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Friends can't find me after reactivate account

I deactivated account in Thursday night, in the next morning, I reactivated account, but when I logged on facebook, the menu Find Friends on header bar is gone, otherwise, I tried posting a status, ...
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Why are private messages all over Facebook timelines?

Me and all my friends Facebook accounts this week seem to have a huge breach of privacy. Sidelined on everybody's timeline is a strip with year/month navigation. Clicking on a year jumps to the top of ...
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Search friends' posts on Facebook

When I use the FB search bar it always finds groups or pages, etc. I want to search stuff my friends have posted... for instance I remember last week someone posted or commented on a post about a ...
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Is it possible to extract comments from a Facebook page?

I wished to be able to pint my Facebook Comments plugin to my FB page instead of my website, I hoped that it was possible just by placing the FB page's URL in the plugin code, just as we do it for ...
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Allowing subscriptions on Facebook and pending friend requests

What happens to former friend requests when a person allows subscriptions to their Facebook profile? Do those people automatically become subscribers (provided that their requests are still pending)? ...
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Tell facebook to ignore event invite notifications from a friend

I keep getting facebook event invites from a friend. These are events I mostly don't bother about. I'd still want to view the event details and all, but I don't want to get notifications regarding it. ...
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How to edit Facebook about info display?

Can you rotate Facebook "about" info shown under your pic? At the moment it shows my job, school, and hometown under my profile picture. I would like to have it display my relationship status ...
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How can I manage the transition from personal account to professional page?

My wife has a personal page, which she uses mostly, but not exclusively, for her public persona as an author. She's been doing this for years, but it seems like now she needs a professional page. So ...
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How to manage Facebook pages for multiple languages?

Say I have a Facebook page about dogs. I share information and links about dogs, so the pagename is "Dogs". Say also, I share mainly information in Chinese, English and French. Say, some people do ...
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What is the maximum size of a comment to a post on Facebook?

How many characters can a comment to a post have on Facebook? Note that I'm not referring to a status update or a root post in a group but to the comments.
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Can you prevent Facebook apps from accessing your photo albums?

I have built a Facebook application that requests permissions to access your photos when you allow that application access to your data. In the majority of cases, I can then list the logged-in users ...
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Is it possible to edit posts in Facebook?

I know that now it is possible to edit comments. Is there a way to do the same with old posts?
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How do I remove Maps from Facebook?

The Maps feature on Facebook Timeline is nice, though recently I have established that I am location paranoid and wouldn't like people seeing all the places I have been to, so I want to disable and/or ...
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Sync Twitter tweets to my Facebook wall, but all in a single FB thread

I want to set it up so that all tweets from a single day get posted as replies to a single FB wall thread. So the first tweet of the day would start a new FB wall post, then all other tweets that day ...
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Posting messages in Facebook groups causes message to be seen by all friends

When I post something in one group, it actually not only visible to that group but also to all my friends in friends list. More or like posting myself in a wall. Please tell me what settings have to ...
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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 ...
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Change gender in Facebook

I created a Facebook account and during registration I must have checked the gender as "male". I realized this, when people told me they see messages like "Suggest friends to him". Is it possible to ...
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Friend list private but Facebook reveals it with “Do you know X,Y,Z” emails

My Facebook friends list is private, because there are some people I don't want to show I am friend with. A while ago I created a Bob account for testing purposes and added Bob as a friend. PROBLEM: ...
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Why is it when I changed my primary e-mail address on Facebook I didn't need to log back in on my phone?

I changed the e-mail address I use to log into Facebook but I didn't have to change it on my phone (until I logged out and logged back in). Does Facebook keep a record of past log in credentials?
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Allow comments but no posts on my Facebook timeline

I would like to allow people to comment on my posts on my timeline (since I post a lot of articles and things that I read, and enjoy discussing them), but I also want to prevent people from posting ...
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If I convert a personal account into a Facebook Page, what will happend to apps/pages I've created?

I'd need to convert my personal account to a Facebook Page because of the username and some limitations. What will happend to the Facebook Pages and Facebook Apps I've created using that personal ...
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Join a Facebook group secretly

I want to join a Facebook group defined as Closed group. The thing is, I don't want any of my friends to know about my membership in this group. For example, if I post a status in the group, my ...
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Convert friends to subscribers in Facebook

Is there a way to convert your Facebook friends to subscribers? I have read that some people did it, but I can't find any info about it.
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Send Gmail emails from Facebook address

Is it somehow possible to link Facebook address each username is given to Gmail? Obviously, there is the "Accounts, Send mail as" feature, but that used to return an error ... Final-Recipient: ...
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Will Facebook have information that I manually remove from the site?

Say that I like the page "A" on Facebook. Then, I dislike it. Does Facebook still do its magic as if I still liked the page? For example, if the page was about bicycles, is there a chance that ...
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Can I like photos of people who aren't my friends?

If I am not friends with a person on Facebook but can see their photos, can I "like" a photo?
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How to schedule a picture into an existing album on Facebook

I have a fan page with different photo albums. I’d like to add more pictures to each album by using the schedule feature of Facebook. How do I do this and make sure that the picture I schedule for a ...
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How does Facebook's “you are logging in from an unrecognized location” work?

On the same machine, if I log in using the Linux side it says I'm logging in from a new location. Why? Also, when I use Tor it says I'm logging in from a new location but that's expected because the ...
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How did Firefox on the Linux side of my computer know my Facebook name had changed?

I have Windows 7 and Mint Linux on my computer. I had changed the e-mail address I use to log into Facebook (and I did this on Windows). The next time I logged into Linux it had the updated e-mail ...
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How do I get a list of Restricted Friends?

I put some friends in my restricted list and I would like to get the list of my friends that are in my restricted list. How can I do this?
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Why can't I reply to Facebook wall posts by email?

As mentioned in this answer, it is supposed to be possible to respond to Facebook wall posts via email, by replying to the notification message. This used to work for me, but now suddenly doesn't. ...
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Why is Facebook suggesting friends with no connections to me?

Under the People You May Know section on the right side of the site, Facebook normally suggests people with a lot of mutual friends, helping me get connected with people that I probably know. However, ...
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Friends of a friend can see my post when my friend comments or likes, even if I am not my friend's friends

If I post something on Facebook and a friend comments on it or likes it, how is it that other people who are friends of the comment writers or likers, but not friends of mine, can see it? Surely this ...
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Removing the ability of friends to reply to a post

I want to change my Facebook page to a diary style that allows me to post updates, but does not allow any replies. I've seen pages that are like that, but cannot figure out how to do it to my page. ...
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How to stop friend requests from friends of friends

How can I stop friend requests from "friends of friends" when I don't have a clue who those people are? I have a Facebook account to keep up with people I know personally who have moved away, but I ...
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In a Facebook group on a post what does “seen by 3” mean?

I'm in a group and I posted something. Then, beneath my post it says "seen by 2" and when I click it, two users names are displayed.
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Message upon leaving a Facebook group

If I leave a Facebook group, does a notification appear in the group? (I'd like to leave a group, but don't want the other members to know)
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Can people on Facebook see photos in albums hidden from them on my mutual friend's timeline?

I have three questions: If I post something on my timeline that I specifically hide from person X, but in that post I have tagged persons Y and Z, both of whom are friends of mine AND friends of X, ...
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Expand all older posts on a Facebook group

I want to read the posts of a group, except I want to start from the beginning and the group has a lot of posts. I've used Better Facebook and several Greasemonkey scripts to no avail. What else can ...
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Logging into Facebook with the phone number

In Facebook, where you type your username, it says "E-mail or phone". Can you login to Facebook using your phone somehow? Would the password be the same as the e-mail?
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Facebook link the same as a tag?

I have shared a link in a secret facebook group. The link is a facebook page of someone. Does this person get a notification of the mention?
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Something's changed in my profile picures setting, and it seems as it can be seen by public - can't change it!

I have always had my pictures set to high privacy settings, but now I noticed that if I view it as "public" I can see my profile picture album. When I go to the album itself, is says "you can change ...
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Ignore one Facebook wall but receive notifications for a 2nd Facebook wall

For work, I've been added as admin for a company Facebook page. I don't want to get email alerts when someone posts to the company page wall, but I do want to get alerts when someone posts to my ...
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Which popular/high-profile web applications support two-factor authentication? [closed]

I'm aware that both Google and Facebook offer two-factor authentication, by sending an SMS to your phone under certain circumstances. What other popular or high-profile web applications support ...
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Facebook Album Thumbnails

I'm trying to make photos that work to the size of the Facebook album covers. I've found lots of info on the old photo size, but I can't find anything in the APIs or information sheets that lets me ...
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Unhide a individual story/post that was hidden by the reader and used to be on the Facebook news feed or the poster's page

I accidentally hid an individual post by someone else (or story as Facebook calls it) on the news feed. The post is now hidden everywhere, even on the page of the poster. The rest of the posts by the ...
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How not to show up in the “stalker feed” in Facebook?

There's this thing just above the box where you can select a friend to chat with in Facebook. I don't really know what its called so I just called it stalker feed (please also enlighten me what its ...
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Change Facebook photo album post date

How can you change dates on a photo album to be in the past on the timeline format? I know how to add a picture to the wall in a time, but I need to change albums.
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How can I view the links at the bottom of my Facebook feed?

Facebook has several links, like "About" at the bottom of the page. But when I try to scroll down to them, more posts load before I can read/click them. How can I view these links?
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Disable Facebook email notifications but keep them on the website

If I disable my notifications in the notification settings on Facebook, does that also disable the notifications on the website (little red numbers on top) or does it only disable the e-mail ...