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How do I make a test account on Facebook?

I want to see just some people's pages and test some features of Facebook. I tried to make a temporary account, but it needs my phone number or an image of my certification, but I don't want to ...
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Is there a Windows Live Messenger client for Facebook or the RockMelt browser? [closed]

Is there a client or application for Facebook that allow me to talk to the MSN contacts? If not, is there one for the RockMelt browser?
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What's the most efficient way to archive the discussions in an entire Facebook group?

I can use the iMacros Firefox extension to repeatedly click the "show more" button, and then save the page as a full webpage in Firefox. The problem is - though - that all the discussions have to be ...
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Automatically posting from Tumblr to a Facebook business page (not a personal Facebook wall)

It's great that Tumblr allows me to post automatically to my personal Facebook wall, but how do I get it to post automatically to my business Facebook page? Because apps can be allowed only through a ...
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Mobile Status Update Not Visible to Everyone on Facebook

My FB privacy setting allows everyone to see my status update. This works perfectly when I update my FB status using a computer. However, when the update is done via mobile device, it is only visible ...
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How do I change basic information, profile picture, etc for a facebook page?

I have a page in Facebook for a website I own. I am the admin for the page, but I am unable to change the page info, picture, etc. How do I enable those options? If I am unable to restore these ...
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How to change Facebook username?

Do I have to re-register a new Facebook account to change my facebook.com/USERNAME? Or are there any ways to change it?
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Facebook Comments - Admin per page

I have a website that has a collection of events and any member of the website can create & administrate their own events. Each event basically has their own mini-site within the website with ...
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How to manage Facebook photo permission in bulk?

I use Facebook lists intensively (just like in Google+). I want to set the permission of my photo albums based on this list. I can easily do it for one album at a time, but is there an app that lets ...
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How to pop out the new Facebook chat? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Facebook chat only page Facebook has rolled out a new chat UI. I always used to use the option 'pop out chat' that appeared in the menu at the top of the chat interface, ...
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How to create a “Facebook friends list” from a local file containing Facebook friends ids?

I have a local text file containing Facebook ids, one per line, like this: 938751234570943 9875123457623 ... 43639193242324 These ids actually are those of my Facebook friends interested in jazz. ...
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How to allow access to friends of friends except for a certain friend

I want to allow friends of friends to see my wall posts. However there is a certain friend who I have that I want to block access to for his friends. I want to block his friends without blocking him. ...
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Embedding video in Facebook without Youtube

If I post a link to a Youtube video on Facebook, it will imbed the video on the page. What are some other sites besides Youtube that will also embed video if I post a link on Facebook? I don't want ...
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Can I control the profile image shown in the Facebook activity feed

I am creating a Facebook activity feed of my page for my site, and it of course shows the profile picture. The problem is that the profile picture is very big, and when it shows up in the activity ...
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How to keep Facebook chat online in Google Chrome with facebook tab closed

I was just trying to stay in touch with Facebook without keep the Facebook tab always open. Now I can check any notification with this Google Chrome extension And I have to open the tab only when ...
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If CityVille is served by facebook servers, why would Zynga need to rent Amazon facilities? [closed]

Zynga is Amazon's big customer in public cloud. But, when I play CityVille, the URL is served from facebook's server. It looks confusing to me. Can anyone explain the architecture and share of work ...
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Decision process of the Facebook Translations app

How many votes does the Facebook Translation app take for a translation to get accepted? I'm using the Facebook translation app to help translate Facebook. I really like the fact that they ...
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Sharing user's profile pictures album to the world [closed]

Is it legal, (I mean, all the photos in that album)? Noticing that there is a public link of the album below the album, but in other side, if you protect your photos in facebook, that would include ...
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Posting to Facebook from Google+ [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Send updates from Google Plus to Twitter / Facebook How do I post something to Facebook from Google+? I thought there was some type of plugin or Google Chrome extension ...
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Activate (Start) Facebook Video Calling

How do I start using Facebook video calling? I do not see it in the chat sidebar options. Also I do not see the option on the profile pages of my friends.
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What does tagging a note with a page in Facebook do?

In a Facebook note, you can tag a person or a page. If you tag a person, it seems to appear as a notification to that person, as well as to their friends. If you tag a page, it's really not clear ...
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Does Facebook have rights to stuff I host myself but link to?

I never post pictures to FB directly anymore, but instead host them on my own domain and link to them on FB. Same goes for blog posts. Does FB have the same rights to linked content that they do if ...
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In Facebook's privacy settings, what does the Other category mean?

I understand the other categories, but what does the 'Other' one mean. Who does it include?
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How to ignore all news which are about my friends comments on stranger's photos on Facebook?

Very often I see my friends are commenting on their friends photos, statuses, etc., but I'm not interested if these interactions are not between my friends (if I don't know both of them). How do I ...
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Facebook: How to invite the members of a “friends list” to my event?

I am admin of an event and would like to invite the members of one "friend list" to this event. In the "Invite Friends" dialog I selected the list (using the dropdown menu), so that it only shows ...
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Time frame for editing a Facebook comment

I noticed earlier today that immediately after entering the comment I can edit the comment. Is there a specified time frame that one can perform edits ? Does this also work for multiple comments in ...
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How to see who shared my link on Facebook

On my Facebook page, I posted a link to my YouTube video. When I was using the Facebook search to find a page, I was surprised to find that my link showed up and it said that 4 people shared it. Is ...
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How do you logout of Facebook Mobile?

I'm visiting www.facebook.com on the web browser on a Samsung Galaxy Tab, Android version 2.2, and I can't find any way to log out of Facebook once I'm logged in. I want to emphasize that I'm not ...
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Facebook - Likes and comments not showing up in news feed; Photos tab is not visible to everyone

My likes and comments are not showing up in my newsfeed (after days). The Photos tab is not visible to everyone. Here are my privacy settings: Account -> Privacy Settings -> Connecting on ...
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What's static.ak.fbcdn.net that appears on the status bar of my browser everytime Facebook is loading?

I find the message: "waiting for static.ak.fbcdn.net..." on the status bar of my browser everytime I load Facebook and many a times even while loading other websites. I searched on net and found out ...
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How does Facebook know where I live?

How the heck does Facebook know where I live, when I have never provided anything about my address (or even city) to Facebook (or such companies)? (My correct city was in the "anonymous" Sponsored ...
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Knowing who I sent a friend request to on Facebook

Today I received a notification that XYZ has accepted my friend request. I do not know the person and do not remember sending any request to him. Is there any way to check if I sent the request to ...
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Disable facebook facial recognition

I recently noticed that Facebook was tagging me in my wife's photos that she did not tag me in. Apparently Facebook now tags people automagically by facial recognition. How can I disable this ...
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Limit information given out with Facebook Connect

Is it possible to limit what information is shared via Facebook connect? I really like the service, but I don't like how you have to accept it on the respective websites' terms. Is there any way to ...
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Hide post that links multiple Facebook friends

Say there is a Facebook photo that friends are talking about, but you decide you do not really want to see in the stream. Will hiding the post, hide all activity related to that post ? Example: ...
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How can you get Facebook to allow you more than 5000 friends?

Facebook maxes out your friends at 5000. Is there some way to get around this without just creating a second page? Note: I'm not even close, but I have friends who have maxed out and have to kluge ...
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Hiding New Friends Activity on Facebook

Is there a privacy setting on Facebook that will stop the posting that is made on your friend's wall when you make a new friend? I do not want this to appear on my friend's wall when I make a new ...
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Posting relationship status to newsfeed

I recently changed my relationship status to "Separated" unlike other statuses, this one does not automatically publish to my newsfeed. Is there a way for me to publish this change?
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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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How do I find out who are my most active Facebook friends, over time?

I would like to know who are my most active Facebook friends, over time. That is, who among my friends submitted the most stuff (statuses, links, images, etc.) during some significant period of time ...
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Facebook chat only page

I don't remember exactly how I got to it, but I opened a page (external possibly) that only showed the chat interface of Facebook. It was quite similar to the gabtastik screenshot What I wanted was ...
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Comment tracking for a site using Facebook Comments social plugin

I have a website that I run and on said website I use Facebook's Social Plugin: Comments. People come to my website and sometimes they leave comments. What I am looking for is a way to see the ...
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How long does Facebook take to verify an account?

How long does it take Facebook to verify an account when you submit your ID? It's been nine (9) days now. I submitted it with the online form and got an email back immediately saying I needed to ...
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How can I create a Facebook fan page that displays content only after user joins it?

I'm sure everyone using Facebook is familiar with this type of fan pages, where you have to click the "Become a fan" button before it will display any content to you. How can I do this on my own fan ...
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How do I set Facebook to show only a profile owner's posts in his/her wall?

How do I set Facebook to show only a profile owner's posts in his/her wall? Is there a Facebook feature or a browser extension (Opera/Firefox/Chrome) that could do this? (Strange: I remember being ...
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Facebook is not showing any of my messages

So for some days now I can't view any of my messages on Facebook. The chat in the bottom works, but when someone sends me a longer message/non-IM message here's what happens: I get a notification on ...
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Migrate photos from one Facebook profile to another

Is there a way to migrate photos (albums, captions, etc.) to another Facebook profile? Namely, from a profile to a page? Is it also possible to keep the user comments on the migrated photos?
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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 to deal with Facebook real name policy?

I used to have a Facebook profile for my store. It had 3000 friends and still brings lots of visits to my web site. Now, when I open my Facebook account, it asks for my real name and won't let me go ...
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Delete old Facebook wall posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Script or App to remove own Facebook status updates Related: How to delete all Facebook posts/comments older than 1 year? How can I delete all Facebook status ...