Facebook Lets You Decide Who Manages Your Account When You Die

Facebook Lets You Decide Who Manages Your Account When You Die

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Tara Bellucci
Feb 13, 2015
(Image credit: Bloomberg News)

Facebook added a "legacy contact" option yesterday, which allows you to designate someone to manage parts of your account after your death (or you can choose to have your presence deleted entirely). Legacy contacts can download archived posts and photos, post a status update for the top of the page, and change the profile photo.

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