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How to remove yourself from an event on Facebook?

How do I remove an event from My Events? I can't find the old "Remove This Event" link anymore.
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Removing Friends information from Klout when account is unlinked

At some point, my Facebook account was enabled (was testing something) and well after that I decided to remove it. I would assume when one unlinks an account, all information that came with gets ...
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Can I see the list of people I've invited to Facebook?

A friend of mine relayed me a mail that said I invited him to Facebook, which I'm pretty sure I didn't do. Now, I'm worried that there are other people I've unexpectedly invited to join Facebook. Is ...
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I defriended several people and I don't want them subscribed to me anymore

I defriended several people on facebook recently. I noticed when I go to my friends list they are still there and subscribed to me. How do I unsubscribe them?
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Facebook notification: “XYZ downloaded a photo of you”

I am a bit surprised by this screenshot I have just found on the Internet: Is it fake? This discussion seems to imply that there is no such notification. Would be surprising but never know what ...
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How do I add apostrophe before name?

Notice many, many ZW users have an apostrophe (') before their name and I wish to have the same. When I go to Account settings and try to edit my name, enter password, ask for change, it comes up ...
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How to see my profile from a friends of friends perspective on Facebook?

I can see my profile from the perspective of a 1st level friend, but I would like to see how my profile looks for a specific friend of a friend, or even from a general "friends of friends" ...
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How can I rank my Facebook friends by their friend count?

How can I rank my Facebook friends by their friend count? I want to get a message out to a large variety of people and I'd like to see the top 10 friends of mine with the most friends.
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Stop receiving friend's status updates as notifications

I'm having problems with Facebook since the latest update (subscriptions, I think.) On the web application, I now receive status updates from certain friends as notifications. I don't need to see ...
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Facebook detects if you are logged in Gmail

Today I was playing with some web security, and there was a surprise when I decided to test the Forget the Password link on Facebook. I chose to send the password reset code to my Gmail address, and ...
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How do you filter your friends to find someone in your friend list?

I have listed all of my friends according to how I know them. I used to be able to find friends by clicking on that list - (High School Friends) (work) etc. Now I can not sort my friends when I want ...
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Facebook: how to post on someone else's page wall?

I've created a business page and a profile for myself, but when I post on someone else's community page wall the post is only visible to my friends. The posts are not visible if I log out either. I've ...
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How to enable the new Facebook Timeline?

I heard that developers (those who create Facebook applications) can get a preview of the new Facebook Timelime. How exactly does one enable this beta preview?
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How to update Google+ status via Twitter [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I connect Google+ with Twitter? How do I setup my Google+ status to update from Twitter? On the web there seems to be information on connecting social networks ...
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Hiding job title on blogs using Facebook comments

On Techcrunch or other blogs using Facebook comments, I noticed that your job title displays next to your post. Is there any way to limit the privacy settings so it only displays to friends versus ...
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How do I change the company country when signing up for Facebook Credits?

I want to update the country listed on my company using Facebook Credits, but can't find out where to do that. Where are the settings that I need to update or change for country location so that I ...
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How to create a “restricted” group in Facebook that is NOT public?

Is there any way to create a group of people who can't see any posts in my profile except for what I explicitly share with them, without being forced to make those posts public to the entire world?
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How do I view all shares of my posts?

On my Facebook page it tells me I have had 11 shares. There is a link to view all shares. I click on this link and I only see 2 shares. Why am I seeing only 2 out of 11 shares?
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How can a user re-join a secret Facebook group?

I created a secret group in Facebook where all of my friends can talk and chat about anything. If someone leaves the group and wants to join the group, what can they do? I am the admin of that group, ...
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Using a Facebook Page as a social plugin to get friend requests from website visitors

Can I use my personal Facebook Page as a social plugin on my website, in order to get friend requests from visitors of that website? I want to generate friend requests through the website, is there a ...
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How do I make a Facebook Page public?

I have a page that I administer and I want to make it public so I (or anyone) can go to facebook.com/MyBusinessNameIsAwesome And they will be able to see the page even if they're not logged in to ...
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Correct way to post a YouTube video on Facebook

I seem to remember posting links to YouTube videos and having Facebook show it as an embedded video. Recently, when I tried the same, it displayed the link without embedding the video. Is there a ...
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How can I search for friends who live in a particular place?

I'm going to be visiting a distant city in a few months, and want to start making plans with people I know there, some of whom I don't keep in touch with as regularly as perhaps one ought to. The ...
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Unwanted Friend Requests

I have received many "friends" who have accepted my request when I don't know them, let alone requested their friendship! What are the possible explanations for this? Am I getting hacked? This has ...
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How to get page www.facebook… for my apps.facebook…?

I have my app up and running via: http://www.facebook.com/apps/application.php?id=103297833078853 Now I want to claim a page such as http://www.facebook.com/mycyberspaceapp Can you tell me ...
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Will deleting a Facebook profile free up the username?

I have a personal profile for a business as well as a business page. I plan to delete the former, but unfortunately that's the one that has the desired username. If I delete that profile, will the ...
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Facebook Business set up as a person, and a page. Can they be merged?

So I inherited a website that has 2 Facebook pages set up. The business owners, not knowing any better, created a person page for the business. This "person" later went on to start, and adminsister ...
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Logging into a deceased relative's Facebook account

How can I gain access to a Facebook account of a deceased family member? Is there a procedure or appropriate channels we must go through via Facebook in order to gain access to the account of a dead ...
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What is the purpose of poking in Facebook?

I have a Facebook friend who keeps on poking me. I usually poke back to be polite. However, I don't understand what it's for. Other than a small notification, what does poking somebody on Facebook ...
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Facebook keeps sending friend notifications despite settings set otherwise

While I am trying to surf, all of these Facebook notifications flood the right side of my screen one after the other. It freezes my computer and I have to wait until I can click one of the Xs on a ...
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How do I search a text keyword in a Facebook Page

I once liked one text post from one FB Page without clicking its like button (because basically I like every text post from this page). Now, I have to refer that text post in my writing, but the ...
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How can I see shared friends on Facebook?

I used to be able to see all of the Facebook friends that I have in common with another Facebook friend. Now that Facebook changed their format, I can only seem to see shared friends with people who ...
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Linking Google and Facebook logins does not appear to work [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does one log into Facebook using Linked Accounts? I am trying to use my Google account as my authentication source for all the websites that will allow me to because ...
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Is the Facebook Graph API `user.timezone` accurate to the user's location?

I'm wondering if the timezone property of the user object is dependent on the location from where the user is using Facebook, or relevant to the originating user country?
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How do “like” Facebook pages “as a Facebook page” rather than as my personal account?

I created a Facebook page for a company, and my personal account is the "admin" of that page. What I want to do is "like" some other pages, but I want to "like" them as this company's page, not as my ...
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Update Facebook status via Atom feed

I'm currently using PlusFeed to get an Atom feed of my public Google+ stream, which I'm then posting to Facebook via RSS Graffiti (other similar apps are available). The problem is, RSS Graffiti and ...
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How to get Facebook tagged photos in Groups to appear in profile?

In a public group, photos can be tagged and the tags are shown within the group. Though, when viewed from a profile these tags do not appear. Is this the proper behaviour that photos within group are ...
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How to change a Facebook Page's name? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Changing the name of a Facebook Page I understand that when you have less than 100 people that have liked your page you can easily go under your basic information and ...
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Is there any way for me to disable my activity from appearing on the new right column on Facebook?

In the most recent Facebook change, they introduced a side bar on the right of the screen with every action my contacts make. From commenting on other statuses (even in statuses belonging to their ...
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Unable to change birthdate on Facebook account

How can I change/correct my birthday on my Facebook profile after it was set incorrectly? My roommate and a friend of hers went on my computer where my Facebook was open and changed my birthday. ...
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How can I create a Facebook page for a company who's name less than 5 characters long?

I would like to know the right procedure for a companies that have less that 5 characters to register their page username. Facebook Pages have this restriction "Usernames must be at least 5 ...
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Can I not let people subscribe to me on Facebook?

So Facebook has a new feature which display all your friends activity (even things you wouldn't previously have been notified of (such as "X liked Y's picture")) above the chat/messaging bar on the ...
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How do I forward my Gmail to my Facebook email address?

I have been trying to find a way to forward emails from my Gmail address to my Facebook email address. When I went to Gmail settings and tried to set up email forwarding from there, Gmail was unable ...
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How to create recurring Facebook events?

Is there way to create recurring facebook events? If not, is there a workaround? Is there a plugin that I can place on my website to automatically create facebook events?
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How do I disable the new Facebook ticker in the sidebar?

The auto-refreshing status ticker in the sidebar of the new Facebook layout is distracting. How do I remove it?
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Meaning of Facebook's proxied email adresses

How can email addresses of the form xxx@proxymail.facebook.com be used? Is it possible to send normal mails to those addresses that are forwarded somewhere or are there deeper restrictions?
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How do you link a Twitter account with a Facebook PAGE?

How do you link a Twitter account with a Facebook PAGE? I've done it before but I think they changed the process...
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Allow Facebook page users/fans to post only after admin review?

I run a Facebook page for a local organization. Is it possible to allow users to post on our wall, tag photos, etc. - but only after one of our admins has reviewed it?
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Acquaintances vs. Only Important updates on Facebook

Is there any difference between making someone an acquaintance or setting their updates to only important?
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Differences between Facebook's Fan, Subscriber, and Like?

I've heard that Facebook is now adding a new feature called Subscribers. What is it, and how is it different from being a Fan of something, or even Liking something?