How to Update the Facebook App

Author: Ranik | Guide: Facebook |

Updating the Facebook app is necessary because of the glitches users face while using it. Sometimes, Facebook behaves abnormally when you post something or have a loading problem. You can switch Facebook accounts on your iPhone or Android if you have more than one account. To Update the Facebook App, you have to follow the steps mentioned below.

Update the Facebook App in 3 easy steps:

Step 1: Open the Play Store app: Firstly, make sure you find the Play Store on your mobile device.

  • The Play Store is already installed on your mobile.
  • You can identify Play Store with the help of the given image.
  • To do this process, you need to have an internet connection.
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Step 2: Search for the Facebook app: Secondly, you have to enter the application and search for the Facebook app. Without finding the application you can't update it.

  • The search bar is available at the top.
  • You can locate it through the provided image.
  • After typing the name on the search bar press the search icon.
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Step 3: Tap on Update: Finally, you can update the app after it appears.

  • Tap on the update option to update it.
  • The update option is green color.
  • You can take the help of the given image to understand the step easily.
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This is basically the process by which you can update your Facebook app. Moreover, it is important to update the application to use its new features. Delete a Facebook app and then install it again if you face any glitches.


Facebook updates automatically, right?

Only when your mobile device is Wi-Fi connected will auto-updates happen. No automatic updates will consume your mobile data.

How can I tell if Facebook is running the most recent version?

By browsing the app store on your phone, you may find the most recent versions of the Facebook apps (for example in the App Store, Google Play). Moreover, you can check out the app's updates and download the most recent version.

On an iPhone, how do you reset the Facebook app?

You can go to the "Settings & Privacy" section of the Facebook app to clear the Facebook cache on your iPhone, and you can delete and reinstall the app to completely clean its stored data.

How can I tell if Facebook on my iPhone has been updated?

Follow these steps:

  • Select the Updates tab from the app's menu at the bottom.
  • After that, locate Facebook by scrolling down on the Updates tab. The button next to the app will say "Update" if there is an upcoming update.

How do I stop getting updates automatically?

A profile photo of yourself can be accessed by opening the Play Store and tapping it. Access Settings, choose Network Preferences, and then select Auto-update Apps. Don't auto-update apps if selected; hit DONE to finish.

Lots of people face issues with updates while using the Facebook app. Therefore, you have to update the application with the process mentioned in this article. While reading the article, if you encounter problems, you can ask questions in the comment section. 

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