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How can I upload my animated GIFs to Facebook (in 2015) [duplicate]

According to this Mashable article, Facebook only recently started supporting GIF support. From the article, here's how it works: "you need to paste a GIF file link into the "status update" screen" ...
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Anonymous Followers on Facebook

Is it possible to follow someone anonymously on Facebook? Sometimes I see their list of followers, but is that list complete? How is it possible to follow someone without appearing in the list of ...
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How do I make a test account on Facebook?

I want to see just some people's pages and test some features of Facebook. I tried to make a temporary account, but it needs my phone number or an image of my certification, but I don't want to ...
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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? For example, one friend has ...
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How to stop getting notifications on likes?

When people comment on my post/photo/link/whatever, it's nice to get a notification, because they say something and it might be interesting to read or perhaps reply to it. But when people like my ...
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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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When tagging unrecognized faces on Facebook, tag gets re-assigned to nearest recognized face

I'm tagging people on photos on Facebook, but some faces are not recognized. I click on the photo and tag the person, it seems to put the square around the right face and tag it, but when the tag is ...
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Enable Reply on Facebook posts

I see posts by some FB friends where the Reply link is enabled on comments made on the post to facilitate conversation threads. They haven't done anything special to enable this feature. This is a ...
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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 do you unlike a merged page on Facebook?

A year ago I liked page A.1 on Facebook. Today, I want to unlike it. However, A.1 has merged with A.2 and A.2 now loads when I try to visit A.1. I do not have A.2 liked (this is what displays on A.2 ...
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Why does Facebook show the time of seen, the same as the time of sending message?

I use Facebook on my computer. I have this problem when I send someone any message, and the message gets seen, the time of seen is the same as the time I sent it.
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Is it possible that I could see the mobile number of Facebook friends

Is it possible that I could see the mobile number of Facebook friends? I saw the following post, but I did not find it because Facebook has changed. How do I get the phone numbers of my Facebook ...
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Sending private messages to a list of Facebook pages

I have a list of Facebook Pages of Businesses that allow you to message them privately. Is there a way that gives me the possibility to send the same message to every Page in that list? I've tried ...
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Changing a Facebook group setting from “secret” to “closed”

How can I change the privacy setting of a Facebook group (500+ members) from secret to closed? I can't see any option to do so in Edit Group Settings.
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Restrict people and friends of friends from adding me as their friend

How can I restrict people, even friends of friends from adding me as their friend on Facebook?
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Video uploaded to Facebook defaults to HD on one profile, standard on another

I know that as a user I can change the "Settings" => "Videos" => "Video Default Quality" setting to "HD if available" to see HD videos. However, I have that currently set to "Default". What I am ...
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Facebook: How can I undo “hide all from <web site>”? (NOT hide all from person, page, group, or app.)

I used this option to hide all Facebook posts that link to a specific external web site: How can I undo this? Note that I hid all content from an external web site—not from a Facebook person, page, ...
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On Facebook does the user get notified when a non-friend comments on their post which they posted on their friend's wall?

If I post something on a friend's timeline, and a friend of theirs (but not a friend of mine) comments on that post, will I get a notification?
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I want to keep parts of Facebook & not others. Suggestions please

I have become disenchanted with facebook. People going there to rant & criticize is so very old. I would prefer to just be able to go there and read things from Smithsonian & women's health, ...
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Facebook's alternatives to liking

When I use Facebook I can see buttons: Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Are the alternatives to liking the same for everyone using Facebook (in every region, in every device)? "Confused" one day ...
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Find first Facebook message in a thread

Is there a way to search or arrive at the first Facebook message in a thread without scrolling back for hours?
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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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Friend request that now shows “cancel”

If I sent a friend request to someone and now in that box it says cancel, does that mean that person cancelled my request?
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What does the associative location of “friends” in the Facebook Friends tab indicate?

I have seen some very interesting patterns on the Facebook friends tab. It seems as though there is some sort of pattern in terms of date added or perhaps friends with similar social connections. Does ...
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What does it mean when no time specified beside the phone icon on Facebook chat?

If a friend on Facebook isn't online, in the contacts bar you can see a phone icon beside the last time he's been on Facebook. For example, if a contact's been online 16 minutes ago, I'll see beside ...
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Consequences of blocking Graph API Explorer on Facebook?

Recently, I've seen a surge in some of my Facebook friends robotically liking posts that are clearly spam. I block the pages, but the same spammy posts always show up again on new pages that I haven't ...
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Are some profiles on Facebook un-blockable?

Facebook habitually recommends some names totally out of the blue as "You may know". My stock response is to view that profile, and if it sets my spidey sense tingling - block. Recently I moved to ...
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Is there a Facebook email support? [duplicate]

I have a complicated account issue with Facebook and need to contact a human. I could not find any way to get out of the automated help system and actually tell them my story. Is there a way to write ...
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Facebook: How to hide 'Work and Education' from specific people?

In Facebook how to hide my "Work and Education" or "About You" details from specific people? Is there a way to hide from specific people?
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How do I go back to original post after a clicking photo comment?

When you click on a photo post on Facebook, it pops up the modal window. You can see the comments on the right. When people leave photo comments, and you click on them, how do you go back to the ...
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Can a user with added role of admin invite friends to that fan page?

I created a fan page, but I have 10 friends. My friend Mary (who also likes and follows my fan page) has 800 friends. Being the fan page creator, I understand that I can promote my fan page by ...
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Without programming, get Facebook access token to use graph.facebook.com/me/friends? [closed]

Without using any type of programming language, is it possible to retrieve an active access token so that I can get valid information using https://graph.facebook.com/me/friends? By entering ...
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Grant employees rights to manage a Facebook page without using their personal account

At some point in the past, the best way we were aware of to allow employees to manage a client's Facebook business page was that we could ask the employee to add their work email address to their ...
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Facebook unsafe URL error fix

I have a site and a Facebook page. When I share a new post on my page I get an error: You can't post this because it has a blocked link The content you're trying to share includes a link that ...
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Name changes to bold in messenger chat window

What does it mean when a name turn to bold in a chat window? Even though there is no conversation.
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Viewing/Removing Facebook Comments From Past

I've noticed something odd about Facebook comments. Let's say you have a friend, post a comment on their wall or reply to a comment they have made. You can see this comment in your activity log to ...
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Facebook emoticons

Someone sent me this message in Facebook: How did he make these emoticons?
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How can I repost a post after I mistakenly removed it?

How can I repost or get an post mistakenly removed?
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What is the back story or history behind Facebook's 'Putnam' smiley?

Please explain the reason for and back story to Facebook's hidden PUTNAM smiley (:putnam:). Here it is:
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Hide my friends activities on Facebook

On Facebook I very frequently see activities in my feed where my friend likes or comments on another person's post but that person isn't my friend. Can I hide such posts from my news feed?
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Is there a way to “clean” your facebook profile/timeline? [duplicate]

Does facebook have a function to "clean" the profile, meaning delete for example all posts (or all older than 5 years), but keep the friendlist? Something like "delete your profile", but only for ...
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Personal Facebook usage statistics

Is it possible to see personal Facebook usage statistics from facebook.com or some other web service? By statistics, I mean, for example, the total number of likes, posts, logins, etc. (maybe detailed ...
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Bulleted list with indentation in Facebook comments?

I'd like to have a bulleted list in a Facebook comment, with multiple levels of indentation: Something More about it Something else I don't care whether it uses actual bullets, or hyphens, or ...
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Facebook working app to manage friendlist [closed]

is there any frindlist manager for facebook. I need to manage some friend to hide my postures and about me.
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Edit Facebook Post to Add Pictures

I posted a status message on my Facebook page, but forgot to include a couple of pictures. Is it possible to edit the post that I made to add the additional pictures?
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How can I delete multiple Facebook Posts on my timeline?

I'm trying to clean my Facebook profile's Timeline, but I don't like the idea of going through them all posts and delete one by one. Is there any tool, option or something that I'm missing, that ...
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Facebook events in news feed

I can keep pictures that I have been tagged in from showing up in my own timeline and on other people's news feed by simply requiring that those tags get reviewed by me—and not approving them. How do ...
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Who can see posts and photos I've been tagged in on my timeline

Is it possible to allow in my timeline to be tagged in posts but to hide from my timeline every photo where I am tagged? In other words, is it possible to separate confidentiality parameters between ...
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Retrieve Facebook user id of all my friends?

I have a regular Facebook profile page with 800 friends. How can I get the Facebook user id of all 800 friends of mine? The reason for doing this is the following: I have a colleague that has a ...
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Facebook: List of recently added friends?

Is there a way to see what friends I recently added? It used to be possible using "Edit friends" but this part has changed it seems. "Became friends with" stories are set to not appear on my wall. ...