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How do I disable a Facebook account without deleting it?

Let’s say I want to disappear from Facebook without completely deleting the account (in case I want to keep my contacts, for example, or the content I have uploaded to the service). What steps should ...
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How do I remove Facebook contacts from the Windows 8 People app? [migrated]

I have the People app on my start menu. I have it sync with Facebook. I have since unfriended some people on Facebook, but they are still showing up in the People app. The People app suggests going ...
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I don't get notifications when I comment on pages I “Like”. Why is that?

Let's say I "Like" a specific page on Facebook and make a comment about it. I don't get notifications if someone either "Likes" my comment or writes a comment after mine. Why is this?
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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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Hide friends' page likes from newsfeed

I like seeing when my friends like a picture or video. However, I'm tired of seeing pages that they like. I could care less about that stuff. Is there a way to hide just the page likes?
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Getting non Facebook friends to like my page

Can my non Facebook friends like my page? Can I invite people to like my page that are not friends on my personal Facebook page? I don’t want some people to be my friend but I want them to like the ...
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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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Auto-forwarding messages on a Facebook group to a mailing list

A group I'm a member of has people who use email only, Facebook only, and both email and Facebook. I would like to enable to the email-only people to read messages that people post on the group's ...
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Facebook, messages won't load, the page is blank

I'm having trouble with messages on Facebook, when I try to open the page, it turns blank. I've tried to reload the page but it doesn't work. I've also tried to log in as a different user and read ...
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Search shows 3 Mutual friends not in Friends list

I searched for someone on Facebook and then saw 3 Mutual friends under the search bar but when I opened his Friends list no mutual friend showed up though his Friends list was not hidden. How can it ...
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How can I delete my Facebook posts from an open group where I'm no longer a member?

Background Long time ago I have, unfortunately, created an embarrassing Facebook group and later decided to remove it. According to Facebook's instructions, that can be done by removing all members ...
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How do I get my message icon back onto my Facebook account?

How do I remove the activity log icon from my Facebook page? It took the place of my message icon and now I can't message anyone from my account!
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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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Show posts by all users on my page's Facebook timeline by default

I've created a Facebook page for a community, and I want to make it so that posts by others are shown by default when someone visits the page. Currently, it is only showing posts made by me-as-admin, ...
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Sync Facebook/Twitter posts with Google+

My business uses a Facebook page to post all of their updates on, which (I'm told) are also automatically posted to Twitter. I have just set up a Google+ page for the business, and I would like the ...
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When you delete your Facebook account, will the messages you sent still appear in the inbox of those you sent them to?

Just as the title says, when you delete your Facebook account, will the messages you sent still appear in the inbox of those you sent them to?
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Can I view a cancelled event on Facebook?

I've cancelled a Facebook event on a page I administer -- I was expecting the event to remain in the events page, but marked Cancelled, but it appears to have been completely removed. Is there some ...
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Do I have to worry if somebody tried to reset my Facebook password?

I have got this email earlier which asked me that I have requested t change the password of my FB account which I didn't. I refused the request for that and haven't changed the password of my Gmail ...
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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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Get the number of UNIQUE facebook likes count for an URL [on hold]

I've had an idea to make my website viral: a competition where the users make points and they win prizes. One of the ways they can get points is the following: if they share their personal page (they ...
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How do I go back to original post after a clicking photo comment?

When you click on a photo post on Facebook, it pops up the modal window. You can see the comments on the right. When people leave photo comments, and you click on them, how do you go back to the ...
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Hide last online status in Facebook

I do not want anyone to see when I was last online when I sign on via mobile. They can find this if we have shared a private message together. I need to know how to remove this tracking device ...
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Does google store search queries etc typed into its text box that are never actually sent like facebook allegedly does?

I think I read somewhere (I definitely read this somewhere on a hackernews article) that facebook stores the text you type into your text box while using facebook even if you don't send it, i.e. if ...
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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 auto=play videos last year, but am only now starting to see it in my news feed. While they initially play without sound unless you click the volume icon, it's ...
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Facebook page/personal profile

I have set up a facebook page for my service, but not using my personal account (I created a new account especially for this purpose). Now when I log in, I go directly to that page and that is all I ...
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DST - 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 but still confuse. I have a few posts, posted before 13 Mar via TweetDeck which post to twitter and ...
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How to accept an sms invitaion in mobile phone from facebook user?

Recently I received an sms from facebook saing that, "Ahsanaul invited you to facebook. learn more: http://fb.com/i/1NnObBackULY.... Reply stop to stop getting facebook messages". How can I accept ...
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Facebook messaging

I have set my Facebook account on all my devices as "Turn Chat Off." I like to be on Facebook in peace! I have NOT installed the Messenger App. However, it seems like my friends using the ...
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Can I disable others from receiving notifications every single time I post on FB?

Annoying family member has "Get Notifications" set on my profile. Is there a way to stop them from receiving notifications every time I post? Not talking about things not showing in news feed, or on ...
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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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More detailed Facebook Page ads stats

I've started as simple, 3-days long Facebook Pages Ads campaign. All the information, Facebook gives me is Likes, Reach, Total Spent and Daily Budget. All values are summarized for entire campaign. ...
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Unresponsive Facebook News Feed

I've been having problems for the last 2-3 weeks when visiting my Facebook News Feed in Chrome. The page never completely loads and makes Chrome unresponsive until I get the "Kill page" dialog. ...
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Stop receiving ANY emails from Facebook

I have searched through the options and settings (and searched for "Facebook email" questions on this site) to no avail. What I want is very simple: I do not want Facebook to ever send me an email ...
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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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How to enable Facebook post “seen by” feature?

Some groups in Facebook have the “seen by” feature for all post—mine doesn’t. How can I add this feature to my group? Is this related to number of members or admins?
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2-step Authentication Facebook - Is it possible to disable SMS codes?

I have Facebook login approvals set up. Is there any way to stop Facebook from sending login codes via SMS? Preferably, I'd like to exclusively use my Google Authenticator app to receive login codes. ...
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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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How to view a cached 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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Publish my Pinterest to a Facebook page?

Is it impossible to publish to a page timeline instead of to my personal timeline? I have a FB page for my website and a pinterest for my website, and I would love to enable automatic sharing so it ...
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When I post a comment on someones status, sometimes it appears on my friends news feed.

When I post a comment on someones status, sometimes it appears on my other friends' news feed. I do not want that. Sometimes my friends see something they weren't supposed to see. Something that only ...
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In Facebook, how can I remove a tag of a friend in my photo?

I accidentally tagged the wrong person in one of my photos that I posted. How can I go into the post and remove that person from being tagged?
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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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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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How to increase privacy on Facebook from non-friends?

I happened to see my Facebook account from a profile who isn't my friend. Basically everything is public. I thought I had fixed this with the settings. My issues are: I don't want strangers to ...
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Privacy of the a Facebook timeline photo posted to one friend

I posted a Facebook photo to the news feed from the mobile app. (I presume this is the equivalent of adding it to my own timeline). My privacy settings for individual posts at the time were to share ...
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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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facebook photos

I have joined a "just for fun" type web page on facebook. I have tried to share photos with the page through pinterest, or photos from my facebook page. I haven't had any success with either one. ...
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Posting YouTube video to Facebook

If a YouTube video is posted on Facebook, do the views still count on YouTube every time the video is accessed through Facebook?
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Page is used with personal account

I have a fan page (not business) on Facebook. Earlier I could use my page with my personal name when I used facebook like my personal account. (I could do 'liking' my own uploaded photos on my fan ...
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How can I reconnect to my friend whom I previously blocked?

I have block the one of my friend from my facebook profile, but now we want to reconnect again.... a strange truth of life. Perhaps, Facebook doesn't want that and me & my friend both are not ...