One day we all woke up, logged onto Facebook and clicked on a photo only to be horrified by what we were seeing. The new Facebook photo viewer is atrocious, and navigating it is a nightmare. Thankfully, people have already rolled out various solutions to the problem.
To Disable Photo Viewer Theater Temporarily
You can disable the “Theater” photo viewer by either pressing F5 or removing &theater from the url. This solution will only remove it from the picture you are currently viewing and next time you view a photo in your feed you will be faced with the same problem. So for a more permanent solution, follow one of the next tips.
Remove “Theater” on Chrome
If you use Chrome or Chromium to browse your Facebook, then you can install a couple of plug-ins that will disable the photo viewer.
Remove “Theater” on Firefox
Install the following plug-in on Firefox to automatically disable the photo viewer.
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