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Forgot Facebook Email and Password

I have an old Facebook account that I created, uploaded a couple of photos and simply ignored (i.e. no friends added). Now, I can't remember the email address associated with the account and I don't ...
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How is a specific person disappearing off of my hide from list with my status updates on Facebook?

There are about 5 people that I don't want seeing 99% of my status updates. I clicked on the icon in my status box, chose custom, hide from and put the names in there. Then I went to privacy ...
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How to hide questions from timeline?

I don't want questions that I answer to appear on my timeline. And I'd prefer not to have to manually hide it every time I answer one. I remember there used to be a setting to automatically hide all ...
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How Can I Really Turn Off “Close Friends” Notifications?

Recently Facebook has begun notifying me of random things. It started when it would tell me about everybody's check-ins. That wasn't so bad, because it doesn't happen very often and I can appreciate ...
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Facebook list of 'Restricted' contacts?

Is it possible to get a list of Facebook contacts that are labelled as 'Restricted' in one's account?
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Transferring “likes” from Facebook to Google+, and vice versa

Is it possible to transfer "likes" from Facebook to Google+, or vice versa? In order to do this, I'd need a list of corresponding pages on both Facebook and Google+, so that if I "liked" the page ...
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Why can't I see some mutual Facebook friends?

I share mutual friends with a lot of people on Facebook, yet on some they don’t show up. It shows that we have 12 mutual friends, but I only see 4. How does that happen?
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How do I stop friends from getting notifications about what I do on Facebook? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Turn off close friend notification Friends and family are getting notifications when I post or like something on Facebook. How do I stop this?
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Will the friends of friends that I put in the 'Restricted' list, see items in my profile that I set to be viewable by my 'Friends of Friends'?

An attempt at illustrating this (where '->' means 'is/am friends with'): I -> a friend in my 'Restricted' list (hereby known as 'R1') -> R1's friend (hereby known as 'R2') Will R2 (assuming ...
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Facebook Advanced Search Page

Twitter has two search pages https://twitter.com/#!/search-home https://twitter.com/#!/search-advanced Does Facebook allow advanced search operators when using their engine? For example "This ...
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How to do bold and italic formatting in Facebook Chat

A follow-up to Text formatting enhancements on Facebook, how does one create bold and italic formatting in Facebook chat? Is it possible to provide emphasis within messages? I think (maybe I'm going ...
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Bulk delete Facebook posts

I need to remove a bunch of spam posts from my Facebook pages wall. The method described here won't work because the posts were coming from an RSS auto-posting app. I'm surprised there isn't an app ...
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Disable Facebook notifications for top stories?

In the last few days, I've started getting Facebook notifications both in the web app and on iOS for some status updates or photo uploads from friends. The notifications have a star icon and the URL ...
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Turn off close Facebook friend notification

Many people added me as a close friend and they receive updates about my activities on Facebook. I do not want to show them via notification what I post or what I like. How to turn these ...
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How to turn off Facebook on-site notifications from fanpages?

Is there any way to turn off those annoying on-site notifications (the ones under Earth icon on Facebook bar) from fanpages that I have created? I'm logged in with my private account and I don't want ...
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Facebook notifications from friends not in any lists

I've started getting notifications, just this week, from some of my friends when they update a status on Facebook. Everywhere I look, people say "these are your close friends, turn off the ...
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How can I make my Facebook profile name into stylish name? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Facebook Profile name with Fancy and Stylish Font How can I change my Facebook profile name with stylish color?
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How do I get 'pages' notifications into my own notification inbox?

Both Facebook and Google+ show me notifications in a little menu when someone mentions me or comments on my posts. This is useful. Both Facebook and in Google+ lets me create pages, and so I've ...
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Cannot access or open Facebook messages

I was up to sending a very long message, about 90,000 characters, to a friend, I tried several times but I got an error sending the message. Finally, I think part of my message was sent because I ...
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URL of a deleted page is not available

I have a created a page that I had given the wrong URL to, Facebook said I could not change this URL, and so I created a new page with the correct one. I have since discovered that you can change the ...
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Does Facebook block ifttt backup recipes?

I've started using this ifttt recipe to automatically backup all Facebook status updates / posts to Evernote (so I can finally make them searchable). However, it doesn't seem to do anything - no ...
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Can I setup an auto-response for all friend requests?

I accidentally created two Facebook accounts. I want to migrate to one account only, but continuously get friend requests on the account I don't want to use. If I could configure an auto-response ...
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May I sell digital content (e.g. photos, PDFs and videos) using Facebook Payments?

Is one permitted to sell digital goods using Facebook Payments? Looking at https://developers.facebook.com/policy/credits/ I understand: I am not permitted to sell tangible goods (any good that is ...
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Allow only certain people to post on my Facebook Timeline

Is it possible to allow only certain people or groups to post on my timeline? Or alternatively - can I disallow certain people or groups (like Acquaintances) to post on my timeline, but without the ...
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Facebook timeline and avatar alignment

Background At time of writing, Facebook's Timeline dimensions are as follows: However, Facebook prevents uploading images that are 160x160; the pictures must be uploaded at 180x180. Facebook then ...
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How to allow notifications from selected Facebook apps? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to whitelist applications from which posts are visible on my Facebook newsfeed? I like the notifications from apps I use like CityVille. But, I get ...
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How do I remove a friend from my Facebook news feed?

I don't want one of my friend's content to appear in my Facebook news feed. How do I remove it? I tried clicking the arrow button and "removing from feed" but it still shows in my feed daily! I even ...
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How do I get Facebook chat to show me online friends on top instead of a random list on top and online friends at the bottom?

Now, its showing me some offline friends on the top and making me scroll to see the remaining friends who are actually online!!!
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Is there a way to automatically post to a Facebook group?

I would like to be able to add blog posts to a Facebook group via a service like RSS Graphiti. I know this is possible for Facebook pages, but is this possible for Facebook groups?
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How do I search for old items I posted in my own Facebook timeline? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Better way to search the Facebook activity log / timeline? I was just trying to look up something on my own timeline (specifically, the last time I had jury duty). ...
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Facebook Business Accounts for managing/developing applications

As described at What is the difference between a business account and a personal account? Business accounts are designed for individuals who only want to use the site to administer Pages and their ...
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Add Administrators to a Facebook app if only Developer role is filled

Taken from off-topic question at http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8748388/how-to-add-administrators-to-an-app-if-only-developer-role-is-filled by anon user I am the designated developer for 11 ...
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How can I tag a page in a Facebook photo that isn't among the three pages found by the search?

If I want to tag a page in a photo (new way of adding a photo to a page's photo album), I type @ and then the page name, and a dropdown is shown with a list of candidates. What happens is that some ...
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How to share a photo album with people on restricted list on Facebook

How can I share photo album with friends from restricted list? When I go to New Album > Custom Privacy > Specific people or list... and manually add them in the text field, they still can't see the ...
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Is there a way to forward email from Facebook?

I found a lot of information about forwarding email from other accounts to Facebook. But I could not find anything about going the other way. I want to forward email from my @facebook address to ...
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Delete photos of a non-member in a Facebook group

Artists of Texas has resurrected a neglected group and have found about 30 photos of a non-member that no admin can delete. When clicked on, they take you to this person's Facebook account; when you ...
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Uploaded photos not showing on Timeline

I have some problems with some photos that I have uploaded on a Facebook Page. Although they upload correctly, they do not appear on my Page Timeline even if they have a date on them. This does not ...
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Facebook: How do you block someone's “shared” and “Likes” from your newsfeed?

I have friends who have a tendacy to ABUSE the share button. I don't want to see the stuff they share, but I want to see everything else? How can I do this? Or is this something I can't change? ...
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Facebook news feed is not showing most of my current liked pages updates and posts

I'm not getting updated posts from most--but not all- of my liked pages in my news-feed in Facebook like local news channels, Fox News, local library page, etc. This has happened more often in the ...
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Someone memorialized my Facebook profile but I'm still alive!

Apparently, it’s pretty easy to memorialize someone's Facebook profile. I am greeted with the following message after entering my valid and correct username and password: Account Inaccessible This ...
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How to block a Facebook page?

My feed is covered with "9gag content", and is there a way for me not to see it? I of course haven't liked the page, but my friends constantly like and share "their content", so it always ends up ...
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Tumblr items published from queue do not show in Facebook timeline - only those items published directly

I reported the following issue to Tumblr: I have setup Tumblr to post to Facebook as well. However, I have noticed that posts published from the queue do not appear in my Facebook timeline - ...
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Facebook status updates / calendar events

Is there a plugin (that I can use on my website) available that I can just plug in, and all of my page's updates stream through to the page I put it on? I've tried: ...
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Facebook - email accounts - Page and profile

I would like to request that notifications / messages posted to my Facebook business page are sent to my business email, not my personal one as set in my Facebook profile. Is this possible or do all ...
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Why my Facebook profile says I have 155 friends but I'm only seeing 150? I saw fake a friend but now can't see

Why my Facebook profile says I have 155 friends but I'm only seeing 150 when I ran this http://www.peacegig.com/facebook-apps/backup-friends/index.php?zip-request=true I saw unknown person list as ...
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Private photos I'm tagged in on Facebook are not visible to friends when sharing to Everyone

Someone tagged a photo of me on Facebook and there's some privacy settings on that photo where my friends don't see that photo on my profile. I tried to re-share this photo with privacy set to ...
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Person A is online and sends a message to person B; person B is offline but opens the message, is “seen” still displayed to person A?

Person A sends a message via chat or just normal private messaging on to person B.. Person B opens the message in there private message area, but is offline on facebook chat.. Questions Does ...
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Suppress notifications in top menu about new Likes for Facebook Page admin

I have admin rights on three Facebook pages for organizations. However, I really need to stop the many daily notifications appearing in my top menu pulldown telling me when this or that new user has ...
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Which app is used to detect friends group in fb?

Recently I approved friend request of a spammer by mistake ,after one hour I checked facebook again , i noticed that he posted spam all the groups where I am present. My question is is there any ...
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How do I delete my Facebook friends from the mobile interface?

How do I delete my Facebook friends from the mobile interface?. Before the timeline feature there was an "unfriend" button in their profile. However, now I can't find where is it located in timeline ...