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Questions tagged [facebook-timeline]

Combines a Facebook user's wall and profile updates into a single default view shown in reverse chronological order

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Facebook Time stamp accuracy for Timeline posts

I have seen two different Unix numbers for the time stamp for same post while inspecting the element using Google Chrome. When I try to convert these numbers through epoch converter I got two ...
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Change Facebook “Watching” activity to “Watched”

When adding a status update with the Watching activity, the status posts to my timeline as "Hashim is watching Kong". Is there a way to change this to something like: Hashim watched Kong ...or......
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Why don't shares of photos from my page to a group show when the group post is re-shared?

When I post to a photo (normally via Cinch Share) to a Facebook page I manage, I normally manually share that to another Facebook group I admin. It shows up fine in the group. However, if someone ...
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My Facebook was disabled by mistake, how long does it take to get it back?

On November 20th I was first told you send a photo of me for security and it was being reviewed. Now on December 24th my account was disabled when I had to wait a whole month to wait so I sent a ...
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When I comment on a post it does not display on my timeline or newsfeed

I have privacy settings set to Only Me (until I figure this out) for 'Who can see my future posts' and 'Who can see posts I'm tagged in', and when I post on an article it does not appear anywhere on ...
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Facebook: default news feed to just pages

Is there a way I can set my news feed to show only pages by default rather than friends' profiles? I've seen there is a way to 'prioritize' specific pages but that's not really what I'm looking for. ...
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Who can see what I post on a friend's timeline?

If I posted a photo on a friend's timeline, who is not a mutual to my other friends. Who can see this post? My friends and their friends or their friends only .
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How can I feature all of my current jobs on Facebook?

I accidentally clicked "Choose main job" on Facebook Timeline and then it stopped featuring all of my current jobs on timeline. How can I fix that? I want to show all of my current jobs on Facebook, ...
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“This post is associated with an ad and may not be edited this time” message in Facebook

Is there any way to edit a Facebook post if it is associated with an ad? The edit option is greyed out.
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Facebook - Approving tagged photos of me long after being tagged

So, I just reviewed my timeline and noticed a bunch of photos of me that I haven't approved being tagged in yet. My question is then, if I click approve now, will that activity end up on all my friend'...
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How do I find the share link for “Your most Loved photos”?

In my timeline, there was a message by Facebook saying they compiled a list of my most loved photos ("with overall more than 50 likes"), and offered me to share it. I chose instead to enter it to see ...
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How do I unhide that Timeline event that says when I joined Facebook?

I accidentally hid the date I joined Facebook from my Timeline. How can I show it again? It doesn't appear in my Timeline to change it and make it visible. I can't see it on my Activity Log (as hidden ...
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Is it possible to delete all Facebook app posts without removing the app?

I have a lot apps and websites I'm connected to with my Facebook account. In the past, it was the common thing that an app would post on your wall everything (it's set to private, but still exist). ...
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Is it possible to find a recent ad in Facebook?

Yesterday there was an ad displayed in the feed. How would I go about finding this ad again if I don't have any information on the company like name etc? Perhaps even viewing only sponsored posts and ...
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Facebook Timeline: a post's share button versus a post's friends drop-down menu

In Facebook, when user JohnDoe views a post which has been added (by JohnDoe or by one of JohnDoes friends) on JoeDoe's Timeline, what is the point of JohnDoe's user interface displaying both: a ...
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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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My 3D model is always upside down when uploading to Facebook, no matter how I rotate it

I am trying to post a 3D model. I simplified the mesh so that it fits through the tiny 3MB limit and it's rendered OK. Except... It's UPSIDE DOWN! I tried to upload model after rotating it in ...
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Filter Facebook News Feed

I have my friends properly organized in lists and I currently only care about news feed from one list and companies that I have liked. The other lists are just useless for me, it would be pain to ...
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Is there a way to find all comments by yourself on a specific users posts on Facebook?

So I have a situation where I am trying to find a particular image another user posted on facebook and I know I commented on this post/image a few times. It was quite awhile ago and hence going ...
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On my timeline, how can I immediately jump to an old post from several years ago and edit it?

I would like to edit the privacy of several (perhaps all) of my timeline posts from before ~September 2013. When viewing my own timeline, is there a way to somehow directly jump to those posts? Or do ...
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How do I ensure everything on my Facebook timeline is hidden to strangers?

When a stranger (i.e. person who is not my Facebook friend) opens my personal Facebook URL (i.e. https://www.facebook.com/myusername/), several posts on my timeline are displayed. How can I ensure ...
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Is there any way to set permanently the News Feed in the option “More Recent”?

There are 2 options, "More Recent" and "Featured Histories" (I don't know exactly the name in English since my Facebook is in Spanish). I set the option in "More Recent" but everytime I leave Facebook ...
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Changing the preview image when sharing a news article on Facebook?

I want to share an external link (news article) to my company's Facebook page, but the thumbnail is just a generic image showing the name of the news site, so it looks like I'm advertising the ...
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Will 'going to' on public event in closed group show in news feed?

I'm in a 'closed group' which has a 'public event'. I want to press 'going' on this event. I don't want it to appear on news feed/timeline (or whatever it's called) of my Facebook friends. Will my ...
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Can I access other days for On This Day?

As of today, Facebook's "On This Day" allows users to see memories from only the current day. How about seeing memories from other days?
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Why aren't friends posts I like showing in my timeline? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Facebook timeline - none of my comments or likes on friends posts show on my timeline When I check 'like' on friend's Facebook timelines of photos or comments, they do not ...
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“This will not appear in News Feed.” - Relationship

I try to change my relationship status to single on Facebook and I receive this message in a blue box: "This will not appear on the newsfeed." I would like to know why it won't appear, and why ...
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Facebook timeline and avatar alignment

Facebook prevents uploading images that are 160x160; the pictures must be uploaded at 180x180. Facebook then scales the picture down to 160x160 automatically. I would like to achieve a pixel-perfect ...
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How to edit Facebook 'about' information display?

Can you rotate Facebook "about" information shown under your picture? At the moment it shows my job, school, and hometown under my profile picture. I would like to have it display my relationship ...
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How can I prevent my friends, especially “Family”, from being suggested to other friends?

I'm seriously considering a situation where people on my friend list wouldn't be suggested to anyone else on my friend list (especially, someone with lower count) to "Add as a Friend" suggestion over ...
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Is there a way to alter Facebook video player behavior?

I have two main issues with the Facebook video player: When I scroll down from it, it floats to the side and continues playing. When I click on it, instead of pausing the video (like virtually every ...
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How can I share a Facebook post on my timeline, but not the link object of that Facebook post?

Example post that I want to share: https://www.facebook.com/FacebookDevelopers/posts/10151471074398553 I expect sharing something like this: So my friends could see the message "Be the first to know....
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Can knowing a custom Facebook URL of someone bypass “who can look up my timeline by name” privacy option?

I have a Facebook profile with a custom URL name. For example Catdog: www.facebook.com/Catdog. So does that mean if someone enters: www.facebook.com/Catdog into their browser AND they are not my ...
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New 2013 Facebook timeline (left sidebar) not showing up the same for friends in same lists?

With the new sidebar on the left of personal FB timelines, there are "sections" including "about" "friends" and "photos" on the top. Then you could add things like "music" "movies" "likes" and any ...
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Facebook Timeline doesn't show up in profile section

I am new to Facebook and found out about my "Timeline" but I don't have one I don't see it in my Profile and anywhere else. Is it possible that I deleted my Timeline or did I do something wrong? How ...
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Disable/Enable Images in Comments on Facebook (Profile Posts, not Pages)

I know Facebook pages have the ability for admins to disable photos in comments which says to do so by disabling photo/video posts to a page's timeline (which seems counter-intuitive, but I digress). ...
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Removing life event from Facebook wall but keeping information under profile picture

Is there a way to remove the "Started School at XYZ University" life event from your wall but still keep the "Studies at XYZ University" entry under your profile picture?
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Hide public posts on Facebook profile

I have certain posts that I want to be public, i.e. visible to everyone who has a link to it, shareable and re-postable, but I still would like to hide the post from the list of posts visible on my ...
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How to update Facebook Profile without announcing it to everyone?

How do I update my profile Basic Info, such as location, education, job, etc. without triggering a notification on Friends' Notification (upper left) or their Wall/Timeline/Recent Friend Activity page....
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What is the Facebook mail address of an account that only have an ID?

How to precisely find the Facebook email address of the person that only have a Facebook number ID, that is a profile, for instance https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=606247083
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Stop specific people (or everyone) from getting notifications when I post a comment on or like a page's post on facebook

Is this possible? If I'm posting a comment reply to someone on a news story, I don't necessarily want it to be going out to my friends; they're not interested in my ramblings or opinions on current ...
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How do I stop Facebook from deleting a link in my post?

When you post something on your timeline (personal profile) that contains a link, Facebook will create a preview of the link (using the Open Graph information provided by the linked site) and put it ...
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How do I set Facebook to show only a profile owner's posts in his/her wall?

How do I set Facebook to show only a profile owner's posts in his/her wall? Is there a Facebook feature or a browser extension (Opera/Firefox/Chrome) that could do this? (Strange: I remember being ...
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How can I stop likes of other people from appearing on my feed?

I think the subject says it all. I have some few friends and I would like to see content they create, but I'm not interested in seeing their likes. Any chance I could hide one and see other? Also if ...
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How can I delete multiple Facebook Posts on my timeline?

I'm trying to clean my Facebook profile's Timeline, but I don't like the idea of going through them all posts and delete one by one. Is there any tool, option or something that I'm missing, that ...
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How can I show my videos section in my Facebook timeline, so other people can see my video section?

Long time ago, I can see Video section in my Facebook timeline, its contain all my uploaded video. Other people visiting my timeline can see this sections. Now, I can't see the video section in my ...
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Is there a way to “clean” your Facebook profile/timeline? [duplicate]

Does Facebook have a function to "clean" the profile, meaning delete for example all posts (or all older than 5 years), but keep the friendlist? Something like "delete your profile", but only for ...
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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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Is your wall the same as your timeline on Facebook? [duplicate]

Would like to post to my "wall". Is that the same as the timeline? How does the timeline differ from the newsfeed?
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No caption of followers below my Facebook cover pic

I am not able to see the list of my followers and the caption of followers is also not present. What should I do to see my followers?