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iPhone Facebook integration overrides local contact names

IOS 6 on iPhone 4. I enabled Facebook integration and it correctly associated many contacts in the address book with Facebook friends. There were some errors (a contact got linked to a person I don't ...
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What to do if OS X Facebook notifications are unreliable?

with the release of OS X 10.8.2, Facebook notifications have been introduced. But so far, I'm having problems with the reliability of those: they only appear randomly. Compared to the amount of ...
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Facebook app won't load newsfeed when using Wi-Fi on iPhone

I am having a problem which has driven me mad for months. When I am connected to my home Wi-Fi the Facebook app's newsfeed won't update. If I turn Wi-Fi off and use the mobile 3G it works fine so I ...
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Facebook birthday sync only working for some contacts

I recently noticed that only a couple of my contacts' birthdays show up on my calendar on OS X. For instance, I have four friends with birthdays today, but only one is on my calendar. I tried ...
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Does an iOS app have the ability to set iOS Safari cookies?

My specific interest is in the context of the Facebook for iOS app, but it can be asked of an iOS app really. Given all the recent changes to Facebook and the way that Facebook cookies are not ...
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Safari will not “Remember Me” on Facebook

My question is very similar to this question: Safari 7.0.4 doesn't remember my login status. "Remember me" not working (OS X 10.9.3) Except it differs in 3 key ways: The solution did ...
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Only small contact photos since iOS 6 facebook integration

Before I've upgraded to iOS 6 I did my facebook contact synchronization with an app called "phone+". It synchronized all my contact pictures (and some other things as well). The photos were in large ...
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iOS6 on iPod: Facebook Messenger doesn't show notifications

I have both Facebook and Facebook Messenger installed on my 4th generation iPod Touch, and Facebook messenger doesn't seem to receive push notifications. The setting is on in the iOS settings, but it ...
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Open Facebook URL in Facebook App

I know using the fb://URL scheme I can open certain links in the Native Facebook App, e.g. fb://page/137947732957611 will open the Apple Facebook page. Is there anyway I can open pages without ...
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iOS Facebook app stuck in logged in state - how to log that user out?

My wife was on one of her Facebook accounts on the Facebook app on my iPad one day. And when she went to log out, instead of the normal login screen, it now says Logged in as Xxx Yyyy with Xxx Yyyy ...
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Facebook not showing map for places anymore on iPad

Under places in the Facebook app for iPad, I no longer get a mapview as it should be, but rather a listview of the places I have visited. Any tips?
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Facebook Video Chat plugin no longer works on Mavericks

After upgrading my Mac OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard to OS X 10.9 Mavericks, I've encountered a minor problem. The video chat plugin of Facebook no longer works. On the Facebook chat box, the video chat ...
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Notification centre in Lion and Facebook

When notifications pop up from the notification centre for Facebook posts nothing happens when I click the show button. If a tweet comes along the show button opens up a browser tab. Any ideas why ...
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Is it normal for iPhone to take longer than 8 hours to erase contents and settings?

I've been waiting 8 hours now for my iPhone 5C to erase content and settings and still not finished. How long is it normal to take to reset an iPhone to factory settings?
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Don't have audio or video symbols on my Facetime

I am a first-time user of Facetime. My Facetime are activated but I can't make avideo or audio call. The video or audio symbols are not available. I goto Facetime setting and couln't sign in the ...
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IOS 8.0.2 Facebook launch issues - it wont launch!

my facebook wont even open now the update has happended! it flashes open for a nano-second and then automatically closes again. should I also try the delete and re download?
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Facebook issues with iOS 8.0.2

I updated to iOS 8.0.2 yesterday and now I'm having problems with the Facebook app. It takes longer than normal to open and locks up every time I tap on something or goes completely blank. I have ...
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Safari not showing all Facebook icons

sometimes when i login facebook the profile picture icons just won't load. I tried reseting safari, nothing. When i use chrome everything is ok. I googled it and someone said something about deleting ...
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Cannot authenticate to twitter, facebook, linkedin in “Internet Accounts” MBP OSX 10.9.4

OSX Mavericks 10.9.4 on an MBP I cannot authenticate to any social network from the "Internet Accounts" in System Preferences, usually the response is: "Unable to verify account name or password" (I ...
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Posting photos from iPhoto to Facebook

I want to make a Facebook post consisting of several selected photos from my photo stream in iPhoto. For some reason this appears to be extremely difficult. What am I missing? Steps I've tried so ...
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Sending messages over Facebook causes app to crash

Every time I try to message a friend of mine on Facebook, the app shuts down. This does not happen with other friends.
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Deleting, re-installing Facebook app in iPhone 4

After last weekend's Facebook downage, I discovered that my FB app cannot be opened. It appears to be dead, not connecting. I re-booted my phone, that didn't work. I wanted to try deleting the app, ...
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Calendar facebook events

I am on Mavericks and have my facebook account set up correctly as i get notifications for new comments and messages but for some reason the calendar app wont get my facebook events. I am presented ...
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Limited FaceBook friends show up in Contacts app in Mavericks or Yosemite

I configured my Facebook account in OS X (both Mavericks & Yosemite) using following article >> http://support.apple.com/kb/PH18993 I have 200+ friends on FB, but on Contacts app it just shows ...
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Facebook Crashes When Trying To Display A Map

I have an iPhone 6 plus. Just recently, Facebook crashes every time it tries to display a status, in the news feed, that contains a map of where someone checked in. I've tried a hard reset as well as ...
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Trying to connect to Facebook, but pinging it says packets not received

When I go to Network Utility and ping Facebook with the domain www.facebook.com, I get: Ping has started… PING www.facebook.com (69.171.228.74): 56 data bytes Request timeout for icmp_seq 0 Request ...
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How do I configure Aperture to upload image location information to Facebook?

All of the discussion I can find online suggests that an image in Aperture with location information that is uploaded to Facebook (using Aperture's Facebook integration) should have a location ...
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Messages showing FB contacts as numbers

Messages showing FB contacts as numbers Here is my settings for facebook.
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Why do I not get my messages sent through Jabber from other clients?

So when I'm logged into my gTalk/FB/iCloud accounts in the Messages app, I can send and receive everything fine. But, when I send messages from Gmail or Facebook on their web clients, my messages do ...
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how to integrate social media (Facebook, Flickr, Instagram) in my photo workflow?

I currently use Picasa on OSX to sort and edit my photos. Then I upload to Facebook, Flickr, and Tumblr. I tag people on Facebook and Flickr separately; and I add locations separately; I add dates. ...
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My Facebook “click to post” in the notification center is not working. (Mac OSX 10.8.3)

When i click the "click to tweet" button, it works, but when i click the "click to post", nothing happens---plus my twitter button wont work afterwards. :( so i have to restart my mac again. tried ...
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Facebook alert tones for iPhone 4S iOS 6

I have a brand new iPhone 4S with iOS 6 update pre-installed. I have my sound settings turned on for Facebook posts and I can receive push notifications for Facebook. But, I don't receive any audible ...
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Only sync facebook events that I have RSVPed “yes” to in iOS6?

I like being able to see facebook events on my calendar with iOS6. I don't like that it shows me events that I have been invited to, but haven't responded to, or sometimes events that I have rejected. ...
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Facebook Photo Verification on iPad's Safari

I work with a social media company and recently experienced something very vexing at a live event. We have visitors sign in temporarily on iPad kiosks for registration purposes to their Facebook ...
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How to delete Bingo Bash data game from iPad

I downloaded Bingo Bash, which links to their server. Whenever I delete it and re-install it back, it will come back to the level that I was last playing. How can I totally remove all the game data ...
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Facebook deleted email addresses from Contacts, how to restore?

Most of my contacts that I'm also connected with on Facebook, no longer have any email address in Contacts. Sigh! The problem is described here: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=13197 I ...
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Difference between official Facebook app and Built-In Facebook option

I recently started using iOS (iPhone 6) and am confused between official FB app and built-in FB option what is difference between two? built-in FB option is explained here ...
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Incentivized Facebook Sharing

Is it against the rules nowadays to give players of a game the option to either share a link to the game on Facebook or pay $0.99 to unlock a level? Question source: ...
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Facebook Chat Online Status

I have been told by some friends that throughout the early hours of the morning, while I am asleep, I am appearing online in Facebook chat (the green dot appears) or that I was online 43 mins ago at ...
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uploading Pano pictures

After I took some panoramic pictures I tried to upload them to face book. I select the picture and select to upload it and when I select facebook the window just closes so I can't select post or type ...
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Tag missing in Facebook “via iOS” when posted

I'm using iPhone5S with iOS7 in which i don't find the status as "posted via iOS" when posting statuses in Facebook or Twitter. The tag is not available in iOS7 or any update is missing or i'm wrong ...
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Facebook messenger online status

I'm using Facebook Messenger on my iPhone and it happens very often that I appear online to people even though my app is not running and even my network connection is off. I think it's some sort of a ...
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Facebook not displaying birthdays in iPhone calendar

I have an iPhone 4S running iOS 6.1.3 and I would like to have Facebook events in my calendar (again). I have enabled sync in Settings->Facebook by giving Facebook access to the calendar. The ...
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How can I get the Facebook iPhone app to stop asking me if I would like to enable push notifications?

I know how to configure notifications and have all of them disabled for everything except the Phone, Reminders, Calendar and Messages because whatever I am doing at the moment is ALWAYS more important ...
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Why are notifications on MacBook Pro slower than on an iPhone?

I have an iPhone 4 on iOS 6.1.3 and a MBP 13' 2012 i5 on OSX 10.8.3 connected to the same WiFi network. Now whenever a notification comes, be it Facebook or Messages (exceptions: Reminder and ...
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Facebook Messenger login data

If I uninstall Facebook Messenger from my iPhone and then re-install it from the App Store, it remembers my login. "Login as [Name]? Not you?" Where does it store this? How can I disable that? I ...
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Facebook app running on iPad 1 with iOS 5.1.1 crashes at launch

The Facebook app (version 5.3 from Dec 13, 2012) running on iPad 1 with iOS 5.1.1 crashes at launch. It always used to work then I restored to factory settings whilst upgrading to iOS 5.1.1 now it ...
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My facebook update does not show “Sent via iPhone”. How can I fix it?

Whenever I update my status or post anything from my iPhone 5 it does not show "Sent via iPhone" whereas my friend's iPhone does that. I even contacted Apple but they said it's related to Facebook and ...
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share photos on facebook with iPad3

I am trying to share photos on fb with my ipad 3, but the photos are not showing up. What could be the reason?