How To Get Notifications On Your Facebook Friends Birthday To Your Mobile !
Facebook is the largest social network which is available round the web and almost everyone today are using Facebook. There is also a saying that We Remember Our Friends Birthday’s Only Because Of Facebook. And so why do you need to keep it true that its just only Facebook who reminds you. Add Google also to the list. In this tutorial I will show you on how to get sms notifications on your friends birthday to your mobile via sms.
The basic principle behind this is that you are exporting your Friends birthday to your Google Calender and you are enabling sms notifications in your Google Calender. Simple right ? Some of them might not know how to do it. And so here is a short tutorial on it.
Getting Started :
The first thing that you are gonna do is to export your Facebook friends birthdays to your Google Calender. To do so follow the steps mentioned below :
1. Login to your Facebook account
2. Click on Events which you can see in the left sidebar below Messages.
3. In the drop down which you can see in the top right corner select Birthdays.
4. Click on the same and now you can find something called Export Birthdays. Click on it. A popup box will appear with a link.
5. By the side open another tab and login to your Google account.
6. Back in Facebook click on the link and it will take you to Google Calender.
7. A popup will appear in Google Calender asking you the permission.
8. Give it the permission.
9. Now You can see that a new calender named as Facebook Birthdays will appear in the sidebar of Google Calender.
10. Click on the small drop down icon which appears on the side of the Calender Friend’s Birthdays.
11. There you can find Notifications. Click on that.
12. Now you will be taken to a page where you can setup Mobile Notifications.
13. Follow the steps that they show you to setup your mobile for notifications and come back to the Notifications page.
14. There check the box which says New Events. Make sure you check the box towards SMS.
15. Click on save.
That’s it. Now you have enabled notifications via sms for your firends birthdays on Facebook ! Happy Facebooking !