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How to get unblocked Facebook page which has been blocked by Facebook for 30 days?

My friend have his own Facebook Page, he mistakenly post something which go against of community standers, now he got a block for 30 days. How to unblock him?
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How to print Facebook friends list

I need to print out my friends list on Facebook. However their instructions just bring me to a blank page. Something is wrong on my account since this happens on whatever PC, laptop I use. Is there a ...
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Keep posts on Friends' timelines from appearing on mine

When I post on friends Facebook Timeline, whatever I put there appears on my own as well, how can I stop this. I'm not putting it on mine, only theirs.
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How can I turn off automatic mentions (text tags of people) in my comments on Facebook?

Is there any way that anyone has found to turn off automatic mentions when typing a comments on Facebook post or live stream? I am having a problem when I type anything in a comment box on a live ...
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If I like a friend's old post, would my 'Like' appear to our friend's (mutual) news feed?

If I like a friend's really old post (2011 - something he posted to me - it actually appeared to me on my "ON THIS DAY" section) would my 'Like' appear on our mutual friend's news feed? I don't want ...
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there is no image on my facebook news feed post

here is a page on my site coying the adrress and pasting in debug page - everything works fine - i.e. the image is there pasting the link in my news feed - there is no image - even after refreshing ...
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Show all posts and comments in a Facebook group that I am a member of, not an admin

I am a member of a group and I would like to see all the posts and comments from the beginning of the group (approx 8 months ago). Is there a way that I can do this without spending hours simply ...
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Does a message sent before a friend request get moved to normal inbox when the friend request is accepted?

The situation is pretty simple: I send a friend request, after that I send a message to that person, and then the friend request gets accepted. What happens to the message? Does it stay in the "Other" ...
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Visibility of posts in restricted state on Facebook

If I am restricted on a friend’s Facebook page, will all posts not be able to be seen or just the ones from the time you are set to restricted?
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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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Where do I use the unique code to get back in to Facebook?

Luckily I can still get in on my phone, but it's suddenly using an old, discontinued, company email. I went through all the steps with Facebook and they have "mailed" me a 6 digit code, but ...
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Can Facebook's Custom privacy setting ever include the public?

On Facebook, I occasionally see certain friends with their privacy settings set to Custom. When I comment on their posts, I don't want my comments to show up publicly, but I can't know whether they ...
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What are Facebook lists that can be "followed"?

On Facebook, under Settings -> Privacy -> Your Activity, there is an option called "Who can see the people, Pages and lists you follow?" What is a list, and what does it mean to "...
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How to switch Facebook page layout

I have page (blog) on Facebook. I've noticed that in chrome's incognito mode some pages have different, modern layout. How can I switch it on my own page?
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Editing a Facebook comment that was too long to post

I wrote a comment on FB that exceeded the 8000 character limit per error message, which said to shorten the comment. A red box appears around comment, but won't let me edit. Is there a way to ...
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Why can't my Facebook friend and I invite each other to secret groups?

I made friends with someone for the purpose of her inviting me to join a secret group. She is trying to invite me using the app, but when she clicks "invite" and starts typing my name, it will not ...
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Marketplace is no longer available

I am no longer able to see Marketplace. It says an error has occurred please try later. This is now happening for a month?
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Facebook App on Facebook Page for followers to opt into providing email address

I am trying to build up a mailing list based on people who follow a Facebook page of which I am an admin. I've read that to do this you need to enable a Facebook app that would allow users to opt in ...
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i am trying to reset my messenger password without having a Facebook account i am doing all the step with success but the process still failed?

Ok here is the steps that I follow. First of all, I click on forgot password field. In a box will pop up with the original phone number or email address you used to sign up initially, it asks me to ...
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Change the Facebook page owner from a business page?

Agency that I had hired to manage my Facebook page has gone rogue and is not handing over the ownership of the page. I am still the admin can I get the ownership back without him having to sanction it?...
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Facebook account asks for verification, but does not send out the verification

When I try to recover my account using email, it says: "Enter code We sent an 8-digit code to the email you chose. Please enter the code here once it arrives." "An error occurred while ...
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Hide Facebook News tab "New for you" red notification badges

Whenever I open the Facebook website on a desktop browser, I see an obnoxious notification badge on the "News" tab icon: This badge counts the "New for you" news stories, that I ...
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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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How to get exact number of follows in New Pages Experience

I manage a page and switched to the New Pages Experience, which removed the number of likes, no longer shows the number of followers on the public page, and shows the number of follows when I'm signed ...
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Facebook logged me in to my second account with my first account credentials

I have 2 Facebook account, each have different email and password, I was logged in to Facebook using my first account, but then I decided to reset my Google Chrome setting, and when I back to Facebook,...
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Delete phone number from Facebook account

I have taken my phone number off of my Facebook info page so they should have no record of it. However, I now have a different phone number and the person who now has my old # keeps getting ...
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Undelete comment on a Facebook Page

The new Facebook Page Manager app (in combination with my less than stellar thumb accuracy) has had me inadvertently deleting comments (when I've been trying to like them) left and right. Is there any ...
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How to recover Facebook profile after it's been suspended? Error Message: "You can not turn your profile into a page"

I used the migrate link here. When I took the steps in the process, picking friends and posts to migrate into the page, I clicked on the final step, I got an error message saying: You can not turn ...
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How to see deleted comments in a Facebook group

Is there a way for a Facebook group moderator/admin to see deleted comments or deleted posts?
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How to delete old Facebook chats from both end?

I know Facebook doesn't allow users to delete chats from both side after 10 minutes. But is there any way or workaround to delete or vanish my sent messages from my friends' side?
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Is it possible to post a poll with a picture in Facebook?

I know how to post a poll in a Facebook group, but it seems not to be possible to add a picture in the poll question. Would there be a workaround, such as entering an URL of a picture that gets ...
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Does the person whose Facebook comment is hidden see that it is hidden?

Many times, I have used "Hide comment" when a friend puts an inappropriate comment on one of my posts. Ideally, I and the person commenting are the only people who can see that comment. If the person ...
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Facebook message seen while person is inactive

I sent somebody a message on Facebook, and their active timestamp now reads "active 1 hour ago", but the message says that it has been seen, even though I sent it less than an hour ago. It didn't say '...
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How to block Facebook in-page popup notifications in lower left corner?

Facebook is displaying annoying pop ups within the browser page - see the following screenshot, lower left corner: How do I stop these? I have blocked Facebook notifications in Chrome, so I guess ...
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Facebook Group Navigation bar disappeared? Can't find group albums anymore

In every other group I'm in there is a navigation bar to link to announcements, media, files, etc. where we would normally find the link to view all of the albums created in the group. Recently though ...
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Email of permanently deleted Facebook account is not reusable

One of my friends hacked my Gmail ID and opened a Facebook account with that ID. Now I have reset password for both Gmail and Facebook account and deleted that Facebook account. But when I want to use ...
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Facebook download button does not work

https://www.facebook.com/checkpoint/dyi/?referrer=disabled_checkpoint Your file is ready The file that you've requested, containing your Facebook information, is now ready for you to download. ...
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How can I get someone's followers on Facebook?

everyone! I need to get followers, mentions, viewers, estimated networth and ticket sales of others facebook. It would be appreciated if you could let me know in details. Thanks and regards.
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In Facebook is there a way to add someone to a friend list before they accept your friend request?

If you go to someone's profile page and add them as a friend, while it's still pending, is there a way to add them to a list? Or do you have to wait for them to actually accept your friend request so ...
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Facebook “seen by” feature stopped working with only 61 members?

How do I enable Facebook feature "seen by" to work? In the last week it stopped working and only shows the "seen by" icon, but not the people who've seen it. I have 61 members ...
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How to remove notification for suggested friend on Facebook?

How to remove notification for suggested friend on Facebook? Example: do you know John? You can add him as your friend. It's giving me notification on the person that I do not know.
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Is the image linked a first or third party Facebook cookie?

I'm trying to determine if this cookie is a first party cookie, implying someone else was using my PC! :)
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"Can't send request" Facebook Problem

When I want to add people outside my country, 9/10 times I get the Pop-Up saying: "Can't send request It looks like you may not know this person. Send requests to people who you know personally ...
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Post to all my SoMe accounts?

Some of my followers use Mastondon, others use Minds; some use Facebook, others Linkedin; a few use Instagram, and a few use Twitter. Is there a (command line) tool/app/webapp, through which I can ...
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Sharing a post without permission on Facebook

One of my FB contacts has shared/posted pictures/posts from my page onto her page - without my permission. How do I rectify this? I have spoken to her without success. Thanks.
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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 I turn/disguise links as texts in Facebook posts?

I oftentimes post links in comment sections and Facebook Groups, to direct a person to a post, a group or a website. But sometimes links take too much space and they're kind of a bit too messy to look ...
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Recover Facebook username

I had a Facebook account with an username, I changed it but I want to get it back. But Facebook argues that this user is not available. How long does it take for that username to be available?
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How to delete Facebook conversation on both sides?

I know a lot of people answer this with "well, you should have thought about that before pressing send" and I agree. But the person was at a time a very close friend whom I thought I can ...

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