If you don’t see the “Add as Friend” button, it’s because the person you’re trying to befriend has adjusted her privacy settings to block friend requests (see Chapter 14 for details). Fill out the confirmation box that appears and then click Send Request.
The first reason why the “Add Friend” button is not showing, has disappeared, or missing on Facebook is because the user has restricted their privacy settings. … If you set the setting to “Everyone”, anyone that has an account on Facebook can add you as a friend.
How do I send a friend request on Facebook if there is no option?
You or the person you want to add can only get friend requests from friends of friends. One of you may have set your privacy settings to get friend requests only from friends of friends on Facebook. Ask them to send you a request instead or change your privacy settings. The friend request was deleted.
Why can’t I send a friend request to someone on Facebook?
If you’re currently not able to send friend requests, this is usually because: You recently sent a lot of friend requests. Your past friend requests have gone unanswered. Your past friend requests were marked as unwelcome.
How can you tell if someone blocked you on Facebook?
To check if someone has blocked you on Facebook Messenger, try sending a message to their profile. If you get an error message that reads “This person isn’t available at the moment,” then the person has either blocked you or deactivated their account.
You already sent a friend request, and it’s either still pending or the recipient deleted it. Now the Add Friend button doesn’t show up, so you can’t send a new friend request. If your request was deleted, Facebook has blocked you from sending that person another friend request for one whole year.
What does it mean when your friend request disappears?
The person who sent the friend request may have deleted the request. You may have already denied the friend request. The person who sent the friend request may have deactivated their account after sending the request.
Is Add friend the same as friend request?
To add this person as a friend, all you need to do is click the Add Friend button. Clicking this button sends a Friend Request. When she accepts, you’ll become friends. You won’t be friends with someone until she confirms your Friend Request.
What does it mean when you send a friend request and it says message?
If it says “friend request sent” and “message” on the person’s profile, then the person has yet to decide. If it says “message” only, then the person has said both “not now” AND “Mark as spam” to the request.
When someone blocks you on Facebook can they still see your profile?
When someone blocks you, they won’t be able to see things you post on your profile, start conversations with you or add you as a friend.
How can you tell if you’ve been blocked?
“The simplest way to tell if you have been blocked by an Android user is to call,” Lavelle says. Just like with an iPhone, listen for it to be diverted to voicemail or play you a pre-recorded message.