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In Facebook, how can I enable “Shown on Timeline” as default for YouTube activity?

When I upload videos to my YouTube account, I know they get posted to Facebook because my friends can see them but I cannot see them myself unless I go to my Privacy Settings, then click "Use Activity ...
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Why does my son's name appear when I try to upload videos to MY timeline?. [closed]

Why does my son's name appear when I try to upload videos to MY timeline? Every time I want to share a video to my timeline,it only wants to post to my son's timeline.
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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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Disable/Enable Images in Comments on Facebook (Profile Posts, not Pages)

I know Facebook pages have the ability for admins to disable photos in comments which says to do so by disabling photo/video posts to a page's timeline (which seems counter-intuitive, but I digress). ...
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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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599 views

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 my timeline visible to the secret group that I have joined?

Can the members of a secret group that I have joined see my personal timeline posts?
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How to set that people on one list will not be able to see posts on my timeline from people of a different list

Is there a way to set that people in a specific list will not be able to see posts that people from another list posted on my timeline? For instance, to set it so that my ex-boss will not be able to ...
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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 ...
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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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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 import/view Facebook feed in diaspora*?

I am new to diaspora*, and my long-term goal is to dump Facebook. I have looked through the options on my pod (https://pod.geraspora.de/i/b24ae58b25be) and in various help files and wikis, but I ...
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Facebook join date is hidden from timeline but still visible to public

I have already hidden the "Facebook join date" from my timeline (by hovering over it, selecting edit or remove (the pencil) and then Hide it from timeline). Right now, I cannot see this date if I go ...
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How do I hide likes and posts from specific friends on my timeline?

How can I hide likes, posts, etc. from specific friends? Unfortunately I cannot unfriend them since some of them are my colleagues but I would really like to hide their posts, likes or activities.
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Facebook privacy settings

Months ago I customized my privacy settings so that some of my Facebook friends wouldn't be able to see my future posts. Yet, one friend I specifically put under "don't share this with" category liked ...
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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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Uploaded photos not showing on Timeline

I have some problems with some photos that I have uploaded on a Facebook Page. Although they upload correctly, they do not appear on my Page Timeline even if they have a date on them. This does not ...
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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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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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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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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 can't my friends see pictures I am tagged in on my timeline, even the audience says my friends can see it and it's allowed on timeline

A friend of mine tagged me in 3 photos. It appears on my timeline, because I allowed it. And it says that my friends and her friends see the pictures. But, none of my friends see the pictures. Only ...
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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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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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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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On Facebook, what is the difference between the wall and the timeline?

What is the difference between the wall and the timeline? How do these two behave differently? Also, what is the difference between the wall and the news feed? Also, is the mini feed and activity log ...
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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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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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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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Better way to search the Facebook activity log / timeline?

I'm trying to find a post I made on my timeline (aka wall) several months (or even years) ago, but can't find a way to search for it. I see there's a way to download my entire content, but that's very ...
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Who can see what I post on a friend's timeline?

If I posted a photo on a friend's timeline, who is not a mutual to my other friends. Who can see this post? My friends and their friends or their friends only .
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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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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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How to delete my own message which was mistakenly posted on a friend's timeline

I mistakenly posted a message on a friend's timeline. I was typing the message and I accidentally hit Enter after the first letter. Now I cannot delete this post. When I hover on the message, ...
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Why doesn't Facebook show my likes and recommendations to my friends?

Within the past 2 days I have "liked" a page on Facebook and also used the Facebook widget on a news site to "recommend" an article. When I go to my Activity Log, it shows me both the page like and ...
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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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Photo to appear in friends of friends timeline

Can I make sure that my uploaded photo appear in my the timeline of my friends of friends, when my friends like them? Is it possible? In my timeline, I see a lot of posts liked by my friends but not ...
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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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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 display my birth year in Facebook timeline?

My birth year is not seen on my Facebook profile in timeline, at upper right. How can do that ? I tried many things, added posts and changed their time to older time, my birthday time, but I couldn't ...
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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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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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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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“This post is associated with an ad and may not be edited this time” message in Facebook

Is there any way to edit a Facebook post if it is associated with an ad? The edit option is greyed out.
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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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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 ...