Facebook: prevent showing FB profile on Google search

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Due to the exceptional popularity of Facebook, when entering someones name into the Google search engine, first appears mostly a link to his Facebook profile, then follow the links to his personal Web sites. And if your boss does not like social networks, then you can quickly get at a disadvantage, especially if the activities on Facebook are recorded in the morning. You can avoid it quickly if you want!

How to prevent the display profile in Google search engine:

  • In Facebook, click on Account and select Privacy Settings.
  • Select Search

    Facebook Search Results – Only Friends

    Publich Search Results  – unmark  Allow

  • click on the confirm button


Works as system engineer in Slovenian Enterprise in Microsoft environment focusing on security, deployments, SharePoint, SCCM and CheckPoint firewall. Author of successful blog about IT security, Microsoft tips & tricks, social media, internet trends.

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