Facebook allows you to list several types of contact information on your profile page, such as your address, email and instant-messenger screen name. You can as well change any of this at your convenient time. For instance, you can change Facebook phone number when you want to.
This could be to the reasons best known to you. You might lose your mobile number or you just wanted to change the old Facebook mobile number on your account.
You also have the option of including your phone number. However, displaying your mobile or home phone number on your profile can have negative consequences concerning your privacy. But as with most profile information, Facebook always gives you the option to change Facebook phone number at any time.
How To Change Facebook Phone Number or add new mobile number to Facebook Account
Follow the steps listed below to add a new phone number to your Facebook account, or to change your phone number:
Step 1: ===> On your browser, open Facebook.com
Step 2: ===> On the Facebook’s welcome screen that opens up, login using your details. This could be your mobile number and your password or your email address and password
Step 3: ===> On the homepage of your profile, click the drop down arrow to access the settings button. This arrow located on the notifications tab at the upper right corner of the page.
Step 4: ===> Click setting: From the drop-down list that appears, click the Settings option as shown bellow.
Step 5: ===> On the General Accounts Settings page that opens up, select Mobile from the categories present in the left pane.
Step 6: ===> On the Mobile Settings page, under Your phones section, click the Add another mobile phone number link. Here you can do diver of operation to your mobile setting. These include: Add new mobile number, lost your number and if you are already added one before, you may want to change it.
Though, the aim of this article is to change Facebook phone number on your account. Then, click remove and add new mobile number.
Step 7: ===> On the Please re-enter your password box that opens up, enter your password to confirm your actions, click Submit.
Step 8: ===> On the Activate Facebook Texts window that appears, select your country/region and your mobile carrier from the respective fields. Then click Next to continue.
Step 9: ===> On the new window that opens up, input the confirmation code that you will receive on your new mobile number. As soon as you will enter the confirmation code, your mobile number will be registered with Facebook.
If you do not receive the confirmation code immediately, please wait for some while. Once you receive the code, go back to the same Mobile section under the Settings page of your Facebook account, and input the confirmation code to finalize the registration process on change Facebook phone number.