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Fetch All Suggested Friends from People You May Know

Without having to write any webscraping code, is there any way I could get a list possibly in excel sheet format of all the people that facebook is going to recommend to me as friends. This would ...
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How to post invisible post in facebook [closed]

See this link to view Shashi Tharoor post. How can I post like this? His post looks like empty content and doesn't take any space.
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Facebook page transfer mix up

I had created a page for my son under my FB profile. We just decided it is time for him to manage the page. So he created his own FB profile, and I added him to the page admin, however when he signed ...
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I could not see any option to pin my post in my Facebook page

I have a Facebook business page, I would like to pin a post to top of my page but I couldn't. Please help me to solve this issue.
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Tag photos button gone [closed]

The button on the top right to tag the same person in multiple photos has disappeared. Does anyone know how to retrieve it?
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Can “Watching now” be disabled?

I was watching a snooker game live stream on Facebook and noticed a FB friend being displayed as (also) Watching now: They also mention it in the comments next to the video (which scrolls out of view ...
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View Facebook page services images in bigger size

I've been trying for the past days to access the pictures on the services section of Facebook pages in their original size (or at least, bigger than shown on the page). For example, the image for the ...
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Having trouble getting news feed.

Only get two posts and Other Stories doesn't work. Messenger, Bell and Help buttons don't work either. Started on 8/1/18. News feed just continues to run but never posts anything. Help.
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How to Discover Facebook Fake Account Info?

Someone created a fake Facebook account using my name and my picture; is there a way to discover the phone number or email that was used to create the fake account? How I can discover who did that, ...
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Am I allowed to use custom scripts on Facebook?

I have a script that downloads images from messenger automatically. I need it for work, and I was wondering, does this break Facebook policy or something? Could I get my account banned?
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If I change the privacy of a photo on Facebook from “Only Me” to “Friends”, will my friends get notified about it?

If I change the privacy of a photo on Facebook from "Only Me" to "Friends", will my friends get notified about it? What can I do if I don't want them to be notified?
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Removing phone number from Facebook?

I signed up for facebook with an email. I accidentally made a typo on my last name while signing up. i thought "Well, I can just fix it" and I did, but then I noticed that even though I fixed my name ...
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Facebook Photo Verification

When Facebook asks for a photo to verify account and shuts you out of your account until that verification is complete, how long does that take? And what happens if they reject your picture? Is there ...
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Facebook pixel events: How long do they take to show up?

How long does a Facebook pixel event take to show up at business.facebook.com? For example, if I add the "Complete Registration" event to my registration page and I run a test registration, how long ...
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Removing someone who has taged themselves as working for your page

You see I sort of have an issue with a former employee who is still listed as working for me on his facebook profile. I would like to know if it is possible for me to remove that tag from his profile. ...
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Why is Facebook telling me “Only add people who you know”?

This is the message I am receiving: Only add people who you know Please only send friend requests to people who you know personally. If you think you're seeing this by mistake, please let us ...
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Remove yourself from Facebook photos search

I noticed that even if you already untagged yourself from a photo, they still appears in the public photos search (i.e., searching "name photos"). Is there a way to completely remove yourself in the ...
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I have been contacted by somebody saying their name is Pauline one of Facebook's employees saying I have won $500,000 [closed]

I was contacted on a Sunday by some woman calling yourself Pauline saying she works for Facebook and that I have won a $500,000 promotion by Facebook
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Add music streaming to Facebook band page

Is there any way to have you music streaming on Facebook? I am in a band and I want to have my band’s music on my band Facebook page but there seems to be no way to do it. You can’t even have a tab ...
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How I can turn on possibility to select my business page for comments and post outside this page

In Facebook I want to publish and comment posts outside my business page (where I admin), but can’t do it. According to this description: https://www.facebook.com/help/465690686905994 In each post (...
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How can I proactively block certain news sources on my Facebook feed?

Lots of my Facebook friends (whom I don't want to block) post news from sources that are biased (to me). So, I have a list of news sites I definitely don't want to see on my feed. The current way to ...
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Separating out posts from friends, groups, and pages on Facebook

Is there a way to setup Facebook so that in my default stream I only see posts from my friends? I get so many things popping up from pages and organizations that I've liked as well as posts to groups ...
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Facebook graph api v2.6 upgrade reminder

I received an email regarding upgrade graph API v2.6 to v2.7 or greater. In our app, its V2.6 and we are using facebook login and facebook sharing will these methods impact on 13th June 2018? or we ...
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Share a GIF to Facebook so that it plays inline and shows your site name

If I go to giphy.com and share a gif to my timeline on Facebook, it plays inline and has an overlay that says "GIPHY". How does it decide what text should show up on the overlay here? This has been ...
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How do I find the share link for “Your most Loved photos”?

In my timeline, there was a message by Facebook saying they compiled a list of my most loved photos ("with overall more than 50 likes"), and offered me to share it. I chose instead to enter it to see ...
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Can I request to remove a Facebook page that were hacked/hijacked from me?

I tried everything from Facebook support to recover my page but they said since it was a friendly hack, they couldn’t give me back my admin rights and there’s no hope for me to recover the page ...
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How do Facebook comment plugins in other websites know my Facebook account?

Some websites embed Facebook plugins, e.g., comment with Facebook, Facebook messenger live chat, etc. The first time I visit one of those sites, they already know my currently logged in Facebook ...
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How to make a post in multiple groups on Facebook in a single time

I daily make posts on my Facebook page. I participate in 10 groups on Facebook where I like to replicate this posts. I believe I do a very long and unproductive procedure: When I publish in my ...
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Forwarding messages from Business account to admins

Is there a way to forward messages sent to a Business page to personal accounts with admin role/access to said business page?
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Does Facebook allow phone numbers in ads?

I have a question about some Facebook ad policies/restrictions. Does Facebook accept phone numbers on advertising images? If it does not, can we add a phone number to the advertisement except text? i....
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How can I automatically upload Facebook Live Videos to Twitter?

I recently started a new Daily Video project where I upload a Facebook Live Video every day. I would like to auto-sync these to my Twitter account. I already have an ifttt recipe that syncs my ...
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How to make Facebook automatically redirect from a page to another?

If you access www.facebook.com/dell you'll be redirected to the Dell page of your country. Can I make the same thing with my page? Like, when you access www.facebook.com/RedPurpleSecondPage to be ...
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My Facebook Newsfeed is stuck on only 2 posts on my Mac but ok on the iPad

I can only get 2 posts on my FB newsfeed on my Mac (more stories doesn't work) but normal scrolling if I use the iPad. Can anyone help?
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Facebook Ads Manager user interface speed

I find the Facebook Ads Manager (https://www.facebook.com/adsmanager/manage/) really slow: each time we click on an item, we have to wait half a second (or even more sometimes) to see the action ...
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Leave a review as a Page instead as an individual?

Is it possible, of Facebook, to leave a review on a Page on behalf of another Page that I manage, instead as myself as an individual?
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Facebook “This profile is locked” message [closed]

I’m not on Facebook. Recently when I was looking for one of my friend’s Facebook profile, it displays a message under her profile picture saying “this profile is locked”. Is it a new feature in ...
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Facebook Messenger unspam conversation

I marked a conversation as spam by accident (wanting to press mark unread) from Facebook desktop messenger and it got removed without ANY warning from my conversation list. Any way to revert this mess?...
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How to edit predefined questions to facebook page in messanger?

I am admin on facebook business page and i've enabled "Help people start a conversation with your Page" feature. It shows frequently asked questions to make it easier for people to start a ...
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I tagged a bunch of people on 6 different photos and now the tags are gone?

I have retagged these 6 photos 4 times now. I need them to stay tagged because it is how we are searching for people for a high school reunion, to let them know about it. But every time my committee ...
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How do i hide my birthdate in Facebook [duplicate]

How do I hide my birthdate in my face book profile? I've looked at the help guides on FB but am not able to find anything that helps me. Thank you.
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Delete all data on Facebook without having an account

From the latest updates to security and data-protection there is now a way to delete all private data a company such as Facebook has collected together with the ability to get the collected data. I ...
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I'm seeing a stranger in my messenger's contacts

I'm seeing a stranger in messenger contacts, that are apparently from phone contacts, is this a glitch or something?
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Facebook Restricted audience - Languages

When posting on Facebook, it was possible to restrict the audience of a post to : Age, Location, Languages. (https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/kh-facebook-page-audience-...
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How to ALWAYS see full text description by default in Facebook Albums?

tried Social Fixer but no dice. Is there any extension or patch I can use, so that I can view the FULL description of a photo in Facebook without always having to click "See More"?
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Facebook Business “Additional Contact Details” Email Pending

I changed the email address on my Facebook Business page's "Additional Contact Details" section and confirmed it, but it still says it's pending - why? Are they reviewing the email address or is there ...
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Facebook and gender identity

When looking up gender identity on my Merriam Webster dictionary I was able to find the following quote: Facebook provides more than 50 options beyond "male" and "female" for users to describe ...
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How do I recover my Facebook page without being able to access the email associated with the page

I have been a victim of Facebook page hacking and I don’t know how to get my page back. Please help me get my page back I don’t know how to get in the email and I don’t have the phone numbers
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When marking Facebook messages as spam do I have to deactivate my account?

When marking Facebook messages as spam do I have to deactivate my account right after I report them or if I do it within 24 hours does it still work to delete my sent messages?
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Automated Facebook friend requests

My father has a Facebook account he barely uses, which I can't even find on google or Facebook. He changed his privacy settings a few days ago. Before everyone could send a friend request, now only ...
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Someone has hacked my son's Facebook account and blocked me, how do I unblock myself?

Someone has hacked my 13 year old son's Facebook account and has blocked me on Facebook and messenger. How do I get this unblocked.