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Who can see posts and photos I've been tagged in on my timeline

Is it possible to allow in my timeline to be tagged in posts but to hide from my timeline every photo where I am tagged? In other words, is it possible to separate confidentiality parameters between ...
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Retrieve Facebook user id of all my friends?

I have a regular Facebook profile page with 800 friends. How can I get the Facebook user id of all 800 friends of mine? The reason for doing this is the following: I have a colleague that has a ...
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Facebook: List of recently added friends?

Is there a way to see what friends I recently added? It used to be possible using "Edit friends" but this part has changed it seems. "Became friends with" stories are set to not appear on my wall. ...
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Getting people who liked another Facebook business page to like mine? [duplicate]

I have created a business page for my restaurant. My boss's wife has nearly 5,000 people who like her business page. Is there a way to "invite" all of the people who like her page to like my page?
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Can't create app from Facebook business page [duplicate]

I have created a business page for the new company i am working for (completely separate from my personal account) I have discovered that with a business page, you cannot create apps or tabs or ...
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What are the recommended privacy settings for Facebook?

I hear a lot about the default privacy settings on Facebook being too open and that third parties can get hold of my private information. What can I do to lock down my account so that only the people ...
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Select All Friends in Facebook

How does one select all friends when trying to invite them into groups, etc.?
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How does the Facebook friend finder operate?

Facebook friend finder is really creepy. It has suggested to me: The father of a friend of mine—whose existence in Facebook was unknown to the said friend of mine himself. The twin brother of a ...
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Facebook “phone updated contact” event

What does it mean on Facebook, when there is a note at the top of a friend's profile, saying "phone updated contact" then a number starting 44 then 7 digits?
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Facebook Posts lose first paragraph spacing

Is it just my computer, or does Facebook lose the spacing between the first two paragraphs in anyone else's posts on their timeline? It only happens between the first and second paragraphs. It seems ...
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Would deleting messages from Facebook also delete them from my email?

If I delete messages from Facebook will it automatically delete from my email? Or do I have to delete both?
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Facebook - let another page (or app) post to timeline of a page instead of to “Visitor posts”

Facebook lets you be logged in as a page so when you post things it can be as the page name instead of your personal name. Is there some way to be able to post to a page's timeline as another page? ...
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Why can't I type some domain name strings in comments or messages on Facebook?

I can't type some domain name strings in comments or messages on Facebook? It gives the following error: You can't post this because it has a blocked link The content you're trying to share ...
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Facebook notification exploit?

I recently got a notification for being tagged in a comment on facebook by a friend (on the actual facebook UI - I have not seen any emails pertaining to this). The notification seemed, and probably ...
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Send a Private Message on Facebook when name is not in available list

I want to send a private message on Facebook to someone who is my friend. However, when I select that option their name does not come up in the list of names to chose from. How can I send them a ...
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My Facebook cover photo is duplicated in an album. Can I merge the two pictures?

I uploaded a photo for my Facebook cover photo, but did not realize that the same photo had previously been uploaded in an album. Facebook didn't pick up on this, and now some people have liked the ...
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Email notification for new friend requests on Facebook

A few years ago, if I remember correctly, Facebook used to send emails regarding new friend requests. But now, in the notification settings, I can not find the setting to enable such email ...
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Invite Facebook friends to become my LinkedIn connections?

I am looking for a way to send LinkedIn connection requests to my Facebook friends. I do remember seeing some method year and half ago, which allowed such similar cross-connection, but I'm not able ...
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Multiple admins but only one (unremovable) owner of a Facebook Page

I had a Facebook Page. I granted admin rights to some chosen fans in order to let them animate the page, with capability of inserting new articles for instance. However, it happened that one of them ...
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How can I see Facebook notifications older than one week?

The page https://www.facebook.com/notifications only lists the notifications I have received over the last seven days. How can I see Facebook notifications older than that?
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Sign up to Messenger with just a phone number already used on a deactivated Facebook account - will the account be reactivated?

Facebook has recently started allowing sign ups for Messenger with only a phone number instead of a full Facebook account. So: If I sign up to Messenger with only a phone number And I have ...
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What ordering is shown of friends who liked a photo?

I have a photo that received more than 3 likes. It says, "Adam, Bill, Charles, and x others like this". Based on my notifications, I know that Adam, Bill, and Charles are the friends who most ...
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Share Facebook insights for all my company without needing to setup individual accounts

We have a page at something like facebook.com/%companyname%/page_insights but only the users who were given explicit access at the company page’s admin panel can view it. And we all have ...
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Facebook news feed is not showing most of my current liked pages updates and posts

I'm not getting updated posts from most--but not all- of my liked pages in my news-feed in Facebook like local news channels, Fox News, local library page, etc. This has happened more often in the ...
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Allow members of a Facebook group to like or comment, but not post

How do I set up a group in Facebook that only allows the members to either like or comment on a post but not create new post themselves? I want to restrict the posting to admins only.
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How to signup with Facebook without allowing “post as myself”?

I’d love to sign up with Facebook wherever it’s offered, but if the app wants to "post as me", it’s a no-go. I don’t want some random app posting as myself. Is there any way to get the best of both, ...
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no red notification when receive message

I did not receive the small red notification when my friends replied me in the Facebook Chat. Have missed out a few replies due to this issue. Anyone can help?
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How can I become an administrator of a Facebook page when the current admin ignores me?

I currently run a society at my university, which has at least two Facebook pages. I would like to gain access to the administrative privileges for the former page because it has more 'likes'. I have ...
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Can I create a Facebook ad that targets a particular user's friends?

I'm not sure I phrased it correctly, so I apologize beforehand. Ralph has a Facebook personal account, under the email Ralph@example.com. Ralph created a fanpage (Ralph's Toy Store) using his ...
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A good gateway for Facebook which doesn't require cookies?

What's a good gateway for Facebook? I've tried many, unsuccessfully. I can't install any software or enable cookies on a PC with Internet Explorer. Also, www.facebook.com is blocked. I've tried ...
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Can I send a message to someone who's made a friend request?

Someone's made a friend request, but I'm suspicious about the request. The only public detail is her gender, and her name. Googling her name suggests that it's a Nigerian name, so I'm worried it may ...
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Can I view a cancelled event on Facebook?

I've cancelled a Facebook event on a page I administer -- I was expecting the event to remain in the events page, but marked Cancelled, but it appears to have been completely removed. Is there some ...
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Can Facebook Events be integrated from an external site?

Could someone please tell me if it is possible to integrate with Facebook Events? In other words, pass some parameters to create an event from an external site and forward invites to via Facebook (and ...
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How can I reset all public posts to be friends-only?

I recently found that despite my default posting privacy level being "friends" all of my recent posts are "public". Is there some way I can quickly move these posts back to "friends" or otherwise ...
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Searching for videos with titles beginning with word

I'm trying to find a video from Vimeo I shared a few years ago on Facebook. The title of the video began with "Like" and it was about a virtual relationship which eventually turned "analog". Is there ...
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Why is a photo I set to be featured on my timeline not appearing on my timeline?

I added a photo to my wall this morning. I then changed the date of the photo to December, 25th and set the photo to be a featured timeline item. Finally, I set the photo to be my cover photo. ...
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Advice on completely eradicating my Facebook [closed]

I have an old Facebook account that I want to get rid of. I posted some things that I shouldn't have posted, that might hurt my chances of getting a job in the future. I also heard of a Facebook app ...
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How do I find my Facebook messages from within a certain time period?

I need to find messages from December 2013 to May 2016. I lost my daughter in December 2013 and forgot a lot of things.
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“Musical Instrument” category for Facebook page? Can't ask questions on Facebook Help Centre

The reason I'm asking this here is because I can't post questions in the Facebook help section—I don't know why. I can't find the "Musical Instrument" category in my page settings. I looked at every ...
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“Your account is temporarily unavailable. Regain access by logging in from a web browser”

A friend of mine has asked for help because his Hotmail account, and Facebook account associated with it, have been hacked. There's no way to recover the Hotmail account - the hacker has secured it ...
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Nearby Friends updating from wrong phone

If I sign into Facebook via someone else's cell phone and then turn on my "Nearby Friends" and send out a notice to show my precise location until I choose to stop will it update later when I sign on ...
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Does deleting posts and comments on Facebook, delete all copies from Facebook servers?

I'm deleting some older posts from Facebook. These are made up of my original posts, my comments and, depending, might have; likes, other people's comments, images and shares. When this material is ...
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What is your Instagram password when signing in using Facebook?

Do this: On your phone, create an instagram account using Facebook log in. Now on your desktop web browser, log in using Facebook connect. Now go to delete your account - edit profile -> I'd like ...
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How do I search for articles/posts on Facebook?

How do I search for articles/posts on Facebook? I want to search in my friend's timeline but the top navigation search only limits to people, places and things.
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How to search for people given certain details about them?

Facebook got rid of the refine search. So now unless you know someone's full name (as they spell it on Facebook) can you find them? For example I know someone's first name and information about her ...
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How can I share a Facebook post on my timeline, but not the link object of that Facebook post?

Example post that I want to share: https://www.facebook.com/FacebookDevelopers/posts/10151471074398553 I expect sharing something like this: So my friends could see the message "Be the first to ...
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How to delete the date of photo album in Facebook?

I want to delete the date of a particular album, but I can't. I can only delete the month and day, but the year is still there? How to delete it completely?
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How do I cancel all the friend requests I have made on Facebook?

If I send many friend requests to someone and afterwards I need to cancel all of them, because if I don't do that I'll be blocked, how do I do this?
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How does one prevent Facebook from automatically combining uploaded photos in the timeline?

If I use the secret email address to upload photos to my Facebook timeline, the photos will automatically be shown in one single post if I upload them within a certain timespan (after a day or so, ...
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Cannot write comments in Facebook - nothing happens

I have been unable to write comments on Facebook for several month in Chrome. After typing, neither Enter nor Ctrl+Enter nor clicking on Post do anything - the page simply stays static without any ...