Facebook Yesterday Launched “Facebook Places” i.e on 18th August. You Can Read Complete Post On Official Blog of Facebook “Who, What, When, and Now...Where

Facebook Places is a Geo Location Feature that will allow Facebook Users to Share their Current Location with Other Facebook friends i.e Foursqaure Style. But if You prefer to Keep your location private or stop your friends from posting your location then follow the below mentioned steps.

How To Disable Facebook Places

1. Login to Facebook Account and then Go to Privacy Settings

2. Then Click on “Customize Settings

Customize Settings

3. Now For “Places I Check In” Select “Only Me” option And Uncheck the Enable option For “Include me in People Here Now after Check in”.

Places Check People here Now

4. Now For “Friends Can Check Me In to Places” Select “Disabled”.

Friends Check me in places

I Hope These Tutorial Helped you to Disable Facebook Places. Do Share Your Views About Facebook Places.

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  1. Anup @ Hack Tutors // August 23, 2010 at 8:02 PM  

    Nice. Now, It is available for every country?

  2. Admin // August 23, 2010 at 8:09 PM  

    @Anup It is Only Available in USA!

  3. Anup @ Hack Tutors // August 23, 2010 at 8:19 PM  

    I am waiting for that day... But this feature only support for the mobile with HTML 5 supported :( Most of the people may not have that :(

  4. Lakhyajyoti // August 24, 2010 at 8:23 PM  

    This is not working for indians.

  5. Aplpemacness // August 28, 2010 at 10:17 PM  

    Checked. Not yet in India.

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