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URL of a deleted page is not available

I have a created a page that I had given the wrong URL to, Facebook said I could not change this URL, and so I created a new page with the correct one. I have since discovered that you can change the ...
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Who can see Facebook tags before I have approved them?

I was recently tagged in a Facebook status update, and thankfully I have my "tagging review" enabled. So essentially, my question is, if I was tagged in something, and I haven't approved it yet, ...
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How to view a cached Facebook page

I need to save a topic on Facebook. The page contains a very offensive topic, which the author has deleted, when he realized he could be prosecuted. I tried: to save the tab, but I can't save it. ...
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Switching between Gmail accounts allows access to Facebook

After I logged into my Gmail account from my parents' home PC, where they too use to log into their own Gmail accounts, they are now able to: Log into my Facebook account View all of my Google ...
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Facebook events in news feed

I can keep pictures that I have been tagged in from showing up in my own timeline and on other people's news feed by simply requiring that those tags get reviewed by me—and not approving them. How do ...
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Show only posts of my friends on Facebook

I've liked many pages on Facebook and now my news feed is dominated by their posts. I like going through it, but sometimes I just want to see friends' posts. Is there a way to filter all posts except ...
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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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Can I turn off notifications to others when someone posts on my wall?

If someone posts on my wall on Facebook I don't want my other friends to be notified about this or have it shown on their feed. How can I turn this off?
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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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Facebook Graph Search doesn't work after recent update

So for those who aren't aware, graph search was very powerful. You could find Graph Search to search for events, people, Pages on a variety of parameters using Natural Language Phrases For example: ...
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Twitter and Facebook time difference by one hour for post before 13 Mar

This is simple enough question. I know daylight saving time but I am living in non-DST place and still confused. I have a few posts, posted before 13 Mar via TweetDeck which post to Twitter and ...
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Changing the name of a Facebook app developer

Is it possible to change the name of an app developer (which is shown here: http://appdata.com/apps/facebook/124024574287414-instagram)? I have the name of the company in payment tab set to "A", name ...
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What is the character limit for a comment on Facebook?

What is the character limit for a Facebook comment? Example - Status from Bob: I got that new job! John wants to post a comment with six million characters congratulating Bob, however the character ...
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Editing the text of a Facebook post that includes a photo

It's usually fairly easy to edit the text of a post you made on Facebook — you simply click the button on the upper right area of the post and it offers you the option of "Edit" or "Delete". However, ...
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Why is Facebook redirecting to homepage when accessing a particular profile name?

Regardless of being or not logged in to Facebook, when I access a profile username URL like https://www.facebook.com/someusername (note this is not the username in question) I am redirected to ...
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How to keep your friends in Facebook from seeing specific friends on friends list

Is there a way on Facebook to keep friends on my friends list from seeing a specific friend on my same friends list?
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How can I close my FriendFeed account?

I started a FriendFeed account from Facebook and now I neither know my FriendFeed email address nor have kept my Facebook account. How can I terminate my FriendFeed account that's still there ...
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How to get page www.facebook… for my apps.facebook…?

I have my app up and running via: http://www.facebook.com/apps/application.php?id=103297833078853 Now I want to claim a page such as http://www.facebook.com/mycyberspaceapp Can you tell me ...
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Remove Developer Insights from Facebook

How I can remove this? It's here, in the left column
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Hiding mutual friends when I am friends with both people

I have two friends we will name them F1 and F2 on Facebook that were really close. I had a falling out with F2 but I am still friends with them on Facebook. So, I went to F1's mutual friend list ...
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Block event invites from non-friends in Facebook (2014)

How do I block/ignore event invites from non-friends, sent to me through a group? I don't want to leave the group, and turning off all notifications of the group didn't help ignoring the event ...
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Notification of posts including your business place on Facebook

As per title, I'd like to know if there is a way to get proper notifications about posts that include my local business on facebook, more specifically I'd like to be notified when people tag my page ...
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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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I somehow lost the admin role of my own Facebook Page

For some unknown reason, my Facebook Page has no Admin. I created the Page myself and have even assigned 2 Editors, but when I checked the page roles last month, I noticed that my status has changed ...
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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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How to know who is the best Facebook fan of mine?

When I post something on my timeline, my friends read and hit like button a lot. I want to see the list that count the number of likes each friend did on my posts. How can I get that list?
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Convert the pending Facebook friend requests into followers

Before enabling following me (previously named subscribing) I had a lot of pending friend requests. Now, after I enabled the following, anyone who adds me is following me until I add him or her back. ...
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How to block a conversation on Facebook

I would like to block a conversation I'm into on Facebook so none can add me back in there. I have some friends in the conversation so they add me back when I leave but I don't want them to do that. ...
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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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Blog name disappeared in Facebook share

I recently created my first blog and I'm trying to customize it. I customized my share buttons and I enabled the meta tags for the posts, so that when I share on Facebook, it shows a description. ...
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Unresponsive Facebook News Feed

I've been having problems for the last 2-3 weeks when visiting my Facebook News Feed in Chrome. The page never completely loads and makes Chrome unresponsive until I get the "Kill page" dialog. ...
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How to avoid cropping Facebook profile picture and not lose its quality?

Every time I try to update my profile picture on Facebook, it asks me to crop it to a square. This happens both when trying to upload a new picture and when trying to use an existing picture from a ...
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Getting the Facebook Spam filter to work properly

At the moment the Facebook Spam filter seems for me to have a zero detection rate for real Spam messages but it does put most Messages send by people I don't know who aren't sending me Spam and who ...
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Viewing missed Facebook notifications [duplicate]

I've just come back home after spending a week or so away and unfortunately, I could not login to Facebook during those days. My birthday was one among those days. Now, when I came home and checked my ...
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Is it possible to create a Facebook friend list from a Graph Search query?

For instance, create a list of friends that speak a certain language. Or friends that have been to a specific place or like a page, live in a particular city.
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Links posted to Facebook page with Twitter not previewing correctly

I have my Twitter account connected to my Facebook page. When a tweet is posted to Facebook, that also contains my website’s URL, Facebook picks a random image from my home page, and crops it badly. ...
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Is there any site to show and explain about all the features of other websites [closed]

Am a Rails developer, am just eager to know what are all the features, that are available in other web applications. For example, Am Working on a Task management app, i just want to know what are all ...
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Sharing Video on Facebook

If I post a video to my profile on Facebook and make it only visible to a custom list, can those members then re-post the video and share it with whoever they wish?
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I cancelled an old Gmail account and can't get to Facebook but still remain logged in on cell

I cancelled my old Gmail account, which can’t be recovered. I also used my original Gmail as my Facebook username. I forgot my Facebook password and can’t change it because someone knew my accounts ...
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I want to be seen offline on Facebook

I am seen online by people although I turn off my chat ability. They keep sending me massages and it's quite annoying. What can I do for that?
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Customize Facebook Newsfeed Message When Someone Likes Facebook Page

Does anyone know if it is possible to customize the message that populates in newsfeeds when someone Likes my company's Facebook Page? We are beginning a charity gig on our Facebook Page next year, ...
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Why doesn't an entry appear in my timeline when my friend tagged me in his post?

He wrote a long article and tagged a lot of people, some of whom are not my friends. It is a public post. I opened the page of someone that is tagged in the same post and I could see the entry for it ...
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Firefox - Facebook Notification Not Showing Up

In Chrome, whenever there's a new Facebook message a notification would show up. But in Firefox the same functionality seems to be unavailable, nor does the facebook messager page ask to show ...
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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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Crawling my newsfeed on Facebook

I am currently looking for a new place in my city. To this end, I would like to search my Facebook newsfeed, to see if any of my friends are mentioning something about an apartment or studio in their ...
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Alternative way to unlock Facebook account to recognizing friends' photos

I moved to another country, and when I tried to log in to Facebook, my account was "temporarily locked". Now I need to recognize my friends from photos. Only that I have few hundred "friends", and ...
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Cannot access or open Facebook messages

I was up to sending a very long message, about 90,000 characters, to a friend, I tried several times but I got an error sending the message. Finally, I think part of my message was sent because I ...
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It is showing a friend online, but is blank where it should say web or mobile. Why?

I have one friend on my online friends list all the time that does not tell me if they are web or mobile. It is blank where it should say that. All I see is their name and nothing else. What does this ...
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Facebook app icon hijacked

Yesterday not a very appropriate image was displayed in my browser instead of friends icon in Facebook profile "Friends" tab. It was interfering with page layout. So I started investigation. At first ...