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Hide the persons, friends likes received on my photo, status, etc

Is there a way to hide/block to my friends/public the guys/girls/etc. Who liked my photo, status but the content to remain and not to be blocked?
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Can you make your Facebook statuses/posts “really public”?

I would like to make my Facebook posts "really public": indexable by Google, viewable without a Facebook account. Is it possible? If not, I may have finally found the killer feature of Twitter.
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See Facebook posts made on my behalf by apps

Is it possible to view all Facebook posts that have been made on my behalf by Facebook apps that I have authorized?
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Make profile picture a picture from an album without recreating it

I have a picture in an album that I would like to make my profile picture, but it won't let me unless I crop it, making a new version. I would like to take my photo from my album, without having to ...
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How to delete all friends in a facebook list?

There's a great tool to manipulate friends into list as raised here. Though we cannot quickly/batch delete all friends in a list. If you know how to do this, please share.
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Preventing new friends from seeing old Facebook posts

I'd like to add some new people as Facebook friends so that they can see baby pictures, but not the rest of my posts and other items. Going forward, this is easy, as I can just add them to ...
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How to set restriction list to hide everything including comments and activities?

If you put someone to restriction list, this user doesn't see your comments on your wall. That's one of the expected behaviors. But if you comment an entry in a page or write into the wall of a ...
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How to be notified by email

In the following two situations I need notifications by email: Message in Facebook: I was able to get email notifications earlier, but somehow I cannot anymore. What do I need to change? In my blog ...
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Finding an old incoming friend request on Facebook [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I see Facebook friend request message after accepting the request? I got a friend request from someone a month ago, approved it, and in the meantime, I forgot ...
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How to keep my friends (100%) private on Facebook

I'm considering setting up a Facebook account but have some concerns about privacy. Specifically, I don't want Facebook to provide the name of Friend A (say) to Friend B if I haven't agreed to this ...
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On Mobile devices where can Facebook Business Timeline Pages be administered from?

Facebook can be accessed on mobile devices via a web browser or via an app. In a desktop browser Administrators can login as FBTPs to post content and use the site as their the page. Can ...
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Is it possible to tag a Facebook Page in a photo and have them appear on the Page timeline?

When I post pictures to my personal account and tag a Facebook Page in them, they don't show up on the Page's timelime, only if you click through to see the Page's photos. All the Page settings are ...
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How to add a Apply For Job button with links and photos to Facebook Page

Our Facebook Page is to be used as a recruiting tool and we want to add an app that takes the user to a page with links to our website, similar to this: ...
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Cannot delete Profile pictures album from Facebook, only has a single picture inside

I can't delete a photo album from my Facebook profile. This album contains only one picture and the name of the album is Profile pictures. I tried several ways to delete it as I changed the viewing ...
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Facebook photo album thumbnail

Can I control that thumbnail on the photo album box in the timeline page of the profile? This box appears besides the "Friends" and "Likes" in a default profile schema.
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Game feeds not posting to Facebook timeline or news feed

Two weeks ago all game updates stopped showing on my Facebook news feed (home screen). I saw them sporadically on my timeline. Last week nothing was showing up. I contacted the game for support and ...
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Can I send a message to someone who's made a friend request?

Someone's made a friend request, but I'm suspicious about the request. The only public detail is her gender, and her name. Googling her name suggests that it's a Nigerian name, so I'm worried it may ...
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Facebook Timeline display bug

I'm getting a really weird display bug in Facebook Timeline, that renders the interface pretty much unusable. Screenshots One, two Questions Has anyone seen this precise bug? Generally, when ...
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How to disable Facebook account verification when I login from different country

As Facebook is blocked by Iranian government, we have to access it through VPNs and other proxy software (e.g. Tor) which their servers are scattered over the world. The problem is Facebook is ...
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Better way to search the Facebook activity log / timeline?

I'm trying to find a post I made on my timeline (aka wall) several months (or even years) ago, but can't find a way to search for it. I see there's a way to download my entire content, but that's very ...
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How to use Facebook cookie on other sites

Of late, I have been visiting some sites like Yelp. I noticed that even though I did not explicitly log into the site using "Facebook Login" button, it automatically logs in using that profile. (I ...
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Is there a way to disable Facebook's email address?

I logged into Facebook today to see this: I don't want a Facebook email address. I loathe the concept of receiving email via Facebook. I don't want people to even attempt to send me email through ...
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What happens to a Facebook account when it is reported as compromised?

According to Facebook, If you believe your account has been compromised by another person or a virus, please click the "My Account Is Compromised" button below. We'll help you log back into your ...
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Disapproving Tags on a Photo is not working.

Facebook Timeline is a nice feature, but i think there is a flaw in Timeline and Tagging feature. As I have on this feature and I can see here: Privacy Setting-->Timeline and Tagging Review ...
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Auto “Like” new posts from website (or RSS feed) on Facebook?

I run a multi-author Baseball website (powered by WordPress). The website is set up to automatically post all new blog posts to the website's Facebook page (Add link to Facebook plugin) and ...
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How do you prevent friending activity from showing up Facebook timeline? [closed]

I can't figure out how to do this, and the question isn't answered.
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On what basis Facebook Categorizes the online friends' list?

See this snapshot: Which friends' come under the "More Online Friends" List? Okay, now many of my friends are offline; why is it that some of them appear in the main list (as offline) while others ...
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How can I make my Facebook profile completely private?

How can I make my Facebook profile completely private? I don't want people to be able to see me.
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How to disable comments for my post in Facebook?

I don't want any comments to my post from my friends or anyone. Is this feature available in Facebook?
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Last Pass is neither auto-filling or auto-logging in for my Facebook account

These are the settings I have for my Facebook account in LastPass: When I visit Facebook.com, there is no auto-login or filling the username and password: What's wrong?
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Remove Facebook Page update notifications from bar

I am the admin of a Facebook Page. I am trying to remove the notifications I get every time someone likes the Page. I am not trying to change the email notifications. I do not receive any email ...
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Post from Facebook Games not showing on my feed

I have my wife as a friend on Facebook, She sends me game requests on Facebook but I do not receive them at all. We both have checked our settings thoroughly. All the other Friends and Family of ours' ...
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Share other Tweets on Facebook

I have a friend of mine that posts nice quotes on Twitter. His tweets are then automatically posted also on his Facebook account. Under his posts on Facebook I don't have a share option like for ...
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Has Facebook disabled Login Approvals?

I have recently discovered that login approvals on Facebook is no longer available: Compare this with @gravity's screenshot from this answer: Is there anything special that I'll have to ask my ...
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Why does Facebook Apps require disabling HTTPS

Facebook allows you to surf over a secure HTTPS connection, although sadly it does not enable this by default. Even when HTTPS is enabled, you encounter some annoying user experience when trying to ...
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Facebook “were here” counter dropped

Last month I merged my business Facebook page with the Facebook generated place page, obtaining the likes and the people number of check-ins. It was all fine until a week ago, when suddenly the "were ...
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How to contact Facebook and get IP of last unsuccessful login attempts

My account was recently unsuccessfully accessed, because I received the email about unsuccessful logins attempts and with the link to "go back to Facebook via clicking link". I am concerned who was ...
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How can someone share a Reddit link onto Facebook while preserving the original title, with as little friction as possible?

Say, you post a thread like http://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/t4d6d/how_do_you_share_a_reddit_link_onto_facebook/... Then it shows up like this:
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How to Disable Wall Posts on a Facebook Event?

I would like to disable wall posts on my Facebook events to prevent people who aren't invited to the event from posting or even viewing the event's wall. Is it possible to disable an event's wall ...
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If I delete a message sent to another Facebook user, will it also be deleted from their inbox?

If I delete a message I sent to another Facebook user, will it also be deleted from that other user's message inbox? The Facebook messaging system, as far as I can tell, doesn't have a "draft" and a ...
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Facebook accepts more than one password

With Facebook login, my password had a form of uppercase letters, lowercase letter and numbers. Not strong, but it did the job. For example hunTer2 Recently, I was told by an acquaintance that I ...
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YouTube videos embedded in Facebook are not playing when in HTTPS

All the YouTube videos embedded in Facebook do not play when in HTTPS. When I click play, the video just disappears and it leaves blank white space. While when not using a secure connection, ...
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How do I disable notifications in my personal profile for activity on pages I am an admin of?

I'm an admin of several pages on Facebook (for technical stuff like RSS imports, etc.), but neither do I contribute content nor do I care about their content. Still, as an admin, I get notifications ...
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Block requests from apps in Facebook

Some Facebook friends are playing games on Facebook such as Empires & Allies and Hidden Chronicals. I never tried those games or gave them permission to contact me, but I receive annoying daily ...
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Ignore specific friend published messages in Facebook News Feed

How to ignore my specific friend published messages in my News Feed on Facebook and at the same time I don't want to unfriend with him.
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Why does Facebook suggest friends that only appear in my Google Contacts?

Some time ago (yeah, I admit that was stupid), I granted Facebook to access my Gmail account to look for friends. While I'm pretty sure I revoked access at some point, Facebook still occasionally ...
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How do I move friends from one list to another on Facebook

To approach the functionality of Google+ circles, I'd like to move all friends from one Facebook list to another. For example, I'd like to move most of the people from my list for where I work (smart ...
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Facebook is not displaying any messages

This is how it looks currently: When I click on Messages, it dims out and then doesn't display anything. I have tried the following: Refreshed the page. Tried it in latest versions of Safari, ...
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Why do some of my Facebook friends on chat have a musical symbol by their names?

I have noticed that some of my friends have this musical symbol to the right of their names in the Facebook chat panel. What does it mean?
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What are my most-liked Facebook posts?

Is there a Facebook app that ranks all my Facebook posts (status updates, photos, links, etc.) by number of likes? How about one that ranks my friends by average number of likes on each friend's ...