Facebook recently announced that they are testing a new tool that will help you get over a break-up with your partner. As people go through those hard times of ending a relationship, All the updates, check-ins and photos from your partner may even make it harder for you. Currently facebook is testing this tool in the US and will soon make it available for the rest of the world depending on the response and suggestion.

If you have recently changed your relationship status and you are in the states you maybe prompted to use these tools on the facebook mobile app for your respective platform.

What will the facebook breakup tool help me with ?

If you have recently had a breakup and even updated your relationship status on facebook. These tools may help you in your hard time by giving you more control over how much of your partner’s updates you see on the facebook and how much your former partner sees your updates without having to block or unfriend them.

Some of these options include:

  • Your Ex’s name would not be prompted when you are trying to tag someone with a similar name.
  • Their updates and posts would not be shown to you in the news feed.
Facebook recently announced that they are testing a new tool that will help you get over a break-up with your partner. As people go through those hard times of ending a relationship, All the updates, check-ins and photos from your partner may even make it harder for you. Currently facebook is testing this tool in the US and will soon make it available for the rest of the world depending on the response and suggestion.  If you have recently changed your relationship status and you are in the states you maybe prompted to use these tools on the facebook mobile app for your respective platform.  What will the facebook breakup tool help me with ?  If you have recently had a breakup and even updated your relationship status on facebook. These tools may help you in your hard time by giving you more control over how much of your partner's updates you see on the facebook and how much your former partner sees your updates without having to block or unfriend them.  Some of these options include:  Your Ex's name would not be prompted when you are trying to tag someone with a similar name. Their updates and posts would not be shown to you in the news feed. You would also be able to limit your photos, videos, posts and activity that your Ex may see.
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  • You would also be able to limit your photos, videos, posts and activity that your Ex may see.