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Facebook scanning other browser tabs?

So yesterday I listened to an online radio site (https://phonic.fm/) for the first time in 3 or 4 years. Today their page appears in my Facebook feed. How is this possible? Have I allowed the radio ...
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facebook, date when i add someone to my close friends list

Can i see the date when I add someone to close friends on facebook? I have a problem, someone added a person to my close frineds list, and I need to know the date when this happend, is there a way?
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How can I tell if I've already 'liked' a Facebook page?

I go to some Facebook pages, and I can't find a 'like' link and I'm not sure if I had hit it before or not. Is there an easy way to tell if I've 'liked' something?
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We are working on it and we'll get it fixed as soon as we can. « Back to Home [on hold]

What is We are working on it and we'll get it fixed as soon as we can. « Back to Home In facebook how to get it fixed
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How to set visibility of Facebook profile likes

How can I setup the visibility of profile photo likes? For example when anyone does not have me in friends, he can´t give me like and I want to anybody can give me like even if he hasn't me in friends....
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How can I transfer ownership of Facebook business page without the original page owner/personal account?

I recently joined a company and we need to transfer ownership of our Facebook business page but the former employee will not cooperate. What are my options?
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How can I my name not show up in someone else's mutual list on Facebook?

How can I my name not show up in someone else's mutual list on Facebook? For e.g. if I am friends with a person 'X', I don't want my friend to open 'X's profile and see me as their mutual friend. Is ...
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Remove my Disable Account [on hold]

I want to ask for a help to remove my disable account in Facebook. It's been 2 months already. I need it badly. Every time i open my account it says your account is Disable
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Can I recover Facebook with phone number only?

I lost Facebook password and access to email which was connected to it, but I have access to phone number that was attached to it, my account had fake username so I don't think providing ID will help,...
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Incorrect birthday in Facebook

How can I change/correct my birthday on my Facebook profile after it was set incorrectly? It's showing You can choose from one of the previous birthday you listed on your profile/timeline. But I ...
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“Unrecognized browser or device” email received from Facebook

Email I received from Facebook said: your account was recently logged into from an unrecognized browser or device. Was this you? May 16, 2017 @ 9:25 p.m. Near Ranchito, Belize IE on Windows. ...
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Is there any way to put a space between text in a Facebook status?

Is there any way to put a space between paragraphs in a Facebook status? I try shift and enter, but it appears that only works for Facebook comments, not Facebook business pages. I circled in blue ...
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Facebook messages cannot be read on email anymore

I used to read my Facebook messages just from my email, where I usually receive notifications from Facebook. But, since March 21st, I haven't been able to read the messages that way anymore. I do ...
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Facebook Messages Never Delivered

I'll try to give all the details as best as possible: As a side note, I have had an account since '08, but was inactive for several years. I last messaged someone on the old system 4/5 years ago. I ...
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Does FB permanently delete your data after you delete your account?

I deleted my 2 FB accounts over 60 days ago. Does FB truly delete your information from their servers, specifically your IP addresses that you used to log into?
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Facebook says I have 4200 friends… download account and get 3700 names

Facebook says I have 4200 friends but when I download my account I get only 3700 names... How do I find these 500 invisible friends to unfriend them? These are not the ghost accounts one finds when ...
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Not able to delete a Facebook Page

We have two Facebook Pages for our company. We no longer use one of the pages and no one has got access to the page and hence we are not able to delete it. This is the page that we would like to ...
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How to share free dynamic DNS domain on Facebook?

I'm hosting some websites on my raspberry behing my box and I'm using changeip.com to have a free DNS service... But then, when I would like to post my website's link to facebook or set it as my ...
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I tried to post a long comment to a question on Facebook; Can I retrieve the answer?

I posted a long answer on Facebook to a friend's question. I got an error message of a big robotic smiling face. Is there any way I can retrieve the answer? I went into a lot of detail and don't want ...
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My Facebook events don't display those who have selected 'going' only 'interested'

I have posted a couple of events to my business Facebook page, and initially I used to be able to see who had selected "Going" and who had selected "Interested" as two separate lists. However now it ...
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How can someone share a Reddit link onto Facebook while preserving the original title, with as little friction as possible?

Say, you post a thread like http://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/t4d6d/how_do_you_share_a_reddit_link_onto_facebook/... Then it shows up like this:
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How to follow someone on Facebook when follow button is missing

For work purposes, I would like to follow a Facebook account (set up as an individual, not as an organization) but I would rather not send them a friend request. How can I follow them? I don't see the ...
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How can I regain access to my Facebook account?

I attempted to log into my Facebook account from my cell phone. I didn't know that my cell phone wasn't connected to my Facebook account. I am now blocked from my account because of this. I'm being ...
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Forgotten Facebook Id and password

I HAVE FORGOTTEN MY FACEBOOK ID AND PASSWORD. I HAVE FORGOTTEN THE ADDRESS OF MY RECOVERY EMAIL. I ONLY KNOW THE FIRST LETTER OF MY RECOVERY EMAIL THET IS 'E'. I DONT EVEN REMEMBER THE RECOVERY EMAIL ...
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Collection in saved items not opening

Two weeks ago I made a collection 'For sale' in my Facebook saved items (added a marketplace/groups post in which I offered something for sale to it), but I cannot open it since. Whether I click the ...
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Blocked from sharing posts on Facebook, told to slow down

I am having trouble with sharing posts with friends or posting on my timeline. After about five or six 'shares', I get the message: slow down, you are going too fast or your are using this feature ...
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Team Members Section is missing on Facebook Page About Tab. How

I'm admin of an fb page and wish for "..Manages [ThisPage].." to appear on the infobox side of my profile. I have several friends who have this, but I believe they did it in 2017 when the Team Members ...
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Delete all data on Facebook without having an account

From the latest updates to security and data-protection there is now a way to delete all private data a company such as Facebook has collected together with the ability to get the collected data. I ...
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I cannot transfer ownership in Facebook

My bosses recently have decided to part their ways, so we removed the first boss from the Facebook, yet it shows, that he is the owner of it, as in it is owned by his business. And since he is not so ...
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Do people who have rejected your friend requests still show up in “People you may know” on Facebook?

I don't remember whether I sent a particular person on Facebook a friend request. The option to add them as a friend is open which either means I did and they rejected it, or I didn't. I don't want to ...
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Why doesn't an entry appear in my timeline when my friend tagged me in his post?

He wrote a long article and tagged a lot of people, some of whom are not my friends. It is a public post. I opened the page of someone that is tagged in the same post and I could see the entry for it ...
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How do I find Facebook URL in specific format

I have a FB post that includes text and an image. I want to share that post on Twitter, so I need the URL. If I right click on the date and time of the post and select "Copy Link Location" the URL ...
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How can I easily download all my Facebook Notes?

How can I easily download all my Facebook Notes? I have already used Facebook's built-in "Download Your Information" and the Notes did not come with. I have written many time-consuming essays and I ...
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How to automate bulk upload on Hootsuite with images?

I want to do bulk posts with the csv uploader on Hoot Suite. However, there is no clear way to automate the image uploading for Instagram and Facebook. All of the examples I have found require the ...
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How do I stop someone from seeing me on Facebook Chat?

I like Facebook Chat, but I want to hide from specific people. Is there an easy way to do this?
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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 do I lock my Facebook profile?

I have found some Facebook accounts if someone is not my friend, it shows "This profile is locked". I want to do same with my Facebook account. How can I do that? I have seen in other's accounts a ...
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Disable Facebook notifications for top stories?

In the last few days, I've started getting Facebook notifications both in the web app and on iOS for some status updates or photo uploads from friends. The notifications have a star icon and the URL ...
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Include a button to “like” my page in a post?

I need to get more likes to my Facebook page, problem is that I don't know how to make a post from where people can like my page. My boss sent me a screenshot from Facebook iPhone's app. See how you ...
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How to invite into secret Facebook group?

I run a secret Facebook group. When I need to add a new member, I paste an email address into the Invite Members box on the right panel: Sometimes it works as expected. However, 90% of the time I ...
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Facebook Pages - how to retain the name

Currently I have a page attached to my personal Facebook profile. I would first like to delete the page from my personal Facebook profile and start a fresh page for my business that is not linked to ...
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Can't add a secondary Facebook email because it's “owned by a disabled account”

I'm trying to change my Facebook email, by first adding a secondary email to my account and then make it as primary, but I can't seem to do it because "The account that owns the email address you ...
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How can I disable the like button on my Facebook profile picture

I don’t use Facebook a lot but I just posted a profile picture to update the old one I had. But not a lot of my friends use Facebook anymore so I didn’t get a lot of likes on my post. I would like to ...
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Facebook - Page Activity and Messenger Notifications

How do I get notifications via Messenger of activity on Pages I manage? I think I used to get them but I don't seem to be anymore. If someone posts, likes a picture, messages, etc... I should get a ...
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Reset Facebook password

My wife forgot her Facebook password and we thought that we will set new password using reset password. So she logged out from her Android Facebook app and now we are not able to reset the password. ...
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What make messages to Facebook page not delivered?

I know that if you send a message to a person who isn't connected with you in Facebook, then the message will only has the status Sent until the person accepts it. However, my message to a page is ...
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How do I contact Facebook about a false report when I'm blocked?

So, apparently I posted a digitally created picture as a cover photo for humorous purposes, and somebody reported it and Facebook took it down for nudity and suspended my account for several days. (...
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How to disable “ [member] asked to join [group]” Facebook notifications?

When you are admin of a Facebook group, you have to approve each member that wants to enter the group. In addition, you are notified every time someone asks for approval. If you are admin of a large ...
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Is it possible to block Facebook's sponsored ads using uBlock now that they separate “sponsored” text onto different divs?

If you inspect the word "sponsored" on Facebook's sponsored posts, you'll see they break the word up across multiple elements to bypass uBlock Origin and other blockers. Is there a way to still block ...
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How do I recover the Facebook account password?

I have forgotten my Facebook account password and also I have no access to the number which I use to log-in to Facebook account. On this page (see the image below) they are asking for a government ...