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Untag myself from a Facebook comment

There is no option to untag yourself from a comment. So many people have raised this issue but Facebook still has not included this feature. See Arie L 's answer (from Facebook Help Team) on the same ...
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How to tag all Facebook group members?

Yes, it is possible to tag a Facebook group in a post. Below are instructions: Step 1 Log into your Facebook account and then navigate to the item you'd like to update with a tag. Click on the "...
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Is complete control over tagging me on Facebook possible?

Short answer: no. You can only block tagged photos from appearing in your timeline until they are approved, or remove your tags after they were posted. But it is not possible to prevent your friends ...
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Why can't my friend see a photo on my timeline that is supposed to viewable by friends of anyone tagged?

I had the same Problem and solved it with the following change in my privacy settings. Go to "Timeline and Tagging Settings" and Check out the Option "When you're tagged in a post, who do you want to ...
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Untag myself from a Facebook comment

There is now a way to untag yourself: 1) Go to your Activity Log 2) Find this line: 3) Press the "pen" icon with a "Edit" tooltip 4) Click "Report/Remove tag". 5) This dialog appears: 6) If a ...
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What does "hide comment" mean? What happens if I choose that?

From Facebook's Help Center: When you hide a comment from a post on your Page, the comment will only be visible to the person who wrote it and their friends. So if your friends are also friends ...
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Facebook - prevent people tagging me in comments

There is no way to prevent people tagging you in comments. What you can do is Report it and/or 'Turn of Notification'.
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Do posts you're tagged in that you hide from your timeline still show up in your friend's news feeds?

If you look at the setting to control tagging it has the explanation that you're looking for. It says "Note: This only controls what's allowed on your timeline Posts you're tagged in still appear in ...
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How to copy comment with tagged name in Facebook?

You cannot. Not to mention that clipboard is dependent on OS and device, this just isn't a feature of Facebook. You will only be able to pull the text no additional data.
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Difference between posting on friend's wall vs. tagging a non-friend by name in a photo comment

When you post something on friends' wall, friend will get a notification and it will be visible to friend's audience settings and it will also visible to your audience that you have posted on your ...
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Is there a way to have Facebook parse jpg tags when uploading photos?

There is no native way to do this. You will need to look up a third party application that reads metadata for the specific purpose of uploading it to Facebook. Otherwise you need to use the API and ...
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How to set that people on one list will not be able to see posts on my timeline from people of a different list

There isn't a way to do that. One can only choose who can see what ANY other people post on your timeline. If your family members post personal things or things you don't want there, you may want to ...
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Why doesn't an entry appear in my timeline when my friend tagged me in his post?

Go to your timeline and click on View Activity log. Then look at the left-top corner, there you will find Tag review and Timeline review. Click on one of them (actually which is required to click- if ...
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Why doesn't an entry appear in my timeline when my friend tagged me in his post?

Go to your Activity page. http://www.facebook.com/your-username-here/allactivity You can see the mentioned post there. Next to that you can see options on right side. Check whether that post is ...
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Why can't my friend see a photo on my timeline that is supposed to viewable by friends of anyone tagged?

My profile was having the same problem for a while. I figured out what worked for me. Go to settings, then click timeline and tagging. In the 'who can see things on my timeline' section I had to ...
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How do I allow fans/friends to tag photo to a business site on Facebook?

The steps may be a little different now. Be on your page and then Edit Settings>Tagging Ability and check the box to allow others to tag photos posted
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How can I retroactively tag friends in a post on Facebook?

Apparently, sometime within the last three years, Facebook either fixed a bug or added a feature that makes this work (again?), at least for the post that this question was originally about. ...
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