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Enable Reply Option in Comments for Facebook Profile


It’s been several days since we showed you some Facebook tricks. It’s now time for you to enable Reply option in comments for Facebook profile. The social networking giant already provided the Reply option in comments for Facebook profiles having more than 10,000 followers but sooner, it was removed by Facebook team. The Facebook pages has the option to enable Reply in comments whereas, in profiles the user do not have a direct access to change those settings. Learn how to enable Reply option in comments for profiles when you update your status or share links.

Before jumping into the tutorial, let you know that this trick is not official and there may occur some adverse things on your account. Few months ago, some of my friends who had single name on Facebook reported me that their account was disabled for having such name.

How does this work?

Facebook provides “Reply” option to New Zealand profiles. Thus by making the site to believe your location as New Zealand, you may add “Reply” option to your own profile.

Let’s begin.

Be ready with the following requirements.

  • Google Chrome web browser (Latest version recommended)

Let’s learn how to enable reply option in comments for Facebook profile.

Step 1: When you are ready with the Google Chrome web browser, you may install a couple of chrome extensions. The link to install the extension is given below the post.

The extensions to be installed are…

  1. Ultimate User Agent Switcher
  2. Manual Geolocation

Step 2: After installing them, click on Manual Geolocation extension icon near Chrome Menu.

Step 3: Click on “enable” link and Search as New Zealand. If you see the link as “disable” then, it is already enabled for action., you just need to search for the location.

New Zealand location enable reply option in comments

Step 4: Once you have done with the Manual Geolocation extension, it’s now time to activate the Ultimate User Agent Switcher. Click on the extension icon and check on the “Activate Now!!” field.

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Activate user agent for reply option on Facebook

Step 5: Once you have activated, navigate to http://touch.facebook.com and click on “Check In” icon. If you have followed the above steps correctly, then the page will search for all locations near/in New Zealand. Select or choose “Coastlands Mall” and update status with privacy “Only Me”.

Check in new Zealand for Facebook reply option

Step 6: Now, navigate to the normal desktop site and update your status. Test yourself by commenting and voila, if everything was correct as above, then your profile has got a “Reply” option in comments.

Enable Reply option in Comments on profiles

It’s time to be more different on Facebook among your friends. try them and comment below if you are struck in any of the steps above. Happy to help!

ALSO SEE: How To Become Famous on Facebook?

Note that the person replied to my status update on the above picture is a fake account. Please do not assume anything by yourself. 😛

Chrome WebStore Links

  • User Agent Switcher -(Update:  Link will be updated soon with an alternative as previous one has been removed by the author from Chrome Web Store)
  • Manual Geolocation (This extension is removed on Chrome Web Store  by the developer and we will be soon with an alternative, stay tuned!)

If you have got any queries while performing this trick, please comment below. We are happy to help you. And, if you have liked this tutorial, you may also like to check out our other tricks filed under Facebook.

Update (20th June 2015): Facebook has now introduced “Reply” option for all users on Facebook and thus you don’t have to use this trick.



  • http://www.cybertwitt.com Dilip Win

    I am just wondering how you are getting idea for your posts. Your blog is with such contents. Nice job bro :)

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      Thank you bro!

  • Bharadwaj Giridhar (BG)

    Too bad I saw the blog post, I just now quit Facebook :'(

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      Oh that’s bad. Why did you quit?

  • http://crackroach.com Ramakrishnan

    You nailed it man ! Again a uniques & awesome trick on Cryptlife.
    A Salute from me !

  • shady

    hey i have 2 a/c on fb this trick works perfectly on 1 a/c but it doesn’t working on my 2nd a/c why?

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      Did you try from Facebook touch site and checked in the place I mentioned on your another account?

  • Mukesh

    Working Trick :) Nice Job Bro :)

  • http://geekltd.com/ Ayush Gupta

    Doesn’t seem to work. Not sure what’s missing out!

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      Did you try checking in from Facebook touch site?

  • vinod arya

    Trick successfully worked .. Thanx a lot broda

  • Maddy Payne

    Awesome Bro!!!!
    I,ve Just Done It And Its Working!!!!
    Post More……
    <3 <3

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      Sure, stay tuned! :)

  • Ram

    Works Perfectly!

  • http://pakiurdu.com/ Sajid Afridi

    Woww… Its Working Dear…
    Thanks you very much for sharing… :)

  • iRealKing

    It’s work handsomely perfect, Thanks dude for sharing.
    But can I uninstall (User Agent Switcher & Manual Geolocation) extensions after all, or the trick will impair??

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      No. Each time when you need reply option, you need to use those extension. Do not remove those extensions if you want to update status in future.

  • Arun singh

    not working dude :(
    :/
    ???

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      Did you install both the extension?

  • krankie

    For some reason it keeps giving me an error when I try to update my status after checking it and telling to try again later

  • Dani

    works perfectly. Gracias man

  • luiz

    So waht if you already live in New Zealand and it still doesn’t work D:

  • Syed Adil Ali

    iTs wOrkiNg yawrrr .. (y) tHnxxx 😀

  • Ray

    must all my future posts be in new zealand in order to have the reply option? If i check in to my real location in my posts will it disable the reply option? thanks

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      No, it’s not necessary. But still, the reply option vanishes once your IP is changed. You need to set again in Chrome extension.

  • Khurshid Amin

    I have just find out an alternative method for this 😛

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      Well, now Facebook has just enabled Reply button for all new status updates and photos you post! 😉

  • Sab

    Where can i see the enable reply button on facebook? Please reply :( thanks :)

    • http://www.cryptlife.com/ Arjun

      Now Facebook has enabled “Reply” option to everyone officially. This trick is history! :)

  • Andy

    Writing a comment , but reply button doesn’t work . what is the problem?