How to Disable the New Facebook Album Viewer

If you have been using Facebook for a long time then you might have noticed that Facebook changes its layout and several other features regularly. Recently, Facebook introduced a new photo album viewer which opens the album with a black background. I don’t really find this feature user friendly. If you’re someone like me then you will consider disabling this feature.

How to Disable the New Facebook Album Viewer

Here are some ways how you can get rid of the new album viewer on Facebook:

The easy way:

Simply hit the refresh button once the album viewer opens. Voila! You will return to the normal album viewer which you saw earlier.

To disable it permanently:
If you’re using Google Chrome, then you can download and use the following extensions which will permanently disable the new album viewer:

Old FB Album
Facebook Black Album Remover

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Discussion

4 comments for “How to Disable the New Facebook Album Viewer”

  • Zubair Khan

    Good option… there’s a better one!

    just click out side the black view area.. one click and VOILA! :)

  • http://www.bizzntech.com Joel

    That’s pretty cool! Never knew that. LOL :-)

  • http://www.bizzntech.com Joel

    I just checked that. If you click outside the black area. You land up on the album. It doesnt show you the viewer like before.

  • http://www.facebook.com/david.huston.790 David Huston

    I just checked that. If you click outside the black area. You land up on the album. It doesnt show you the viewer like before.

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