Click the search bar at the top of any page on Facebook.
Enter what you're looking for and choose from the results.
When typing something, you may see predictions for what you're looking for. If you see what you're looking for in these predictions, click it to save time searching.
To filter your search results:
Type something into the search bar at the top of any Facebook page or select a search prediction.
Click a filter at the top (ex: People, Photos) to narrow your search.
To use keywords in search:
Search supports keyword searches to help you find what you're looking for on Facebook. When you start searching with keywords (ex: Caroline wedding or cookie recipe Lisa) you'll see results that you can filter.
You can also select one of the predicted searches to see a full list of search options for that prediction.
No, the list that appears when you enter something in the search bar isn't your search history. It's a list of relevant suggested results, commonly known as a search typeahead. You can view your past searches in your activity log.