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How come I got a notification from “an acquaintance” on Facebook? [closed]

A couple of weeks ago I got a notification on change of relationship status of "an acquaintance" on Facebook. I was quite surprised. I don't know why Facebook notified me about this. Have some idea?
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Facebook Chat turned off can you people see your activity

If facebook chat is turned off, can people see your activity (what you are liking etc) in the right hand side?
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Hide “Trending” on Facebook

I just clicked on a "Trending" item displayed on the right-hand side in Facebook, and then wasted half an hour reading that article. How can I disable this new source of distractions? I'm using ...
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How can I turn on notifications on Facebook for messages only?

I would like to receive an email whenever I receive a message on Facebook, but I don't want any other email from Facebook. How shall I configure Facebook settings for that purpose?
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Will my old posts show on friend's timelines if I re-activate my Facebook account?

If I reactivate my Facebook account after leaving it deactivated for several months, will my posts from several months ago show up on everyone's timeline immediately after I reactivate?
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Notification of posts including your business place on Facebook

As per title, I'd like to know if there is a way to get proper notifications about posts that include my local business on facebook, more specifically I'd like to be notified when people tag my page ...
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What's the Reason I no Longer See Facebook Ads?

Tried on Firefox and Internet Explorer and yet, don't see ads that I used to see once. I see suggested interests, groups, friends, apps and all that but no advertisements. I have AdBlock disabled for ...
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How can I display my birth year in Facebook timeline?

My birth year is not seen on my Facebook profile in timeline, at upper right. How can do that ? I tried many things, added posts and changed their time to older time, my birthday time, but I couldn't ...
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How to archive all the posts from a Facebook Page?

So I'd like to mass-save/back up all the comments from a Facebook Page (including expanded tabs). How would I do this? I have a page that I manage whose comments I'd like to archive. But I'd also ...
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How to stop multiple notification/duplicate posts on my wall when posting in several groups

I have joined many groups related to my line of work. When I make a post on any of these groups, Facebook automatically publishes a copy of that post to my wall which says “gurung posted in some ...
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How do I hide my activities from my friend's news feed?

Assume I liked or wrote a comment on a post of Enrique's page. All my friends are able to see all posts which I liked or commented on News Feed. How do I hide my activities from my friend's news ...
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Scheduling Facebook Posts like TweetDeck?

Is there a free way to schedule posts from Facebook pages, the way that Tweetdeck does with Twitter? HootSuite isn't free as far as I know.
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Rearrange Projects under Work Experience on Facebook

I have a few Projects listed under my current place of work, as seen below: Is there a way to rearrange these (preferably by date, start or completion)? Or would I have to remove them all and add ...
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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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How can you remove a Facebook “Community” Page?

A while back, my friend put my name as the name of the university he attended on Facebook as a joke. Facebook automatically created a community page for the 'university' but he doesn't see a delete ...
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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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How do I retrieve an archived conversation?

How do I retrieve a conversation that got accidentally archived from Facebook?
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Life Events on the New Facebook layout

A part of the layout of Facebook has changed once more, this time, the About section: I want to know, how and/or where can I access a list of my life events, as it used to appear on the right hand ...
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Facebook Business Page: Unable to Access [duplicate]

My company's Facebook page (/pages--there are multiple ones) was created in 2012 and not updated or touched since (seems same goes with the others...created because they couldnt access the old ones, ...
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Facebook page duplicated by hacker

My Facebook page has been duplicated by a hacker. I deleted my own Facebook page thinking that would also delete the hackers as well, but it did not work; it only removed mine and left the hacker's ...
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How can I allow only admins to post to my Facebook groups?

I have a Facebook group and many of the members use the group to post adverts. I want to approve their posts before they shows publicly on the group. How can I make their post go through approval ...
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How can I see all the postings of all my Facebook friends?

I am quite restrictive on who I add on Facebook. Yet I am missing out quite a lot on what friends post on Facebook. It seems that recently Facebook is applying filters on what/who one sees on his/her ...
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my ex boyfriend took over my Facebook account [duplicate]

He knew my email address and password. He logged in and changed everything. I know his email address, however if I try to "I forgot my password" it will only send it to his phone or alternet email ...
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How to see, in the news feed, all the entrances posted in specific Facebook group

Facebook follows some kind of criteria to show some post and hide others. I'd like to force Facebook to show all the posts posted in a specific group I'm interested. How could I do it?
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Who is following me on Facebook

My information is showing that I have two followers but it only lists one. How can I find out who the other follower is?
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If I upload a picture on Facebook and customize it to, except .. Mary

If I upload a picture on Facebook and customize it to, except .. Mary. And Tom likes and comments on my picture, as Mary is a mutual friend can Mary and other limited friends see the picture?
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List Facebook users that I follow but that are not friends

How can I list the Facebook users that I follow, but they are not friends with me?
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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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Cancelling a Facebook event - will blocked users receive the notification?

I have an event I want to cancel, but I don't want some people (who I've now blocked) to be notified of this. It seems when you cancel/delete an event on Facebook (even if it has already occurred and ...
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Is there a way to view photos on Facebook without the sidebar?

Is there anyway we can turn of the sidebar to the right of every photo in Facebook?
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Is there a way to turn off “This user is new to Facebook. Suggest Friends for him or her”?

I am friending old friends from Bangladesh who now have iPhones. How do I turn off the feature that encourages me to suggest friends for that new user?
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Will my Facebook friends see if I comment on a Page?

Let's say I liked a business page on Facebook and commented on their status, will my friends see this on their news feed? I'd like to comment on some Facebook Pages I follow without letting my whole ...
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Is it better to register with Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc., or email? [closed]

I lot of websites these days (including this one) offer Facebook, Twitter, and/or Google login. Usually there's also an option to use old-style username/password credentials. I'm never sure which ...
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Disabling Facebook event notifications on mobile phone

There are 2 things that annoy me on Facebook: People asking me to play games. I have accepted there is no way to disable this. Fortunately this does not give a notification on the mobile phone. ...
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Sort facebook friends by gender

Is there a way to find friends who are only male or female in my friend list or in my friend's friend list? Because i see only All Friends,Mutual Friends,Recently Added,People You May Know,Followers ...
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Why is nl.wikipedia.org referred to as Carribean Stud Poker on Facebook?

In my newsfeed I saw someone posting this Wikipedia article. When I clicked on the arrow on the post for the dropdown menu I saw the following: Why is the author of this Wikipedia post identified ...
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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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Making my Facebook page un-interactive to fans until they Like the Page

I want to do a contest on Facebook, and the qualifier will need the contestant to Like the page before he can participate. As it stands, I am unable to do that, because even those who haven't liked a ...
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Restricted and other lists

I have a question about the restriction lists and acquaintance lists. I recently posted a photo publicly and friends liked and commented. But one of my friends sent me a text about it that kind of ...
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How to make Facebook likes private?

I know there's a way to hide what I like from my newsfeed and hide my activity log, but to illustrate my question... Say I am friends with Joe and Nancy but they're not mutual friends. If I like ...
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How to see who has recently viewed your Facebook profile? [duplicate]

I've heard a few people say they can see who has viewed their Facebook profile, but I don't want to use any of the Facebook apps that look at personal information or might post to my timeline, I also ...
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2-step Authentication Facebook

I tried the 2-step authentication with Android's Authenticator app. It worked well, but then I removed the Facebook account from the Authenticator app and now I can't set it up again. Every time I try ...
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In Facebook, how to restrict my own posts in a group only visible to the group members?

In Facebook, how can I restrict my own posts in a group to only be visible to the group members? In other words, I don't like the posts that are only relevant to the members of that group being ...
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Show only posts of my friends on Facebook

I've liked many pages on Facebook and now my news feed is dominated by their posts. I like going through it, but sometimes I just want to see friends' posts. Is there a way to filter all posts except ...
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How do I examine all the activities of an admin on a Facebook page?

At work I have been asked to review all posts on a certain Facebook page. I would like a list of all photos and who posted them. Using insights data, I was able to export data and construct a list of ...
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Can Facebook block your comments for everyone except you?

A friend told me he posted a comment onto a Facebook page's status update today. I went to that Facebook page, and looked at all the comments on the status update, but I did not see his comment. He ...
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How to find out what somebody's email address is without being connected to Facebook

If you have no way of being able to connect to Facebook but there is someone you need to contact, is there any other way of finding out what their e-mail address is?
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Preventing the notifications to pop up after liking a photo

When I like a photo of my friend, how can I prevent it to be seen in the notifications panel on the right of the screen so that only my friend would know that I liked the photo?
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Can't post link to my sites on Facebook with preview, getting error?

I host a couple of blogs and when I try to post a link to Facebook, I get "There was a problem updating your status. Please try again in a few minutes." when a preview of the link has been made. If I ...
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Facebook business page with no real person profile

I want to make a business page but not related to my Facebook profile so if I make a profile with no real human name, will I have a problem? Is Facebook going to delete it?