Events is Facebook's feature for organising, RSVPing and letting other people know about any kind of event.

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How can I prevent/lessen event spam on Facebook?

On Facebook, you can be invited to an event by any of your friends. Once you have been invited to an event, the admins of that event can send messages straight to your inbox even if you have not sent ...
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Synchronising Facebook events with Google Calendar [duplicate]

Is there any way to keep the two synchronised? So when a new event is added to facebook (regardless of attending or not), it comes up on google calendar? I've tried pasting the webcal link from ...
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How to switch weather temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius in Facebook events

Facebook started showing the weather on event pages: How to switch temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius? (or from Celsius to Fahrenheit)
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How do I hide events in Facebook?

Sometimes I will be invited to an event that I don't care about. In these cases, I would like to hide the event from my event list. In some older version of the site, I could do this. I just can't ...
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Sync, not export, Facebook events with Google Apps calendar

I have tried this before but didn't get anywhere. I have a Google Apps account of my own domain that I use for email, calendar and contacts. I sync all of these with my iPhone. I would like to sync ...
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How to sync Facebook events in Google calendar, but only those I'm going

So, yeah, I'm able to add Facebook events to my Google calendar following this: https://www.facebook.com/help/152652248136178/ The only problem is that it adds every event I've been invited to. I ...
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Facebook All-day events show up in Google Calendar a day early

I have, using the export feature in Facebook, imported the ical feed in Google Calendar for Events. This works as it should, except that events that have no hour defined, show up a day early in Google ...
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Block event invitations from a specific person on Facebook

Is there a way to stop a specific person from sending you event invitations without removing them as a friend on Facebook? If it isn't built in, perhaps there is an application that lets you remove ...
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Respond to Facebook Event invites without using Facebook

Is it possible to reply to Facebook event invites without having to log into Facebook? Every time I log into Facebook, there is a chance that I will get distracted and waste time.
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Block event invites from non-friends in Facebook (2014)

How do I block/ignore event invites from non-friends, sent to me through a group? I don't want to leave the group, and turning off all notifications of the group didn't help ignoring the event ...
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Hide Facebook Page event during creation

I'm trying to create an event for a Facebook Page that I'm administering. However, as soon as I create it, it goes public. I seem to remember that there used to be some way to create events as ...
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Exporting Facebook page events to Google Calendar

We're developing a website for our non-profit book café. We're using Google Calendar for booking meetings and movie showings and lectures and everything else, but we're also using our relatively ...
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On Facebook, how can I see future events someone is going to?

When looking at a friend's page on Facebook, I sometimes see "Going to <event>" at the top left (just below the profile picture), where <event> is an upcoming event which is public, but ...
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Can only hosts invite their friends to a Facebook event?

Hosts can can invite their friends to a Facebook event? Can anyone else?
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Facebook event time: Trouble at 12 pm

Every week I create several Facebook events beginning at 12:00 and finishing at 13:00. No problem for the ending time: I just type "13" and Facebook proposes me "1:00 pm" in the drop-down list. But ...
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Facebook Page Events - Invite fans?

I am an admin for a Facebook Page for a group I am part of. I have created an Event and would like to invite all "fans" of the Page to it. I can't see any way to do this though - I can only invite ...
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Export (.ical) only Attending or Maybe Attending events from Facebook

By default, Facebook exports Attending, (Maybe) Attending and also events that I haven't replied (RSVPed) to yet. This results in an event spam in my Google Calendar. Is there a way to get a ical ...
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“Don't forget” event notification: how do they work?

I recently noticed that I received for some invitations, not all, a reminder notification saying "Don't Forget: X invited you to X event" on Facebook. I wanted to know how these work, what is the ...
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How to turn off “Don't forget XXX invited you to YYY” notifications on Facebook

Facebook sometimes sends me a second notification for events, in particular when I haven't pushed "Attend" nor "Decline": How to disable these "Don't forget" notifications? I still want to receive ...
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Can I view a cancelled event on Facebook?

I've cancelled a Facebook event on a page I administer -- I was expecting the event to remain in the events page, but marked Cancelled, but it appears to have been completely removed. Is there some ...
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Sharing an event from a Page

I have an event on my Facebook Page that I would like to share on my own personal news feed. There is no share button. How can I do this?
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How to make Facebook page events visible to people who are not logged in.

I recently inherited a Facebook Page when I joined a band with my dad. (I guess I'm the most technically savvy amongst the group of aging rockers.) Anyway, I'm trying to make the events on the Events ...
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Calendar Plugin To Sync With Facebook Page Events [closed]

I'm developing a website for an organisation who, up until now, have only used Facebook as their only online presence. The organisation want all information that is currently avaiable on their ...
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Facebook event: uninvite all people who are not “attending” nor “maybe”

I invited 800 friends to a Facebook event I thought would interest only very few people, and the event is getting too popular compared to actual capacity. Is there any alternative to manually ...
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How do I remove myself from an Event on Facebook when the “Attendees” are not displayed?

Facebook have removed the option to remove an Event whilst on the same page as the actual Invite. I did find the new information for removing an Event by going to the Event Declining and then going ...
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How to Disable Wall Posts on a Facebook Event?

I would like to disable wall posts on my Facebook events to prevent people who aren't invited to the event from posting or even viewing the event's wall. Is it possible to disable an event's wall ...
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Inviting people not on Facebook to a Facebook event?

I am pretty sure it used to be possible to invite people who didn't have a Facebook account to a Facebook event, by email. However, I can no longer find a way to do this; the "Invite" link on a ...
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How do I add co-hosts to my page's event?

I manage a Facebook Page which organizes events now and then. One event is being organized together with a different Page, managed by different people. I would like to set up Facebook to register both ...
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How do I find common attendees in two Facebook events?

If given two public Facebook events, is it possible to find common event attendees?
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How can I block event invitations from a specific friends list?

I know how to block event invitations from a specific friend. Is there any way to do the same for a specific friends list in Facebook?
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Inviting group members to a Facebook event

I would like to create an event under a group, review it and some time later send invites to the group members. I recall having done this in the past but cannot see the option now. Thanks.
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Facebook event recovery

How can I recover a Facebook event page that was accidentally deleted? I tried looking at my activity log and the event no longer appears there.
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Synching Facebook group events -> Google Calendar -> public RSS or similar

We have a Facebook group where various people create events. To make them more widely visible (not everyone has a Facebook login), we share them (read-only) via Wallflux to a Google calendar too. This ...
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Can I hide the birthdays of people I don't follow on Facebook?

I would like to hide the birthdays notifications on the right of people that are friends but I'm not following. Would be that possible? And if yes, how can I do it?
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The Input Process and Output of Facebook Events in different contexts?

It appears to me that within the realm of Facebook business entities available for posting an event, there are 3 methods in which to post an event: Logged in as a personal account assigned as the ...
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Is is possible to get Facebook to send me an email when someone RSVP's to an event?

Since I don't poll my Facebook events page, (i.e., log on every few minutes), I'd like to get notifications when someone RSVPs to an event I administer. I just looked at the notification section on ...
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Can Facebook Events be integrated from an external site?

Could someone please tell me if it is possible to integrate with Facebook Events? In other words, pass some parameters to create an event from an external site and forward invites to via Facebook (and ...
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Filtering “Events Popular In Your Network” for a particular date

Is it possible to only show events from the Events Popular In Your Network list on Facebook that happen at a particular date?
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Block event invites from a page on Facebook

I get invited to events of clubs all the time and those clubs have "pages" on Facebook (that I never liked) that cannot be blocked like those from individuals. Does anyone know how to block pages ...
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How to block certain people from seeing events I created

In Facebook, is there a way to: Block certain friends from seeing an event I created? Block certain non-friends from seeing the event I created?
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Is it possible to add formatting (such as bold and italics) to the description of a Facebook event page?

I manage the Facebook page for an Orchestra, and the plain text format of the event description makes it difficult to create a readable listing. I'd like to be able to use bold, italics, bullets, ...
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Disabling posts from invited people on Facebook events

I would like to turn off the option that allows invited people to post on a Facebook event's wall. I want to restrict it so that only hosts can post. How can that be done?
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Direct link to create a Facebook event?

Is there a direct link to bookmark that creates a new Facebook event? The following button is associated with the URL https://www.facebook.com/events/upcoming# and thus does not directly link to ...
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Facebook not showing photos on timeline

We have recently held an event and upload the photos to the event page. People can tag themselves in them but the photos are not showing up on the individual's timeline. The event and photos are both ...
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Facebook events in news feed

I can keep pictures that I have been tagged in from showing up in my own timeline and on other people's news feed by simply requiring that those tags get reviewed by me—and not approving them. How do ...
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Are Public Facebook events visible to people who are not logged in?

It seems that the answer to this question: How to make Facebook page events visible to people who are not logged in. isn't always relevant. See, for example, this public facebook event: ...
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People tagging themselves in Facebook Events

I may be showing my age here, but I shared an event to a page I maintain and people have started tagging their own names like crazy on it. Do they think they are signing up for something? Do they not ...
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Delete my profile picture from Wherevent

There is an event promoting website named Wherevent. It aggregates, through a Facebook-linked created-apparently out-of-thin-air account, in a very similar manner to Scribd and the like, data on ...
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How do I allow getting Facebook event invitations from the general public?

I don't see anything in the privacy settings that would prevent people from inviting me to events. Some people say they cannot invite me to events as my name is not populating, even though we are part ...
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How to disable notifications for all Facebook events?

Facebook is constantly pestering me with updates from events I'm signed up to. Is there a way to completely disable those notifications? I know it's possible to manually click "Stop Notifications" on ...