View your Pending Friend Requests on Facebook Timeline

View your Pending Friend Requests on Facebook Timeline

Update: Facebook now added a direct link to see the whole pending friend requests.
This article has been outdated; please refer this article for knowing how to check pending friend requests on Facebook

You might have sent many friend requests on Facebook. Of course, every Facebook user may be eager to know which friend requests are not reached or confirmed yet. Pending friend requests on the Facebook timeline are actually those requests which are not confirmed yet. But unfortunately, Facebook doesn’t support any option or functionality to see pending friend requests directly. Yes, it was possible to see the list of pending friend requests in ‘Edit Friends” in the “Settings” on the older layout, but now it is unavailable. Don’t get upset, yet, we have many alternatives to get a view of all unconfirmed or pending friend requests together in a Facebook timeline.

How to check the pending friend requests on Facebook

Through this article, you will get an idea about Pending friend requests in FB. So, there several alternatives to check pending requests. Out of them, I found the easiest way to use a Facebook app called “FriendRequests.“ You can access this App at
So, we are going to show you how to use this App effectively. Once you allow this app to work with your timeline, you can see all the friend requests you made before, and also those were not confirmed.
So, here we go:
1. Log in to your Facebook account,
2. Navigate to,
3. Click on “Go to App” and give access to App by clicking ‘Allow,’
4. Then, you will redirect to a page like this. If you want to check a particular person’s friend request status, you can paste his timeline link/URL to the place given, if you’re going to check the entire pending friend request status click on ‘Bulk Load.’

5. When you click on the Bulk Load, you will get a page like this, where you want to upload the ‘Friend Request data’ to the App. Follow the instructions given, and paste the text and click on Load Friend Request.

6. Now you will see the list of people who are not confirmed your friend request, Here the screenshot, now click “Cancel Request” to delete that request. By using this App, you can remove, undo, or cancel friend request from someone, then click on his name. Later in his profile window, you will see a cross mark beside the line “Awaiting friend request.” Click on the cross mark to cancel the request.

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