We all share our life memorable moments with friends on Facebook, through Status, photos, videos etc. If you have been using Facebook for a long period, then it’s a good idea to back up or save a copy of all your posts, chats/messages, photos, videos etc. for future references, as a part of memory.
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Facebook gives every user an option to download all their personal data that Facebook holds about them. So you can Archive Facebook Page or Account. Let’s see how we can back up or download all our Facebook Data on both Mobile as well as Desktop/Mac system.
How To Backup | Download Your Facebook Data
On Desktop or Mac, you will direct option to download all your Facebook Data, whereas on Smartphone you will not get the option to download Facebook Data. But we can also download our FB data on Smartphone or mobile device with a simple trick.
Here we are explaining, how you can archive facebook page to download data on both Smartphone and Desktop System, one by one. Just check out.
#1. On Desktop|Mac System:
Steps are pretty simple, just follow the steps given below.
Step 1: Login to your Facebook Account. Click on (Down arrow) icon at the Top-right corner and go to Settings.
Step 2: In General settings –> at the end, just click on the link to ‘Download a copy of your Facebook data’.
Step 3: Now click on ‘Start my Archive’, It will pop-up a window to enter your password. Do it and click on ‘Start my archive’ button in the pop-up box.
Now just wait for some time, you will get ‘Download Archive’ button. Click on it to download all your Facebook Data. That’s it.
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#2. On Android | iPhone | Windows Device
If you are using Facebook App on your Smartphone, you will not get the link to ‘Download your Facebook Data’ to archive your Facebook page or account. But, we can still get it, using a simple trick, by just opening Facebook in Browser instead of Mobile App. Just follow the steps:
Step 1: Open Chrome browser on your Android/ iPhone/ Windows device and login to your Facebook account. By default it will take URL of the mobile website: ‘m.facebook.com’
Step 2: Now go to ‘3 vertical dots’ icon on the URL bar –> scroll down and select ‘Desktop Site’ option.
Step 3: It will automatically get redirected to Desktop version of Facebook. Now, simply follow the same steps as explained above. Go to –>Settings –> General Settings –> Click on ‘Download Data‘ link and complete the process.
Now you have got all your Facebook data in a zip file. Just extract it and you will get separate folders for Video, Photos, Message etc. Enjoy 🙂 If you face any difficulty, share it in the comment section below. We will be happy to serve you more. By the way, You would also like to know: