How to Change Your Email on Facebook on Mobile & PC
Here we are, you wanna change your Facebook email address and I am going to show you how to do it. Sometimes, you may feel uncomfortable with the desire email address you have added or linked with Facebook. Then you may think to remove or change it for whatever. However, you can change the email address associated with your FB account with ease. And there is nothing required but a valid Gmail or other email address and your account password.
Note that if your FB account has been compromised. Then it is important to report it and change its password with or without an email address. However, here is how to change your email on Facebook. All you need is a stable internet connection and smartphone or any type of computer.
First of all, I will show how to do it on your smartphone using the Facebook application. Then the procedure to do it via your computer Windows, Linux, or macOS machine. Now let’s get started…
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How to change your Facebook email on mobile
You can easily change your email address with your Facebook application. But you need to update your Facebook application first. Once you do that, follow these steps:
- Open the Facebook app.
- Tap the menu then Settings & Privacy and then Settings.
- Now tap Personal Information then Contact Info.
- In the Manage Contact Info section, tap Add Email Address.
- Enter your New Email Address in the first box.
- Then Enter your Facebook Password in the second box.
- Tap the Add Email button.
That’s it, Facebook will now ask you to confirm the provided email account. So check your email inbox and confirmation adding your desire email address. However, if you wanna change the new one, then select that email in the Manage Contact Info section. Then tap the Remove option. So this is exactly how to change your email address associated with your Facebook account.
How to change your email on Facebook on PC
You can add, change, or remove an email address on your Facebook using your computer. Moreover, if the old Facebook site, layout, or design, and new design the procedure is a little bit different. I will show you how to do it in the new Facebook design too but below to this part of the article.
Thus you can use any computer with a stable internet connection and a web browser. You can use macOS, Windows, or Linux computer to do so. Follow these steps in order to change the email on FB:
- Go to your Facebook account.
- Then click the dropdown at the top right the Settings.
- Click Edit next to Contact in the General Account Settings.
- Now click Add another email or mobile number.
- Enter your New Email and click the Add button.
That is it, now the choice is yours either to make this email as primary by clicking on the “Make Primary” option under this email address. However, you can remove the previous one by clicking on the Remove option under that one. Using the same steps as above, you can go ahead and add, change, or edit your phone number associated with the Facebook account.
How to change your email in new Facebook design on PC
Only a few steps are different while doing so in the classic and new Facebook design. Don’t worry I am going to show the same procedure you can follow in the new FB design. Here is how to do it in the new Facebook design:
- Loing to your Facebook design.
- Click the dropdown at the top right.
- Now click Settings & Privacy then Settings.
- Click General then Edit option next to Contact.
- Then click Add another email or phone number.
- Enter your email and then click that Add button.
Facebook may ask you to confirm the action by entering your password again. Also, they will send you a confirmation email to that email address. Then get into your email inbox and verify the action. After that, there is a clear option in the contact section. For example, you can make an email address primary, remove it, or allow the friend to include my email address in the Download your Information.
How to change the primary email on Facebook on phone
To set another as your primary and add another one on Facebook your phone. Follow these easy steps: Open your Facebook app, then go to the menu. Tap Settings & Privacy then Settings. Now tap the Personal Information option then Contact Info. Add another email or tap the primary option under the email you have already added. This way you can add or make an existing email as primary on the Facebook app.
Can I change the email address on Facebook without my password
There is no way to change an email address on your Facebook without entering your password. Because this is the only way Facebook confirms that its the account owner implementing changes. If there is someone telling you they will do it for you, you will get nothing but compromising your account privacy and wasting your precious time.
Why can’t I change my primary email on Facebook
You cannot change your privacy email on Facebook unless you add another one. Add another email in your Facebook account by getting into Settings, General Settings, click Edit next Contact and click Add another email or phone number option. Enter your new email to add it then select it as primary. If you want to, remove the old one by clicking on the Remove option under that in the Contact section in General Settings.