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How to Remove Yourself from Facebook as an Admin

“I can not for the life of me figure out how to remove myself from a FB admin role. I’m leaving my current company and want to remove myself, but also add someone else on before I head out. It used to be so super simple but now I can’t figure it out. I tried Google and searched here. Does anyone have a quick simple solution for me? Appreciate your assistance.”

When you leave a job, there are a lot of things to take care of – updating your resume, packing up your desk, and saying goodbye to your co-workers.

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One thing that may not be on your mind is removing yourself as an administrator from your company’s Facebook page. But if you’re no longer with the company, it’s important to take care of this task.

Here’s how:

First, you’ll need to go to Settings on the right-hand side of your Facebook page. Scroll down to Page Roles and click on the Edit button. From there, you’ll be able to add or remove admins for the page. If you want to remove yourself as an admin, simply type your name into the box and click Remove.

If you’re leaving your company and want someone else to take over as admin, add them as an admin before removing yourself. Your boss, for example, can easily become an admin by typing his or her name into the box and clicking Add.

It’s important to note that only admins can remove other admins from a Facebook page. So if you want someone else to take over as admin but don’t want to leave yourself completely out of the loop, add them as an admin and then remove yourself.

Removing yourself as an admin from a Facebook page can seem like a daunting task, but it’s actually pretty simple. Just follow these steps and you’ll be good to go!

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