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How to create a Facebook account

I am not able to create a Facebook account. Whenever I try to create an account, my wife’s Facebook account is opening. In other words, if I type my e-mail address into Facebook, my wife’s Facebook ...
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How to Disable Comments On Facebook

I am an Administrator on my page at facebook, I tried to set the dictionary of most common words (insults), but the filter seems not working with SMS language; Can I block comments on facebook page ...
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Group privacy can only be adjusted to a more restrictive setting for large groups

How do I open a group it is secret and there is no option to set writes? Group privacy can only be adjusted to a more restrictive setting for large groups.
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mutual friends on facebook

On my facebook account, I deleted ALL of my friends, leaving me with zero friends. The. next day, I logged back into my account and noticed that some of the people I deleted had mutual friends in ...
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I have a You Tube and Google Plus account that are linked to Twitter and Facebook but I need to remove the auto link

I have a You Tube and Google Plus account that are linked to Twitter and Facebook but I need to remove the auto link that I set up as it is sending to many videos to my twitter account.
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Will the friends of friends that I put in the 'Restricted' list, see items in my profile that I set to be viewable by my 'Friends of Friends'?

An attempt at illustrating this (where '->' means 'is/am friends with'): I -> a friend in my 'Restricted' list (hereby known as 'R1') -> R1's friend (hereby known as 'R2') Will R2 (assuming ...
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Facebook friends list as seen by my friend's friend

If I have friend M on Facebook and he has a friend H, does H see that M and I are friends when she looks at my timeline (I have set my friends list to only be shown to me and M's list is public on ...
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Where does facebook take “People have been here” data from?

Simple question I cannot find an answer to: Where and how does facebook get the data for the number of people who "have been" to a place? Is it all GPS / mobile data? If you live in a certain ...
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May I create a Facebook Page for a client?

A client has requested that I see about creating a Facebook page for her organization - a nonprofit. She does not use Facebook herself, though I do. I am not a member of the organization, if it ...
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How to receive e-mail notifications for Facebook messages?

I would like to receive an e-mail every time someone sends me a Facebook message. I would like to spend less time on Facebook, but I don't want to miss the messages send to me. I have checked the ...
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Visibility of posts in restricted state on Facebook

If I am restricted on a friend’s Facebook page, will all posts not be able to be seen or just the ones from the time you are set to restricted?
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Is it there any way to simulate invisible in Facebook chat?

Is it there any way to appear invisible in Facebook? I am aware of how to turn off chats for specific friends, but I want to become invisible. Is it there any way/messenger to achieve/support this?
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I allowed a Facebook user to use my macbook. Now receiving his alerts

I allowed a colleague to log into their Facebook account on my Macbook. I have a Facebook account of my own but it is never used and I don't have the password. How do I stop the colleagues alerts ...
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Facebook: When I upload new images to an album, how do I change what photos are displayed in the wall post?

When I upload more pictures to an album, a post is created on my wall that says "... has added 90 photos to the album ...", and then has various thumbs from the album underneath. The problem is that ...
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Facebook: allowing friends of friends (but not the whole world) to see my posts

So, currently when one posts something on Facebook, the visibility dropdown presents four different privacy options: Public, Friends, Only Me, and Custom (as well as any friend lists one has defined). ...
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Don't want people to know I'm online - How do you eliminate the green light from showing?

I have chat turned off, but it still shows that I'm online (with a green dot indicator). I don't want everyone to know when I'm online in Facebook. How can I eliminate the green light from showing ...
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Will my restricted list's friends be able to see my posts?

If I set the privacy of my posts to Friends of Friends; except Restricted, will they get to see my posts? Example: John Smith is in my Restricted List. Jane Doe is a friend of John Smith. Will she be ...
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Facebook - setting to allow posts to be liked by the public

How do I change my settings to allow non-friends to 'like' my posts - they can 'share' but not comment or like. My setting is public on my wall.
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How to jump to friend's comment on video or photo

On Facebook, in the news feed you can see when friends place a comment on a video or photo. However, what that friend has written is not shown directly, which is annoying when the video or photo has ...
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Facebook Page Events - Invite fans?

I am an admin for a Facebook Page for a group I am part of. I have created an Event and would like to invite all "fans" of the Page to it. I can't see any way to do this though - I can only invite ...
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How to change Facebook personal URL; error: Already has alias

I have a custom URL for my personal page titled: facebook.com/my.name. When I go to change this custom url to be not my name (trying to evade employer search and e-discovery I guess), it says: ...
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How to change Facebook Username to previous one?

I had changed my Facebook Username (Once) and Facebook doesn't allow me to change twice. So i want to change back to my old Username, Is it possible? Or any methods to change the username twice?
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Facebook: “This will not appear in News Feed.” - Relationship

I try to change my relationship status to single on facebook and i recieve this message in a blue box that says, "This will not appear on the newsfeed." I would like to know why it won't appear, and ...
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Facebook status update box won't post certain sites

I've googled this but can't find any answers...What is the criteria for certain sites to be blocked when inserting them into the status update box. For example: I type http://match.com and it loads ...
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Activating Facebook after permanent deactivation

Someone has hacked my Yahoo email and my Facebook password recently (about 2 weeks ago) and deactivated my Facebook account permanently, so I contacted Yahoo help center and succeeded to get my email ...
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Does Facebook remove geotag information from uploaded photos?

I am curious about whether Facebook will remove geotags from uploaded photos automatically? Or is it the responsibility of the user to ensure this information isn't in the photos that they upload? ...
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SSL problem with Facebook

I have a problem with Facebook login. When I wtite my pass and e-mail and click on login I get a strange error: Error for SSL conection (ERR_SSL_PROTOCOL_ERROR). I try to update my browser (Google ...
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Remove an email address used to create a Facebook page

I created a Facebook Business page with my personal email address but want to remove that and use my business email for the account alone. In hindsight, I should have used a business email address. ...
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Keyword Search for a comment in group wall

How do I search for a comment I made on a Facebook group wall post a long time ago?
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Can I merge two of my Facebook accounts into one?

I have 2 accounts on Facebook, can I merge them? My Facebook account was locked due some explicit content(somebody hacked my account). So, I created a new account, but most of my friends are ...
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My Facebook appears like mobile when I am using it from PC

See this photo , it appears like mobile when I am using it from PC How can I restore it to default ?
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How to unlist automation friend lists in Facebook?

In 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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I keep receiving Facebook password reset emails. How can I avoid that?

My Facebook username is Francky and I keep receiving Facebook password reset emails. How can I avoid that? ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Facebook Date: Sun, Jan 12, 2014 at ...
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How can I make my Facebook profile completely private?

How can I make my Facebook profile completely private? I don't want people to be able to see me.
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How can I download all messages from Facebook?

How can I download all my private messages from Facebook? I don't really want to have to scroll through the actual messages, wait for older ones to load, and copy and paste since I have 7k+ messages ...
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Deleted Facebook account still shows up in search results?

I deleted my Facebook account and after 14 days, I got an e-mail that confirmed my Facebook account was deleted. However, my profile still shows up in Facebook's search results, albeit the account is ...
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How to keep friends from getting notifications about my activity?

My Facebook friend gets notifications whenever I post or like something on someone else's profile. This is kind of creepy to me. I liked a mans photo and she immediately came back with ( so in so is ...
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How do I set the privacy for a single pic/photo in Facebook?

I want to restrict viewing of one of my single uploaded pic on facebook ... how do I do that ?
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How to add additional photos to a status update

I created a Facebook status update with three photos. I'd like to add one more. Note that I did not create an album, I simply uploaded all three photos at the time of creating the Facebook status ...
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How can I not show my location on Facebook?

How can I not show my location on Facebook? The respective privacy setting is not working. And I have tried everything I could find. Can someone point me in the right direction?
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How can I stop a Facebook page from sending me messages?

Can anyone tell me how to block a Facebook business page from sending me messages? There is no block option because Facebook does not see a page like a person (when in fact it is) Unliking the page ...
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Is there a way to send a message to people when they Like your Facebook page?

I'd like to give a special "thank you" message to people who Like our Facebook Page. Sort of like a a "confirmation message" you'd get when signing up for an Email Newsletter.
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How to see the author of a Facebook's page post?

Facebook allows for groups of people to be page administrators, and then post in this page with the page profile. If one of them posts in a page's timeline with the page profile, can I see who's the ...
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How do I delete or merge a Facebook account I no longer have email access to?

I set up a Facebook account with a school email address long ago, when only school email addresses were allowed. I graduated and no longer have that email address, nor access to it. I have also ...
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How can I email my lookback video to non Facebook users?

I'd like to email my Facebook lookback video to someone who does not have a Facebook account. Is there a way to do that?
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Facebook - close friends - Number in bracket - how does it function?

In close friends, FB shows me (1) notification but when I click on it, it doesnt show anything. I have only 1 close friend there. Is it possible that my close friend blocked me to see that new topic ...
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Why can't I see my photo album I created?

Why can I not see an album I created in a group under the Photos tab on Facebook? I am the admin who created the albums, but the only way I can see them is on the news feed itself.
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Facebook's hidden followers

In my friends section there is the friends count as well as the follower count. It is a partial list saying 5 followers, but I can only see 2 names. My question is: do celebrities have the option of ...
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How do I set up Facebook “ask for…” privacy setting?

When I look at a friend's About page on Facebook, under "email" I almost always see a link that says "Ask for 's email". Likewise for a lot of other fields on that page. How do I set it up so that it ...
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I can't access my FB account because I forgot the DOB I gave!

I set up a Facebook account but I must have put in my age wrongly (or decided to make myself younger!). Now my account is blocked and I can't unblock it without giving my DOB which I don't know. ...