How to Unlike Something on Facebook (Comments, Post or Page)

Introduction

On Facebook you can “Like” a post or a photo. You can also “Like” a comment or a page. This guide demos how to “Unlike” something on Facebook.

How to Unlike Something on Facebook

Below are steps to “Unlike” a post, comment or page.

Options to “Unlike” Something on Facebook

Because some Facebook users access Facebook from a desktop and others from a Mobile phone, this guide offers steps to “Unlike” a post, comment or page on:

  • Desktop PC
  • Facebook App on a Mobile device

How to “Unlike” a Post, Comment or Page on Facebook from a PC

How to

If you want to “Unlike” a Post on Facebook, here are the steps:

  • Locate the post you want to “Unlike”.
how to unlike something on facebook
  • Then scroll below the post. To confirm that you already “Liked” the post, the color of the “Like” icon will be blue.
  • To “Unlike” the post, click on the “Like” icon (thumbs-up icon).
how to unlike something on facebook
  • The “Like” icon will immediately go from blue to gray! It is that easy to “Unlike” something on Facebook!

As I mentioned earlier you also can also “Unlike” a comment on Facebook.

Here are the steps to “Unlike” a comment on Facebook from a PC…

  • Locate the post with the comment you want to “Unlike”.
  • Then scroll to the bottom of the post and click the x comments. See the highlighted portion of the image below.
x will be the current number of comments for the post.
  • When the comments are displayed, the comment you previously “Liked” will be blue. To “Unlike” a comment, click on the thumbs-up “Like” icon. The comment “Like” icon will turn gray, confirming that you have now “Unliked” the comment.

Finally, for this section here are the steps to “Unlike” a Facebook page…

  • On the left pane of your Facebook News Feed, click Pages.
how to unlike something on facebook
  • All the Facebook Pages you “Like” will be displayed. To “Unlike” a page, click “Liked” thumbs-up icon beside the page. The “Liked” icon will change from a tick to a normal thumbs-up. In this example, I “Unliked” Eaglesmind. See the difference between the “Like” buttons in the first and second image below.
how to unlike something on facebook
how to unlike something on facebook

How to “Unlike” a Post, Comment or Page on Facebook App

How to

If you access Facebook from the App on your smartphone, you can still “Unlike” something on Facebook – Post, Comment or Page. Here are the steps:

To “Unlike” a post:

  • Locate the post you want to “Unlike” and scroll to the bottom. If you previously “Liked” the post, the thumbs-up “Like” icon will be blue.
  • To “Unlike” the post, click on the “Like” icon. Once you “Unlike” the post the “Like” icon will turn gray.

If you are looking to “Unlike” a comment, here is how…

  • Open the post with the comment you previously “Liked” and want to “Unlike”. Beneath the post click x comments.
x is the number of comments.
  • Any comment you previously “Liked” will be displayed in blue. To “Unlike” a comment, click on the blue “Like” icon. It will turn gray. Compare the two images below.

Finally, here are the steps to “Unlike” a Facebook page from the App..

  • From the Facebook App on your phone, click the 3 lines on top right of the page. Then click Pages Manager.
  • Then, on the top right of Pages, click Liked Pages.
Liked Pages button is likely to be hidden on the right of your screen. To see the button you may need to swipe right.
  • A list of all the pages you “Like” will be will be displayed – each with a ticked “Liked” icon. To “Unlike” a page, click the “Liked” icon beside it. In this example, I will “Unlike” Argus.
  • To confirm that you have “Unliked” the page, the blue tick icon will change to gray thumbs-up icon.

Conclusion

Whatever your reason for wanting to “Unlike” something on Facebook, I hope you found this guide helpful!

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