Facebook ID Finder

Find Facebook IDs from Facebook profile URLs

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The Facebook ID is more reliable than Facebook The profile URL

Facebook profile URLs, as they're personalizable, can be changed over time.
A Facebook ID though is defined when the account is created and will stay permanently.

Our Solution

From a Google spreadsheet filled with Facebook profile URLs, find automatically all associated Facebook IDs compiled in a CSV file.

What will you need?

  • "spreadsheetUrl": Link of your Google spreadsheet (share options enabled)
  • "csvName": The name of your upcoming CSV

(You already have all that? Click straight away on "Use this API")

Which steps to follow?

1. Create an account on Phantombuster.com πŸ’»

If you haven't already, create a FREE account on Phantombuster. Our service will browse the web for you. It’s a website automator which runs in the cloud. Once done we'll follow up.

2. Use this API on your account.πŸ‘Œ

Now that you're connected to Phantombuster, Click on the following button (it will open a new tab).

3. Click on Configure me!

You'll now see the 3 configuration dots blinking. Click on them.

4. Google Spreadsheet

Create a Google spreadsheet (with share options OPEN) and fill it (on column A) with all the Facebook profile links you wish to get IDs from.

Copy paste Google spreadsheet's Url in the spreadsheet Url textbox.

Click on Launch & Enjoy!

It’s done! All that is left to do is to click on "launch" to try your script!

Get your CSV

Click on your brand new CSV file:

Download it πŸ’Ύ:

Is that it?

Yep that's it πŸ˜‰

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stay tuned & check our API store!πŸ’—


Like all APIs on Phantombuster, this API comes with an HTTP endpoint. Launch it from your computer, app or server with a simple HTTP request and get its result as JSON. Click Use this API above to create your new endpoint.

Clone this API

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