How to disable the “People You May Know" feature on Facebook, using FB Purity, the safe, free and top rated browser extension for Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera and Maxthon.
FB Purity Tip: Video Tutorial : How to hide any element on a Facebook page using the FB Purity browser extension’s Custom CSS feature.
This is my first attempt at doing a screencast. So there may some issues. You need to view it full screen to see the steps clearly.
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The latest version of FB Purity is fixed for the new Facebook newsfeed design.
It also fixes hiding the ”Similar To”, “Related Articles” and “More From” popups that show up when you click a link to an external site on the Facebook newsfeed.
Install the latest FB Purity update via the FB Purity Install Page
The reason its so popular is because it gives you complete control over your Facebook experience, letting you filter out or block the junk that you dont want to see, such as Ads, Trending Topics, Facebook Games, Autoplay Videos etc and lets you disable lots of the Facebook functionality you dont like.
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The FB Purity browser extension has an option to hide the Trending Topics box.
You can disable the autoplay videos. You can fix the chat to get rid of the bubbles and also open conversations in the inbox rather than in the tiny chat window.
With FBP you can re-theme facebook with the colours and font of your choice,
You can filter the newsfeed so you dont see stories about things you are not interested in.
You can also get alerts when anyone unfriends you (deleted friends alerts)
With so much amazing functionality, its no wonder FB Purity consistently gets high scores in reviews, and has over 117,000 users worldwide!
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How to Hide / Remove / Get Rid of the New Trending Box on Facebook
1) Install the safe, free and top rated FB Purity browser extension (for Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Opera)
2) Click the FBP link at the top of your Facebook page to open the FB Purity options screen.
3) Tick the Hide “Trending Topics / Hashtags" option
4) Click the “Save & Close" Button
5) Thats it, the Trending Topics Box should now be gone for good! :)
FB Purity v9.3.2 has been released with the option for disabling Facebook’s new autoplay videos. It also adds an option to allow the viewing of Animated Gifs in the Facebook newsfeed.
The latest version of the FB Purity browser extension adds the option to view Animated Gifs in the Newsfeed.
After installing FB Purity, and enabling the “Show Animated Gifs" option, if you or anybody else posts a link to an animated gif (located on an external site) to the Facebook newsfeed, FB Purity will convert the GIF link into a fully working animated GIF image.
“Screenshot showing the location of the Animated Gifs option on the FB Purity options Screen”