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Facebook Changes New Facebook Email to Default Contact

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Facebook recently changed users' contact information email default to their Facebook email address. This is the free email address that Facebook gave to all users and is based on the public name for your page ID is @facebook.com. What does that mean? When someone uses that email address to send you a message, it goes into your Facebook messages rather than your inbox with your preferred email provider. There are different points of view on this new messaging service, and as usual, it causes so much controversy and complaints even though it is free (as is all of Facebook) and can be easily undone. Here are instructions how to revert back to your preferred email address for your Facebook account from [URL="http://lifehacker.com/5921095/facebook-just-changed-your-email-without-permission-heres-how-to-get-it-back"]LifeHacker[/URL]:

[LIST=1][*]Click "About" on your profile and scroll down to your email address. Click "Edit" to change them.[*]Click on the circle next to your Facebook email address and change its setting to "Hidden From Timeline".[*]Click on the circle next to your other email addresses and change their settings to "Shown On Timeline".[*]Click the Save button at the bottom of the Edit popup (Don't forget this step).[/LIST]Do you agree that this was "a big jerk move" on the part of Facebook?

Here is more on the subject:

"Facebook's Attempt to Force It's Email Service On You" - [URL="http://www.forbes.com/sites/kashmirhill/2012/06/25/facebooks-lame-attempt-to-force-its-email-service-on-you/"]Forbes[/URL]

"Why You Shouldn't Switch to Facebook's Email Service" - [URL="http://lifehacker.com/5690722/why-you-shouldnt-switch-your-email-to-facebook"]Life Hacker[/URL]

"You've Got Facebook Mail" - [URL="http://allfacebook.com/facebook-email-contact-info_b92856"]AllFacebook[/URL]

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