Combines a Facebook user's wall and profile updates into a single default view shown in reverse chronological order

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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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What are trips on Facebook's Timeline map page?

Go to a Facebook Timeline profile, click on the Maps icon in the info header section, and below the map are five sections: All, Places Lived, Trips, Life Events, and Photos. Where does the Trips part ...
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How to limit old posts on Facebook to a custom friend list

I'd like to know how to automatically assign the visibility of all my Facebook posts to, at most, a custom friend list. I know about the "Limit Old Posts" feature, and this does not allow you to ...
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Find a years-old comment in Facebook (given certain details)

So I'm trying to plan a vacation with my family, and I'm considering Belize (bear with me, I know this is not Travel.SE). I have "On This Day" turned on in Facebook, and coincidentally, on Monday, ...
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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, 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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Hide friending activity from Timeline by default

Whenever I get a new friend on Facebook, a new entry appears in Activity Log with a pencil icon. Clicking this pencil icon reveals that it is "Allowed on Timeline". I would like to make it "Hidden ...
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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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Why Facebook Service search only returns limited resoucre?

A quick yet stupid question, I am trying to exploring the service directory page from Facebook. I put the service name "Web Design" and location "New York, NY", and it only returns 20 results back (2 ...
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How to display my timeline of only a particular month in the past?

I want to check everything I posted a particular month many years ago. I could scroll down all the way, but scrolling all these years takes forever and makes my browser really slow. How to show my ...
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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: How to hide 'Work and Education' from specific people?

In Facebook how to hide my "Work and Education" or "About You" details from specific people? Is there a way to hide from specific people?
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Is there a way to “clean” your facebook profile/timeline? [duplicate]

Does facebook have a function to "clean" the profile, meaning delete for example all posts (or all older than 5 years), but keep the friendlist? Something like "delete your profile", but only for ...
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How can I delete multiple Facebook Posts on my timeline?

I'm trying to clean my Facebook profile's Timeline, but I don't like the idea of going through them all posts and delete one by one. Is there any tool, option or something that I'm missing, that ...
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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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Facebook Posts lose first paragraph spacing

Is it just my computer, or does Facebook lose the spacing between the first two paragraphs in anyone else's posts on their timeline? It only happens between the first and second paragraphs. It seems ...
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Facebook - let another page (or app) post to timeline of a page instead of to “Visitor posts”

Facebook lets you be logged in as a page so when you post things it can be as the page name instead of your personal name. Is there some way to be able to post to a page's timeline as another page? ...
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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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Why is a photo I set to be featured on my timeline not appearing on my timeline?

I added a photo to my wall this morning. I then changed the date of the photo to December, 25th and set the photo to be a featured timeline item. Finally, I set the photo to be my cover photo. ...
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How do I search for articles/posts on Facebook?

How do I search for articles/posts on Facebook? I want to search in my friend's timeline but the top navigation search only limits to people, places and things.
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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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Can I access other days for On This Day?

As of today, Facebook's "On This Day" allows users to see memories from only the current day. How about seeing memories from other days?
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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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How to hyperlink an image that you upload on your timeline to an external website on Facebook?

I have a business Facebook page. I would like to upload images to my timeline post and hyperlink them to external website or webpage. So, when people click on the image, it will take them to a website ...
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Reversed order of Facebook Timeline

Is there any way to have Facebook Page's Timeline in reversed order, i.e. with first events at top and going all down to the newest event at the bottom? I've searched the Internet for many queries ...
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Facebook's “View As…” returns blank profile?

I am using the "View As..." tool to see how a certain person sees my profile. But it turns up empty! No timeline, just a blank page after my cover and profile pics. This doesn't make sense since we ...
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Why can't my friends see my posts on timeline?

Today I was checking the "view as" feature of Facebook and noticed that two of my friends can't see my posts and the pics that I have uploaded on my timeline. I mean it was showing nothing,not even a ...
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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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Interactions with “former friends” 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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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: 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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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 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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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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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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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 ...