The [friends] tag pertains to questions related to "friends" on social networks or other websites.

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Knowing who I sent a friend request to on Facebook

Today I received a notification that XYZ has accepted my friend request. I do not know the person and do not remember sending any request to him. Is there any way to check if I sent the request to ...
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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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Can't see my friend's likes, but another friend can

My husband and I have the same Facebook friend. When that friend likes a post, my husband sees the liked post but I do not. Why is this? Can't I see the same friend's liked post?
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How to jump to friend's comment on video or photo

On Facebook, in the news feed you can see when friends place a comment on a video or photo. However, what that friend has written is not shown directly, which is annoying when the video or photo has ...
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Facebook Change from Profile into an Artist Page -> Now all Friends lost

I changed my Facebook profile with 1,300 Friends into a Facebook Page because I am a music artist. Facebook said only my friends and the profile picture would be in the Page. Now that I have changed ...
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Printing friends list off Facebook with just their names

Is there a way to print your Facebook Friends List? Not their information, just the names on your list. It would make it much easier to see who you lost when your amount of friends changes if you ...
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How do I export Facebook friends list that includes disabled accounts?

I just need a list of names, and no other info such as contact details. Other answers to this question, such as ...
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Facebook friends list, including disabled accounts, shows one less than friends count!

For a while now, Facebook has been showing deactivated accounts in one's friends list, which is nice. However, the total number of friends in my list, including disabled accounts, is one less than the ...
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Why do I get so many unsolicited Facebook friend requests?

At least once a day, I get a Facebook friend request from someone I don't know, most likely a fake account, from people all over the world. Does it happen to everyone, or am I somehow targeted? Is ...
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Using a Facebook Page as a social plugin to get friend requests from website visitors

Can I use my personal Facebook Page as a social plugin on my website, in order to get friend requests from visitors of that website? I want to generate friend requests through the website, is there a ...
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Determine who unfriended me on Facebook

Is there a way to find out who "unfriended" me on Facebook?
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How to stop a blocked person from seeing my posts,comments, photos and tags on a common friend's timeline

I blocked my friend's bf on my facebook since he's freaking me out; but when she sees her profile as he would; all my pictures, posts and comments on her timeline are visible to him. This isn't ...
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I want to hide myself from a particular friend's friends

I guess this is a special case but I want to hide my profile, especially DP (Profile Picture) and timeline, from a particular friend's friends. I know we can hide ourselves from friends of friends. ...
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How do you unhide a friend on your Facebook wall?

On facebook I was trying to hide notifications from an application but I accidental hit the person's name. How can I undo the hiding of a friend?
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How can I allow someone who isn't my Facebook friend to like my photo?

I want people to like my album/photo since I'm joining a quiz. Unfortunately, even though I set my album as public, a non-friend can't like it. How do I change the setting?
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How do you tell if two people on Facebook are friends with each other?

My friend is John Doe. He hides his friend list from me so only the mutual friends who don't hide their friend list will see it. There is another friend I may suspect is a friend of John Smith and his ...
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How does Facebook figure out my top friends

The friends in my chat window on Facebook are pretty much all people I interact with most on Facebook. There is one person however that I have removed from my newsfeed and though I used Facebook to ...
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Select All Friends in Facebook

How does one select all ones friends when trying to invite friends into groups, etc.?
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How can I adjust my Facebook settings so I see when friends make new friends?

In the past, my Facebook wall showed me when a friend had made a new FB friend, and also told me who that friend was. Now, my wall does not show when any of my friends make a new friend. This only ...
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Why can't I find friends in the search box?

Why is it that people who I know to be on Facebook won't come up in the search box? This has happened numerous times. I've also had people say they could not find me when I've told them to search me ...
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Facebook Restriction and Friends of Friends

If I have my stuff like pictures and statuses as friends of friends, can the people whom I have put in my restricted list view them?
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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 ...
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Why have some of my friends have gone missing from Facebook?

I was looking through my friends list and spotted this: Some of my friends (well more like acquaintances, but you get the picture) are displayed in the list, but don't have a "Friends" button and ...
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Facebook friends list as seen by my friend's friend

If I have friend M on Facebook and he has a friend H, does H see that M and I are friends when she looks at my timeline (I have set my friends list to only be shown to me and M's list is public on ...
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Will my restricted list's friends be able to see my posts?

If I set the privacy of my posts to Friends of Friends; except Restricted, will they get to see my posts? Example: John Smith is in my Restricted List. Jane Doe is a friend of John Smith. Will she be ...
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How to unlist automation friend lists in Facebook?

In my Facerbook friend list, there are some lists that were created automatically (the one with lightning icon on their right) e.g. the lists whose names are my high school and undergraduate ...
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Is there a web app that lets you see all of your friends' social streams from a single interface? [closed]

I am looking for a web app that lets you see all of your friends' social streams from a single interface. Does anyone know of any? Examples of features I'm looking for: Integration with Google ...
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How can I add all my friends to a Facebook group at once?

How can i add all of my friends to a Facebook group at once? I have found several JavaScripts to do this when i searching this on Google. but all of them are spam, scam. Is there any trustworthy ...
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How to find out who was the friend request sender in a friendship?

So lets say John Smith and John Doe are friends since 2010. Is there a way to find out whether John Smith or John Doe sent the friend request for this friendship in the first place?
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Remove friends of friends’ items from my timeline

I am so sick of my timeline of close friends getting filled up by my friends’ friends items from their Facebook. How can I stop this from plugging up my Facebook?
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How does the Facebook friend finder operate?

Facebook friend finder is really creepy. It has suggested to me: The father of a friend of mine—hose existence in Facebook was unknown to the said friend of mine himself. The twin brother of a ...
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How to ignore a friend on Facebook?

I want to "delete" some friends from Facebook without them noticing. Is that possible? Is possible at least to hide them from Facebook chat?
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How do I delete friends on Facebook?

How can I permanently delete friends from my Facebook account?
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How can I hide my friends list in Facebook?

I don't want people to see my friend list when they look at my Facebook account. How can I hide my friends list from people looking at my Facebook account? When I google for this, I see about 100 ...
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How to prevent my friends from seeing my friends’ list on Facebook

I am wondering, is there a way that enables me to customize how my friends in my friend list see each other on Facebook? There are some cases that make this feature so useful and necessary, for ...
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Facebook app to delete friends

I'm looking for an app that would “measure” how bad friends you are with all your Facebook friends. For example, it could take into account those points: If you have friends in common/how many of ...
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How to see who viewed my Facebook profile which is not in my friend list?

I have someone not added in my friends list that randomly visits my profile page. How can I know who visited my Facebook profile page besides the persons i’m already friends with? I know that right ...
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Avoid friends from getting my notifications [duplicate]

I want that even if my friends have activated "Get notifications" for me, stop them from getting my notifications because I don't want my friends from seeing my likes, comments and so. I have seen ...
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How to add people with the new YouTube profiles as friends?

It's easy to add people with the old YouTube profiles as friend, as you just click the link: I see no such option where the other links are on the new profiles though: Is there still a way to do ...
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If I share something on Facebook with my close friends list, can they share it to others?

If I share something on Facebook with my close friends list, can they share it to others? I'd like to share family photos with only my close friends, but I'm wondering -- can they in turn repost or ...
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How can I unfollow People on Fitocracy?

I've found no way to do this on the website or in the android app. Is there any way to unfollow people on fitocracy and remove them from your friend list?
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Search shows mutual Facebook friend, but mutual friend's profile doesn't show anywhere

I was searching for a person on Facebook, e.g. John Doe. When I type in the Facebook search bar, it displays "John Doe" as the first result and indicates "1 Mutual Friend". When I click on John Doe, I ...
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What is the limit of Facebook friend requests you can receive?

I'm asking this because I receive a lot of friend requests everyday, but I know that there's a moment in which if someone clicks on your "add as friend" a pop-up will appear saying something like ...
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Limit of friend requests by day in Facebook?

I've signed in Facebook, what's the limit of friend requests I can do? This limit is renewed on a daily basis?
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How do I find my friends on CouchSurfing?

I have a couple of friends/acquaintances I know use CouchSurfing but the interface is extremely un-user friendly with regard to finding particular people rather than finding a couch in a given place. ...
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Can a tagged but only-allowed friend's friends see the status where he is tagged?

If I (1) post a Facebook status; (2) tag one friend in the status; (3) and customise the privacy settings of the status so that only this one friend is allowed to see it, will this friend's friends ...
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How Can I Really Turn Off “Close Friends” Notifications?

Recently Facebook has begun notifying me of random things. It started when it would tell me about everybody's check-ins. That wasn't so bad, because it doesn't happen very often and I can appreciate ...
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Why does Facebook want me to add more friends?

Facebook keeps spamming me with different variations of "Friend Finder", "Find more friends" & co (mostly on the right column, where the ads belong), and I'm just wondering: why are they doing ...
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Friends who are “invited” vs. “added” on a FB closed group page

I started a closed group page on FB. As I did, I thought I invited friends from my own FB page to be a part of this group as the prompts allowed me to do. As the page evolved, I noticed that many of ...
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If someone doesn't show his/her friends in Facebook, will that person appear in another friend's list?

If someone doesn't show his/her friends in Facebook, would that person appear in another friend's list? I mean, I want to hide my friend list. I don't want to be related in terms of Facebook ...