How to Get the Classic Photo Viewer in Facebook

By | February 8, 2012

Facebook has rolled out a Photo viewer which looks almost same like Google+.The ads display next to the picture on the right if there are no comments.

Facebook New Photo Viewer

Facebook New Photo Viewer

Switch back to the Classic Photo viewer on Faccebook

  • While viewing a picture in Facebook using new photo viewer,Process a “reload” on the current page.It will automatically switch back to classic viewer.
  • Or go to the URL and remove “&theater” then hit enter.
  • Or hold the CTRL while clicking the thumbnail picture.It will automatically open in a new window as classic photo viewer.

Please see the following screencast for details:


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