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How does one prevent Facebook from automatically combining uploaded photos in the timeline?

If I use the secret email address to upload photos to my Facebook timeline, the photos will automatically be shown in one single post if I upload them within a certain timespan (after a day or so, ...
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Personal Facebook usage statistics

Is it possible to see personal Facebook usage statistics from facebook.com or some other web service? By statistics, I mean, for example, the total number of likes, posts, logins, etc. (maybe detailed ...
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Text formatting enhancements on Facebook

Does Facebook have any text formatting enhancements like Markdown? While writing a comment or status update, can I use linked texts or @-referrals? Or is it just like Notepad?
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How to wipe out everything from your Facebook wall?

Is there a method that actually works? I tried some iMacros scripting, but that didn't go very well... I couldn't make a script good enough to do the job... Also, I imagine it would take ages to ...
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Facebook Deactivation vs. Deletion

I recently deactivated my Facebook account. I know that it's not quite deletion (although in a subpeona Facebook can still technically get to your information) and that Facebook also allows you to ...
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Facebook account disabled?

One of my relatives tried to log into his Facebook account, and was greeted with the message that his account had been disabled. There are no notification emails in the email account associated with ...
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List based privacy setting in Facebook

I am able to create lists in Facebook. Is it possible to apply a set of privacy setting for each list?
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Why is the mutual friends count different?

When I put my cursor and hover it on the name under "People You May Know" column, why does it say “105 Mutual Friends” in the box but only “80 Mutual Friends” in the outside? What is it trying to ...
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Facebook: Which of my actions are reported to friends, etc?

On Facebook, there are all kinds of things I can do like Liking pages, joining Groups, friending people, etc. Which of these "actions" are displayed to who? In other words, who sees "marienbad just ...
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How to tag friends via mobile web site, m.facebook.com?

On the Facebook website it is possible tag friends on your status update—just type @ followed by the first few letters of your friend’s name. The same holds good for any Facebook page you like. But ...
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any way to auto-approve requests to join Facebook group? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make Facebook group open for joining? I run a group on Facebook and I get bombarded with requests to join it. I just want to allow anyone to join without me ...
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How to auto share to Google+ when share or like from Facebook?

I love both sites but get tired quickly to double my time doing the share jobs e.g. like button, share button, ... on both site. Is there a way to share in one site, says facebook, and that will be ...
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Facebook: List of subscribers

I want to get a list of people who has subscribed to my updates. How can I get that in new Facebook Timeline?
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How to leave/make Facebook interests blank?

When I got a Facebook account, I remember filling out the bare minimum necessary and I left all the fields like sports, music, etc blank. But, taking a look today, it looks like it's been populated ...
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Update Twitter with Facebook status

What is the best way to update Twitter with my Facebook status? I've tried using the Facebook status RSS feed with Twitterfeed, but Facebook doesn't seem to have RSS feeds for your own status updates ...
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How can I follow my Facebook Friends on Twitter?

When I log into Facebook in the News Feed it shows some of my friends posting via Twitter. Is there a way I can automatically follow them on my Twitter account or get all their twitter ids to follow ? ...
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Is it possible to exclude or only follow certain friends in your Facebook wall feed?

I'd like to limit my wall feed in Facebook to only show the statuses or activity of certain friends and groups. How can I do that?
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Why is Facebook complaining about my company email address?

When I try to add an email address to Facebook, it says 'invalid'. But it's not!
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Figuring out who is the real owner of Facebook Page [duplicate]

Is there any way for anyone at Facebook to determine, who is the real owner of Facebook Page? I want the create a webpage, where I want to post some true facts about my previous employer, to prevent ...
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What does “X people talking about this mean”?

If you use Facebook, you can see on a page's wall, it is written for example: 272 likes. 8 people talking about this The number of likes is understandable, but what does "8 people talking about ...
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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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Search shows mutual Facebook friend, but mutual friend's profile doesn't show anywhere

I was searching for a person on Facebook, e.g. John Doe. When I type in the Facebook search bar, it displays "John Doe" as the first result and indicates "1 Mutual Friend". When I click on John Doe, I ...
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How to change to the previous version of Facebook?

How do I revert from using the new March 2013 Facebook version and get back to using the old Facebook?
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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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Changing a Facebook group setting from “secret” to “closed”

How can I change the privacy setting of a Facebook group (500+ members) from secret to closed? I can't see any option to do so in Edit Group Settings.
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Is it still possible to paste an mp3 link into a Facebook status? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to upload an mp3 to Facebook? I work for a public media radio station. We are currently working out a plan for extending our brand through the use of social media. ...
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Recover password for a Facebook Page [closed]

I have a Facebook Page, but I've forgotten the password and lost the e-mail address registered with it. I am an admin on my Page however, along with three others. How do I recover the password?
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Why do Facebook left-navigation items disappear if I'm logged in as an admin?

I have 14 items in the left-side navigation of my Facebook page. If I'm not logged in, or if I'm logged in with a non-admin account, I see the first 8 items and I can click a More link to show the ...
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How do I remove myself from a Facebook event invitation list? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I hide events in Facebook? I don't want to just remove the invitation from my own event list, nor indicate that I'm not attending. I want to remove myself from ...
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FB private messages from email

Given that I know user's email address (full name, address and some more info) and I know that this user used his email to register on FB. Is it possible to send private message to the user in ...
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Privacy setting on Facebook for downloading pictures?

Facebook recently moved me to the new image viewer, which shows a download link below every picture. With this download link it is possible to download full-resolution original images. I suppose the ...
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Facebook alternative interface [closed]

Has anyone attempted to produce an alternative interface for Facebook using their API? If so, which site is the most complete?
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Is it possible to see to whom deleted messages were sent from my hacked account?

My Facebook account was hacked and some bad messages were sent from my id to an unknown person. After sending the messages, the hacker deleted them. Can I get the list of persons to whom a message ...
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How can I like a photo of someone else on Facebook without being on news feed?

How can I like a photo of someone else on Facebook without being on news feed? I'd like to be able to "like" a photo of someone else without being seen by all my friends. I would like that person to ...
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Block Facebook completely except the ability to send and receive messages?

I am getting too much distracted by Facebook. I want to completely block my facebook account but want to be still able to send and receive messages from friends on my laptop. Is there any way to do ...
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How do I merge two Facebook accounts?

I have the problem of having two Facebook accounts by some accident that I wasn't aware of when it happened. Now, since I'm a musician, I don't want to lose the friends from the "smaller" Facebook ...
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Must I have a Facebook Timeline, if I only want to have a Facebook Page? [duplicate]

I am talking about a "Page(s)" and "Timeline(s) as defined by the following link: How are Pages different from personal Timelines? I've registered a personal account (standard account; "Timeline"). ...
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What does it mean, that people are engaged in Facebook Page?

Similar to my previous question. I started a short paid ad campaign for my page and got enough likes to get access to New Insights. Once I opened, I saw Engagement box, which says: When I hover ? ...
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What does it exactly mean, that someone “talks” about particular Facebook Page?

Note: I read this question and an answer to it. It doesn't answer my doubts, so this question shouldn't be treated as duplicate. My page currently has 70 likes · 70 talking about this. What does ...
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mutual friend with no friend in facebook [duplicate]

I am new in facebook and I have no friends but when I was searching, some people were mutual friends. I am confused! how is it possible? I know mutual friend is friend of friend but I have no friend! ...
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Will my friends see my comments on some business' wall?

If I don't want my friends to see my comments on some business/company Facebook page, what I do to make sure they won't? Same thing about Facebook Groups. Finally, I think lately some Facebook ...
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Make Facebook “mobile upload” photos be uploaded in high quality?

How do I make Facebook "Mobile Upload" photos upload them in high quality? I know how to make new albums accept high-quality photos, but not the "Mobile Upload" album that Facebook uploads to by ...
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Twitter no longer posts to Facebook page

I have 2 Twitter accounts and 2 Facebook pages. Everything was working fine all my tweets was posted to each Facebook page automatically until around 11 April 2013. Is there anything Facebook ...
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Sharing Blogger blogs in Facebook

Facebook has a feature to share links. On the main homepage there is a Share Link tab at the top. You paste your link and can write some text that will be displayed above the shared link. I noticed ...
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In Facebook, is there anyway to add / tag a person in a post after you have posted? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I retroactively tag friends in a post on Facebook? Is there any way in Facebook to add a person to a post after you have already posted. I see you can tag a ...
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What is the maximum size of a comment to a post on Facebook?

How many characters can a comment to a post have on Facebook? Note that I'm not referring to a status update or a root post in a group but to the comments.
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Facebook Chat “seen”

Does the 'seen' thing work even if you aren't on at the same time? For example: if person "A" sends a message to person "B" but person "B" wasn't on that time, then person "A" logs off. Then Person ...
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Facebook Login Notification Approval?

Apparently my Facebook login notification emails me if someone has logged-in to my account, without any approval link/code in the email they send me. Is that really the way it's suppose to work? ...
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How to get Facebook to use “http://” instead of “https://”

How can I get Facebook to use, at least for my account, http:// instead of the so called secure https:// ?
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Can search engines recognize non-genuine 'Likes' from groups of 'likers' or bots?

This question is about the 'Like' button that can be put on webpages. As I understand, search engines include involvement in social networks in their algorithms... And I also believe there are ...