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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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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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Removing old facebook account that is no longer used

My problem is that I have an account I last used two years ago. I opened another one. I no longer have the phone number and I have long forgotten the password & email, but I want it deleted ...
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How to block a conversation on Facebook

I would like to block a conversation I'm into on Facebook so none can add me back in there. I have some friends in the conversation so they add me back when I leave but I don't want them to do that. ...
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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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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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In Facebook, is it possible to delete multiple friends?

Title says it, pretty simple. I'm looking for a way to delete multiple friends. I created my Facebook account years ago, when I was still in high school, and it was a thing to basically add everybody ...
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Unresponsive Facebook News Feed

I've been having problems for the last 2-3 weeks when visiting my Facebook News Feed in Chrome. The page never completely loads and makes Chrome unresponsive until I get the "Kill page" dialog. ...
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How can send message on Facebook inbox if marked as spam

Is there any way to send message to a inbox of a friend who marked me as spam on Facebook?
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Is it possible to create a Facebook friend list from a Graph Search query?

For instance, create a list of friends that speak a certain language. Or friends that have been to a specific place or like a page, live in a particular city.
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Links posted to Facebook page with Twitter not previewing correctly

I have my Twitter account connected to my Facebook page. When a tweet is posted to Facebook, that also contains my website’s URL, Facebook picks a random image from my home page, and crops it badly. ...
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Sharing Video on Facebook

If I post a video to my profile on Facebook and make it only visible to a custom list, can those members then re-post the video and share it with whoever they wish?
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Recovering an old account after starting a new one with the same email address

I started a Facebook account for my mom on my dad's computer. After I showed her how it functioned we logged her out. Later, my dad went to log into his Facebook and he couldn't because he thought it ...
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Facebook Nearby Friends location update issue

when i go to nearby friend it show hoe many miles they are from me and the amount of time since that update took place. often time it is a few minutes sometime it is just now. fro a few of my friends ...
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Customize Facebook Newsfeed Message When Someone Likes Facebook Page

Does anyone know if it is possible to customize the message that populates in newsfeeds when someone Likes my company's Facebook Page? We are beginning a charity gig on our Facebook Page next year, ...
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Why doesn't an entry appear in my timeline when my friend tagged me in his post?

He wrote a long article and tagged a lot of people, some of whom are not my friends. It is a public post. I opened the page of someone that is tagged in the same post and I could see the entry for it ...
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Getting trending topic Facebook Graph API

I am trying to get the trending topic from facebook using Graph API. But if I use this "/trends?country=US" it shows error with this message : "Application does not have the capability to make this ...
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Facebook, move photos to a group

I already have some photos posted, quite a lot. As my group of 'friends' has grown I only have created a group for close friends and family. I now want to only show this group some of the photos - so ...
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Crawling my newsfeed on Facebook

I am currently looking for a new place in my city. To this end, I would like to search my Facebook newsfeed, to see if any of my friends are mentioning something about an apartment or studio in their ...
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How can I retroactively tag friends in a post on Facebook?

I posted a status update on Facebook and tagged a few friends in it, but I forgot one, and another only accepted my friend request after I had already posted the status update. How can I now ...
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How can real time comments be turned on?

A few months ago comments were loading automatically, now I have to refresh to see new ones. How do I turn auto-load back on?
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Facebook posted by disabled

I have Facebook Fan page. There are 5 editors on this page who post news on it and I am the Admin. I noticed today that the latest post does not show "posted by" and I don't know who are posted ...
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What factors affect the visibility of personal Facebook posts to friends?

What are all the factors that affect the number of one's friends who see one's personal Facebook posts (i.e. posts as a person, not as a page)? Examples that I know if include whether friends have ...
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Using the “use Facebook as” dropdown won't work

I know how to use the "use Facebook as" dropdown, but it only offers a list of five choices. I have at least a dozen pages, and it doesn't offer the other seven anywhere, nor does it have a scrollbar ...
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Some of my friends can't see my friends publications (restricted list?)

I remember that at some point I added a few friends to a "restricted list". Things seem to have changed now and I cannot seem to find a way to edit these settings. Whenever I post something, next to ...
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How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Hotmail/Outlook web email?

How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Outlook web email? I can see all my Facebook contacts in the pane to the left, but when I select Manage>Export only the actual Hotmail/Outlook ...
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Notifications only for comments on your Facebook Page, not Likes

This is the only checkbox option I have whether I'm posting as the Page or myself: "Send me a notification on Facebook when people post, like, comment on, or send [your page name] a message." Is ...
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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 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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187 views

How are Facebook-shared YouTube video stats recorded?

Instead of sharing YouTube videos by clicking share button in YouTube, there is the possibility that one may just copy & paste the YouTube link and post it as status (and this allows one to see ...
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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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Uploaded photos not showing on Timeline

I have some problems with some photos that I have uploaded on a Facebook Page. Although they upload correctly, they do not appear on my Page Timeline even if they have a date on them. This does not ...
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Is it possible to block, filter, or minimize Facebook chat “stickers”?

Facebook has recently made great strides in their effort to be the most evil web app of all time, by adding "stickers" to chat. The most annoying thing about these "stickers", is that they are so ...
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Invite Facebook friends to become my LinkedIn connections?

I am looking for a way to send LinkedIn connection requests to my Facebook friends. I do remember seeing some method year and half ago, which allowed such similar cross-connection, but I'm not able ...
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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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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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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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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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Auto Post from wall to page Timeline

I am trying to bring my fans all products posted from similar pages/groups when posted in one place (which is my business page), with the permissions of this page's owners of course. I need when a ...
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How do I delete posts to my Facebook Group that are links from another user's Facebook page?

I administer a Facebook that is mainly about members posting and commenting on photos. Most members go the group wall and post photos directly to the group gallery. If a post is inappropriate, as ...
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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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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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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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Feels like a stranger likes posts with my account on Facebook

Sometimes I find I liked posts that I never seen/read before. Feels like a stranger likes posts instead of me! My Facebook password is very secure and I'm sure no one has it but me. Do you have any ...
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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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Is 'liking' a web page on the actual page different than 'liking' FB post that shares a page?

If I 'like' a post that is a shared a web page within Facebook, is that in any way connected to the number of likes that are shown on the actual web page in the Facebook share button? Put otherwise: ...
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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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Facebook isn't showing the names of exact number of people who liked a specific post

I am talking about a post in a closed Facebook group. The post had about 1900 likes. When click on “1900 others” it showed a list of names. So for some reason the number of names were counted after ...
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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?