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Gmail account is being used by someone to log in to Facebook

Someone with the same name as mine has created an account on Facebook with my Gmail ID. All her Facebook notifications are delivered to my Gmail account. I tried changing the settings on her Facebook ...
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How to disable all Facebook e-mail notifications except friend requests and personal messages?

Is there a way to disable all Facebook e-mail notifications, except friend requests and personal messages? In the Account Settings → Notifications → Email section there are 2 options: All ...
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What is the proper setting so when my birthday comes, my friends will get a notification?

Facebook notifies friends when they have a birthday. For example, one of my friends had a birthday today and I got a notification that said Today is <<name's>> birthday. How do I set it up ...
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I don't get the list of unsubscribed email notifications

The option 'All notifications, except the ones you unsubscribe from' is checked but I don't see the list of what I unsubscribed from. I am sure I am unsubscribed from a few. For example I never get a ...
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“Warning Oops, something went wrong” error while creating a Facebook Advert

I'm trying to create a Facebook advert. When I click on the “Place Order” button, I get the following message: Finish Your Advert Warning Oops, something went wrong. Please try again later ...
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Is it possible to post in open Facebook group and make one of my friends won't see this post?

I want to publish in an open group in Facebook and make sure that one of my friends won't see this posts. How can I do this? If I will block this friend, will he also be able to see my posts there? ...
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Facebook isn't showing the names of exact number of people who liked a specific post

I am talking about a post in a closed Facebook group. The post had about 1900 likes. When click on “1900 others” it showed a list of names. So for some reason the number of names were counted after ...
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How can I download Facebook videos without software, a third-party website, or using the mobile version?

I want to download an .swf video off Facebook, but I can't figure out how. Here are some things I don't want to try: Download software or install a browser extension Enter the URL into some video ...
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How to post as Facebook page on other pages or profiles

I set the setting "Use Facebook as...." to my Facebook page. However, when I'm posting on other walls than on the pages wall, the post is made as my Facebook user. How can I post as Facebook page on ...
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Why do I have a mobile icon beside my name on Facebook chat?

So I was away for a while on Facebook and my friend noticed that I was getting a Mobile Icon when he looked at me in his chat list. It seems like whenever I am offline it says that beside my friend's ...
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Why do Facebook messages sometimes fail to send?

Sometimes when I send a message on Facebook it says "failed to send message". Why is this? It's happened both on desktop and Android app.
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Do posts on my Facebook page appears on all people (who liked my page)?

I have a Facebook page with almost 15k natural likes. Every time I post to that page, the reach only ranges from 900 - 1,500. That's roughly 10% of my "fans". Is this the expected behavior, that ...
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Reminders for unopened messages

Does Facebook sends automatic reminders for un-opened messages to your e-mail account? And if yes, for how far back in time?
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Permanently delete a Facebook account in one day

Is it possible to permanently delete a Facebook account in one day? Currently I can delete it only after 14 days.
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How do you find someone on Facebook by a photo?

Suppose I have a photo on my computer taken many years ago. How do I find this person on Facebook using that photo? It has no URL and wasn't taken off of Facebook. I heard of the URL method. However, ...
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How do you tell if two people on Facebook are friends with each other?

My friend is John Doe. He hides his friend list from me so only the mutual friends who don't hide their friend list will see it. There is another friend I may suspect is a friend of John Smith and his ...
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Most links don't directly retrieve me to the android App [migrated]

I am wondering about retrieving a link address, that can be found on a web page, into the downloaded app on smartphone. For instance, if I find a Facebook link within a website, the actual page ...
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How to block a conversation on Facebook

I would like to block a conversation I'm into on Facebook so none can add me back in there. I have some friends in the conversation so they add me back when I leave but I don't want them to do that. ...
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Facebook Pages - direct link to “post by others” (now renamed to “Posts to page”)

Before the last redesign of Facebook Pages I could use a link like https://www.facebook.com/pages/pagename/pageid?filter=2 to go directly to a view where I saw only the posts on the page by people ...
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Does Facebook automatically hides posts?

I don't use Facebook more than as a fan of this page. But I realised that sometimes, some posts in my timeline disappear and I don't know how to view those posts. I remember they were there, so I ...
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How to claim an automatic facebook page (That I have the rights for)

I have the rights for a certain video game brand (won't disclose it here). I searched facebook and found an automatic page for this brand, that was generated off Wikipedia, and has around 4,800 likes. ...
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How to hide likes from friends on my timeline

I was wondering, how I can hide likes, posts etc. from specific friends? I unfortunately cannot unfriend them since some of them are my colleagues but I would really like to hide their posts, likes or ...
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Facebook ads deactivating button won't work

Facebook is charging me money on a daily basis without any kind of authorization. I want to close FB Ads account and it's been so hard. I finally found the button and it doesn't seem to work on any ...
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Gmail marks Facebook emails as spam, and “don't send to Spam” filter breaks label functionality - what can I do?

For some reason, almost every email Facebook sends me (usually notifications about something posted in a group) ends up being marked as "Spam" by Gmail. I've tried creating a filter ...
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How can I send voice clips on Facebook Chat using the desktop interface?

I'd like to send voice clips on Facebook Chat using the desktop interface. I know mobile users can do it, but is there any way for desktops?
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Find out what data Facebook stores about non-users and non-members

Where can I see the data Facebook knows/has about me, a person who has not registered for the service? I've never signed up for Facebook. I tried back in 2006, but was denied, and never finished the ...
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Facebook Equivalent of Google Alerts? [closed]

Since Facebook is a "Walled Garden" as they say, how does one get something similar to Google Alerts there? For checking up on what people are saying about your organization on Facebook?
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Why was I temporarily blocked from Facebook for liking 5 statuses?

Yesterday I went to reply to a comment and was told I was temporarily blocked, I can't remember exactly what the message said but after regaining access to my account it told me my account may have ...
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Can you detect whether a browser is “logged into” Facebook, google+ or Twitter? (I.e., they could use an existing FB login if your site offered it?

I'm considering implementing "Login with Facebook (or Twitter or Google+) But I'd like to see what % of our users even have any of those. (Our users tend to be fairly old and non technical and I ...
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Excessive emails from Facebook when multiple photos are uploaded

Whenever one of my "Close Friends" on Facebook uploads multiple photos, Facebook sends me emails for each individual photo instead of a single email for all of the photos. They all arrive at the exact ...
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Connect Wordpress blog to a Facebook account where I'm an admin

Say I'm an admin of Page X on Facebook, i.e. I can go to it and see: "You are posting, commenting, and liking as Page X" and there's a button to go back to using my own account. The Wordpress ...
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Scheduled trigger of complete RSS Feed

I'm working with a friend's RSS feed that lists the day's show schedule for a streaming station. Each day the feed is refreshed, so that each post is for a separate show (you can see the feed at ...
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Is there a way to get a history of Facebook profiles that I've visited? [migrated]

I have visited a profile on Facebook recently but now I've forgotten the name of person. Is there a way that I can get a history of the profiles which I have already visited? I am currently using ...
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Failing to delete my account [duplicate]

I want to permanently delete my facebook account, but it doesn't allow me despite me putting in the correct password! Kindly help me
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Facebook timeline

I made the mistake of answering the query by Facebook about books I had read, and clicked that I had read certain books, when I don't in fact want that at all, because some of the books I had liked ...
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Facebook shortcut Alt + Del for archiving messages has stopped working

Some months ago, the shortcut Alt+Del for archiving messages on Facebook stopped working. From what I can see in this help file (the Norwegian version), the shortcut is currently supposed to be ...
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How can I monitor Facebook hashtag and page like campaign?

Our company started a campaign on Facebook where people need to like our page and change their profile picture with our provided image with a hashtag on their profile picture post a few days ago. The ...
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Facebook Search algorithm and page views

I noticed that if I once a while browse through a Facebook page of a person, with whom I have no mutual interests/friends/2nd-tier-friends/region, Facebook Search ranks this person's page higher then ...
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Is it possible to download several of my photo albums at once PickNZip?

I use PickNZip to retrieve some of my pictures I uploaded on Facebook. Is it possible to download several of my photo albums at once on PickNZip?
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In Facebook's Facial Recognition Data, what are “Threshold” and “Example Count”

When you download your Facebook data, you get this photos/facedata.htm page: MyReal RealName Facial Recognition Data Threshold 1 3.2382398572935 Threshold 2 3.0234235928592 Threshold 3 ...
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How can one access the male version of Lulu to register myself?

Around 2013, there was a bunch of advice on the internet (with facts apparently taken from Lulu app's own FAQ) that if a man wants to register for Lulu so he can be rated, he can go to ...
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Edit Facebook Post to Add Pictures

I posted a status message on my Facebook page, but forgot to include a couple of pictures. Is it possible to edit the post that I made to add the additional pictures?
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Does Facebook delete old messages/conversations that haven't been active in years?

I joined Facebook in 2008 but don't recall if I used its messaging function at the time. I checked my old deactivated account and the oldest message is from 2009. That's around 5 years ago now, so ...
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Active non-friend

If you have sent someone a message in the past but are no longer friends with them on facebook can they still see the last time you were active next to your name on the old message?
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Liking a post comment as a page: do followers get notified?

If I like a comment on a wall post when I am logged in as a page, will people who liked the page get notified in their news feed?
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How do I force Facebook to not use a pre-made job title for my work and education?

I'm trying to update my work and education on Facebook, and my title has multiple words in it. However, it insists on changing it to match a pre-made position title with incorrect capitalization. Is ...
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I cancelled an old Gmail account and can't get to Facebook but still remain logged in on cell

I cancelled my old Gmail account, which can’t be recovered. I also used my original Gmail as my Facebook username. I forgot my Facebook password and can’t change it because someone knew my accounts ...
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What is really displayed on Facebook's timeline – and how to preview it?

When I preview my timeline as someone else in my privacy settings, I cannot see f.e. the articles that I currently liked or the comments I wrote. However, when reviewing my timeline, they all appear ...
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Facebook “Reply to this email to message” does not seem to actually send message

Sometimes when I am not logged on Facebook and my friend Joe sends me a message, it is sent to my email (Gmail), with a footer saying: Reply to this email to message Joe When I reply to the ...
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“Your account is temporarily unavailable. Regain access by logging in from a web browser”

A friend of mine has asked for help because his Hotmail account, and Facebook account associated with it, have been hacked. There's no way to recover the Hotmail account - the hacker has secured it ...