How to report a post on Facebook

Updated: 01/24/2018 by Computer Hope

Facebook makes it easy to report any post you find abusive, offensive, or that is against their Policies by doing the following steps.

In the top right corner of every post on the Facebook News Feed for desktop computers and mobile devices is a small gray arrow that points down click or tap this arrow to open a menu similar to the example shown below.

Hide posts on Facebook

Report post

Select the Report Post option that appears in the menu and select the reasons you are reporting the post.

Facebook reported post options

Once you've selected one of the reasons why you are reporting a post, click the Continue button.

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