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Facebook chat only page

I don't remember exactly how I got to it, but I opened a page (external possibly) that only showed the chat interface of Facebook. It was quite similar to the gabtastik screenshot What I wanted was ...
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Hide group activity from Facebook feed?

How do I make it so that the activities I do on a certain group (or all the groups if the former isn't plausible) hidden, in that, it doesn't show up on my friends' news feed? I don't own or run the ...
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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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How to stop getting suggested post from un-liked pages in news feeds in Facebook?

I'm seeing posts from un-liked pages of Facebook as suggested post with "like page" link along its side. How could I stop getting this in my news feeds list? BTW, I'm able to restrict specific pages ...
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Facebook Group with a Restricted Friend

On Facebook, I've got my boss as a "Restricted Friend" so he isn't seeing my posts unless I make them public. Now, he's joined a Group that I manage. Will he be able to see posts I make to the group's ...
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Comments Using Facebook Social Plugin Doesnt Post

I cant post on any social media websites using the Facebook plugin. I type my comment and click comment, but it doesn't post. I created another Facebook account thinking something was wrong with my ...
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How can I receive a notification for Facebook page posts?

I co-manage several Facebook business pages which are updated daily. I would like to keep abreast of what they post without having to check FB all the time - ideally through E-Mail. I don't want to ...
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How do I search my Friends' profiles in Facebook

Is there any way I can search for words matching anywhere in my Facebook friends' Profiles or Timelines or anything else they have on Facebook? P.S.: a wordcloud of the most commonly used words in my ...
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tagging people who aren't on facebook

I uploaded a collection of photos with a person I wasn't able to find on Facebook. Is there a way to enter is name? It's not a tag in the photo itself, by the part where you specify "who you are ...
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Sharing an event from a Page

I have an event on my Facebook Page that I would like to share on my own personal news feed. There is no share button. How can I do this?
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Is it possible to find out when a comment was liked on Facebook?

Is it possible to find out the date/time someone liked a comment or post on Facebook?
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Facebook Timeline: a post's share button versus a post's friends drop-down menu

In Facebook, when user JohnDoe views a post which has been added (by JohnDoe or by one of JohnDoes friends) on JoeDoe's Timeline, what is the point of JohnDoe's user interface displaying both: a ...
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Why my posts are not visible in mobile version of Facebook?

I just have created my personal Facebook account. I have a problem. When I publish the new post on the other fan page wall it is invisible in mobile version of Facebook (e.g Android or ios). ...
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Hiding my birthday

How can I hide my birthday and prevent Facebook from notifying my friends when I have a birthday? I tried "Settings -> Privacy", but it only gives very general settings - there is nothing specific ...
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How do I recover the facebook account password?

I have forgotten my facebook account password and also I have no access to the number which I use to log-in to facebook account. On this page(see the image below) they are asking for a government ...
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How do I set a friend of a friend tagged on a photo I posted?

I shared a photo with my friends only. I'd like a friend of a friend to see a photo or a photoset. (He is not my friend.) To do that, I set my photo with friends-only privacy and tag a friend of my ...
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Someone sent a message to a friend on Facebook. It wasn't me. Nobody else has access to my account. How?

Someone sent a message to 4 friends on Facebook. It wasn't me, and couldn't've been me, since I was driving at the time. Nobody else has access to my account. The only 2 devices that are logged into ...
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How can I get a non-friend to view photos I've been tagged in?

I have a friend who cannot be my facebook friend, but I would like them to be able to view on my timeline any photos that I've been tagged in by others. Is this possible?
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Why can't I reply to Facebook wall posts by email?

As mentioned in this answer, it is supposed to be possible to respond to Facebook wall posts via email, by replying to the notification message. This used to work for me, but now suddenly doesn't. ...
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Where can I find the the address to mypage@facebook.com?

What didn't work so far: Sending an e-mail to the exact page slug followed by @facebook.com Sending a message to an e-mail from the page. The option is not available. I'm looking for something ...
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Tool to bulk remove Facebook status updates [on hold]

Is there any tool/webapp out there that will let me bulk delete past status updates? The only solution I have found so far is going back manually and deleting them one by one.
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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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How to Make Text link to Hyperlinks in Facebook Comment social plugin?

Now this is very tricky thing. I have recently seen that many blogs do have facebook comment plugins where anyone can comment and place relevant links. But the problem is those links are in text and ...
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How to get email notifications when someone likes my Facebook post?

I get email notifications when someone comments on my Facebook post but not when someone likes it. I went through the notifications settings and couldn't find where to set the like notification ...
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348 views

How to save Facebook likes to Pocket?

For Twitter favorites, I am using IFTTT so that every time I favorite something on Twitter, a new entry is added to my Pocket queue. Could the same be achieved for Facebook likes somehow?
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Likes on original post instead of the shared one

When I share a post from a fan page on Facebook, how can I make likes appear on the original post instead of on my share?
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Turn off ALL “invited you to play” notifications on Facebook

On Facebook, how can I get rid of ALL "User X has invited you to play Game Y" from showing up in my Facebook notifications, without having to block/unfriend each and every app/user? I have seen this ...
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In Facebook, how can I enable “Shown on Timeline” as default for YouTube activity?

When I upload videos to my YouTube account, I know they get posted to Facebook because my friends can see them but I cannot see them myself unless I go to my Privacy Settings, then click "Use Activity ...
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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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“Musical Instrument” category for Facebook page? Can't ask questions on Facebook Help Centre

The reason I'm asking this here is because I can't post questions in the Facebook help section—I don't know why. I can't find the "Musical Instrument" category in my page settings. I looked at every ...
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871 views

Export content and titles from Facebook business page

Does anyone know how to export the titles and content off a personal fan page on Facebook? I have added over 120 photo albums and stories and would like to keep them organized so I don't ever put the ...
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Email and password on Facebook account

I opened a Facebook account for my husband using the same email as mine for my Facebook account. I have since purchased a new computer and when I enter my email address and password it says the ...
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466 views

Facebook fan page - search keywords

Apparently Facebook doesn't allow you to change the name of a fan page with more than 100 fans This is causing problems for one of my clients, as they've recently gone through this whole rebranding ...
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Is it possible to find a recent ad in Facebook?

Yesterday there was an ad displayed in the feed. How would I go about finding this ad again if I don't have any information on the company like name etc? Perhaps even viewing only sponsored posts and ...
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On Facebook, can I find out who else likes a page?

I can see that 103 people "like" a page but how can I find out who they are? With the old "group" system this was so easy!
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How to view a comment I made on a post with tons of comments?

Let's say I commented on a picture, among let's say 1 million other comments. If you try to press "View more comments" it will load 50 at a time. As you can imagine, it could take many hours to find ...
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reply to particular comments on facebook

A post was made by popular non-profit organization. Many comments were made on it. Some how replies to certain comments were made. When and how does Facebook allow for replies to particular comments, ...
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Better way to search the Facebook activity log / timeline?

I'm trying to find a post I made on my timeline (aka wall) several months (or even years) ago, but can't find a way to search for it. I see there's a way to download my entire content, but that's very ...
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Impossible to set exact location on a Facebook Page

I am trying the last days to set exact location on a Facebook Page I administrate. The address is located in the mountains and there are no address on city near it. I tried several addresses but ...
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Searching Facebook for a combination of hashtags

I can search public Facebook posts using a single hashtag with a search such as https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/foo or https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/bar. But how can I search posts that include ...
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Does this Chrome extension of reporting who visits your Facebook profile work? [closed]

I found this Google extension in Google Web Store https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/profile-visitors-for-face/ihjbpjahiibmjdlcgodcnmpelpmilamk?hl=en It promises that one can see who visits ...
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How can I make a link in my website open directly in the Facebook App? [closed]

It's crucial that the mobile version of my website opens the link to its Facebook page in the Facebook App, instead of the browser of the phone. Any idea of how I can accomplish that?
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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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Why can't I paste into comments in Facebook in Firefox?

For more than 3 months Ctrl+V doesn't work when I want to paste something into Facebook comments. I can only drag and drop into the comment box. But my friends say they don't have problems with it... ...
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How do you input this emoticon in Facebook messages?

I'm using Firefox 35.0.1 and having trouble inserting this emoticon: It doesn't appear in the emoticon list: So my only option has been copying it from an external website. Is that what everyone ...
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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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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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Watching Facebook videos without Flash

I do not have Flash installed on my computer. Is there any way to watch videos on Facebook without using Flash?
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Can't rearrange open chat tabs anymore?

I used to be able to rearrange open chat tabs in Facebook, clicking and dragging them left or right. This stopped working recently (a month or two ago). I've tried it with regular Chrome, Chrome in ...