Facebook states, “The sidebar is sensitive to the amount of free space you have on your screen, so it only appears if there’s enough room for it. If you don’t see the sidebar, just click Chat in the bottom right corner of your screen, which shows the same list of friends you’ll find in your sidebar.”
It seems to have been caused by a bug affecting some desktop users. Normally, the sidebar contains shortcuts to pretty much everything on Facebook, including Groups and a button to bring up your Newsfeed. On Twitter, one person wrote: ‘Facebook bug on PC for all users, left menu or sidebar is missing.
The left side of any screen on Facebook is taken up by what Facebook calls the sidebar. The sidebar is the menu on the left side of the page that provides links to frequently used areas of the site, as well as access to your online friends for easy chatting.
you have to right click on the friend list right below of the screen and refresh and it will all come back 🙂 I haev the same problem, how do i fix it? Click in the chatbox and they will appear. Once you have them back look just below them and you will see two icons.
It typically appears as a column to the left of the main content, though it can appear on the right side as well. Both Windows and Mac OS X desktop windows include a sidebar by default.
How to turn the Facebook ticker back on. Just click the “Chat” button the bottom-right corner of the page; when you do, the Sidebar—complete with the ticker—will spring open.
Note: clicking “Menus” when logged on to your Facebook account, you will go to the configuration screen. You can view your menus by clicking “View menupod” on top right.
Hide the sidebar:
You may want to hide the Chat Sidebar sometimes – that’s easy: click the cog icon > click “Hide Sidebar.”
How do I find my shortcuts on Facebook?
in the bottom right of Facebook. Select Settings & Privacy. Tap Settings, then tap Shortcuts. Tap Shortcut bar, then tap next to the shortcut to toggle it on or off.
Why can’t I see all my friends friends on Facebook?
By default, Facebook always lets a user’s friends see his or her posts. The most restricted standard privacy setting is “Friends Only,” which only stops non-friends from seeing a Wall. If you are friends with someone and still cannot see that user’s wall, it means your friend has customized his or her Wall privacy.
Why can’t I see friends on Facebook?
You may not see some of your Facebook friends in an app because they may have: Edited the privacy settings for the app. Turned off Facebook’s integration with the app. Blocked the app.
Why is Facebook not showing whos active?
If the person recently posted something on Facebook but their activity status is not shown, then they’ve most likely turned off their active status. … Instead, their active status is not showing because of their inactivity (offline for more than 24 hours) on Facebook.
You can redisplay the side bar using either of the following methods:
- Use a gesture. Drag from the left hand side of the screen with two fingers.
- Use the side bar button. Tap the side bar button to show the side bar. You can drag the side bar button to another position on screen. Figure 4.2. Side Bar Button.
Where is the side bar?
The Android mobile operating system also uses the term “drawers” to refer to a type of sidebar menu widget, usually accessible by swiping from the left edge of the screen.
Sidebar menus have been used as a directory for Related Pages to a Service offering, Navigation items to a specific service or topic and even just as Links the visitor may be interested in.