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How do I invite a friend to like my page?

I have found answers to this but they don't work. I want to invite my friends to like my band page. If I am on the band page and try to Build an audience, it only gives me options to do this via ...
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Cannot view 'Unarchive' messages back in the inbox in facebook

Yesterday I deleted some messages from facebook. I want to bring it back to my inbox today. So I logged into my facebook. Then - I went to messages. Clicked on More -> Then Archived. Then I found ...
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I can't log into my facebook account, checkpoint error?

I have reported my Facebook account as a compromised account (on May 3rd), so I have done all of the process to recover my account, but when I log into my Facebook account with the new password, it ...
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Not receiving Page Like Notifications

How do I receive notifications if someone likes my Facebook fan page? I can't seem to find anything related to this and I'm not receiving any notifications as my 'likes' increase.
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How can I like a photo of someone else on Facebook without being on news feed?

How can I like a photo of someone else on Facebook without being on news feed? I'd like to be able to "like" a photo of someone else without being seen by all my friends. I would like that person to ...
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How can I hide photo “likes” on Facebook? [duplicate]

I want to like a picture of someone else on Facebook, but I do not want friends to see that on the news feed. Is is possible to change the settings in "who can see your future posts"? Does that also ...
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Facebook “Like” Button

Can I allow users of my app to "like" images of other users that are linked to those users’ Facebook accounts? Imagine that the liker is not friends with the likee, and the image is available to the ...
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How to use Facebook Graph search to find pages by amount of likes?

How to use Facebook Graph search to find pages by amount of likes? I use for example: Shopping & Retail places in United Kingdom And It return all Shopping & Retail places from United ...
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How long do I have to wait to have Facebook resolve my mistakenly disabled account

It has been 21 days since Facebook disabled my account. I followed all the steps they asked for. First sending a scan of my drivers license, apparently that was not enough, I then received a request ...
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Can blocked people still write on Facebook Page?

John Smith blocked Joe King. Logically, Joe King cannot message John Smith or vice-versa. Both John Smith and Joe King have a Facebook Page. If Joe King uses his Facebook Page and posts on John ...
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Downloaded facebook archive doesn't contain all messages

The downloaded facebook archive has a messages.htm file in it with my facebook messages. But I know for sure that a lot of them are missing. My top conversation with about 65k messages has exactly ...
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Posting on open group on facebook

I just joined an open group on Facebook and I want to post something on it. However, whatever I post will be visible on my news feed. Because I'm not the administrator, I don't know how to make my ...
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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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A-B Testing Facebook Adverts - it always favours 1 early

I want to A-B / Split test 2 Facebook adverts for, say, 3 days. Problem is it sees one as a little more successful early on and then gives it way more impressions. I want them to run equal number of ...
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Download chat history [duplicate]

I have downloaded my private chat history from Facebook but only obtained the last month of chats. I need the complete history, which is seven months’ worth that I never deleted from Facebook. Any ...
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I want to hide myself from a particular friend's friends

I guess this is a special case but I want to hide my profile, especially DP (Profile Picture) and timeline, from a particular friend's friends. I know we can hide ourselves from friends of friends. ...
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Facebook Restriction and Friends of Friends

If I have my stuff like pictures and statuses as friends of friends, can the people whom I have put in my restricted list view them?
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Prevent Facebook from sharing private info on off-site comments [duplicate]

If a website uses the Facebook social plugin for allowing page comments, it appears that Facebook then posts information about you from your profile (employer, school, etc.) when you post a comment: ...
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How come I see myself logged in Facebook on on other pages

How it is achieved that I am "logged" in Facebook in other pages as well. Is this not violation of same origin policy? Can Facebook collect the data about the pages I visit this way? Can the host ...
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Why would Facebook notifications be showing I've read them when I haven't?

My wife is convinced someone has either hacked into her Facebook account or into our computer in general. One of the things going on is that notifications are supposed to be shaded grey until you read ...
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Block Facebook completely except the ability to send and receive messages?

I am getting too much distracted by Facebook. I want to completely block my facebook account but want to be still able to send and receive messages from friends on my laptop. Is there any way to do ...
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How can I remove a false entry on Facebook?

How can I remove my entry from Facebook, which I have never joined but keep getting e mails addressed to me which are unsolicited? I believe someone has maliciously entered false details about me ...
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How to comment on receiving a game request?

I have just received a game request from a friend and wanted to comment on it, but do not find any way to do it. Clicking on the request leads to opening of the app. What should I do?
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How do I stop posts from friends of friends on Facebook?

How do I stop receiving posts in the newsfeed on Facebook when one of my friends likes or comments on a photo of somebody who is not one of my friends? I really don't want my newsfeed filled with ...
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Auto-forwarding messages on a Facebook group to a mailing list

A group I'm a member of has people who use email only, Facebook only, and both email and Facebook. I would like to enable to the email-only people to read messages that people post on the group's ...
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How do I get my message icon back onto my Facebook account?

How do I remove the activity log icon from my Facebook page? It took the place of my message icon and now I can't message anyone from my account!
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Does google store search queries etc typed into its text box that are never actually sent like facebook allegedly does?

I think I read somewhere (I definitely read this somewhere on a hackernews article) that facebook stores the text you type into your text box while using facebook even if you don't send it, i.e. if ...
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How do I go back to original post after a clicking photo comment?

When you click on a photo post on Facebook, it pops up the modal window. You can see the comments on the right. When people leave photo comments, and you click on them, how do you go back to the ...
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facebook photos

I have joined a "just for fun" type web page on facebook. I have tried to share photos with the page through pinterest, or photos from my facebook page. I haven't had any success with either one. ...
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2-step Authentication Facebook - Is it possible to disable SMS codes?

I have Facebook login approvals set up. Is there any way to stop Facebook from sending login codes via SMS? Preferably, I'd like to exclusively use my Google Authenticator app to receive login codes. ...
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How to increase privacy on Facebook from non-friends?

I happened to see my Facebook account from a profile who isn't my friend. Basically everything is public. I thought I had fixed this with the settings. My issues are: I don't want strangers to ...
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Can I disable others from receiving notifications every single time I post on FB?

Annoying family member has "Get Notifications" set on my profile. Is there a way to stop them from receiving notifications every time I post? Not talking about things not showing in news feed, or on ...
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Can I disable video auto-play on Facebook?

So Facebook has started to roll out auto-playing of videos in adverts and in news feeds. While it mutes them it still plays the video. Is there a way I can disable this and return to the old behaviour ...
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How to have video displayed on timeline

I uploaded a video and found it didn't have sound. I uploaded again and this time it did have sound but it didn't appear on my timeline. I can find it through photos->albums->videos how can I ...
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I deleted an old Facebook Business page and my profile page was deleted as well. Now I can not manage my new business page!

I was helping a local business with their facebook page. They used to have a business page but they "deleted" it and created a personal profile page for their business. Due to the constrains of a ...
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Facebook's expansion of links in comments on Pages not deterministic?

When adding comments that contain embedded URL links to posts on Pages, it seems that Facebook sometimes expands these links (i.e., displays an associated Preview of the link), and sometimes does not. ...
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Is there a way to edit the username under five characters on Facebook?

For example, look at this image below : This user has a username of just two characters: mf. Are there any tricks involved for achieving this?
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Facebook Page is frozen

Curious if anyone has experienced this. I manage a bunch of pages. One of the pages suddenly stopped being responsive. Here is what I have discovered: The page is working fine for visitors. If I'm ...
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Facebook chat messages still go to email if it’s off?

If chat is turned off on Facebook, will I still receive the messages to my email? Or only to the Facebook inbox now?
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n my Facerbook friend list, there are some lists that were created automatically (the one with lightning icon on their right)

n my Facerbook friend list, there are some lists that were created automatically (the one with lightning icon on their right) e.g. the lists whose names are my high school and undergraduate ...
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Creating a separate timeline in Facebook

When I find interesting posts I share them and they appear in my timeline. In time, I get a lot of posts in my timeline. I would like to split them and to have a distinct timeline where I can keep ...
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Facebook account converted as advert page

I have a normal Facebook account and for the last 4 months whenever I try to open it, I am getting an advertisement page and there are no options or settings available for changing it to my personal ...
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Blog name disappeared in Facebook share

I recently created my first blog and I'm trying to customize it. I customized my share buttons and I enabled the meta tags for the posts, so that when I share on Facebook, it shows a description. ...
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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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How can I stop notifications from an unknown Facebook account to my new phone?

I have a new phone and the phone number seems to have been used before, by someone who wanted a notification whenever they logged in to Facebook. Note: I do not have the phone that person had, so I ...
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Facebook Custom Post

I have a question on my wall post. I want to share this one post to this one friend, because I only want her to read it. My question is, will her friends see that particular post?
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Working from business Facebook page instead of personal

I set up an additional page for my business as an added page to my original. When I go to that page, I get a message that I will be posting, liking, and commenting as that page. However, when I try to ...
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How to share a Blogger post description when I share on Facebook

I just recently made my first blog on Blogger. When I share a post on Facebook, it just shows an image, the title and the blog URL. But I want to add a description as well. This happens when I share ...
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Find a Facebook profile

I have someone who is creating a Facebook profile to leave a comment and deactivate the profile right after. Is there a way to retrieve any info based on the automated mail I received from Facebook to ...
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Why does my video from YouTube not have any sound when played on Facebook?

I posted a video with sound from YouTube to Facebook but I did not get any sound, what did I do wrong?