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Facebook: “This will not appear in News Feed.” - Relationship

I try to change my relationship status to single on facebook and i recieve this message in a blue box that says, "This will not appear on the newsfeed." I would like to know why it won't appear, and ...
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New 2013 Facebook timeline (left sidebar) not showing up the same for friends in same lists?

With the new sidebar on the left of personal FB timelines, there are "sections" including "about" "friends" and "photos" on the top. Then you could add things like "music" "movies" "likes" and any ...
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Tagged facebook photo's not showing up in friend's view.

I had strict privacy settings that prevented anyone's posts from showing up on my timeline. I was just tagged in a few photos that I would like to appear in my Box photos when friends view my profile. ...
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Can knowing a custom Facebook URL of someone bypass “who can look up my timeline by name” privacy option?

I have a facebook profile with a custom url name. For example Catdog - www.facebook.com/Catdog. So does that mean if someone enters: www.facebook.com/Catdog into their browser AND they are not my ...
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On Facebook, when I share a post to a friend's timeline, it appears, but it is locked to “only me,” so it is not seen by the public

I keep trying to share a post to a friend's timeline from mine, and when I do, the settings are stuck on "only me," so it cannot be seen by others. I try to manually change it by clicking on the ...
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How to see pages I have hidden from appearing in my Facebook newsfeed?

My friends share a lot of quotes from random pages. It kind of clutters up my timeline and its annoying. So on the post I tap on the small down arrow and click on Hide all from page name. Now I want ...
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How to prevent my post showing on the Newsfeed?

I posted an old video on my Facebook, but I don’t want others to know I posted it, so I hid it from my timeline. However, I found out that the post is still showing in the newsfeed. I just don’t want ...
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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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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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Where has the “followers” button gone?

I cannot find the people who are following me on Facebook. I've tried searching it on the About page, but I didn't find it. And I also tried in the friend's selection, but it was not there. So what ...
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Privacy of the a Facebook timeline photo posted to one friend

I posted a Facebook photo to the news feed from the mobile app. (I presume this is the equivalent of adding it to my own timeline). My privacy settings for individual posts at the time were to share ...
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How can I restore my “likes” tab?

On my Facebook page, I accidentally hid my “Likes” tab, so now neither I nor my friends can see my likes. Earlier, in my profile, when I clicked the More option, the option of seeing my likes ...
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Facebook: allowing friends of friends (but not the whole world) to see my posts

So, currently when one posts something on Facebook, the visibility dropdown presents four different privacy options: Public, Friends, Only Me, and Custom (as well as any friend lists one has defined). ...
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Can a Facebook app collect a user’s Timeline images and details?

Is it possible for a Facebook app to collect a user’s Timeline images and a few of the user’s details? I am asking as I would like to have an app made that makes use of the user’s timeline images ...
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How to add likes to the top Facebook business pages?

I noticed in the NYT Facebook business page that they have the business page's likes posted at the very top of the their timeline profile on the right hand side, and that they are using it to display ...
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Which feature of Facebook Timeline should be used to indicate a publication has released a issue and why?

It seems obvious to me that the weekly pinned post that appears at the top of the page for 7 should be the current issue (But I could be wrong of course...please tell me if I am...) My goal is to ...
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How can real time comments be turned on?

A few months ago comments were loading automatically, now I have to refresh to see new ones. How do I turn auto-load back on?
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Sometimes cannot add post time when posting on my timeline

Sometimes when using Facebook I've noticed it seems that, if I make too many posts within one day, when I go to make a new post I do not have the option to add a time to the post, just text, pictures, ...
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Facebook Timeline: How to post more than one picture (or video) per post?

This may seem like a very simple question: I can see that some of my friends are able to post more than one picture (or video) per post on the Timeline, but when I try to do the same thing, I click on ...
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Is there a way to hide all shared links pointing to a certain domain?

People are spamming what-character-are-you.com like crazy since a few weeks. It's extremely annoying and I'd like to hide those posts for good. Unfortunately they are not posted via an app but just ...
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How can I feature all of my current jobs on Facebook?

I accidentally clicked "Choose main job" on Facebook Timeline and then it stopped featuring all of my current jobs on timeline. How can I fix that? I want to show all of my current jobs on Facebook, ...
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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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Remove friends of friends’ items from my timeline

I am so sick of my timeline of close friends getting filled up by my friends’ friends items from their Facebook. How can I stop this from plugging up my Facebook?
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Interactions with deleted users on Facebook

I'm wondering whether you get notified on interactions with items relating to you if you can't see the item anymore on that user's profile on Facebook. My specific case is that I posted a message on ...
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Facebook: how can I control what I see from a page I liked on my timeline?

I like the page Amazing Places on Earth on Facebook. They used to post several pictures every day that were beautiful and inspiring. Then suddenly, they started posting only silly links from a site. ...
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Facebook posts by others don't appear on timeline

I want posts by others as well as posts by page to appear on the page's timeline. I have enabled it in manage permissions but it will not work. Notably, at the top of the page's timeline ...
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In facebook privacy settings, what is the difference between regular and added audience for tagged posts?

What is the difference between the below two policy settings: 1) Who can see posts you've been tagged in on your timeline? 2) When you're tagged in a post, who do you want to add to the audience if ...
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Change public on timeline for tags

Sometimes I get tagged in pictures or stories that I don't want to share with my whole audience. Can I alter who can see that story per story? I have found a setting in privacy settings that lets me ...
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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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Timeline view after being unrestricted

I blocked someone, restricted them after doing so, and I also unfriended them. Later on, I took them off the blocked and restricted list and now we are friends again. However, they are only able to ...
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Tumblr items published from queue do not show in Facebook timeline - only those items published directly

I reported the following issue to Tumblr: I have setup Tumblr to post to Facebook as well. However, I have noticed that posts published from the queue do not appear in my Facebook timeline - ...
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How to view a blocked Facebook user's full profile?

Six months ago, a user blocked me in Facebook. Now I want to see his/her full profile. Is there any method that I can use to see his/her full profile?
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What is the way by which I can let the people see my photographs without logging in on Facebook? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you share a Facebook photo album with people that don’t want to register for Facebook? I don't have/want a dedicated "page" currently, but I do wish to let the ...
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Why are private messages all over Facebook timelines?

Me and all my friends Facebook accounts this week seem to have a huge breach of privacy. Sidelined on everybody's timeline is a strip with year/month navigation. Clicking on a year jumps to the top of ...
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How to hide posts on Facebook from specific people

I have my parents as friends on Facebook. I want to know how can i post on someone's timeline without my parents seeing it. I mean, they won't see it on my timeline or in their news feed. I don't care ...
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Uploading photo to my profile on Facebook, so that nobody notices

Is it possible to upload a photo to one of my albums on Facebook, so that the news about it will never appear anywhere... Neither in my timeline of my profile nor in the news feed of my friends etc... ...
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How can I prevent my friends, especially Family, from getting suggested to other friends on facebook?

I'm seriously considering a situation where people on my friend-list wouldn't be suggested to anyone else on my friend-list(especially, someone with lower count) to "Add as a Friend" suggestion over ...
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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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In Facebook, is it possible to delete multiple friends?

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 in the school. Now, 5 years ...
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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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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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Facebook: can A's friend B see posts by friend A on C's timeline when B and C are not friends?

I have a simple Facebook question: suppose A (for instance myself) has friends B and C, but B and C are not friends. If I post to B's timeline, then can C view such post, either in their news feed or ...
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Why don't my posts appear on page timeline?

I have a business page. When I post something FB tells me that it appears on "Posts To Page". I want it to appear on the page's time line. How do I get it done?
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View liked posts by friends's friends

If my friend likes a post on my timeline (the privacy of this post is to "Friends only"), who can see the like or the status on his/their news feed?
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Why do comments by myself and others on my news feed not appear on my Facebook timeline when I share the post?

When I share someone's post on my own timeline, why do the accompanying comments by myself and others not appear with it?
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hide pic from someone having mutual friend in facebook

Suppose i posted a photo such that all people can view the pic except Mr X who is the mutual friend with me Mr A. now IF A comments or likes the pic, will Mr X be still able to view the pic ?
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On Mobile devices where can Facebook Business Timeline Pages be administered from?

Facebook can be accessed on mobile devices via a web browser or via an app. In a desktop browser Administrators can login as FBTPs to post content and use the site as their the page. Can ...
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Is it possible to search for posts only from a particular Facebook page? [duplicate]

I was just wondering if it's possible to search for specific keywords in a Facebook wall of a certain page. I found this question but it is 3 1/2 years old now so I thought things might have changed. ...
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Receiving an error on FB in regard to a photo tag

I noticed some random person was tagged in a photo I posted. I hovered over their name and deleted the name. However now I am receiving a FB inquiry asking why I don't want this on FB. the right ...
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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 ...