How To Request All Your Facebook Data

October 2016

Below are the instructions to create and download your Facebook Archive, a file that contains all the information and data that you've shared on the social network.

How To Download Your Facebook Archive

Sign-in to Facebook and go to Settings > Account settings > General. Down in the right pane, click on the Download a copy of your Facebook data link:
You’ll be redirected to the Download your information page. Click on Start My Archive:
Enter your password and click on Start My Archive again:
Once all the information has been gathered, Facebook will send an email containing a link to retrieve the archive file to your primary email address:

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