How to Recover Deleted Facebook Photos

Unlike other platforms, Facebook doesn’t have any sort of trash bin to recycle deleted contents like pictures. You might think that it is not possible to recover deleted Facebook photos. But there are actually ways to get those memorable photos back. 

Facebook has been one of the most commonly used social media platforms and has established its reputation to its users. If you’ve been using this for a certain period, you might have uploaded a bunch of photos and some of them are already deleted. But there are times that you just want to reminisce those memories and you would want to restore those pictures again. 

There are also cases where you accidentally delete an important or memorable picture. However, you might not find any sort of options to recover those photos that you have deleted. That might be a sad thing for you and could be confusing. 

What you’ll find below are the instructions on how to recover deleted Facebook photos. Read further and find out more details. 

Recover Photos that are Deleted on Facebook

Time Needed : 05 minutes

Here are the steps on how to restore deleted photos on your Facebook:

  1. Open Facebook App and sign in.

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  2. Go to Settings and Privacy.

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  3. Select Privacy Shortcuts.

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  4. Scroll down and look for Your Facebook Information.

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  5. Tap on View or clear off-Facebook activity.

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  6. Select More Options.

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  7. Select Download Your Information.

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  8. Click on Deselect All.

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  9. Click on Photos And Videos to request a copy.

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  10. Scroll down and choose the date range that you want to request.

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  11. Click on Create File.

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  12. Wait until the requested file has been completed. Once the file is ready, click on Download Again. You will be routed to the login page. Just enter your Facebook credentials to begin the download.

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Other Ways to Restore Pictures from Facebook

Aside from the Facebook App, you can also download this information via Facebook website. Just log in your account at Go to Settings > Your Facebook Information > Download Your Information

If you’re using an iPhone and have enabled iCloud backups, you may also restore those backups and recover the photos that you might need. 

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