, we will discuss how to remove nickname on Facebook App.

6 steps to Remove Nickname on Facebook App

Step 1: Open the Facebook app: Starting from the first step, you have to open the Facebook App. After opening the Facebook App, log in to your Facebook account.

Step 2: Tap on the 3 lines: After you log in to your Facebook account, you will see various icons on the top panel. Click on the three lines among them which are shown below in the image.

Step 3: Tap on the settings icon: When you click on the three lines and reach the MENU page, the next step is to click on the "settings" option next to the search icon.

Step 4: Tap on Profile information: The fourth step is to click on "Profile information" after scrolling down the screen.

Step 5: Tap on the edit icon: Once you click on "Profile Information", the next step is to scroll down till you find the heading OTHER NAMES, under that heading you will find the nickname which you entered. Against it, there will be an "edit" icon with the pencil as its icon as shown below. Click on that icon.

Step 6: Tap on delete name: After clicking on the pencil icon, there will be two options, click on the red colored "Delete name" option. After clicking this option, your nickname will be removed.

So, these were the simple steps to Remove Nicknames on Facebook App. Follow these steps & remove your nickname from your Facebook profile.


How to change the language on Facebook App?

Follow these steps to Change Language on Facebook App:

  • Open the Facebook app
  •  Tap on the 3 lines
  •  Tap on the settings icon
  •  Tap on language and region
  •  Tap on Language
  •  Tap on any language
  •  Tap on save

Can I Create a Facebook Group?

Yes, you can create a Facebook Group on iPhone or Android:

If I remove my Nickname, will my Facebook Friends be notified?

No, when you remove your nickname, your friends won't be notified as Facebook will not send them any notifications or any messages. Furthermore, they won't be able to see when you removed your first name.

Can I Remove a Person From a Facebook Group?

Yes, you can remove any person from a Facebook Group, and then if you want to add that person again, you add that person again to your group.

Can I create a photo album on Facebook App?

Yes, you can Create a Photo Album on Facebook App. Moreover, you can create another photo album or delete any if you want.

Finally, this was all about how to Remove Nicknames on Facebook App. Also, follow all the steps to get your work done easily. Lastly, do read the entire article including FAQs for much more insights related to Facebook.

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