How to Put Facebook on My Desktop

Facebook allows users to keep in touch with friends and family from an easy-to-use online dashboard. You can create a desktop shortcut to the Facebook site to eliminate the steps of having to launch a Web browser and manually type in the URL of the site every time you wish to log in.

Step 1

Open any Web browser and navigate to facebook.com.

Step 2

Click the "F" Facebook icon located on the left side of the address bar next to the URL.

Step 3

Hold down the mouse while you drag the icon to the desktop.