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What is the proper setting so when my birthday comes, my friends will get a notification?

Facebook notifies friends when they have a birthday. For example, one of my friends had a birthday today and I got a notification that said Today is <<name's>> birthday. How do I set it up ...
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Sign up to Messenger with just a phone number already used on a deactivated Facebook account - will the account be reactivated?

Facebook has recently started allowing sign ups for Messenger with only a phone number instead of a full Facebook account. So: If I sign up to Messenger with only a phone number And I have ...
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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 ...
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In news feed “person X replied to a comment”—how do I see this comment?

Often, in my news feed I'll be greeted by something like this: So I'm curious as to what my friend wrote. However, I don't want to scroll through 100s of comments, clicking on each one to try and ...
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Disallow people to search you by phone number on Facebook

On Facebook, people can find you by searching the phone number you have linked to your account. (Try it now.) I’ve gone to Profile → About → edit your contact and basic info and it shows that the ...
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Getting event decline notifications on Facebook

I made the mistake of inviting friends to an event in the community and now every time someone responds with decline or maybe, I'm getting notified! I really don't care who accepts. I did not create ...
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Remove credit card details from Facebook

I helped my brother to promote his page on Facebook by paying a small amount with my credit card details. Without any notification or alert, Facebook stored my credit card details. Which I don't ...
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Change my Facebook Page's username/link more than once [duplicate]

How can I change my Facebook Page's username/link more than one time?
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Why can't I use my domain name as Facebook web address?

I'm trying to set up a Facebook page for my website, let's call it mywebsite.com. I'm trying to use my domain name as web address: Choose a unique Facebook web address to make it easier for ...
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How discoverable is a phone-number-only Messenger user by full Facebook users (and vice versa)?

Facebook's new Messenger app now lets you sign up with only a phone number, sidestepping the need for a full Facebook account. The docs are a bit sparse for those who want to be informed before ...
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Does Facebook remove geotag information from uploaded photos?

I am curious about whether Facebook will remove geotags from uploaded photos automatically? Or is it the responsibility of the user to ensure this information isn't in the photos that they upload? ...
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How do I find the hacker of my friend's account?

Someone hacked my friend's Facebook account and sent me messages which were indecent from his account. He also commented stuff which were highly indecent on my pictures. How do I find out who hacked ...
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Inviting people not on Facebook to a Facebook event?

I am pretty sure it used to be possible to invite people who didn't have a Facebook account to a Facebook event, by email. However, I can no longer find a way to do this; the "Invite" link on a ...
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Facebook no longer shows wedding and engagement notifications?

Facebook used to announce when our friends got engaged or married, and the messages appeared in the same areas as the birthday notifications. However, they seem to have disappeared some time ago; ...
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How to find a Facebook user

I can’t find a specific Facebook user (I searched his name) but if I log in with another Facebook account I can find this user.
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Is a Reddit-like self-maintenance possible for a Facebook group?

When a group grows too big maintenance of quality content becomes a serious issue. It can be solved by man-power, but since we are programmers and the sole purpose of our existence is to replace that ...
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How to view a cached Facebook page

I need to save a topic on Facebook. The page contains a very offensive topic, which the author has deleted, when he realized he could be prosecuted. I tried: to save the tab, but I can't save it. ...
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What is Socialcam and how do I disable it?

More and more frequently, I am seeing posts tagged "Socialcam" pop up on my Facebook feed. When I click these links (which often feature gaping shark jaws, large snakes, ambiguous ladyskin, or other ...
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When I make any comments or post status in Facebook group, my other friends who are not the member of that groups also notified

Whenever I make any comments in a Facebook group or do any activity in a particular group, all my friends get notifications for that update, even if they are not part of that group. How can I stop my ...
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In Facebook, how can I remove a tag of a friend in my photo?

I accidentally tagged the wrong person in one of my photos that I posted. How can I go into the post and remove that person from being tagged?
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In Facebook, is there any way to update an existing photo post?

I uploaded a picture and posted it on my wall but I realized that I uploaded the wrong copy of the picture. Is there anyway I can "update" the picture in that post without actually have it show up as ...
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Don't want to see whether contacts are 'active now' in messenger

Is there a way to turn this off? I don't want to see whether my contacts are 'active now.'
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Facebook login from untrusted device - nothing happens

I have only one trusted device - an Android phone. I tried to login to Facebook using different user agents and proxies but nothing happened. What is the purpose of a trusted device? Why am I able to ...
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Who can see Facebook tags before I have approved them?

I was recently tagged in a Facebook status update, and thankfully I have my "tagging review" enabled. So essentially, my question is, if I was tagged in something, and I haven't approved it yet, ...
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Add a new album to Facebook, along with an update/description

Does anyone know the correct way to create a new album, add photos and post, all at the same time and have a status update that describes this album? It can be done with several photos added as a ...
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Facebook Advanced Search Page

Twitter has two search pages https://twitter.com/#!/search-home https://twitter.com/#!/search-advanced Does Facebook allow advanced search operators when using their engine? For example "This ...
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Where would I look at if I want to know all comment activities of my facebook friends?

I see what my friends comment/like something here in the #1 box as below snapshoot. But I cannot see it my my list (some friends are added into list) Some of their comments (on other photos) are ...
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Undelete comment on a Facebook Page

The new Facebook Page Manager app (in combination with my less than stellar thumb accuracy) has had me inadvertently deleting comments (when I've been trying to like them) left and right. Is there any ...
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How to copy comment with tagged name in Facebook?

I have posted a long comment with lots of my Facebook friends tagged within the text. Now I want to copy the same comment onto another post - the pasted content removed all of the tags I made. How ...
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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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What is the exact syntax for linking to an fbid on Facebook?

Until recently, it was possible to link to pretty much anything which has a Facebook ID using syntax like this in status updates, comments, chat messages and probably elsewhere: ...
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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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How do I find common attendees in two Facebook events?

If given two public Facebook events, is it possible to find common event attendees?
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How can I delete Facebook messages sent to other users?

How can I delete Facebook messages I've sent to other Facebook users from their inbox? I have had a conversation with my friend but now I want to delete my messages from that conversation. Can I have ...
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How to make my Facebook profile picture private for non-friends?

I've set my profile picture only available for Friends. However it's still visible for the public. Non-authenticated users can see the profile thumbnail and authenticated (non-friends) can still ...
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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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How to change Facebook password without sim? [duplicate]

I created my Facebook account using my phone number, with an Airtel sim. It was locked, how do I open it?
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If Joe likes my Facebook status update, will Joe's friends see my update?

The privacy settings of Facebook puzzles me. This is a thing I can't figure out: Scenario: I post a status update on Facebook, setting the privacy to "Friends". A friend of mine, let's call him ...
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How to hide “Joe Bloggs liked this.”-type posts on Facebook

Nowadays many of the Facebook posts I see are of this form: Somebody I. Know liked this. ____________________________________ A story about a little girl living in New York. Including photo. 1234567 ...
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YouTube video posting to wrong Facebook page

I have two Facebook pages. One is my personal page and another is my blog. All my videos are posting to my personal page. How can I change that to posting on my blog's Facebook page?
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Facebook news feed doesn`t load

I' trying to check my Facebook newsfeed but it doesn't load. I already checked for javascript enabled, updated Chrome version and Java update. I'm in Mac Yosemite. What else should I look to fix this? ...
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Can I disable others from receiving notifications every single time I post on FB?

Annoying family member has "Get Notifications" set on my profile. Is there a way to stop them from receiving notifications every time I post? Not talking about things not showing in news feed, or on ...
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How to use Adblock Plus with Facebook's onion site?

If you don't know already, you can use Adblock Plus scripts to modify how facebook.com works. And you can even do things to improve your privacy, such as disabling the "message seen" feature that ...
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Reusing a phone number in two (or more) Facebook accounts - Is it allowed?

I have two Facebook accounts for some personal reasons. I have my phone number registered to one of them. I want to register my phone number to also the other one for security reason, but I'm worried ...
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Facebook friend request not received

I send my cousin a friend request, but he says that he hasn't received it. I send it again a few weeks ago again and he says the same thing. Can you tell me what's happening?
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How do I find out who are my most active Facebook friends, over time?

I would like to know who are my most active Facebook friends, over time. That is, who among my friends submitted the most stuff (statuses, links, images, etc.) during some significant period of time ...
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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 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?