The Facebook Hidden Feature shows EXACTLY how much time you’re wasting on the app – and offers a way to save time

If you feel like you’re wasting a lot of time on Facebook, there’s a feature that shows exactly how much.

Many apps now offer screen time options so people can get a better idea of ​​when to switch off.

See how much time you're wasting on Facebook


See how much time you’re wasting on Facebook

Some also offer ways to go on a “tech diet” with tools to help you cut down on their use.

And Facebook is no exception.

To see how long you’ve been scrolling through the platform, first open the main menu, then tap Settings & Privacy.

Next, select settings and find Your time on Facebook.

Finally open Watch your time.

Here you can see the exact time you spent on Facebook in the last seven days.

There is an average time this week and also an average time last week so you can find out if your usage has gone up or down.

Slide along, and there’s information on your breakdown of day and night usage.

And slide again to see how many times you’ve actually opened the app.

If you want to keep up to date with your Facebook time, contact the Weekly update option on.

Manage your time on Facebook

Back on the main Facebook time screen, there is also an option plan your time.

If you open this you will get some tools to help you reduce,

Quite mode allows you to block notifications for a specified duration – or indefinitely until you turn them off.

You can also Schedule quiet mode to activate on days and times of your choice, ideal for anything like the evening when you should end the day.

There is also a daily time reminder below.

This will alert you if you’ve used Facebook for a specific time of the day, which you can choose – so choose wisely.

Time controls are worth trying to limit your consumption


Time controls are worth trying to limit your consumptionPhoto credit: AFP
  • Read the latest phone and gadget news
  • Stay up to date on Apple stories
  • Get the latest on Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram

The best tips and hacks for phones and gadgets


Looking for tips and hacks for your phone? Want to find these secret features in social media apps? We’ve got you covered…

Get the latest news about WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook and other tech gadgets here.

We pay for your stories! Do you have a story for The Sun Online Tech & Science Team? Email us at The Facebook Hidden Feature shows EXACTLY how much time you’re wasting on the app – and offers a way to save time

Fry Electronics Team

Fry is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button