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Facebook - Approving tagged photos of me long after being tagged

So, I just reviewed my timeline and noticed a bunch of photos of me that I haven't approved being tagged in yet. My question is then, if I click approve now, will that activity end up on all my friend'...
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Link a Facebook account to an non-Facebook messenger account

I think my problem is quite unusual, so I will try to explain it thoroughly. I used to have a Facebook account (let's name it Facebook account n°1, FBa1) which, as any other account, was linked to (...
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Facebook mandatory cell phone request — how do I move past it?

I'm trying to use two (genuinely me) Facebook accounts to keep my personal life and business/volunteer life separate, but the last few times I've tried to log into the secondary account, I've been ...
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Facebook relationship status hidden from my partner’s timeline

I was going through my girlfriend’s timeline and she doesn’t have any relationship status showing on her timeline or under the “about me” section anymore. I went to mine and it only says “in a ...
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How can I determine if I have two identical accounts? [closed]

Some time back, I set up an account to an identical existing account. The reason I think this is that some of my friends on the first account do not appear in my list of friends that I use now.
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Facebook and Messenger password recovery [duplicate]

I can't remember my Facebook password account or my Messenger account? How can I recover it?
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AdBlockPlus edge chat filter for Facebook not working

I have a new machine and tried to implement the https://*-edge-chat.facebook filter using ABP on Chrome. Did not work. Have there been updates to circumvent this? For a while, Facebook would give you ...
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I was admin but accidentally I removed my self [duplicate]

I WAS A FACEBOOK GROUP ADMIN BUT accidentally I REMOVED MYSELF AND THIS GROUP HAS NO ONE ADMIN NOW SO HOW TO RE MAKE ADMIN? But there is one person modeater
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See my post's new likes (or see likes in chronological order)

Day 1 morning: I post something on my personal Facebook wall. Day 1 evening: 200 likes, I check them quickly because I am interested in seeing who among my friends have liked my post. Day 2 morning: ...
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Allow visitors to comment with images in a Facebook Page

In past, in some Pages I used to follow and like, I had the ability to simply upload an image of my own as a comment, with no text. Then, when I created a Page of my own, I wanted to provide such ...
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Is it possible to contact Facebook asking them to recover an account?

If someone can't recover his Facebook account by any mean. Is it possible to send his ID to Facebook and ask them to recover his account? Because earlier this year I filled a form asking Facebook to ...
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Is it possible to login to Facebook From Facebook messenger?

Someone is logged out of Facebook and can't access it, long story, but he's still logged in to messenger. Is it possible to log in to Facebook mobile app, by using Facebook's messenger session, ...
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How to open facebook.com/recover from the mobile app?

Someone forgot his facebook password, he got logged out but still logged in to Facebook messenger. He wants to login again. He has 2 methods of recovery: Send password to email, and he can't do that ...
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How to find Facebook users who followed someone?

Is there any method to find users who followed someone's account on Facebook?
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XPath to a div with dynamic id on Facebook

I have created a simple iMacros automation flow to get the embed code for each given Facebook post ID. I used XPath to find the menue button on the top right of the post and then automatically click ...
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Can't read or leave comments on any of the Facebook page

I can't read comments or leave a comment on any of the pages that show up on my Facebook wall. Very frustrating, I have cleared my history, logged out and logged back into my account, rebooted my ...
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How to enable message button Facebook public profile view?

When I view my own Facebook profile as seen by public, I noticed Message button is disabled as shown in picture below. This means public who are not my friends will not be able to message me or send ...
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Why are posts disappearing on my newsfeed?

Since last Wednesday (Sept 12) new posts on my Facebook Newsfeed have been disappearing. I used to be able to scroll down into the past forever, but now I am lucky to see five or more posts at a time ...
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Unable to see Add WhatsApp account in my Facebook business manager

I had tried to add a WhatsApp account in business manager settings. The guidelines in their helpcenter documentation stated that I could add a WhatsApp account from business manager settings. But in ...
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B has proof I accessed B's Facebook. I don't think I did. Is this possible?

Person B and I each currently live in a different city. I am currently physically using person B's laptop, because mine broke. B is logged in to multiple sites like social media sites, including ...
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Reopening an incognito tab

I logged in my Facebook account through the incognito tab but accidentally closed it before logging out. The session still remains logged in... Is there another option to log out from this browser ...
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Facebook showing accounts on my phone number

I created 3 Facebook accounts on one phone number. I removed phone numbers from these 3 accounts. But still Facebook shows those 3 accounts whenever I enter my phone number in "Forgotten password". I ...
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Why can't I no longer invite people to Facebook groups by e-mail?

I used to be able to enter an e-mail address in the box in the right column and invite people to my groups that way. That is no longer possible. (Answer: I will add this as a separate answer when the ...
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Is The Facebook “Keep your account secure” Checkpoint Authentic?

I don't use Facebook often, but I'm logged in all the time on my primary browser, so I can access it whenever I want. A few weeks ago I was on my timeline, browsing and making the occasional comment, ...
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What does the blue shield badge mean on Facebook?

I've recently started coming across a few Facebook users whose profiles boast blue badges containing what appears to be some sort of shield. These display on the lower frame of the user's profile ...
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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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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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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?