Desktop Version of Facebook: Facebook is one of the most used social media sites with more than 2.6 billion active users per month. There are lots of features that have made this site popular worldwide.
But sadly many features of Facebook’s desktop version are not available in the mobile version of Facebook. This is a big issue because nowadays most people prefer to use Facebook on their mobile phones.
Though Facebook has optimized the mobile version for mobile devices, it is not as enjoyable and smooth as the desktop version. If you have the same complaint, we are here to help you out. You can now enjoy the Facebook desktop version on your Android phones or tablets with ease.
- 1 How to View Desktop Version of Facebook on Android?
How to View Desktop Version of Facebook on Android?
Now, when you try to open Facebook on your Android phone by default you will be directed to the Mobile version. This applies to the Facebook site as well, when you use a browser for Facebook you will be redirected to the android version.
Now, if you are a marketer or someone who uses Facebook for groups or pages, you would probably need a desktop version for a better experience. Hence, to fulfill your need you will have to manually set and use Facebook’s desktop version on your Android devices.
You can access Facebook with three different methods. Read below to find out:
Method 1: View Desktop Version of Facebook with Chrome Browser
Using Facebook through the browser is one of the easy ways to access desktop version, we prefer the chrome browser but you can have your own preference:
Step1: Start Chrome Browser on your Android device
Step2. Click on the three-dotted menu at the top right corner of your screen. Now, choose the Desktop site from the drop-down menu.
Step3: Open Facebook.com on your browser, you will see the desktop version of the social site. Sign-in into your account and enjoy it.
In some Android devices, the desktop version of Facebook will appear to be smaller than usual. This might trouble your eyes while viewing Facebook on your phone. To resolve this matter and get a better view opt for landscape mode.
Method 2: View Desktop Version of Facebook using chrome browser(After you land on the mobile version)
There is one more method for viewing Facebook’s Desktop version on your browser. This can be used after you land on facebook’s Mobile version on your Android device. Follow the steps given below:
Step1: Open Facebook.com on Chrome browser, you will land on the mobile version of Facebook.
Step2: Click on the three-dotted menu at the top right corner of your screen. Choose Desktop Site from the menu.
Your browser will now switch the mobile version into the Desktop version. Login into your account again uses Facebook’s desktop version on your phone.
Method 3: Type URL to Access Desktop Version of Facebook on Android Phone
This method is uncertain, whether it will work or not will depend upon the Facebook version you are using on your Android device.
Step1: Launch the Facebook app on your Android device and sign into your account.
Step2: Now, Open Chrome and in the search bar paste this URL: Press Enter
You shall now be viewing the desktop version, if this method fails to work you shall be redirected to the mobile version.
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