How to download your Facebook account (unofficial)

How to download your Facebook account (unofficial)

Summary: This gallery walks you through the unofficial way of downloading everything from, or parts of, your Facebook account.


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  • Once everything is loaded, you'll want to save it with your browser. In Chrome, click the wrench icon and choose "Save page as..." In other browsers, look for a similar option in the "File" menu or equivalent.

  • Name the file anything you'd like. Make sure the "Web Page, Complete" type is chosen, or equivalent depending on your browser.

  • Navigate to where you saved the webpage. You should see something like this. Click on the HTML file you've saved to open it up.

Topic: Social Enterprise

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