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Questions tagged [facebook]

For questions specific to the Facebook app.

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Facebook messenger android

Is there anyway to somehow save, store messages if you only have Facebook messenger and not facebook account? I would like to have these conversations, and maybe search in some of them, making ...
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Video did not post on Facebook

I just posted a video from my Samsung phone, in the Facebook App. It showed a message "Finishing up - check again in a bit": But I checked in an hour, and nothing was posted neither on the timeline, ...
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Facebook videos playing in low quality

I recently purchased a new phone that uses android 8.0, whilst viewing a video on Facebook the thumbnail is clear and then when the video starts the video becomes very pixelated. The issue only occurs ...
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Disable in-app browsing on the Facebook Lite app

By default, many apps open links inside the app using an in-app browser. On Android, this is a version of Chrome, called Chrome Custom Tabs, optimised for in-app use (1). When in-app browsing is ...
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Cannot install ANY Facebook app. Be it regular, modded or even lite

Patient: Xiaomi Redmi 4 Prime MIUI 10 v8.8.23 beta by xiaomi.eu Android 6.0.1 What happened: Annoyed with Facebook app burning my eyes, and unofficial mobile wrappers being generally slow and ...
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My Facebook icon on my Android Oreo device has changed to Whatsapp?

Firstly I'm not sure what made this change and secondly I have no idea how to revert back to original Facebook icon. I'm using redmi note 5 pro running Android 8.1.0
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Can share pictures from gallery with facebook friends but not group.

My wife told me she was able to share pictures from her gallery directly to a group on Facebook. Since a few weeks, the group option does not show up as a share target anymore. Only time line and ...
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Overwrite old progress on facebook

Well I've been playing Choices game and had an old save connected to my facebook account, problem is that since then I've played it and am more advanced now. I would like to save my current progress ...
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How can I remove these apps from my device? [duplicate]

I am trying to remove the Facebook and Messenger apps from my Asus Zenphone Laser 2. Unfortunately, in both cases, I seem to be unable to find the option to fully delete them from the device. I have ...
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Moto G5 or facebook

Can't view full size images on Facebook, get "connection error, try again" screen instead. Was fine until a few days ago. Can do it on any other web/social media site.
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How do stop facebook from auto updating itself on Android

I have facebook installed on my android 7 phone. - Auto-update is disabled for all applications on my playstore accoutn - I have disabled installation from unknown sources. For some reason, ...
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Is there a way to add “special effects”, or “background photos” or “sticker” to the system so that the Facebook app can use?

Somebody was able to add the following three cats (on of the app's default photos) inside of the Facebook app to the photo before he posted to Facebook: But I checked on both my Huawei Mate 9 and ...
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Xperia Facebook messenger acting strange

My sony xperia xa1 decvice keeps reinstalling why looks like a dated version of Facebook and messenger..have I been hacked? Screenshot (click to enlarge)
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Two instances of Facebook seem to be running. S8

Been having this issue for quite some time on my S7 but as I was going to be upgrading I left well alone until.... Well..... issue has continued to my new S8 If I open Facebook and see whatever might ...
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My youtube, facebook, whatsapp are not working right and internet is not working

My youtube, faceebok, whatsapp are not receiving and sending until I restart my LG G5 android phone. I was trying to delete some of the unused apps. Not my facebook, youtube say my internet is not ...
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Transfer Facebook Messenger messages from one phone to another

I am using Facebook Messenger without a Facebook account (only a mobile number), and would like to transfer my messages from one Android phone to another. What is the best way to do this? I have ...
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Facebook - Comment as Page [closed]

When on my desktop browser, I am given the option when posting on somebody else's page to comment as myself or as one of the pages I have. But on my Galaxy S7, there seems to be no way to do this. If ...
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Is it possible to install android app directly from facebook ad click

We have a fb ad for our app but the link click only redirects the user to google play. Is it possible to download the app right away by the time user clicks "Install Now" button at the ad? If yes, ...
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Facebook Messenger Virus on Android

I received a message from a friend on facebook The message said "this video is yours 'mt name'" with a shocked emoji face and my profile picture below. I was daft enough to click the link and then ...
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Not able to use Facebook on mobile network

I'm unable to ise Facebook (Application or from Google Chrome) It says no internet connection where as i can access other websites without any problems. I tried on/off aorplane mode, Restarted my ...
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How to disable notification sound in Facebook application

I have the Facebook application installed and I can't seem to figure out how to turn off the (really loud and sharp) notifications sound, what I tried so far was go to Settings > App Settings > ...
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How to comment and like under my name in Facebook application on my Facebook page using Facebook's Android app?

I am a moderator of a Facebook page. However, I never want to post, comment and like in the name of the page on the page itself (that's other people's role). On the desktop website, I set to comment ...
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How can I fix small image size issue in Chrome (only Facebook website)?

Firstly I know StackExchange have a similar question. But I'm unable to comment on that question due to low reputation. Coming to my issue Chrome browser showing images in small sizes since last week....
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android contacts sync with google+ facebook

I'm using Pixel (XL), Phone by Google (1st generation) with Android 8.0.0, when I tap on Contacts app, some of my contains has photo and some do not(. How does one sync my existing contacts against ...
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How to prevent the Facebook app (Android) to auto refresh/update the newsfeed?

I have a lot of news(paper) articles in my Facebook news feed and so I often open up the linked article to read it in the browser. After that I want to go back to the Facebook app to read the comments ...
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how can i fix this?

when i watch video in YouTube or Facebook or browsing, doesn't matter where, image is always like this. someone to have solutions about this? thank you!
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How to watch Facebook video without stopping music playback from Spotify

Here is a very common use case I have: I listen to music on Spotify while going through my Facebook feed. Sometimes there's a video that I want to see in full screen. When I tap the video, music ...
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How to download videos from YouTube, Facebook from phone?

I am using a Samsung Galaxy A7 phone, I am a person who loves movies, or good videos on YouTube, Facebook, I want to save them, then how do I do? Has anyone offered some helpful advice to me? Thanks ...
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How do I receive push notifications for all posts in a group?

I used to be able to receive push notifications for all postings to a specific group. that option no longer appears anymore. please see https://photos.app.goo.gl/CsDyZ1um9dHAqs883 if the image link ...
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Nearby friends on facebook not working

I find the nearby friends functions of the facebook app quite useful. However since a few weeks I can't get it to work. Basically I'm stuck with a screen asking me to invite friends. I checked my ...
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How can I view my facebook email address?

How can I view my facebook email address? I managed to get to this screen from there I scrolled down, and got this screen Then I chose account settings then I get this screen and none of these ...
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Stop Facebook and Instagram from running in background

In developer settings I can stop both Facebook and Instagram but those pesky apps just bounce right back within seconds. One reason I moved from Apple to Android was to be able to control my device ...
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Facebook “more from related pages” feature

Recent updates on the Facebook app came with a new feature : "the more from related pages" after every time you like a post. For me this feature is terrible. Every time after I liked a post I would ...
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Weird Facebook Bug on Galaxy S6 Edge

Does anyone experience this problem? The videos on posts are floating bellow from where they should be, covering the comments count: There is an weird space left there, it happens for all posts with ...
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How does Instagram find my Facebook account?

So I deleted Facebook app and messenger and also removed Facebook from the list of accounts in settings. I also cleared Instagram data and deleted the app itself. What is puzzling me is that when I ...
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Download some video from the Facebook application

Is it possible to download some video from the Facebook application?
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Share Facebook Post via Whatsapp

Today I saw an interesting post on Facebook (App). So I decided to share it through Whatsapp with my friends. But I can't find any Whatsapp share button on FB App. There is only Messenger share button....
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There was a temporary error when trying to login to game account through facebook

As the title says, whenever I try to login to any game through the facebook option it throws out the there was a temporary error error code:FFFFFF and it's been like this for days now. I have no idea ...
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What is the Location of Saved Images from the Facebook App?

What is the location of saved images from the Facebook app? I found this Location of saved images from Facebook Messenger app but I'm interested in photos from the Facebook app itself
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Is there a way to post a photo on Facebook on Android without using the Facebook app?

I've removed the Facebook app from my smartphone (Android) because it's a time suck, but I'd still like to be able to post photos of my food (because yes, I am that guy). There used to be a way to ...
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Can I safely delete .facebook_cache folder if I don't have a Facebook app installed?

I have noticed that there is a folder named .facebook_cache in /storage/emulated/0/ I have never had the Facebook app or the Facebook Messenger app installed on the device and I don't intend to. At ...
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Date and Time when my App was Updated

In relation to this question, How to list my recently updated apps, how can i know the exact time and date my app was actually updated? I was browsing Facebook earlier today, then after a couple hours,...
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Facebook App photo sync

I have a query. I want to know about Facebook photo sync feature. Back then when it used to sync photos, did it sync the videos in the gallery aswell. I am an iPhone user so all my photos and videos ...
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Looking for some way to share images and other media to Facebook (without having the Facebook app installed)

I've removed the Facebook app from my phone due to it's high drain on the battery (Facebook and Messenger were consuming over 18% of the battery just based on background activity) Is there some way ...
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How do I turn off Messenger's default browser?

About a month ago, Messenger implemented an in-app browser, similar to the one on the main Facebook app. It's terribly slow, and I'd love to load links in Chrome (or Tumblr, or Twitter, or whatever ...
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Top Contacts on Facebook app no longer showing actual top contacts on Droid Maxx

My Top Contacts on my Facebook app no longer shows my husband as one of my top contacts on my Droid Maxx. Please help.
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Facebook stuck notification “cast device not connected”

I have a notification that can not be removed,created by the facebook app with message "Cast Device Not Connected". I did notice that it happens any time I open a facebook video where catable device ...
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Excessive “sponsored ads” in FB Lite on one of two tablets

As an owner of very low end (Azpen) tablets the Facebook Lite app has been a godsend, requiring very little space and eliminating the need for separate Messenger app. I have this app installed on a 4....
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Can't go live on Facebook while using Galaxy Camera 2

I'm trying to stream a live video using Facebook android app my galaxy camera 2 running Android 4.3.3, but I can't find the "live" option on it. Is there a requirement for it to work? Will it work if ...
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How to turn off all notifications of Android Facebook app? [duplicate]

There are many old/partial/... threads about this where I find none of them satisfactory and sufficient. I want to turn all notifications off of my Android Facebook app. It has not been possible ...