Questions tagged [facebook-groups]

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

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Facebook link the same as a tag?

I have shared a link in a secret facebook group. The link is a facebook page of someone. Does this person get a notification of the mention?
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How to disable “Seen by” in Facebook groups?

Since recently, Facebook Groups add a "Seen by" feature that show to everyone on that group who have seen that post. It can be convenient, but it is also a form of privacy invasion. is there a way ...
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Access to Facebook groups without Facebook account?

Is there a way to access the content of Facebook groups without having a Facebook account? I seem to remember this was possible in the past, but now all I see is a login screen. I thought it was ...
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How to send email to all members of a Facebook group

Is there any way to send an email to every member of a group in Facebook given that I'm the admin of that group? Or just send a message to every member of that group and they will see it on their ...
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Is there a way to automatically post to a Facebook group?

I would like to be able to add blog posts to a Facebook group via a service like RSS Graphiti. I know this is possible for Facebook pages, but is this possible for Facebook groups?
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How do I share photos from a secret Facebook group?

Me and my friends have a secret Facebook group we use to share most of our photos. We now post all of our photos in the secret group because it's just convenient. But is there a way I can share a ...
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How to post on Facebook group, and make it visible only to group members?

I want to post on a group and don't want anyone who checks my profile to see this post/comment except if he/she is in the same group. Is that possible? And if yes, how?
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How do I keep the things I do in a Facebook group private?

I am part of some groups where I give help to people but everytime I comment on someone's question, it appears on the newsfeed of my friends. How can I make the things I do in groups not visible for ...
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Keyword Search for a comment in group wall

How do I search for a comment I made on a Facebook group wall post a long time ago?
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How to set restriction list to hide everything including comments and activities?

If you put someone to restriction list, this user doesn't see your comments on your wall. That's one of the expected behaviors. But if you comment an entry in a page or write into the wall of a friend,...
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The Input Process and Output of Facebook Events in different contexts?

It appears to me that within the realm of Facebook business entities available for posting an event, there are 3 methods in which to post an event: Logged in as a personal account assigned as the ...
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Copy one of your albums to a facebook group

Is there a way to easily copy one of your personal albums to a group on facebook without having to download and then re upload each picture?
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Transform a fan page into a Group

I have a fan page and would like to change it into a group without losing my fans and retaining my videos and pictures. Is it possible to transform a Facebook fan page into a group?
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Facebook is not showing online members in a Group's Chat

Earlier, Facebook used to show online members at the top in group chat box but recently I have noticed that it no longer does. Chat option is still available but the list of online members has just ...
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Any way to auto-approve requests to join new-style Facebook group?

Re-posting this since my previous post got closed as a duplicate, and the question they said it was a duplicate of does not fix my problem. I have a new-style group. Back when the new Facebook groups ...
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When I make any comments or post status in Facebook group, my other friends who are not the member of that groups also notified

Whenever I make any comments in a Facebook group or do any activity in a particular group, all my friends get notifications for that update, even if they are not part of that group. How can I stop my ...
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Any way to auto-approve requests to join Facebook group? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make Facebook group open for joining? I run a group on Facebook and I get bombarded with requests to join it. I just want to allow anyone to join without me having to ...
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How to create a "restricted" group in Facebook that is NOT public?

Is there any way to create a group of people who can't see any posts in my profile except for what I explicitly share with them, without being forced to make those posts public to the entire world?
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How can a user re-join a secret Facebook group?

I created a secret group in Facebook where all of my friends can talk and chat about anything. If someone leaves the group and wants to join the group, what can they do? I am the admin of that group, ...
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How to get Facebook tagged photos in Groups to appear in profile?

In a public group, photos can be tagged and the tags are shown within the group. Though, when viewed from a profile these tags do not appear. Is this the proper behaviour that photos within group are ...
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Can a Facebook group be divided into different sections?

I have created a university based group on Facebook which enables me and my colleagues to help each other in university. To make the group efficient and easy to use (by me and my colleagues) I want ...
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Is there a Facebook post character limit difference between group and individual pages?

I am a member of several open groups on Facebook, and I notice that in the group people are posting quite large posts. The suggestion from the group owner was that maybe the limit is different for ...
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Changing privacy settings of a Facebook Group from secret to public

How do I make the privacy of a Facebook Group that is currently set to "secret" as "public"? I first created this group but could not make it public due to the business nature. I want to make it ...
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Changing the name of an existing Facebook group

How do I change the name of a group in Facebook? It has approximately 200 member and was set up a while back. The current name is "We Made Thursdays" and I'm trying to work out how to have it now be "...
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Hidden Members on FB groups

A member I want to delete from a Facebook Group is not showing up on the members list. And he keeps taunting and abusing the group asking us Admins to remove him, which we can't because he is not ...
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Is there a way to create an RSS feed for a Facebook group

Can we create a RSS feed for a Facebook group? Basically, I want to display the latest happenings of a Facebook group on a web page with some other RSS feeds like a blog, etc.
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How do I recover a deleted Facebook group?

Yesterday a group I've created and administrated was deleted. I thought it was not possible to delete it as long as the admin remains in the group. Now that everything disappeared, what can I do?
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Issues with Share button on Facebook Fan page

My friend has created about 20 posts on the Facebook fan page for the website. www.AvailDiscounts.com Now the issue is, when we click on the wall post(posted using RSS graffiti) to "share" button, ...
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How to prevent friends adding me to their Facebook groups without my consent

A friend of mine on Facebook has added me to her Facebook group without my consent. I had to visit the group page and click on "Leave group" to leave it. I don't want my friends to add me to their ...
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Adding a friend back into a Facebook group who has previously left

A friend left a Facebook group and now he wants to rejoin the group. When I try to add him, Facebook tells me that "Mr.X has already left the group". How do I add him back in again?
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Is there a polling or voting application for Facebook groups?

That's it ... I have a secret Facebook group and I frequently need people to vote on things.
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Allow members of a Facebook group to like or comment, but not post

How do I set up a group in Facebook that only allows the members to either like or comment on a post but not create new post themselves? I want to restrict the posting to admins only.
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How to hide the admins of a secret Facebook group?

I have created a secret Facebook group. I want to hide the group admins from the rest of the members in a secret Facebook group. How to do it ?
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Change group to fan page in Facebook?

I created a group in Facebook. Now I want to change it to a fan page and retain the group members as fans. Is there a way to accomplish this?
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How can I post a video to Facebook and let members of a group view it?

I have a video I filmed for a group that should ideally only be viewable to those people. How can I post a video to Facebook and let members of a group view it? If my friends can view it, that's ...
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Is there a directory of groups on Facebook?

How to list the Facebook groups available? My groups page lists groups where I'm a member and the button to create a new group but no option to list other groups. I can search for groups but I can ...
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How to make Facebook group open for joining?

I have a Facebook group meant to be open for anyone to join. In the "edit group" screen, I set privacy to "open". There is a small lock icon besides the word "open", it that matters in any way. ...
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How do you add a photo album to a Facebook group?

How do you add a photo album to a Facebook group? If the option doesn't exist, is there a viable option?
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Delete a Facebook group

How do I delete a group in Facebook? I am the owner of a Facebook group and there are no other users except me (I removed them all).
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Will the old-style Facebook groups be converted to new-style Facebook groups?

If they will be converted, has Facebook given any indication of its migration plan?
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What is the largest size a Facebook group can become?

What is the largest number of people who can be members of a Facebook group?

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