Add Facebook Account to Windows 8 People App

In this article we explain how to connect to a Facebook account to people apps in Windows 8.

Introduction

In this article we explain how to connect to a Facebook account to people apps in Windows 8. Windows 8 people apps allow you to connect your social account such as Facebook, Twitter etc. to a Windows 8 PC. After connecting a social account to a people app you will see every update on your PC under people apps. To connect a social account to people apps you must have a Microsoft account and people apps must be logged in with this account.

How to connect your Facebook account to people apps.

Step 1

Go to the Start Screen and click on "People" app.

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Step 2

Move the cursor to the right button and select "Settings" from the Charms Bar. From the settings window click on "Accounts".

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Step 3

In this step click on "Add an account".

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Step 4

Click on Facebook and then click on "Connect".

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Step 5

Now login with your Facebook account and follow the procedure.

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Step 6

After connecting to your Facebook account the people app will be shown as in the following:

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