Isn’t it annoying not to see the profile picture of someone’s locked Facebook profile? Well, not anymore. After hours of extensive research and testing, we have selected five working tricks to easily view locked Facebook profile pictures, posts and other related updates. Let’s start.
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Ways to View Locked Facebook Profile Photos and Messages
Use Online Tools to View Locked Facebook Profile
Although there are many websites online that claim to display profile pictures of locked Facebook profiles, we have come across one particular online tool who does what he says. Using this tool, you can quickly paste the Facebook profile link into its search bar to view the full size profile picture of a locked account. Here’s how you can achieve it.
1. Copy profile link of the target locked Facebook account to view their profile picture.
2. Next, go to the Profile Viewer online tool and paste the copied profile link in the search bar.
3. Additionally, choose any method in the list of methods provided and complete the verification captcha. After successful bot verification, click the Get profile picture button to display the profile picture of the locked Facebook account.
4. If method A shows an error when displaying profile picture, you can switch to other methods and repeat the above steps to display locked profile picture.
Use Phone Browser to View Locked Facebook Profile
Another effective trick to view the profile picture of a locked Facebook account is to use the basic version of facebook mobile browsing. Follow these steps to display the same using this method.
1. Open the Web browser app on your smartphone and log in with your Facebook account.
2. Next, find the locked profile in search bar whose profile picture you want to see.
3. Now tap on the address bar at the top and add ‘mbasic’ before the keyword “Facebook” and search for it. This will open the locked Facebook profile in the basic viewing mode on your device.
4. Long press on the profile picture now and press the Download Image Option to download the locked profile picture to your device.
That’s it. Now you can see the uploaded profile picture of the locked Facebook account in your gallery app on your smartphone.
Use the “Photos of” method to find related content
Besides viewing the profile picture of a locked Facebook account, you can view additional information about the target profile, such as photo posts and other updates, using the Photos of method. Although this trick is not guaranteed to provide accurate results, you can use it to browse through all search results to find details about the locked profile (such as photos, posts, etc.).
1. Open Facebook in your web browser and log in with your account.
2. Next, click on the search bar and search with the keyword below.
Be sure to replace the
3. You can browse different categories in Left Sidebar to gather details from search results, such as posts, people, photos, etc.
This method works like a blow and trial trick to collect details about your locked facebook profile.
Get in touch with friends of the locked account
Another working method to view the photos or other updates of the locked facebook profile is to connect with friends of the target account and add them like friends. Once accepted, you may be able to see the target Facebook user’s photo that their friend may have tagged them on.
In other words, you will be able to view the mutually shared photos between the locked profile account and the friend you just added to your Facebook account.
Create and use another Facebook account
Suppose you don’t want to bother with online tools and tricks to view profile picture and other updates of locked Facebook account. In this case you can create a different facebook profile and add them as friends to continue seeing their updates and posted photos.
Be especially careful to hide your original information when creating a new Facebook account, because you don’t want the target Facebook user to know about your presence on their timeline.
Bonus tip: download a private video from a Facebook profile
Now that you have learned how to view profile picture and other updates from a locked Facebook account, you need to learn how to view and download posted video from a private/locked account. Follow this quick read to learn how to download any private video from a Facebook profile.
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Conclusion: Show hidden Facebook profile information
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