How to View Your Facebook Profile or Page as Someone Else (2020)?

In this post, we’ll see:

View Your Facebook Profile as Someone Else on PC

  1. Sign in to Facebook.
  2. Go to your profile by clicking on the profile name at the top.
  3. Click on three horizontal dots beside the Activity log.
  4. Hit the View as option.
View as option

Now, you can see the profile as it looks to others and a notification at the top stating that you’re viewing the profile as Public.

Notification stating that you are viewing page as Public

If you want to get back to your view, click on the X in the notification at the top. Alternatively, you can click on your profile name at the top to do this task.

View Your Facebook Profile as Someone Else on Android and iPhone

​Open the Facebook app.

​Now, tap the three vertical lines at the top.

Tap your profile name.

For Android: Hit the View As option.

View as option in Facebook for Android

For iPhone: Tap three horizontal dots > View as.

That’s all. You can see the profile as Public now.

To get back to your view: Tap on the Exit View option if you’re on Android. If you’re on iPhone, tap Back arrow at the top twice.

View Your Facebook Page as Someone Else on PC

  1. Go to your Facebook page.
  2. Click on three horizontal dots beside the Share.
  3. Click on the View as Page Visitor option.

Now, you can see the page as it looks to the visitor.

Refresh the page to get back to your view if you wish.

View Your Facebook Page as Someone Else on Android and iPhone

  1. ​Launch the Facebook app.
  2. Tap on the three vertical lines at the top.
  3. Hit your Facebook page.
  4. Hit the View As option.
View as option in Facebook for iPhone

Now, you can see the page as it looks to the visitor.

Hit Back arrow if you want to get back to your view.​