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Support I'm done...how can I unlink all contacts with Facebook???

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by ned4spd8874, Aug 26, 2010.

  1. ned4spd8874

    ned4spd8874 Well-Known Member
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    Ug...I'm done with this crap! I'm tired of facebook changing crap about my contacts. How the hell do I unlink all my contacts from Facebook? I don't have FB synchronizing to my contacts, but a ton of them are still linked; I think I originally synced them by mistake. I just want it to stop and for Facebook from being the damn default for stuff. How do I unlink them all without going into each and every one and doing it manually???

    Argh!
     

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  2. necosino

    necosino Well-Known Member
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    Go into settings -> Accounts -> Facebook and uncheck the sync options.
     
  3. ned4spd8874

    ned4spd8874 Well-Known Member
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    The only thing I have Facebook syncing is the live feed. Why would that have anything to do with my contact information???
     
  4. mashardy

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    When you do that it doesn't give you an unchecked option!!!
    It only gives you the option of removing your Facebook account.

    Phone: Droid X (android version 2..3.15)
    :thinking:
     
  5. ned4spd8874

    ned4spd8874 Well-Known Member
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    Yeah, it sucks. I ended up going into each contact and removing the link. Stupid.
     
  6. Makavetis

    Makavetis Well-Known Member
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    u could just uninstall fb
     
  7. ned4spd8874

    ned4spd8874 Well-Known Member
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    I'm guessing that you don't actually own one of these devices? Otherwise, you would realize that there is no way to uninstall it.
     
  8. Makavetis

    Makavetis Well-Known Member
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    yea sorry. i actually forgot. i had to sign out of mine. i think u were able to uninstall it in 2.1?
     
  9. ned4spd8874

    ned4spd8874 Well-Known Member
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    Nope. I can just not log into it. But I find myself using it every so often. Especially since my brother just had a new child. His wife is always posting new pics on FB.
     
  10. freddyttt

    freddyttt Well-Known Member
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    what does FB change?
     
  11. haley5294

    haley5294 New Member
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    I had the same problem, it made me so mad. When I logged into facebook on my phone I checked the box for syncing all contacts for some reason. All you have to do to fix it, on my phone (Samsung Galexy S II) at least, is log out of facebook and log back in. It should give the option again to sync contacts. Hope that works.
     

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