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Facebook Business Accounts for managing/developing applications

As described at What is the difference between a business account and a personal account? Business accounts are designed for individuals who only want to use the site to administer Pages and their ...
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Hide group activity from Facebook feed?

How do I make it so that the activities I do on a certain group (or all the groups if the former isn't plausible) hidden, in that, it doesn't show up on my friends' news feed? I don't own or run the ...
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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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Liking to Pages on Facebook

This question has been answered but seems to be a little dated. I have a "pages" account linked to my personal Facebook account. When I like something, I want it to appear on the pages account, not ...
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Turn off close Facebook friend notification

Many people added me as a close friend and they receive updates about my activities on Facebook. I do not want to show them via notification what I post or what I like. How to turn these ...
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unknown people posting on my facebook page [closed]

I am receiving posts of a person I do not know. I believe it may have been a mistake and I messaged her to tell her to stop posting to me. I have no idea who this person is. The posts are annoying ...
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Facebook Group with a Restricted Friend

On Facebook, I've got my boss as a "Restricted Friend" so he isn't seeing my posts unless I make them public. Now, he's joined a Group that I manage. Will he be able to see posts I make to the group's ...
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How to stop getting suggested post from un-liked pages in news feeds in Facebook?

I'm seeing posts from un-liked pages of Facebook as suggested post with "like page" link along its side. How could I stop getting this in my news feeds list? BTW, I'm able to restrict specific pages ...
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How can I receive a notification for Facebook page posts?

I co-manage several Facebook business pages which are updated daily. I would like to keep abreast of what they post without having to check FB all the time - ideally through E-Mail. I don't want to ...
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How do I search my Friends' profiles in Facebook

Is there any way I can search for words matching anywhere in my Facebook friends' Profiles or Timelines or anything else they have on Facebook? P.S.: a wordcloud of the most commonly used words in my ...
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Sharing an event from a Page

I have an event on my Facebook Page that I would like to share on my own personal news feed. There is no share button. How can I do this?
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Facebook: can A's friend B see posts by friend A on C's timeline when B and C are not friends?

I have a simple Facebook question: suppose A (for instance myself) has friends B and C, but B and C are not friends. If I post to B's timeline, then can C view such post, either in their news feed or ...
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Facebook Timeline: a post's share button versus a post's friends drop-down menu

In Facebook, when user JohnDoe views a post which has been added (by JohnDoe or by one of JohnDoes friends) on JoeDoe's Timeline, what is the point of JohnDoe's user interface displaying both: a ...
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Facebook Timeline: How to post more than one picture (or video) per post?

This may seem like a very simple question: I can see that some of my friends are able to post more than one picture (or video) per post on the Timeline, but when I try to do the same thing, I click on ...
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Facebook sharer.php not updating shared information after page update

I am using the URL https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=http://example.com/" to allow users to share my website by sending users browsing my site to the aforementioned link. However, after ...
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Why my posts are not visible in mobile version of Facebook?

I just have created my personal Facebook account. I have a problem. When I publish the new post on the other fan page wall it is invisible in mobile version of Facebook (e.g Android or ios). ...
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How to tag friends via mobile web site, m.facebook.com?

On the Facebook website it is possible tag friends on your status update—just type @ followed by the first few letters of your friend’s name. The same holds good for any Facebook page you like. But ...
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How to delete my own message which was mistakenly posted on a friend's timeline

I mistakenly posted a message on a friend's timeline. I was typing the message and I accidentally hit Enter after the first letter. Now I cannot delete this post. When I hover on the message, ...
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Getting non Facebook friends to like my page

Can my non Facebook friends like my page? Can I invite people to like my page that are not friends on my personal Facebook page? I don’t want some people to be my friend but I want them to like the ...
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Delay a wall post on Facebook

How can I schedule an update to be posted to my Facebook wall, at a certain time in the future? I presume there is no official feature for doing this, but it seems like it should be possible with an ...
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How do you disconnect Facebook accounts from Instagram?

I signed up for Instagram and it said I already had an account with that email address. I didn't remember signing up but thought maybe I had done it a while ago. I reset my password and logged in. It ...
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How do I have friends time on Facebook not shown

Friends are listed to right of Facebook page. Next to their names is the amount of time they spent on Facebook. How do I not show that information?
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Changing a Facebook group setting from “secret” to “closed”

How can I change the privacy setting of a Facebook group (500+ members) from secret to closed? I can't see any option to do so in Edit Group Settings.
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How to change Facebook username to the previous one

I had changed my Facebook username (once) and Facebook doesn't allow me to change it twice. So I want to change it back to the old one. Is this possible? Or, are there any methods to change the ...
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Why can't I see who I'm following

Recently I realised that I was following lots of people and decided to remove them all, so I went to my list of friends and un-followed them and then went to my list of likes and un-followed most of ...
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How to block a game on Facebook?

This question is similar to this SE question which asks about how to "block all app & game invitations (once and for all)". My question is different: it asks about how to "block a particular, ...
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Why doesn't Facebook show my likes and recommendations to my friends?

Within the past 2 days I have "liked" a page on Facebook and also used the Facebook widget on a news site to "recommend" an article. When I go to my Activity Log, it shows me both the page like and ...
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Why can't my friend see a photo on my timeline that is supposed to viewable by friends of anyone tagged?

I was recently tagged in a photo. The person that took it is not my friend (a mutual friend of ours, who also appears in the photo, tagged me). I approved it to appear on my timeline. If I look at ...
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How can I block app and game invitations once and for all in Facebook?

I want to block app and game invitations once and for all in Facebook. How can I do it so they cannot disturb me anymore?
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Block my activity on Friends' News Feeds like Photo Likes or Post Likes

(I am not asking how to block my posts on my timeline.) I am asking how I can block my activity, such as posting in open groups, making comments on people's posts, adding a friend, liking a photo, ...
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Region-specific user submitted content on a facebook page

I am in a process of setting up a page for a band which would have geographically-diverse fan base. What I am after is following: Have each language-specific community see only the comments made in ...
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Make Facebook Likes on a Page (Private)?

In constant urge to keep myself updated on what's going on in other universities, I would like to like the official facebook pages of these universities; but I also want to keep this activity private ...
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When you change your Facebook's username, what happens to the old one?

When you change your Facebook's username, what happens to the old one? I'd like to change it, but I don't want the old one to be squatted: does the old one become available, or it stays locked ...
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How long does it take to restore a disabled Facebook account?

How long will it take to get back my Facebook account? I have submitted my PAN card as I didn’t have my ID card. So when will Facebook reply about the verification process? It’s been three days and I ...
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How to get the count of messages with someone in Facebook

I want to know the number of messages I have with anyone on Facebook. Is there some way to know the count of messages that have been exchanged between me and someone else?
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Facebook Restricted Friends

I have put some friends in the restricted list and I don't know if they can post on my timeline. I have tried to see my profile as a specific person, as one that is in the restricted list but I can't ...
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Remove an email address used to create a Facebook page

I created a Facebook Business page with my personal email address but want to remove that and use my business email for the account alone. In hindsight, I should have used a business email address. ...
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Login to accounts

I have multiple accounts on the web. Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Amazon and many more to name a few. The other day I was chatting with a dev on Facebook and he suggested that I embed a post that I was ...
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How to stop friend requests from friends of friends

How can I stop friend requests from "friends of friends" when I don't have a clue who those people are? I have a Facebook account to keep up with people I know personally who have moved away, but I ...
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Share Facebook Photo Album on Page

I have a page on Facebook for my church. During church events, various members will take pictures, then post the pictures to their personal Facebook pages. Is it possible to take these personal albums ...
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Someone registered me on Facebook and I am spammed with friends requests

I have no Facebook account. Without ever going on their site, I received an email similar to the following: You have almost completed the registration process. Confirm your account. You might ...
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My posts are not showing up in my friends news feed on Facebook. Why?

All the configuration is correct to "friends", now I don't know if is there is a setting for what gets published in friends feed? as far as I know everything you publish/posts always show up in the ...
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How can I reconnect to my friend whom I previously blocked?

I have block the one of my friend from my facebook profile, but now we want to reconnect again.... a strange truth of life. Perhaps, Facebook doesn't want that and me & my friend both are not ...
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One album managed to have different privacy per photo in facebook album - how do I replicate this?

I've always understood that the privacy settings for photos in an album are set on the album not on the individual photo (as is covered here). However, I notice that I have one folder (created by ...
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Changing the name of a Facebook Page

I created a Facebook Page for a web site and had the page match the name of the site. Since then, the website has since changed its name and I need to update the Facebook Page to reflect this. Is it ...
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How to tell in Facebook a `facebook group` or a `facebook page`

Let's take each of them one sample as below. How can a normal facebook user tell which one is a Facebook page and which one is a Facebook group? ...
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I want to make my every post public

I want to make my every post public, and the problem is my every post is public but nobody will be able to comment or like it who is not my friend or who is not following me.
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Limiting Exposure on Facebook

I want to know if there is any way to modify my facebook profile so that no OTHER user can click on my photos tab and see other photos. Within the condition I'm outlining however, I could still see ...
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Invite people who liked my first page to like another one in Facebook

I'm the admin of a certain Facebook page, "A". Some people I don't know personally and I'm not friend with liked this page. Now I created a 2nd page, "B". Since the topics are similar, I'd like to ...
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How do I find out who is following me on Facebook?

On Facebook, someone is following me besides my friends and clicking the number of my followers on my page, brings me to a page for which a search for the word Follow comes up with no results (i.e. no ...