How can I control what information is visible on my profile?


You get to decide who sees which of your data in the various different sections of your XING profile.

  • To find out how to adjust the visibility of your contact details (phone number, e-mail address, address, date of birth) click here
  • To determine whether your profile can be found by non-members and search engines click here
  • To control the visibility of your list of contacts click here
  • To determine whether other members can see your posts and updates on their XING start page click here
  • To find out how to block your profile for another XING member click here

Please note: Some information on your profile cannot be hidden. It is always visible to members (with the exception of those members you have blocked). This includes such details as your first and last name, employment status, company name, position, industry, country, state and company location, as well as your profile photo. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for more information here.

FAQ ID: 750