Find Old Facebook Messages

Find Old Facebook Messages: Below, you'll find 3 different overviews on how you can see and conserve your old Facebook messages. If you follow these guides, you'll have the ability to see your initial Facebook message with a person (as long as Facebook hasn't removed it), conserve every one of your messages for secure keeping or simply take a stroll down memory lane.

Find Old Facebook Messages

Extremely Easy:

If you would certainly such as the quickest, easiest, way to see your first message, follow this guide. Nonetheless, you'll need to remember just what you stated or among the keyword phrases.

- Go to
- Search for the topic you were talking about when you initially began speaking utilizing the search bar.
- Find the conversation and click into it.
- That's it!


If you want a very easy means to backup all your messages as well as a very easy way to see your initial message if you don't keep in mind how it went, follow this overview. Nonetheless, this approach lists all your messages in one huge page so you'll have to do some sorting to discover it. Additionally, Facebook makes you wait approximately a day to get the download.

- Go to
- Towards all-time low, click "Download a copy of your Facebook data"
- Enter your password and after that wait on Facebook to email you a download link.

- Re-enter your password and after that wait for it to complete downloading.
- Open the file you downloaded (you will have to extract/unzip it) as well as click right into your username. You'll see an html file called "index.html" - click that.
- When it opens, click messages as well as there's whatever! Hopefully your computer is effective sufficient to open up ALL your Facebook messages simultaneously!
- Ctrl (or Command) +F is your pal.


If you wish to backup as well as save your messages with a person in a clean PDF form, this is the overview for you. Be prepared to benefit it though, as it could take quite a long time if you wish to save a lot of messages.

If you resemble me and you wish to save every message with a person due to the fact that you do not trust Facebook's servers or if you just want a clean method to watch your messages with somebody to reminisce, you're in the best area! No matter the reason, below's my best effort to explain how to save them all! Make certain you have a great computer if you intend on doing this method!

- To begin, open up an internet browser like Google Chrome that has a print to PDF feature.
- Go to (Notification that this is the mobile variation of Facebook for phones.).
- Click the individual you wish to see the initial message with.
- Download a car mouse remote control app such as "Free Mouse Auto Clicker" for Windows or "Auto Mouse Clicker" for Mac.
- Manuscript your computer system to systematically click the "See older messages" button and repeat after a 2nd or so. This is where you're going to need an excellent computer system since lots of browsers crash as soon as the RAM is maxed out.
- After the computer begins to reduce, which it will, quit the auto clicker, click print as well as select conserve as PDF. My computer system could normally make it via a couple of months of messages prior to you have to make a PDF.
- Make sure to check pictures and also uncheck headers if you're using Chrome.
- Right click the "See older messages" button once again and also click "open in brand-new tab." Close the full and slow tab.
- Now all you need to do is repeat the procedure!

I wish you good luck, as this is the hardest approach of conserving your messages, but the most gratifying. If you need assistance, I'm constantly right here! Just do not ask about how you can use the Macro app. You just need to Google around or review the assistance document if you're stuck.