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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 get email notifications when someone likes my Facebook post?

I get email notifications when someone comments on my Facebook post but not when someone likes it. I went through the notifications settings and couldn't find where to set the like notification ...
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How to save Facebook likes to Pocket?

For Twitter favorites, I am using IFTTT so that every time I favorite something on Twitter, a new entry is added to my Pocket queue. Could the same be achieved for Facebook likes somehow?
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Knowing who I sent a friend request to on Facebook

Today I received a notification that XYZ has accepted my friend request. I do not know the person and do not remember sending any request to him. Is there any way to check if I sent the request to ...
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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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Turn off ALL “invited you to play” notifications on Facebook

On Facebook, how can I get rid of ALL "User X has invited you to play Game Y" from showing up in my Facebook notifications, without having to block/unfriend each and every app/user? I have seen this ...
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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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Bug/feature preventing renaming link preview

Before sharing a link on Facebook, I could click on the title of the link preview to rename it (the uppermost point here describes what I mean). But now I tried to do this and clicking on the title ...
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“Musical Instrument” category for Facebook page? Can't ask questions on Facebook Help Centre

The reason I'm asking this here is because I can't post questions in the Facebook help section—I don't know why. I can't find the "Musical Instrument" category in my page settings. I looked at every ...
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Export content and titles from Facebook business page

Does anyone know how to export the titles and content off a personal fan page on Facebook? I have added over 120 photo albums and stories and would like to keep them organized so I don't ever put the ...
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How do you filter your friends to find someone in your friend list?

I have listed all of my friends according to how I know them. I used to be able to find friends by clicking on that list - (High School Friends) (work) etc. Now I can not sort my friends when I want ...
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Email and password on Facebook account

I opened a Facebook account for my husband using the same email as mine for my Facebook account. I have since purchased a new computer and when I enter my email address and password it says the ...
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Users that disliked my Facebook page

Is it possible to access stats about who and when disliked my page on Facebook? I looked through menu at Facebook, but I cannot find anything about this.
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Facebook fan page - search keywords

Apparently Facebook doesn't allow you to change the name of a fan page with more than 100 fans This is causing problems for one of my clients, as they've recently gone through this whole rebranding ...
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Searching for people on Facebook not using a conventional characters in their names

It's true not everyone uses their real name on Facebook, but there are some who doesn't even use "real" and generally used characters in it. For example one can keep their name β₳₮MAN on Facebook, ...
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Result starts with someone who is not a friend in Facebook search

I've noticed that recently when I enter a letter into the search bar, the first person that comes up isn't a friend of mine, but the rest are. Does anyone know why this person comes up first?
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Region-specific user submitted content on a facebook page

I am in a process of setting up a page for a band which would have geographically-diverse fan base. What I am after is following: Have each language-specific community see only the comments made in ...
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I forgot my Facebook password and cannot retrieve it [on hold]

I use a Facebook email address (at facebook.com). I tried many things but still had no success. What can I do or what am I supposed to do to retrieve my password?
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Trello notifications in Facebook

Is there a way to integrate Trello (or a Trello-like app) with Facebook so that users get notifications when there's new activity? Maybe even use the app directly in Facebook? If not, is such an app ...
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Similar posts shared in Facebook

My two friends, who are not friends with each other, shared the same cartoon. They appeared in sequence on my Home page. Is there a way to combine them and combine the likes and comments in one shared ...
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I cannot see my friend's birthdays on Facebook!

I used to be able to see my friends’ birthdays on one of the side panels on the Facebook homepage, but now it's gone and I can't find a setting to bring it back. Is there such a setting? And if yes, ...
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Can Facebook's birthday list be expanded to include upcoming birthdays?

Is there a way to expand the list of birthdays on Facebook? I use to notice people's birthdays because their names and birthday were listed. Facebook has moved the list up the page, condensed it, and ...
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Facebook Wall vs Timeline

How do I post a picture onto my Facebook personal profile wall for a public audience, without Facebook also putting it on the timeline and notifying all my friends that I have posted a picture?
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Seeing non-friends status updates

If a friend has their status update privacy set to 'Friends of Friends' ... does that mean that everyone on MY friends list see all their status updates, regardless of whether I 'like' or comment on ...
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Is there a character limit on Facebook private/direct messages?

Main question: Is there a character limit on Facebook private/direct messages? Does this differ when submitting a message on a mobile device as opposed to a regular desktop browser - or on the ...
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How to claim an automatic facebook page (That I have the rights for)

I have the rights for a certain video game brand (won't disclose it here). I searched facebook and found an automatic page for this brand, that was generated off Wikipedia, and has around 4,800 likes. ...
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How to hide the new friendship with a user from few of my friends on Facebook

I want to make a friendship with some person, but I don't want to let some of my friends know that me and that person have become friends. How can I achieve this? What privacy settings changes do I ...
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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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Is it possible to quickly invite people to join a group rather than just adding them?

I recently created a Facebook group. I'd like to invite a bunch of people to join the group instead of adding them without their permission. Is this possible?
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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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How to not let other people see your friendlist in the facebook app [closed]

Title says so. In the apple facebook app, I can't find how to not let other people to see my friend list.
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How to remove “More Friends ” from facebook chat?

I have a big problem with facebook chat and here I am attaching the image for the reference with the problem mentioned on the image. ---> Image But I am also describing below if you are not able to ...
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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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How to forward Messages to a Facebook page to non admin emails?

When a Facebook page like https://www.facebook.com/stackexchange gets a message, Admins of this page will receive a notification, if the admin user has email notifications turned on, the admin will ...
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How to make my Facebook ID with one word only?

My Facebook name is Raihan Khalil. But I want to make it just Raihan. I tried but can't do it. Facebook requires you to have a first and last name. I've seen some people on Facebook with just a single ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Facebook App chat very weird situation

I have Facebook app on my iPhone 4S and I have an issue. Although chat is off, when I check my Facebook from my iPhone, any Facebook friend of mine can enter his inbox where we had conversation and he ...
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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 in facebook.
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How to turn off notification from specific lists?! Getting way too many about irrelevant things!

Notifications option off?! I have tried to use the Facebook 'close friends' etc. list and I started getting waaay too many notification from this as it notifies me every time they share a status, ...
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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 ...