Confirm Your Email Address
To complete the sign-up process, you need to confirm that you own the email address or phone number you used to set up an account. This way, we know we're sending your account info to the right place. To confirm your email address, click the link in Facebook's sign-up confirmation email. To confirm your phone number, enter the code you receive via SMS text message in the Confirm box.
When you sign up for a Facebook account or add a new email address to your existing account, Facebook will send an you an email. This way, we can make sure that you own the email address connected to you account. To confirm this, all you need to do is click on the link in the email.
If you didn't sign up for a Facebook account and received a confirmation email in error, you can deactivate the account in question by clicking the link at the bottom of the email.
To correct your email address:
- Click the Change Email Address button.
- Enter your correct email address in the New Email field.
- Enter your password and click Change Email.
- We'll send a confirmation email to your new email address. Click the confirmation link in that email to confirm your account.