How to Remove / Hide "People You May Know" on Facebook with FB Purity

Hide / Remove People You May Know on Facebook with F.B. Purity

Watch the simple video tutorial that shows you how to Hide / Remove the "People You May Know" feature on Facebook

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Guide to Removing the "People You May Know" box on Facebook with FB Purity

This method works for Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Safari, Opera and Maxthon
N.B. If you are using Internet Explorer, I highly recommend you install one of the previously listed browsers, as this method is not compatible with IE.

  1. Install the Safe, Free and Top Rated F.B. Purity browser extension
  2. After F.B. Purity is installed, you should see an "FBP" link at the top of the Facebook page, next to the "Home" link, click it to open the FB Purity options screen.
  3. Tick the Hide "People You May Know" checkbox under the "More Options" heading

    Hide / Remove the People You May Know box on Facebook with FB Purity's Hide People You May Know option
  4. Click "Save & Close"
  5. Thats it! No more People You May Know! :D

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I hope this helps you,



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