It’s amazing Facebook as updated their features and it getting interesting day by day, Facebook is now playing a big role in our life’s it impressive how you can backup all of your data like photos, videos posts, and other things you’ve contributed to years back, so many memories you don’t want to lose.
In case your Facebook got hacked and you are unable to get it back your memories are saved with you. In this tutorial, I will show you how to backup your profile the proper way.
How To Get Started
Log in to your Facebook account after your successful log in click on settings ( located at the top right of your page )
if you are doing this on mobile just click on the privacy shortcut,
on your settings page click on “General” ( by the left ) at the bottom of the page you will see a text entitled “Download a copy of your Facebook data click on it to launch your backup.
Click on “Download Archive”
on the new page, you just loaded by doing that you will be able to save your photos and videos with all your conversations and posts. you will be asked to re-enter your password for security purpose
facebook automatically prepare archives once it’s ready an email will be sent to you at the address you provided earlier with a link that says “Confirm your Password” sometimes your download starts immediately without waiting for a mail to be sent, it may take time if you have more posts and engagement.
Once your download is successful, your file comes in ZIP format with your profile name open it and you will see many subfolders including photos and videos ( the most important of all )
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That’s all about the backup you have successfully recovered all your media element you posted on Facebook
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I never knew of this.
Thanks for sharing.
I never knew you could do this thanks so much for sharing as I lost all my photos on my old mobile and they only resist on Facebook ! X
I know a lot of people will find this helpful!!
okay its really awesome that i can backup my facebook details, but how about if the account is locked, can i open a new facebook and upload my details back?
stay tuned for upcomming post
Really helpful informarion thanks for sharing keep doing such helpful work
I didn't know that I could back up my Facebook account. This is amazing. But I think that they should improve it to the level of WhatsApp. Where you can be able to back it up daily and automatically to an email account. Great article.