If you're a "Star Wars" fan, you've already read the glowing reviews for the seventh movie in the George Lucas franchise that comes out this Friday. Even if you're not a die-hard fan, you can't help but get caught up in the excitement of the first new "Star Wars" movie since 2005, and the first one since Disney acquired it.
On TV and online, you're seeing "Star Wars" trailers. Now, you're noticing your Facebook friends' profile pictures a "Star Wars" look to them.
Specifically, some have a blue lightsaber over their image. (See photo above). That represents the good guys in the movie, the Jedis. Other friends have a more ominous orange lightsaber over their profile picture. (See photo next page.) That represents the bad guys in "The Force Awakens," the Sith warriors.
Do you want to create your own "Star Wars" profile pic? Whether you're a Jedi or a Sith, we'll tell you how to do it.
To create your own "Star Wars" profile picture on Facebook, go to the official Star Wars Facebook page. It has more than 15.6 million likes, as of today.
Look for the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" photo (above). Click on Try It.
To change your image to be on the Jedi side, select the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" icon on the right-hand side. To select the Sith image, choose the black "Star Wars" icon on the left-hand side.
You can also choose how long you want the image to remain on your Facebook page. You can choose from one hour to one week.