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Comments Using Facebook Social Plugin Doesnt Post

I cant post on any social media websites using the Facebook plugin. I type my comment and click comment, but it doesn't post. I created another Facebook account thinking something was wrong with my ...
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Tagging people who aren't on Facebook

I uploaded a collection of photos with a person I wasn't able to find on Facebook. Is there a way to enter his/her name? It's not a tag in the photo itself, but in the part where you specify "who you ...
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Is it possible to find out when a comment was liked on Facebook?

Is it possible to find out the date/time someone liked a comment or post on Facebook?
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Hiding my birthday

How can I hide my birthday and prevent Facebook from notifying my friends when I have a birthday? I tried "Settings -> Privacy", but it only gives very general settings - there is nothing specific ...
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Where can I find the the address to mypage@facebook.com?

What didn't work so far: Sending an e-mail to the exact page slug followed by @facebook.com Sending a message to an e-mail from the page. The option is not available. I'm looking for something ...
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How to Make Text link to Hyperlinks in Facebook Comment social plugin?

Now this is very tricky thing. I have recently seen that many blogs do have facebook comment plugins where anyone can comment and place relevant links. But the problem is those links are in text and ...
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Likes on original post instead of the shared one

When I share a post from a fan page on Facebook, how can I make likes appear on the original post instead of on my share?
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Is it possible to find a recent ad in Facebook?

Yesterday there was an ad displayed in the feed. How would I go about finding this ad again if I don't have any information on the company like name etc? Perhaps even viewing only sponsored posts and ...
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How do I recover the facebook account password?

I have forgotten my facebook account password and also I have no access to the number which I use to log-in to facebook account. On this page(see the image below) they are asking for a government ...
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Does this Chrome extension of reporting who visits your Facebook profile work? [closed]

I found this Google extension in Google Web Store https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/profile-visitors-for-face/ihjbpjahiibmjdlcgodcnmpelpmilamk?hl=en It promises that one can see who visits ...
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How can I make a link in my website open directly in the Facebook App? [closed]

It's crucial that the mobile version of my website opens the link to its Facebook page in the Facebook App, instead of the browser of the phone. Any idea of how I can accomplish that?
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How do you input this emoticon in Facebook messages?

I'm using Firefox 35.0.1 and having trouble inserting this emoticon: It doesn't appear in the emoticon list: So my only option has been copying it from an external website. Is that what everyone ...
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failing to delete the old account that is nolonger in use

after you guys have given me options on how i can access my old account without password, email & old fon number, I have tried the options but everytime they need email. Now trying to reset it is ...
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Facebook Search Friend I may know ALSO lives in certain area

I want to use Facebook to invite potentially interested people to an event. That event being an Arm Wrestling Tournament. To efficiently locate people interested in Arm Wrestling criteria, I wish to ...
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How to stop notifications when people 'like' my post

When I post a status in Facebook, I get notified whenever someone likes my post. How can I stop that?
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Does Facebook mark messages as unseen automatically?

I'm a little bit curious. Does Facebook mark messages as unseen automatically? After some passing days I see that my message to a friend becomes unseen. Is it done automatically or what ? Any ...
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How can I get the full archive of information on Facebook

How can I get the full archive of information on Facebook . I tried " Download a copy of your Facebook data" and I received only part of the information .I am not receiving messages deleted. Where is ...
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Last message from contact in bold in contact list

I was chatting with a friend of mine and saw all messages he sent me before we finished. However, when I checked back into my messenger account the following day his last message to me (which I had ...
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Creating an Application on Facebook

In order to allow Facebook users to log in to our (Android) Mobile App - I need to create an App Id on Facebook. Ideally I do not want to use my personal Facebook account to create the App Id. I ...
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I can't retrieve my Facebook password

I haven't been to my Facebook account in a while and I can't remember my password. When I try to have it reset, it goes to a security question, but I can't remember that either. Is there anything I ...
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How can send message on Facebook inbox if marked as spam

Is there any way to send message to a inbox of a friend who marked me as spam on Facebook?
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In Facebook, is it possible to delete multiple friends?

Title says it, pretty simple. I'm looking for a way to delete multiple friends. I created my Facebook account years ago, when I was still in high school, and it was a thing to basically add everybody ...
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Removing old facebook account that is no longer used

My problem is that I have an account I last used two years ago. I opened another one. I no longer have the phone number and I have long forgotten the password & email, but I want it deleted ...
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Recovering an old account after starting a new one with the same email address

I started a Facebook account for my mom on my dad's computer. After I showed her how it functioned we logged her out. Later, my dad went to log into his Facebook and he couldn't because he thought it ...
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Facebook Nearby Friends location update issue

when i go to nearby friend it show hoe many miles they are from me and the amount of time since that update took place. often time it is a few minutes sometime it is just now. fro a few of my friends ...
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Getting trending topic Facebook Graph API

I am trying to get the trending topic from facebook using Graph API. But if I use this "/trends?country=US" it shows error with this message : "Application does not have the capability to make this ...
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Facebook posted by disabled

I have Facebook Fan page. There are 5 editors on this page who post news on it and I am the Admin. I noticed today that the latest post does not show "posted by" and I don't know who are posted ...
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Can't rearrange open chat tabs anymore?

I used to be able to rearrange open chat tabs in Facebook, clicking and dragging them left or right. This stopped working recently (a month or two ago). I've tried it with regular Chrome, Chrome in ...
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What factors affect the visibility of personal Facebook posts to friends?

What are all the factors that affect the number of one's friends who see one's personal Facebook posts (i.e. posts as a person, not as a page)? Examples that I know if include whether friends have ...
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Using the “use Facebook as” dropdown won't work

I know how to use the "use Facebook as" dropdown, but it only offers a list of five choices. I have at least a dozen pages, and it doesn't offer the other seven anywhere, nor does it have a scrollbar ...
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Some of my friends can't see my friends publications (restricted list?)

I remember that at some point I added a few friends to a "restricted list". Things seem to have changed now and I cannot seem to find a way to edit these settings. Whenever I post something, next to ...
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Auto Post from wall to page Timeline

I am trying to bring my fans all products posted from similar pages/groups when posted in one place (which is my business page), with the permissions of this page's owners of course. I need when a ...
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Invite Facebook friends to become my LinkedIn connections?

I am looking for a way to send LinkedIn connection requests to my Facebook friends. I do remember seeing some method year and half ago, which allowed such similar cross-connection, but I'm not able ...
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Not able to see/download old pictures on Facebook messages

So basically I went back about 2 years into an old Facebook conversation and I found some photos that I wanted to view. But they didn't come up as normal photos. They had the file name e.g. ...
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Is 'liking' a web page on the actual page different than 'liking' FB post that shares a page?

If I 'like' a post that is a shared a web page within Facebook, is that in any way connected to the number of likes that are shown on the actual web page in the Facebook share button? Put otherwise: ...
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Can non-friends in a closed Facebook group, see each other's individual Facebook pages/timelines?

I want to set up a closed Facebook group for a group of professional colleagues to communicate and collaborate on a project. But most of these people are not already Friends on Facebook, nor will they ...
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Bulleted list with indentation in Facebook comments?

I'd like to have a bulleted list in a Facebook comment, with multiple levels of indentation: Something More about it Something else I don't care whether it uses actual bullets, or hyphens, or ...
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unknown people posting on my facebook page [closed]

I am receiving posts of a person I do not know. I believe it may have been a mistake and I messaged her to tell her to stop posting to me. I have no idea who this person is. The posts are annoying ...
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How can I share a Facebook post on my timeline, but not the link object of that Facebook post?

Example post that I want to share: https://www.facebook.com/FacebookDevelopers/posts/10151471074398553 I expect sharing something like this: So my friends could see the message "Be the first to ...
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How can I receive a notification for Facebook page posts?

I co-manage several Facebook business pages which are updated daily. I would like to keep abreast of what they post without having to check FB all the time - ideally through E-Mail. I don't want to ...
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Why can't I see who I'm following

Recently I realised that I was following lots of people and decided to remove them all, so I went to my list of friends and un-followed them and then went to my list of likes and un-followed most of ...
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Facebook Timeline: a post's share button versus a post's friends drop-down menu

In Facebook, when user JohnDoe views a post which has been added (by JohnDoe or by one of JohnDoes friends) on JoeDoe's Timeline, what is the point of JohnDoe's user interface displaying both: a ...
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How do I have friends time on Facebook not shown

Friends are listed to right of Facebook page. Next to their names is the amount of time they spent on Facebook. How do I not show that information?
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Why doesn't Facebook show my likes and recommendations to my friends?

Within the past 2 days I have "liked" a page on Facebook and also used the Facebook widget on a news site to "recommend" an article. When I go to my Activity Log, it shows me both the page like and ...
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Searching Facebook for a combination of hashtags

I can search public Facebook posts using a single hashtag with a search such as https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/foo or https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/bar. But how can I search posts that include ...
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How long does it take for a freed Facebook username to become available again

I want to change my personal profile's username so I can use the existing username for my business page instead, is that a safe move and how long will it take for the freed username to become ...
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reply to particular comments on facebook

A post was made by popular non-profit organization. Many comments were made on it. Some how replies to certain comments were made. When and how does Facebook allow for replies to particular comments, ...
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Why can't I paste into comments in Facebook in Firefox?

For more than 3 months Ctrl+V doesn't work when I want to paste something into Facebook comments. I can only drag and drop into the comment box. But my friends say they don't have problems with it... ...
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Facebook sharer.php not updating shared information after page update

I am using the URL https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=http://example.com/" to allow users to share my website by sending users browsing my site to the aforementioned link. However, after ...
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Facebook Restricted Friends

I have put some friends in the restricted list and I don't know if they can post on my timeline. I have tried to see my profile as a specific person, as one that is in the restricted list but I can't ...