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'seen' message status on Facebook website and Messenger app

Some of the messages I have sent to Facebook friends are appearing with 'seen' stamp if I open the messages on facebook.com while they are unseen on the Messenger app. Which one is the right one? It ...
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How can I stop a person from posting my personal pics on a group and making rude comments about them?

I run a very nice file sharing group for crafts. The other day I made a lady mad at me and she has a group of her own. One of the admins for that group went to my personal page, took my pictures and ...
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How do I contact Facebook about a false report when I'm blocked?

So, apparently I posted a digitally created picture as a cover photo for humorous purposes, and somebody reported it and Facebook took it down for nudity and suspended my account for several days. ...
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“This phone number already exists on your account” error in Facebook

I broke my phone and relied on Facebook to contact my friends. Unfortunately, I forgot my password, reset it and was locked out for 24 hrs. During that time, I created another profile so I could ...
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Convert/transfer a timeline message into a birthday wish

Someone wanted to post a happy birthday message to her daughter but instead the message appears as a "story" in her daughter's timeline and not in her birthday wishes box together with birthday wishes ...
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2-step Authentication Facebook - Is it possible to disable SMS codes?

I have Facebook login approvals set up. Is there any way to stop Facebook from sending login codes via SMS? Preferably, I'd like to exclusively use my Google Authenticator app to receive login codes. ...
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Is it possible to create an open group for a Facebook Page?

This group should be an integrated part of the Facebook Page (cf. Page Events) and be represented as a tab in the tab menu. Does Facebook provide such a feature for Facebook pages?
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How to sync Facebook events in Google calendar, but only those I'm going

So, yeah, I'm able to add Facebook events to my Google calendar following this: https://www.facebook.com/help/152652248136178/ The only problem is that it adds every event I've been invited to. I ...
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How to harvest all posts from someone's timeline

I would like to build a list of all the music videos posted on someone's Facebook page. Is there an existing application or method for harvesting shared posts?
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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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How can I change the preview image when sharing a link on Facebook?

I would like to change the preview image that is shown when sharing a link on Facebook, e.g. on a timeline, in a chat or post. Figure 1: Screenshot of a shared link on Facebook Messenger.
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Export (.ical) only Attending or Maybe Attending events from Facebook

By default, Facebook exports Attending, (Maybe) Attending and also events that I haven't replied (RSVPed) to yet. This results in an event spam in my Google Calendar. Is there a way to get a ical ...
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Facebook Page Events - Invite fans?

I am an admin for a Facebook Page for a group I am part of. I have created an Event and would like to invite all "fans" of the Page to it. I can't see any way to do this though - I can only invite ...
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Respond to Facebook Event invites without using Facebook

Is it possible to reply to Facebook event invites without having to log into Facebook? Every time I log into Facebook, there is a chance that I will get distracted and waste time.
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Inviting group members to a Facebook event

I would like to create an event under a group, review it and some time later send invites to the group members. I recall having done this in the past but cannot see the option now. Thanks.
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How do I remove myself from an Event on Facebook when the “Attendees” are not displayed?

Facebook have removed the option to remove an Event whilst on the same page as the actual Invite. I did find the new information for removing an Event by going to the Event Declining and then going ...
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How to make Facebook page events visible to people who are not logged in.

I recently inherited a Facebook Page when I joined a band with my dad. (I guess I'm the most technically savvy amongst the group of aging rockers.) Anyway, I'm trying to make the events on the Events ...
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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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Filtering “Events Popular In Your Network” for a particular date

Is it possible to only show events from the Events Popular In Your Network list on Facebook that happen at a particular date?
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People tagging themselves in Facebook Events

I may be showing my age here, but I shared an event to a page I maintain and people have started tagging their own names like crazy on it. Do they think they are signing up for something? Do they not ...
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My Facebook Friends count is constantly changing

I tend to keep numbers in my head a lot, so if I see <X> friends today that's okay. But tomorrow or later tonight that number changes to <X-1> or <X+2>. This also happens a lot ...
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How can I retreive messages from Facebook Pages?

I want to automatically, once a day, retrieve all (or all new) messages from a Facebook Page where I have admin rights. I have investigated using Graph API, but in order to use this, I need to create ...
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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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Find Facebook posts liked by friendlist members

Can I search Facebook for posts that were liked only by members of a friends list that I created?
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Reached Limit of max number of people & Pages to See First. What is the limit & how to trim list?

What is the limit as the message did not say anything about that How to trim the list for the ones I want there to avoid message You've Reached the Limit You have picked the maximum number of ...
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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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Blocked Facebook user highlighted in yellow

When I block a user on Facebook and it highlights in yellow, what does it mean? I have never seen this before and the highlighting seems very unusual. Any suggestions?
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Can I limit what my friends can see of my Likes and Comments on the FB News Ticker?

I have set strict privacy settings on Facebook to "only me" on my Timeline, Friends List and page "Likes". Yet a friend of mine told me the other day they saw a number of my likes and comments ...
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Does Facebook use any other CDN apart from Akamai? Encountered fbcdn.net subdomain that does not belong to Akamai

I received a notice from my third-party firewall application (Little Snitch) that when I had Facebook open, my browser (Chrome 46.0.2490.80 on El Capitan 10.11.1) was attempting to connect to ...
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Search for sponsored ad campaigns that businesses are running on Facebook

How do you search for sponsored ad campaigns that businesses are running on Facebook? I would like to search other companies' sponsored campaigns.
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Someone registered me on Facebook and I am spammed with friends requests

I have no Facebook account. Without ever going on their site, I received an email similar to the following: You have almost completed the registration process. Confirm your account. You might ...
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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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How do I enable checkin for my page on Facebook?

I have a client who owns a small retail store and has a Facebook page. When someone at the location checks in to the place, it creates a new page. I click on "know the owner" and send out the invite ...
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Opening a Facebook friend's page from chat sidebar

Why can't I open a friend's Facebook page from the list of friends on my chat sidebar? I was able to do that until today.
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How can I enable all possible Facebook notifications to be received by email?

I would like to first enable all possible email notifications by Facebook (including all my Groups and Pages) to then subsequently and selectively turn those off that I don't want.
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How to show picture instead of link on Twitter from Facebook posts

I have connected my Twitter account with my Facebook account. And when I post something on Facebook it also get posted on Twitter. Status get posted on Twitter same as I post on Facebook but when I ...
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Facebook not showing photos on timeline

We have recently held an event and upload the photos to the event page. People can tag themselves in them but the photos are not showing up on the individual's timeline. The event and photos are both ...
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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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How can I recover my old Facebook account? [duplicate]

I had a Facebook account, but I forgot my password. When I created a new account using the same mobile number, I could no longer recover my old Facebook account. I don't have an email account. I ...
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If someone denies my friend request, will it be deleted from my activity log?

Thought I sent a friend request to someone but it is not in my activity log. I don’t want to send a second friend request if my first one is declined.
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Delay a wall post on Facebook

How can I schedule an update to be posted to my Facebook wall, at a certain time in the future? I presume there is no official feature for doing this, but it seems like it should be possible with an ...
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Direct link to create a Facebook event?

Is there a direct link to bookmark that creates a new Facebook event? The following button is associated with the URL https://www.facebook.com/events/upcoming# and thus does not directly link to ...
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bbcode in Facebook posts?

Is there any way to use bbcode in Facebook? Like the [s] tag for strikethrough . Or simple HTML link. I saw few pages using links and strikethroughs so I wonder how do they use these features?
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Facebook friend request moved to other account automatically

I have a personal Facebook page which is full and I have a public figure page that I would like the friend request to move to that page. Is there a way to automatically do that or place a message that ...
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How to remove Facebook page likes

I manage a Facebook page that had 150k likes. It was hacked. Then sold. Then Facebook gave the page back but it had doubled the amount of likes to 300k. Half my likes are fake, which makes the page ...
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Does one get a Facebook notification when someone edited their comment to your post?

I've seen differing reports on this question and would like to get to the bottom of it. While some say (including myself, having tested it with my two Facebook accounts) that no notifications are sent ...
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Trello notifications in Facebook

Is there a way to integrate Trello (or a Trello-like app) with Facebook so that users get notifications when there's new activity? Maybe even use the app directly in Facebook? If not, is such an app ...
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“Add friend” has appeared on Facebook after a long time without it. Why?

I sent a friend request on Facebook about a year ago that was denied and the Add Friend Button no longer showed next to their name. Recently the Add Friend option appeared again next to their name. ...
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Hidden Facebook Birthdays

I used to be able to see my friends' birthdays on one of the side panels on the Facebook homepage, but now it's gone and I can't find a setting to bring it back. Is there such a setting? And if yes, ...
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I can't sign into my Facebook account [duplicate]

I'm having problems signing into my account. I know my user name but not my password and I can't recover it because I don't have the phone number that's on the account. What can I do about this?