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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 do I find out which groups I requested membership to?

I have asked to join a Facebook group but it's been days and I got no reply. I'd like to contact the admins, or someone else who appears to be active in the place, to ask them if they can let me in (...
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How to view Facebook feeds only for liked groups?

I have lots of liked groups and I want to have a feeds or a list where I can view updates from those groups only - similar to friend list. How can I do that?
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Facebook (2015) - how can I hide my activity from ticker?

Is there any way to hide my activity - comments, posts and like - that I made in Facebook closed groups? For example, if I join a Facebook group "Pets", I don't want my friends to see my activity in ...
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Post to Facebook groups without member-freinds being notified of it?

Can I post to Facebook groups without my freinds (members of that group) being notified of it? Everytime I post to a group, they get notifications that I just posted something there.
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How to Filter comments on my posts in groups on Facebook?

I often miss comments on posts I have made to FB groups. I'd like to filter/search for just those. Any way to do that?
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Can non-friends in a closed Facebook group, see each other's individual Facebook pages/timelines?

I want to set up a closed Facebook group for a group of professional colleagues to communicate and collaborate on a project. But most of these people are not already Friends on Facebook, nor will they ...
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How can I find the most active time for a particular Facebook Group (best time to post)?

I want to post on a Facebook group when that group is most active. Is there anyway to get those sorts of stats for a particular Facebook Group?
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Group conversation in Facebook chat

I have a conversation group that shows up on my Facebook chat but, there never was a group chat and it cannot, as far as I know, be erased. How do you erase it? I already checked instant messaging ...
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Facebook group/page forces me to join automatically?

Why do some Facebook pages/groups just need to add me from their side and I then immediately become joined it without my review first? Some folks add me to very dirty sites and it appears in the ...
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How to tag all Facebook group members?

I'm an admin on a Facebook group, I would like to tag all group members to a post, how to do so? Does @group name work? I've seen on Youtube some bot software that claims to do that, but I don't ...
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See who leaves my Facebook group

As an admin of a Facebook group, can I see who leaves the group?
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Finding all picture uploads by a certain user, to a Facebook group

There's a lot of promising young artists posting in Facebook groups who don't have proper portfolios yet. And I need to hire an artist or three. But first I need to do my homework! I have to check ...
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Block event invites from non-friends in Facebook (2014)

How do I block/ignore event invites from non-friends, sent to me through a group? I don't want to leave the group, and turning off all notifications of the group didn't help ignoring the event ...
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How to share videos publicly from private groups

I just shared a video on my Facebook wall, from a private group, and only people from the group can see it, although I shared it publicly. Can I change the setting of the video or something so ...
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How to stop multiple notification/duplicate posts on my wall when posting in several groups

I have joined many groups related to my line of work. When I make a post on any of these groups, Facebook automatically publishes a copy of that post to my wall which says “gurung posted in some group”...
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How can I stop my Facebook notification from appearing on friend's wall

I am in a group on Facebook, where my friend has joined. I want to get notifications from the group about what I post there, but do not want my friends to get notified about it. I Google'd it and ...
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How can I allow only admins to post to my Facebook groups?

I have a Facebook group and many of the members use the group to post adverts. I want to approve their posts before they shows publicly on the group. How can I make their post go through approval ...
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Facebook Groups: Approve/Disapprove all pending posts

I own a 35000+ member group and I have around 1000 publications to approve/disapprove daily. I would like to know if there is any way that I can select multiple ones and then apply the same action for ...
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In Facebook, how to restrict my own posts in a group only visible to the group members?

In Facebook, how can I restrict my own posts in a group to only be visible to the group members? In other words, I don't like the posts that are only relevant to the members of that group being ...
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Is it possible to post in open Facebook group and make one of my friends won't see this post?

I want to publish in an open group in Facebook and make sure that one of my friends won't see this posts. How can I do this? If I will block this friend, will he also be able to see my posts there? (...
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Facebook isn't showing the names of exact number of people who liked a specific post

I am talking about a post in a closed Facebook group. The post had about 1900 likes. When click on “1900 others” it showed a list of names. So for some reason the number of names were counted after ...
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How to block a conversation on Facebook

I would like to block a conversation I'm into on Facebook so none can add me back in there. I have some friends in the conversation so they add me back when I leave but I don't want them to do that. ...
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If I message a group member or admin will they receive it?

So lets say I joined a Facebook group. If I message somebody from the group (assuming I don't have any mutual friends with that person), will the message land in the "Inbox" or "Other" box? Lets say ...
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Leaving a Facebook group

If I leave a Facebook group, will I still have access to my comments on said group? I mean via the activity log.
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How to hide suggested groups in Facebook?

At the side there's a lot of suggested groups that I find annoying and offensive, for example ones involving religion. Is there anyway I can hide them? Can I use Ad block plus to hide them?
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Changing group settings from secret to closed

I have trouble reverting group settings from secret to closed. One of the group admin reverted to secret from closed and since then, we have failed to revert back to closed. Kindly help as the same ...
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Is it possible to quickly invite people to join a group rather than just adding them?

I recently created a Facebook group. I'd like to invite a bunch of people to join the group instead of adding them without their permission. Is this possible?
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Member of admin group cannot access page

I admin a Facebook group for the admins on my page, but it won't let one of my admins get to the page. I've added her to the group and re-added her to the group, but nothing I do works. Everyone ...
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Change privacy setting in Facebook groups

We have an open Facebook group. Accidentally one of the admins changed the setting into "secret". We want to change back our privacy setting to "open". Is it possible? How?
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How to get email notifications from ONLY 1 Facebook group

I have a Facebook account, but I don't really want to use Facebook. I only use Facebook for one group that only sends notifications through Facebook. How would one get email notifications only from ...
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Changing the status of a Facebook group

I set up a Facebook group as an open group which now has 1500 members. Now I find that it has changed to secret. How did that happen and how can I change it back?
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Quickly delete all messages and comments by a given user in a Facebook group

I'm an admin for a group on Facebook. A user has recently requested that all his content be removed from the group (he is no longer welcome to post to the group so I can't tell him to just remove the ...
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Can new admins remove the creator of a page/group in Facebook?

I created a page in Facebook where I now have to add some fans of the page to keep my page continuing. Now after making others admin, I can also see the option to "remove admin". So my question is can ...
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Facebook Group with a Restricted Friend

On Facebook, I've got my boss as a "Restricted Friend" so he isn't seeing my posts unless I make them public. Now, he's joined a Group that I manage. Will he be able to see posts I make to the group's ...
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Convert individual profile to group

There is a small neighborhood page that is set up as an individual page on Facebook when it should really be a group so it can benefit everyone in the group. Can this easily be converted?
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Deleting activity in a Facebook Group

Some of the admin activity is appearing in the timeline for our Facebook Group and when I click on the down-arrow, it only gives me the option to "pin" the post, not delete it from the timeline. Is ...
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How to remove comments/likes from a group that you left

I have written comments in 2010 on photos that are in a Facebook album which belongs to a group. Then, in 2011 I left the group. Now I want to delete/remove all my comments and likes there. How can I ...
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Re adding myself to a Group

I was added to a group but a few months later removed myself from the group via my phone. Punching too many "yes" answers I hit the button that said "prevent anyone from adding you to this group again"...
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Blocking 'friends' from seeing group posts

I am in a group for Buying and Selling on Facebook. A few of my friends are too but I do not want them to see my posts. These friends are 'restricted' on my account so they do not see statuses, etc. ...
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How do you post a Facebook Note in a group or on a page?

To make formatted posts on Facebook you have to use Notes. This is fine for posting on your wall, but how do I post a Note to a group or page, or is it impossible to post a formatted post using those ...
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Facebook group member posts not going to group page

I just created a Facebook group (closed) and all the members' posts are going to my inbox, instead of the group page. What can I do?
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YouTube videos posted to Facebook

The format of posting YouTube videos to Facebook has changed. The selection of where I can post on Facebook makes no sense-friends of friends, etc. When I post a YouTube video to my wall only, ...
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I can't see the option to create a group on my Facebook page?

I created a Facebook page as a non-profit. I would like to add a private group. I don't seem to see an option to create a group anywhere. How do I create a group? The Facebook help indicates to use ...
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Facebook Group re-join

I created a Group for a reunion and did not choose a "administrator" to run the group. Left it open for individuals in the group to add people. I accidentally removed myself from my group (duh) and ...
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How can I change the visibility of a secret Facebook Group?

My Facebook group has roughly a thousand members. While I was on vacation, I let someone else admin in my place. Well, this person switched my group to secret, I need to change it back to Open. I ...
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How do I change Security settings on a group made secret by a hacker?

Our group was recently hacked and the hacker made the group a secret group. When we try to change it we cannot as there is no other option to pick, what should we do...how can we make it an open or ...
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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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Regaining control of a group after being removed by another admin

I created a Facebook group and was later removed by another admin. How do I get my group back?
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How to disable “ [member] asked to join [group]” Facebook notifications?

When you are admin of a Facebook group, you have to approve each member that wants to enter the group. In addition, you are notified every time someone asks for approval. If you are admin of a large ...
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How do I search for posts by date in Facebook Groups?

I'm trying to find the oldest post in a FB group. Is there a way to do this short of scrolling down to the very first post? It's rather impractical in my case, the group has thousands of post as of ...