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How To Find Someone On Messenger By Phone Number

Your Quick Answer:

To find someone on Messenger by phone number, first of all, save the phone number in your mobile contacts.

On the “People” tab, look at the top right corner, and you will get a ‘contact’ book icon.

There you will get all the people who are on Messenger from your Contacts. You can even search for that person’s name on the search bar.

You can use the Social Catfish tool where you can enter a phone number and find all social media accounts linked with that number including the Messenger (Facebook) account.

You can try Techniquehow’s Messenger search by phone number tool where you can just enter the phone number and find a Messenger account.

How To Find Someone On Messenger By Phone Number:

You can try the following methods below to find someone on Messenger by phone number.

1. Using Social Catfish

You can try this Social Catfish tool, in order to find a Messenger profile by phone number.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: First of all, visit the Social Catfish website by going to https://www.socialcatfish.com/.

Step 2: Then, just enter the phone number of the person you want to find in the search bar on the website.

Step 3: After that, Social Catfish will search its database for information associated with the phone number, including Facebook or Messenger profiles.

Finally, you can browse the results and potentially find the person’s Messenger profile or other social media profiles linked to the phone number.

2. Using FastPeopleSearch.io

Just you can use FastPeopleSearch.io to find someone on Messenger by their phone number.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: First, open your web browser and go to the FastPeopleSearch.io website.

FastPeopleSearch

Step 3: Next, enter the phone number of the person you’re looking for in the search bar on the FastPeopleSearch.io website.

Now, you can view the search results, which may include information related to the person’s Messenger profile or other online presence associated with the phone number.

3. Uploading contacts to Messenger

You can use the following steps to add a phone number to your contact list:

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: First of all, check if the person’s number is saved in your phone contacts. If not, type their number on the dial keypad, click ‘Add to Contacts’, and save their name.

Step 2: Then, open Messenger, log in with your credentials, and tap “Continue as your username”.

Step 3: Now, open Messenger and tap your profile picture (the “Profile” icon) in the top left corner. You’ll land on your profile page, the “Me” tab.

In your Messenger profile, select “Phone Contacts”. Then, choose “Upload Contacts” and turn it on to upload your phone contacts to Messenger.

What Else if the Number has no Facebook Account:

If the person has no Facebook account, then you can send him/her an invite link to join Facebook and Messenger. For that, you have to go to your Facebook account which is linked to the messenger where you are searching for that person. Open the same Facebook account.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: Open the Facebook app that is linked to your Messenger where you are searching for that person and log in.

Step 2: After logging in, click on the “Profile Picture” icon on the top right and go to “Settings”.

Step 3: On the “settings” page, scroll the list and select > “Upload Contact”. Turn ON upload contacts and tap on > “Allow Access”. Wait a while till it imports the contact and then refreshes the upload contacts page.

Turn ON upload contacts Get Started iPhone
Allow Access

Step 4: Over there, on the same page, you will get the option to “Invite Friends” who are not on Messenger or Facebook.

skip Invite Friends

Step 5: Tap on “Invite” and the message will be sent to them.

Invite Friends on iPhone

Step 6: Wait, till they join Messenger and once they do, check them on the Messenger Contacts list.

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Pranab Sen is founder and author of Techniquehow.com. He is a full-time blogger, everything that gets published is from Pranab's hand. He likes to be a 'social media geek' since 2011 to understand the problems of readers more deeply and giving the solution through his writing.

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