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Facebook group/page forces me to join automatically?

Why do some Facebook pages/groups just need to add me from their side and I then immediately become joined it without my review first? Some folks add me to very dirty sites and it appears in the ...
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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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Friend can't see my public photo on Facebook

Recently, I found that whenever I posted a photo on my timeline with settings such that it can be seen by the public, a friend if mine cannot see it on my wall. I tried to change my setting to be ...
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Someone shared my picture

I posted a picture on Facebook, and one of my Facebook friends shared it with a message I don't want. Is there any way to remove it?
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Bug/feature preventing renaming link preview

Before sharing a link on Facebook, I could click on the title of the link preview to rename it (the uppermost point here describes what I mean). But now I tried to do this and clicking on the title ...
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What ordering is shown of friends who liked a photo?

I have a photo that received more than 3 likes. It says, "Adam, Bill, Charles, and x others like this". Based on my notifications, I know that Adam, Bill, and Charles are the friends who most ...
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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 ...
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Blocking after Facebook deactivation

I have just deactivated my Facebook account. Can someone still block me? Am I still showing up on their friends list for them to do so?
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List the Facebook comments that I liked all the time

How can I see all the comments I liked on Facebook? I looked on the Activity log< pages, but I didn't find something useful.
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Delete answer to Facebook question?

How can I delete an answer to a question on Facebook? Note that I don't want to hide it but to delete it. WhoAmI answered Someone's question. Question content [ x ] Answer 1 [ ...
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Facebook: how to block friend A from seeing posts from friend B

Friend A was married to Friend B. Now they are divorced and I'm friends with A and B. Can I block friend A from seeing posts friend B tags me in and vice versa?
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How to share my friend's shared post that was shared by another user/page/group?

When we see a post from our Facebook friend that shares another post from someone else on Facebook, we want to reshare it. My issue is that the share button will share the original post not my ...
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Can you use Facebook messenger if you're not friends?

Why do I have names in my Facebook messenger that I am not friends with on Facebook?
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Someone sent a message to a friend on Facebook. It wasn't me. Nobody else has access to my account. How?

Someone sent a message to 4 friends on Facebook. It wasn't me, and couldn't've been me, since I was driving at the time. Nobody else has access to my account. The only 2 devices that are logged into ...
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can two Facebook accounts have the same phone number for notifications? [closed]

I help my friend set up a Facebook account and use my phone number and email address now I am unable to log into my old Facebook account or use my password. I have made me a new account and tried to ...
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How to change add with “This ad is trying to use CPA or oCPM bidding on actions” problem?

How to change add with warning: "Finish Your Ad This ad is trying to use CPA or oCPM bidding on actions, but our system can't determine which action to optimize for. If using API, this can be ...
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In Facebook, how to cleanly link to a Japanese Wikipedia URL that contains a ・ (nakaguro)?

On Facebook, try to post a Japanese Wikipedia URL containing a ・ (nakaguro) character (like http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/レオナルド・ダ・ヴィンチ) and you will get a broken link: Notice how ・ダ・ヴィンチ has failed ...
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Is it possible to edit the text within a photo that I already posted on Facebook?

Is it possible to edit the text within a photo that I already posted on Facebook a week ago? I have a typing error in the text WITHIN the respective photo and I would like to correct it.
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Was a friend request issued, or accepted?

My friend says that she received a request from one of our classmates but I think she is lying. I think that she sent it. How might I determine who sent the request to the other?
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Email and password on Facebook account

I opened a Facebook account for my husband using the same email as mine for my Facebook account. I have since purchased a new computer and when I enter my email address and password it says the ...
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Print Facebook Messages

The following message is merely an example. Does anyone know how to download an archive of facebook messages from 1 person dated September 24th to recent? These archives must show their directly ...
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Does Twitter have any short name like Facebook's fb.com?

Does Twitter have any short name like Facebook's fb.com? It would be easier to advertise Twitter accounts like Facebook pages.
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Facebook's header image: how to control compression?

I am trying to set up a Facebook page for a business. The page is here: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hotel-Jacobeo/311595949045476 And the problem I'm having is that Facebook recompresses my ...
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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 do I export Facebook friends list that includes disabled accounts?

I just need a list of names, and no other info such as contact details. Other answers to this question, such as ...
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Getting rid of an old Facebook page with a lost password

I have a Facebook page that was created for our business, but no one knows who created it or the password/email associated with it. We'd like to remove it or close it. However, I've tried everything I ...
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Getting the Facebook Spam filter to work properly

At the moment the Facebook Spam filter seems for me to have a zero detection rate for real Spam messages but it does put most Messages send by people I don't know who aren't sending me Spam and who ...
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Search for Facebook Pages or Groups with specific number of members

I want to search Facebook Pages, or Groups, with a certain keyword, and that has more than 1000 fans or members. Is there a way to set up this search in Facebook?
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How do I send a questions to a select group of people on Twitter?

How do I send questions to select (eg animal rights and animal rescue) groups on Twitter?
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How to search an old post in a Facebook page with hundreds of posts

I want to view a very old post in a Facebook page, e.g. this page, which contains hundreds to thousands of posts. Browsing manually through the post stack of the page is so tiring and seems to be ...
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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? ...
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Alternative way to unlock Facebook account to recognizing friends' photos

I moved to another country, and when I tried to log in to Facebook, my account was "temporarily locked". Now I need to recognize my friends from photos. Only that I have few hundred "friends", and ...
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Facebook chat, friends that show up as greyed out

In Facebook chat, to the right sidebar, when I am signed out of chat, I have a list of friends that show up greyed out. What does this list represent? I am consistently having two friends show up in ...
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Why do I get so many unsolicited Facebook friend requests?

At least once a day, I get a Facebook friend request from someone I don't know, most likely a fake account, from people all over the world. Does it happen to everyone, or am I somehow targeted? Is ...
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How do I share liked statuses & liked comments from my Facebook Activity log either privately or public?

I would like to make available to my non-Facebook friends (and sometimes Facebook ones, too, who miss my activity in news ticker) all the posts or comments that I like on Facebook. I know using ...
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How to hide from the public “comments and likes from friends” underneath my Facebook cover photo

My Facebook friends list is set to "friends only" so the public cannot see this. They can, however, see who SOME of my friends are by viewing the comments and likes from friends underneath my cover ...
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Avoid Facebook notifications for photo likes

I don't want to see notifications in (desktop) Facebook when friends like one of my photos. Is there a way to do this? There are lots of really similar questions here, but I don't think there's an ...
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Facebook says vanity URL for page is not available, but it is not used by another page

I'm trying to claim a short URL "www.facebook.com/[URLGOESHERE]" for my FB community page. I'm doing this at https://www.facebook.com/username but when I do so it says "[URLGOESHERE] is not ...
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How to keep unaccepted events from going to my phone?

Now first of all, sometimes I do want certain Facebook events to appear on my phone, but only if I accept a request. Unfortunately, my phone shows every single event I've ever been invited to, even ...
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See who leaves my Facebook group

As an admin of a Facebook group, can I see who leaves the group?
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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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Can you track how much time you spend on Facebook?

Many a time it happens that I login to Facebook to see some status or to see how many of my friends are online at that time. It seems as if it would take only 5-10 minutes, but then I start to search ...
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If I delete my Facebook account, what happens to messages I've sent to my friends?

I assume that all my data from Facebook servers will be erased permanently, so there's no way I can regain access to my FB account if I delete it. But what happens to the private messages I sent to ...
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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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How to hide photo counts of an album in Facebook?

If you check your profile using "view as" public you will realise Facebook shows how many photos you have in your albums even if the photos are private. Any way to hide them?.
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Trying to suggest someone to a friend on Facebook and getting the “The server found your request confusing and isn't sure how to proceed.” error

I am trying to suggest friend X to friend Y on Facebook and I get the "The server found your request confusing and isn't sure how to proceed." error: What are some likely cause for the issue and is ...
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Is it possible to bulk edit all my Facebook posts?

I am in a situation, where I have to bulk-edit all URLs I have ever posted, preferably with a regular expression. Is that possible?
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Fastest way to tag Facebook friends who liked and commented on one post of mine

I have a post with lots of comments and likes from my friends. I want to say “thank you” and tag them all in another post. What is the fastest way to tag all of them? Manually going one by one is ...
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Facebook event guest list sorted by number of mutual friends and mutual interests

How do I get Facebook to display event guest list sorted by number of mutual friends and mutual interests?
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Is there a way to post an image post from my Tumblr blog to my Facebook wall?

Is there an automated way to post an image post from my Tumblr blog to my Facebook wall? I've been looking at using IFTTT, which I've used before in the past for automated tasks like this, but I ...