Can I change a FB event from private to public?
Hi Alex, Unfortunately, once you create an event, you won’t be able to change the event’s privacy settings.
How do I make a Facebook event public?
To create a public Facebook event on your computer:
- From your News Feed, click Events in the left menu.
- Click + Create Event on the left side.
- Click Public Event, then click Next. …
- Fill in the event name, location, date, time and description.
Can a private Facebook group create a public event?
From the drop-down menu, choose whether to create a public or private event. To create an event using your group, go to your group and look for the Events tab in the left sidebar menu. Or look for the options to create an event in the More drop-down menu beneath your group’s cover photo and in the status update box.
How do I change a private group to public?
Open your Facebook Group and click the three little dots just below the cover photo. From the dropdown, select Edit Group Settings. Scroll down until you see Privacy then click Change Privacy Settings. Select the new Privacy setting you want and click Confirm.
When you create an event on Facebook who sees it?
When creating an event, click Create Private Event in the top-left to make your event private. It will only be visible to the people who are invited. You can choose to allow guests to invite their friends. People who aren’t invited cannot view the event description, photos, Wall posts and videos.
Can you create a Facebook event without publishing it?
Good to know: private Facebook events can only be created from a personal profile. If you are creating an event from your Facebook business page, there is no way to make the event private.
Do private events show up on newsfeed?
Hi Matthew, If you create a private event, only those who are invited will see the event information in their News Feeds and receive notifications regarding the event.
How do I invite non members to a Facebook event?
If you limit the privacy setting on the event you create to group members, then other invitees will not be allowed. In order to invite additional people to the event, the people must join the Facebook group. Non-group members will also be unable to view the event.
Can a Facebook group host an event?
Members of a group can create group events and invite other group members to join. From News Feed click Groups in the left menu. Go to your group and click Events below the cover photo. Click Create Event.
Can you share posts from a private Facebook group?
Posts in closed groups exclude the “share” option to prevent you from sharing another member’s private information, which is never appropriate to do. That said, You can share external (public) content – such as might be cross-posted from a blog or a news bureau – despite the lack of a share option.
Should my Facebook group be public or private?
In general, it’s best for businesses using Facebook groups to interact with their customers to choose private but visible (previously “closed”) groups. This way, the groups can be found, but users must request membership to get in.