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How can I download non public Facebook video?

youtube-dl utility will work just fine, it just need your user credentials to be able to access the page. Like most sites, Facebook uses cookies for this. If you copy your cookies from your browser ...
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Find Facebook user from picture

Have you tried Google Image search? Facebook profile photos are public (for discoverable accounts). If they have used the photo relatively recently a reverse image search may be helpful. From Google ...
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Disable Facebook "UP NEXT" popup and next video play

I wrote a user script that does that! Available on my GitHub, on Greasy Fork and OpenUserJS, under the MIT license. What it does It checks if it's on a video page (URL contains /videos/) and if so: ...
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How do I search a text keyword in a Facebook Page

From the page you're on, click on the Posts button in the sidebar, to the left. You can then search for posts in the bar that appears on the right:
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How to update Facebook Profile without announcing it to everyone?

Click the update info button of whatever information you wish to update and hit edit. Click the privacy setting button next to the specific item you will change, and then change the setting to “Only ...
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How can I find comments I made on a friend's post?

You can use the Activity Log feature of Facebook to search your comments. Log in to https://facebook.com/. Open your profile and from the top of the page (on top of your cover photo), click View ...
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How can I download non public Facebook video?

Here is the simplest way to download Facebook video that doesn't require visiting another website or installing/downloading any software before hand. Visit the Facebook page that shows the individual ...
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Is there a way to convert a link to a post on m.facebook.com to a link to the same post on full-sized Facebook website?

It's not very intuitive but it's possible. You'd go to this Facebook page. You'll need to be logged in. In the graph API form field you'll enter select permalink from stream where post_id='...
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Make Facebook use 24h format instead of AM/PM

A solution is to change Facebook's language to British English: Settings > Language > Which language do you want to use Facebook in? Select English (UK) and now you can now create events using the ...
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How to add an address to an organization's Facebook Page?

From the Facebook Help Centre: How do I add an address to my Page? To add an address to your Page, your Page's category must be Companies & Organizations or Local Businesses. Keep in mind ...
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Find Facebook user from picture

There is no official way to do so. But if you found that picture from web and have not changed the name that file, you can search the id of Facebook profile using the number given in photo file name. ...
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How to use Facebook thankful reaction

Alright, I've probed every last depth of the internet to find the answer to this thing and the best evidence I've come up with is this. What seems to be the case is that either Facebook has glitched ...
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Does WhatsApp 'upload' contact list to Facebook's databases? If so, how to prevent?

Update: It seems that the answer is a strong NO. You can't prevent it. WhatsApp's legal privacy statement: Third Parties. WhatsApp may transfer data within the Facebook family of companies and to ...
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How to disable irrelevant Facebook notifications?

It's Facebooks way of getting you to use more Facebook. Which in your case, failed miserably. They send these notifications to people who haven't had much of interaction on facebook to have a page ...
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Does the Facebook app steal my contact information?

The Facebook app cannot access your phone contacts without consent. Normally you get a pop-up when first launching the Facebook app where it asks you if you want to allow it to use your contacts. This ...
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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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"maximum number of people and Pages to see first" - What is the limit and how to trim list?

What is See First: When you select a person or Page to see first, their posts appear at the top of your News Feed. Limit: You can select up to 30 people or Pages to see first. For more see the Help ...
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How can I change the preview image when sharing a link on Facebook?

From Help Centre answer: Here’s how this works all: You need the ability to access the HTML on the particular webpage you are sharing. It'll probably work site wide too if you use a common ...
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How do I contact Facebook about a false report when I'm blocked?

It is not necessary that what is humorous for you, would be humorous for others also. To know about what's allowed on Facebook, please review the Facebook Community Standards. Facebook Says: We ...
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How did Facebook get the "people you may know" without my email address?

Facebook may have suggested: People you searched for earlier (even not logged in, but from the same machine!) People who have searched for you People from same school, workplace or village People who ...
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Disable See More popup on Facebook pages

Actually, you can. Here is your filter: facebook.com##div#pagelet_growth_expanding_cta Facebook programmers suck for putting in this nag screen, it is a recent addition.
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Let Facebook user create posts on page, subject to moderation prior to going public

There is no need to publish any private posts in order to do what you want. Let us have another look at your request though. Is there a way that they can allow a certain user to write the posts, but ...
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How can I override my current sharing rules on Facebook for just the current post?

As of now there is no official way to change the audience for the current post only. You have to change it everytime, otherwise it will use last selected audience by default. From Facebook Help ...
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How to remove Facebook's notification count in browser's title bar?

You can write a userscript (using something like Tampermonkey) and do something like this: // ==UserScript== // @name Title notification remover // @namespace https://zachsaucier.com/ // @...
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I think Facebook blacklisted my son

He has to submit his ID proof to get back real account. He can provide any ID proof which is having his real name, date of birth and a color photograph. Other sensitive data can be blurred. If they ...
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Lost account info

You can still login using same email address (deleted one) if you know your Facebook password. Once you logged into Facebook change your primary email address. If you don't know your Facebook ...
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Why am I being asked to purchase $502/$25 Google Play gift cards by customer support to unlock my account?

Simple answer because you are getting scammed. They wanted $25 of android credit and then wanted to try again. Assuming that "google numbers" means the number hidden under the scratch-off foil. Start ...
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What does the blue shield badge mean on Facebook?

That blue badge is actually indicator of Facebook's profile picture guard. Using this guard users will be able to control who can download and share their profile pictures. If a user turns on profile ...
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