How do I disable Facebook Places on my account?
Even if you do not use Facebook Place it is possible for a friend to check you in if they utilize the service. If you do not want your friends to check you in at different places:
- Log into your Facebook account
- Follow the above steps to "Customize Settings."
- Under the heading "Things Others Share," you'll see the line "Friends can check me in to Places."
- Click on the box marked "Select One," and you can enable or disable this feature.