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Get source of a shared Facebook post into IFTTT?

I am trying to figure out a way of getting the source that shared something to Facebook along with content of the post. Ideally I want to export it via RSS, JSON or some other way that will allow me ...
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Facebook: how to post on someone else's page wall?

I've created a business page and a profile for myself, but when I post on someone else's community page wall the post is only visible to my friends. The posts are not visible if I log out either. I've ...
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How to change Facebook theme

Can anybody tell me how to change the theme of Facebook with any extension? In Facebook, there is no theme change option.
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What's static.ak.fbcdn.net that appears on the status bar of my browser everytime Facebook is loading?

I find the message: "waiting for static.ak.fbcdn.net..." on the status bar of my browser everytime I load Facebook and many a times even while loading other websites. I searched on net and found out ...
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Why doesn't Facebook tag on a photo posted to my event appear on my timeline?

I have hosted an event on Facebook. Now people are adding photos to that event and tag me in it. I have a setting that I need to review these tag first. But only one of those tags got in the review ...
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How can I see my Restricted friends list on Facebook?

Each time I post, it comes up with "friends except restricted". I have no "restricted" list on the left hand side of the screen where lists appear. I did have a restricted list ages ago but now I ...
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Is there a way to stop Facebook videos from automatically playing without changing my entire browser settings?

I've heard about Facebook introducing autoplay videos last year, but I’am only now starting to see them in my news feed. While they initially play without sound unless you click the volume icon, it's ...
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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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Is it possible to have Facebook displayed in the old, pre-2013 layout?

I wonder if one can have someone's Facebook timeline displayed in the old, pre-2013 layout/format? That is the short version of my question, which if you know the answer to, it will suffice. The ...
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Why doesn't an entry appear in my timeline when my friend tagged me in his post?

He wrote a long article and tagged a lot of people, some of whom are not my friends. It is a public post. I opened the page of someone that is tagged in the same post and I could see the entry for it ...
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How do I upload animated gifs from Twitter onto Facebook and have them animate?

Animated GIFS on Twitter are great for capturing a meme. Downloading them is tricky, but can be done by reading the HTML source or using an external tool. The problem I have is, whenever I upload an ...
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How are Facebook-shared YouTube video stats recorded?

Instead of sharing YouTube videos by clicking share button in YouTube, there is the possibility that one may just copy & paste the YouTube link and post it as status (and this allows one to see ...
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How do you share a Facebook photo album with people that don't want to register for Facebook?

I recall seeing this option when I created my album, but I don't know how to get back to it. If you email the photo album to a friend, it makes them sign up before they can view it.
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How can you check profiles you have visited, photos you have seen etc in your Facebook account?

I know a certain person has access to my Facebook account. What now came to my knowledge is that this person can somehow know even the profiles I have visited, and the photos I have looked at, and ...
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How to remove Facebook page likes

I manage a Facebook page that had 150k likes. It was hacked. Then sold. Then Facebook gave the page back but it had doubled the amount of likes to 300k. Half my likes are fake, which makes the page ...
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How do Gmail, FB, etc. create web notifications while they're not open?

I get notifications from Gmail and Facebook while they're not open. I don't have their apps installed either. How are they sending me notifications? I'm guessing they're creating a background service ...
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Is there any way to add a blank line in the beginning of a Facebook comment?

Sometimes I'd like to have empty lines at the beginning of my comments on Facebook. However Facebook strips all the attempts I've made so far. Shift + Enter Alt + 32, then Enter Alt + 255, then ...
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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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Don't want to see whether contacts are 'active now' in messenger

Is there a way to turn this off? I don't want to see whether my contacts are 'active now.'
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How do you disconnect Facebook accounts from Instagram?

I signed up for Instagram and it said I already had an account with that email address. I didn't remember signing up but thought maybe I had done it a while ago. I reset my password and logged in. It ...
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Reply to Facebook Message via Email

I know it is possible to receive your Facebook messages via email. I would like to reply by email, but Facebook doesn't allow me to do this and instead returns a delivery failure. Are there any ...
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In a Facebook fan page post, what happen to replies underneath after I delete my comment?

Assume I made a comment to a post on a Facebook fan page (which is public) not owned by me, then a few other people (none of them are the owner of the page) replied, so the replies went under my ...
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Facebook “select all” button removed when inviting friends?

I wanted to invite all my friends on a certain event. It seems that the "select all" button is suddenly not present there (I have 300+ friends). And it certainly has been there two or three days ago ...
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Can't comment on Facebook friend's page

I have a friend on Facebook. I can see his wall and his profile, and comments on items in his profile. But I cannot comment on those items. Our mutual friends can, though. Is there a privacy setting ...
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Is rewarding users for sharing using Facebook or Twitter breaking the TOS?

I read this paragraph from Facebook's change's to the platform policy: You must not incentivize people to use social plugins or to like a Page. This includes offering rewards, or gating apps or ...
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How does Facebook know about my fake Yahoo account?

I have a Facebook account. About 4 years ago I registered on Yahoo to use Yahoo Answers. I entered entirely fake details. I check my Yahoo email very rarely, maybe once a year. When I checked today, ...
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Facebook online indicator does not appear for certain profile

Why can't I see the last login time timestamp or online green circle or cell phone icon only for one certain profile? I can open this user profile without problems.
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Twitter won't link to Facebook

I had previously linked my personal Twitter and Facebook accounts, then unlinked them. Now I am trying to link them again, and no matter what I do, I get the following message: "You're currently ...
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Is the number of Facebook like buttons in a single page limited? [migrated]

Consider a lazy-loading gallery where 10-15 images are shown. Each image has a Like button below it, and scrolling down the gallery potentially lazy-loads hundreds of images. Each image is clickable, ...
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Advertising for a hookah bar on Facebook?

Facebook has numerous places to promote and boost things, however every time I try I get Your ad wasn't approved because it's promoting tobacco, cigarettes, E-cigarettes, cigars or related ...
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What are my most-liked Facebook posts?

Is there a Facebook app that ranks all my Facebook posts (status updates, photos, links, etc.) by number of likes? How about one that ranks my friends by average number of likes on each friend's ...
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Converting Facebook profile to page, not all “likes” were transferred nor all “friends” converted to fans

A friend of mine asked me to convert his profile into a Facebook page. So I have initiated the migration process. And I have migrated the friends into Facebook page fans. He has around 4500+ friends ...
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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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Avoid re-encoded videos on Facebook

I have been uploading a lot of videos to Facebook recently, but I don't know whether Facebook will re-encode a video if the video doesn't meet their requirements. Which render options are valid so ...
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Prevent friend from receiving email notification when I post a status on Facebook

Why do one of my friends get an email message whenever I update a status on Facebook? I want to stop it, as I don't want him to see my posts any further and I have blocked him from the status. Please ...
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How to hide the top Nav Bar of Facebook when scrolling?

In Facebook, when scrolling down, the top blue bar still in there. Is there any way to make it hide when scrolling down, just like in SE? I'm aware of F.B. Purity, but even when I uncheck the Freeze ...
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Strange cookie-related problem with accessing Facebook Page with fb.me URL

When I'm accessing my site via regular (?) URL: https://www.facebook.com/{sitename}/ I can see clearly that I'm logged in. When I'm accessing the very same Facebook Page using the very same ...
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Is it possible to target the spouse of someone who meets certain demographics/interests with a Facebook ad?

Does Facebook have a way to target the spouse of someone who meets certain demographic/interest criteria? For example, could you target an ad to spouses of firefighters or spouses of teachers?
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What are trips on Facebook's Timeline map page?

Go to a Facebook Timeline profile, click on the Maps icon in the info header section, and below the map are five sections: All, Places Lived, Trips, Life Events, and Photos. Where does the Trips part ...
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How to limit old posts on Facebook to a custom friend list

I'd like to know how to automatically assign the visibility of all my Facebook posts to, at most, a custom friend list. I know about the "Limit Old Posts" feature, and this does not allow you to ...
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What is your Instagram password when you login from Facebook?

I've created my Instagram account by logging in through Facebook. Now whenever I have to log in from a laptop or a PC they say my password is incorrect (since they don't have a "login with Facebook ...
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How much time does Facebook need to verify my photo ID?

How much time required to complete Facebook ID verification process? I don't know why they blocked my account. I attached the copy of my id and received an automatically generated reply only. Anybody ...
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How do I clear my Facebook status

I'd like to clear my Facebook status. With the most recent profile changes (December 2010) your status no longer appears at the top of the page with a clear link. With the new interface how do I ...
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How can I search my own Facebook wall for link updates

I could be missing something key in how to view a history of posts to my facebook wall and search tips for Facebook. But how would I go about searching my old Facebook link updates?
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How can I see the posts that someone liked?

I want to see all the likes of a Facebook friend — he/she did like some of my posts but I don't remember which ones. How to see all likes of a friend on my posts/comments?
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Difference between posting on friend's wall vs. tagging a non-friend by name in a photo comment

Can some one please explain the difference between posting content directly on a persons Facebook wall whom in on your friend list and tag a person not on your friend list in the comment section on a ...
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Pinterest Pin It button and Facebook thumbnails don't work with uploaded images on WordPress blog. Why?

I have recently migrated from Blogger to WordPress, but am having issues with images. Both Pinterest and Facebook are not recognising my new images that I am uploading to WordPress, however they do ...
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How can I get my Facebook posts translated from English to another language?

How can I have integrated translation of Facebook posts from English to another language in my browser? I have seen that in some cases, Facebook adds a "Translate" link, but not in my non-English ...
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Delete messages from a group chat

A member of a group chat in FB messenger has deactivated his profile for a while. Will he be able to see the messages in the chat exchanged while his profile was inactive if I delete those messages?
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Changing the name of a Facebook app developer

Is it possible to change the name of an app developer (which is shown here: http://appdata.com/apps/facebook/124024574287414-instagram)? I have the name of the company in payment tab set to "A", name ...