How to Fix a Facebook Status So No One Can Leave a Comment

By Cynthia Tucker

Facebook makes it easy to keep in touch with friends and family, and keep track of their activities. However, there can be disadvantages to having a Facebook account. Perhaps you are overloaded with undesirable comments on your statuses. If you are a professional, there may be certain comments you don't want your peers to see. Maybe you have friends who leave annoying or inappropriate comments. Fortunately, there is a way to fix a Facebook status so no one can leave a comment.

Step 1

Log in to your Facebook account. Click on the "Account" tab at the top right. Choose "Privacy Settings."

Step 2

Scroll down to the bottom of the page. Click the "Customize Settings" link.

Step 3

Scroll down to the Things Others Share section.

Step 4

Click the drop down box to the right of the Permission To Comment On Your Posts line. Choose "Customize."

Step 5

Under the Make This Visible To section, choose "Only Me" from the drop down box.

Step 6

Click the "Save Setting" button on the bottom right.