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Facebook All-day events show up in Google Calendar a day early

I have, using the export feature in Facebook, imported the ical feed in Google Calendar for Events. This works as it should, except that events that have no hour defined, show up a day early in Google ...
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Facebook Pages - direct link to “post by others” (now renamed to “Posts to page”)

Before the last redesign of Facebook Pages I could use a link like https://www.facebook.com/pages/pagename/pageid?filter=2 to go directly to a view where I saw only the posts on the page by people ...
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Reminders for unopened messages

Does Facebook sends automatic reminders for un-opened messages to your e-mail account? And if yes, for how far back in time?
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Un-stick sticky search bar (like on Youtube or Facebook)

Many websites now have a search bar anchored on top of the window, that stays there on scrolling down, like, for example on YouTube or Facebook. Is there a way to stop this behaviour, meaning the ...
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How can I block event invitations from a specific friends list?

I know how to block event invitations from a specific friend. Is there any way to do the same for a specific friends list in Facebook?
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What is really displayed on Facebook's timeline – and how to preview it?

When I preview my timeline as someone else in my privacy settings, I cannot see f.e. the articles that I currently liked or the comments I wrote. However, when reviewing my timeline, they all appear ...
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Allow Facebook, Google, etc. (OpenID) login to my WordPress.com hosted private blog

Is it possible, if using a private, wordpress.com hosted blog, to allow users to login via Facebook, Google, Yahoo, or other OpenID providers? We have a private blog, and we prefer that users not ...
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How many friends I can tag on my Facebook photo?

How many friends I can tag on my Facebook photo? Can I tag all of my 1000 friends on a single photo?
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How are Facebook-shared YouTube video stats recorded?

Instead of sharing YouTube videos by clicking share button in YouTube, there is the possibility that one may just copy & paste the YouTube link and post it as status (and this allows one to see ...
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How do I remove a Facebook app request?

Unfortunately, because of some fat fingering when browsing the Klout website from my iPad I accidentally sent app requests to 50 friends. I am really annoyed by these sort of requests and certainly ...
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Facebook posting issues

I have a "community" page on Facebook, which I have used to post comments on other community pages, but they don't show up properly—the only people who can see them are people who already "like" my ...
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Facebook Change from Profile into an Artist Page -> Now all Friends lost

I changed my Facebook profile with 1,300 Friends into a Facebook Page because I am a music artist. Facebook said only my friends and the profile picture would be in the Page. Now that I have changed ...
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Why do Facebook messages sometimes fail to send?

Sometimes when I send a message on Facebook it says "failed to send message". Why is this? It's happened both on desktop and Android app.
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Do posts on my Facebook page appears on all people (who liked my page)?

I have a Facebook page with almost 15k natural likes. Every time I post to that page, the reach only ranges from 900 - 1,500. That's roughly 10% of my "fans". Is this the expected behavior, that ...
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Can one avoid the degradation of images posted on Facebook?

When I post something I've made on Facebook, it always gets ruined. Seemingly, whether I post a clean PNG, a high quality JPG or a reduced-quality JPG of my vector art, Facebook's automatic conversion ...
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Why do I have a mobile icon beside my name on Facebook chat?

So I was away for a while on Facebook and my friend noticed that I was getting a Mobile Icon when he looked at me in his chat list. It seems like whenever I am offline it says that beside my friend's ...
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Facebook - create link to photo album starting with newest photos

We use frequently updated facebook albums to sort images of multiple projects. We would like to create links to the new photos, but have only been able to link either a) to the entire album, starting ...
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Showing updates in Facebook

A previous answer stated: For example, if you untick Life Events, they will never get displayed no matter what frequency you choose. Wrong. I’ve unticked the Comments and Likes setting for ...
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Mobile Status Update Not Visible to Everyone on Facebook

My FB privacy setting allows everyone to see my status update. This works perfectly when I update my FB status using a computer. However, when the update is done via mobile device, it is only visible ...
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How to stop getting suggested post from un-liked pages in news feeds in Facebook?

I'm seeing posts from un-liked pages of Facebook as suggested post with "like page" link along its side. How could I stop getting this in my news feeds list? BTW, I'm able to restrict specific pages ...
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Permanently delete a Facebook account in one day

Is it possible to permanently delete a Facebook account in one day? Currently I can delete it only after 14 days.
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UnfriendFinder alternative? [closed]

There were an browser addon which showed message when someone from Facebook unfriended you. However now it is dead. Is there any alternative to track my friends?
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Export fans of a Facebook Page

Is it possible to export the fans list? If so, how?
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Is there a way to send a message to people when they Like your Facebook page?

I'd like to give a special "thank you" message to people who Like our Facebook Page. Sort of like a a "confirmation message" you'd get when signing up for an Email Newsletter.
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What does it mean by “Your Page' post is performing better than 95% posts..” on Facebook pages

What does it mean by 'Your Page's post is performing better than 95% other posts on that page. Promote it to get even better results. notification mean on Facebook pages? It keeps appearing one or two ...
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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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Liking to Pages on Facebook

This question has been answered but seems to be a little dated. I have a "pages" account linked to my personal Facebook account. When I like something, I want it to appear on the pages account, not ...
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Make Facebook “mobile upload” photos be uploaded in high quality?

How do I make Facebook "Mobile Upload" photos upload them in high quality? I know how to make new albums accept high-quality photos, but not the "Mobile Upload" album that Facebook uploads to by ...
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List management on the latest version of the Facebook website

This applies to the Facebook website The help section on Facebook's site has articles pertaining to how lists can be created, managed and deleted but all this material applies to a version of ...
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How to use Facebook Graph search to find pages by amount of likes?

How to use Facebook Graph search to find pages by amount of likes? I use for example: Shopping & Retail places in United Kingdom And It return all Shopping & Retail places from United ...
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Asked to save browser by Facebook

I cannot log in my Facebook account anymore. This is what I get: Remember Browser Because you have Login Notifications enabled, you will receive a notification when you log in from a new ...
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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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How do I search my Friends' profiles in Facebook

Is there any way I can search for words matching anywhere in my Facebook friends' Profiles or Timelines or anything else they have on Facebook? P.S.: a wordcloud of the most commonly used words in my ...
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How do you tell if two people on Facebook are friends with each other?

My friend is John Doe. He hides his friend list from me so only the mutual friends who don't hide their friend list will see it. There is another friend I may suspect is a friend of John Smith and his ...
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Can blocked people still write on Facebook Page?

John Smith blocked Joe King. Logically, Joe King cannot message John Smith or vice-versa. Both John Smith and Joe King have a Facebook Page. If Joe King uses his Facebook Page and posts on John ...
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How do you find someone on Facebook by a photo?

Suppose I have a photo on my computer taken many years ago. How do I find this person on Facebook using that photo? It has no URL and wasn't taken off of Facebook. I heard of the URL method. However, ...
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Facebook Group with a Restricted Friend

On Facebook, I've got my boss as a "Restricted Friend" so he isn't seeing my posts unless I make them public. Now, he's joined a Group that I manage. Will he be able to see posts I make to the group's ...
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Why my posts are not visible in mobile version of Facebook?

I just have created my personal Facebook account. I have a problem. When I publish the new post on the other fan page wall it is invisible in mobile version of Facebook (e.g Android or ios). ...
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Can I download copy of all discussions that I've taken a part in on Facebook?

I know it's possible to download a copy of my Facebook data, but many comments made on discussion threads are quite irrelevant without the proper context of the discussion. I'm wondering if there is ...
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Show coupon code only to fans of my page

As an author, I've created a Facebook page for my pseudonym. I also have a coupon code for a free eBook that I'd like to distribute as an incentive to like my page. How can I ensure that the code ...
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Sharing “Likes” with friends

If my son is tagged in a photo (who I am friends with) by one of his other Facebook friends that I am not a friend of and I like the photo, is there a way to get it to show up on my other Facebook ...
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Using a Facebook Page as a social plugin to get friend requests from website visitors

Can I use my personal Facebook Page as a social plugin on my website, in order to get friend requests from visitors of that website? I want to generate friend requests through the website, is there a ...
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How do I get Facebook chat to show me online friends on top instead of a random list on top and online friends at the bottom?

Now, its showing me some offline friends on the top and making me scroll to see the remaining friends who are actually online!!!
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IFTTT… sometimes forgets to Trigger

I'm testing RSS to Facebook. I made 3 different recipe, to see how they appear on a Facebook page. During one day, I saw that when I upgraded my RSS (sometimes), one or more of the 3 recipes didn't ...
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I want to hide myself from a particular friend's friends

I guess this is a special case but I want to hide my profile, especially DP (Profile Picture) and timeline, from a particular friend's friends. I know we can hide ourselves from friends of friends. ...
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2-step Authentication Facebook - Is it possible to disable SMS codes?

I have Facebook login approvals set up. Is there any way to stop Facebook from sending login codes via SMS? Preferably, I'd like to exclusively use my Google Authenticator app to receive login codes. ...
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How can I remove all my searches from the new Activity Log in Facebook?

This is a new feature, inside the activity log. In the past you couldn't view your searches. As far as I know, the only way to remove a search from the activity log is manually removing each search. ...
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Pinterest Pin It button and Facebook thumbnails don't work with uploaded images on WordPress blog. Why?

I have recently migrated from Blogger to WordPress, but am having issues with images. Both Pinterest and Facebook are not recognising my new images that I am uploading to WordPress, however they do ...
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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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Hide group activity from Facebook feed?

How do I make it so that the activities I do on a certain group (or all the groups if the former isn't plausible) hidden, in that, it doesn't show up on my friends' news feed? I don't own or run the ...