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How do I uncheck the “Send to mobile” box in Facebook by default?

Recently, when sending messages on Facebook, I have noticed that the checkmark box next to the "Send to mobile" option is on by default. This happens regardless of how many times I uncheck the box. ...
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Changing vanity URL on Facebook?

As you may know, Facebook allows users to choose a "vanity URL," allowing easy linking to one's profile. However, once set, this URL cannot be changed and this was done for security reasons, ...
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Finding all posts I have written in a facebook fanpage

Is there a way to find all posts/comments I made in a given Facebook fanpage?
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Importing RSS items into Facebook

I want to import my (Wordpress-based) blog entries into my Facebook account to share them with my FB friends. FB already has a built-in function to create Notes based on RSS items. The problem is ...
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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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Is it possible to block, filter, or minimize Facebook chat “stickers”?

Facebook has recently made great strides in their effort to be the most evil web app of all time, by adding "stickers" to chat. The most annoying thing about these "stickers", is that they are so ...
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Facebook one-time password

Basically, I have tried sending “opt” to 32665 from a supported provider. What is returned is a Facebook mobile confirmation code instead of a temporary code. Directly from Facebook's help: Use ...
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Facebook timeline - none of my comments or likes on friends posts show on my timeline

None of my comments or likes on friends posts show on my Timeline. They are all in my Activity Log and are all marked as 'allowed on Timeline'. The only things visible on my Timeline are my own ...
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Facebook Business Accounts for managing/developing applications

As described at What is the difference between a business account and a personal account? Business accounts are designed for individuals who only want to use the site to administer Pages and their ...
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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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How do I find out who are my most active Facebook friends, over time?

I would like to know who are my most active Facebook friends, over time. That is, who among my friends submitted the most stuff (statuses, links, images, etc.) during some significant period of time (...
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What does using 'Login with Facebook' or 'Facebook Connect' to login to another site allow the site to do?

When I use a Facebook account to login to another website, what does 'logging in with Facebook' allow that website do with my Facebook account? Can they post messages on my wall or news feed or ...
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How do I go back to original post after a clicking photo comment?

When you click on a photo post on Facebook, it pops up the modal window. You can see the comments on the right. When people leave photo comments, and you click on them, how do you go back to the ...
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Delete old Facebook wall posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Script or App to remove own Facebook status updates Related: How to delete all Facebook posts/comments older than 1 year? How can I delete all Facebook status ...
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Can you see if a person has read your message in Facebook?

Can I check or see if the recipient has read the message I sent them? Where in Facebook do I go to see if this is possible?
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How to remove yourself from an event on Facebook?

How do I remove an event from My Events? I can't find the old "Remove This Event" link anymore.
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What is the purpose of poking in Facebook?

I have a Facebook friend who keeps on poking me. I usually poke back to be polite. However, I don't understand what it's for. Other than a small notification, what does poking somebody on Facebook ...
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My Facebook account “likes” pages on its own – what can I do?

For a few months I have been noticing that my Facebook account is liking random pages on its own, even when I remove them, they keep getting added (liked). Why is this happening? Is my account ...
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How to switch weather temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius in Facebook events

Facebook started showing the weather on event pages: How to switch temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius? (or from Celsius to Fahrenheit)
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What does the time next to the cell phone icon mean?

I noticed that a time value lies next to each cell phone icon in Facebook chat. What does this time value indicate?
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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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Is there a way to export my Facebook status'?

I need a text document of my facebook status updates for all time. What's the quickest way to do this?
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How to get Facebook vanity or custom URL for fan page, in lieu of ugly numbered id URL?

When creating a Facebook fan page, it is assigned a long URL containing a unique ID number. What prerequisites and steps are required to get a Facebook fan page vanity / custom URL?
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Hidden comments on Facebook posts

When I look at my friend's posts on Facebook, it shows how many comments there are to each post. Yet when I look at the comments, there is always one short. Why is that?
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Hiding job title on blogs using Facebook comments

On Techcrunch or other blogs using Facebook comments, I noticed that your job title displays next to your post. Is there any way to limit the privacy settings so it only displays to friends versus ...
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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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How do you use the new Facebook “download everything you’ve ever posted” feature?

I read about this in the press today, but can't find it anywhere within Facebook. Perhaps the feature isn't live yet? I've tried clearing cache and reloading, but don't know where I should be looking.
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My Facebook Friends count is constantly changing

I tend to keep numbers in my head a lot, so if I see <X> friends today that's okay. But tomorrow or later tonight that number changes to <X-1> or <X+2>. This also happens a lot ...
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How do I hide events in Facebook?

Sometimes I will be invited to an event that I don't care about. In these cases, I would like to hide the event from my event list. In some older version of the site, I could do this. I just can't ...
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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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Friends of a friend can see my post when my friend comments or likes, even if I am not my friend's friends

If I post something on Facebook and a friend comments on it or likes it, how is it that other people who are friends of the comment writers or likers, but not friends of mine, can see it? Surely this ...
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How can I block all of a page's content on Facebook?

A number of my friends, who I otherwise enjoy seeing content from often share content from a particular page that I don't care to see ever again. Is there a way to block content from a page?
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In Facebook, how can I hide relationship status, profile pictures, etc?

It seems like there are a number of pieces of data that is hard to understand how to control privacy on. How can I hide from the public: Relationship Status Profile Picture
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Blocking after Facebook deactivation

I have just deactivated my Facebook account. Can someone still block me? Am I still showing up on their friends list for them to do so?
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What is the difference between show on timeline and allow on timeline in facebook?

I notice some posts on my Facebook Timeline have options for "Show on Timeline" and "Allow on Timeline" but I couldn't find what is the difference between them. The post that has these options was ...
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Changing my primary email

Here is my problem, at one point in the past i created another Facebook account to give me more credits in a Facebook game. I used my personal email that i currently use every day. Now i have deleted ...
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Link my profile employer to company page on Facebook

The company I work in doesn't appear in the list that pops down when I type in the box "What's your employer?", but it does have a Facebook Page. I want to "link" the page to my profile info, so when ...
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Facebook opens “Ads Page” instead of regular homepage after login

My cousin who is a regular Facebook user has a problem with his Facebook account. I think he made something wrong which he does not remember and now he can't log in to his Facebook account properly. ...
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Google reader shared items in Facebook [closed]

Is there a way to link my Google Reader shared items to Facebook updates. ie., whenever I share something in Google Reader it should appear in my Facebook updates as well. Is there a way to achieve ...
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How to permanently disable the recent search history in Facebook?

I know we can remove them but how to disable it permanently?
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Is it possible to whitelist applications from which posts are visible on my Facebook newsfeed?

On my Facebook newsfeed, I see posts made by people, and by appliactions such as Farmville, Selective Tweets, random games, etc. Is there a way by which I can whitelist the apps from which I wish to ...
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On Facebook, is there any way to restrict access to individual photos I'm tagged in?

I would like to some people to be able to see some of the photos I'm tagged in, but not all of them. Is this possible? I know I can make a list of people that won't be able to see any of the photos ...
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Unable to change birthdate on Facebook account

How can I change/correct my birthday on my Facebook profile after it was set incorrectly? My roommate and a friend of hers went on my computer where my Facebook was open and changed my birthday. ...
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How can I add a new recipient to a Facebook message?

I've sent a message in Facebook to multiple people. I want to send another one to the same group without adding them one by one, but just add one new person instead. Is there a way to do this?
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How can I view my followers on Facebook?

Facebook must have changed something again because I cannot find out how to view the list of subscribers. In Googling for this, I came upon this question: Facebook: List of subscribers However, it ...
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How to set Facebook uploaded videos to play as “HD” by default?

When I upload a video to Facebook (not from Youtube, an actual video file), the Facebook player has a setting to play it back in "HD" via a button in the lower right hand corner of the player. Is it ...
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How do I search a text keyword in a Facebook Page

I once liked one text post from one FB Page without clicking its like button (because basically I like every text post from this page). Now, I have to refer that text post in my writing, but the ...
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How long does Facebook take to verify an account?

How long does it take Facebook to verify an account when you submit your ID? It's been nine (9) days now. I submitted it with the online form and got an email back immediately saying I needed to ...
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Transfering facebook profile images into Google Contacts

Is it possible to automatically copy the images of people's facebook profile to Google Contacts? Bonus points if I can also copy other data such as their birthday.
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How do I disable Facebook “infinite scroll”?

It's really annoying the way Facebook constantly loads extra items when I scroll down. Either show me all unseen content right away, or let me click the button to load more - either would be fine. ...