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How can I move a Facebook album on my account to a page I created?

How can I move a Facebook album on my account to a page I created? I uploaded some images and they have been tagged and commented. I've decided to make a Facebook Page for the group and would like to ...
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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 chat profile picture (next to the speech bubble icon with dots) is showing up blurred

Here is what the normal profile picture in Facebook chat looks like: But what or why is the little bit of blur showing on the profile picture (not the speech balloon with dots) in this next image? ...
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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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How to view facebook feeds only for liked groups?

I have lots of liked groups and I want to have a feeds or a list where I can view updates from those groups only - similar to friend list. How can I do that?
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How can I get the full archive of information on Facebook

How can I get the full archive of information on Facebook . I tried " Download a copy of your Facebook data" and I received only part of the information .I am not receiving messages deleted. Where is ...
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Are Pinterest pinned URL-linked-images subject to picture disappearing on site page or site disappearance?

I've created a personal web page with a Facebook share button and was able to share an image associated with the URL linking to my site via the FB Open Graph API for HTML pages. However, I had to take ...
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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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If someone denies my friend request, will it be deleted from my activity log?

Thought I sent a friend request to someone but it is not in my activity log. I don’t want to send a second friend request if my first one is declined.
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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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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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Can't sign up a new Facebook account for my business

I need to create a Facebook account for my business, so I tried to sign up with my business email and it didn't let me! The error message is this: We require everyone to use their real name on ...
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Can I turn on notifications for every time someone posts on the event?

I try to buy a ticket for a sold out show and there are 1–2 offers everyday on the event’s page. I want to receive an email or at least a Facebook notification every time someone posts there. How can ...
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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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398 views

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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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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How can I be offline in Facebook with my Samsung tab?

I have a Samsung tab 4 and I'm in Facebook with my Google Chrome. How can I turn my Facebook off for friends? In other words, how can I prevent them from seeing I am online.
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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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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 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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Facebook friends list, including disabled accounts, shows one less than friends count!

For a while now, Facebook has been showing deactivated accounts in one's friends list, which is nice. However, the total number of friends in my list, including disabled accounts, is one less than the ...
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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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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 can I mirror my Facebook page to my Instagram?

Can anyone tell me how to link my Facebook page (not my profile) to my Instagram account? I want photos I post on my FB page to mirror to my IG account. All the instructions I can find online seem ...
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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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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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Inviting friends to a Facebook event

I am making a site that sells event tickets and uses Facebook for login. Each event can be linked to a Facebook event. I would like my users to be able to easily invite their Facebook friends to the ...
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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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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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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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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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How to block sending 'is going to event' to friends

When I click I will attend public event my friends see 'John is going to an event Concert of GibberishBand in Berlin'. Some friends also receive notifications when I click 'maybe'. At least those who ...
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Facebook privacy setting

Is it possible for Facebook user to restrict their photo from certain people to be seen? Even though they are not friend on Facebook. It was weird because these photos were public posted and everyone ...
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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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People cannot “Like” any posts on my Facebook Wall

On my Facebook page, the "Like" and "Comment" option is missing on all posts on my wall. I can like and comment on my own page, but others cannot. I discovered this when I went to my profile page and ...
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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 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 ...
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How can I download all messages from Facebook?

How can I download all my private messages from Facebook? I don't really want to have to scroll through the actual messages, wait for older ones to load, and copy and paste since I have 7k+ messages ...
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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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Using the “use Facebook as” dropdown won't work

I know how to use the "use Facebook as" dropdown, but it only offers a list of five choices. I have at least a dozen pages, and it doesn't offer the other seven anywhere, nor does it have a scrollbar ...
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Facebook posted by disabled

I have Facebook Fan page. There are 5 editors on this page who post news on it and I am the Admin. I noticed today that the latest post does not show "posted by" and I don't know who are posted ...
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How do I get the e-mail addresses of my Facebook friends?

I want to send one of my Facebook friends an e-mail, but I don't have his email-address. It's rather personal, so I don't want to send it via Facebook if possible. How can I get his e-mail address ...
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How to disable the flashing title when someone message me on Facebook?

If someone message/chat me on Facebook while I'm reading in another tab, the Facebook title will keep flashing back and front. It is distracting for me. I don't object to changing the title, I just ...
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How do I find out who is following me on Facebook?

On Facebook, someone is following me besides my friends and clicking the number of my followers on my page, brings me to a page for which a search for the word Follow comes up with no results (i.e. no ...
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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 do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Hotmail/Outlook web email?

How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Outlook web email? I can see all my Facebook contacts in the pane to the left, but when I select Manage>Export only the actual Hotmail/Outlook ...
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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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Notifications only for comments on your Facebook Page, not Likes

This is the only checkbox option I have whether I'm posting as the Page or myself: "Send me a notification on Facebook when people post, like, comment on, or send [your page name] a message." Is ...
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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 ...