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January 24, 2011

UID : How To Get Your Facebook Profile ID?

Filed under: Social Networking — Tags: , , , , — Neetu @ 2:45 pm

Facebook a platform which is being used by number of people for different reasons. If you are a developer or a blogger and wish to connect your application or website with Facebook then you must require to enter Facebook user Id(UID). This social networking site which provides you a social network UID which is a unique number assigned to your social network profile.

You can find the Facebook UID very easily as it is displayed on the status bar of the screen. what all you need to do to check the same is follow the following steps and you will get your User ID.

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To Find UID

  • Login to your Facebook account
  • Move your mouse pointer onto your current Profile Picture at the top left of your profile
  • Check your status bar at the bottom of the screen, it will show an URL. The number at the end (after .php?id=) is your profile UID. For Example http://www.facebook.com/album.php?profile=1&id=123456789

To Find A Friends UID

  • Login to your Facebook account
  • Go to the search bar and key in the name of your friend
  • Move your mouse pointer onto your friend’s current Profile Picture at the top left of his profile
  • Check your status bar at the bottom of the screen, it will show an URL. The number at the end (after .php?id=) is your profile UID. For Example http://www.facebook.com/album.php?profile=1&id=123456789

Login to your Facebook account and check your UID now.

Visit : http://www.facebook.com

2 Comments »

  1. what if I have a custom URL? when I hover over my profile picture, I see just my custom URL, not my UID.

    Comment by Ronaldo — February 14, 2011 @ 11:37 pm

  2. by doing that I can see my profile name not a number. any idea how to find out the id anyway?

    Comment by Eithan — August 10, 2011 @ 2:43 am

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