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How to Backup Facebook Data

FacebookCan you count the number of Videos or Photos you have posted on Facebook? Do you Remember how many times you have updated your Facebook status over the years? I’m going to guess the answer is no.

Do you know where your data is stored? i Guess you don’t know, Do you? Do you know all your data is backed up by the Facebook servers and you can download it any time.

The wizards at Facebook have provided a way to archive all of the stuff that you, and in many cases, your friends, have ever posted to your Facebook. According to Facebook, this content includes:

  • Your profile information
  • Wall posts and content that you and your friends have posted to your profile
  • Photos and videos that you have uploaded to your account
  • Your friend list
  • Notes you have created
  • Events to which you have RSVP’d
  • Your sent and received messages
  • Any comments that you and your friends have made on your Wall posts, photos, and other profile content

So its time to backup all your data, do you know how to backup? here are the simple steps by which you can backup and download your data.

Step 1. Login to your Facebook account.

Step 2. Click the “Account” drop-down menu located in the top-right corner of your Facebook page.

Step 3. Click on “Account Settings”.

Step 4. From the “Settings” tab, Look for the line that says “Download Your Information” and click the link to the right of it that says: “learn more”.

Step 5. Click the “Download” button on the page that follows.

After you click “Download”, you will receive a Facebook pop-up message stating that they are “gathering” all your information into a ZIP formatted file for you to download. The message says it may take awhile and that they will send you an e-mail when the file is ready to be downloaded.

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