Questions tagged [facebook-groups]

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

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Turning off email notifications for individual group posts on Facebook

I am in a group and someone tagged me in a post and I got an email notification, this is fine and what I want. However, what I don't want is email notifications every time someone else replies to ...
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Can I receive Facebook group messages as email?

Is there a way I can interact with a Facebook group as a mailing list, without having to log into Facebook? That is, be emailed all of the messages, and reply to the group via email?
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How to delete all of the posts made by one user to a Facebook group? [duplicate]

I am running a Facebook group and we do not accept spam posts. Sometimes, a spammer will post 100+ status updates in just 1 minute. It is very difficult to remove all (100+) posts one by one. Is ...
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Do all members of a Facebook Group get notifications of ALL posts?

If a Facebook Group has, say, 1000 members, do they all get notifications of all posts to that group? (Assuming they have simply joined/favorited, not selected anything special, like "see all".)
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How to reply to an email to add a comment on Facebook?

Background Facebook sends me emails about new comments with the following footer: Problem If I reply to this email from my email associated with my Facebook account, I receive the following error: ...
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How to hide from my friends notifications about me joining some Facebook groups?

I know that friends can see in the new feeds bar when I join Facebook groups. How to hide from my friends notifications about me joining some Facebook groups?
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Facebook pin post option disappear

Two day ago has disappeared the pin and unpin post option from Facebook group I created a group of Facebook 5 years ago. I put another administrator too. I used to pin post that I consider important ...
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"Something went wrong"

I keep getting this error when I try to access the home page of a Facebook group. I'm a member and see the posts in my timeline. When I try to go to the group page, it shows this error. It's been ...
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Is there an activity log for Facebook group administrators?

I'm the creator of a public Facebook group of my university. I added another administrator to help me to control the posts. Some time ago a member said that a post of his was deleted from the group. I ...
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Search for posts by user in private Facebook Group

I would like to view all the posts (and maybe comments) made by a single user in a private Facebook group. Searching by their name does not work because their name is mentioned so often in other ...
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Is there a way to add a pop up message that I can show to members who just joined my group in Facebook?

I want to show a pop up message to every new user who joins my group. In popup message I want to show rules and regulations and a welcome note.
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How to stop tagging me in group on Facebook?

I know how to stop friends and strangers from tagging me in posts in my wall. But there seems to be no way that I can stop anyone in group when tagging me in posts in group. I don't find any personal ...
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Facebook group posts are now organized by 'top posts' rather than 'most recent', why?

I am a member of many yard sale groups in my area. It used to be that the posts were listed by recent activity. Now they are listed by 'top posts', which are often much older than the new posts. For ...
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Automatic message when someone requests to join my group

I am a administrator of a group in Facebook and we have hundreds of requests to joing the group per month, and most of them don't follow the criteria to join. I would like to know if it's possible ...
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Does Facebook automatically archive older posts in a group? How can I access these archived posts?

I've just finished teaching an undergraduate literature class which ran for the last few months. Every week, my students would meet up outside of class and discuss the text they were reading, and ...
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How can I enable all possible Facebook notifications to be received by email?

I would like to first enable all possible email notifications by Facebook (including all my Groups and Pages) to then subsequently and selectively turn those off that I don't want.
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How to update a file in a Facebook Group

I've uploaded a PDF document to a Facebook Group that I am a member of. I want to upload a newer version of the file without having the old one there. Can I do it without deleting the old one and ...
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Delete a file from a Facebook group

I'm the administrator for a small private group on Facebook. There are some files that we've shared and they are conveniently listed under "Files" in our group. However, one of our members has ...
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Synching Facebook group events -> Google Calendar -> public RSS or similar

We have a Facebook group where various people create events. To make them more widely visible (not everyone has a Facebook login), we share them (read-only) via Wallflux to a Google calendar too. This ...
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Google Form from Facebook Group

I have a a google form that I would like to only make available to members of a closed facebook group. The form is anonymous and members are free to use it as often as they would like. The problem is ...
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How do I allow getting Facebook event invitations from the general public?

I don't see anything in the privacy settings that would prevent people from inviting me to events. Some people say they cannot invite me to events as my name is not populating, even though we are part ...
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Prevent 'reply all' in Facebook group message

I'm the admin for a Facebook group of approximately 50 members, and I want to send a single message to everyone in the group. I need to use a message because most members of the group do not receive ...
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Can I keep my own Facebook profile content hidden to members of a private Facebook Group of which I am the administrator?

I have put together a private Facebook Group for my camera club, and as the administrator, I have had to get its members to either open an account with Facebook in order for them to join the Group, ...
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How does Facebook determine who to suggest to add to a group?

I've recently created a group on Facebook. Subsequently when I insert my cursor to the search box to insert new people a dropdown comes in and proposes some people. Are those people proposed because ...
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Is a Reddit-like self-maintenance possible for a Facebook group?

When a group grows too big maintenance of quality content becomes a serious issue. It can be solved by man-power, but since we are programmers and the sole purpose of our existence is to replace that ...
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Is my timeline visible to the secret group that I have joined?

Can the members of a secret group that I have joined see my personal timeline posts?
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Posting content from a Facebook page to a Facebook group

Is it possible to get a Facebook group to automatically show all posts from a Facebook page? Even solutions with external apps, that only work when (the group owner/the page owner/somebody else) logs ...
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Send message to inbox of member of group who I'm not friends with

I need to reach members of my group whom I am not friends with and who may have turned off notifications (I don't want to friend them though). Is there a way to get a message to their inbox (not their ...
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Is it possible to auto-follow posts on a Facebook group?

I know people more often ask how to stop following a group or post, but I mean what I say in the title. Say I'm a member of a group for a certain academic course, where people often ask for help ...
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How can I search for Comments made to Posts I have made in Facebook Groups

I find that comments to posts I have made (on my wall or to FB Groups) get buried among all the Likes and other notifications. While I'm as narcissistic as the next person, I'd rather ignore the Likes....
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Facebook Group Change from public to closed

I want to change the settings of my group on Facebook from public to closed, and cannot find anywhere on Facebook where I can do this.
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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 ...