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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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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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How to change Facebook username to the previous one

I had changed my Facebook username (once) and Facebook doesn't allow me to change it twice. So I want to change it back to the old one. Is this possible? Or, are there any methods to change the ...
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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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Why can't I see who I'm following

Recently I realised that I was following lots of people and decided to remove them all, so I went to my list of friends and un-followed them and then went to my list of likes and un-followed most of ...
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Facebook: posting versus linking versus sharing (and using Facebook for promoting one's image / self-advertising)?

I would like to know what the exact differences are between posting versus linking versus sharing, in full detail. When someone posts to one's own or to a friend's timeline, say John Doe's timeline, ...
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Facebook versus Twitter: what are the main differences?

I was once told that Twitter is more useful to famous people such as politicians, actors, and singers as these can gather followers in the tens of thousands if not in the millions without having to ...
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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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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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How do I have friends time on Facebook not shown

Friends are listed to right of Facebook page. Next to their names is the amount of time they spent on Facebook. How do I not show that information?
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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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Why doesn't Facebook show my likes and recommendations to my friends?

Within the past 2 days I have "liked" a page on Facebook and also used the Facebook widget on a news site to "recommend" an article. When I go to my Activity Log, it shows me both the page like and ...
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What information does the web able to access a computer? [on hold]

I am wondering how much information does Google/Facebook could get from a computer. For sure, they will know the ip address of the computer. Do they know the mac address of the computer LAN card/wifi? ...
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Find the URL of an individual Facebook post

I am looking for the URL for a Facebook post. Can get the URL of the post by clicking on the timestamp, but this isn't what I am looking for. The URL I need is of the format ...
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Why can't my friend see a photo on my timeline that is supposed to viewable by friends of anyone tagged?

I was recently tagged in a photo. The person that took it is not my friend (a mutual friend of ours, who also appears in the photo, tagged me). I approved it to appear on my timeline. If I look at ...
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Facebook for Android app no longer displays og:image of website served via home computer's IP

I've followed the advice given in this post. I have updated the Facebook cache, and shared a website on Facebook on my Facebook timeline (shared only with me for testing purposes) via a web browser. ...
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Facebook sharer.php not updating shared information after page update

I am using the URL https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=http://example.com/" to allow users to share my website by sending users browsing my site to the aforementioned link. However, after ...
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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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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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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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How can I block app and game invitations once and for all in Facebook?

I want to block app and game invitations once and for all in Facebook. How can I do it so they cannot disturb me anymore?
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Block my activity on Friends' News Feeds like Photo Likes or Post Likes

(I am not asking how to block my posts on my timeline.) I am asking how I can block my activity, such as posting in open groups, making comments on people's posts, adding a friend, liking a photo, ...
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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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Make Facebook Likes on a Page (Private)?

In constant urge to keep myself updated on what's going on in other universities, I would like to like the official facebook pages of these universities; but I also want to keep this activity private ...
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How long does it take for a freed Facebook username to become available again

I want to change my personal profile's username so I can use the existing username for my business page instead, is that a safe move and how long will it take for the freed username to become ...
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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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When you change your Facebook's username, what happens to the old one?

When you change your Facebook's username, what happens to the old one? I'd like to change it, but I don't want the old one to be squatted: does the old one become available, or it stays locked ...
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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 to post the data from the app which in facebook to other webpage [on hold]

I have a app which is in facebook. And I have created a form in the app using html script. but when I am using these script it is not working .How do we post the form data which is in the app to a ...
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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 can real time comments be turned on?

A few months ago comments were loading automatically, now I have to refresh to see new ones. How do I turn auto-load back on?
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How long does it take to restore a disabled Facebook account?

How long will it take to get back my Facebook account? I have submitted my PAN card as I didn’t have my ID card. So when will Facebook reply about the verification process? It’s been three days and I ...
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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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How to get the count of messages with someone in Facebook

I want to know the number of messages I have with anyone on Facebook. Is there some way to know the count of messages that have been exchanged between me and someone else?
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Facebook Restricted Friends

I have put some friends in the restricted list and I don't know if they can post on my timeline. I have tried to see my profile as a specific person, as one that is in the restricted list but I can't ...
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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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Remove an email address used to create a Facebook page

I created a Facebook Business page with my personal email address but want to remove that and use my business email for the account alone. In hindsight, I should have used a business email address. ...
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How can I find the most active time for a particular Facebook Group (best time to post)?

I want to post on a Facebook group when that group is most active. Is there anyway to get those sorts of stats for a particular Facebook Group?
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facebook photo privacy problem suggest setting

my photo album is limited to friends only still photos can be viewed in section "abc's photo" but not in album section. photo's are not shared by anyone but friends of firends can view it.
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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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Login to accounts

I have multiple accounts on the web. Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Amazon and many more to name a few. The other day I was chatting with a dev on Facebook and he suggested that I embed a post that I was ...
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How to stop friend requests from friends of friends

How can I stop friend requests from "friends of friends" when I don't have a clue who those people are? I have a Facebook account to keep up with people I know personally who have moved away, but I ...
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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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Share Facebook Photo Album on Page

I have a page on Facebook for my church. During church events, various members will take pictures, then post the pictures to their personal Facebook pages. Is it possible to take these personal albums ...