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Friday, October 26, 2012

How to Eliminate Facebook Timeline & catch Old Profile Again

The new Facebook Timeline is not at all friendly with older browsers like Internet Explorer7, So if old browsers are in use, you will not be able to see your timeline profile. If upgraded Versions are employed, you’ve to modify the compatibility to older browser. You’ve to disengage the steps which will make the browser work for latest version.

Here I’ll exhibit you how to employ these activities in Chrome, Firefox, Safari & IE 7+browsers.

Now I’ll enlighten gradually the process for each browser -

1.Users of Google Chrome pursue these steps:
  1. Launch Google Chrome Browser.
  2. Right click on the Google Chrome icon & opt properties. Properties dialogue box will open.
  3. In the dialogue box you’ll see the TARGET text box which has URL of goggle Chrome. Now copy & paste the below code in target box- ‘chrome.exe’ (leave space after ‘chrome.exe’ & paste the code)

Users of Windows 7

–user-agent=”Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 6.0)”

Note: beginning of the Code has to be two hyphens (–), not the long dash (-).

Users of Windows XP

–user-agent=”Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 5.1)”

Note: beginning of the Code line should be two hyphens (–), not the long dash (-).


C:\Users\Wolverine\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe–user-agent=”Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 6.0)”

How to eliminate Facebook timeline & catch Old Profile again

Click Apply and OK.

Now re-launch the Google Chrome where you modified the Code. Login to your facebook page and enjoy the old layout.

2.Steps for Mozilla Firefox users:
  1. Launch Firefox and go to Add-on screen.
  2. Go to this link & Install the Add-on and resume the Firefox.
  3. After Installing, find User Agent Switcher option is existing in Navigation bar, if not Right Click on the Navigation bar and press customize and drag & drop the User Agent Switcher add-on to the Navigation bar.
  4. Click the User Agent Switcher in the Navigation bar and opt INTERNET EXPLORER

Now open Facebook and enjoy old layout.

3. For SAFARI users:
  1. Launch safari; click “Alt” key to show menu.
  2. Now, go to Developers > User Agent > Internet Explorer 7.0
  3. resume the browser and then open
How to eliminate Facebook timeline & catch Old Profile again

You will now enjoy Facebook profile with the old interface.

4. For Internet Explorer users:

  1. For individuals using Internet Explorer 7, no requirement to do any modification as Facebook Timeline will not be visible to them. For others :
  2. Launch Facebook Profile Page.
  3. Press Alt button. Go to Tools > Compatibility View Settings.
  4. If is previously filled in, press on Add else fill and Click on Add. Later close the window.
  5. Refresh the page.

Just trail the above steps to eliminate Facebook timeline and enjoy your old profile.


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