How to See Friend Requests Sent on Facebook

Facebook is the world’s largest social media platform, with billions of users. It provides a great way to stay connected with friends and family, as well as reach new people.

However, if you have sent too many friend requests, and now you may want to view your sent friend requests on Facebook and cancel the ones that have gone unanswered for a long time.

In this article, you will learn how to view sent friend requests on Facebook.

Whether you’re using Facebook on a mobile device or the desktop version of Facebook, the process is quick and easy. Keep reading to find out how to do it.


For Mobile Browsers: Friends > Friend request > View sent requests.

For Desktop Browsers: Friends > Friend request > View sent requests.

In App: Menu > Friends > See all > Again (three dots) > View Sent Requests.

How to View Friend Requests Sent on Facebook on Desktop

To view friend requests you sent on Facebook using your desktop browser, follow these simple steps:

STEP 1: Go to and log in to your Facebook account using your email address and password.

Enter Facebook

STEP 2: Click on “Friends” option located in the left sidebar of your Facebook profile.


STEP 3: From the list click “Friend request“.

Friend request

STEP 4: Click “View Sent Requests“.

View Sent Requests

STEP 5: Wait a few seconds until a popup appears containing the friend request you sent.

Sending a Friend Request

You can now manage and respond to each request individually. You can also click “Cancel request” button to cancel the sent friend request.

It is important to note that with the new Facebook user interface, some features and settings have been moved to new sections. Therefore, find “View Sent Requests” options may take a few minutes to figure out.

By following these simple steps, you can now easily view and manage friend requests sent on Facebook using your desktop web browser.

How to View Sent Friend Requests on the Facebook Application

The steps to view all pending sent friend requests are almost the same in the Facebook mobile app for iOS and Android.

To see the friend requests you sent on the Facebook app, you need to follow these simple steps:

STEP 1: Open the Facebook app on your mobile device and tap the menu icon (three horizontal lines) on the home screen.


STEP 2: Knocking”Friends” from the menu.

Friend 1

STEP 3: Knocking”See all” next to Friend Requests.

See all

STEP 4: Tap “Three dots” at the top of Friend Requests. And select “View Sent Friend Requests” from the menu.

View Sent Request 1

After following these steps, you will be able to see all the friend requests you sent on Facebook.

Cancel Sent Request

If you want to cancel the friend request, just tap “Cancel“. This process is the same for iOS and Android devices.

If you can’t find your sent friend request using the steps above, you can try accessing the following link from your mobile web browser:


By following these steps, you can easily manage Facebook friend requests and keep your social network up to date.

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