Questions tagged [facebook-photos]

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Share your Facebook photo album with non-Facebook users

In the 2000s (before 2010) Facebook would allow you to get a direct URL to one's own Facebook album that could be emailed and shared with non-Facebook users. People have asked this question before ...
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Why is my cover photo being duplicated without retaining its likes and comments on Facebook mobile?

I tried to change my cover photo using Facebook mobile app and wanted to revert one of my old cover photos that I used years ago. I went through the cover photos that subsequently appear above the ...
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Facebook “URL signature expired”

I posted links to Facebook images elsewhere and now I can not see the image. Example: https://scontent.flis5-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/48374097_10156822229099932_7902434783177736192_n.jpg?_nc_cat=105&...
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Any way to jump to a much older point in a Facebook photo stream?

When you go to the Photos section of a Facebook page, the URL will be https://www.facebook.com/PAGENAME/photos_stream, and then as you keep scrolling down, more photos will appear. This one Facebook ...
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Friends can't see my tagged “Photos of You,” only my boyfriend and sister can

I noticed that when I "view as" and type in a friend's name, they can't see the photos that I am tagged in. the "photos of you" is blank. I thought it was because it is the setting of the person who ...
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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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Why can't my friend see a photo on my timeline that is supposed to viewable by friends of anyone tagged?

I was recently tagged in a photo. The person that took it is not my friend (a mutual friend of ours, who also appears in the photo, tagged me). I approved it to appear on my timeline. If I look at ...
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How to create a public album in Facebook without alerting everyone?

I was at this nice event with hundreds of people which are not my Facebook friends. Besides posting photos to Google Photos I made a smaller selection for Facebook so everybody can tag themselves and ...
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How to schedule a picture into an existing album on Facebook

I have a fan page with different photo albums. I’d like to add more pictures to each album by using the schedule feature of Facebook. How do I do this and make sure that the picture I schedule for a ...
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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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How do I go back to original post after a clicking photo comment?

When you click on a photo post on Facebook, it pops up the modal window. You can see the comments on the right. When people leave photo comments, and you click on them, how do you go back to the ...
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“High quality” option not working when uploading photos to a Facebook page

Since 2018, the photos that I post on my Facebook page do not show in high resolution (~2048px) but are limited to low resolution (~1680px). My photos aren't technically different from those I ...
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In Facebook, is there any way to update an existing photo post?

I uploaded a picture and posted it on my wall but I realized that I uploaded the wrong copy of the picture. Is there anyway I can "update" the picture in that post without actually have it show up as ...
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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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Limit access to certain Facebook photo albums

I know it is possible to define groups of friends. But how do I allow/exclude groups to see a photo-album? Is it possible?
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Can my location be found from a Facebook picture?

This old ABC News clip dramatically announces a "new and freightening threat [...] unknown to many Internet crime experts", which exposes a child's location via pictures posted to Twitter, Facebook, ...
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Facebook album thumbnails

I'm trying to make photographs that work to the size of the Facebook album covers. I've found lots of information on the old photo size, but I can't find anything in the APIs or information sheets ...
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How to create a new album and move photos into it?

I've uploaded a bunch of photos to the following Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Datsville/photos/ However, most of them are not inside any album. How do I create a brand new album ...
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How to edit a photo after being uploaded

Is it possible to visually edit a photo on Facebook after being uploaded? I don't want to have to retag the people again. I accidentally forgot to remove something on the photo. And by edit I mean ...
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How to download a Facebook cover photo in full resolution?

I got tagged in a picture, and would like to download it in full resolution (to print it because it is a nice picture of the whole soccer team). PROBLEM: The picture has been uploaded as a Cover ...
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Discrepancy between real and shown number of photos/albums in Facebook

In Facebook if you check a friend’s number of photos or albums that he/she has uploaded you will realize the number which is show by Facebook differ from what is visible to you and you can count. From ...
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Why does my Facebook profile say I have photos and albums when I don't have any?

I have deleted all my photos and albums from my Facebook profile in order to do some "spring cleaning" and I have realised that even if I have 0 photos it still says: "3 Photos of you", "36 photos", "...
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One album managed to have different privacy per photo in a Facebook album - how do I replicate this?

I've always understood that the privacy settings for photos in an album are set on the album not on the individual photo (as is covered here). However, I notice that I have one folder (created by ...
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Does Facebook notify a user when their picture is removed per privacy-violation request?

I found a few pictures of my kids on Facebook that I would like to file a child privacy take-down request. What happens when Facebook actually removes the pictures... is the picture-poster notified? ...
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When sharing an album on Facebook, why is the number of photos different for me?

On another Facebook account that I see in my timeline, there was posted a photo album. It's displaying in their timeline as the first 4 photos, and "+10" over the 5th photo. When I click any of the ...
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Avoid Facebook notifications for photo likes

I don't want to see notifications in (desktop) Facebook when friends like one of my photos. Is there a way to do this? There are lots of really similar questions here, but I don't think there's an ...
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Facebook: Removing “&theatre” Mode

On Facebook, I've found that if you remove the &theatre from the URL when viewing a picture, it reverts back to the original way of viewing pictures. Is there any way I can make the removal ...
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Facebook photo shows on timeline but not in Photos

There is a photo on Facebook timeline posted in 2012 (person not in my friend list). However the photo does not appear in Photos nor in the Album it is tagged in (earlier it use to appear in the album)...
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How to delete photos from Facebook timeline

I wish to delete a photo from my timeline/profile. The directions say "click on options under the photo" and then click delete. There is no delete app and the delete button on my computer does not do ...
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Facebook not showing photos on timeline

We have recently held an event and upload the photos to the event page. People can tag themselves in them but the photos are not showing up on the individual's timeline. The event and photos are both ...
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How do you share a Facebook photo album with people that don't want to register for Facebook?

I recall seeing this option when I created my album, but I don't know how to get back to it. If you email the photo album to a friend, it makes them sign up before they can view it.
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Who can see posts and photos I've been tagged in on my timeline

Is it possible to allow in my timeline to be tagged in posts but to hide from my timeline every photo where I am tagged? In other words, is it possible to separate confidentiality parameters between ...
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What ordering is shown of friends who liked a photo?

I have a photo that received more than 3 likes. It says, "Adam, Bill, Charles, and x others like this". Based on my notifications, I know that Adam, Bill, and Charles are the friends who most ...
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Blocking names in Likes on photos

Is there a way to block your friends from seeing who liked your photos on Facebook, but still see the number of likes? I mean "1000 people like X's photo" but not showing who.
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How to delete the date of photo album in Facebook?

I want to delete the date of a particular album, but I can't. I can only delete the month and day, but the year is still there? How to delete it completely?
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Photo isn't sharp while uploading in Facebook

Even after selecting the "High Resolution" image option in Facebook, the photo is losing its detail and clarity is very bad. I tried exporting the image to PNG 24 using Photoshop for web usage. Still ...
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Facebook, move photos to a group

I already have some photos posted, quite a lot. As my group of 'friends' has grown I only have created a group for close friends and family. I now want to only show this group some of the photos - so :...
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How do I set the privacy for a single pic/photo in Facebook?

I want to restrict viewing of one of my single uploaded pic on Facebook. How do I do that?
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Facebook Event - Wall Post not showing photo when logged off

I am having a problem with a Facebook fan-page. I created an event and then made a wall post with a photo. The wall post with photo is visible when I am logged in. But when I log out, the photo is ...
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Add a new album to Facebook, along with an update/description

Does anyone know the correct way to create a new album, add photos and post, all at the same time and have a status update that describes this album? It can be done with several photos added as a non-...
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I accidentally copied duplicate pictures from someone's timeline

How do I delete duplicate photos on my timeline?
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Create link to a Facebook photo album starting with newest photos

We use frequently updated Facebook albums to sort images of multiple projects. We would like to create links to the new photos, but have only been able to link either a) to the entire album, starting ...
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Is there a way to have Facebook parse jpg tags when uploading photos?

I work for an institution where we take a lot of photos for archival purposes, and tag them with the photographer's name (using the Author tag), the subjects of the photo (using the Description tag), ...
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Untag someone from my photos in Facebook

Someone wants me to untag them from certain pictures on my Facebook account. How do I search for them? I have thousands of pictures so I can't go through them manually.
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How can I reverse the order of a photo album on Facebook?

I believe that recent updates have removed this functionality. Are there any tools (1st party or otherwise) that can reverse the order of an existing photo album on Facebook?
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How can I get a non-friend to view photos I've been tagged in?

I have a friend who cannot be my Facebook friend, but I would like them to be able to view on my timeline any photos that I've been tagged in by others. Is this possible?
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Automatically save Facebook photos where I have been tagged

I would like to automatically capture any photos post on Facebook in which I am tagged. For instance, a friend posts some photos from a get-together and I'm tagged in some. I'd like to be able to grab ...
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When sharing photos on Facebook, how does Facebook prioritize sharing methods? Certain methods don't show up in friends' feeds as often

What I mean is, if I add photos to an album via an external source such as iPhoto, Flickr, or IFTTT, it is rare that I'll receive any likes or comments. When I share a photo directly to Facebook from ...
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In Facebook Groups, is there any way to delete multiple photos?

I am an admin on a couple of Facebook group pages. Deleting the photos on these groups is a fulltime and tedious job. Is there a way to delete multiple photos at once? Is there a way to change the ...
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Stop my photos from getting onto Facebook?

How can I stop photos of me from getting onto Facebook or Google Plus? I am not a user of social networks and do not want my photo on these networks. I am very concerned I may be added by friends or ...