How To Delete Saved Items On Facebook


A woman called me because she had some saved items on Facebook and could not unsave them or delete them. I tried on my own Facebook with the same results. And I thought Microsoft was the King of screwing up simple things. I wrote before on how to save them:

Read: How To Save Facebook Links

Normally, you can delete or unsave an item by going to your Saved items, click on the three dots and in the menu that opens click on Unsave, or click on the X in the top right-hand corner. Move your mouse over to see it.  At the time of this writing, it is not working. After a bit of searching online, I found this solution.

Click on the arrow/triangle on top of the page. Then click on Activity Log.


Then on the left-hand side of the page under Filters, look for the word Comments and under that, you should see the word MORE. Click on the word MORE and it shows more options.

Scroll down until you see the word Saved.

Click on it and now see all your saved posts. On the right-hand side of each post is a symbol that looks like a pencil. Click on it and then the only option available, click on Delete.


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Terry Hollett

Terry is a self-taught computer aficionado, who after being exposed to Windows 3.1 in the early 1990's devoured every book and magazine on the subject he could get his hands on. A published author with over 20 years' experience building and servicing computers for friends and family he started his first website in 2002 at Hit Any Key.

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