Articles tagged: Facebook

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Why Does My Facebook Post Show as “Unavailable” to Some People?

Sharing posts you find on Facebook often results in an “unavailable” message. That’s Facebook respecting privacy settings.

Facebook Login, including the "Forgot account?" link

Tip of the Day: Use Available Recovery Options

Log in with Facebook

Tip of the Day: DON’T Log in with Facebook

Facebook Legacy Contact

Tip of the Day: Set a Facebook Legacy Contact

Not Now

Tip of the Day: You Don’t Always Need an Account

See First

Tip of the Day: See Posts by Liked Pages First on Facebook

Search in Address Bar

The Most Searched-for Term on the Internet

The most searched-for term on the internet tells us something about people’s understanding – or lack of understanding – about how their browsers and the internet work.

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How Do I Recover My Hacked Facebook Account?

Unfortunately, Facebook account hacks are common. I’ll look at the process Facebook takes you through to recover a hacked Facebook account.

Privacy

About that Facebook test…

Facebook did some testing. It’s made some people upset. What’s important to realize is that testing is ubiquitous on the web and happens in many different ways.

Malware!

Would deleting Facebook help clear up a malware infection?

Deleting Facebook won’t help, so I’ll look at more general approaches to removing Potentially Unwanted Programs that are, effectively, malware.

Profile Picture in Email

Why is my picture showing up next to emails I send?

It’s really nothing to worry about; the recipient’s email program is likely grabbing information from your profile. There may be something you can do about it, if you care.

Time for Questions

What is Facebook Fan Friday?

On most Friday afternoons I’ll make a post on the Ask Leo! Facebook page along the lines of: It’s Facebook Fan Friday! For the next hour or so I’ll do my best to respond to every question asked in a comment to this post. What’s got you scratching your head today? And for the next … Read more