How to save your Facebook friends contact list

How many of you think and try about saving your Facebook friends contact list? Everyone’s Facebook friends contact list is increasing day by day and it’s impossible to remember or write down every time. For any reason, if you lost your Facebook account, then there is no way to get all your contacts back. Surprisingly, Facebook does not have any option to save or export your all Facebook friends contact list. If you search on Google for this, you will get almost all spyware links which do not work. I heard that there are some Facebook non approved third party applications which help you to save your Facebook friends contact list.

I have about more than 700 Facebook friends contact list and wanted to save it all email id and names. I have to figure out one easiest way to export Facebook friends contact list via Yahoo Mail. I followed these steps and able to export and save almost all Facebook friends contact list and names.

How to save your Facebook friends contact list – Follow these steps.

Step One: Create a Yahoo email account and Go to (If you have a yahoo associated email account, then no need to create new one and skip this step one.)

Step Two: After you create your account, log into your Yahoo email account.

Step Three: Once you are logging in your email, click on the contacts tab.

Yahoo Contacts Tab

Step Four: Right hand side select “Action Menu” and select “Import” from drop down list

Import Facebook friends contact list Yahoo Actions

Step Five: Click on the “Facebook” tab (Import from Facebook)

Import from facebook

Step Six: In pop-up windows it will ask for authorization, allow it and then the Facebook friends contact list will begin to come in.

Import Facebook friends contact list

Step Seven: After you save all of your contacts in “yahoo contacts” click on the “contacts” tab again and select the Facebook tab.

Step Eight: Select all contacts and click on the “Actions” drop down bar on the top.

Step Nine: Click on the “export” button.

Export Facebook contacts from Yahoo

Step Ten: Choose “yahoo! csv” which will automatically populate into excel csv. OR there are four more options, select which ever familiar to you.

Export Yahoo mail contacts


You will have the First Name, Last Name and Email Address with You

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  • Prajwal Karki

    Well, a well written and informative post indeed. Never thought of backing up contacts but think i should give it a try. :)

  • kishor

    Nice tricks.

    • Vasant Sakpal

      Hey Kishire,
      Thanks for reading my post and leaving your valuable feedback, Keep Visiting bro :)

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