Does using Account Kit allow the app to publish to my Facebook profile?
No, using Account Kit does not give the app the ability to publish to your Facebook profile.
Does Account Kit share my Facebook information with the app or site?
No, Account Kit does not require a Facebook account and does not enable sharing of your information to the app or site you sign in to.
What is Account Kit?
Account Kit is a quick and easy way to log in to new apps using just your email address or phone number – no password needed. It helps you avoid creating another new username and password for every app you want to try. In addition, Account Kit doesn't need a Facebook account for you to log in to an app. Even if you have a Facebook account, you won't have to share information directly from your Facebook Profile to log in to apps with Account Kit.
Do I need a Facebook account to use Account Kit?
No, you don't need a Facebook account to log in to apps with Account Kit.
What platforms can I use Account Kit on?
For web, Account Kit isn't supported by Internet Explorer (IE) versions 7, 8 or 9. Please update IE to version 10 or higher to use Account Kit. Account Kit is supported by IE 10+, Edge, Chrome, Opera, Firefox and Safari.
Does Account Kit work in my country?
Account Kit works with over 230 country codes and in over 40 languages – you can see a full list here
. We plan to add more countries in the future.
What information does the app receive when I use Account Kit?
If you use your email address or phone number to log in to an app with Account Kit, you agree to share that information with the app. Logging in to apps with Account Kit doesn't share information directly from your Facebook Profile with the app. As with all apps, developers can decide what other types of information they collect from people after they log in.
What information does Facebook receive when I use Account Kit?
If you use your email address or phone number to log in to an app with Account Kit, Facebook will send you an email or SMS confirmation code that you can use to log in to the app. In addition to receiving your phone number or email address, Facebook also receives information about the device you're using as well as other information that app developers may choose to share with us in order to use Facebook tools in their apps. Facebook uses all the information it receives to provide and improve its services, including personalising content, tailoring and measuring ads, and providing a safer experience. Please see our Data Policy
for more information about the ways Facebook collects, uses and shares information. Please also review the terms and policies of the app that you're using for additional information about their practices.
How do I unsubscribe from Account Kit emails?
When you sign up or log in to an app with Account Kit, you'll only receive one email from Account Kit. This email helps you complete the sign-up or login process.
How do I stop receiving SMS messages or delete my Account Kit account from an app or website?
To delete your account from an app or website, go to "Manage Account" on the www.accountkit.com
site. Log in with your phone number or email address, and you can then opt to either "Stop Account Kit SMS" or "Remove This App".
My confirmation SMS message hasn't arrived. What should I do?
Please confirm that the phone number you've entered is correct and uses the proper international format (with country code). Then, make sure that your device is on, has signal and isn't in flight mode, and try to enter your phone number again. In areas with weak mobile signal, you may need to restart your phone. Alternatively, if you have a Facebook account and have your phone number listed on Facebook, you can choose to receive a notification on Facebook to complete the login process.
My confirmation SMS message has arrived, but it looks weird (contains symbols or question marks).
Account Kit uses different kinds of SMS code to make sure that you have the best experience. In some cases, however, your mobile service provider or network may not support this code. If you have a Facebook account and have your phone number listed on Facebook, you can choose to receive a notification on Facebook to complete the login process.
How was my phone number verified with Account Kit without an SMS message?
If you are signed in to the Android Facebook app on your phone and your phone number listed on Facebook matches the one you entered, Account Kit can verify the phone number without the extra step of receiving and entering in a verification code via SMS.
Does verifying my phone number with Account Kit share any of my Facebook data with the app or site I signed in to?
Using Account Kit to sign in to an app with your phone number or email address does not share your Facebook data with the app or site that you signed in to.