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How to disable “Seen by” in Facebook groups?

Since recently, Facebook Groups add a "Seen by" feature that show to everyone on that group who have seen that post. It can be convenient, but it is also a form of privacy invasion. is there a way ...
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How to make Facebook group open for joining?

I have a Facebook group meant to be open for anyone to join. In the "edit group" screen, I set privacy to "open". There is a small lock icon besides the word "open", it that matters in any way. ...
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How to disable “ [member] asked to join [group]” Facebook notifications?

When you are admin of a Facebook group, you have to approve each member that wants to enter the group. In addition, you are notified every time someone asks for approval. If you are admin of a large ...
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How can I delete my Facebook posts from an open group where I'm no longer a member?

Background Long time ago I have, unfortunately, created an embarrassing Facebook group and later decided to remove it. According to Facebook's instructions, that can be done by removing all members ...
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Is there a way to create an RSS feed for a Facebook group

Can we create a RSS feed for a Facebook group? Basically, I want to display the latest happenings of a Facebook group on a web page with some other RSS feeds like a blog, etc.
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How to prevent friends adding me to their Facebook groups without my consent

A friend of mine on Facebook has added me to her Facebook group without my consent. I had to visit the group page and click on "Leave group" to leave it. I don't want my friends to add me to their ...
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How to get Facebook tagged photos in Groups to appear in profile?

In a public group, photos can be tagged and the tags are shown within the group. Though, when viewed from a profile these tags do not appear. Is this the proper behaviour that photos within group are ...
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How can you download all the data from a Facebook Group?

I have a private group in Facebook for a group of classmates. I know with the tools Facebook provides you are able to download your own data. However, I want to download all the status updates, ...
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Any way to auto-approve requests to join new-style Facebook group?

Re-posting this since my previous post got closed as a duplicate, and the question they said it was a duplicate of does not fix my problem. I have a new-style group. Back when the new Facebook groups ...
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How do I hide my Groups on Facebook?

How do I hide my Groups on Facebook? The options seemed to have changed and now my groups are visible to my friends. I don't like losing friendships over Group memberships.
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Hidden Members on FB groups

A member I want to delete from a Facebook Group is not showing up on the members list. And he keeps taunting and abusing the group asking us Admins to remove him, which we can't because he is not ...
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How to create a “restricted” group in Facebook that is NOT public?

Is there any way to create a group of people who can't see any posts in my profile except for what I explicitly share with them, without being forced to make those posts public to the entire world?
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Facebook posting issues

I have a "community" page on Facebook, which I have used to post comments on other community pages, but they don't show up properly—the only people who can see them are people who already "like" my ...
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How can I share photos with friends of one certain friend?

I want to share some photos with friends of one friend or just a few friends. One example why I'm asking this: there are some kind of party photos, I want to share them with certain friends and only ...
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How do you add a photo album to a Facebook group?

How do you add a photo album to a Facebook group? If the option doesn't exist, is there a viable option?
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Is it possible to delete all contents from a Facebook group?

I’m the administrator of a private group on Facebook and I need to delete all posts and pictures from this year, to start new contents. Is it possible to do it all at once or do I have to do it one by ...
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Keyword Search for a comment in group wall

How do I search for a comment I made on a Facebook group wall post a long time ago?
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How to post on Facebook group, and make it visible only to group members?

I want to post on a group and don't want anyone who checks my profile to see this post/comment except if he/she is in the same group. Is that possible? And if yes, how?
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How can a user re-join a secret Facebook group?

I created a secret group in Facebook where all of my friends can talk and chat about anything. If someone leaves the group and wants to join the group, what can they do? I am the admin of that group, ...
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What is the largest size a Facebook group can become?

What is the largest number of people who can be members of a Facebook group?
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Is there a Facebook post character limit difference between group and individual pages?

I am a member of several open groups on Facebook, and I notice that in the group people are posting quite large posts. The suggestion from the group owner was that maybe the limit is different for ...
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Show all posts and comments in a Facebook group that I am a member of, not an admin

I am a member of a group and I would like to see all the posts and comments from the beginning of the group (approx 8 months ago). Is there a way that I can do this without spending hours simply ...
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Is there a directory of groups on Facebook?

How to list the Facebook groups available? My groups page lists groups where I'm a member and the button to create a new group but no option to list other groups. I can search for groups but I can ...
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Changing privacy settings of a Facebook Group from secret to public

How do I make the privacy of a Facebook Group that is currently set to "secret" as "public"? I first created this group but could not make it public due to the business nature. I want to make it ...
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Can a Facebook group be divided into different sections?

I have created a university based group on Facebook which enables me and my colleagues to help each other in university. To make the group efficient and easy to use (by me and my colleagues) I want ...
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Delete a Facebook group

How do I delete a group in Facebook? I am the owner of a Facebook group and there are no other users except me (I removed them all).
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Blocking 'friends' from seeing group posts

I am in a group for Buying and Selling on Facebook. A few of my friends are too but I do not want them to see my posts. These friends are 'restricted' on my account so they do not see statuses, etc. ...
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Quickly delete all messages and comments by a given user in a Facebook group

I'm an admin for a group on Facebook. A user has recently requested that all his content be removed from the group (he is no longer welcome to post to the group so I can't tell him to just remove the ...
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How can I change the visibility of a secret Facebook Group?

My Facebook group has roughly a thousand members. While I was on vacation, I let someone else admin in my place. Well, this person switched my group to secret, I need to change it back to Open. I ...
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How do I keep the things I do in a Facebook group private?

I am part of some groups where I give help to people but everytime I comment on someone's question, it appears on the newsfeed of my friends. How can I make the things I do in groups not visible for ...
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Is it possible to quickly invite people to join a group rather than just adding them?

I recently created a Facebook group. I'd like to invite a bunch of people to join the group instead of adding them without their permission. Is this possible?
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How to get email notifications from ONLY 1 Facebook group

I have a Facebook account, but I don't really want to use Facebook. I only use Facebook for one group that only sends notifications through Facebook. How would one get email notifications only from ...
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How can I delete messages from group chat in Facebook?

My friend and I chatted some personal information between us in a group chat being absent minded. So now we are stuck. We need to delete those messages permanently. So is it possible to delete the ...
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Facebook, move photos to a group

I already have some photos posted, quite a lot. As my group of 'friends' has grown I only have created a group for close friends and family. I now want to only show this group some of the photos - so ...
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How do you post a Facebook Note in a group or on a page?

To make formatted posts on Facebook you have to use Notes. This is fine for posting on your wall, but how do I post a Note to a group or page, or is it impossible to post a formatted post using those ...
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Join a Facebook group secretly

I want to join a Facebook group defined as Closed group. The thing is, I don't want any of my friends to know about my membership in this group. For example, if I post a status in the group, my ...
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Facebook group/page forces me to join automatically?

Why do some Facebook pages/groups just need to add me from their side and I then immediately become joined it without my review first? Some folks add me to very dirty sites and it appears in the ...
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Message upon leaving a Facebook group

If I leave a Facebook group, does a notification appear in the group? (I'd like to leave a group, but don't want the other members to know)
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See who leaves my Facebook group

As an admin of a Facebook group, can I see who leaves the group?
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How to set restriction list to hide everything including comments and activities?

If you put someone to restriction list, this user doesn't see your comments on your wall. That's one of the expected behaviors. But if you comment an entry in a page or write into the wall of a ...
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Transform a fan page into a Group

I have a fan page and would like to change it into a group without losing my fans and retaining my videos and pictures. Is it possible to transform a Facebook fan page into a group?
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How to enable Facebook post “seen by” feature?

Some groups in Facebook have the “seen by” feature for all post—mine doesn’t. How can I add this feature to my group? Is this related to number of members or admins?
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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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Will the old-style Facebook groups be converted to new-style Facebook groups?

If they will be converted, has Facebook given any indication of its migration plan?
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Friends who are “invited” vs. “added” on a FB closed group page

I started a closed group page on FB. As I did, I thought I invited friends from my own FB page to be a part of this group as the prompts allowed me to do. As the page evolved, I noticed that many of ...
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Regaining control of a group after being removed by another admin

I created a Facebook group and was later removed by another admin. How do I get my group back?
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In my Facebook group, how can I move single photos into an album?

Is it possible, within my Facebook group, to move individual photos into albums? And can the comments be retained?
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Hide group activity from Facebook feed?

How do I make it so that the activities I do on a certain group (or all the groups if the former isn't plausible) hidden, in that, it doesn't show up on my friends' news feed? I don't own or run the ...
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any way to auto-approve requests to join Facebook group? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make Facebook group open for joining? I run a group on Facebook and I get bombarded with requests to join it. I just want to allow anyone to join without me ...
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Tagged Facebook pictures from my group don't show up on my timeline or in my photos

We have a church group we set up and we always take pictures at activities. We have tons of albums from all the pictures we take but the problem is they don't show up on peoples' timeline even though ...