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Is there a way to have Facebook parse jpg tags when uploading photos?

I work for an institution where we take a lot of photos for archival purposes, and tag them with the photographer's name (using the Author tag), the subjects of the photo (using the Description tag), ...
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In Facebook, if I share some post from others timeline onto my timeline, who will be able to see it?

In Facebook, if I share some post from others timeline onto my timeline, who will be able to see it and where? Also who will be able to see it and where when I tag friends while sharing the post onto ...
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I somehow lost the admin role of my own Facebook Page

For some unknown reason, my Facebook Page has no Admin. I created the Page myself and have even assigned 2 Editors, but when I checked the page roles last month, I noticed that my status has changed ...
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Is it possible to add formatting (such as bold and italics) to the description of a Facebook event page?

I manage the Facebook page for an Orchestra, and the plain text format of the event description makes it difficult to create a readable listing. I'd like to be able to use bold, italics, bullets, ...
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What is the character limit for a comment on Facebook? [duplicate]

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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How to stop others posting on my Facebook page timeline

I do not want others to post on my Facebook page. How to do it?
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How to block a conversation on Facebook

I would like to block a conversation I'm into on Facebook so none can add me back in there. I have some friends in the conversation so they add me back when I leave but I don't want them to do that. ...
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How do I check if my Facebook account is accessed from another computer at the same time?

I would like to know if it is possible to check if my Facebook account is logged in at the same time from two different computers?
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What are the benefits of using the “I want to add your birthday” app on Facebook?

I have a number of pending requests from friends to install the "I want to add your birthday" application. Given that I already have my birthday (day and month only) visible on my profile, what are ...
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Is there a way to create an RSS feed for a Facebook group

Can we create a RSS feed for a Facebook group? Basically, I want to display the latest happenings of a Facebook group on a web page with some other RSS feeds like a blog, etc.
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Facebook privacy settings

Months ago I customized my privacy settings so that some of my Facebook friends wouldn't be able to see my future posts. Yet, one friend I specifically put under "don't share this with" category liked ...
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Facebook posts by app not showing up publicly

I am using a WordPress plugin to automatically post a link on a Facebook page whenever I publish a blog post. For some reason the posting on Facebook only shows up when I look at my FB page, but not ...
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Facebook ticker and privacy related specifically to groups?

Does the ticker show a message to my friends when I join a specific closed group? What about the same for the people who follow me? If someone is a member of the same closed group, but not a friend ...
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Does Facebook mark messages as unseen automatically?

I'm a little bit curious. Does Facebook mark messages as unseen automatically? After some passing days I see that my message to a friend becomes unseen. Is it done automatically or what ? Any ...
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Sharing Video on Facebook

If I post a video to my profile on Facebook and make it only visible to a custom list, can those members then re-post the video and share it with whoever they wish?
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Unresponsive Facebook News Feed

I've been having problems for the last 2-3 weeks when visiting my Facebook News Feed in Chrome. The page never completely loads and makes Chrome unresponsive until I get the "Kill page" dialog. ...
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Facebook Group Change from public to closed

I want to change the settings of my group on Facebook from public to closed, and cannot find anywhere on Facebook where I can do this.
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Why am I being asked to suggest friends for someone who is not a Facebook friend?

I was notified that an ex of mine had just joined Facebook and asked to suggest friends for him. His profile has absolutely no info on it or photos etc. We are not Facebook friends and my phone no. is ...
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Links posted to Facebook page with Twitter not previewing correctly

I have my Twitter account connected to my Facebook page. When a tweet is posted to Facebook, that also contains my website’s URL, Facebook picks a random image from my home page, and crops it badly. ...
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Is it possible to hide all shares of posts that aren't from a person?

So my Facebook newsfeed seems to be littered with a lot of junk lately, and the majority of that seems to be this epidemic of people sharing posts and pictures from entities that as far as I can tell ...
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What are this top post notifications from groups?

Recently I'm getting new notifications like the below mentioned... Some X liked Top Posts in X group and Some X commented on Top Post in X group I understood I am getting this ...
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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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Untag someone from my photos in Facebook

Someone wants me to untag them from certain pictures on my Facebook account. How do I search for them? I have thousands of pictures so I can't go through them manually.
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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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Facebook Search algorithm and page views

I noticed that if I once a while browse through a Facebook page of a person, with whom I have no mutual interests/friends/2nd-tier-friends/region, Facebook Search ranks this person's page higher then ...
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Customize Facebook Newsfeed Message When Someone Likes Facebook Page

Does anyone know if it is possible to customize the message that populates in newsfeeds when someone Likes my company's Facebook Page? We are beginning a charity gig on our Facebook Page next year, ...
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inviting friends to like business page

I am an admin on a shared business page. My partner can invite friends when we pull down build audience. Mine does not show this option it only says invite email contacts. why is this?
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What Does “Turn On Notifications” mean on someone else's Facebook post?

Recently I was scrolling through someone's Facebook page (this person is NOT a Facebook friend of mine). I bumped the little ^ on one of this person's life events and it gave me a choice to click "I ...
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How can I reverse the order of a photo album on Facebook?

I believe that recent updates have removed this functionality. Are there any tools (1st party or otherwise) that can reverse the order of an existing photo album on Facebook?
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Notifications only for comments on your Facebook Page, not Likes

This is the only checkbox option I have whether I'm posting as the Page or myself: "Send me a notification on Facebook when people post, like, comment on, or send [your page name] a message." Is ...
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How to create a list (of Friends) in Facebook based on location (i.e., in my local town)?

There are lots of times I only want to post updates to certain groups (especially to folks that are in my local city). Is there a way to create an automatic list based on where those people are? (Or ...
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Direct link to create a Facebook event?

Is there a direct link to bookmark that creates a new Facebook event? The following button is associated with the URL https://www.facebook.com/events/upcoming# and thus does not directly link to ...
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How do I set a friend of a friend tagged on a photo I posted?

I shared a photo with my friends only. I'd like a friend of a friend to see a photo or a photoset. (He is not my friend.) To do that, I set my photo with friends-only privacy and tag a friend of my ...
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How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Hotmail/Outlook web email?

How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Outlook web email? I can see all my Facebook contacts in the pane to the left, but when I select Manage>Export only the actual Hotmail/Outlook ...
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How can I get a non-friend to view photos I've been tagged in?

I have a friend who cannot be my Facebook friend, but I would like them to be able to view on my timeline any photos that I've been tagged in by others. Is this possible?
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Can I hide the birthdays of people I don't follow on Facebook?

I would like to hide the birthdays notifications on the right of people that are friends but I'm not following. Would be that possible? And if yes, how can I do it?
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Direct link to Facebook Page's “post by others” (now renamed to “Posts to page”)

Before the last redesign of Facebook Pages I could use a link like https://www.facebook.com/pages/pagename/pageid?filter=2 to go directly to a view where I saw only the posts on the page by people ...
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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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Uploaded photos not showing on Timeline

I have some problems with some photos that I have uploaded on a Facebook Page. Although they upload correctly, they do not appear on my Page Timeline even if they have a date on them. This does not ...
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How can I block event invitations from a specific friends list?

I know how to block event invitations from a specific friend. Is there any way to do the same for a specific friends list in Facebook?
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Facebook Messenger: online or offline?

I'm having friends come up in the chat bar that have no green dot next to their name. I'm just wanting to know if they are online or not? Some have green dots and some don't. Is it possible that the ...
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How do I delete the suggested friends list on Facebook?

I have a common name and the suggested friends list is long and I don't know most of the people on it. Is there a way to delete this list so that it doesn't load at all?
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Facebook account visible to friends even after deactivation

I deactivated(not deleted) my facebook account 2 days back thinking that my profile would not be available to rest of the world. But what I see here is that my friends can still visit my facebook ...
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How can I view a friends profile as it is seen by my other friends who are not their friends?

I would like to find out what my friends profile looks like when someone who is not their friend but one of my friends looks at their profile. How is this done?
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Send message to inbox of member of group who I'm not friends with

I need to reach members of my group whom I am not friends with and who may have turned off notifications (I don't want to friend them though). Is there a way to get a message to their inbox (not their ...
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How can I share my life event on Facebook to my friends' news feeds?

I edited my graduation date in my Facebook profile to become today. I made sure that my school in my profile has a privacy setting of "public". However, I only saw this life event "Graduated from ...
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Post another person's tweets into Facebook group?

How can I re-tweet another person's posts into my Facebook group? I am interested on doing this automatically, since I basically want to re-tweet of all this person's tweets.
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Is it possible to not save Facebook chat history?

I would like to not retain my Facebook chat history. Instead of deleting every chat, is there an option for this?
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How can I stop my Facebook notification from appearing on friend's wall

I am in a group on Facebook, where my friend has joined. I want to get notifications from the group about what I post there, but do not want my friends to get notified about it. I Google'd it and ...
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What is the maximum size of a comment to a post on Facebook?

How many characters can a comment to a post have on Facebook? Note that I'm not referring to a status update or a root post in a group but to the comments.