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How do I continue accessing Facebook (or other TOR-blocked websites) with TOR? Other options? [closed]

I use facebook daily. Today, every TOR exit server I try is blocked, regardless of the country. In the years I've used TOR this way, I've never seen any TOR exit server blocked. Facebook says: ...
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How can I use a password with special characters in desktop programs?

At the moment I am concerned about the security of my Facebook account. I have taken advantage of Facebook's ability to accept very long passwords with special characters, and created a password that ...
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how to upload a video on facebook [closed]

On the facebook help page I found: Click Add Photos/Video at the top of your homepage... But there is only Photo link on my page, without video heading or option.
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Spam emails purporting to come from people I know, but with the wrong email addresses

Over the past two days I've gotten two spam emails whose From: lines contained the names of people I know, but with totally incorrect email addresses. Both contacts are Facebook friends of mine, but I'...
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My new Macbook Air suddenly started giving me Facebook messages and I don't have a Facebook account [closed]

I suddenly started getting Facebook messages from people I know, but I have never had a Facebook account. The notification pops up in the right hand corner just like my email notifications but they ...
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Chrome freezes when I search facebook in google.com, using chrome

I search facebook in google.com, in chrome and the results appear instantly. But, chrome freezes for 5-6 seconds after the results are displayed. This happens ALL the time. What could be the reason ...
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Birthday reminder - Windows [closed]

I run Windows 7. I would like to know if there is any option to have a birthday reminder option or software for my PC. I would like to get dates from my Facebook contacts as well, so that it will be ...
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Is there any way to trace a facebook page owner IP? [closed]

I am in a country which limits political opinions I need to create a facebook page but first I need to know is there any way that someone can trace my IP ? In other words could I be busted ? Please I ...
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Adblock or Facebook

There was an image on facebook that went with an article I wanted to post from Fox News, but because I didn't like the picture I did "Block Ad" on the picture, and it took it out. Now some of my other ...
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Computer crashes / automatically reboots on opening Facebook in any browser

For my work in a library I administer a couple of pcs, which can be used by visitors to browse the web. I keep seeing a very strange issue, that leaves me completely stomped. When a user goes on ...
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Hide Facebook Photos on Windows 8 tile

I have many albums on my Facebook with privacy level set as "only me, so that albums that only I can see. I do not want them automatically appearing on my Windows 8 Photos Tile as anyone who uses my ...
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How to block access to Facebook for all users in a small business?

A relative of mine has a small accounting office and he decided to block facebook in the network. Ive been looking for a solution for blocking the https site but I had to enter all ip adresses to ...
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Are there tools to measure traffic to social media sites from a LAN

We are looking for a tool which can monitor traffic to social medsia sites from within an enterprise or a LAN environment. Are there any tools which let you monitor this, since we could infer such ...
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Removing Facebook and Twitter components from OS X

How can I remove the Facebook and Twitter components from OS X? (Similar to removing the People" component from Windows 8).
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SMTP to Facebook

Lately I've been playing around with telnet and found it quite interesting. Most interestingly, Facebook also uses SMTP. The IP is 66.220.155.11. Some things about it are strange. It doesn't take ...
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Sending lots of messages to facebook [closed]

I'm doing a research for my masters degree and I found in a facebook a group of people (about 400 of them) that would be perfect to ask to fill my questionnaire. What I'm concerned about, is if I get ...
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Cookie blocker for social networks like Facebook & Twitter and custom entries

Is there any Chrome based cookie blocker that will prevent cookies from being written to your browser for things like Facebook and Twitter? So many sites use Facebook that they sort of invade your ...
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Reliable facebook XMPP client [closed]

Is there any client out there that could reliably connect to facebook XMPP? I have tried Skype, pidgin, gajim and psi None of them can connect reliably. Some fail silently, others disconnect after 10 ...
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Connect Photos app with Facebook/Flickr

I'm trying to use Windows 8 Photos (Metro App), I tried to connect Photos App with my Flickr and Facebook accounts which both associated with a Yahoo Mail account, But it seems it requires a Hotmail ...
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How can I uninstall Facebook Messenger for Firefox?

I have Firefox beta installed and when I visited Facebook the other day I turned on Messenger for Firefox. I tried it and I think I'll pass. However, I do not see any way to turn it off. I skimmed ...
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How to remove Facebook thumbnails from Windows 8 People app

I'm experimenting with Windows 8. There's still a lot I don't know how to do. I've loaded it onto a work tablet, and signed in using my Windows Live account. My Live account is linked to my Facebook ...
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How to turn off Facebook notifications on Mac OS X?

How to turn off Facebook notifications on Mac OS X Mountain Lion?
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Google Chrome displays boxes at the beginning of all words in unicode text

I have this issue with chrome on windows 7, and it seems to be happening only with unicode text within facebook. Screenshot: The boxes disappear when I increase the zoom level by one step. But they ...
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Tagged Facebook photos (Photos of you) in Windows 8 Photos app

Windows 8 Photos app seems to sync only the Albums that I own in my Facebook profile leaving the tagged photos aside. I have a lot of my photos being tagged by my facebook friends. The app doesn't ...
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Google chat on Windows 8 Release Preview Messaging app

I have connected my Windows Live account (Microsoft account), Facebook account and Google account with Windows 8. In the "People" Windows 8 app it shows as connected to Microsoft, Facebook, Google, ...
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Unable to get my chat list on Gmail and no pictures in Facebook

I'm not able to see any pictures in my Facebok account but when I'm trying to open one of my friend's account it was working fine and showing everything as usual. Also I'm not able to get my chat ...
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Local area network or internet connection problem

I'm not able to see any pictures in my facebook account but when I'm trying to open one of my friend's account it was working fine and showing everything as usual. Also I'm not able to get my chat ...
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How to open the restricted site if request is coming from the particular server

Is it possible to create some defination in firewall to open the restricted site (say facebook) if it is coming from the server where our application is hosted but restrict from anywhere else. ie.say ...
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Block Facebook, But allow Oauth

I would like to edit my Mac OSX hosts file to block facebook. The only problem with doing this is I need to use facebook connect to use some of my Spotify apps. I also use a program called self ...
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Facebook chatlist sidebar stopped displaying in Google Chrome

It just suddenly happened. Facebook sidebar with chat list doesn't show up. Other parts of the page show up well. I'm just going mad. Shows up well in other browsers too.
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NoScript ABE settings

From what I read, if I want to block facebook.com and other Facebook sites at all times--unless I am actually at facebook.com, I enter the following under the ABE tab of NoScript's options dialog (and ...
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Opera 12 crashes on clicking outgoing links on Facebook

My problem is as follows: Since my Update to Opera 12 (from Opera 11.6x) the browser crashes every time I click a link on Facebook that leads to another website. As I have about 80k mails in Opera ...
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Facebook videos don't play with IE9 & Flash Player

After installing the latest version of Adobe Flash Player for Internet Explorer 9, videos on Facebook don't play. Whenever I try reverting to an older version of Flash Player, I am just forced to ...
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How can I block all email from Facebook? [closed]

I don't have a Facebook account, but I get announcements from it whenever a friend of mine adds a new "friend". He says his system was hacked and he cannot prevent Facebook from sending announcements ...
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Alerting about new post on particular Facebook profile?

Is there any way to get informed as soon as some Facebook profile makes a new post? Any extensions like Check4Change can't work since, checking for everything, they also catch if someone became a new ...
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CURL File with post parameter

How to make a request for uploading a file to facebook using graph api in curl I am making this request but getting Error: curl https://graph.facebook.com/<id>/photos -F "source=@me.jpg" -d "...
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Facebook doesn't work on computer, but work on mobile device, both use the same router

I have a very strange problem and I'm thinking that can be problem with dns or something similar, but not sure and don't know how to solve. My computer is connected to router and every site works ...
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Clean out external Facebook links when copying

When posting links on Facebook, it adds strange characters to these links. For example: This link on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.playmapscube.com%2F&h=...
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Firefox hanging issue on Facebook

I have this problem with Firefox when using Facebook that when I want to close the tab containing facebook it doesn't let me. I mean no matter how many times I middle-click on the tab or use the close ...
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Removing all Facebook evidence from a PC

My wife currently accesses her Facebook account from two computers, her PC and my laptop. During the course of her Facebook activities she has gradually accumulated a number of 'link-ins' from various ...
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Where does Spotify Beta install?

I used both locate & whereis to locate post apt-get install proc specd by Facebook, but cant the locate the helper app for firefox to use.... natty narwhal 11.04
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How to bypass Facebook “Social Reader”-type apps, to view content without installing?

In Facebook, some links to articles or videos appear to be genuine links, but in fact there are leading to some "content viewing" Facebook apps, like "Dailymotion", "The Guardian", or "Yahoo!". Those ...
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What can I do to pin Facebook on Windows 8 as a live tile on the Start Screen?

In Windows Phone 7's menu, Facebook is pinned and it shows how many notifications or messages you have – without Facebook being opened. How can I do the same in Windows 8? I pinned it to the menu, ...
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cannot upload photos from picasa via facebook uploader

I have a problem with Facebook uploader in Picasa How can I solve this?
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Google Chrome doesn't want to access Facebook

I have been experiencing a bit of a problem with Chrome over the last couple of days where it doesn't want to access Facebook. When I open Chrome it works fine for a while and then if I were to ...
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Facebook on Jabber

I am using a XMPP client to connect to facebook (Apple Messages), and I find that not all messages make it to my client. Many get lost on the way. Am I the only one with this experience? Is there a ...
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Gmail and FB is not rendering properly in Firefox

I am unable read Gmail in my Firefox browser on my laptop. However, there are no problems when I try to access Gmail on my office desktop. In fact, Gmail renders fine on IE on both computers. Things ...
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Adblock-like plugin for hiding social sites' widgets, buttons, etc

I love Adblock plugins, and install them on a variety of browsers. They hide or remove ads, which take out a lot of clutter from sites. However, I was thinking, is there any Adblock-like plugin (the ...
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How to preferentially mark websites untrusted with Noscript?

For example, if I want to disable Facebook when I enter website X, I can mark Facebook untrusted there. However, the effect is universal; that is when I visit Facebook or website Y, I have to mark it ...
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Unable to connect to Facebook Chat Via Python, using xmpppy library

I am trying to write a script in python to connect to facebook chat. I am just not able to. Here is the code: import xmpp FACEBOOK_ID = "firesofmay@chat.facebook.com" PASS = "password" jid=xmpp....