How to change the age range of matches on Badoo? – Ranges and filters

Badoo is one of the most used dating apps nowadays, it has several options to meet people and you can also check your profile in different ways, besides this it is a free app.

As this application is used by many people, it becomes necessary to use some filters that help you interact with the type of users that really interest you, one of the most important filters is the one that limits the age range. 

Matching on Badoo means that someone is interested in you, so if you do not have an established age range you could find yourself with a lot of people who are not according to you, plus it can become something dangerous to use. Today we will show you how to better filter the people who see your profile in this application.

How does the Encounters mini-game work in Badoo?

The ‘Encounters’ mini-game in Badoo consists of the application presenting you with a series of profiles which you will have to look at and leave them a reaction, positive if you like them (represented with a heart) or negative if you don’t (represented with a cross).

With this the application will have a knowledge of the people you may like and will gradually show you other profiles. If both users react positively, a notification will be generated so that they can chat as the application will identify the action as a mutual attraction.

How important is the age range when using Badoo Dating?

The age range when using the ‘Encounters’ mini-game on Badoo has a high level of importance. First, for protection and care; although Badoo does not accept users under 18 there is always an age difference limit that must be respected since it is not the same for an 18 year old girl to be contacted by a 58 year old adult than by a 26-28 year old adult. 

Secondly, for ease of matching, when you have decided the type of person you are looking for and the age you want to interact with, the age range filter makes it much easier to find someone to talk to and establish contact with. As you can see, the age range on Badoo is a very good technique to use. 

So how do you change the age range on a cell phone on Badoo?

  • The first thing is to download the application to your mobile from Google Play or the App Store.
  • Open your account and click on the Badoo logo.
  • In the top right corner you will find the filters option, you must select it.
  • In the last line of the new tab that opened you will find a slider with numbers that represent the age range, you just have to slide it and set the limit ranging from 18 to 80 years old. 
  • Now all you have to do is press save and you are ready to go.

Where does the information to change the age range appear?

All the necessary information to change the age range in the Badoo application from a cell phone can be found in the profile and preferences area. There you will not only be able to set an age range but also the options to select gender, physical characteristics and the area you want to explore to set a specific distance. 

How can changing the age range in Badoo affect a PC?

The information you enter in Badoo and the changes and preferences you set in the profile will be saved regardless of whether you do it on a mobile or a computer.

The application works the same way on PC as on Smartphone so you don’t have to worry when you want to fix the details by opening your account from the computer.  However, when it comes to checking your Badoo profile, it is always more practical to do it from a computer.

What other changes can be made in this App to the initial information?

When you create your account in Badoo and start the characteristic changes of the profile, you not only have the option to set the age range; you will find that you have to put your name by which you want to be recognized and you can change it whenever you want, your sex that you cannot change once you have set it and your date of birth, this last one you can change it at any other time. 

On the side of your interests, you can detail what you are looking for by choosing the sex of the people, the place where they are and you have the option to write a short biography where you will have to express your likes and interests. You will also have to place a profile picture and you can upload other pictures which you can make public or private. 

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