Social networking service founded by Mark Zuckerberg. If you're developing apps for Facebook, check out StackOverflow.com instead.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
3answers
7k views

How can I reconnect to my friend whom I previously blocked?

I have block the one of my friend from my facebook profile, but now we want to reconnect again.... a strange truth of life. Perhaps, Facebook doesn't want that and me & my friend both are not ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

One album managed to have different privacy per photo in facebook album - how do I replicate this?

I've always understood that the privacy settings for photos in an album are set on the album not on the individual photo (as is covered here). However, I notice that I have one folder (created by ...
7
votes
3answers
587 views

Changing the name of a Facebook Page

I created a Facebook Page for a web site and had the page match the name of the site. Since then, the website has since changed its name and I need to update the Facebook Page to reflect this. Is it ...
0
votes
2answers
54 views

How to tell in Facebook a `facebook group` or a `facebook page`

Let's take each of them one sample as below. How can a normal facebook user tell which one is a Facebook page and which one is a Facebook group? ...
-3
votes
2answers
40 views

I want to make my every post public

I want to make my every post public, and the problem is my every post is public but nobody will be able to comment or like it who is not my friend or who is not following me.
0
votes
2answers
35 views

Limiting Exposure on Facebook

I want to know if there is any way to modify my facebook profile so that no OTHER user can click on my photos tab and see other photos. Within the condition I'm outlining however, I could still see ...
0
votes
2answers
42 views

Invite people who liked my first page to like another one in Facebook

I'm the admin of a certain Facebook page, "A". Some people I don't know personally and I'm not friend with liked this page. Now I created a 2nd page, "B". Since the topics are similar, I'd like to ...
2
votes
3answers
54k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
820 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
81 views

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.
2
votes
1answer
314 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
580 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
125 views

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, ...
1
vote
1answer
468 views

How to tag all Facebook group members?

I'm an admin on a Facebook group, I would like to tag all group members to a post, how to do so? Does @group name work? I've seen on Youtube some bot software that claims to do that, but I don't ...
1
vote
2answers
348 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

Remove Developer Insights from Facebook

How I can remove this? It's here, in the left column
2
votes
1answer
581 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
241 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 ...
4
votes
1answer
582 views

What should I do if my Facebook account is taken over by another person?

My daughter's account has been taken over by an other person. It is the second time in four days, What to do? She already asked twice for a new log in way, she logged in successfully, but the next ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
127 views

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 ...
-2
votes
0answers
13 views

Node.js with facebook issues. [closed]

I'm writing a web app that is supposed to allow a user to share information to his facebook friends. Currently I can have the clients authenticate with facebook using pasport-facebook. I can also ...
1
vote
0answers
61 views

Order Facebook page likes by date desc

How can I see my Facebook page likes, but ordered desc by date (the new ones should be the first)? I got a notification that my page has 2 new likes -- and I want to see who liked it. How can I do ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Is there any way to open facebook.com with another URL?

Our admin is blocking facebook.com. Is there any other way to access Facebook, like using a different site or URL? Also, we can’t open it from a mobile device.
2
votes
1answer
736 views

Reset my password for Gmail and Facebook

I have a new smart phone and can't log in to Facebook and email because I have forgotten my password for both of them. What can I do?
4
votes
1answer
2k views

How to view a comment I made on a post with tons of comments?

Let's say I commented on a picture, among let's say 1 million other comments. If you try to press "View more comments" it will load 50 at a time. As you can imagine, it could take many hours to find ...
3
votes
2answers
5k views

Facebook: Remote log out all sessions

How can I see the list of Facebook sessions and remotely log out from all sessions of Facebook?
1
vote
0answers
15 views

How to get data out of a Facebook survey

I want to get the questions out of some Facebook survey. It wasn't made by me. Is it possible to transfer to Excel or something similar?
1
vote
0answers
58 views

How to get Facebook profile ID from saved image

I have a Facebook image on my PC that I saved a while ago and would like to find the author (person who posted it), link to profile or user ID. Is that possible? I tried the following but without ...
1
vote
1answer
223 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
81 views

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. ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
57 views

Cancelling a Facebook event - will blocked users receive the notification?

I have an event I want to cancel, but I don't want some people (who I've now blocked) to be notified of this. It seems when you cancel/delete an event on Facebook (even if it has already occurred and ...
1
vote
1answer
679 views

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. ...
3
votes
1answer
302 views

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.
3
votes
2answers
9k views

How can I keep my Facebook group membership private?

How can I make it so that people who aren't my friends on Facebook can't see which groups I'm in? This is similar to this question, but not quite. The linked question asks about keeping things ...
1
vote
1answer
265 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
162 views

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?
0
votes
2answers
110 views

I cancelled an old Gmail account and can't get to Facebook but still remain logged in on cell [closed]

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Do you show up as active on Facebook when you have unread notifications?

When you get notifications on Facebook and you haven't read them does it come up that you're active? It happens to me saying am active when am not.
3
votes
1answer
172 views

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, ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
904 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
25 views

Facebook incomplete archive

Facebook has an option to download an archive of all your information. It takes some time to do this but after Facebook ends, they send you an email with a .zip file that has all your information. I'm ...
1
vote
1answer
125 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
8k views

Why is Facebook telling people my last login time when I turned off chat for them?

First of all, I have already seen this question, and my question is not a duplicate of that one. In that question, the OP said he turned off his Facebook chat and his friends still see a green dot ...
3
votes
1answer
9k views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
436 views

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? ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Unable to set Facebook web address on new page

I'm creating a new Facebook page. On step #3 of the creation process it gives me the option to "choose a unique Facebook web address". But no matter what address I specify (that does not already ...
-1
votes
1answer
2k views

Can't cancel Facebook friend requests from awhile back

About 5-6 months ago, I sent out several requests to people. Unfortunately, I got a block placed on my account for about 30 days from sending anymore friend requests. I get banned sometimes though but ...