You or the person you want to add can only get friend requests from friends of friends. One of you may have set your privacy settings to get friend requests only from friends of friends on Facebook. Ask them to send you a request instead or change your privacy settings.
Why can I not send a friend request on Facebook?
If you’re currently not able to send friend requests, this is usually because: You recently sent a lot of friend requests. Your past friend requests have gone unanswered. Your past friend requests were marked as unwelcome.
If you don’t see the “Add as Friend” button, it’s because the person you’re trying to befriend has adjusted her privacy settings to block friend requests (see Chapter 14 for details). Fill out the confirmation box that appears and then click Send Request.
Where has Facebook friend request gone?
If you got a notification saying you received a friend request, but you don’t see it on your Facebook account: The person who sent the friend request may have deleted the request. You may have already denied the friend request.
How do you make a friend request on Facebook?
To send someone a friend request on Facebook, open Facebook → sign in to your account → open the profile of the person you want to add → click “Add Friend.”
How do you know if someone blocked you on Facebook?
Check Your Friends List. A fast way to see who’s blocked you on Facebook is to check your friends list. Simply put, if the person you suspect has blocked you doesn’t show up in your Facebook friends list, then you’ve been unfriended or blocked. If they do appear in your list, then you’re still friends.
How do you know if someone has rejected your friend request on Facebook?
Go to the Facebook home screen and click on the friends icon in the upper right hand corner. Then hit “Find Friends.” There you will see all of the people waiting for you to accept their friend requests. But, if you hit the tiny “View Sent Requests” button at the top of the page, you can find out who’s rejected you.
What happens if you send a Facebook friend request and then cancel it?
Unfortunately yes. Once you’ve sentout the friend request, they will get a notification on Facebook that you sentthem a request. Since you cancelled it,now when they click it on to accept it if they do, it will tell them the request is no longer valid.