How To View Facebook Account And Photos Without An Account

Your Quick Answer:

To view Facebook profiles without an account, go to your web browser and type Then, you have to type in the name of the person you are looking for, go to indexed profiles, and choose the correct profile.

You can also try from a friend or parent’s phone: ask for their account, look for the person on Facebook and add them as a friend on your friend’s account to be able to view their posts. 

You can use third-party sites such as Sprout Social by logging in and connecting your friend’s Facebook account. After that, you can see Facebook profiles and posts on this website. 

You can see Facebook profiles using the Talkwalker tool, by signing up or logging in to your account and connecting a Facebook account to the website. 

How to view Facebook Account without an account:

Try the following methods below:

1. From Google Search:

🔴 Follow the steps:

Step 1: Open

To view Facebook profiles without having an account, you have to unlock your phone and go to your home screen. From there, you’ll have to look for the icon of your favorite browser. Once you find this browser, you have to click on it to open it.

The browser’s search page will open in front of you. If this is not a Google search page, you have to use the search bar to type in “”. Click on the search option, and you will be in the search area. 

Step 2: Search for Person’s Name or Page name

After you have reached the page on your browser, it is time for the second step, which includes clicking on the search option that is likely to appear in the middle of the screen. Once you have clicked on the search bar, you have to search for the name of the person whose Facebook page you are trying to look at without creating an account.

Search Person's Name or Page name

If you know that they do not use their original name and instead use a pen name or a fake name, you have to type that here and press the Enter key on your keyboard.

Step 3: Find the Indexed profiles and Open

After typing in the Facebook name of the user you are looking for and pressing Enter, the process is simple: you have to look at the search results and analyze them. You will find accounts with the exact name you typed in, as well as ones with little or a lot of variation. You might find many search results with the same name.

Find the Indexed profiles and Open

You have to click on the option, which includes the name you typed in along with the word “Profiles” and Facebook attached to it. This will lead you to a Facebook page with a set of profiles lined one after the other. Look at the profiles and choose the profile of the person you were searching for. 

See Profile

🔯 Can I Use Facebook Directory for People Search without Account?

No, you can no longer use the Facebook Directory for searching for people when you do not have an account. This system has been discontinued because of privacy concerns and security reasons. 

2. Try From a Friend’s profile:

Try the following steps:

Step 1: Ask your Friend’s Profile

If you do not have a Facebook account of your own, but you still require seeing someone’s Facebook account for whatever reason, you can easily do so, however, you require someone else’s account for this.

You have to request either your friend or your parent to permit you to use their private Facebook account for a temporary period: this might take some persuading. But once you are allowed to use their phone, or they provide you with their account credentials, you have to log in to the same from your own device. 

Step 2: Search for people from there

Once you have been given the phone or account and you have logged in to Facebook using their account, you have to make sure not to look into their account as it would be an invasion of privacy. You have to just click on the search icon.

click on the search icon

You will find this icon at the top right corner of the screen. It will be the second icon, on the screen,  from the right. Now, you can type in the name of the person you are looking for. Since some people tend to have their Facebook names different from the names they use in real life, it is better to type in the name that you think they use for Facebook. Click the Enter key after typing and look at the search results.

Click on profile

Step 3: Add him from that profile to view his Stuff 

Once you have pressed the Enter key, and are looking at the search results, you have to search for the profile you are looking for. You can also look at their profile pictures that will be visible beside their names to better understand which account is theirs. Once you find their account, you have to click on their profile.

Click on Add Friend

Once their profile opens, you will be able to see the bare minimum of stuff about them. To see all their posts, there is only one way. You have to add them as your friend, which means you have to send them a friend request which they have to accept. After that, you will be able to see all their posts. 

3. Using Third-party Site:

You can try the following tools:

🔯 Sprout Social:

⭐️ Features:

◘ It helps analyze Facebook-related data so that you can tailor your content in the right direction leading to increased engagement. 

◘ Sprout Social also helps you to see your growth in comparison with other Facebook accounts that are trying to compete with you. 

◘ Its smart inbox helps to tailor all your Messenger chats which helps save time. 

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: Go to the Sprout Social website and click on the option to log in to your Sprout Social account. 

Click on Login

Step 2: Log in using your email and password.


Step 3: If you have not connected someone else’s Facebook profile yet, do so now and provide the website with related permissions. 

Login with facebook page

Step 4: After doing so, you can open your Facebook app through Sprout Social. Go to the search option at the top right area of the screen. It is the second option from the right. Type in the name of the person you want to look for. 

Step 5: Once their profile is found, you can click on it and see their posts, by scrolling down, and also other analytics related to their account. 

🔯 Talkwalker Tool:

⭐️ Features:

◘ It helps you to keep an eye on the growth of competitors on Facebook and understand their strong and weak points so you can use that to your advantage.

◘ It uses a highly developed AI to understand how customers feel about your profile or product you are selling through your Facebook account and helps you manipulate it. 

◘ It also allows you to search any brand name, etc., That is available on any social media app, easily through their special search option.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: Go to the Talkwalker website from your web browser.

Step 2: Create an account or log in if you already have an account. 


Step 3: Link your friend or parents’ Facebook account to it in the next step and allow the website the related permissions. 


Step 4: Once it is connected, you can visit your account from Talkwalker. 

Step 5: All you have to do now is to search for the required person by clicking on the search option at the top right corner of your Facebook app

Step 6: Open the correct profile to view their posts and account-related analytics.

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