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Create facebook ad for people who like specific group or page (targetting)?

I would like to boost a specific post and target people who liked a group or page that I do not own. Can this be done or it's forbidden to prevent spam (or whatever)? I used targeted advertising to ...
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Automatic update on Facebook page

Is there any app that has the feature where we list down the Facebook posts that we want to update and then we set time for it as well and then it updates that post automatically on the page?
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How to post as Facebook page on other pages or profiles

I set the setting "Use Facebook as...." to my Facebook page. However, when I'm posting on other walls than on the pages wall, the post is made as my Facebook user. How can I post as Facebook page on ...
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How to auto-expand all “older posts” on Facebook wall

Is there a way to automatically expand all "older posts" on a Facebook wall at once? I'm using Firefox if it matters.
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When Facebook page qualify to have a web address?

I have created two Facebook pages, both never published so far, first on March, 9 and second today. While I had absolutely no problems with setting Facebook Web Address for the first page, it seems, ...
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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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How to stop Facebook Android app from showing someone likes something type of messages in my newsfeed?

My Facebook newsfeed is cluttered with "someone likes something" type of messages. How do I stop these from showing in the Android Facebook app?
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Reactivating deactivated Facebook account removed me from someone's blocked list

As a test, I had someone block me before I deactivated my account. I waited for over a year and then reactivated my account. I now appear to unblocked (but still unfriended) by that person. They ...
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Can I change the URL of a link shared on a Facebook page?

I recently migrated a bunch of different corporate sites into one CMS instance, which routes URLs differently than the CMSes that they used to be in. Now there's a lot of dead links for old posts on ...
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Nearby Friends on Facebook not updating?

My main question is why some friends that show up on my Nearby Friends frequently have their locations updated but others show a timestamp of 1+ hours since it was last updated? I'm asking this ...
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How to deal with Facebook real name policy?

I used to have a Facebook profile for my store. It had 3000 friends and still brings lots of visits to my web site. Now, when I open my Facebook account, it asks for my real name and won't let me go ...
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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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Email of permanently deleted Facebook account is not reusable

One of my friends hacked my Gmail ID and opened a Facebook account with that ID. Now I have reset password for both Gmail and Facebook account and deleted that Facebook account. But when I want to use ...
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Change a Facebook 'page owner' (not admin)

I am a page admin along with a few others. There is now a 'Page Owner' listed on top, and it's a company. I'm assuming this is a business account? How can this page owner be changed? Who has the ...
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“Don't forget” event notification: how do they work?

I recently noticed that I received for some invitations, not all, a reminder notification saying "Don't Forget: X invited you to X event" on Facebook. I wanted to know how these work, what is the ...
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Don't allow comments on Facebook page

Is there any way to not allow people commenting on posts of my Facebook page?
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Disable/Enable Images in Comments on Facebook (Profile Posts, not Pages)

I know Facebook pages have the ability for admins to disable photos in comments which says to do so by disabling photo/video posts to a page's timeline (which seems counter-intuitive, but I digress). ...
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Facebook Search Friend I may know ALSO lives in certain area

I want to use Facebook to invite potentially interested people to an event. That event being an Arm Wrestling Tournament. To efficiently locate people interested in Arm Wrestling criteria, I wish to ...
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How to block a game on Facebook?

This question is similar to this SE question which asks about how to "block all app & game invitations (once and for all)". My question is different: it asks about how to "block a particular, ...
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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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Seeing friends' comments in a long list of comments

I get these updates on my Facebook feed saying John GuyYouKnow commented on the following link: insert stupid link here. Naturally I am now curious what my friend said about that stupid link. So I ...
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Is it possible to bulk edit all my Facebook posts?

I am in a situation, where I have to bulk-edit all URLs I have ever posted, preferably with a regular expression. Is that possible?
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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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Video uploads on one profile default to HD, on another default to standard! Why?

So, I know that as a user I can change the "Settings" => "Videos" => "Video Default Quality" setting to "HD if available" to see HD videos. However, I have that currently set to "Default". What I am ...
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How to make Facebook defaults the viewer video in HD

On Facebook, some videos are with HD enabled automatically by default, while others are not. I uploaded some videos, and would like that my viewers see it with HD turned on by default. I want my ...
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Facebook Event - Wall Post not showing photo when logged off

I am having a problem with a Facebook fan-page. I created an event and then made a wall post with a photo. The wall post with photo is visible when I am logged in. But when I log out, the photo is ...
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How to disable notifications for all Facebook events?

Facebook is constantly pestering me with updates from events I'm signed up to. Is there a way to completely disable those notifications? I know it's possible to manually click "Stop Notifications" on ...
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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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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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Symbol Script for Breast Cancer Ribbon

I have Windows Vista 32 bit with Javascript. I am a four time breast cancer survivor who uses Facebook for support, awareness, education and spreading positivity and my love of God. I would very much ...
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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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how to find a person given more details on Facebook?

They screwed it up again. In Facebook search how do you get the option to enter more details when trying to search for someone or something? For example you want to find "Jane" who lives in "New York" ...
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Activating Facebook after permanent deactivation

Someone has hacked my Yahoo email and my Facebook password recently (about 2 weeks ago) and deactivated my Facebook account permanently, so I contacted Yahoo help center and succeeded to get my email ...
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“This phone number already exists on your account” error in Facebook

I broke my phone and relied on Facebook to contact my friends. Unfortunately, I forgot my password, reset it and was locked out for 24 hrs. During that time, I created another profile so I could ...
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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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Why do Facebook messages sometimes fail to send?

Sometimes when I send a message on Facebook it says "failed to send message". Why is this? It's happened both on desktop and Android app.
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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 login IP list

Is it possible on Facebook to obtain a list of recent login IP addresses? If not, is it possible to get information about recent login attempts? When somebody tries to login (but fails the photo ...
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Interactions with “former friends” on Facebook

I'm wondering whether you get notified on interactions with items relating to you if you can't see the item anymore on that user's profile on Facebook. My specific case is that I posted a message on ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Block event invites from non-friends in Facebook (2014)

How do I block/ignore event invites from non-friends, sent to me through a group? I don't want to leave the group, and turning off all notifications of the group didn't help ignoring the event ...
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Sometimes cannot add post time when posting on my timeline

Sometimes when using Facebook I've noticed it seems that, if I make too many posts within one day, when I go to make a new post I do not have the option to add a time to the post, just text, pictures, ...
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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 search for Comments made to Posts I have made in Facebook Groups

I find that comments to posts I have made (on my wall or to FB Groups) get buried among all the Likes and other notifications. While I'm as narcissistic as the next person, I'd rather ignore the ...
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Is there a way to edit the username under five characters on Facebook?

For example, look at this image below : This user has a username of just two characters: mf. Are there any tricks involved for achieving this?