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Facebook Silently Removes Ability to Download Your Posts

dcollins (135727) writes | about a year and a half ago

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dcollins (135727) writes "Facebook has a "Download Info" capability that I've used regularly since 2010 to archive, backup, and search all the information that I've written and shared there (called "wall posts"). But I've discovered that sometime in the last few months, Facebook silently removed this largest component from the Downloaded Info, locking up all of your posted information internally where it can no longer be exported or digitally searched. Will they reverse course if this is publicized and they're pressured on the matter?"
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Nope, it's still there... (1)

AcquaCow (56720) | about a year and a half ago | (#43915629)

Bottom of my settings page...

"Download a copy of your Facebook data."

-- Dave

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