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example python tinderbot
# encoding: utf8 1,1 Top# encoding: utf8
import argparse
from datetime import datetime
import json
from random import randint
import requests
import sys
from time import sleep
headers = {
'app_version': '3',
'platform': 'ios',
fb_id = '{ your fb user id here }'
fb_auth_token = '{ your fb auth token here }'
class User(object):
def __init__(self, data_dict):
self.d = data_dict
def user_id(self):
return self.d['_id']
def ago(self):
raw = self.d.get('ping_time')
if raw:
d = datetime.strptime(raw, '%Y-%m-%dT%H:%M:%S.%fZ')
secs_ago = int("%s")) - int(d.strftime("%s"))
if secs_ago > 86400:
return u'{days} days ago'.format(days=secs_ago / 86400)
elif secs_ago < 3600:
return u'{mins} mins ago'.format(mins=secs_ago / 60)
return u'{hours} hours ago'.format(hours=secs_ago / 3600)
return '[unknown]'
def bio(self):
x = self.d['bio'].encode('ascii', 'ignore').replace('\n', '')[:50].strip()
except (UnicodeError, UnicodeEncodeError, UnicodeDecodeError):
return '[garbled]'
return x
def age(self):
raw = self.d.get('birth_date')
if raw:
d = datetime.strptime(raw, '%Y-%m-%dT%H:%M:%S.%fZ')
return - int(d.strftime('%Y'))
return 0
def __unicode__(self):
return u'{name} ({age}), {distance}km, {ago}'.format(
def auth_token(fb_auth_token, fb_user_id):
h = headers
h.update({'content-type': 'application/json'})
req =
data=json.dumps({'facebook_token': fb_auth_token, 'facebook_id': fb_user_id})
return req.json()['token']
return None
def recommendations(auth_token):
h = headers
h.update({'X-Auth-Token': auth_token})
r = requests.get('', headers=h)
if r.status_code == 401 or r.status_code == 504:
raise Exception('Invalid code')
print r.content
if not 'results' in r.json():
print r.json()
for result in r.json()['results']:
yield User(result)
def like(user_id):
u = '' % user_id
d = requests.get(u, headers=headers, timeout=0.7).json()
except KeyError:
return d['match']
def nope(user_id):
u = '' % user_id
requests.get(u, headers=headers, timeout=0.7).json()
except KeyError:
def like_or_nope():
return 'nope' if randint(1, 100) == 31 else 'like'
if __name__ == '__main__':
parser = argparse.ArgumentParser(description='Tinder automated bot')
parser.add_argument('-l', '--log', type=str, default='activity.log', help='Log file destination')
args = parser.parse_args()
print 'Tinder bot'
print '----------'
matches = 0
liked = 0
nopes = 0
while True:
token = auth_token(fb_auth_token, fb_id)
if not token:
print 'could not get token'
for user in recommendations(token):
if not user:
print unicode(user)
action = like_or_nope()
if action == 'like':
print ' -> Like'
match = like(user.user_id)
if match:
print ' -> Match!'
with open('./liked.txt', 'a') as f:
f.write(user.user_id + u'\n')
print ' -> random nope :('
print 'networking error %s' % user.user_id
s = float(randint(250, 2500) / 1000)

sweet. this will be cool to use to learn DIY style. Thanks for this creator :)

i was wondering what i would need to do to execute code like this? I am semi-familiar with using things like wamp server to kinda just copy and paste friends stuff and change variables and launch in a new URL. I know python is fairly more intricate and complicated though so I assume it can't be that easy with this :) any advice?

How do you get a Facebook ID and Facebook auth token?

umrashrf commented May 9, 2016

You have to sniff to get Facebook ID and Facebook auth token. There is no other way.

umrashft, When you say sniff, you mean?

vegan22 commented Dec 19, 2016 edited

It doesn't work for me, why?

root@kali:~# ./
from: can't read /var/mail/datetime
from: can't read /var/mail/random
from: can't read /var/mail/time
./ line 11: headers: command not found
./ line 12: app_version:: command not found
./ line 13: platform:: command not found
./ line 14: syntax error near unexpected token }' ./ line 14:}'

Facebook ID and auth key is correct

vegan22 commented Dec 21, 2016

Just tried now again and got it working :-)
My FB_ID is extactly like this (untouched) > fb_id = '{ 12***91520 }'
and in the fb_auth_token I removed the { } from both sides, so it looks like that:

fb_auth_token = 'EAAGm0PX4ZCpsBADOHTeqmo5XQXLeQ73dDcHfZABUVqN14AmxmXHnNFEn5juZC1qynrInx9UpZAi5v0zrRn2ZArEZCUuiARwGIuMzmFaPvV5C114BuxhxqBinOuqHJtZBB*********************************************************************XsxnR3N8IonsOItFvHFuq9usZD'

vegan22 commented Dec 21, 2016 edited

networking error tinder_rate_limited_id_1482280511118_0
Tinder Team (25), 1km, -301 mins ago
-> Like
networking error tinder_rate_limited_id_1482280511118_1
Tinder Team (25), 1km, -300 mins ago
-> Like
networking error tinder_rate_limited_id_1482280511118_2
Tinder Team (25), 1km, -300 mins ago
-> Like
networking error tinder_rate_limited_id_1482280511118_3
Tinder Team (25), 1km, -300 mins ago
-> Like
networking error tinder_rate_limited_id_1482280511118_4
Tinder Team (25), 1km, -300 mins ago
-> Like
networking error tinder_rate_limited_id_1482280511118_5

Got this after like 2-3 minutes, how can I fix the script by adding some kind of sleep time ?
Edit: It's because it's a free user so the likes are limited, nothing to do with the script

hi i want to tinder boot

vegan22 commented Jan 18, 2017 edited

Why after a few minutes I get an error "could not get token" ?

and sometimes I get an error after a few minutes

{u'status': 500, u'error': u''}
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "", line 141, in
for user in recommendations(token):
File "", line 95, in recommendations
for result in r.json()['results']:
KeyError: 'results'

vegan22 commented Jan 18, 2017


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