Facebook introduced new tools for its users last year. This tool allows users to see what data about you on Facebook is being accessed by third-party apps and websites. The tool known as ‘Off-Facebook Activity’ allows users to control these data sharing settings.
Here’s step-by-step guide on how to use this tool:
How to access Off-Facebook Activity
Open Facebook and login
Now, click on the drop-down icon at the top right and choose Security and Privacy
Click on Settings and choose Your Facebook Information
Then, click on Off-Facebook Activity option
How to view all the apps and websites accessing information from Facebook Off-Facebook Activity
On the Off-Facebook Activity page, click on the Manage your off-Facebook activity. Enter your password for verification. Here you will see the list of all the apps and websites linked with your Facebook account.
How to disable Off-Facebook Activity for apps and websites
Follow above mentioned steps and then choose the app or website for which you want to turn off the Facebook activity.
Click on it and scroll down to find the option ‘Turn off future activity from Truecaller: ID & spam block’. Click on it to disable Off-Facebook Activity for that particular app or website.
How to disable Off-Facebook Activity for all apps and website at once
Click on Manage Future Activities from the Off-Facebook Activity page
Then, click on Manage Facebook Activity again in the popup
At the next page, turn off the Future off-Facebook activity toggle to disable all the future Off-Facebook Activities.
How to clear Off-Facebook Activity history
To do that, simply click on the Clear history button from the Off-Facebook Activity page. Confirm by clicking on Clear History button in the popup.