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How can I move a Facebook album from my account to a page I created?

I uploaded some images to my account and they have been tagged and commented. I've decided to make a Facebook Page for the group and would like to move the albums from my account to that page without ...
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How would I turn of notification for a Facebook friend when using mobile web and/or Android app?

I want to turn off notification for updates of one specific Facebook friend using Facebook mobile web/app. How can I do that? We can have the Get Notifications from full version web. p.s. A quick ...
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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 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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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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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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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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Why was I temporarily blocked from Facebook for liking 5 statuses?

Yesterday I went to reply to a comment and was told I was temporarily blocked, I can't remember exactly what the message said but after regaining access to my account it told me my account may have ...
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Facebook timeline

I made the mistake of answering the query by Facebook about books I had read, and clicked that I had read certain books, when I don't in fact want that at all, because some of the books I had liked ...
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Facebook shortcut Alt + Del for archiving messages has stopped working

Some months ago, the shortcut Alt+Del for archiving messages on Facebook stopped working. From what I can see in this help file (the Norwegian version), the shortcut is currently supposed to be ...
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In Facebook's Facial Recognition Data, what are “Threshold” and “Example Count”

When you download your Facebook data, you get this photos/facedata.htm page: MyReal RealName Facial Recognition Data Threshold 1 3.2382398572935 Threshold 2 3.0234235928592 Threshold 3 ...
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How can I see the list of people who have been invited to like a page on Facebook?

I administer a Facebook page with two other people. All three have invited a bunch of different people. How can I see the list of all people who have been invited by us three to like the page?
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How can I upload photos to a specific fansite album via email?

One can send photos to a fan site via a specific Facebook email address. e.g. enix4dfsdapid@m.facebook.com These photos are uploaded to the news stream. Is it possible to send these photos to a ...
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How do you block someone on Facebook without their username?

So recently, somebody blocked me on Facebook. When I found this out, I got their profile ID. However, my friend checked if he had a username but he didn't. Normally, I know how to block someone if ...
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Can you have a Facebook entry in both English and Arabic with proper punctuation?

I have a Facebook page with posts both in English and in Arabic. We give preference to the Arabic language because we are in the Middle East. The problem is in the English portion where the ...
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How do I get my message icon back onto my Facebook account?

How do I remove the activity log icon from my Facebook page? It took the place of my message icon and now I can't message anyone from my account!
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Facebook's expansion of links in comments on Pages not deterministic?

When adding comments that contain embedded URL links to posts on Pages, it seems that Facebook sometimes expands these links (i.e., displays an associated Preview of the link), and sometimes does not. ...
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Is there a way to edit the username under five characters on Facebook?

For example, look at this image below : This user has a username of just two characters: mf. Are there any tricks involved for achieving this?
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Facebook Page is frozen

Curious if anyone has experienced this. I manage a bunch of pages. One of the pages suddenly stopped being responsive. Here is what I have discovered: The page is working fine for visitors. If I'm ...
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How to delete my facebook notes?

I really want to delete all my Facebook notes, but when I go to https://www.facebook.com/[ME]?sk=notes I see 2.806 notes at the top but the screen is blanco. In what way can I delete all my ...
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How can I invite the users who liked my company Facebook page to an event?

We have a company page of over 800 likes and we have events set up but I can't work out how to invite the 8000 people who have liked our page to this event.. how do I do this?
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What is the algorithm Facebook comments use for “social” ordering

There are three types of orderings that a site that implements Facebook comments can use: What are the different types of ordering for comments? social aka "Social Relevance": The Comments ...
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How to prevent hiding “seen” property on my Facebook messages

I know my friends are using some apps to hide the "seen" property Facebook uses in chat and not showing it unless they want to. I' m not looking for those programs to use but to undo. How to undo ...
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Facebook thinks this site may be unsafe but my website is safe

Whenever anybody clicks on a link that I've posted on any Facebook Page (including my page https://www.facebook.com/ompeespace) to my website (http://www.ompeespace.com) they get directed to a warning ...
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How to find if comment on facebook was written via Mobile device?

Some time ago under the comments written via mobile was a label 'via Mobile'. Now Facebook has removed that label. How can I find out if a comment was written via mobile now?
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Block event invites from a page on Facebook

I get invited to events of clubs all the time and those clubs have "pages" on Facebook (that I never liked) that cannot be blocked like those from individuals. Does anyone know how to block pages ...
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How to stop FB page likes from showing up in friends' news feeds?

There are some Facebook pages that I want to "like", but I don't want my Facebook friends to know that I liked them. Facebook seems to show all your page likes in your friends' news feeds, though. I ...
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Can't add a Hometown Location to profile because Facebook says it doesn't exist

I am trying to add the name of the village where I was born in the Hometown field (timeline page on Facebook) and the system doesn't recognize the name so I can't add it. I read something about ...
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How can I copy every contact I listed in block event invites to block app invites on Facebook?

On https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=blocking I would like to copy every contact I listed in block event invites to block app invites. Is there any way to do so at once?
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Changing group settings from secret to closed

I have trouble reverting group settings from secret to closed. One of the group admin reverted to secret from closed and since then, we have failed to revert back to closed. Kindly help as the same ...
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Differences in Facebook Page talks

I have created a Facebook Page (this) and run a short-term (few days) Facebook Pages Ads campaign for it. Once the campaign ended, I visited my own page and saw message below title says 70 likes · 33 ...
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How to manage a facebook page with multiple content creators and one editor that approves posts?

A non profit that I am a member of has a public Facebook page that we use to promote our organization. I would like to set it up in a way that would allow many of our members to create content to be ...
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What is the character limit for a comment on Facebook?

What is the character limit for a Facebook comment? Example - Status from Bob: I got that new job! John wants to post a comment with six million characters congratulating Bob, however the character ...
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Removing past location history from Facebook

I've recently discovered that when I send a message on my phone it will send my location along with it, I have disabled that on my mobile phone, but the previous messages still contain my location ...
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Sharing links on timeline

How do I stop people from sharing links on my timeline (but still allow them to post to my timeline? When I try to share a link on someone else's timeline, it says that they do not allow it. I would ...
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Is it possible to show the like button on my page without the “You and [n] others like this”

As this question is not about the facebook app development, but just how to properly customize the like button I hope this question is in good hands at this place. The button can be customized using ...
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Interactions with deleted users on Facebook

I'm wondering whether you get notified on interactions with items relating to you if you can't see the item anymore on that user's profile on Facebook. My specific case is that I posted a message on ...
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Facebook's new design for messenger and privacy settings

Today I noticed that facebook shows my device when I'm online (mobile or web). This is against the privacy that I want. I don't want anybody know that whether I'm using mobile or web. I saw this ...
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How do I format text from Reddit on IFTTT?

Is there any way I could remove some words from the Reddit posts when trying to use IFTTT to post to Facebook? As of now, I am trying to trigger the recipe for any new topics in a subreddit and then ...
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Facebook: How things from my friends are selected to appear in my news feed

I want more insight into how Facebook decides what to show in my news feed. For instance, for one of my friends, I cannot see in my news feed (NOTE: the "Show in news feed" option is indeed enabled ...
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How do I see my Facebook Friends' Public Interest Lists?

Facebook allows subscribers to create "Interest List" pages and share their existence on the Timeline. How can I go to a Facebook Friend's page and discover all of their public interest lists?
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Member of admin group cannot access page

I admin a Facebook group for the admins on my page, but it won't let one of my admins get to the page. I've added her to the group and re-added her to the group, but nothing I do works. Everyone ...
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Acquaintances Showing up in Facebook Ticker

I'm the sort of person who doesn't like to unfriend people on Facebook unless I actually dislike them, so I have quite a few friends that post stuff I really don't care about. Naturally, when I ...
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Why are friends I never talk to in the top section of the chat list?

Sometimes I have friends showing in the top chat side bar that I never talk to, so I wonder why they are in the top of the chat side bar and not in the 'other friends' on chat. Could it be that ...
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How to find Facebook comments I made on website such as 9gag?

I've made tons of comments on 9gag.com and other websites. How do I find them or better yet, get notified when people like or reply to them? Similarly, how do I automatically follow all the ...
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Facebook - “Friends of friends” category appears in chat on some computers only

There is a "Friends of friends" category in my chat window, which suggests I can initiate a chat session with non-friends. However, the feature only appears when I'm accessing Facebook from certain ...
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How to hide pages I like from other users?

I like some pages and don't want some people see what pages i Like, i made some settings change but if someone search for "My name Favorite pages" he can see all my pages. Which setting i should set ...
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Can I link a facebook page by its ID even if it does not show up in the autocompletion?

Sometimes a page doesn't show up when trying to link it in a post using the @name or +name syntax. Is there any way to link it manually by its ID? If that's possible, is there a way to specify the ...
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How did Microsoft invite fans from a particular region to an event?

https://www.facebook.com/events/633819413306875/ It looks like Microsoft invited a bunch of fans of their page that are from Austin to an event and I want to know how they did that. This question ...
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How do I reorder photos in a shared album on Facebook?

I used to be able to just edit an album and drag photos about to reorder them. Now, whenever I click on a photo, it just wants to tag it rather than let me drag it. How can I reorder the photos in a ...