Facebook is a major social networking site. This tag should be used for questions regarding using Ubuntu software with Facebook, such as connecting an IM client, difficulties using a particular web browser with it, etc.

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JPGs downloaded from Facebook unrecognizable to Shotwell

For some reason, Shotwell is unable to import or view jpg files downloaded from Facebook. (I doubt that Facebook has much to do with the issue - just mentioning my specifics here). I hit the download ...
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Blank page when I try to comment, chat, or “like” something on Facebook

Facebook, navigating with Google Chrome 15.0.874.121 and using Ubuntu 11.10, when i try to comment, chat or give a "like it" the next blank page appears and don't let me do anything: ...
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How to connect skype with Facebook

Do you know how to connect skype with facebook for ubuntu user like me? and how to do it ? like at this video
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Webcam/Flash not detecting in Facebook

I wanna use my webcam to click photos but it wont detect nor show the pop up to give it access in flash here is a video http://dl.dropbox.com/u/1331696/Facebook%20Flash%20Webvam.ogv its stuck ...
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How to use empathy in kde? [closed]

I have installed empathy on Kubuntu and when I try to add my account it says that it cant communicate with the gnome keyring well thats because I don't have gnome but KDE so is there a way to use ...
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Facebook in online accounts

I have g-mail configured in online accounts. But when trying to add other accounts, such as Facebook and Linkedin, I am not able to do so, since the account type I am able to select is only google. Is ...
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Ubuntu One contacts with notes

There is a major issue with the notes section on the online contacts site after syncing with Facebook. It seems to import fine however when I remove the text in the notes section it keeps bringing it ...
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Is it yet possible to use Facebook video chat without a VM?

I use Xubuntu actually, and I have Wine, if that helps. I installed FacebookVideoCallSetup_v1.2.199.0.exe after going to http://www.facebook.com/videocalling by using wine like this: wine ...
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What TweetDeck, or Gwibber alternatives are there that support Facebook?

TweetDeck I really enjoyed until I installed Ubuntu, as Adobe doesn't have a 64-bit version of Adobe AIR (which is necessary to run TweetDeck) so I can't use it anymore. Are there any alternatives ...
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Is there Social Desktop provider other than openDesktop? [closed]

Is there a provider for Orkut or Facebook? I mean a provider to add to this screen :
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Facebook email account settings for evolution?

I have a @facebook.com email id...how do I setup evolution using that?
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My Facebook doesn't work on Ubuntu 10.10 but works on Windows XP

I have both operating systems installed on my PC, but Facebook only works on XP. I have tried Firefox and Chromium, but it works the first time, but after I log in it doesn't work, and can only open ...
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Customizing API keys in Gwibber?

in Lucid when i post new status to twitter it says 'via ubuntu' instead of 'via gwibber'. i wonder where gwibber store its settings for the API keys so that i can modify it to anything i like.
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Facebook and flash - why doesn't facebook recognise that I have flash installed?

For some reason when I try to upload photos to facebook from the website, it tells me I need to upgrade my flash player: I definitely have flash installed, as can be seen in the picture, and ...
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Panel applet where you update your status on gwibber is not easy to update facebook status from [closed]

In the text box, it says "Post to: facebook..." when I first open it up. Once I start type, this text does not disappear. I have to delete the characters one by one with my delete key and it makes ...
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Gwibber will not allow me to log into facebook [closed]

I have installed Ubuntu 10.10 and it does not work, it hasn't worked since the beta I believe, any ideas? By the way this is a clean install, and it does not work on my older install either.
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Uploading multiple photos onto facebook

I am having difficulties loading multiple photos directly from SD card onto facebook. It works fine when I select one photo at a time. When I select more than one it does not upload the photos into my ...
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Upload photos to Facebook page (not personal profile)

A couple of the various Linux photo organizer applications (Shotwell & f-spot, at least) let you upload pictures to Facebook, but as far as I can see, that's limited only to albums on your ...