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Convert/transfer a timeline message into a birthday wish

Someone wanted to post a happy birthday message to her daughter but instead the message appears as a "story" in her daughter's timeline and not in her birthday wishes box together with birthday wishes ...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to create an open group for a Facebook Page?

This group should be an integrated part of the Facebook Page (cf. Page Events) and be represented as a tab in the tab menu. Does Facebook provide such a feature for Facebook pages?
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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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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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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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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 to sync Facebook events in Google calendar, but only those I'm going

So, yeah, I'm able to add Facebook events to my Google calendar following this: https://www.facebook.com/help/152652248136178/ The only problem is that it adds every event I've been invited to. I ...
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How to harvest all posts from someone's timeline

I would like to build a list of all the music videos posted on someone's Facebook page. Is there an existing application or method for harvesting shared posts?
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How can you download all the data from a Facebook Group?

I have a private group in Facebook for a group of classmates. I know with the tools Facebook provides you are able to download your own data. However, I want to download all the status updates, ...
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How can I change the preview image when sharing a link on Facebook?

I would like to change the preview image that is shown when sharing a link on Facebook, e.g. on a timeline, in a chat or post. Figure 1: Screenshot of a shared link on Facebook Messenger.
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Export (.ical) only Attending or Maybe Attending events from Facebook

By default, Facebook exports Attending, (Maybe) Attending and also events that I haven't replied (RSVPed) to yet. This results in an event spam in my Google Calendar. Is there a way to get a ical ...
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Facebook Page Events - Invite fans?

I am an admin for a Facebook Page for a group I am part of. I have created an Event and would like to invite all "fans" of the Page to it. I can't see any way to do this though - I can only invite ...
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Respond to Facebook Event invites without using Facebook

Is it possible to reply to Facebook event invites without having to log into Facebook? Every time I log into Facebook, there is a chance that I will get distracted and waste time.
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Inviting group members to a Facebook event

I would like to create an event under a group, review it and some time later send invites to the group members. I recall having done this in the past but cannot see the option now. Thanks.
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How do I remove myself from an Event on Facebook when the “Attendees” are not displayed?

Facebook have removed the option to remove an Event whilst on the same page as the actual Invite. I did find the new information for removing an Event by going to the Event Declining and then going ...
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How to make Facebook page events visible to people who are not logged in.

I recently inherited a Facebook Page when I joined a band with my dad. (I guess I'm the most technically savvy amongst the group of aging rockers.) Anyway, I'm trying to make the events on the Events ...
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Inviting people not on Facebook to a Facebook event?

I am pretty sure it used to be possible to invite people who didn't have a Facebook account to a Facebook event, by email. However, I can no longer find a way to do this; the "Invite" link on a ...
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Filtering “Events Popular In Your Network” for a particular date

Is it possible to only show events from the Events Popular In Your Network list on Facebook that happen at a particular date?
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People tagging themselves in Facebook Events

I may be showing my age here, but I shared an event to a page I maintain and people have started tagging their own names like crazy on it. Do they think they are signing up for something? Do they not ...
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Can I remove the “videos” tab from my Facebook page?

I don't have any videos on my page and I don't plan to change this anytime soon. Is there any way to remove the link? In Manage Tabs » Add or remove tabs I can only add apps but not remove or disable ...
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My Facebook Friends count is constantly changing

I tend to keep numbers in my head a lot, so if I see <X> friends today that's okay. But tomorrow or later tonight that number changes to <X-1> or <X+2>. This also happens a lot ...
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How can I retreive messages from Facebook Pages?

I want to automatically, once a day, retrieve all (or all new) messages from a Facebook Page where I have admin rights. I have investigated using Graph API, but in order to use this, I need to create ...
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Does Facebook automatically archive older posts in a group? How can I access these archived posts?

I've just finished teaching an undergraduate literature class which ran for the last few months. Every week, my students would meet up outside of class and discuss the text they were reading, and ...
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Bulleted list with indentation in Facebook comments?

I'd like to have a bulleted list in a Facebook comment, with multiple levels of indentation: Something More about it Something else I don't care whether it uses actual bullets, or hyphens, or ...
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Find Facebook posts liked by friendlist members

Can I search Facebook for posts that were liked only by members of a friends list that I created?
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Reached Limit of max number of people & Pages to See First. What is the limit & how to trim list?

What is the limit as the message did not say anything about that How to trim the list for the ones I want there to avoid message You've Reached the Limit You have picked the maximum number of ...
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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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Blocked Facebook user highlighted in yellow

When I block a user on Facebook and it highlights in yellow, what does it mean? I have never seen this before and the highlighting seems very unusual. Any suggestions?
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Can I limit what my friends can see of my Likes and Comments on the FB News Ticker?

I have set strict privacy settings on Facebook to "only me" on my Timeline, Friends List and page "Likes". Yet a friend of mine told me the other day they saw a number of my likes and comments ...
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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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Does Facebook use any other CDN apart from Akamai? Encountered fbcdn.net subdomain that does not belong to Akamai

I received a notice from my third-party firewall application (Little Snitch) that when I had Facebook open, my browser (Chrome 46.0.2490.80 on El Capitan 10.11.1) was attempting to connect to ...
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Search for sponsored ad campaigns that businesses are running on Facebook

How do you search for sponsored ad campaigns that businesses are running on Facebook? I would like to search other companies' sponsored campaigns.
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Someone registered me on Facebook and I am spammed with friends requests

I have no Facebook account. Without ever going on their site, I received an email similar to the following: You have almost completed the registration process. Confirm your account. You might ...
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How do I remove the little football icon that's appeared on Facebook?

On logging on to Facebook today I noticed this icon on the right of the "What's on you mind?" box: clicking it shows this: as (apparently) there is a football (soccer for those of you on the ...
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How do I enable checkin for my page on Facebook?

I have a client who owns a small retail store and has a Facebook page. When someone at the location checks in to the place, it creates a new page. I click on "know the owner" and send out the invite ...
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Opening a Facebook friend's page from chat sidebar

Why can't I open a friend's Facebook page from the list of friends on my chat sidebar? I was able to do that until today.
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How can I enable all possible Facebook notifications to be received by email?

I would like to first enable all possible email notifications by Facebook (including all my Groups and Pages) to then subsequently and selectively turn those off that I don't want.
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How to show picture instead of link on Twitter from Facebook posts

I have connected my Twitter account with my Facebook account. And when I post something on Facebook it also get posted on Twitter. Status get posted on Twitter same as I post on Facebook but when I ...
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Facebook not showing photos on timeline

We have recently held an event and upload the photos to the event page. People can tag themselves in them but the photos are not showing up on the individual's timeline. The event and photos are both ...
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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 can I recover my old Facebook account? [duplicate]

I had a Facebook account, but I forgot my password. When I created a new account using the same mobile number, I could no longer recover my old Facebook account. I don't have an email account. I ...
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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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Delay a wall post on Facebook

How can I schedule an update to be posted to my Facebook wall, at a certain time in the future? I presume there is no official feature for doing this, but it seems like it should be possible with an ...
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How can I change my birth date on Facebook?

I entered my birthday incorrectly and I don't know how to change it. Please show me the way, because everyone sees my profile and thinks I'm a little old.
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Direct link to create a Facebook event?

Is there a direct link to bookmark that creates a new Facebook event? The following button is associated with the URL https://www.facebook.com/events/upcoming# and thus does not directly link to ...
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bbcode in Facebook posts?

Is there any way to use bbcode in Facebook? Like the [s] tag for strikethrough . Or simple HTML link. I saw few pages using links and strikethroughs so I wonder how do they use these features?
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Facebook friend request moved to other account automatically

I have a personal Facebook page which is full and I have a public figure page that I would like the friend request to move to that page. Is there a way to automatically do that or place a message that ...