How to Switch to Facebook Beta for Desktop Users


How to Switch to Facebook Beta – Hello guys, I believe you all are aware of the new Facebook design called “Facebook Beta“?. Yes, that is why I am here to explain it better to you.

Just like WordPress has different editorial modes which are the Gutenberg, Block editor, SiteOrigin Page builder, classic editor, etc. Facebook has also classified their own into two which are “Facebook Beta” and “Classic Facebook”

Though I have not yet tested how it works on android, I have tested it on my chrome browser. Despite the fact that it was too difficult to switch back from beta to classic the first day I tried it, though I overcame it.

So, right here on this page, I will show you how to switch from “Classic Facebook” to “Facebook Beta ” on the web, not App and vise versa.

SEE ALSO: Newest Guide on How to Login to Facebook

What is Classic Facebook on Web

The “Classic Facebook” is the old design of Facebook UI that you’ve been using when browsing through chrome or any web browser.  [See how a classic Facebook design looks like on the image below;]

As you can see on the image++ above, the user interface is kind of friendly and easy to understand. So let’s check how the BETA Version looks like;

What is Facebook Beta on Web

I know you may be wondering what is facebook beta, So let me start by telling that Facebook better is the new design that everybody is using now. The Facebook Beta design makes your Facebook experience on while using a web browser like Chrome, Firefox, Chromium, and others to login look as if you are using a FACEBOOK APP.

[See how a Facebook BETA design looks like on the image below;]

The image above looks as if you are using the Facebook Android App to access your account, but that’s is Facebook Beta.

How to Switch From Classic Facebook to Facebook Beta

The steps to change from classic facebook to facebook beta is simply done by following the simple steps below

STEP 1: Log in to your Facebook account on the web using either chrome, firefox or any of the installed browsers on your phone –

STEP 2: Check the Facebook menu bar displayed at the top of your browser page and click on the drop arrow [See image for clarity; Point marked red]

STEP 3: Once you click on the drop-down arrow, the drop-down menus will be displayed as shown in the image below for you to choose which one you want to act on.

STEP 4: Click on “See Facebook Beta”, that’s the menu before the logout menu. [see image above]

Wait for the page to finish loading and there you are on your Facebook beta

NOTE: Facebook Beta may be disgusting to some people. So I will show you how to switch back to classic facebook incase you don’t like the new design.

How to Switch From Facebook Beta to Classic Facebook

Make sure that you are logged in, before trying to do this.

STEP 1: Locate where you see your profile picture on the Facebook Beta  and click on it as you can see on the image below;

STEP 2: After clicking on the picture, a drop-down menu will show up as you can also see on the image below;

STEP 3: Finally, click on the “Switch to Classic Facebook”  still before the logout as you can see on above displayed image.

Wait for the page to finish loading and you will see yourself right back on your Classic Facebook.

NOTE: If you want to switch back to Facebook Classic for the first time, Facebook will ask you to rate the new design. So, it’s either you rate the design or you SKIP


I know that the Facebook BETA version may be a bit hard to understand. In that case, I will advise you to keep visiting our website as I will keep updating you on how to use the Facebook BETA version at ease.

The income topics will be: How to minimize chat on Facebook BETA, How to switch to DARK MODE on Facebook Beta and lot’s more.  Believe me, you will enjoy every bit of my tutorial.

Thanks for reading through. If you have any questions to ask on FACEBOOK BETA, please don’t hesitate to use the comment box below to reach out to us and we will reply to you ASAP.