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How to Disable Your Facebook Email Address and Stop Spammers

Do you know that the Email Address of Facebook can be used by the Spammers to Spam your Email address. And if you are not aware of this then note that most of the junk emails that are received by your Primary Email address is caused due to your Facebook Email address. So here we will talk about how to disable your Facebook email address and stop those spam emails.

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This Facebook Email address is something like {yourprofilename@facebook.com} which was ultimately quite easy to guess it out. As once there use to be inbox for your Facebook Email address but Facebook has already removed it. And any Emails that are send to your Facebook Email address will be automatically redirected to your Primary Email address on your Facebook account.

As your Facebook account being easy to guess it out people are seen using your Facebook email address to sign up for different products and services. Which will cause you to receive all those spam into your Primary email address.

And ultimately Facebook Email address became one of those easy ways that Spammers use to send all the unwanted emails for their Products and Services which are of no use to you.

So I will personally advice you to turn off or disable your Facebook email address once and for all so that Spammers will not be able to use your Facebook Address to send all those junks into your Email Address.

How to Disable Your Facebook Email Address and Stop Spammers:

To avoid all those unwanted junk of emails send to your email address by the spammers you will need to follow the tips below and disable your Facebook Email address to stop those spammers to stop sending junks to your Email address.

  • First of all you will need to disable your Facebook email address you will have to visit the Facebook site.
  • Now you will have to log in into your account from which you want to remove your email address.
  • Now on your Facebook account home screen you will have to click on the down arrow located at the upper right corner of your Facebook page.
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  • Now once the drop down menu comes up you will have to click on the Settings option from the menu.
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  • Now on the General Account Settings page you will need to click on the edit link on the right side of the Email option.
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  • Now once the Email section expands to disable your Facebook email address you will need to uncheck the “Use your Facebook email” option and then you will have to click on the Save Changes option.
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  • Now a new window in a box will come up asking you to re-enter your password to confirm your action and you will have to enter your Facebook password in the edit box and then click on the Submit button.
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  • Now the message “Changes saved” over the edit link will appear on the right side and that’s it your Facebook email address will be disabled.

And if you are using a Facebook app on your mobile Phone then here is what you will have to do to disable the Facebook Email address when you are using it on your mobile device. And note that this process will be similar for the app that you will be using on your Android or iOS device.

How to Disable Facebook Email Address on Your Facebook App:

Here is what you will need to do to turn off the Facebook email address on your mobile Facebook app.

  • First of all you will need to launch your Facebook app on your Mobile device.
  • Once you have open up your Facebook account you will need to tap on the menu button located at the upper right corner of the screen.
  • Now on the More Screen you will need to tap on the Accounts Settings that will open up your “General account settings” screen.
  • Now you will just have to tap on the Email option on your Screen menu.
  • And in the same way that you have done on your Computer you will have to uncheck the “Use Your Facebook Email” section.

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And walaa !! that’s all you will need to do and now your Facebook Email address is disabled and I hope that this will ultimately decrease the amount of spam receive by your Primary Email address.

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Paul billygraham Reang

Hello Friends, I am Paul billygraham Reang CEO and Founder of ChromeTechny Networks Pvt. Ltd. company. I started blogging since 7th June, 2013 and took blogging as my full time career.
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