How to Set Trusted Contacts for Facebook Account

Trusted Contacts For Facebook: Are you the one whose account existence is at stake? Are you really worried about your Facebook account’s security? Then you must not kill time and set Trusted contacts for your Facebook Account.

The trusted account would be the account of your close friends which can be later used for the recovery of your lost Facebook account. This trick can be a safety measure as it will help you to recover your Facebook account when you lost it.

I know that we all carry some real personal kinds of stuff in our Facebook account and it has become an important part of our lives; we use this on daily basis for sharing our thoughts and interacting with our friends. Moreover, I am sure that none of you would want to lose his/her Facebook account.

You must have heard that “Precaution is better than Cure”, same is the case here, you must work for the security of your account, and setting trusted contact would be a smarter move.

Set Trusted Contacts for Facebook

So, here you are going to learn to set trusted contacts for your Facebook profile. You need to apply these steps to ensure the complete security of your social profile. The steps for setting it up begins here;

  • First of all, Sign in to your Facebook account and go to Settings – You can find the Settings option from where you log out of your Facebook account.

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  • Then You’ll be entered into the Security, you need to click on Security and Login from the sidebar.

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  • Afterward, you will have different sorts of options for Security and Login. You need to look for Setting Up Extra Security.

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  • Now you need to Click on Choose 3 to 5 friends to contact if you get locked out.
  • Then it will give you some brief info about Trusted Contacts and then again click on Choose Trusted Contacts.
  • After that, you can add 3 to 5 friends to the list whom you may call to help you out when you lost your account.

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  • Once you have written the name of your friends, Click on the Confirm button.
  • Now it will ask you to enter your password in order to perform the action.
  • This was it, now whenever you lost your account, you may ask these trusted contacts to help you out.


So, this was my guide which has made you learn to put some extra security on your Facebook account. I am sure that you guys must have found this guide helpful and amazing. If you have any questions to ask related to this then lend your queries in the comment box. I shall get back to your queries and will assist you shortly.

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Abdullah is the founder of GamerAfter. He is passionate about blogging and wants to share knowledge with others. His passion, dedication, and quick decision-making quality make him stand from others.

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5 thoughts on “How to Set Trusted Contacts for Facebook Account”

  1. Hey,
    Thanks admin for writing this article i was looking too add trusted account in my fb but i have no idea how to! but now i know, you save my time. thans again


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