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Twitter won't link to Facebook

I had previously linked my personal Twitter and Facebook accounts, then unlinked them. Now I am trying to link them again, and no matter what I do, I get the following message: "You're currently ...
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How to add XMPP (aka “jabber”) ID to personal profile?

The Facebook profile appears to provide options only for a restricted list of social links. How do I add a different one?
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What happens when I delete my Facebook

When I delete my Facebook do my likes stay on the things I like? For example on one of my friends pictures I liked will it say 10 likes but when I view the people only 9 people will be listed my name ...
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How to share my friend's shared post that was shared by another user/page/group?

When we see a post from our Facebook friend that shares another post from someone else on Facebook, we want to reshare it. My issue is that the share button will share the original post not my friend'...
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How long does Facebook take to verify a page?

I have this Facebook page I would very much like to be verified by Facebook (so I can get the little blue checkmark next to the name). I therefore filled the following form today. I then wonder how ...
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Contact a specific fan of my Facebook page

I have a Facebook competition set up and I need to contact a fan individually to let them know that they have won. I thought when I was using Facebook as my page I would be able to write on a fan's ...
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Link to a fan page from a Facebook profile page

How do I put a link to a fan page on my personal Facebook profile page?
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Does the admin of a public Facebook page know who hides another person's comment?

When a person does not like another person's comment on a public Facebook page, I suppose the best thing he/she can do is to hide that comment. But when he/she presses the hide link, will this ...
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How do I remove the little football icon that's appeared on Facebook?

On logging on to Facebook today I noticed this icon on the right of the "What's on you mind?" box: clicking it shows this: as (apparently) there is a football (soccer for those of you on the ...
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Send a Private Message on Facebook when name is not in available list

I want to send a private message on Facebook to someone who is my friend. However, when I select that option their name does not come up in the list of names to chose from. How can I send them a ...
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Facebook all comments on external websites

Hello is there any way to find all comments on external websites connected with Facebook account? Let's say I want to find all my facebook activity on external pages based on profile url? Is there any ...
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Why am I not seeing any new Facebook posts, even though my friends have been posting?

I haven't been seeing any Facebook posts for the last few days and I know my friends have been posting. What should I do?
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Post as Facebook Page a page preview without image preview

When I'm sharing an URL as "me", posting on in "Home" section, I can clearly see two "x" buttons -- first in top-right corner of an image and second one in top-right corner of page preview box (i.e. ...
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How did Facebook get the “people you may know” without my email address?

I created a Facebook account, and the email address was freshly created with that account. I have never sent any email from that email address and the only emails I have received has been welcoming ...
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Image appears next to my share at Facebook, though it shouldn't

My blog sends out as og:image an image 32x32 pixels, because theme used does not support featured images and there are no images in the shared article itself. Such small images are (should be) too ...
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How to un-do restricting website's access to Facebook?

I went to sign up for one of many, many web services (in this case "Honey") which supports logging in with Facebook. When I was prompted what Facebook information I'd like to allow access to, I ...
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Facebook thinks I am blocked from a group chat

I'm having an issue with my Facebook account. A few days ago, my friend was messing round and kicked me from the group chat that we and my other friends have. He's since added me back but I still can'...
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How can I make livestream to Facebook using twitch.tv?

Looks like I can make livestream using RTMP protocol: Now I would like to know is it possible make livestream to Facebook using twitch and this protocol somehow? And if it's possible, what's the ...
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How to tag friends via mobile web site, m.facebook.com?

On the Facebook website it is possible tag friends on your status update—just type @ followed by the first few letters of your friend’s name. The same holds good for any Facebook page you like. But ...
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Is there any way to add a blank line in the beginning of a Facebook comment?

Sometimes I'd like to have empty lines at the beginning of my comments on Facebook. However Facebook strips all the attempts I've made so far. Shift + Enter Alt + 32, then Enter Alt + 255, then ...
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How to make ifttt posts to Facebook look like the manually added?

I'm trying to post blog updates to a Facebook fan page and my ifttt.com task is set up like this: But the result is not the same as manually adding a link from Facebook itself. I've create a ...
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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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Facebook: Removing “&theatre” Mode

On Facebook, I've found that if you remove the &theatre from the URL when viewing a picture, it reverts back to the original way of viewing pictures. Is there any way I can make the removal ...
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Can't log out of Facebook

For two days, we have not been able to log out of our Facebook account. If we cannot log out the normal way, how can we do this?
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How to stack jobs in Facebook intro section?

Who out there knows how you stack the jobs you have/had in the intro section of your Facebook profile? Facebook keeps separating my jobs with an "and", and I'd rather have the jobs stacked in a column....
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Disable Facebook chat availablity (Active now, active just now, active x minutes ago)

How do i disable Facebook chat availability? My chat is offline and I am using Windows 7 with Firefox. When I login with my other account through my mobile Facebook and open a chat conversation I see ...
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Facebook targeted ad to target younger than 18

We have a free course which educates children between 14 and 16 how to learn and behave with disabled children and how to best help them. We plan to advertise it via Facebook targeted ads. But... We ...
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Find video content with Facebook Search - US only? How to enable this feature in Europe?

A coworker from USA told me about a new search feature in Facebook. You can find user's uploaded videos. I searched the internet for an announcement in blogs/press but was not lucky. I am in Europe ...
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How to do bold and italic formatting in Facebook Chat

A follow-up to Text formatting enhancements on Facebook, how does one create bold and italic formatting in Facebook chat? Is it possible to provide emphasis within messages? I think (maybe I'm going ...
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Is there a Facebook changelog?

Facebook makes major interface changes fairly frequently. I'm not adverse to change, but I'd like to know what's changing and why. Is there an public, up-to-date Facebook changelog?
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Restrict Facebook page notifications to posts that I created (I'm an Editor)

I've recently been made Editors of a couple of Facebook pages, and get notifications about everything. Is it possible to somehow change the settings so I only get notifications about posts that I have ...
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How to disable “Seen by” in Facebook chat

When two or more people chat together, Seen by appears when one of the participants views the last message. It is nice to know your message has been viewed, but it is also an invasion of privacy. ...
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How can I create a clickable link to my website in my Facebook profile?

I would like to offer a link to my website in my Facebook profile (not page). I understand that there is the option to add a link under the "Info" tab, but I would like the link to appear in or near ...
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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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Is it permissible to scrape Facebook through the Graph API?

Can I use the Graph API to scrape Facebook? And, if so what are the terms.
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Find Facebook user from picture

I have a picture of a friend however I've lost contact with them and can't find them by name. Is there a way to use this picture to find their Facebook profile?
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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 (...
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How can you check profiles you have visited, photos you have seen etc in your Facebook account?

I know a certain person has access to my Facebook account. What now came to my knowledge is that this person can somehow know even the profiles I have visited, and the photos I have looked at, and ...
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How can I move a Facebook album on my account to a page I created?

How can I move a Facebook album on my account to a page I created? I uploaded some images and they have been tagged and commented. I've decided to make a Facebook Page for the group and would like to ...
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How do I share individual tweets/retweets to Facebook?

I want to share some tweets and retweets to Facebook. The Facebook connect app in Twitter shares every tweet to my Facebook account. I want to be able to control which tweet/retweet gets posted to ...
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Facebook analytics - filter event count by event parameter

I've developed an iOS app. In my app I register events with parameters into Facebook Insights. I can read the number of people who completed the event, but do I filter the event count by a certain ...
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How to find out if a friend of mine is friend with a mutual friend of mine

The name of the friend of mine is A and I can see only the mutual friends that we have, not all his friends. The name of the person that I'm not friend with on Facebook but has 3 other mutual friends ...
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How do I check if my Facebook account is accessed from another computer at the same time?

I would like to know if it is possible to check if my Facebook account is logged in at the same time from two different computers?
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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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How can I change my birth date on Facebook?

I entered my birthday incorrectly and I don't know how to change it. Please show me the way, because everyone sees my profile and thinks I'm a little old.
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Is there a way to filter and see all the videos I shared on my Facebook profile?

I want to see only the videos I shared on my profile by filtering it. I thought it can be done in activity log, since you can search your posts, but a lot of videos I shared in groups and pages show ...
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Facebook: how to share a single photo from an album without “linking” the whole album?

Each and every time you hit Share on a picture, the link Facebook creates will open not just the picture in the lightbox, but the whole album of the picture. How to prevent that to be able to share ...
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How can I view my Facebook ad as others see it?

I am a new small business and did my first paid ad this morning. Is there a way to see like a screenshot of someone's Facebook page with my ad showing on it? I have no clue what it looks like when ...
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Is there a method to auto-post Wordpress posts to a Facebook page?

I have my blog posts set to go live at specific dates/times. I'd like to have these posts auto-post to Facebook when they go live. Is there a method to do this or an application or plugin that ...
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No caption of followers below my Facebook cover pic

I am not able to see the list of my followers and the caption of followers is also not present. What should I do to see my followers?