Facebook is a social networking site that makes it easy for you to connect and share with family and friends online.
When you share something with friends, you create a Post. These Posts can be edited after posting. But sometimes, you cannot Edit Posts on Facebook.
In this article, I will guide you on the following topics:
1. How to Edit Facebook Post
You can edit the Facebook Post by following these steps:
Step 1: Open Facebook App.
Step 2: Tap on your Profile pic.
Step 3: Scroll Down to the post that you want to Edit and tap on Menu (…) (three vertical dots at the upper right corner of a post).
Step 4: Drop down list with multiple options will appear. Tap on Edit Post.
Step 5: Make changes and tap on the Save button in the upper right corner.
In this way, you can edit your Facebook Post.
2. How to Fix No Edit Option on Facebook
When you cannot see the “Edit Post” option on Facebook. This may be caused by multiple reasons. I will provide you with 3 working solutions that fix the no-edit post on Facebook.
Solution 1: Update your Facebook App to the latest version
Sometimes, you don’t have the latest version of Facebook which cause this error of not showing the “Edit Post” Option on Facebook.
Step 1: Open the Play Store App.
Step 2: Search for Facebook in the search bar.
Step 3: Click on the Update button.
Step 4: Wait for downloading and installation of the Facebook App. Open your Facebook App and enjoy editing your posts.
If your Facebook App is updated to the latest version and you are still facing this issue then follow Solution 2.
Solution 2: Clear Cache of Facebook App
The problem of no edit post option on Facebook can be solved by clearing data and/or cache of the Facebook App.
Follow these steps to clear the cache of the Facebook App:
Step 1: Hold the Facebook icon so that multiple options get appear.
Step 2: Tap on App Info.
Step 3: Click on Storage and Cache.
Step 4: At the bottom of the screen, click on Clear Storage and/or Clear Cache.
Step 5: A dialog box will appear. Click on Ok to clear the data.
Clearing the Cache of the Facebook App will solve the problem. If not, then follow Solution 3.
Solution 3: Downgrade your Facebook App to the earlier version
Sometimes, the new update to the Facebook App can cause this problem. So, downgrading the Facebook version to the recent downgrade version will fix this problem. In this section, I will provide you with a link to a trusted website from where you can download the older versions.
Follow these steps:
Step 1: Uninstall the Facebook App.
Step 2: Visit https://facebook.en.uptodown.com/android/versions
Step 3: Select the Facebook version that is not too old.
Step 4: Apk file will be downloaded. Install the App and enjoy editing your posts.
Your problem will be solved. If not, then follow Solution 4.
Solution 4: Use Facebook WebApp or Facebook lite
Use WebApp or Facebook lite to edit the posts on Facebook. Fb lite is available on the Play Store.
I have provided 4 easy solutions to fix the no edit option on Facebook posts. Hope so, these solutions will help you to fix the problem of no edit option on Facebook Posts.