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Former Facebook page admin deleted account, Make new admin role from other administrators

I have created a new Facebook account and the page. Then I named one of my friends as Admin and another as Editor. Later page created account has disabled by Facebook security and couldn't recover ...
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Is it possible to see my deleted messages on Facebook Messenger?

I am not talking about archived messages. Is there a way to see them after they have been deleted? Is there a special software that could do this?
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How to delete conversation with someone on Facebook, both from my inbox and from his inbox?

I have a conversation with someone on Facebook that contains some sensitive information that that person could use to harm me. What should I do to delete that conversation from both my inbox and from ...
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Is there a way to send one message to each of my friends?

I'm planning to quit Facebook, and would like to send one single message to tell them how they can contact me in the future.
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What if I can't confirm my age?

So, I lied about my age for some reason. I am stupid for this. Is there a way I can log into my account still? Or is there a way I can change my age on the account to my actual one? This is extremely ...
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How do I change the subtitle under my profile name?

I want my undergraduate university to show up as my subtitle rather than my graduate school. I have followed all of the "tips" and none of them work. I have tried the "Account Settings" bit where I ...
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How do I know which apps and accounts are connected to Facebook?

Deleting a Facebook account involves selecting "Delete My Account" following some instructions then not using Facebook in any way for two weeks. To ensure that I do not use Facebook in anyway, I want ...
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Having business pages in different languages

I deal in books in different languages. I want to set up Facebook buisness page with multiple pages. Each page will be country specific and has to be in a local language. I have created 2 pages, in ...
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Can I tag a bot in comments and command it to do something?

I couldn't find information about whether a Facebook bot can be tagged in the Facebook comments, and commanded to do something. I'm familiar with how Reddit and Twitter bots work, where one simply tag ...
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Can someone who allows followers on Facebook see who of their friends is following them?

I am wondering if it is possible to find out who of your friends has "unfollowed" you by checking the follower's list. (I know this requires allowing for followers in the first place) But if someone ...
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Deleting the messages from others messenger

I have sent some messages to some unknown profiles on Facebook messenger months ago. Now, I don't want them to see my messages anymore. What can I do? How can I make my messages disable to read for ...
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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.
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Where do I input Facebook's recovery codes?

I don't have any problem with my account at all, all 100% fine. I'm just trying to TEST the recovery codes of this page. When clicking on "show codes", I can see the 10 alphanumeric two word codes ...
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Block Facebook chat so that when you log in it appears as disconnected

I'm looking for some method or trick that allows me to login to Facebook without appearing as connected in the chat, because in addition, it appears the time of my last connection to contacts. Any ...
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How can I view comments I have made to various posts from the one Facebook page?

I want to look back at comments I have made to a specific Facebook page for the past 3 years. It is a business's page, not a group. None of the efforts I have made searching the Activity Log have ...
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Sharing a GIF on Giphy after GIF and Facebook post has been deleted

A GIF uploaded via giphy.com has been shared via Facebook. Afterwards both the Facebook post and the GIF on Giphy has been deleted. Other people can still share and see the GIF. Do you know why? What ...
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Photo Comments on Business Page

How do I allow photo comments to posts I make on my business page? People can reply normally, but there is no option for them to comment with pictures.
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How to forward Facebook Messenger message to SMS

Is there a way to forward your Facebook messages to your phone via SMS? Maybe using like Twilio?
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How to change email in Facebook account which is already in use with other account

Have a Facebook account for several years. Have a new email address and never changed it. On my phone I forgot my password and I opened a new Facebook account with my new email. Here's the problem, I ...
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I really need help with frozen Facebook settings

I am at my wit's end with a problem on Facebook and I don't know who to ask. I've had this problem for almost a year but now its really an issue. When I try and change my 'seen as active' settings ...
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Facebook declined friend request wanted back

I accidentally hit the remove button on a friend’s request to Facebook and now he cannot add me again and I cannot even bring him up at all. What did I do? What can I do?
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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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Facebook mandatory cell phone request — how do I move past it?

I'm trying to use two (genuinely me) Facebook accounts to keep my personal life and business/volunteer life separate, but the last few times I've tried to log into the secondary account, I've been ...
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Facebook relationship status hidden from my partner’s timeline

I was going through my girlfriend’s timeline and she doesn’t have any relationship status showing on her timeline or under the “about me” section anymore. I went to mine and it only says “in a ...
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Facebook and Messenger password recovery [duplicate]

I can't remember my Facebook password account or my Messenger account? How can I recover it?
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See my post's new likes (or see likes in chronological order)

Day 1 morning: I post something on my personal Facebook wall. Day 1 evening: 200 likes, I check them quickly because I am interested in seeing who among my friends have liked my post. Day 2 morning: ...
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Allow visitors to comment with images in a Facebook Page

In past, in some Pages I used to follow and like, I had the ability to simply upload an image of my own as a comment, with no text. Then, when I created a Page of my own, I wanted to provide such ...
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Is it possible to contact Facebook asking them to recover an account?

If someone can't recover his Facebook account by any mean. Is it possible to send his ID to Facebook and ask them to recover his account? Because earlier this year I filled a form asking Facebook to ...
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Is it possible to login to Facebook From Facebook messenger?

Someone is logged out of Facebook and can't access it, long story, but he's still logged in to messenger. Is it possible to log in to Facebook mobile app, by using Facebook's messenger session, ...
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How to open facebook.com/recover from the mobile app?

Someone forgot his Facebook password, he got logged out but is still logged into Facebook messenger. He wants to login again. He has 2 methods of recovery: Send password to email, and he can't do ...
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How to find Facebook users who followed someone?

Is there any method to find users who followed someone's account on Facebook?
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XPath to a div with dynamic id on Facebook

I have created a simple iMacros automation flow to get the embed code for each given Facebook post ID. I used XPath to find the menue button on the top right of the post and then automatically click ...
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How to enable message button Facebook public profile view?

When I view my own Facebook profile as seen by public, I noticed Message button is disabled as shown in picture below. This means public who are not my friends will not be able to message me or send ...
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Why are posts disappearing on my newsfeed?

Since last Wednesday (Sept 12) new posts on my Facebook Newsfeed have been disappearing. I used to be able to scroll down into the past forever, but now I am lucky to see five or more posts at a time ...
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Unable to see Add WhatsApp account in my Facebook business manager

I had tried to add a WhatsApp account in business manager settings. The guidelines in their helpcenter documentation stated that I could add a WhatsApp account from business manager settings. But in ...
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B has proof I accessed B's Facebook. I don't think I did. Is this possible?

Person B and I each currently live in a different city. I am currently physically using person B's laptop, because mine broke. B is logged in to multiple sites like social media sites, including ...
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Reopening an incognito tab

I logged in my Facebook account through the incognito tab but accidentally closed it before logging out. The session still remains logged in... Is there another option to log out from this browser ...
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Facebook showing accounts on my phone number

I created 3 Facebook accounts on one phone number. I removed phone numbers from these 3 accounts. But still Facebook shows those 3 accounts whenever I enter my phone number in "Forgotten password". I ...
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Why can't I no longer invite people to Facebook groups by e-mail?

I used to be able to enter an e-mail address in the box in the right column and invite people to my groups that way. That is no longer possible. (Answer: I will add this as a separate answer when the ...
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Is The Facebook “Keep your account secure” Checkpoint Authentic?

I don't use Facebook often, but I'm logged in all the time on my primary browser, so I can access it whenever I want. A few weeks ago I was on my timeline, browsing and making the occasional comment, ...
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What does the blue shield badge mean on Facebook?

I've recently started coming across a few Facebook users whose profiles boast blue badges containing what appears to be some sort of shield. These display on the lower frame of the user's profile ...
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Can “Watching now” be disabled?

I was watching a snooker game live stream on Facebook and noticed a FB friend being displayed as (also) Watching now: They also mention it in the comments next to the video (which scrolls out of view ...
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How to Discover Facebook Fake Account Info?

Someone created a fake Facebook account using my name and my picture; is there a way to discover the phone number or email that was used to create the fake account? How I can discover who did that, ...
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Am I allowed to use custom scripts on Facebook?

I have a script that downloads images from Facebook Messenger automatically. I need it for work, and I was wondering, does this break Facebook policy or something? Could I get my account banned?
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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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Removing phone number from Facebook?

I signed up for facebook with an email. I accidentally made a typo on my last name while signing up. i thought "Well, I can just fix it" and I did, but then I noticed that even though I fixed my name ...
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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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Removing someone who has taged themselves as working for your page

You see I sort of have an issue with a former employee who is still listed as working for me on his facebook profile. I would like to know if it is possible for me to remove that tag from his profile. ...
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Why is Facebook telling me “Only add people who you know”?

This is the message I am receiving: Only add people who you know Please only send friend requests to people who you know personally. If you think you're seeing this by mistake, please let us ...
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Remove yourself from Facebook photos search

I noticed that even if you already untagged yourself from a photo, they still appears in the public photos search (i.e., searching "name photos"). Is there a way to completely remove yourself in the ...