Various social media has changed our lives in different ways. Apart from keeping in touch with both the new and old friends you can also play some games, participate in a discussion and share good stuff as well. But there are chances that Facebook might be synchronizing your contacts from your phonebook as well.

For some Facebook syncing their phone contacts is cool but for some, it is an extra burden because then you will be shown more people in the “people you may know” and so on. So is there any way out to unlink your Facebook account with your current contacts? Certainly, there is a way out and today we are going to do the tutorial on that only.

How to Unlink or Remove Your Facebook for Android from Phone Contacts

Just follow the simple steps given below and then you can easily unlink  or remove your Facebook account with your phonebook.

How to Unlink/Remove Your Facebook for Android from Phone Contacts

Step #1. Launch the Facebook app on your Android phone.

Launch the Facebook app on your Android Phone

Step #2. Tap on the three horizontal lines at the top right of your mobile’s screen.

Tap on the three horizontal lines

Step #3. Now scroll down to App Settings option and tap on it.

Now scroll down to App Settings option and tap on it

Step #4. Under this section, there are various options and here you will find a toggle switch right next to “Continuous Contacts Upload” option. If that switch is ON then toggle it to OFF.

Toggle it Off to “Continuous Contacts Upload” option

This means that now Facebook will not sync itself with the contacts in your mobile phonebook. In future, if you got the change of heart and want to re-sync the contacts with Facebook then all you need to follow the above steps and toggle the switch to ON as mentioned in Step #4 and you will be done!

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Isn’t Simple it? Do let us know how this tutorial helped you to get rid of your botheration of Facebook synchronizing your phonebook. We are waiting for your valued comments in the comment section below. You may also try the social media platforms like FacebookTwitter, and Google Plus to give your feedback on this article.