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How do I comment on Mark Zuckerberg's posts?

I want to know how to comment on Mark Zuckerberg's posts. When I see his posts the comments are either from people in his personal relation or they are employees at Facebook. However, there are some ...
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In Facebook chat, if someone is in my top list, like, i always see when he is online, does he see me too?

In Facebook chat, if someone is in my top list, like, i always see when he is online, does he see me too? like, if there are 2 people, X and Y which doesnt in any specific list. X sees Y on the top ...
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is it possible to disable comments to posts or hide comments made by friends from other friends?

is there any way to disable comments so that friends cannot comment my posts? if not is there any way to hide from a friend or a group of friends (by default) comments made to my posts by other ...
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Facebook Change from Profile into an Artist Page -> Now all Friends lost

I changed my Facebook profile with 1,300 Friends into a Facebook Page because I am a music artist. Facebook said only my friends and the profile picture would be in the Page. Now that I have changed ...
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How do I export or back up my Facebook friend list?

I'm admin of several large political pages. Because of this, my profile chronically suffers report-attacks (i.e.; enough number of people falsely report my profile) and make it suspended. This happens ...
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Are a Facebook profile and Facebook Page Interconnected?

I have a Facebook Profile for personal use and a Facebook Page for business use. I want the profile photo to be different on each account. But every time I change one, it also changes on the other. ...
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Region-specific user submitted content on a facebook page

I am in a process of setting up a page for a band which would have geographically-diverse fan base. What I am after is following: Have each language-specific community see only the comments made in ...
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hide pic from someone having mutual friend in facebook

Suppose i posted a photo such that all people can view the pic except Mr X who is the mutual friend with me Mr A. now IF A comments or likes the pic, will Mr X be still able to view the pic ?
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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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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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How to see who viewed my Facebook profile which is not in my friend list?

I have someone not added in my friends list that randomly visits my profile page. How can I know who visited my Facebook profile page besides the persons i’m already friends with? I know that right ...
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How do I make an old profile picture on Facebook my picture again AND make it be at the beginning of the list?

I recently went through my profile pictures and deleted old, embarrassing ones. I then realized I had hardly any profile pictures left so, all at once, I added a bunch of more recent pictures of ...
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Forced to identify photos during login on Facebook

Every time I log in to my account I have to go through a security check asking me to identify photos of my friends that are tagged, which is impossible. Now what should I do? I have already tried ...
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How to subscribe to a Facebook hashtag?

I would like to see all Facebook posts with the #AnkiDroid hashtag appear in my Facebook news feed. How can I follow/track hashtags in Facebook? If not possible, what is the easiest way to be ...
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Rogue Admin. How to gain control of unauthorized page?

I have recently been awarded the contract for an organization's web presence. They have an existing facebook page. The previous admin refuses to relinquish control, however. How do I go about "...
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Facebook: “This will not appear in News Feed.” - Relationship

I try to change my relationship status to single on facebook and i recieve this message in a blue box that says, "This will not appear on the newsfeed." I would like to know why it won't appear, and ...
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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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How to bulk upload and schedule posts with photos on Facebook Page for free? [closed]

I need to post number of photos (hundreds) with text on my Facebook Page and schedule them to appear in given hours or alternatively in selected intervals (i.e. every 3-4 hours). While Hootsuite ...
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Tagging somebody you are not friends with

I have a photo from a guy I want to tag, but we are not friends and I don’t want us to become friends on Facebook only so I can tag him. We have a friend in common, so we are related. But when I ...
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Hidden comments on Facebook posts

When I look at my friend's posts on Facebook, it shows how many comments there are to each post. Yet when I look at the comments, there is always one short. Why is that?
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How to track-back an invitation in facebook?

I've been invited to Facebook. After following the link I see the photo of who has made the invitation when logged-off but upon logging-in I cannot find or track him. I've tried the link on his name ...
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Get the Xth person/profile that liked a Facebook page

We have a Facebook page with a number of likes. Is there any way to get the name/Facebook profile of the 10.000th person that liked our page?
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Managing multiple personal Facebook accounts in Hootsuite

I don't have an extra personal account lying around somewhere to test. I know that it is possible to manage multiple Twitter accounts multiple Facebook pages But, is it possible to manage multiple ...
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Can I link two Twitter accounts to my Facebook pages?

I have two Twitter accounts - two different emails. I want to have each post tweets to their own related Facebook pages I am admin of. Twitter won't let me have the second Twitter account post to its ...
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Can I edit the title of a job in Facebook?

I have a job listing with several projects under it, but it is listed under the wrong name (apparently, this place is also a school in Illinois, whereas I work on the east coast). Is there any way to ...
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Facebook shows me as online even if I turned off chat. How can I be offline in Facebook?

I never use Facebook Chat. It's always turned off. But I realized that it shows me as online (green dot) to my friends even if it's turned off. Is there any way to be offline in Facebook? I don't ...
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Is it ok to ask your fans to share your page with their friends?

Facebook now allows non-admins to invite their friends to like a page, if some of your friends already like that page. This article says that we shouldn't ask page fans to "invite their friends to ...
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Do I have to worry if somebody tried to reset my Facebook password?

I have got this email earlier which asked me that I have requested t change the password of my FB account which I didn't. I refused the request for that and haven't changed the password of my Gmail ...
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Why does email sent to my @facebook.com address always end up in Facebook messages spam?

I'm trying to figure out how my <myusername>@facebook.com address works with regard to sending messages back and forth to non-Facebook email addresses (in the messages area). The ultimate goal ...
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How to automatically clone post on Google+ everytime creating new Facebook post? [duplicate]

I love both of the two social networks and I often use Facebook more time than Google+. So I love to make new posts in my Facebook timeline and those post would automatically appear in Google+ stream....
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Sorting Photos in a Facebook Album

Somehow, one of my Facebook albums was rearranged so that the photos are no longer in chronological order. I have a lot of photos in this album, so manually sorting them is going to take more time ...
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Stop receiving notification of a friend

I don't want to see the updates of a person who is in my friend list on my wall. Is there a way I can do this?
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How do I make this smiley on Facebook comments?

This one: I really want to use it!
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Prevent our friending activity to be pushed to our friend's newsfeed

Whenever we add a new friend, this activity gets pushed to the newsfeed of a random subset of our friends. This seemingly happens even if our friends list is set to private. Is there a way to keep ...
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Change the privacy of a post by a friend on my Timeline

Is there a way to change the privacy of a single post by my friend on my timeline? Also hiding from timeline is not an option
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What is the difference between show on timeline and allow on timeline in facebook?

I notice some posts on my Facebook Timeline have options for "Show on Timeline" and "Allow on Timeline" but I couldn't find what is the difference between them. The post that has these options was ...
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Bulk delete Facebook conversations

Does anyone know if there's any software of any kind (app, script, program...) of any platform that allows mass deletion of Facebook conversations?
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Sending Tweets to a Facebook Page not working [duplicate]

Okay I've got a client's Twitter account and a Facebook page, I am a manager for the Facebook page. I have currently tried using the official Twitter Facebook app to send posts to Facebook, I was ...
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Export content and titles from Facebook business page

Does anyone know how to export the titles and content off a personal fan page on Facebook? I have added over 120 photo albums and stories and would like to keep them organized so I don't ever put the ...
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What does the phone by itself mean?

You have the green thing which means they are online by computer. Then you have the phone with the number next to it saying how long they've been away. So if the phone is by itself does that mean that ...
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Facebook: how to share a single photo from an album without “linking” the whole album?

Each and every time you hit Share on a picture, the link Facebook creates will open not just the picture in the lightbox, but the whole album of the picture. How to prevent that to be able to share ...
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How can I get emailed birthday reminders from Facebook?

Several years back, Facebook used to send birthday reminders via email. They stopped doing it in favor of the "birthday ticker" on the home page. Problem with this is, you only see the ticker if you'...
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Can you send messages to Facebook users from external XMPP servers?

I don't have Facebook account, but I'd like to message some of their users. I did read someplace that Facebook Messenger is using XMPP, so it might be possible to send messages to their servers from ...
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Facebook electronic signature

How do I enter an electronic signature in a Facebook form that demands one before it will upload the form?
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How do I circumvent Facebook's blocking of Pidgin?

I could connect to Facebook via Pidgin just fine until one night, when Facebook sent me a message about suspicious account access. I stupidly clicked "I don't recognize". Ever since, I get some "...
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How to download a Facebook cover photo in full resolution?

I got tagged in a picture, and would like to download it in full resolution (to print it because it is a nice picture of the whole soccer team). PROBLEM: The picture has been uploaded as a Cover ...
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How can I prevent my friends, especially Family, from getting suggested to other friends on facebook?

I'm seriously considering a situation where people on my friend-list wouldn't be suggested to anyone else on my friend-list(especially, someone with lower count) to "Add as a Friend" suggestion over ...
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How can I restore my “likes” tab?

On my Facebook page, I accidentally hid my “Likes” tab, so now neither I nor my friends can see my likes. Earlier, in my profile, when I clicked the More option, the option of seeing my likes ...
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Is it possible to hide all shares of posts that aren't from a person?

So my Facebook newsfeed seems to be littered with a lot of junk lately, and the majority of that seems to be this epidemic of people sharing posts and pictures from entities that as far as I can tell ...
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Facebook Suspicious Account Access from private IP space

I received a "Suspicious Account Access" notification from Facebook telling me that someone has logged into my account from a "computer, mobile device or other location you've never used before". When ...