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's “View As…” returns blank profile?

I am using the "View As..." tool to see how a certain person sees my profile. But it turns up empty! No timeline, just a blank page after my cover and profile pics. This doesn't make sense since we ...
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How to limit old posts on Facebook to a custom friend list

I'd like to know how to automatically assign the visibility of all my Facebook posts to, at most, a custom friend list. I know about the "Limit Old Posts" feature, and this does not allow you to ...
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Can I white list some users to post on my timeline?

On Facebook I've set "Who can post on your timeline? Friends" and "Review posts friends tag you in before they appear on your timeline? On". Can I white list some friends to have them require no ...
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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 to hyperlink an image that you upload on your timeline to an external website on Facebook?

I have a business Facebook page. I would like to upload images to my timeline post and hyperlink them to external website or webpage. So, when people click on the image, it will take them to a website ...
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Facebook timeline

I made the mistake of answering the query by Facebook about books I had read, and clicked that I had read certain books, when I don't in fact want that at all, because some of the books I had liked ...
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Game feeds not posting to Facebook timeline or news feed

Two weeks ago all game updates stopped showing on my Facebook news feed (home screen). I saw them sporadically on my timeline. Last week nothing was showing up. I contacted the game for support and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 prevent pages from posting on my Facebook timeline?

Some (unknown) pages are posting their content (i.e. sharing videos, articles..) on my Facebook timeline without my permission. The problem is that I am not able to see these posts on my timeline! ...
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Hide friending activity from Timeline by default

Whenever I get a new friend on Facebook, a new entry appears in Activity Log with a pencil icon. Clicking this pencil icon reveals that it is "Allowed on Timeline". I would like to make it "Hidden ...
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Why can't my friends see my posts on timeline?

Today I was checking the "view as" feature of Facebook and noticed that two of my friends can't see my posts and the pics that I have uploaded on my timeline. I mean it was showing nothing,not even a ...
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Sometimes cannot add post time when posting on my timeline

Sometimes when using Facebook I've noticed it seems that, if I make too many posts within one day, when I go to make a new post I do not have the option to add a time to the post, just text, pictures, ...
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Is there a way to hide all shared links pointing to a certain domain?

People are spamming what-character-are-you.com like crazy since a few weeks. It's extremely annoying and I'd like to hide those posts for good. Unfortunately they are not posted via an app but just ...
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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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Remove friends of friends’ items from my timeline

I am so sick of my timeline of close friends getting filled up by my friends’ friends items from their Facebook. How can I stop this from plugging up my Facebook?
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Interactions with “former friends” on Facebook

I'm wondering whether you get notified on interactions with items relating to you if you can't see the item anymore on that user's profile on Facebook. My specific case is that I posted a message on ...
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Facebook: how can I control what I see from a page I liked on my timeline?

I like the page Amazing Places on Earth on Facebook. They used to post several pictures every day that were beautiful and inspiring. Then suddenly, they started posting only silly links from a site. ...
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In facebook privacy settings, what is the difference between regular and added audience for tagged posts?

What is the difference between the below two policy settings: 1) Who can see posts you've been tagged in on your timeline? 2) When you're tagged in a post, who do you want to add to the audience if ...
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Change public on timeline for tags

Sometimes I get tagged in pictures or stories that I don't want to share with my whole audience. Can I alter who can see that story per story? I have found a setting in privacy settings that lets me ...
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Facebook Mobile - Photo Sharing To Multiple Lists

Can someone please explain to me how I can share photos on Facebook mobile with multiple lists or groups? It seems that I am only able to choose one list to share with. From a computer you can set it ...
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Timeline view after being unrestricted

I blocked someone, restricted them after doing so, and I also unfriended them. Later on, I took them off the blocked and restricted list and now we are friends again. However, they are only able to ...
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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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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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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......