How To Find Your Facebook, Instagram, X/Twitter Cookies? Quick Explanation In An Image

The list below lists several types of cookies used by social media platforms. If you want to develop an application or post WordPress content to social media automatically, you may need to find them. Fortunately, the ways to get these cookies are absolutely the same, and the steps can be explained in an image.

  1. Facebook: xs cookie
  2. Instagram:
    • csrftoken
    • ds_user_id
    • sessionid
  3. X/Twitter: auth_token

Steps on Facebook

  1. Open Facebook in your web browser.
  2. Open Developer Tools. (Mac: ⌘ + ⌥ + I / Win: Ctrl + Shift + I)
  3. Click the “Application” tab
  4. Click “Cookies” in the left panel
  5. Click “https://www.facebook.com
  6. Search “xs” in the filter then copy the value

Steps on Instagram

  1. Open Instagram in your web browser.
  2. Open Developer Tools. (Mac: ⌘ + ⌥ + I / Win: Ctrl + Shift + I)
  3. Click the “Application” tab
  4. Click “Cookies” in the left panel
  5. Click “https://www.instagram.com
  6. Search “csrftoken”, “ds_user_id”, “sessionid” in the filter then copy the value

Steps on X/Twitter

  1. Open X/Twitter in your web browser.
  2. Open Developer Tools. (Mac: ⌘ + ⌥ + I / Win: Ctrl + Shift + I)
  3. Click the “Application” tab
  4. Click “Cookies” in the left panel
  5. Click “https://twitter.com
  6. Search “auth_token” in the filter then copy the value
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