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“This phone number already exists on your account” error in Facebook

I broke my phone and relied on Facebook to contact my friends. Unfortunately, I forgot my password, reset it and was locked out for 24 hrs. During that time, I created another profile so I could ...
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Don't allow comments on Facebook page

Is there any way to not allow people commenting on posts of my Facebook page?
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How to permanently disable the recent search history in Facebook?

I know we can remove them but how to disable it permanently?
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Our five (5) Facebook accounts were disabled for the same reasons: “Promotion”

After discovering that Facebook has fragile features, 5 fellow blog publishers and I decided to join together to work as a team. Our major use of Facebook has been to share our blog posts using our 6 ...
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Facebook: How can I undo “hide all from <web site>”? (NOT hide all from person, page, group, or app.)

I used this option to hide all Facebook posts that link to a specific external web site: How can I undo this? Note that I hid all content from an external web site—not from a Facebook person, page, ...
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With IFTTT every 'N'th post on Tumblr, Post on Facebook including top 5 tags used

Currently I have my archive from Pocket being sent to a Tumblr blog via IFTTT. When I review the posts on the blog I reblog them to another Tumblr blog if I like them, with tags. I'd like to post on ...
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If I deactivate my Facebook account, can I still use the Facebook single sign-on feature?

I want to deactivate my Facebook account, but I use the Facebook login for a number of apps and games external to Facebook. Will sign on for these other apps fail if I deactivate my Facebook account ...
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Facebook follows people without my permission

I spend a lot of time unfollowing people every day, so that I clear up my news feed to see what I'd like to see. But facebook doesn't think so. Every day I have to remove the same people(not always, ...
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Secondary Facebook email added not by me

I have a secondary email on my page that I did not add; it is a @facebook.com address. Does Facebook add this and what determines the name tied to it?
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Batch save all photos in Facebook messages

How can I batch save all photos from all Facebook messages? There's a few hundred or a few thousand pictures in total from different conversations, so these solutions are NOT solutions I am looking ...
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Liking a friend's Facebook page

How can I get my friends to like someone else's Facebook page? I have a friend who has a page for a film he is making, and I would like to ask my friends to like it, but I'm not sure how.
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Is there a way to post an automatic comment for every new Like on Facebook?

As the title says, I'm wondering if there is a way for adding a "Thank you" post or comment on a Facebook page for each new Like on that page. The comment should of course contain the linked username ...
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Clear Facebook typeahead [duplicate]

How can I clear the Facebook typeahead search? (the search that shows you results before pressing the search-button or enter) If it is not possible, how can I make it show other items than it shows ...
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How to create a Facebook account without a phone number or government-issued ID?

Is it possible to a Facebook account without a phone number or government-issued ID?
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How can I get the permalink for every Facebook post?

When I want to share a Facebook post on another site, I need to search the embed code (or share the post on my timeline) every time, and this is really uncomfortable. So I would like something ...
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How to change the privacy of all posts in Facebook?

I've been a user of Facebook since 2006 and I need change the privacy setting of all my posts to "only me" so no one can see them. Is this possible? How can I achieve this?
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Accepting a friend request, directly into a specific audience group

Is there an option to accept a friend request for a person, directly into a specific audience group? For instance, can I accept a friend directly into the Acquaintance group on Facebook, to ...
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How did Facebook accurately guess one of my friends? [closed]

I have had a personal Facebook account for a long time - nearly a decade. For development on a mobile app (OAuth testing), I signed up for a second Facebook account using a Google Voice phone number ...
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How to hide the top Nav Bar of Facebook when scrolling?

In Facebook, when scrolling down, the top blue bar still in there. Is there any way to make it hide when scrolling down, just like in SE? I'm aware of F.B. Purity, but even when I uncheck the Freeze ...
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Getting event decline notifications on Facebook

I made the mistake of inviting friends to an event in the community and now every time someone responds with decline or maybe, I'm getting notified! I really don't care who accepts. I did not create ...
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Change my Facebook Page's username/link more than once [duplicate]

How can I change my Facebook Page's username/link more than one time?
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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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Disallow people to search you by phone number on Facebook

On Facebook, people can find you by searching the phone number you have linked to your account. (Try it now.) I’ve gone to Profile → About → edit your contact and basic info and it shows that the ...
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In news feed “person X replied to a comment”—how do I see this comment?

Often, in my news feed I'll be greeted by something like this: So I'm curious as to what my friend wrote. However, I don't want to scroll through 100s of comments, clicking on each one to try and ...
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Why can't I use my domain name as Facebook web address?

I'm trying to set up a Facebook page for my website, let's call it mywebsite.com. I'm trying to use my domain name as web address: Choose a unique Facebook web address to make it easier for ...
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How to find a Facebook user

I can’t find a specific Facebook user (I searched his name) but if I log in with another Facebook account I can find this user.
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Inviting people not on Facebook to a Facebook event?

I am pretty sure it used to be possible to invite people who didn't have a Facebook account to a Facebook event, by email. However, I can no longer find a way to do this; the "Invite" link on a ...
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How discoverable is a phone-number-only Messenger user by full Facebook users (and vice versa)?

Facebook's new Messenger app now lets you sign up with only a phone number, sidestepping the need for a full Facebook account. The docs are a bit sparse for those who want to be informed before ...
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Is a Reddit-like self-maintenance possible for a Facebook group?

When a group grows too big maintenance of quality content becomes a serious issue. It can be solved by man-power, but since we are programmers and the sole purpose of our existence is to replace that ...
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Disable/Enable Images in Comments on Facebook (Profile Posts, not Pages)

I know Facebook pages have the ability for admins to disable photos in comments which says to do so by disabling photo/video posts to a page's timeline (which seems counter-intuitive, but I digress). ...
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Facebook login IP list

Is it possible on Facebook to obtain a list of recent login IP addresses? If not, is it possible to get information about recent login attempts? When somebody tries to login (but fails the photo ...
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Don't want to see whether contacts are 'active now' in messenger

Is there a way to turn this off? I don't want to see whether my contacts are 'active now.'
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Facebook login from untrusted device - nothing happens

I have only one trusted device - an Android phone. I tried to login to Facebook using different user agents and proxies but nothing happened. What is the purpose of a trusted device? Why am I able to ...
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Facebook learns my typeahead searches - how to “delete”

I have already deleted my search history but it seems that Facebook learnt my searches. Eg. There are 4 names starting with xy: xya, xyb, xyc, xyd Once I have searched for xyc and after it I have also ...
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Add a new album to Facebook, along with an update/description

Does anyone know the correct way to create a new album, add photos and post, all at the same time and have a status update that describes this album? It can be done with several photos added as a ...
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How do I find common attendees in two Facebook events?

If given two public Facebook events, is it possible to find common event attendees?
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How to change Facebook password without sim? [duplicate]

I created my Facebook account using my phone number, with an Airtel sim. It was locked, how do I open it?
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YouTube video posting to wrong Facebook page

I have two Facebook pages. One is my personal page and another is my blog. All my videos are posting to my personal page. How can I change that to posting on my blog's Facebook page?
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Facebook news feed doesn`t load

I' trying to check my Facebook newsfeed but it doesn't load. I already checked for javascript enabled, updated Chrome version and Java update. I'm in Mac Yosemite. What else should I look to fix this? ...
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How to use Adblock Plus with Facebook's onion site?

If you don't know already, you can use Adblock Plus scripts to modify how facebook.com works. And you can even do things to improve your privacy, such as disabling the "message seen" feature that ...
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Sort “Events Popular In Your Network” by date

In facebook, I like the Events Popular In Your Network page, but I want to see it in date order. Possible?
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Trying to set interests on campaign details to boost a post on facebook

I just started boosting posts on my facebook page. When I created the boost I set several interests to target efficiently my prospects. Nevertheless I think a bug happened and the interests were not ...
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How can I logout from Facebook when the UI fails to respond?

OS: Win 7 x64 Pro Browser: IE11 There're times when Facebook simply stops responding. The logout URL on Facebook apparently links to https://www.facebook.com/log.out#; I discovered this doing a ...
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Nearby Friends on Facebook not updating?

My main question is why some friends that show up on my Nearby Friends frequently have their locations updated but others show a timestamp of 1+ hours since it was last updated? I'm asking this ...
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Facebook: Don't show comments from someone

There is someone who is not my facebook friend and I would like to be able to keep from seeing their comments. Is this possible?
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How to show picture instead of link on Twitter from Facebook posts

I have connected my Twitter account with my Facebook account. And when I post something on Facebook it also get posted on Twitter. Status get posted on Twitter same as I post on Facebook but when I ...
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How to anonymously join public events?

How can I join an event without having my name listed? Below I can see everyone's name, almost all of which I don't know, except for Facebook User's. Names of attendees for event on public page that ...
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Can I remove my friends' “likes” from my news feed when it is sorted by “most recent”?

"Viewing most recent stories" is my default news feed. Is it possible to make it stop showing my friends' "likes", either for specific people or for everybody? (Note that this variations of this ...
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How to trigger Facebook photo verification?

I would like to trigger photo verification for my own account. It is said that Facebook gives you a bunch of photos to identify if you log in from an unknown or new location. I have already tried to ...
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What is the “long description” field on a Facebook page? Is it publicly viewable? If so, where?

I help to manage a Facebook page. We've filled in the "short description" field, and it's visible on our Facebook page's About tab. We've also filled in the "long description" field, but I wasn't able ...