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Searching for people on Facebook not using a conventional characters in their names

It's true not everyone uses their real name on Facebook, but there are some who doesn't even use "real" and generally used characters in it. For example one can keep their name β₳₮MAN on Facebook, ...
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Result starts with someone who is not a friend in Facebook search

I've noticed that recently when I enter a letter into the search bar, the first person that comes up isn't a friend of mine, but the rest are. Does anyone know why this person comes up first?
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Region-specific user submitted content on a facebook page

I am in a process of setting up a page for a band which would have geographically-diverse fan base. What I am after is following: Have each language-specific community see only the comments made in ...
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I forgot my Facebook password and cannot retrieve it [on hold]

I use a Facebook email address (at facebook.com). I tried many things but still had no success. What can I do or what am I supposed to do to retrieve my password?
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Trello notifications in Facebook

Is there a way to integrate Trello (or a Trello-like app) with Facebook so that users get notifications when there's new activity? Maybe even use the app directly in Facebook? If not, is such an app ...
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Similar posts shared in Facebook

My two friends, who are not friends with each other, shared the same cartoon. They appeared in sequence on my Home page. Is there a way to combine them and combine the likes and comments in one shared ...
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I cannot see my friend's birthdays on Facebook!

I used to be able to see my friends’ birthdays on one of the side panels on the Facebook homepage, but now it's gone and I can't find a setting to bring it back. Is there such a setting? And if yes, ...
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Can Facebook's birthday list be expanded to include upcoming birthdays?

Is there a way to expand the list of birthdays on Facebook? I use to notice people's birthdays because their names and birthday were listed. Facebook has moved the list up the page, condensed it, and ...
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Facebook Wall vs Timeline

How do I post a picture onto my Facebook personal profile wall for a public audience, without Facebook also putting it on the timeline and notifying all my friends that I have posted a picture?
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Seeing non-friends status updates

If a friend has their status update privacy set to 'Friends of Friends' ... does that mean that everyone on MY friends list see all their status updates, regardless of whether I 'like' or comment on ...
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Is there a character limit on Facebook private/direct messages?

Main question: Is there a character limit on Facebook private/direct messages? Does this differ when submitting a message on a mobile device as opposed to a regular desktop browser - or on the ...
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How to claim an automatic facebook page (That I have the rights for)

I have the rights for a certain video game brand (won't disclose it here). I searched facebook and found an automatic page for this brand, that was generated off Wikipedia, and has around 4,800 likes. ...
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Likes disappearing [on hold]

For the last couple of days, every time I've got a notification that I've received a "like" on a post that I've made, when I click through the like is no longer there. I thought at first that this was ...
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How to hide the new friendship with a user from few of my friends on Facebook

I want to make a friendship with some person, but I don't want to let some of my friends know that me and that person have become friends. How can I achieve this? What privacy settings changes do I ...
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Facebook privacy settings

Months ago I customized my privacy settings so that some of my Facebook friends wouldn't be able to see my future posts. Yet, one friend I specifically put under "don't share this with" category liked ...
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Is it possible to quickly invite people to join a group rather than just adding them?

I recently created a Facebook group. I'd like to invite a bunch of people to join the group instead of adding them without their permission. Is this possible?
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Facebook posts by others don't appear on timeline

I want posts by others as well as posts by page to appear on the page's timeline. I have enabled it in manage permissions but it will not work. Notably, at the top of the page's timeline ...
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How to not let other people see your friendlist in the facebook app [on hold]

Title says so. In the apple facebook app, I can't find how to not let other people to see my friend list.
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How to remove “More Friends ” from facebook chat?

I have a big problem with facebook chat and here I am attaching the image for the reference with the problem mentioned on the image. ---> Image But I am also describing below if you are not able to ...
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Who can see Facebook tags before I have approved them?

I was recently tagged in a Facebook status update, and thankfully I have my "tagging review" enabled. So essentially, my question is, if I was tagged in something, and I haven't approved it yet, ...
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How to view a cached Facebook page

I need to save a topic on Facebook. The page contains a very offensive topic, which the author has deleted, when he realized he could be prosecuted. I tried: to save the tab, but I can't save it. ...
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How to forward Messages to a Facebook page to non admin emails?

When a Facebook page like https://www.facebook.com/stackexchange gets a message, Admins of this page will receive a notification, if the admin user has email notifications turned on, the admin will ...
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How to make my Facebook ID with one word only?

My Facebook name is Raihan Khalil. But I want to make it just Raihan. I tried but can't do it. Facebook requires you to have a first and last name. I've seen some people on Facebook with just a single ...
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Facebook events in news feed

I can keep pictures that I have been tagged in from showing up in my own timeline and on other people's news feed by simply requiring that those tags get reviewed by me—and not approving them. How do ...
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Show only posts of my friends on Facebook

I've liked many pages on Facebook and now my news feed is dominated by their posts. I like going through it, but sometimes I just want to see friends' posts. Is there a way to filter all posts except ...
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Stop my photos from getting onto Facebook?

How can I stop photos of me from getting onto Facebook or Google Plus? I am not a user of social networks and do not want my photo on these networks. I am very concerned I may be added by friends or ...
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Who can see posts and photos I've been tagged in on my timeline

Is it possible to allow in my timeline to be tagged in posts but to hide from my timeline every photo where I am tagged? In other words, is it possible to separate confidentiality parameters between ...
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Can I turn off notifications to others when someone posts on my wall?

If someone posts on my wall on Facebook I don't want my other friends to be notified about this or have it shown on their feed. How can I turn this off?
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Twitter and Facebook time difference by one hour for post before 13 Mar

This is simple enough question. I know daylight saving time but I am living in non-DST place and still confused. I have a few posts, posted before 13 Mar via TweetDeck which post to Twitter and ...
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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 ...
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Editing the text of a Facebook post that includes a photo

It's usually fairly easy to edit the text of a post you made on Facebook — you simply click the button on the upper right area of the post and it offers you the option of "Edit" or "Delete". However, ...
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Facebook App chat very weird situation

I have Facebook app on my iPhone 4S and I have an issue. Although chat is off, when I check my Facebook from my iPhone, any Facebook friend of mine can enter his inbox where we had conversation and he ...
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Why is Facebook redirecting to homepage when accessing a particular profile name?

Regardless of being or not logged in to Facebook, when I access a profile username URL like https://www.facebook.com/someusername (note this is not the username in question) I am redirected to ...
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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 in facebook.
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How to turn off notification from specific lists?! Getting way too many about irrelevant things!

Notifications option off?! I have tried to use the Facebook 'close friends' etc. list and I started getting waaay too many notification from this as it notifies me every time they share a status, ...
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Remove Developer Insights from Facebook

How I can remove this? It's here, in the left column
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Hiding mutual friends when I am friends with both people

I have two friends we will name them F1 and F2 on Facebook that were really close. I had a falling out with F2 but I am still friends with them on Facebook. So, I went to F1's mutual friend list ...
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Notification of posts including your business place on Facebook

As per title, I'd like to know if there is a way to get proper notifications about posts that include my local business on facebook, more specifically I'd like to be notified when people tag my page ...
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How to avoid cropping Facebook profile picture and not lose its quality?

Every time I try to update my profile picture on Facebook, it asks me to crop it to a square. This happens both when trying to upload a new picture and when trying to use an existing picture from a ...
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How to find out what somebody's email address is without being connected to Facebook

If you have no way of being able to connect to Facebook but there is someone you need to contact, is there any other way of finding out what their e-mail address is?
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How can you download all the data from a Facebook Group?

I have a private group in Facebook for a group of classmates. I know with the tools Facebook provides you are able to download your own data. However, I want to download all the status updates, ...
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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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Facebook 'real name' problem

I've tried to set up a personal Facebook account but it keeps blocking me out because it says I need to use my 'real name', but I am!! and it's a very ordinary British name. There are a lot of other ...
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What format for animated slideshow to post on Facebook?

I have a slide show created with OpenOffice. It is saved as an .odp file. What format should it be to post on Facebook?
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Facebook business page with no real person profile

I want to make a business page but not related to my Facebook profile so if I make a profile with no real human name, will I have a problem? Is Facebook going to delete it?
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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 get email notifications from ONLY 1 Facebook group

I have a Facebook account, but I don't really want to use Facebook. I only use Facebook for one group that only sends notifications through Facebook. How would one get email notifications only from ...
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Facebook group/page forces me to join automatically?

Why do some Facebook pages/groups just need to add me from their side and I then immediately become joined it without my review first? Some folks add me to very dirty sites and it appears in the ...
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Facebook Custom Post

I have a question on my wall post. I want to share this one post to this one friend, because I only want her to read it. My question is, will her friends see that particular post?
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People can see with whom I shared a post, when I post it with custom sharing

Usually I post status or links with custom sharing. e.g. I do post a status keeping 10-15 people in custom list. Now, if one of them hovers the mouse on the "gear" or "custom" sharing icon, they can ...