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How do you share a Facebook photo album with people that don't want to register for Facebook?

I recall seeing this option when I created my album, but I don't know how to get back to it. If you email the photo album to a friend, it makes them sign up before they can view it.
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In Facebook, is there any way to update an existing photo post?

I uploaded a picture and posted it on my wall but I realized that I uploaded the wrong copy of the picture. Is there anyway I can "update" the picture in that post without actually have it show up as ...
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How to block non-friends from commenting on my Facebook photos?

I posted a photo and tagged a friend. Her friend (whom I don't know) commented on it. I don't like that non-friends can somehow comment on my photos just because they are friends with my friend. Is ...
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Discrepancy between real and shown number of photos/albums in Facebook

In Facebook if you check a friend’s number of photos or albums that he/she has uploaded you will realize the number which is show by Facebook differ from what is visible to you and you can count. From ...
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542 views

How do I go back to original post after a clicking photo comment?

When you click on a photo post on Facebook, it pops up the modal window. You can see the comments on the right. When people leave photo comments, and you click on them, how do you go back to the ...
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11k views

How do I set the privacy for a single pic/photo in Facebook?

I want to restrict viewing of one of my single uploaded pic on Facebook. How do I do that?
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91k views

How to add additional photos to a status update

I created a Facebook status update with three photos. I'd like to add one more. Note that I did not create an album, I simply uploaded all three photos at the time of creating the Facebook status ...
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1answer
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What ordering is shown of friends who liked a photo?

I have a photo that received more than 3 likes. It says, "Adam, Bill, Charles, and x others like this". Based on my notifications, I know that Adam, Bill, and Charles are the friends who most ...
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How can I tag a page in a Facebook photo that isn't among the three pages found by the search?

If I want to tag a page in a photo (new way of adding a photo to a page's photo album), I type @ and then the page name, and a dropdown is shown with a list of candidates. What happens is that some ...
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1answer
41k views

How to cancel an erroneous tag request on Facebook?

I was browsing a photo album on Facebook and did some tag request. In hindsight, I noticed that I mistook the last name, so now I have issued a bunch of false tag request. I do not see an obvious way ...
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Blocking names in Likes on photos

Is there a way to block your friends from seeing who liked your photos on Facebook, but still see the number of likes? I mean "1000 people like X's photo" but not showing who.
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1answer
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How to delete the date of photo album in Facebook?

I want to delete the date of a particular album, but I can't. I can only delete the month and day, but the year is still there? How to delete it completely?
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How can I reverse the order of a photo album on Facebook?

I believe that recent updates have removed this functionality. Are there any tools (1st party or otherwise) that can reverse the order of an existing photo album on Facebook?
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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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Any way to jump to a much older point in a Facebook photo stream?

When you go to the Photos section of a Facebook page, the URL will be https://www.facebook.com/PAGENAME/photos_stream, and then as you keep scrolling down, more photos will appear. This one Facebook ...
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Why does my Facebook profile say I have photos and albums when I don't have any?

I have deleted all my photos and albums from my Facebook profile in order to do some "spring cleaning" and I have realised that even if I have 0 photos it still says: "3 Photos of you", "36 photos", ...
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1answer
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Photo isn't sharp while uploading in Facebook

Even after selecting the "High Resolution" image option in Facebook, the photo is losing its detail and clarity is very bad. I tried exporting the image to PNG 24 using Photoshop for web usage. Still ...
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1answer
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Automatically save Facebook photos where I have been tagged

I would like to automatically capture any photos post on Facebook in which I am tagged. For instance, a friend posts some photos from a get-together and I'm tagged in some. I'd like to be able to grab ...
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How to download a Facebook cover photo in full resolution?

I got tagged in a picture, and would like to download it in full resolution (to print it because it is a nice picture of the whole soccer team). PROBLEM: The picture has been uploaded as a Cover ...
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How do you Facebook tag you and your friends in photos on an external website?

How do you Facebook tag you and your friends in photos on an external website? This is an example of it in action, but not sure how they did it: ...
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Who can see posts and photos I've been tagged in on my timeline

Is it possible to allow in my timeline to be tagged in posts but to hide from my timeline every photo where I am tagged? In other words, is it possible to separate confidentiality parameters between ...
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Avoid Facebook notifications for photo likes

I don't want to see notifications in (desktop) Facebook when friends like one of my photos. Is there a way to do this? There are lots of really similar questions here, but I don't think there's an ...
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Automatically not allow tag for certain friend

I have an overzealous friend on Facebook who always takes random pictures and tags me in them. Is there an automatic way to prevent having him tag me? If I am actually in a picture, is there a way ...
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“Photos of Jonathan” missing while 'viewing as public'

When I look at my Facebook photos via "View as Public" I notice I don't have the Photos of Jonathan tab. I only have the Jonathan's Photos and the Albums tab. I browsed some profiles and noticed some ...
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Set photo dates based on EXIF data when adding additional images to an existing album

The new Facebook photo upload tool can read timestamps from the EXIF data when creating a new album. That is awesome, especially for large albums. However, when adding more photos to an existing ...
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Tagging somebody you are not friends with

I have a photo from a guy I want to tag, but we are not friends and I don’t want us to become friends on Facebook only so I can tag him. We have a friend in common, so we are related. But when I ...
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In Facebook Groups, is there any way to delete multiple photos?

I am an admin on a couple of Facebook group pages. Deleting the photos on these groups is a fulltime and tedious job. Is there a way to delete multiple photos at once? Is there a way to change the ...
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Untag someone from my photos in Facebook

Someone wants me to untag them from certain pictures on my Facebook account. How do I search for them? I have thousands of pictures so I can't go through them manually.
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How to delete photos from Facebook timeline

I wish to delete a photo from my timeline/profile. The directions say "click on options under the photo" and then click delete. There is no delete app and the delete button on my computer does not do ...
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1answer
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Is there a way to restore deleted photos from a Facebook page?

Another admin on a Facebook page deleted some photos by mistake. Is there a way to restore them? the actions do not even appear on the page's activity log.. I know that you can restore photos and ...
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545 views

I accidentally copied duplicate pictures from someone's timeline

How do I delete duplicate photos on my timeline?
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Can I add non-friends contributors on Facebook Shared Album?

Is there any chance to add a contributor on my Facebook Shared Album if he is not on my friends list?
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How can I get a non-friend to view photos I've been tagged in?

I have a friend who cannot be my Facebook friend, but I would like them to be able to view on my timeline any photos that I've been tagged in by others. Is this possible?
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Create link to a Facebook photo album starting with newest photos

We use frequently updated Facebook albums to sort images of multiple projects. We would like to create links to the new photos, but have only been able to link either a) to the entire album, starting ...
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Setting to turn off viewing of Facebook photos from those tagged as “Public”?

Currently, to someone that views my timeline as Public, they are able to see all my photos. I've been looking at my Account and Privacy settings, but no where is there a change that allows me to turn ...
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Why doesn't my new gallery show up on my facebook page?

I've uploaded a bunch of photos to a new gallery on my Facebook page. However, this gallery does not show up in the timeline - I need to share the link manually which results in me not being able to ...
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Facebook Page photo privacy

Is there any way to stop someone from liking my Facebook Business Page's photos if they haven't already liked the page? Is there any way to protect the Facebook Page photos?
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Add a new album to Facebook, along with an update/description

Does anyone know the correct way to create a new album, add photos and post, all at the same time and have a status update that describes this album? It can be done with several photos added as a ...
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When sharing photos on Facebook, how does Facebook prioritize sharing methods? Certain methods don't show up in friends' feeds as often

What I mean is, if I add photos to an album via an external source such as iPhoto, Flickr, or IFTTT, it is rare that I'll receive any likes or comments. When I share a photo directly to Facebook from ...
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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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How do I reorder photos in a shared album on Facebook?

I used to be able to just edit an album and drag photos about to reorder them. Now, whenever I click on a photo, it just wants to tag it rather than let me drag it. How can I reorder the photos in a ...
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Facebook: Tagging of public photos not visible on someone else's wall

If I tag someone in photos and my settings are public, and I can see the photos on their wall, does that mean all their friends can see the photos too? Or is it possible for the photos to be visible ...
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Facebook Mobile - Photo Sharing To Multiple Lists

Can someone please explain to me how I can share photos on Facebook mobile with multiple lists or groups? It seems that I am only able to choose one list to share with. From a computer you can set it ...
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Facebook Event - Wall Post not showing photo when logged off

I am having a problem with a Facebook fan-page. I created an event and then made a wall post with a photo. The wall post with photo is visible when I am logged in. But when I log out, the photo is ...
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Facebook: How to create a new album and move photos into it?

I've uploaded a bunch of photos to the following Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Datsville/photos/ However, most of them are not inside any album. How do I create a brand new album ...
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Can my location be found from a Facebook picture?

This old ABC News clip dramatically announces a "new and freightening threat [...] unknown to many Internet crime experts", which exposes a child's location via pictures posted to Twitter, Facebook, ...
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How to create a public album in Facebook without alerting everyone?

I was at this nice event with hundreds of people which are not my Facebook friends. Besides posting photos to Google Photos I made a smaller selection for Facebook so everybody can tag themselves and ...
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Trouble accessing a long-forgotton Facebook Photo Album

I have a couple of Facebook photo albums saved on my bookmarks, from many years ago. I'd like to access the photos within, but I have several problems: I don't know which person the album belongs ...
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Stop my photos from getting onto Facebook?

How can I stop photos of me from getting onto Facebook or Google Plus? I am not a user of social networks and do not want my photo on these networks. I am very concerned I may be added by friends or ...
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Photos tagged with brand are not showing in Facebook fan page photos tab

I manage a Facebook fan page for a brand and fans are able to tag my brand on photos. According to what I've read on someone's blog, photos where my page have been tagged should appear on the photos ...