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Disable desktop Facebook notifications

Recently I get Facebook notification such as friends' birthdays on my laptop with Windows 7 64-bit. (White rectangular box on the lower-right corner of the screen) I'm using Chrome browser but don't ...
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How can you mark your own sent messages in a chat as spam in Facebook

I read that is not possible to delete sent messages in Facebook here:How can I delete Facebook messages sent to other users?, but an answer there says that there's a work around like this: "mark the ...
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What will happen if I change the privacy of a photo from “Friends” to “Public”?

I uploaded a picture to my timeline and set the privacy to "Friends". My friends received notifications. But now I have changed the privacy of the image to public. Will my friends get new ...
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How can I upload my animated GIFs to Facebook (in 2015) [duplicate]

According to this Mashable article, Facebook only recently started supporting GIF support. From the article, here's how it works: "you need to paste a GIF file link into the "status update" screen" ...
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When tagging unrecognized faces on Facebook, tag gets re-assigned to nearest recognized face

I'm tagging people on photos on Facebook, but some faces are not recognized. I click on the photo and tag the person, it seems to put the square around the right face and tag it, but when the tag is ...
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Why does Facebook show the time of seen, the same as the time of sending message?

I use Facebook on my computer. I have this problem when I send someone any message, and the message gets seen, the time of seen is the same as the time I sent it.
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How do you unlike a merged page on Facebook?

A year ago I liked page A.1 on Facebook. Today, I want to unlike it. However, A.1 has merged with A.2 and A.2 now loads when I try to visit A.1. I do not have A.2 liked (this is what displays on A.2 ...
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On Facebook does the user get notified when a non-friend comments on their post which they posted on their friend's wall?

If I post something on a friend's timeline, and a friend of theirs (but not a friend of mine) comments on that post, will I get a notification?
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Restrict people and friends of friends from adding me as their friend

How can I restrict people, even friends of friends from adding me as their friend on Facebook?
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I want to keep parts of Facebook & not others. Suggestions please

I have become disenchanted with facebook. People going there to rant & criticize is so very old. I would prefer to just be able to go there and read things from Smithsonian & women's health, ...
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Sending private messages to a list of Facebook pages

I have a list of Facebook Pages of Businesses that allow you to message them privately. Is there a way that gives me the possibility to send the same message to every Page in that list? I've tried ...
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Facebook's alternatives to liking

When I use Facebook I can see buttons: Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Are the alternatives to liking the same for everyone using Facebook (in every region, in every device)? "Confused" one day ...
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What does the associative location of “friends” in the Facebook Friends tab indicate?

I have seen some very interesting patterns on the Facebook friends tab. It seems as though there is some sort of pattern in terms of date added or perhaps friends with similar social connections. Does ...
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Consequences of blocking Graph API Explorer on Facebook?

Recently, I've seen a surge in some of my Facebook friends robotically liking posts that are clearly spam. I block the pages, but the same spammy posts always show up again on new pages that I haven't ...
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Is there a Facebook email support? [duplicate]

I have a complicated account issue with Facebook and need to contact a human. I could not find any way to get out of the automated help system and actually tell them my story. Is there a way to write ...
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Facebook: How to hide 'Work and Education' from specific people?

In Facebook how to hide my "Work and Education" or "About You" details from specific people? Is there a way to hide from specific people?
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Can a user with added role of admin invite friends to that fan page?

I created a fan page, but I have 10 friends. My friend Mary (who also likes and follows my fan page) has 800 friends. Being the fan page creator, I understand that I can promote my fan page by ...
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How can I repost a post after I mistakenly removed it?

How can I repost or get an post mistakenly removed?
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Grant employees rights to manage a Facebook page without using their personal account

At some point in the past, the best way we were aware of to allow employees to manage a client's Facebook business page was that we could ask the employee to add their work email address to their ...
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Is there a way to “clean” your facebook profile/timeline? [duplicate]

Does facebook have a function to "clean" the profile, meaning delete for example all posts (or all older than 5 years), but keep the friendlist? Something like "delete your profile", but only for ...
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Are some profiles on Facebook un-blockable?

Facebook habitually recommends some names totally out of the blue as "You may know". My stock response is to view that profile, and if it sets my spidey sense tingling - block. Recently I moved to ...
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Facebook working app to manage friendlist [closed]

is there any frindlist manager for facebook. I need to manage some friend to hide my postures and about me.
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How can I delete multiple Facebook Posts on my timeline?

I'm trying to clean my Facebook profile's Timeline, but I don't like the idea of going through them all posts and delete one by one. Is there any tool, option or something that I'm missing, that ...
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Without programming, get Facebook access token to use graph.facebook.com/me/friends? [closed]

Without using any type of programming language, is it possible to retrieve an active access token so that I can get valid information using https://graph.facebook.com/me/friends? By entering https://...
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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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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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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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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 unsafe URL error fix

I have a site and a Facebook page. When I share a new post on my page I get an error: You can't post this because it has a blocked link The content you're trying to share includes a link that ...
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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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Name changes to bold in messenger chat window

What does it mean when a name turn to bold in a chat window? Even though there is no conversation.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Delete messages from a group chat

A member of a group chat in FB messenger has deactivated his profile for a while. Will he be able to see the messages in the chat exchanged while his profile was inactive if I delete those messages?
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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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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 ...
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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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How many people follow me on Facebook [duplicate]

I would like to know how many of my friends follow me on Facebook. I have looked up my profile on other peoples Facebook accounts and try to log on to my account through a computer for room and yet I ...
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How do I allow getting Facebook event invitations from the general public?

I don't see anything in the privacy settings that would prevent people from inviting me to events. Some people say they cannot invite me to events as my name is not populating, even though we are part ...
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No picture when sharing video from Google photos on Facebook

Why is this happening? In my Google photos on some video when I click share - get link or share / Facebook - getting link for Facebook. It almost never displays the video thumbnail in a post. Just a ...
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How to create a friends list in Facebook?

In Facebook, a "friends list is a sub-group of your friends that you can define. For instance, you can create a "jazz-toronto" friends list containing only people you want to invite when you play a ...
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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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Can I access other days for On This Day?

As of today, Facebook's "On This Day" allows users to see memories from only the current day. How about seeing memories from other days?
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Unable to share Stack Exchange links on Facebook

Since 12 hours ago, I noticed that Facebook disabled the little box that gives a preview of the site for the sharing of any Stack Exchange links in status messages - anyone knows why? I have tried ...
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How do I stop profile photo shrinking when moving a picture from an album to my profile picture?

How do I stop profile photo shrinking when uploading a profile picture? I currently have many huge and clear profile pictures uploaded, but cannot upload new photos just as big and clear. I have ...
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Advertising for a hookah bar on Facebook?

Facebook has numerous places to promote and boost things, however every time I try I get Your ad wasn't approved because it's promoting tobacco, cigarettes, E-cigarettes, cigars or related ...