Replies

This edge allows you to:

To create a comment on a media object, use the /media/comment edge instead.

Creating

Replying to a Comment

To reply to a comment, send a POST request to the /comment/replies edge and include the message parameter along with your reply text. Note that you can only reply to top-level comments; replies to a reply will be added to the top-level comment.

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
  /17870913679156914/replies?message=*sniff*

Sample Response

{
  "id": "17873440459141021"
}

Reading

Getting Replies

To get all of the replies (comments) on a comment, send a GET request to the /comment/replies edge.

Notes

  • You cannot get replies to a comment that has been deleted.
  • When using field expansion to get comment metadata through this edge, only public fields will be returned.

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/replies

Sample Response

{
  "data": [
    {
      "timestamp": "2017-08-31T16:53:49+0000",
      "text": "This is a great comment",
      "id": "17871618799146774"
    },
    {
      "timestamp": "2017-08-30T04:24:45+0000",
      "text": "It's me. Trust me.",
      "id": "17887288333072596"
    }
  ]
}

Updating

This operation is not supported.

Deleting

This operation is not supported.