Why you can’t send or accept a friend request on Facebook

Filed in Blog by on April 19, 2020 0 Comments

We recommend adding people you know personally as friends on Facebook. You may not be able to add someone as a friend if:

They haven’t accepted your friend request yet.
You or the person you want to add have reached the friend limit.

Note: You won’t be able accept a friend request from someone who’s reached 5,000 friends.

You or the person you want to add can only get friend requests from friends of friends.
  • One of you may have set your privacy settings to get friend requests only from friends of friends on Facebook.
  • Ask them to send you a request instead or change your privacy settings.
The friend request was deleted.
You’ve blocked them.
You’ve been blocked from sending friend requests.

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