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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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What ordering is shown of friends who liked a photo?

I have a photo that received more than 3 likes. It says, "Adam, Bill, Charles, and x others like this". Based on my notifications, I know that Adam, Bill, and Charles are the friends who most ...
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Show all posts and comments in a Facebook group that I am a member of, not an admin

I am a member of a group and I would like to see all the posts and comments from the beginning of the group (approx 8 months ago). Is there a way that I can do this without spending hours simply ...
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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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Any way to jump to a much older point in a Facebook photo stream?

When you go to the Photos section of a Facebook page, the URL will be https://www.facebook.com/PAGENAME/photos_stream, and then as you keep scrolling down, more photos will appear. This one Facebook ...
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How can I get “education” to feature above “work” on Facebook?

If somebody searches my name my work details appear under my name. Is there a way to get my education details to appear instead without having to remove my employment information?
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Does “don't ask me again” for 'L' key on Facebook imply “Yes” for all future likes even if I cancel?

What happens if I check the "Don't ask me again" box and then click Cancel on the "Like this content?" dialog? Does it do anything? Does it imply confirm in the future? Or does it imply cancel? ...
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How to sync Facebook events in Google calendar, but only those I'm going

So, yeah, I'm able to add Facebook events to my Google calendar following this: https://www.facebook.com/help/152652248136178/ The only problem is that it adds every event I've been invited to. I ...
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Getting the Facebook Spam filter to work properly

At the moment the Facebook Spam filter seems for me to have a zero detection rate for real Spam messages but it does put most Messages send by people I don't know who aren't sending me Spam and who ...
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“Your account is temporarily unavailable. Regain access by logging in from a web browser”

A friend of mine has asked for help because his Hotmail account, and Facebook account associated with it, have been hacked. There's no way to recover the Hotmail account - the hacker has secured it ...
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Facebook Lookback Movie Second Chance?

I was able to successfully create and share the FB Lookback movie, but had to delete it when I saw a picture had been included that should not be shared (someone with their ex). After deleting the ...
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Viewing/Removing Facebook Comments From Past

I've noticed something odd about Facebook comments. Let's say you have a friend, post a comment on their wall or reply to a comment they have made. You can see this comment in your activity log to ...
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Get the Xth person/profile that liked a Facebook page

We have a Facebook page with a number of likes. Is there any way to get the name/Facebook profile of the 10.000th person that liked our page?
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Cancel Business Page Developer Account

I recently set up a business page for my company. I then registered as a developer from that id which was confirmed via my cell phone. I have since found out, (no thanks to any information on the ...
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How to delete the date of photo album in Facebook?

I want to delete the date of a particular album, but I can't. I can only delete the month and day, but the year is still there? How to delete it completely?
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Why does my Facebook profile say I have photos and albums when I don't have any?

I have deleted all my photos and albums from my Facebook profile in order to do some "spring cleaning" and I have realised that even if I have 0 photos it still says: "3 Photos of you", "36 photos", ...
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Facebook Album sorting

I'm uploading dropbox photos to facebook via IFTTT but the problem is the photos are not sorted. Normally I have filenames as date-taken so it should be sorted bu I think IFTTT ignores that. And I ...
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is Facebook actively blocking Emojis?

When I post all Emojis that are available in OSX Mountain Lion on google+, I get this (safari screenshot): When I do exactly the same on facebook I get this (safari screenshot): Is it possible ...
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Facebook - Invite Email Contacts - No one received the invitation

I have a Facebook business page. Recently, I attempted to take advantage of the "build audience" tool. It allows you to upload a .cvs, .txt, or .xml file of email addresses to send an invitation to ...
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Friends can't find me after reactivate account

I deactivated account in Thursday night, in the next morning, I reactivated account, but when I logged on facebook, the menu Find Friends on header bar is gone, otherwise, I tried posting a status, ...
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Can't get past Facebook checkpoint after entering real name

Facebook wanted me to enter my real name, but when I did it didn't accept it. Now I get a blank page (checkpoint) after signing in and can't get to my page. I could and did change my password, but ...
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Social Instagram activity on Facebook is split between the timeline post and the expanded picture

My friend and I both use Instagram for iOS. When we post a picture, there is an option to share it on Facebook. We both have the Facebook timeline enabled. When she posts a picture, she and her ...
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After uploading photos to Facebook from Aperture, all I see is “There are no photos in this album.”

I'm using Apple's Aperture to manage photos on my laptop. It has a built-in "share to Facebook" feature, which allows me to create a Facebook album and upload photos into it. The procedure When I ...
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Is there a way to allow Facebook friends to view, but not to comment on Facebook wall posts by the profile owner?

I've searched Facebook's privacy settings but I can't find a way to disallow friends from commenting on my Wall Posts (that I posted). Is there a way to allow friends to view, but not to comment on ...
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In news feed “person X replied to a comment”—how do I see this comment?

Often, in my news feed I'll be greeted by something like this: So I'm curious as to what my friend wrote. However, I don't want to scroll through 100s of comments, clicking on each one to try and ...
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Trying to set interests on campaign details to boost a post on facebook

I just started boosting posts on my facebook page. When I created the boost I set several interests to target efficiently my prospects. Nevertheless I think a bug happened and the interests were not ...
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Enable Reply on Facebook posts

I see posts by some FB friends where the Reply link is enabled on comments made on the post to facilitate conversation threads. They haven't done anything special to enable this feature. This is a ...
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Is it possible to auto-follow posts on a Facebook group?

I know people more often ask how to stop following a group or post, but I mean what I say in the title. Say I'm a member of a group for a certain academic course, where people often ask for help ...
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Facebook incomplete archive

Facebook has an option to download an archive of all your information. It takes some time to do this but after Facebook ends, they send you an email with a .zip file that has all your information. I'm ...
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Save draft of Facebook comment for later editing and posting

Sometimes I want to start authoring a lengthy comment or comment reply, take a break, then get back to it later. Seems to me "comment draft" is an appropriate description of what I'm looking for, but ...
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It is showing a friend online, but is blank where it should say web or mobile. Why?

I have one friend on my online friends list all the time that does not tell me if they are web or mobile. It is blank where it should say that. All I see is their name and nothing else. What does this ...
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Message going from the “others” folder to inbox when adding a friend?

I sent a message to a person who wasn't friends with me on Facebook at that time, so the message went to her "others" folder and she hasn't read it yet till this day. However, she sent me a friend ...
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How to turn off “Don't forget XXX invited you to YYY” notifications on Facebook

Facebook sometimes sends me a second notification for events, in particular when I haven't pushed "Attend" nor "Decline": How to disable these notifications? Note: I receive too many event ...
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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 share my friend's shared post that was shared by another user/page/group?

When we see a post from our Facebook friend that shares another post from someone else on Facebook, we want to reshare it. My issue is that the share button will share the original post not my ...
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Getting rid of an old Facebook page with a lost password

I have a Facebook page that was created for our business, but no one knows who created it or the password/email associated with it. We'd like to remove it or close it. However, I've tried everything I ...
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Search for Facebook Pages or Groups with specific number of members

I want to search Facebook Pages, or Groups, with a certain keyword, and that has more than 1000 fans or members. Is there a way to set up this search in Facebook?
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Use someone else's Facebook Page likes as target audience?

Is it possible to use the likes of a Facebook Page, that you do not own, as the target audience of a Facebook ad?
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How do I share liked statuses & liked comments from my Facebook Activity log either privately or public?

I would like to make available to my non-Facebook friends (and sometimes Facebook ones, too, who miss my activity in news ticker) all the posts or comments that I like on Facebook. I know using ...
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Avoid Facebook notifications for photo likes

I don't want to see notifications in (desktop) Facebook when friends like one of my photos. Is there a way to do this? There are lots of really similar questions here, but I don't think there's an ...
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Order Facebook page likes by date desc

How can I see my Facebook page likes, but ordered desc by date (the new ones should be the first)? I got a notification that my page has 2 new likes -- and I want to see who liked it. How can I do ...
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If I select a friend to not share a Facebook post with, but otherwise share it with “friends of friends,” can the excluded friend's friends view it?

Consider a scenario in which you would like to reach your friend’s friends on Facebook, but not your friend her/himself, i.e. you'd like help surprising said friend. It is possible to both exclude ...
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Automatically not allow tag for certain friend

I have an overzealous friend on Facebook who always takes random pictures and tags me in them. Is there an automatic way to prevent having him tag me? If I am actually in a picture, is there a way ...
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“Photos of Jonathan” missing while 'viewing as public'

When I look at my Facebook photos via "View as Public" I notice I don't have the Photos of Jonathan tab. I only have the Jonathan's Photos and the Albums tab. I browsed some profiles and noticed some ...
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How to change Spotify Facebook login to email login

Is there a way to change my Spotify login from using Facebook to using just email and password?
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How do I force Facebook to not use a pre-made job title for my work and education?

I'm trying to update my work and education on Facebook, and my title has multiple words in it. However, it insists on changing it to match a pre-made position title with incorrect capitalization. Is ...
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Facebook “Reply to this email to message” does not seem to actually send message

Sometimes when I am not logged on Facebook and my friend Joe sends me a message, it is sent to my email (Gmail), with a footer saying: Reply to this email to message Joe When I reply to the ...
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Facebook's expansion of links in comments on Pages not deterministic?

When adding comments that contain embedded URL links to posts on Pages, it seems that Facebook sometimes expands these links (i.e., displays an associated Preview of the link), and sometimes does not. ...
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Facebook account converted as advert page

I have a normal Facebook account and for the last 4 months whenever I try to open it, I am getting an advertisement page and there are no options or settings available for changing it to my personal ...
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Hidden Facebook Birthdays

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, ...