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Questions tagged [facebook-groups]

Gathering of Facebook users around a topic, personality or event to share and discuss said topic

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How to delete all my posts at once from a closed Facebook group

I want to unsubscribe a closed group, but I want to delete all my posts before. Is that possible? I'd prefer a solution which doesn't require me to find each post and delete it separately: it looks ...
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How to download files from Facebook group?

I'd like to download Files hosted on Facebook group which I'm part of. I couldn't find any relevant API, and the following question at Quora points to extensions which are outdated. The first ...
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Can the creator of a Facebook group be removed?

Is there a way for all the references to the creator of a Facebook group to be removed? Or for the group to be taken away from the creator without their permission? A friend of mine is an Admin for a ...
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How to invite into secret Facebook group?

I run a secret Facebook group. When I need to add a new member, I paste an email address into the Invite Members box on the right panel: Sometimes it works as expected. However, 90% of the time I ...
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What is the correct privacy setting for a Facebook group if I want it to be searchable but hide the member list?

I want to create a Facebook group for an LGBT employee network at my company. I want it to show up when people search its name. At the same time I want the list of members to be hidden because of the ...
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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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Adding people to my group in Facebook

I have over 5k people who like my page. The group I created within the page only lets me invite one person at a time. When I click "invite people who like my page" the screen comes up but I'm not able ...
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I am the only Admin in a closed group- I now cannot approve member request to join

I am the only admin in a closed group that I created. Members must have approval to join the group. I am now unable to approve anyone to join because it says you must be an admin or moderator to ...
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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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How do I join a Facebook group with my Facebook page?

Recently Facebook showed me a message in one of the Facebook groups I'm admin of which said "Now pages can join groups" or something like that, and there was one page among regular Facebook people ...
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How can I forbid non admins from posting stories to my Facebook groups?

Apparently Facebook added a new feature to Facebook groups, Facebook groups stories, and somehow regular users are featuring stories to the groups I'm admin of without my permission. How can I forbid ...
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Does using the Facebook post in more buy/sell groups integrated feature with many groups trigger spam warnings from Facebook?

I was using the "post in more (buy/sell) groups" integrated Facebook feature (I'm translated the feature name from Spanish so I don't know how exactly it's called in English). I didn't have problems ...
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How do I change a Facebook Group name that I've set it up via a Facebook page

I have a Facebook page, and I set up a group, but want to rename it. When I Google how to change the name of it, all the answers are for changing a group name set up by a person, not a page (and thus ...
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Why can only some of my Facebook Pages interact with Groups?

Facebook has recently added the ability for pages to join groups. When I enter a group as myself, I'm presented with the choice join the group as one of my pages. However, the choice is just for a few ...
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Auto approve FB members using a web app that's connected to “passwords” DB? [closed]

What if I want to make a group only for specific students without manually accepting/refusing those who ask to join the group myself? Assuming I've a database that has a number of passwords, and I've ...
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Is it possible to set a Facebook group for people of only one country?

In Facebook pages you can set the audience for people of the countries you want IIRC. I have a Facebook buy-sell group and people from another continent with a different alphabet continuously send ...
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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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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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Generate most liked posts from community

I'd like to automatically generate the posts with the most likes (preferably a top 5) in a community/Facebook group I'm managing. The posts are not from me, but from members of the community showing ...
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All post by same user in a group, how to find them in one screen?

Sometimes in a group if I press the name of the user instead of taking me to their profile shows me all activity of that member in the group since joining but that’s not always the case, other times ...
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Member of a closed group can comment but CANNOT post

Members of a closed group can comment on others' posts but CANNOT post their own, despite the fact that (being the administrator) I went to https://www.facebook.com/groups/1631900363551085/edit/ and ...
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How to send messages to people that applied to a Facebook group from a Facebook page?

As an admin of a Facebook group I can, in the list of new applications where you accept or deny new members, also send messages to people who have applied to become members of the group. Currently ...
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Is there any way to make more than one announcement visible at once?

Facebook groups changed the "pinned posts" for "announcements" where you can have more than one "announcement" that's what replaced "pinned posts", formerly you could only have one pinned post, but, ...
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Is it possible to massively approve reported posts in a Facebook group?

Suddenly from one day to the other almost 2,000 reported posts appeared in my Facebook group. They are shown as if they were reported by common people and not by Facebook, but the names of the ones ...
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How can I copy pictures I posted in other groups to my own album

I belong to several photography groups. I've posted pix to various ones. Rather than re-upload them, is there a way to collect them all into an album on my profile?
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Is this possible to create a list of groups and see only its posts on Facebook wall?

I am trying to figure out how to see a series of posts on a huge list of Facebook groups. I wish I could see them separately in a kind of friends' list style. Is there a way to do it on Facebook or ...
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In Facebook I can't see the option to hide groups from my profile, in “manage sections”

Suppose I am a member of some public groups. But I don't want people, be it friends or 'everyone', to see a list of all public groups that I am in. Only I should see a list of all public groups that ...
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How to see deleted comments in a Facebook group

Is there a way for a Facebook group moderator/admin to see deleted comments or deleted posts?
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How can I download all poll data from Facebook messages?

I've been running polls daily with a number of friends in a group chat. I would like to download these and run some data analysis over them to surprise my friends with at the end of this year. Is ...
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How do I change the linked page which appears at the right of a Facebook group when I have two linked pages in the group?

I have two linked Facebook pages in a Facebook group. Both of them appear as linked pages in the top banner, but only one appears in the right side of the group. I want to change the one which is ...
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How can I activate 'Group Insights' on Facebook?

I manage more than one Facebook Group and I noticed that not all of them show the feature "Group Insights". Group 1 Group 2 Question: How can I activate this feature?
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Removing suggest this group to a specific friend

I broke up with my ex but we're still friends on Facebook. Is there a way to stop getting pop ups to "invite" them to do stuff? Like "invite friends to like this page" or when Instagram suggests ...
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Can you post the same product in more than 21 groups in Facebook buy/sell groups with the post in several groups feature?

In Facebook groups which uses the buy/sell template, they added the feature to post the same product in several groups at the same time. But when I try to mark more than 21 groups, it raises a message ...
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If I set an user as editor of a Facebook page which is admin of a Facebook group, is it supposed to have admin rights over the Facebook group?

Recently I set an user as editor of a Facebook page, a Facebook page that is set as admin of a Facebook group. It would seem than the user which is editor in the Facebook page has admin rights over ...
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How To Get Back Group Administration [duplicate]

Someone removed all admin and moderator of my group. Now how can I get back this group? Note: The group has no admin or moderator now.
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Can you post to a Facebook group, as a Facebook page set as admin of that group, from the mobile version of Facebook?

So far I can post to a Facebook group, as a Facebook page set as admin of that group, but from the web version of Facebook. I want to do the same but from the mobile version of Facebook. When I try to ...
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Can you post to a Facebook group with a Facebook page which is not admin of that Facebook group?

So now you can post to a Facebook group with a Facebook page which has been set as administrator of that Facebook group. But can you do the same with a Facebook page which is not administrator of that ...
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Is it possible to add two or more Facebook pages as administrator of a group?

Recently Facebook added the feature of "associated group" for a Facebook page, and this allows you to set a Facebook page as admin of a Facebook group. But is there any way to add two or more ...
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Is there any way to make an automatic post with image to a Facebook group you aren't admin of?

Note: I already know this question: Is there a way to automatically post to a Facebook group? The answer there is right (I've been using it for a long time) for groups you are admin of. But what I ...
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Is it possible to backdate a Facebook post WITHOUT the little clock icon indicating that you've done so?

I have one set of people saying that a page did not pre-date a Facebook post, and another set of people saying that they did. As best as I understand it, it is not possible to pre-date a Facebook ...
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Changing the Facebook associated Page of a Facebook Group

A few days ago a new option appeared in my Facebook groups. To create a Facebook Page and link it with the Facebook Group. I tried it to see what it was about, and in the cover of the Facebook Group ...
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How do I stop Facebook from suggesting my friends join my closed Facebook groups?

How to make my closed Facebook groups not show in "proposed"? My friend can see closed groups where I am a member.
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Place not found when setting group place

I want to set this location/page: https://www.facebook.com/HHU.de/ as a group location for a new group, I've created. I cannot find it in the list when setting it, however. I can set that location in ...
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How to set groups “Recommended by the admins” in a Facebook group?

I found a Facebook group showing groups "Recommended by the admins". I would like to use it, but I do not understand how.
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Facebook group's sole administrator deleted her account

I am a member of a fairly active Facebook group. We had one administrator, but she deleted her account or something and now there are no admins. However, Facebook still thinks there is one admin. ...
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How to keep Facebook group post from collapsing

I want to pin a long post at the top of my Facebook group to act as a menu. How can I keep it from collapsing?
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Does deleting your Facebook account delete your group posts?

If I delete my Facebook account, will it delete the posts that I've made in groups that I'm a member of? I am not an administrator, by the way. The reason why I'm asking this is because I've seen ...
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How do I search for posts in a Facebook group?

How do I search for posts in a group? tells me to click Search this group in the top right. But that option is gone. There was a magnifying glass (from https://webapps.stackexchange.com/a/58082/...
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Facebook search features for finding foreign language “pen pals”?

OK, so I know this sounds like it should go in "Language Learners" or some other linguistics type stack, but I feel posting this question here will get some good answers from Facebook power users who ...
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Can I invite people to like page who liked the post when I shared into a Facebook group?

I usually reach people by sharing into groups. But the likes there have no effect on my page. In my previous question I asked if we can get the likes there on my posts in the page. But that was not ...