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How can you download all the data from a Facebook Group?

I have a private group in Facebook for a group of classmates. I know with the tools Facebook provides you are able to download your own data. However, I want to download all the status updates, ...
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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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Share Facebook insights for all my company without needing to setup individual accounts

We have a page at something like facebook.com/%companyname%/page_insights but only the users who were given explicit access at the company page’s admin panel can view it. And we all have ...
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How to set that people on one list will not be able to see posts on my timeline from people of a different list

Is there a way to set that people in a specific list will not be able to see posts that people from another list posted on my timeline? For instance, to set it so that my ex-boss will not be able to ...
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Nearby Friends looking at your location

When "seeing your precise location" pops up on Facebook Nearby Friends, does it mean that person you are sharing with is looking at it right at that moment? Can you tell when they look at your ...
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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 do I enable checkin for my page on Facebook?

I have a client who owns a small retail store and has a Facebook page. When someone at the location checks in to the place, it creates a new page. I click on "know the owner" and send out the invite ...
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How to change the order of albums in Facebook?

Has anyone figured out how to change the order of albums with new Facebook layout which was rolled out in 2013?
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How to get email notifications from ONLY 1 Facebook group

I have a Facebook account, but I don't really want to use Facebook. I only use Facebook for one group that only sends notifications through Facebook. How would one get email notifications only from ...
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Not able to see/download old pictures on Facebook messages

So basically I went back about 2 years into an old Facebook conversation and I found some photos that I wanted to view. But they didn't come up as normal photos. They had the file name e.g. ...
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Why I cannot make a bold text on my wall?

I am trying to post some bold text to Facebook (it's part of the app I am making). I read in numerous articles on the net that I can easily make a bold text by surrounding it with * symbols. However, ...
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Sort “Events Popular In Your Network” by date

In facebook, I like the Events Popular In Your Network page, but I want to see it in date order. Possible?
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How can I logout from Facebook when the UI fails to respond?

OS: Win 7 x64 Pro Browser: IE11 There're times when Facebook simply stops responding. The logout URL on Facebook apparently links to https://www.facebook.com/log.out#; I discovered this doing a ...
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How to show picture instead of link on Twitter from Facebook posts

I have connected my Twitter account with my Facebook account. And when I post something on Facebook it also get posted on Twitter. Status get posted on Twitter same as I post on Facebook but when I ...
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“Don't forget” event notification: how do they work?

I recently noticed that I received for some invitations, not all, a reminder notification saying "Don't Forget: X invited you to X event" on Facebook. I wanted to know how these work, what is the ...
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Make Facebook “mobile upload” photos be uploaded in high quality?

How do I make Facebook "Mobile Upload" photos upload them in high quality? I know how to make new albums accept high-quality photos, but not the "Mobile Upload" album that Facebook uploads to by ...
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How to share a Blogger post description when I share on Facebook

I just recently made my first blog on Blogger. When I share a post on Facebook, it just shows an image, the title and the blog URL. But I want to add a description as well. This happens when I share ...
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Sharing “Likes” with friends

If my son is tagged in a photo (who I am friends with) by one of his other Facebook friends that I am not a friend of and I like the photo, is there a way to get it to show up on my other Facebook ...
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IFTTT… sometimes forgets to Trigger

I'm testing RSS to Facebook. I made 3 different recipe, to see how they appear on a Facebook page. During one day, I saw that when I upgraded my RSS (sometimes), one or more of the 3 recipes didn't ...
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How can I reconnect to my friend whom I previously blocked?

I have block the one of my friend from my facebook profile, but now we want to reconnect again.... a strange truth of life. Perhaps, Facebook doesn't want that and me & my friend both are not ...
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How can I post a video to Facebook and let members of a group view it?

I have a video I filmed for a group that should ideally only be viewable to those people. How can I post a video to Facebook and let members of a group view it? If my friends can view it, that's ...
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Trying to set interests on campaign details to boost a post on facebook

I just started boosting posts on my facebook page. When I created the boost I set several interests to target efficiently my prospects. Nevertheless I think a bug happened and the interests were not ...
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Create link to a Facebook photo album starting with newest photos

We use frequently updated Facebook albums to sort images of multiple projects. We would like to create links to the new photos, but have only been able to link either a) to the entire album, starting ...
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Nearby Friends on Facebook not updating?

My main question is why some friends that show up on my Nearby Friends frequently have their locations updated but others show a timestamp of 1+ hours since it was last updated? I'm asking this ...
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Creating an Application on Facebook

In order to allow Facebook users to log in to our (Android) Mobile App - I need to create an App Id on Facebook. Ideally I do not want to use my personal Facebook account to create the App Id. I ...
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Unblock people not in the list of blocked people

I wanted to know how to unblock someone who I blocked few years back. The name is not showing in blocked people, and when I search for such a person, it says no results for this person although the ...
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Facebook Timeline: a post's share button versus a post's friends drop-down menu

In Facebook, when user JohnDoe views a post which has been added (by JohnDoe or by one of JohnDoes friends) on JoeDoe's Timeline, what is the point of JohnDoe's user interface displaying both: a ...
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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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Hide group activity from Facebook feed?

How do I make it so that the activities I do on a certain group (or all the groups if the former isn't plausible) hidden, in that, it doesn't show up on my friends' news feed? I don't own or run the ...
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Why my posts are not visible in mobile version of Facebook?

I just have created my personal Facebook account. I have a problem. When I publish the new post on the other fan page wall it is invisible in mobile version of Facebook (e.g Android or ios). ...
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Hide friends' page likes from newsfeed

I like seeing when my friends like a picture or video. However, I'm tired of seeing pages that they like. I could care less about that stuff. Is there a way to hide just the page likes?
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Facebook: Don't show comments from someone

There is someone who is not my facebook friend and I would like to be able to keep from seeing their comments. Is this possible?
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How can I find the most active time for a particular Facebook Group (best time to post)?

I want to post on a Facebook group when that group is most active. Is there anyway to get those sorts of stats for a particular Facebook Group?
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Is it still possible to delete all of my Facebook posts without closing my Facebook account?

I want to delete everything from my Facebook account (including, ideally, posts I've made on other people's walls) but keep the account open. It seems that there used to be some scripts that would do ...
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Printing private messages

How do I print a private message thread from Facebook? The answers I've seen pertain only to comment threads posted, not private messaging.
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How to import/view Facebook feed in diaspora*?

I am new to diaspora*, and my long-term goal is to dump Facebook. I have looked through the options on my pod (https://pod.geraspora.de/i/b24ae58b25be) and in various help files and wikis, but I ...
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How to get Facebook profile ID from saved image

I have a Facebook image on my PC that I saved a while ago and would like to find the author (person who posted it), link to profile or user ID. Is that possible? I tried the following but without ...
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Get iCal link for Facebook Page's events

I'm trying to get the iCal link for a Facebook Page's events. I can get one that is for my events, but there doesn't seem to be a way to get an iCal feed that covers all the page's events (regardless ...
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What is the “long description” field on a Facebook page? Is it publicly viewable? If so, where?

I help to manage a Facebook page. We've filled in the "short description" field, and it's visible on our Facebook page's About tab. We've also filled in the "long description" field, but I wasn't able ...
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Twitter to Facebook connection is not working

I'm trying to connect a Twitter account to a Facebook one. I have connected the Facebook account from App Settings in Twitter and Authorized Twitter Application. However, Tweets are not being posted ...
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How can I upload Facebook photos into Dropbox?

I want to store my all Facebook images in Dropbox without compressed of images.
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How to trigger Facebook photo verification?

I would like to trigger photo verification for my own account. It is said that Facebook gives you a bunch of photos to identify if you log in from an unknown or new location. I have already tried to ...
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Can I remove my friends' “likes” from my news feed when it is sorted by “most recent”?

"Viewing most recent stories" is my default news feed. Is it possible to make it stop showing my friends' "likes", either for specific people or for everybody? (Note that this variations of this ...
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Facebook Custom Post

I have a question about my wall post. I want to share this one post to this one friend, because I only want her to read it. Will her friends see that particular post?
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How to anonymously join public events?

How can I join an event without having my name listed? Below I can see everyone's name, almost all of which I don't know, except for Facebook User's. Names of attendees for event on public page that ...
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Facebook won't allow me to have my real name on my account

When I first opened my Facebook account I wasn't really sure if I would like being a Facebook user so I opened my account with my maiden name which was Carol Baker not thinking I would still be on 3 ...
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Can I limit what my friends can see of my Likes and Comments on the FB News Ticker?

I have set strict privacy settings on Facebook to "only me" on my Timeline, Friends List and page "Likes". Yet a friend of mine told me the other day they saw a number of my likes and comments ...
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How do I hide likes and posts from specific friends on my timeline?

How can I hide likes, posts, etc. from specific friends? Unfortunately I cannot unfriend them since some of them are my colleagues but I would really like to hide their posts, likes or activities.
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Similar posts shared in Facebook

My two friends, who are not friends with each other, shared the same cartoon. They appeared in sequence on my Home page. Is there a way to combine them and combine the likes and comments in one shared ...
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How to prevent friends adding me to their Facebook groups without my consent

A friend of mine on Facebook has added me to her Facebook group without my consent. I had to visit the group page and click on "Leave group" to leave it. I don't want my friends to add me to their ...