How to add or remove an app to your Facebook Group?

In this guide you will learn how to add or remove third party apps to your public or private / closed Facebook group with a step by step (video) tutorial. We will also cover some frequently asked questions with the most common issues with installing or removing Facebook group apps.

Important note: This tutorial should be done on a desktop browser. Facebook does not support installing or removing group app via the Facebook app.

How to add a Facebook Group app?

  1. Login to Facebook
  2. Navigate to your Facebook group
  3. Click Settings in the menu Admin Tools in the left sidebar
  4. Scroll down to Advanced Settings
  5. Click the Edit icon next to Apps
  6. Click Add Apps
  7. Search for group apps in the Facebook group app store, e.g. Comment Picker
  8. Click on the app and click Add in the pop-up
  9. The app is now added to your group apps if you see the message “You’ve added app name, and it can now be used in this group.”
Facebook Group apps settings
Add or remove apps from Facebook Group
Install Facebook group app

How to remove a Facebook Group app?

  1. Login to Facebook
  2. Navigate to your Facebook group
  3. Click Settings in the menu Admin Tools in the left sidebar
  4. Scroll down to Advanced Settings
  5. Click the Edit icon next to Apps
  6. Click remove button next to the app that you want to remove
  7. Close the pop-up
  8. App is removed if you see the message “You’ve removed app name from the group.”
Remove Facebook group app

Video: How do I install or remove Facebook group apps?

In this video you will learn step by step how to install or remove any app from your Facebook group.

FAQ

In the FAQ you can find some frequently added questions about adding or removing an app to a Facebook group. If you have more questions, please leave a comment.

Can I add a Facebook group apps via Facebook app?

Facebook group apps can only be added via desktop browser. Apps can’t be added via the mobile Facebook app.

Can I add a Facebook group apps as non-admin or group member?

Facebook group apps can only be added or removed by group admins. Apps can not be added or removed by group members.

Can I add a Facebook group apps to private or closed groups?

Facebook group apps can be added to both public and private/closed groups by group admins.

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