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Removing past location history from Facebook

I've recently discovered that when I send a message on my phone it will send my location along with it, I have disabled that on my mobile phone, but the previous messages still contain my location ...
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Sharing links on timeline

How do I stop people from sharing links on my timeline (but still allow them to post to my timeline? When I try to share a link on someone else's timeline, it says that they do not allow it. I would ...
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Is it possible to show the like button on my page without the “You and [n] others like this”

As this question is not about the facebook app development, but just how to properly customize the like button I hope this question is in good hands at this place. The button can be customized using ...
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Interactions with deleted users on Facebook

I'm wondering whether you get notified on interactions with items relating to you if you can't see the item anymore on that user's profile on Facebook. My specific case is that I posted a message on ...
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Facebook's new design for messenger and privacy settings

Today I noticed that facebook shows my device when I'm online (mobile or web). This is against the privacy that I want. I don't want anybody know that whether I'm using mobile or web. I saw this ...
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How do I format text from Reddit on IFTTT?

Is there any way I could remove some words from the Reddit posts when trying to use IFTTT to post to Facebook? As of now, I am trying to trigger the recipe for any new topics in a subreddit and then ...
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Facebook: How things from my friends are selected to appear in my news feed

I want more insight into how Facebook decides what to show in my news feed. For instance, for one of my friends, I cannot see in my news feed (NOTE: the "Show in news feed" option is indeed enabled ...
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How do I see my Facebook Friends' Public Interest Lists?

Facebook allows subscribers to create "Interest List" pages and share their existence on the Timeline. How can I go to a Facebook Friend's page and discover all of their public interest lists?
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Member of admin group cannot access page

I admin a Facebook group for the admins on my page, but it won't let one of my admins get to the page. I've added her to the group and re-added her to the group, but nothing I do works. Everyone ...
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Acquaintances Showing up in Facebook Ticker

I'm the sort of person who doesn't like to unfriend people on Facebook unless I actually dislike them, so I have quite a few friends that post stuff I really don't care about. Naturally, when I ...
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Why are friends I never talk to in the top section of the chat list?

Sometimes I have friends showing in the top chat side bar that I never talk to, so I wonder why they are in the top of the chat side bar and not in the 'other friends' on chat. Could it be that ...
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Facebook - “Friends of friends” category appears in chat on some computers only

There is a "Friends of friends" category in my chat window, which suggests I can initiate a chat session with non-friends. However, the feature only appears when I'm accessing Facebook from certain ...
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How to hide pages I like from other users?

I like some pages and don't want some people see what pages i Like, i made some settings change but if someone search for "My name Favorite pages" he can see all my pages. Which setting i should set ...
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Can I link a facebook page by its ID even if it does not show up in the autocompletion?

Sometimes a page doesn't show up when trying to link it in a post using the @name or +name syntax. Is there any way to link it manually by its ID? If that's possible, is there a way to specify the ...
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How did Microsoft invite fans from a particular region to an event?

https://www.facebook.com/events/633819413306875/ It looks like Microsoft invited a bunch of fans of their page that are from Austin to an event and I want to know how they did that. This question ...
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How do I reorder photos in a shared album on Facebook?

I used to be able to just edit an album and drag photos about to reorder them. Now, whenever I click on a photo, it just wants to tag it rather than let me drag it. How can I reorder the photos in a ...
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How to block certain people from seeing events I created

In Facebook, is there a way to: Block certain friends from seeing an event I created? Block certain non-friends from seeing the event I created?
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No Facebook Web/Email Notifications

For the past 2-3 days, no web notifications or email notifications have been coming. To figure out more into this, here is the snapshots Settings -> Notifications. In the above snapshot, no ...
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What are facebook suggested events based on?

In events, under settings, there is the option to "hide suggested events". What are suggested events? They definitely are not publicly available events friends are attending, as I've found some not on ...
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In Facebook chat, if someone is in my top list, like, i always see when he is online, does he see me too?

In Facebook chat, if someone is in my top list, like, i always see when he is online, does he see me too? like, if there are 2 people, X and Y which doesnt in any specific list. X sees Y on the top ...
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Why are some of my own Facebook comments not deletable?

Have a look at the following screenshot: It seems I cannot delete some of my own comments. If simply displays a None option, does anyone know how to delete it anyway?
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How do I make an old profile picture on facebook my picture again AND make it be at the beginning of the list?

I recently went through my profile pictures and deleted old, embarrassing ones. I then realized I had hardly any profile pictures left so, all at once, I added a bunch of more recent pictures of ...
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Sorting Photos in a Facebook Album

Somehow, one of my Facebook albums was rearranged so that the photos are no longer in chronological order. I have a lot of photos in this album, so manually sorting them is going to take more time ...
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Undelete comment on a Facebook Page

The new Facebook Page Manager app (in combination with my less than stellar thumb accuracy) has had me inadvertently deleting comments (when I've been trying to like them) left and right. Is there any ...
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Can I see all Facebook messages that have attachments?

How can I find all the attachments in the facebook message search pane? Is there something like: "dinner party" contains:attachment That I can use in the search box in the Messages page?
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Changing Facebook page names after 200 likes

The last discussion I can find about this topic is from 2011, thus a new thread. Officially Facebook page names cannot be changed after 200 likes and group names cannot be changed after 250. In other ...
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automatically get links my friends post to Facebook into Instapaper?

I usually use IFTTT for this kind of thing, but it doesn't have the right Facebook triggers: IFTTT has a "new link post by you"; what I want is a "new link post by your friend" trigger. Does anyone ...
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Can a tagged but only-allowed friend's friends see the status where he is tagged?

If I (1) post a Facebook status; (2) tag one friend in the status; (3) and customise the privacy settings of the status so that only this one friend is allowed to see it, will this friend's friends ...
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Age being give when making a comment another site

When I made a comment on another website using the Facebook login, it give my age. I said to hide my birthday and give only the day and month with the same results. How can I stop this?
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Deleting Facebook App Requests

I recently got an app request from a friend on facebook. I don't use that app, or any app for that matter, and I wanted to delete it. This not being my first time, I hit the small "x" button next to ...
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Log in approvals

I have been locked out of my Facebook account for five days now. The issue is that I can not receive the verification code via text, I have tried sending me issue through the links you have provided ...
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See Facebook news-feed as page

A colleague made a Facebook account for a page only, a company, and has no FB profile of his own. Now he I wants to be able to like or follow other companies and share some of their posts to his ...
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Is it possible to allow a Facebook account to get a RSS feed of protected LiveJournal entries?

I have a normal LiveJournal account and take full advantage of public, friends-only, and private posts. Another person who we'll call X has a Facebook account. I know that LJ allows Facebook ...
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Why is my friends' suggestion not visible?

I went to my friend's profile, and click the "gear" button and selected "suggest friends". In the popup that came, I choose the friends I thought to be mutual friends, and it shows "friend suggestion ...
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How do I disable “so-and-so is nearby at whatever” notifications?

Lately, I've been getting notifications alerting me when one of my friends is at a nearby location. Since I couldn't care any less, I'd like to disable these, but I don't know where that particular ...
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Facebook group members without profile link?

In the members list of a Facebook group I manage, some members are listed without a link to their profile (name only). What does this mean?
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How to move photos that were posted in a closed group on facebook to an album in that group

How to move photos that were posted in a closed group on facebook to an album in that group. I Admin a closed group and need to move pictures that were posted in to an album in that group. I know ...
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On Facebook, can I control who sees posts I make to event walls?

I was recently surprised to have distant friends respond to comments I made on an event wall. Is there any way I can control this? It was an awkward clash of two completely different social circles ...
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When I friend someone on Facebook, who finds out?

There's someone with some obsessive ill-will toward me who I'm still Facebook friends with. Given that, when I friend people, under what circumstances will this ill-willed person find out about it? ...
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In facebook privacy settings, what is the difference between regular and added audience for tagged posts?

What is the difference between the below two policy settings: 1) Who can see posts you've been tagged in on your timeline? 2) When you're tagged in a post, who do you want to add to the audience if ...
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Unfollow the post you commented on a separate website using Facebook’s social plugin

I commented on an article on TechCrunch and I’m not interested in receiving notifications about the new comments (unless they are on my comment). There is no 'unfollow post' button, not even on the ...
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Where would I look at if I want to know all comment activities of my facebook friends?

I see what my friends comment/like something here in the #1 box as below snapshoot. But I cannot see it my my list (some friends are added into list) Some of their comments (on other photos) are ...
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Error App Domains: domain.com is not a valid domain

I am having issues configuring Facebook App. In App Domains: field I have entered: domain.com and in Website with Facebook Login Site URL I have entered http://domain.com/ but I still get an error ...
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Bug in Facebook's Security Model

It seems that Facebook has a bug in their security model in that it has incorrectly identifies my computer as an "unknown" computer. (I've always logged in from the same machine.) In response, my ...
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Blocked from sharing posts on Facebook, told to slow down

I am having trouble with sharing posts with friends or posting on my timeline. After about 5 or 6 'shares', I get the message, slow down, you are going too fast or your are using this feature for ...
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Facebook account gets locked when username-password is given to iTunesConnect

I am in India. I made an app based on Facebook. For testing, I had to give my account details (dummy account) for testing, but this account won't work for the Apple guys because of Facebook's ...
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Secret Facebook Pages?

I know that we can set up "secret" Facebook groups that people won't be able to find, but I was wondering if anyone has been able to create a secret Facebook page. I assume Facebook would probably not ...
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Change public on timeline for tags

Sometimes I get tagged in pictures or stories that I don't want to share with my whole audience. Can I alter who can see that story per story? I have found a setting in privacy settings that lets me ...
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Facebook Mobile - Photo Sharing To Multiple Lists

Can someone please explain to me how I can share photos on Facebook mobile with multiple lists or groups? It seems that I am only able to choose one list to share with. From a computer you can set it ...
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How to add Facebook photo comments to a web page?

Is it possible to insert on a website the comments of a Facebook photograph through the graph API? And if possible, could someone explain how to do that?