HOW TO CANCEL SENT FRIEND REQUEST ON FACEBOOK

HOW TO CANCEL SENT FRIEND REQUEST ON FACEBOOK

Do you know that it is possible to cancel a friend request on Facebook? You will see how in this How To Cancel Sent Friend Request on Facebook, check out.

Maybe you mistakenly sent a friend request to someone you do not even know or you have sent the person a friend request for a very long time and they are yet to accept your request and you want to cancel it but you are pondering if it is possible to cancel the friend request you sent.

Firstly the answer to your mind troubling question is YES! You can always cancel your friend request anytime and any day if it is not yet accepted already. I have actually found myself in this situation so many times and I waste no time in canceling it.

Sometimes I also get notification from Facebook that a certain person sent me a friend request and when I log into my Facebook account to accept or decline the friend request I no longer find it. This simply means the person has canceled the friend request.

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I have come to realize a good number of people find it tasking or difficult to go about this process, that is why I will be sharing with you in this article how to cancel a Facebook friend request so that everyone or anyone that come across it can read, learn and share to somebody who may be in need of this piece of information.

Just like adding up a friend on your Facebook account that is how easy and fast canceling a sent friend request is. Follow and pay rapt attention to the detailed write-up on how to cancel a friend request on Facebook.

Steps To Undo A Sent Friend Request

Detailed steps on how to cancel a friend request on Facebook.

Obviously, you must have a working Facebook account before you can gain access to do this. The first step to do is to:

STEP 1
Click and open your Facebook application on your browsing device and log in. If you are not logged in supply the necessary details needed like your email or phone number and password to log in.

STEP 2
Click on the three-line icon located at the upper right corner of your Facebook screen

STEP 3
Scroll down and click on privacy shortcuts. A page will open revealing different tools to help you control your privacy and security on Facebook. You will see tools like Privacy, Account Security, Ad preferences, Your Facebook information, Safety, Legal and Policies.

STEP 4
Click on your Facebook information. This contains information you have uploaded, entered, or shared on Facebook such as your photo, post, comments, friends, messages, and groups.

STEP 5
Click on friends and options like friends, sent friend requests, received friend requests, and removed friends will be found here.

STEP 6
Click on sent friend request, you will see all the list of your sent friend requests starting from the most recent and their date.

STEP 7
Click on the sent friend request you want to cancel. The person profile will be opened and you can click on “Cancel” to cancel the friend request.

If the steps are followed accordingly then your sent friend request on Facebook will be successfully canceled. This method above is mostly used if you have a lot of friend requests to cancel, it makes it easy and saves time. You can also use this method if you want to see your list of pending sent Friend requests.

There is also another way to cancel sent friend requests on Facebook. This method is quite easy and simple especially if you just want to cancel a friend request. Below are the steps to follow if using this method

Steps To cancel a friend request you sent:

STEP 1
Click and open your Facebook application on your browsing device and log in. If you are not logged in supply the necessary details needed like your email or phone number and password to log in.

STEP 2
Click on the search bar located at the top right corner of your screen. Type the name of the person you sent a friend request and search for it

STEP 3
Go to their profile by clicking on their name when it appears

STEP 4
Click on “Cancel” to cancel the sent friend request

You see canceling a sent friend request on Facebook is not so much a difficult task as you probably thought. Just follow any of your preferred steps above to cancel the request. It does not require any effort or waste of time.

One major reason why I like Facebook is that it gives you room to undo all your mistakes and redo them the right way.

Take for instance you mistakenly sent a wrong message to someone, you can always delete it and send the right message or you mistakenly uploaded a wrong photo on your wall, you can always delete it and upload the right photo.

Thank you for your time.

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