LINE User Tips

A Complete Guide on how to Use LINE Timeline

by Jenefey Aaron   Updated on 2022-05-30 / Update for  LINE Tips

LINE is one of the instant messaging apps that have been gaining popularity recently. This app helps people stay connected from different parts of the world. You can communicate with your friends, family, and relatives via images, texts, videos, and audio messages.

Unlike the other messaging apps, LINE does have a few distinct features that make it more likeable by the users, not least of which is Timeline. If you are new to this app and want to learn about how you can use the LINE Timeline, this article can help you out.

Also Read: How to Customize your LINE with LINE Theme Changer

Part 1: What Is the Timeline on LINE?

On the LINE app there are two places where you can communicate with other users. One is your home page and the other is the LINE Timeline. Being similar to the Timeline on Facebook, LINE Timeline is also the space where you can see all the LINE activities of you and your friends in real time — like sharing regular updates, posting images, giving a Like to or commenting on another person's post. If any of your friends comment on your post, you can reply to them too.

In addition to images, LINE Timeline also allows you to post videos, stickers, and URL links with the click of a button. Besides, you can even add loction to your post or set a timer for it.

With the Timeline feature, users communicate with each other on LINE in a more creative way.

Part 2: How to USE LINE Timeline?

Now that you have known what the Timeline is and what can be posted on the LINE Timeline, it’s time to talk about how to USE LINE Timeline.

The LINE app has a very user-friendly interface and the controls on it are pretty straightforward. However, in case you are facing difficulty in using the LINE Timeline, you can check out the below sections.

1. Start Posting on Your LINE Timeline

In order to make a post on LINE app Timeline, you can follow the steps given below.

  • Go to the Timeline page and then tap on the New Post icon. You’ll see there are three options to choose, namely Relay, Camera and Write.
  • Tap the item icon relevant to whatever you wish to post on your Timeline, and then tap What's new? If it is some text that you wish to post, you just need to key in the text and follow the next step.
  • Now, tap on the "Post" option in the upper-right corner.

    post on line timeline

The content required by you will be posted on your Timeline.

Edit Your Post on LINE Timeline

You can easily edit any post that you share on Timeline in the following way.

  • Navigate to the post you wish to edit on your Timeline.
  • Tap on the three dots at the top right side of the post to explore the options.
  • Tap on the "Edit post" option. You can either edit the text or pictures you posted and then tap "Post".

    edit post on line timeline

After this, when you go back to this particular post on your Timeline, you can see the new changes.

Delete Your Post on LINE Timeline

Deleting your post on LINE Timeline is almost similar to editing your posts on Line Timeline. Follow the steps given below to delete a post on your Line Timeline.

  • After selecting the post you wish to delete, tap on the three dots on the right side of the post.
  • Select the "Delete" option from the list.
  • Tap on "Delete" once the prompt window appears to confirm your choice.

    delete post on line timeline

Once done, the selected post will be permanently deleted from your LINE Timeline.

Part 3: How Do I Hide My LINE Timeline from My Friends?

On your LINE Timeline, you can restrict the audience to your shared posts. If you wish to hide any particular post from your friends on your Line Timeline, you can follow one of the methods given below.

Method 1: Edit Privacy

  • Go to the particular post for which you wish to change the LINE Timeline privacy settings.
  • Select the "Edit privacy" option.
  • Tap All Friends, you will see all your friends in the Share settings page.
  • Select the friends that you wish to hide the post from and tap on "Exclude".

    hide timeline from friends

Note: If you select the "Only me" option from the privacy settings, the selected post on your LINE Timeline can only be viewed by you.

Method 2: Hide Your Timeline in Share Settings

  • From the Home Page, tap on the Settings option at the top right of the screen.
  • Scroll down to tap "Timeline", then select "Share settings".
  • Tap the Included tab at the top of the Share settings page and select the friends that you wish to hide your Timeline from.

    hide line timeline from friends

FAQs about LINE Timeline:

Q1: Who Can See My LINE Timeline?

All the friends you have added on your LINE app can view your LINE Timeline unless you have restricted the audience for your Line Timeline posts.

Q2: How Do I Share My Timeline in LINE?

You can share photos, videos, stickers, and even text messages on your LINE Timeline by simply tapping on the "Post" option on your Timeline. If you wish to restrict the audience to your LINE Timeline, you can adjust the LINE Timeline privacy settings.

Q3: How Do I Turn off My Timeline in LINE?

You can turn off the Timeline on LINE app by tapping on the "Settings" icon, selecting "Timeline", and then turning off "Allow New Friends".

Bonus Tips: How to Fix LINE Not Working Issue on iPhone?

Although LINE is a fairly simple app to use, it has its own share of shortcomings. Many users have reported that the app suddenly stops working when being used on the iPhone. If you are being faced with the issue of LINE not working on your iPhone, you have come to the right place.

Tenorshare ReiBoot can offer a feasible solution to this and many other problems faced by iPhone users such as iOS 15 apps crashing and iPhone stuck on Apple logo.

If you wish to know how you can use Tenorshare ReiBoot to resolve the problem of LINE not working on your iPhone without any data loss, you can follow the steps given below.

  • Download and install Tenorshare ReiBoot on your PC or Macbook and then connect your iPhone to the computer. Click on the "Start" option from the main interface.

    main interface of reiboot
  • Select Standard Repair mode and then hit on the "Standard Repair" option.

    fix line not working
  • Download the firmware package by clicking on "Download".

    download firmware package
  • Once the firmpage is downloaded, click on "Start Standard Repair" and you will be notified once the repair process is completed.

    standard repair is successful


LINE is a very popular instant messaging app which has been gaining popularity among users from all over the world. With the help of this article, posting something on LINE Timeline, editing the post, deleting the post, and resetting the share setting of a post has been made very easy for you.

If at any point the LINE app stops responding on your iPhone, you can easily fix the issue by using Tenorshare ReiBoot.