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How to stop strangers sending me event invites in Facebook?

I relocated and some requests are too country-specific. I am looking for a way to block all requests to other countries. I can only block events from my friends but not from non-friends, strangers and ...
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Facebook Timeline: How to post more than one picture (or video) per post?

This may seem like a very simple question: I can see that some of my friends are able to post more than one picture (or video) per post on the Timeline, but when I try to do the same thing, I click on ...
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How to sync Facebook events in Google calendar, but only those I'm going

So, yeah, I'm able to add Facebook events to my Google calendar following this: https://www.facebook.com/help/152652248136178/ The only problem is that it adds every event I've been invited to. I ...
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How to copy comment with tagged name in Facebook?

I have posted a long comment with lots of my Facebook friends tagged within the text. Now I want to copy the same comment onto another post - the pasted content removed all of the tags I made. How ...
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On Facebook, what is the difference between the wall and the timeline?

What is the difference between the wall and the timeline? How do these two behave differently? Also, what is the difference between the wall and the news feed? Also, is the mini feed and activity log ...
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How to customise top navigation links and their contents on Facebook profile

I have a couple of questions regarding Facebook profile pages. I noticed that when I go to my friends' profiles on Facebook, the links at the top of the profile differ from friend to friend. For ...
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How to turn off “Don't forget XXX invited you to YYY” notifications on Facebook

Facebook sometimes sends me a second notification for events, in particular when I haven't pushed "Attend" nor "Decline": How to disable these notifications? Note: I receive too many event ...
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What setting controls whether or not people I'm not friends with can “like” my public Facebook profile photo?

I looked at the profiles of a few people who I'm not friends with. I could view their profile photo in all cases (i.e. I could click on it and see the "large version" of it). On some of them, I could ...
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Is complete control over tagging me on Facebook possible?

Facebook allows me to approve all photos where I am tagged to appear on my timeline. However, Facebook states: Note: This only controls what's allowed on your timeline. Posts you're tagged in ...
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How to search an old post in a Facebook page with hundreds of posts

I want to view a very old post in a Facebook page, e.g. this page, which contains hundreds to thousands of posts. Browsing manually through the post stack of the page is so tiring and seems to be ...
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How to disable all Facebook e-mail notifications except friend requests and personal messages?

Is there a way to disable all Facebook e-mail notifications, except friend requests and personal messages? In the Account Settings → Notifications → Email section there are 2 options: All ...
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What does it mean when no time specified beside the phone icon on Facebook chat?

If a friend on Facebook isn't online, in the contacts bar you can see a phone icon beside the last time he's been on Facebook. For example, if a contact's been online 16 minutes ago, I'll see beside ...
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Add Administrators to a Facebook app if only Developer role is filled

Taken from off-topic question at http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8748388/how-to-add-administrators-to-an-app-if-only-developer-role-is-filled by anon user I am the designated developer for 11 ...
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Uploading photo to my profile on Facebook, so that nobody notices

Is it possible to upload a photo to one of my albums on Facebook, so that the news about it will never appear anywhere... Neither in my timeline of my profile nor in the news feed of my friends etc... ...
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Can see posts from friends but not any comments people leave

So I can see a friends posts but I can't see any likes or comments on the post. There would definitely be comments and likes left by others. Why is this?
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How to syndicate Blogger blog to Facebook?

How do I publish all posts from a Blogger blog to Facebook? I know that for Wordpress there is a plugin for that, but I didn't find any way to do this on Blogger.
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Get Facebook IDs of all contacts

How can I get the Facebook identifiers of all of my Facebook friends? I mean the numbers like 7843652532 or 93923423. (I am using these IDs to associate with my address book.)
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Message going from the “others” folder to inbox when adding a friend?

I sent a message to a person who wasn't friends with me on Facebook at that time, so the message went to her "others" folder and she hasn't read it yet till this day. However, she sent me a friend ...
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Photo to appear in friends of friends timeline

Can I make sure that my uploaded photo appear in my the timeline of my friends of friends, when my friends like them? Is it possible? In my timeline, I see a lot of posts liked by my friends but not ...
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Getting timeline status and post of specific friends at first place in Facebook(like users Interest used in cookies)

Whenever I open My Facebook Account I am getting the timeline status and post of the users which I used to like and read Mostly not on the basis of time. So if I have to see the posts of other users I ...
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How to hide my updates from a particular person in Facebook

I want to hide my updates, which include my likes, posting comments etc. from a particular person (who is in my friend list). How can achieve this?
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How do I remove a Facebook app request?

Unfortunately, because of some fat fingering when browsing the Klout website from my iPad I accidentally sent app requests to 50 friends. I am really annoyed by these sort of requests and certainly ...
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Printing friends list off Facebook with just their names

Is there a way to print your Facebook Friends List? Not their information, just the names on your list. It would make it much easier to see who you lost when your amount of friends changes if you ...
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Can you use Facebook messenger if you're not friends?

Why do I have names in my Facebook messenger that I am not friends with on Facebook?
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Does Facebook's Suspicious Activity Prevention actively block people?

Facebook just notified me that someone somewhere in Europe accessed my account (or attempted to access it). My gmail account had filters to delete all mail from facebook (because it used to just be ...
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Stop Facebook from showing the pictures you like

The photos I like are showed on my friends' news feed. How do I stop that?
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Finding Facebook profile ID by analyzing the image URL hosted at Akamai

I am trying to find out a Facebook profile ID based on the URL of a photo. The photo, whose link indicates that it has once been (or still is) posted on Facebook. When I add the photo link to one ...
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I don't get notification (and I cannot follow) for post on a site’s Facebook wall

Whenever I post on the wall of a site I like, I don't get any notifications when someone likes my post (does not matter) or comments under my post (matters). Also, when I'm viewing the post, Facebook ...
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“Page not found” after unfollowing someone on Facebook?

Not only do I no longer see any of their posts, when I visit their page it says that it's "not found" which makes no sense unless they blocked me immediately after I unfollowed them. Yeah, it's ...
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In Facebook, is there any way to update an existing photo post?

I uploaded a picture and posted it on my wall but I realized that I uploaded the wrong copy of the picture. Is there anyway I can "update" the picture in that post without actually have it show up as ...
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Knowing who I sent a friend request to on Facebook

Today I received a notification that XYZ has accepted my friend request. I do not know the person and do not remember sending any request to him. Is there any way to check if I sent the request to ...
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Is there a way to hide all shared links pointing to a certain domain?

People are spamming what-character-are-you.com like crazy since a few weeks. It's extremely annoying and I'd like to hide those posts for good. Unfortunately they are not posted via an app but just ...
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Bug/feature preventing renaming link preview

Before sharing a link on Facebook, I could click on the title of the link preview to rename it (the uppermost point here describes what I mean). But now I tried to do this and clicking on the title ...
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Users that disliked my Facebook page

Is it possible to access stats about who and when disliked my page on Facebook? I looked through menu at Facebook, but I cannot find anything about this.
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Searching for people on Facebook not using a conventional characters in their names

It's true not everyone uses their real name on Facebook, but there are some who doesn't even use "real" and generally used characters in it. For example one can keep their name β₳₮MAN on Facebook, ...
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Result starts with someone who is not a friend in Facebook search

I've noticed that recently when I enter a letter into the search bar, the first person that comes up isn't a friend of mine, but the rest are. Does anyone know why this person comes up first?
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I cannot see my friend's birthdays on Facebook!

I used to be able to see my friends’ birthdays on one of the side panels on the Facebook homepage, but now it's gone and I can't find a setting to bring it back. Is there such a setting? And if yes, ...
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Can Facebook's birthday list be expanded to include upcoming birthdays?

Is there a way to expand the list of birthdays on Facebook? I use to notice people's birthdays because their names and birthday were listed. Facebook has moved the list up the page, condensed it, and ...
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Facebook Wall vs Timeline

How do I post a picture onto my Facebook personal profile wall for a public audience, without Facebook also putting it on the timeline and notifying all my friends that I have posted a picture?
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Is there a character limit on Facebook private/direct messages?

Main question: Is there a character limit on Facebook private/direct messages? Does this differ when submitting a message on a mobile device as opposed to a regular desktop browser - or on the ...
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How to hide the new friendship with a user from few of my friends on Facebook

I want to make a friendship with some person, but I don't want to let some of my friends know that me and that person have become friends. How can I achieve this? What privacy settings changes do I ...
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How to remove “More Friends ” from facebook chat?

I have a big problem with facebook chat and here I am attaching the image for the reference with the problem mentioned on the image. ---> Image But I am also describing below if you are not able to ...
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How to forward Messages to a Facebook page to non admin emails?

When a Facebook page like https://www.facebook.com/stackexchange gets a message, Admins of this page will receive a notification, if the admin user has email notifications turned on, the admin will ...
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Stop my photos from getting onto Facebook?

How can I stop photos of me from getting onto Facebook or Google Plus? I am not a user of social networks and do not want my photo on these networks. I am very concerned I may be added by friends or ...
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Facebook App chat very weird situation

I have Facebook app on my iPhone 4S and I have an issue. Although chat is off, when I check my Facebook from my iPhone, any Facebook friend of mine can enter his inbox where we had conversation and he ...
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How to turn off notification from specific lists?! Getting way too many about irrelevant things!

Notifications option off?! I have tried to use the Facebook 'close friends' etc. list and I started getting waaay too many notification from this as it notifies me every time they share a status, ...
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How to find out what somebody's email address is without being connected to Facebook

If you have no way of being able to connect to Facebook but there is someone you need to contact, is there any other way of finding out what their e-mail address is?
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Facebook Profile name with Fancy and Stylish Font

I have found some people are writing their profile name in fancy and stylish font. How do I write a name or add some stylish font to the profile?
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Facebook 'real name' problem

I've tried to set up a personal Facebook account but it keeps blocking me out because it says I need to use my 'real name', but I am!! and it's a very ordinary British name. There are a lot of other ...
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What format for animated slideshow to post on Facebook?

I have a slide show created with OpenOffice. It is saved as an .odp file. What format should it be to post on Facebook?