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Takeshi Okada
Takeshi Okada

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Posted on    May-20-2013 1:12 AM

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Hi All!

I have a Facebook user's id. How do I get their username?

Specifically, I am using a FBFriendPickerController

for (id<FBGraphUser> user in self.friendPickerController.selection) {
   NSLog(@"The Facebook User: %@", user);
^This outputs stuff like the name, id, first name, last name, profile photo, but it does not give the user's username.

So, in regards to FBFriendPickerController, what is the best way to get the username of a selected user?

Your help is great appreciated. 


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Posted on    May-20-2013 8:51 AM

Hi Takeshi!

Try as following

You can find the username by looking at the JSON returned by graph.facebook.com/(fb_id)
But is there a better way of doing this, straight from the friendPickerController, that is the question.

I hope it helpful to you.

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