How To Remove Scam Links From Your Facebook Wall, News Feed, Events And Liked Pages List
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POSTED BY Patrick ON April 29, 2011 / 14 COMMENTS
How To Remove Scam Links From Your Facebook Wall, News Feed, Events And Liked Pages List
Removal of facebook’s scam links goes beyond just deleting the offending Wall Post from your Facebook Profile. Make sure you remove yourself from any fake Events List and remove any fake “Like” from the “Liked Pages List” too. If you submitted any telephone numbers to a Survey Scam then you must contact your phone service provider immediately and inform them to stop any bogus charges. If you downloaded any files, games or software then you need to run a complete system scan using updated anti-virus, anti-spyware and anti-malware software (…you do have those, dont you?).
Anyway, read on for the quick steps to clean up your Facebook Account below:

1. Remove Fake Facebook EVENTS

You need to cancel your Reservation for the fake event by going to the Events section as shown below. Then please notify your friends not to accept any fake event invitations they may get via yourself:

How To Remove Scam Links From Your Facebook Wall, News Feed, Events And Liked Pages List

2. Remove Fake Facebook APPLICATIONS

Remove any Fake Apps from your list of allowed Facebook Applications, as shown below, by going to:

  1. Account
  2. Privacy Settings
  3. Applications and Websites

How To Remove Scam Links From Your Facebook Wall, News Feed, Events And Liked Pages List

For More Detailed Instructions On Fake Applications Removal Go Here: http://thepctool.com/2011/how-to-remove-fake-facebook-applications/

3. Remove Fake Facebook “Like” From Your WALL

  1. Navigate to your profile wall by clicking the “Profile” link at the top of your facebook home page.
  2. Scroll down your profile wall till you locate the “Like”, then click on the little “X” at the top right corner of the message.
  3. Select “Remove And Unlike” from the menu and the fake “Like “will be removed.

4. Remove Fake Facebook “Like” From Your “Liked Pages List”

Sometimes the fake “Like” remains in your “Liked Pages List”. This  list is located in your profile info area, in the “Activities and Interests” section, under the “Show Other Pages” link. The problem seems to happen even after following the directions listed above. If this happens to you please follow these direction as well.
  1. Navigate to your profile wall by clicking the “Profile” link at the top of your facebook home page.
  2. Once on your profile page click “Info” right below your profile picture, then Scroll down to the heading “Activities and Interests” and click the “Edit” link to the right.
  3. At the bottom of the Edit Activities and Interests page click the “Show Other Pages” link.
  4. The “Other Pages You Like” Dialog Box will open and from there you can scroll through your list of liked pages and remove the ones you don’t want by clicking the “Remove Page” Button.

 

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Susan post on

remove those unwanted post

Patrick post on

indeed!

Heero post on

Can’t remove “Dad walk in on daughter…” from the Liked Pages List…
There’s no delete-button in the settings.
And now? O.o

Patrick post on

There is no delete-button….instead you should look for a button named “Remove Page”. Follow these instructions carefully:

1. Navigate to your profile wall by clicking the “Profile” link at the top of your facebook home page.

2. Once on your profile page click “Info” right below your profile picture, then Scroll down to the heading “Activities and Interests” and click the “Edit” link to the right.

3. At the bottom of the Edit Activities and Interests page click the “Show Other Pages” link.

4. The “Other Pages You Like” Dialog Box will open and from there you can scroll through your list of liked pages and remove the ones you don’t want by clicking the “Remove Page” Button.

Candice post on

Hi,

Where on earth is this Profile tab, can’t find it anywhere?

Thanks

bob post on

to Heero.
That teaches you to click!

go to your profile. then info then scroll down to Activities and interests. click more ,, it should show there

Patrick post on

L0L

avrelleneah post on

but the link is still there..how can i remove it? even though i delete it in my account,once i open it,the link is still there and still in my friends account? i followed all the instructions you have given but the link remains..it is so embarrassing..please help me..

patrick post on

What type of scam are you trying to get rid of? Event, Like, Application???

unique chick post on

Please help me , someone had created fake ID account of my friend with name and information Please help ….I have already report abuse profile…however it could not helped either….. of many friends have reported it but no steps are taken.please help.. out… what do I do?
how long facebook going to delete these accounts?This is the link below. http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003625419928

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Onesmas Jito post on

Hi there! This is kind of off topic but I need some guidance from an established blog. Is it hard to set up your own blog? I’m not very techincal but I can figure things out pretty fast. I’m thinking about setting up my own but I’m not sure where to begin. Do you have any points or suggestions? Cheers

Patrick post on

You can do it very easily… Google is your friend ;-)

anna mancini post on

Very good info. Lucky me I ran across your site by accident (stumbleupon). I have bookmarked it for later!

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