Find Draft on Facebook App on Android and iOS (2021)

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If you ever get interrupted while sharing your through or photos on social media platform such as Facebook then you don’t need to worry about it. Facebook is one of the most popular social networking platform were millions of users daily share their thoughts and photos on their personal account.

Moreover, in case if you’re get interrupted while sharing some of post on Facebook then you don’t need to get worry about it. Because Facebook let you easily find the draft post that you’re left in an emergency. However access the draft post on Facebook app is kind an pain in the head. Because Facebook has lots of features and draft post is one of them.

In this short guide we are going to explain you how you can easily able to access the Facebook drafts that you left in middle on your Facebook account.

Find Draft Post on Facebook on Android App

Here, follow the below given step by step instructions to find your draft post on Facebook app on android device.

Firstly open the Facebook app on your smartphone and tap on the “Write Something Here” to create a new post.

Now try to type anything and then tap on back button.

After this, tap on the save as draft.

In few seconds, you’ll get the notification of the draft post that you’ve saved on your Facebook account you can easily access it by tapping on the bell icon.


If you haven’t deleted the recent notification from your Facebook account then in this case you can easily access the draft post from the bell icon. However if you’ve deleted the old draft, simply click on the latest you’ve saved draft notification.

Moreover you can also access the draft post from the phone notification bar. If you haven’t clear the notification bar from the smartphone.

By taping on the phone notification bar you can easily able to open the saved draft post on the Facebook app. Well this time when you tap on the back button you will direct able to access the draft posts section. From here you’ll able to access all the old draft post without having a hassle.

Furthermore, tap on the three-dots menu next to the draft that you wanted to discard or edit and simply select the appropriate option.

After this you’ll easily able to continue where you’ve left off.

Point To Notice – You can only able to access the draft post saved in the past three days ago. Which simply means the drafts older than three days will automatically discard.

Find Saved Drafts On Facebook iPhone App

In iOS the things pretty different when its comes to the Facebook app. Here follow the below given step by step instructions to access the draft post on Facebook on iPhone or iPad.

Well in iOS app of Facebook to save the draft post you needed to tap on the X button to saved as draft.


After this select the “Save Draft” option.

You can get notification about the draft that has been saved.

To access the draft post you’ll needed to tap on the “What’s on your mind”.

Whatever you recently typed and saved will be appear to the screen right front of you on the app.

However, there is an cache unlike the android only the draft can be saved on the Facebook iPhone app at the single time. So my if you’re looking for the old draft post then you’re out of luck in iOS Facebook app.

Find Saved Draft Post on Facebook Web

Facebook desktop version has some difference compare to the application. The desktop version only save draft post for the Facebook pages not for the personal profiles. So if you’ve any Facebook page then you can easily able to access the draft post on it.

You can easily access on your PC web browser such as Google Chrome and the interface of the Facebook is quite simple to use.

Such if you’re create a new post and due to some disturbance the Facebook tab has been close then don’t worry the post will hang around on the homepage till you take future action.

In case if you’re accessing something else on the Facebook, you’ll get prompted to the draft post it self with two options “Keep Editing” or “Leave It”.

Until you don’t close the Facebook tab on the browser your draft will still available on the Facebook in the “Write on your mind” post section.

Access Facebook Page Draft Post

On Facebook desktop there also an different way to access the draft posts that you cannot able to access in the smartphone application. You can easily able to create, edit and publish drafts on the Facebook Page that you’ve created for the business purposes or for the entrainment. These drafts can easily be manage by the Facebook Page editor and the admins.

To get access these draft posts you needed to the Facebook Page from the left side feed panel.

After this select the page from the list of pages. In case if you’ve only single page then simple select it.

Once the Page is opened, Then again go the left side panel and choose “Publishing Tools “ from the panel.

After that choose the “Drafts” given on the right side of the screen.

You can edit, schedule, publish, backdate or delete the draft post.

As you see you’re self Facebook does not have an dedicated way to access the draft post on the desktop and mobile version of website.

Want To Know How To Find the Scheduled Post on Facebook as Bonus?

Scheduling the Post is another way to save draft on the Facebook that allows you to work faster with the help of the post scheduling feature that was available on all most all the social networking platform. This keep you readers engaged by sharing your posts time to time on your social account.

If you’re own an Facebook Page with massive community of readers then you ‘ve to create tons of posts in a single day and schedule them for fix time or day.

In case if you’ve create an schedule post on the Facebook page and due to some issue you wanted to delete or edit that particular post that you’ve scheduled on your Facebook Page then you needed to access it. Well as we know accessing draft post on Facebook is quite tricky.

Here are the steps you needed to follow to access the schedule post on the Facebook Page.

Go to the from the web browser on your PC.

Now select the Pages section from the left side Feed Panel. Select the Page the you wanted to manage.

Once the Page is open, Again go to the left side panel and choose the “Publishing Tool” from the given options.

In the left side panel now you’ve able to see Schedule Post under the Post section. Simple select it.

In the right side of the screen you’ve able to access all the schedule post for the particular Facebook Page.

Simply, select the Schedule Post and go to the Action button and select any one of the option Publish, Edit, Delete, Backdate Create Ads and Create Schedule.

In case if you’ve don’t see any schedule post on the post section. Which means you do have any schedule post left on your Facebook Page.

Sadly, you cannot able to access the schedule post of the Facebook Page on the Facebook App. Until now Facebook does not update their application with this feature. Because the Publishing Tool feature only available for the Desktop version and cannot accessible for the mobile app

Hopefully you find this short guide helpful to understand how you can access the draft post on your Facebook account without having a hassle. In case if you’ve any other quires related to the Facebook then feel free to ask us through the comment box and don’t forget to share your opinion on this guide.

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