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How do I find out who is following me on Facebook?

On Facebook, someone is following me besides my friends and clicking the number of my followers on my page, brings me to a page for which a search for the word Follow comes up with no results (i.e. no ...
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How to tag all Facebook group members?

I'm an admin on a Facebook group, I would like to tag all group members to a post, how to do so? Does @group name work? I've seen on Youtube some bot software that claims to do that, but I don't ...
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What should I do if my Facebook account is taken over by another person?

My daughter's account has been taken over by an other person. It is the second time in four days, What to do? She already asked twice for a new log in way, she logged in successfully, but the next ...
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Order Facebook page likes by date desc

How can I see my Facebook page likes, but ordered desc by date (the new ones should be the first)? I got a notification that my page has 2 new likes -- and I want to see who liked it. How can I do ...
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Is there any way to open facebook.com with another URL?

Our admin is blocking facebook.com. Is there any other way to access Facebook, like using a different site or URL? Also, we can’t open it from a mobile device.
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Reset my password for Gmail and Facebook

I have a new smart phone and can't log in to Facebook and email because I have forgotten my password for both of them. What can I do?
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Facebook: Remote log out all sessions

How can I see the list of Facebook sessions and remotely log out from all sessions of Facebook?
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How to get data out of a Facebook survey

I want to get the questions out of some Facebook survey. It wasn't made by me. Is it possible to transfer to Excel or something similar?
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How to get Facebook profile ID from saved image

I have a Facebook image on my PC that I saved a while ago and would like to find the author (person who posted it), link to profile or user ID. Is that possible? I tried the following but without ...
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Cancelling a Facebook event - will blocked users receive the notification?

I have an event I want to cancel, but I don't want some people (who I've now blocked) to be notified of this. It seems when you cancel/delete an event on Facebook (even if it has already occurred and ...
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How can I keep my Facebook group membership private?

How can I make it so that people who aren't my friends on Facebook can't see which groups I'm in? This is similar to this question, but not quite. The linked question asks about keeping things ...
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Do you show up as active on Facebook when you have unread notifications?

When you get notifications on Facebook and you haven't read them does it come up that you're active? It happens to me saying am active when am not.
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Facebook incomplete archive

Facebook has an option to download an archive of all your information. It takes some time to do this but after Facebook ends, they send you an email with a .zip file that has all your information. I'm ...
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Facebook chat profile picture (next to the speech bubble icon with dots) is showing up blurred

Here is what the normal profile picture in Facebook chat looks like: But what or why is the little bit of blur showing on the profile picture (not the speech balloon with dots) in this next image? ...
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Unable to set Facebook web address on new page

I'm creating a new Facebook page. On step #3 of the creation process it gives me the option to "choose a unique Facebook web address". But no matter what address I specify (that does not already ...
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Can't cancel Facebook friend requests from awhile back

About 5-6 months ago, I sent out several requests to people. Unfortunately, I got a block placed on my account for about 30 days from sending anymore friend requests. I get banned sometimes though but ...
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Can I display a closed Facebook feed on my webpage?

Is it possible to allow visitors to read through Facebook feed on my webpage from a closed group but have to join and login to comment?
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Facebook Graph Search doesn't work after recent update

So for those who aren't aware, graph search was very powerful. You could find Graph Search to search for events, people, Pages on a variety of parameters using Natural Language Phrases For example: ...
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Finding Facebook profile ID from an image URL

I was forwarded an anonymous concern about a photo or group site. I want to find the user id as the photo appears to have been removed. The link is ...
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How to import/view Facebook feed in diaspora*?

I am new to diaspora*, and my long-term goal is to dump Facebook. I have looked through the options on my pod (https://pod.geraspora.de/i/b24ae58b25be) and in various help files and wikis, but I ...
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How to stop multiple notification/duplicate posts on my wall when posting in several groups

I have joined many groups related to my line of work. When I make a post on any of these groups, Facebook automatically publishes a copy of that post to my wall which says “gurung posted in some ...
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How can I reset all public posts to be friends-only?

I recently found that despite my default posting privacy level being "friends" all of my recent posts are "public". Is there some way I can quickly move these posts back to "friends" or otherwise ...
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Why do Facebook “Promoted Posts” have primarily foreign “Likes”?

I started a Facebook page for my comics back in April... To build an audience, my friend recommended I advertise internationally. I immediately started gaining likes... the majority of them coming ...
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How to manage Facebook pages for multiple languages?

Say I have a Facebook page about dogs. I share information and links about dogs, so the pagename is "Dogs". Say also, I share mainly information in Chinese, English and French. Say, some people do ...
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Facebook event: uninvite all people who are not “attending” nor “maybe”

I invited 800 friends to a Facebook event I thought would interest only very few people, and the event is getting too popular compared to actual capacity. Is there any alternative to manually ...
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Facebook Shared Album

I created on a shared album. It is possible that one day in the future, I may delete my account. If I, as the owner of a shared album on Facebook deactivate my account, does that delete the shared ...
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Printing private messages

How do I print a private message thread from Facebook? The answers I've seen pertain only to comment threads posted, not private messaging.
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In Facebook, how to cleanly link to a Japanese Wikipedia URL that contains a ・ (nakaguro)?

On Facebook, try to post a Japanese Wikipedia URL containing a ・ (nakaguro) character (like http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/レオナルド・ダ・ヴィンチ) and you will get a broken link: Notice how ・ダ・ヴィンチ has failed ...
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URL of a deleted page is not available

I have a created a page that I had given the wrong URL to, Facebook said I could not change this URL, and so I created a new page with the correct one. I have since discovered that you can change the ...
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Is it still possible to delete all of my Facebook posts without closing my Facebook account?

I want to delete everything from my Facebook account (including, ideally, posts I've made on other people's walls) but keep the account open. It seems that there used to be some scripts that would do ...
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Sometimes cannot add post time when posting on my timeline

Sometimes when using Facebook I've noticed it seems that, if I make too many posts within one day, when I go to make a new post I do not have the option to add a time to the post, just text, pictures, ...
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Friend request that now shows “cancel”

If I sent a friend request to someone and now in that box it says cancel, does that mean that person cancelled my request?
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Whole “recent activity” box on my Facebook timeline has disappeared; how to get it back?

There is no particular type of activity that is not visible, the whole box is gone. I don't remember disabling it or something!
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How to make Facebook defaults the viewer video in HD

On Facebook, some videos are with HD enabled automatically by default, while others are not. I uploaded some videos, and would like that my viewers see it with HD turned on by default. I want my ...
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how to ‘like’ someone’s participation in (‘going to’) an event?

I want to like that someone is going to an event. IIRC, I can do it when I see it in the ‘Ticker’. It is also possible if someone already liked it; that shows up on the wall of the event. But when I ...
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Making all Facebook posts visible to only me

Is there any way to make all Facebook posts visible to only me (without having to manually change the visibility of each post one by one)?
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How do you filter your friends to find someone in your friend list?

I have listed all of my friends according to how I know them. I used to be able to find friends by clicking on that list - (High School Friends) (work) etc. Now I can not sort my friends when I want ...
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Save draft of Facebook comment for later editing and posting

Sometimes I want to start authoring a lengthy comment or comment reply, take a break, then get back to it later. Seems to me "comment draft" is an appropriate description of what I'm looking for, but ...
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Does Facebook provide an SSL/TLS interface?

Does Facebook only support HTTP or does it have HTTPS also?
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facebook photos

I have joined a "just for fun" type web page on facebook. I have tried to share photos with the page through pinterest, or photos from my facebook page. I haven't had any success with either one. ...
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How to keep your friends in Facebook from seeing specific friends on friends list

Is there a way on Facebook to keep friends on my friends list from seeing a specific friend on my same friends list?
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How can I close my FriendFeed account?

I started a FriendFeed account from Facebook and now I neither know my FriendFeed email address nor have kept my Facebook account. How can I terminate my FriendFeed account that's still there ...
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How to get page www.facebook… for my apps.facebook…?

I have my app up and running via: http://www.facebook.com/apps/application.php?id=103297833078853 Now I want to claim a page such as http://www.facebook.com/mycyberspaceapp Can you tell me ...
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Quickly delete all messages and comments by a given user in a Facebook group

I'm an admin for a group on Facebook. A user has recently requested that all his content be removed from the group (he is no longer welcome to post to the group so I can't tell him to just remove the ...
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Convert the pending Facebook friend requests into followers

Before enabling following me (previously named subscribing) I had a lot of pending friend requests. Now, after I enabled the following, anyone who adds me is following me until I add him or her back. ...
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Blog name disappeared in Facebook share

I recently created my first blog and I'm trying to customize it. I customized my share buttons and I enabled the meta tags for the posts, so that when I share on Facebook, it shows a description. ...
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Getting the Facebook Spam filter to work properly

At the moment the Facebook Spam filter seems for me to have a zero detection rate for real Spam messages but it does put most Messages send by people I don't know who aren't sending me Spam and who ...
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Viewing missed Facebook notifications [duplicate]

I've just come back home after spending a week or so away and unfortunately, I could not login to Facebook during those days. My birthday was one among those days. Now, when I came home and checked my ...
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I want to be seen offline on Facebook

I am seen online by people although I turn off my chat ability. They keep sending me massages and it's quite annoying. What can I do for that?
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Firefox - Facebook Notification Not Showing Up

In Chrome, whenever there's a new Facebook message a notification would show up. But in Firefox the same functionality seems to be unavailable, nor does the facebook messager page ask to show ...