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Questions tagged [facebook]

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Joining a group as a Facebook Page?

I've recently learnt that you can join a Facebook group as a page yourself, which is great for me as that means I can interact as the page rather from my personal account. However, when joining a page ...
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Verifying my e-commerce business Facebook Page

How do I verify my business page if I am e-commerce business with no physical location to the public and don't use a telephone number? I just sell and deal online.
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Sharing base64 images on Facebook

I was reading Facebook instant game docs when I came across this snippet: FBInstant.shareAsync({ intent: 'REQUEST', image: myBase64Picture, text: 'Hey I\'m stuck on this puzzle! Can you help me?...
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Facebook Pages - how to retain the name

Currently I have a page attached to my personal Facebook profile. I would first like to delete the page from my personal Facebook profile and start a fresh page for my business that is not linked to ...
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Instant messenger [on hold]

INSTANT MESSENGER ACCOUNT WHEN IM ON MY CHAT PAGE at the bottom there's 3 icon the one to the far left which is a black icon ha a number one on it. When I tap on the icon nothing happens ? Help
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Remove/mark the seen posts on the Facebook news feed

I follow three Facebook pages and check their posts every morning on my news feed. The problem is I don't know what was the last post I saw the day before. Is there any way to remove all the seen ...
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I am not able to react or comment on my Facebook friends' posts [on hold]

I do not understand my violations why is it I can no longer like, say wow, happy, love signs in my friends photos, stories and comments. It is important for me to express how I react on their posts. ...
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Why can't I see Facebook posts for one person?

I don't friend people on Facebook or really do much besides post in groups. When I go to an individual's Facebook page, I can usually see their latest post. For one individual that I know, I can only ...
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Facebook logs me into incorrect account when using mail that differs only in number

So my issue is, I have several emails, where all of them are in form: abc1@def.com abc2@def.com abc3@def.com ... When I log into Facebook with one of them, for example abc2@def.com, then log out and ...
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Facebook live question [closed]

How do we shutdown Facebook live from our paid event? We don't want broadcasting live? People are broadcasting live and we're losing paid customers.
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Is it possible to redirect messages from a business Facebook page to my personal profile or email?

Specifically, the messages would not even appear in the page's inbox. I'm sure this is not possible but I'm just checking for some paranoid people!
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How to convert a fb://page/PAGE_ID link to a URL? [closed]

How to convert a fb://page/PAGE_ID link to a URL to use on my website linking to my facebook page? I want it to be opened in the app instead of the browser
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My Facebook was disabled by mistake, how long does it take to get it back?

On November 20th I was first told you send a photo of me for security and it was being reviewed. Now on December 24th my account was disabled when I had to wait a whole month to wait so I sent a ...
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Is it possible to make Facebook stories available for everyone after 24 hours just like in Instagram?

In Instagram you can feature a story and it will remain visible for anyone after 24 hours. In Facebook you can't do this, but you archive them, and they will remain visible, but only for you, ...
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Facebook: Unable to set privacy for album

Even if I click Edit album, the drop-down to choose privacy is not shown. It's not clear what needs to be done to make the album private.
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Facebook video play in HD even with slow connection

My Facebook video setting is "HD if available" already but it still loads HD videos with poor quality by default. I suppose this has to do with my internet connection speed. I always have to manually ...
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Facebook: default news feed to just pages

Is there a way I can set my news feed to show only pages by default rather than friends' profiles? I've seen there is a way to 'prioritize' specific pages but that's not really what I'm looking for. ...
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Can't Merge Facebook Page because “Merge is Pending”

I am in the process of merging some duplicate Facebook pages but I am encountering the following issue of quite a few pages: When I ask for a merge, I get an error message saying that the merge ...
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Alerts from Facebook Marketplace?

How can I set up alerts on Facebook Marketplace? I have a handful of such alerts already setup and receive notifications about them from time to time but when I try to set up a new alert I can't seem ...
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Facebook - ask three friends to confirm your account

I'm in a very stupid situation. I'm not much into social networks and I have tried to created and account on Facebook three times over these years. Every time I end up blocked without a way to recover ...
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How can I disable the like button on my Facebook profile picture

I don’t use Facebook a lot but I just posted a profile picture to update the old one I had. But not a lot of my friends use Facebook anymore so I didn’t get a lot of likes on my post. I would like to ...
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Cannot add workplace to Facebook profile as employer isn't listed

I'm trying to fill out the following form, but as my employer doesn't have a page on Facebook, this is proving impossible: Is it not possible to simply enter the name of my employer without it being ...
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Facebook Download-Your-Info Unzip failed [migrated]

I am trying to unzip a Facebook download-your-info zip file, but here's what I got: Is there a way I can force-unzip it? I tried sudo unzip file.zip -d destination_folder in terminal (I use Linux), ...
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Could not retrieve data from URL on Facebook

I have a problem with my website, I post on my Facebook pages, and suddenly there is problem. When I post my website on Facebook, it is not working, it show error "Could not retrieve data from URL", ...
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How can I transfer ownership of Facebook business page without the original page owner/personal account?

I recently joined a company and we need to transfer ownership of our Facebook business page but the former employee will not cooperate. What are my options?
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Where is the “See Pages Feed” on my Facebook pages?

A few days ago, the "See Pages Feed" on my Facebook pages simply disappeared. I have been searching frantically finding out what happened -- and how to access posts from Pages I've liked via my Page(s)...
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Facebook Marketplace: Deleting messages from people no longer interested in item

I have items with many replies (what are they called? messages, threads, ???) most of which are dead ends (people not interested, too far away, changed mind, etc.) How do I "cull the dead wood" ...
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How to delete a deceased person’s Facebook account?

My Mother passed away and I need to deleted her two Facebook accounts. Someone hacked one of the accounts and is sending out friend request. Nothing from Facebook’s help site works. How can I delete ...
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Do personal likes and comments on feed posts reflect for restricted connections?

If I have somebody on a restricted list on Facebook, can they still see my personal likes and comments on my feed?
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How to delete multiple Facebook accounts [duplicate]

I have several Facebook IDs with the same name and number but different emails. How do I just delete all of them and just make one account. It just says confirm your account and nothing happens. I ...
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Facebook limits my reach when I have a history of paying to promote or boost a post?

Is it true that Facebook limits your audience reach AFTER you've paid to promote or boost a post because they know you'll pay them again to promote?
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Facebook: Delete answer to public poll that ended

I'd wish to remove all my answers to polls. I've been able to delete most of them but when trying to delete certain ones, I get a popup stating: "Timed Poll Ended Voting time window has passed." ...
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How can someone resend a Facebook friend request the other party accidentally deleted?

This seems like such a silly simple thing, I'm shocked that I can't find a solution. I barely use Facebook at all, but recently someone sent me a friend request that I wanted to accept. ...
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What does active 4h ago mean on Facebook?

Does it only apply to messenger, or to scrolling as well? How accurate is it?
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How can I purge members of a competitor's Facebook group from my own?

I help to run a parenting advice group on Facebook, where information is posted that can be taken out of context and abused. Unfortunately, that is exactly what is happening. In the group, parents are ...
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Marketplace is no longer available

I am no longer able to see Marketplace. It says an error has occurred please try later. This is now happening for a month?
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How to create Facebook events from outside Facebook

I'm setting up a WordPress blog for a client. She wants to have a list of her upcoming public speaking engagements posted on her blog, and also shared on Facebook and LinkedIn. Now, when I search "...
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Using Facebook pixel to add products to catalogue 'not ready' status

I am trying to use my Facebook pixel to upload products to a Facebook catalogue for advertising. I updated the micro data (open graph protocol) 7 days ago - and when I try to attach the pixel to the ...
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Why does this post make my Facebook account get taken down?

So this happened. I posted this post and now I can’t use Facebook. What is wrong with this? I guess you can’t ask for help on Facebook? Facebook has been a big let down lately.
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Facebook: Show all posts of one user

I would like to see ALL posts of one special user, no matter in which group or context he posted. Saerch function doesn't help. I know this is an incredible basic question but I can't figure it out.
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How to extract all posts from a Facebook group?

I'm trying to help a friend with a project. We need all posts from a particular Facebook group extracted (any format, JSON, CSV, whatever). We plan on analyzing the content. I thought this would be a ...
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Hacked Facebook Picture Login?

So I recently got a friend request from a fake account made by someone I know who likes to hack and I didn't accept the request because when I checked out their profile it only had one friend (the ...
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Mailchimp Facebook integration not saving “Page to Use”

I have setup the Facebook integration in mailchimp. I successfully connected to Facebook and accepted all permissions. After connecting, under "Add a signup form to your Facebook Pages and auto-post ...
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How do I get back the old facebook messenger emoji in messenger.com?

The ones on the left are the old emoji I used to have and liked, but now the emoji look like the ones on the right. What do I do to continue seeing the old ones? Is it possible to go back to the older ...
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Security Check - no way to confirm

And how am I supposed to solve it? Such a fail on such a big site, I'm shocked!
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How to get unblocked Facebook page which has been blocked by Facebook for 30 days?

My friend have his own Facebook Page, he mistakenly post something which go against of community standers, now he got a block for 30 days. How to unblock him?
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Facebook Information

A new feature that permits downloading our Facebook information seems to be a very interesting feature, but I have a question: If we download our information, and after that my Facebook account was ...
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Why is the Facebook business account gets blocked almost immediately after I unblock it?

I'm trying to help set up a Facebook marketing campaign for a small business in the U.S. I did this a few years back, but something has changed since. This time I couldn't find a way to set up a ...
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Facebook: difference between “Business or brand” and “Community or public figure” page

When you click on Create Page on Facebook, you get to choose from the following options: I have read several articles (first, second, ...) on the topic about what these types pages are designed for......
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Facebook downloaded data does not contain Messenger images any more?

I downloaded all my Facebook data some months ago, and in the 'messages' folder I had a folder named 'photos' containing every single picture in any of my conversations. Just a few days ago my friend ...