Stop Your Facebook Profile Picture Changes from Appearing in Your Friends Newsfeed

You can stop your Facebook profile picture changes from appearing in your Friends’ newsfeed following the steps below:

  • Right after you’ve changed your Facebook profile picture, click on View Activity Log from your Facebook Timeline. View Activity Log resides in the lower right side of your cover photo.
  • You can see your updated profile picture as the latest activity in your Activity Log. Click on the visibility button (should be a ‘globe sign’ to indicate ‘Public’) ¬†and change the visibility to Only me.

Changing this to Only me¬†would prevent your profile picture changes from appearing in your Friends’ newsfeed.

Also, do the following to hide your profile picture changes from your Timeline:

  • See the profile picture changes post in your Timeline? Click on the down arrow button beside it and select Hide from Timeline.

This would hide this post from your Timeline.