How to Download the Email Addresses of Your Facebook Friends

You will find numerous applications claim that they can transfer your friends contact information out of Facebook. But the problem is none of these applications can really download the contacts.

Facebook Application Programming Interface (API) doesn’t expose the email addresses of the users, thus none of the Facebook applications can help you getting the actual data of your friends. There are some ways to get this information, but those are considered illegal and you may get ban from the Facebook. There is a simple method that helps you download the email addresses of your friends from Facebook.

  • Go to http://address.yahoo.com
  • There find a Facebook icon and Click on it.
  • A login dialog will pop up. Enter your Username and Password and press log in.
  • It will begin downloading the Facebook address book in to your Yahoo Mail Account.
  • For downloading the CSV file, click on export and then click of Microsoft Outlook. It will prompt you to save the file. Click on Save and you are done.

Once the file is saved on your computer, you can import this CSV file into LinkedIn, Gmail Contacts or even in your phone address book.

If you are unable to download the contacts, go to your Facebook Account. Open “Application Settings” and remove the “Yahoo! Contact Importer” from the list. Repeat the above mentioned process again.

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