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Why can't I see who I'm following

Recently I realised that I was following lots of people and decided to remove them all, so I went to my list of friends and un-followed them and then went to my list of likes and un-followed most of ...
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How can I block event invitations from a specific friends list?

I know how to block event invitations from a specific friend. Is there any way to do the same for a specific friends list in Facebook?
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How to disable birthday notifications

On Facebook, notifications have started showing up for birthdays: These notifications are a waste of time, they are redundant with the birthday notification zone that already shows up on the news ...
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Facebook Search algorithm and page views

I noticed that if I once a while browse through a Facebook page of a person, with whom I have no mutual interests/friends/2nd-tier-friends/region, Facebook Search ranks this person's page higher then ...
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Mobile Status Update Not Visible to Everyone on Facebook

My FB privacy setting allows everyone to see my status update. This works perfectly when I update my FB status using a computer. However, when the update is done via mobile device, it is only visible ...
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How can I view a friends profile as it is seen by my other friends who are not their friends?

I would like to find out what my friends profile looks like when someone who is not their friend but one of my friends looks at their profile. How is this done?
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How to make my Facebook ID with one word only?

My Facebook name is Raihan Khalil. But I want to make it just Raihan. I tried but can't do it. Facebook requires you to have a first and last name. I've seen some people on Facebook with just a single ...
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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 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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Facebook friends list, including disabled accounts, shows one less than friends count!

For a while now, Facebook has been showing deactivated accounts in one's friends list, which is nice. However, the total number of friends in my list, including disabled accounts, is one less than the ...
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Can I hide the birthdays of people I don't follow on Facebook?

I would like to hide the birthdays notifications on the right of people that are friends but I'm not following. Would be that possible? And if yes, how can I do it?
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Facebook account visible to friends even after deactivation

I deactivated(not deleted) my facebook account 2 days back thinking that my profile would not be available to rest of the world. But what I see here is that my friends can still visit my facebook ...
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How to prevent my post showing on the Newsfeed?

I posted an old video on my Facebook, but I don’t want others to know I posted it, so I hid it from my timeline. However, I found out that the post is still showing in the newsfeed. I just don’t want ...
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Direct link to Facebook Page's “post by others” (now renamed to “Posts to page”)

Before the last redesign of Facebook Pages I could use a link like https://www.facebook.com/pages/pagename/pageid?filter=2 to go directly to a view where I saw only the posts on the page by people ...
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Why is Facebook telling people my last login time when I turned off chat for them?

First of all, I have already seen this question, and my question is not a duplicate of that one. In that question, the OP said he turned off his Facebook chat and his friends still see a green dot ...
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Changing my font in Facebook while commenting on posts [closed]

I like to change my font style while I commenting on my friends post. I like to hear suggestion and methods to change the font & its font style (bold, italic). Is there any third party tool or ...
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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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“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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How do I recover the facebook account password?

I have forgotten my facebook account password and also I have no access to the number which I use to log-in to facebook account. On this page(see the image below) they are asking for a government ...
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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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How can I stop my Facebook notification from appearing on friend's wall

I am in a group on Facebook, where my friend has joined. I want to get notifications from the group about what I post there, but do not want my friends to get notified about it. I Google'd it and ...
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How to improve privacy from non-friends on Facebook?

I thought I was able to turn of the ability for non-friends to search me but apparently not. I'd prefer that only friends can view my profile (and if I wanted new ones I would add them). This doesn't ...
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How do I delete the suggested friends list on Facebook?

I have a common name and the suggested friends list is long and I don't know most of the people on it. Is there a way to delete this list so that it doesn't load at all?
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Finding an owner of a offensive Facebook page [duplicate]

I was wondering how to find the owner/administrator of a very offensive Facebook page. This page promotes violence and death towards dogs and dog owners and show disgusting pictures as well and ...
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Setting to turn off viewing of Facebook photos from those tagged as “Public”?

Currently, to someone that views my timeline as Public, they are able to see all my photos. I've been looking at my Account and Privacy settings, but no where is there a change that allows me to turn ...
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Keep Foursquare “Places” in Facebook without publishing checkins in the newsfeed

Is it possible to keep the "Places" map in Facebook but not have every check-in in Foursquare published in the news feed? I find the map with all the check-ins interesting but I don't want to nag ...
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Why can't my friend see a photo on my timeline that is supposed to viewable by friends of anyone tagged?

I was recently tagged in a photo. The person that took it is not my friend (a mutual friend of ours, who also appears in the photo, tagged me). I approved it to appear on my timeline. If I look at ...
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Is it possible to search for posts only from a particular Facebook page? [duplicate]

I was just wondering if it's possible to search for specific keywords in a Facebook wall of a certain page. I found this question but it is 3 1/2 years old now so I thought things might have changed. ...
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Make Facebook status updates visible to everyone (Public) except to a list of friends

Like most people, I use Facebook to keep up with old friends. However, I also use it - from my profile - to create publicity for my journalistic work for an interested audience, some of whom are also ...
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Is it possible to not save Facebook chat history?

I would like to not retain my Facebook chat history. Instead of deleting every chat, is there an option for this?
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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 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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Not receiving notifications when getting Likes on a comment on a page's post on Facebook

When I receive Likes on my comment that I posted on the post of a page, I don't receive notifications. Where can I change these settings?
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Why can't my Facebook friends see the “languages I know”?

On Facebook I decided to show off with the languages I know. Now, when I click on my "Profile" I can see "Knows French, English, German and 4 others" just under my name. Problem: My friends can NOT ...
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Facebook All-day events show up in Google Calendar a day early

I have, using the export feature in Facebook, imported the ical feed in Google Calendar for Events. This works as it should, except that events that have no hour defined, show up a day early in Google ...
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Facebook Group with a Restricted Friend

On Facebook, I've got my boss as a "Restricted Friend" so he isn't seeing my posts unless I make them public. Now, he's joined a Group that I manage. Will he be able to see posts I make to the group's ...
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Friends on Facebook can not see my posts

I have tried to upload photos on my timeline and none of my friends can see them. Why? Also, some of my friends are not showing on my friends list.
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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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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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Is there a way to re-enter a Facebook conversation you left?

I have left some conversations on Facebook and I was wondering if there is anyway you can rejoin it without someone else that is still in it re-adding you -- that or is there a way you can access the ...
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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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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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On a Facebook, how can I see future events someone is going to?

When looking at a friend's page on Facebook, I sometimes see "Going to <event>" at the top left (just below the profile picture), where <event> is an upcoming event which is public, but ...
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How long does it take for Facebook to verify my identification?

Yesterday it logged me off Facebook.. Asked me to confirm my identity. So I uploaded my ID (the only option they gave me).... So when will I get to access my account? And WHY did it happen to me?? ...
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Where can I find the the address to mypage@facebook.com?

What didn't work so far: Sending an e-mail to the exact page slug followed by @facebook.com Sending a message to an e-mail from the page. The option is not available. I'm looking for something ...
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Can I download copy of all discussions that I've taken a part in on Facebook?

I know it's possible to download a copy of my Facebook data, but many comments made on discussion threads are quite irrelevant without the proper context of the discussion. I'm wondering if there is ...
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How to post as Facebook page on other pages or profiles

I set the setting "Use Facebook as...." to my Facebook page. However, when I'm posting on other walls than on the pages wall, the post is made as my Facebook user. How can I post as Facebook page on ...
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How to avoid cropping Facebook profile picture and not lose its quality?

Every time I try to update my profile picture on Facebook, it asks me to crop it to a square. This happens both when trying to upload a new picture and when trying to use an existing picture from a ...
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Pinterest Pin It button and Facebook thumbnails don't work with uploaded images on WordPress blog. Why?

I have recently migrated from Blogger to WordPress, but am having issues with images. Both Pinterest and Facebook are not recognising my new images that I am uploading to WordPress, however they do ...
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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 ...