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Don't want to see whether contacts are 'active now' in messenger

Is there a way to turn this off? I don't want to see whether my contacts are 'active now.'
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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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Facebook login from untrusted device - nothing happens

I have only one trusted device - an Android phone. I tried to login to Facebook using different user agents and proxies but nothing happened. What is the purpose of a trusted device? Why am I able to ...
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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 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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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 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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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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Add a new album to Facebook, along with an update/description

Does anyone know the correct way to create a new album, add photos and post, all at the same time and have a status update that describes this album? It can be done with several photos added as a ...
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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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Facebook Advanced Search Page

Twitter has two search pages https://twitter.com/#!/search-home https://twitter.com/#!/search-advanced Does Facebook allow advanced search operators when using their engine? For example "This ...
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Where would I look at if I want to know all comment activities of my facebook friends?

I see what my friends comment/like something here in the #1 box as below snapshoot. But I cannot see it my my list (some friends are added into list) Some of their comments (on other photos) are ...
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Undelete comment on a Facebook Page

The new Facebook Page Manager app (in combination with my less than stellar thumb accuracy) has had me inadvertently deleting comments (when I've been trying to like them) left and right. Is there any ...
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Why are some of my own Facebook comments not deletable?

Have a look at the following screenshot: It seems I cannot delete some of my own comments. If simply displays a None option, does anyone know how to delete it anyway?
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Removing past location history from Facebook

I've recently discovered that when I send a message on my phone it will send my location along with it, I have disabled that on my mobile phone, but the previous messages still contain my location ...
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Is there a way to edit the username under five characters on Facebook?

For example, look at this image below : This user has a username of just two characters: mf. Are there any tricks involved for achieving this?
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Is it possible to see to whom deleted messages were sent from my hacked account?

My Facebook account was hacked and some bad messages were sent from my id to an unknown person. After sending the messages, the hacker deleted them. Can I get the list of persons to whom a message ...
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How to copy comment with tagged name in Facebook?

I have posted a long comment with lots of my Facebook friends tagged within the text. Now I want to copy the same comment onto another post - the pasted content removed all of the tags I made. How ...
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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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Is there a way to re-enter a Facebook conversation you left?

I have left some conversations on Facebook and I was wondering if there is anyway you can rejoin it without someone else that is still in it re-adding you -- that or is there a way you can access the ...
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How can I search for Comments made to Posts I have made in Facebook Groups

I find that comments to posts I have made (on my wall or to FB Groups) get buried among all the Likes and other notifications. While I'm as narcissistic as the next person, I'd rather ignore the ...
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What is the exact syntax for linking to an fbid on Facebook?

Until recently, it was possible to link to pretty much anything which has a Facebook ID using syntax like this in status updates, comments, chat messages and probably elsewhere: ...
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Making my Facebook page un-interactive to fans until they Like the Page

I want to do a contest on Facebook, and the qualifier will need the contestant to Like the page before he can participate. As it stands, I am unable to do that, because even those who haven't liked a ...
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Finding all picture uploads by a certain user, to a Facebook group

There's a lot of promising young artists posting in Facebook groups who don't have proper portfolios yet. And I need to hire an artist or three. But first I need to do my homework! I have to check ...
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How do I recover the Facebook account password?

I have forgotten my Facebook account password and also I have no access to the number which I use to log-in to Facebook account. On this page (see the image below) they are asking for a government ...
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How do I find common attendees in two Facebook events?

If given two public Facebook events, is it possible to find common event attendees?
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How can I delete Facebook messages sent to other users?

How can I delete Facebook messages I've sent to other Facebook users from their inbox? I have had a conversation with my friend but now I want to delete my messages from that conversation. Can I have ...
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How to make my Facebook profile picture private for non-friends?

I've set my profile picture only available for Friends. However it's still visible for the public. Non-authenticated users can see the profile thumbnail and authenticated (non-friends) can still ...
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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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How to change Facebook password without sim? [duplicate]

I created my Facebook account using my phone number, with an Airtel sim. It was locked, how do I open it?
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How can I see my Restricted friends list on Facebook?

Each time I post, it comes up with "friends except restricted". I have no "restricted" list on the left hand side of the screen where lists appear. I did have a restricted list ages ago but now I ...
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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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If Joe likes my Facebook status update, will Joe's friends see my update?

The privacy settings of Facebook puzzles me. This is a thing I can't figure out: Scenario: I post a status update on Facebook, setting the privacy to "Friends". A friend of mine, let's call him ...
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How to hide “Joe Bloggs liked this.”-type posts on Facebook

Nowadays many of the Facebook posts I see are of this form: Somebody I. Know liked this. ____________________________________ A story about a little girl living in New York. Including photo. 1234567 ...
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Recovering an old account after starting a new one with the same email address

I started a Facebook account for my mom on my dad's computer. After I showed her how it functioned we logged her out. Later, my dad went to log into his Facebook and he couldn't because he thought it ...
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YouTube video posting to wrong Facebook page

I have two Facebook pages. One is my personal page and another is my blog. All my videos are posting to my personal page. How can I change that to posting on my blog's Facebook page?
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Facebook news feed doesn`t load

I' trying to check my Facebook newsfeed but it doesn't load. I already checked for javascript enabled, updated Chrome version and Java update. I'm in Mac Yosemite. What else should I look to fix this? ...
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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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Can I disable others from receiving notifications every single time I post on FB?

Annoying family member has "Get Notifications" set on my profile. Is there a way to stop them from receiving notifications every time I post? Not talking about things not showing in news feed, or on ...
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How to use Adblock Plus with Facebook's onion site?

If you don't know already, you can use Adblock Plus scripts to modify how facebook.com works. And you can even do things to improve your privacy, such as disabling the "message seen" feature that ...
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Hyperlink on Facebook social plugin

I was trying to make a hyperlink on comments on the Facebook social plug in, it can be done! I saw this on a page: (I'm from México, so my samples are in spanish and i don't write that well on ...
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Invite Facebook friends to become my LinkedIn connections?

I am looking for a way to send LinkedIn connection requests to my Facebook friends. I do remember seeing some method year and half ago, which allowed such similar cross-connection, but I'm not able ...
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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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Reusing a phone number in two (or more) Facebook accounts - Is it allowed?

I have two Facebook accounts for some personal reasons. I have my phone number registered to one of them. I want to register my phone number to also the other one for security reason, but I'm worried ...
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Facebook friend request not received

I send my cousin a friend request, but he says that he hasn't received it. I send it again a few weeks ago again and he says the same thing. Can you tell me what's happening?
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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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How can I retroactively tag friends in a post on Facebook?

I posted a status update on Facebook and tagged a few friends in it, but I forgot one, and another only accepted my friend request after I had already posted the status update. How can I now ...
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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 find out who are my most active Facebook friends, over time?

I would like to know who are my most active Facebook friends, over time. That is, who among my friends submitted the most stuff (statuses, links, images, etc.) during some significant period of time ...