Few hours ago I was searching for how to hide last name on Facebook as I too have single name so I started looking for my question ” How to make single name account on Facebook ? ” on Google and find solution .
Facebook allowed only Indonesians who can make their account single name because most of people living there has single name. I know that like me there are so many people who have single name on all official documents and also want same name in facebook account. So to help those people who has single name I’m providing tips to hide last name on facebook.
Now question how making single name account on facebook is possible. Guys have sit and read what tips I wrote below for hiding last name in Facebook account.
How to Make Single Name Account or hide last name on facebook ?
To Hide last name on Facebook you need to act like you’re from Indonesia not from other country or from your native country. According to Facebook source , Indonesians are allowed to make single name account on Facebook. While you’re following these tips to make single name in facebook account you need to look at warning its shows during process.
I myself used this trick on my profile and got single name “Ravinder” but later I changed it to Ravinder Dande because most of my friends knows me by full name ” Ravinder Dande ” . If you think you want single name be aware that your friends who find you on facebook by your full name will not be able to find by that name you had earlier so you also have to tell them that you changed your name and made single name account on Facebook.
Now when you finally decided to hide last name account on Facebook . So follow steps what I followed to make my facebook account without last name.
Steps to make Single name account and Hide last name on facebook
Step 1 : Open your Mozilla Firefox browser to log in to your facebook account and then move to ” General Account Setting ” .
Step 2 : In General Account Setting , you will see Language option where you have to click and change language to ” Bahasa Indonesia ” .
Step 3 : Now you need to find proxy of country ” Indonesia ” and also a port that will be 8080. To make it easier for you , I’m providing a link to site where you can check proxy and port.
Here is Link : http://www.proxynova.com/proxy-server-list/country-id/
Step 4 : Once you gone on site I mentioned then select Indonesia for proxy country and 8080 for port. When you will click on ” udpate result ” updated Proxy of Indonesia country will be dispayed on screen which you have to copy for forther steps.
Note : In general Format of the proxy address will be like 18.104.22.168. You have to follow step 3 and 4 to find updated Indonesian proxy and port. While you’re finding proxy you need to have patient because finding proxy is not easy as it changes in minutes so keep trying till you get right proxy to make you facebook account single name.
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Step 5 : Once you found right proxy then you need to change proxy in your Mozilla Firefox browser. To change proxy in Firefox browser you have to move in given way : Go to Tools => Options =>Advanced => Network => Settings.
Step 6 : You’re now on Setting option of Mozilla Firefox browser. You need to select “Manual proxy configuration ” to paste updated Indonesian proxy and port. After pasting proxy and port you have to select option “Use this proxy server for all protocols” before clicking ” ok ” button in setting. You’re done pasting proxy and port in Mozilla Firefox browser’s setting.
Step 7 : Now Refresh your window in which you logged in to your facebook account to make single name. After refreshing window click on name setting in your account and remove last and click on ” Save Changes ” button. Once changes is updated or saved you got single name account on facebook.
Note : Congratulation You just hide your last name in your facebook account.But process is not finished here you need to follow further steps.
Step 8 : Click on language setting of your account and change language (Bahasa Indonesia) back to ” English “.
Step 9 : You have single name now in you account so move to setting option in Mozilla Firefox browser to remove ” Manual proxy configuration ” you added in step 6 and select “Use system proxy setting”. Click on ” ok “to save ” system proxy setting ” change.
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Step 10 : Tell your friends 🙂 that you have changed or removed your last name in your account on facebook.
Final words : I’m done with steps to hide last name in account now if you face any problem or have any question regarding making single name account on facebook then let me know below in comment.