Poke is a basic Facebook feature that has become rather addictive.
You are free to poke whoever you want.
Today, we are going to see How you can poke Someone on Facebook. We will also look at how to delete a poke, or stop a Facebook friend from poking you.
How to Poke Someone on Facebook
Follow the steps below to poke a Facebook friend or user.
Login to Facebook account, and visit the profile of the person you’d like to poke on you.
Then click on the menu icon, which is located beneath the person’s cover photo and name, to access the poke icon.
To poke the person, simply click on it, and they’ll be poked right away.
Your Facebook friend will be informed of your poke.
Isn’t it simple?
Please note that you cannot poke the same individual twice unless the initial poke has been removed.
How to Unpoke Someone on Facebook
There is no way to unpoke someone on Facebook because there is no such thing as an unpoke button, only a poke button.
So, all I’m trying to convey is that on Facebook, you can’t unpoke someone.
Perhaps the platform didn’t include it because most people will simply disregard the poke.
You can poke someone on Facebook to let them know you’re thinking about them.
Keep in mind that the majority of your buddies will poke back.
However, you can remove a poke on Facebook.
To remove a poke on Facebook see the next section.
How to Remove a Poke on Facebook
However, while you can’t unpoke someone on Facebook, you can delete a poke on Facebook
You may quickly remove it from your notification list once you receive a notification on Facebook poked.
If you remove a poke, the user or their friends can poke you again in the future.
Follow the steps below to get rid of a Facebook poke.
On your web browser, log in to your Facebook account.
Go to the menu page and select Home, or go to https://facebook.com/pokes.
Then, on the right side of the page, look for the pokes area.
You can see all of the pokes you’ve received from friends on this list.
To delete a poke, click the “X” button next to the one you want to get rid of.
The poke will be gone in an instant.
And if the person poking you is becoming bothersome, you can tell them to stop.
To prevent someone from poking you on Facebook, follow the instructions below.
Simply select the privacy shortcut button from the menu icon in the top right corner of your news feed.
Select the third option, “How do I stop someone from bothering me.”
A page will appear on which you must input the name or email address of the person you want to stop poking you, and the individual will be immediately prevented from poking you.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Where Can I See How many Pokes I’ve Sent on Facebook?
On your pokes page, you can check how many pokes you’ve sent.
After you’ve poked a friend more than once, it’ll start showing your pokes activity with them.
If you’re having trouble finding your pokes page, type https://facebook.com/pokes into your browser’s address bar.
Can I get a Facebook Poke Back After I Remove it?
You can’t retrieve a poke back once you’ve removed it from your poke pages.
Remember that you can only be poked by the same person if you either poke them back or remove their poke.