Trick To Hide/Remove Last Name In Facebook Profile

Try to save your name without entering last name in facebook profile.It will result in error showing-“You must provide a last name”.Actually facebook does not allow users to save their profile without entering last name.

                   In this post, i will share a trick to save your profile information without entering last name.It will not give you any benefit but you can amaze your friends by using this trick.This is a very simple trick ,just follow these steps:

  • Open mozilla firefox browser and select options and then under advanced tab select network.Actually you can use any browser like chrome,IE,opera,etc.The logic of the trick is same.
  • Select Settings under connection.
network settings in firefox
  • Select Manual proxy configuration and put following proxy and port:


             Port: 8080

             Click ok.
changing proxy in firefox
  • Now open in mozilla firefox.Log in into your account and go to account settings.
  • Under the tab General Account settings, Click edit in front of Name.Empty the Last name field, enter your password and click Save changes.
remove last name in Facebook
  • It will be saved without giving any error.Now you can remove proxy from firefox.
If the above proxy port does not work for you, you can try the followings:
If you face any problem, let me know in comment section.


  1. Anonymous

    Wooww..its working..thanx 🙂

  2. Boffill Bernardes

    Yup. It's working. Indonesian proxies are the one that's working.

  3. Amar pawar

    yes u r right can use any indonesian proxy

  4. Anonymous

    it is not working 🙁

  5. Amar pawar

    Its working…..Try to use the following proxies :8080 : 3128 : 8080 : 3128

  6. Anonymous

    Doesn't work for me either. Your instructions are clear and the proxies are working fine, but I still am getting the error message "X You must provide a last name."

    Thanks for posting this though. I'll come back periodically to see if you come out with a solution.

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