Comment

This node allows you to:

This node's edges allow you to:

Creating

You cannot use this node to create comments. To create a comment on a media object, use the Media node instead.

Reading

Reading a Comment

To read an individual comment's metadata, send a GET request to the /comment node and include any of the following fields:

  • hidden
  • id
  • like_count
  • media
  • text
  • timestamp
  • user (only returned if the user making the query also owns the comment, otherwise, the username field will be included)
  • username

Permissions

A User access token with the following permissions:

  • instagram_basic

If the token is for a User whose Page role was granted via the Business Manager, one of the following permissions is also required:

  • ads_management
  • manage_pages
  • business_management

Sample Request

GET graph.facebook.com
  /17873440459141021

Sample Response

{
  "timestamp": "2017-05-03T16:09:08+0000",
  "text": "Awesome :)",
  "id": "17873440459141021"
}

Updating

Hiding/Unhiding Comments

To hide or unhide an individual comment, send a POST request to the /comment node, and include the hide=true or hide=false parameter.

Permissions

A User access token with the following permissions:

  • instagram_basic
  • instagram_manage_comments

If the token is for a User whose Page role was granted via the Business Manager, one of the following permissions is also required:

  • ads_management
  • manage_pages
  • business_management

Sample Request

POST graph.facebook.com
  /17873440459141021?hide=true

Sample Response

{
  "success": true
}

Deleting

Deleting Comments

To delete an individual comment, send a DELETE request to the /comment node.

Permissions

A User Access Token with the following permissions:

  • instagram_basic
  • instagram_manage_comments

If the token is for a User whose Page role was granted via the Business Manager, one of the following permissions is also required:

  • ads_management
  • manage_pages
  • business_management

Sample Request

DELETE graph.facebook.com
  /17873440459141021

Sample Response

{
  "success": true
}