How To Report Or Remove Photo From Facebook?

If you come across any offensive image in your Facebook account, you can easily report it to Facebook for removing it from the website. If the photo is found not following the Community Standards of Facebook (for example nudity, violence), you can anonymously report it to get removed. To know how to report or remove a photo from your Facebook account, follow the step-by-step instructions provided below.

Steps to Report or Remove Photo From Facebook

1.) In your Facebook account, click on the photo you wish to report.

NOTE: If the profile is locked and you are unable to view the photo in full size, click on the Give feedback or report photo.

2.) Next, move your mouse over the photo and click Options that appear in the lower-right section.

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3.) Then, select the option – Give feedback on this photo. A box will pop up on your screen.

4.) In the box, you will see different options such as Nudity, Violence, Harassment, False News, Spam, Hate Speech, etc. Select the appropriate option from the box and click on the Send button.

5.) Facebook will review the photo and remove it if it breaches its defined standards.

NOTE: If you wish to remove a photo posted by someone on Facebook, unfortunately, you will not be able to do so. You can only report such photos to Facebook in order to get them removed. However, only if Facebook finds the photo to be breaching standards, it will be removed from Facebook.

Looking to Remove a Photo which is Posted on Your Timeline?

If you are looking to remove a photo that is posted on your Timeline, you can remove it from your timeline but not from the Facebook.  To remove the photo from your timeline, follow these steps:

1.) In your Facebook account, go to your Timeline and click on the down arrow icon located next to the Date and time in the post.

2.) From the drop-down menu that appears on your screen, click on the Report/Remove Tag to report the photo or to remove the tag.

3.) If you wish to hide it from your timeline, you will need to click on the “Three Dots” located on the upper-right corner of the post.

4.) From the drop-down menu that appears on your screen, click on the Hide from timeline option to hide the photo from your timeline.

And this is how you can report or remove the photo from the Facebook account.

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