In fact more than 30 billion pieces of content are shared each month. Rather odd, since this site is people oriented, seeking out friends from the past and present to reconnect on one level or another. A: If you are unable to verify your account through a mobile device, another way to verify your account is to affiliate with a college or university that provides you with an email address. So, of what use is the confirmation code I received in the email? I was asked to send a photo of me to check regarding my new account and it shows that Facebook needs to disable my account for awhile since you have to check my new account first. I either have to have a mobile phone or a college education to be on Facebook?! The field even looks long enough for 9 digits. Carmen asks: Facebook no longer recognises the device I am logging into whether it is my Macbook running Yosemite, my iPhone, or iPad. The key reason behind this policy is the increasing number of fraudulent accounts which are likely to affect the interest of people and play with their emotions.
A: An unconfirmed account can remain on the site for a maximum of three days. So, I gave that up for later. I will be happy to try and help. Thanks, Harry Hello Harry, clearly the text messages you are getting are bogus. I need help getting my account back and Im pissed that It wont send the code to me. Your relationship status Including your relationship status on your Facebook page just invites awkwardness.
You will not be able to get credits for the games etc. Average user has 130 friends. This means that any number of weirdos can get access to your Facebook page's information. Another trick that is in use is to use a temporary email id. It's not a tin hat thing, it's simply the truth. To confirm your identity, simply follow these three steps: 1.
I've had Facebook asking me for my mobile phone number for a long time now, for me there's always been the option to dismiss it although it's a bit hidden, you can click an X somewhere I think. Then why not provide fake phone number for verification? Would this have anything to do with what is going on with our accounts? In the past, to call on Messenger was simply pressing the icon at the bottom on my phone. My answer is the same as. Of course there is something else to consider. So what's its motive for asking for these personal details? Legal spyware is a cute metaphor for social media, though - i did get a chuckle out of that comment. The company backpedaled from its earlier statement, saying it still wants to give developers access to phone numbers and addresses, but it hasn't figured out the best way to present this information in a clear way to the public.
We might be better off to get together and file a class action lawsuit for discrimination. The whole thing is just ridiculous! So off I went to Facebook and I'm told they want my mobile phone number in order to continue using my account!! True, if referring to the code in the email. I dont have a mobile phone , havent had one for quite some time now. People are all concerned about privacy all the time, yet share all their personal moments on Facebook and are surprised when people know that info. In such circumstances, it is important that you keep your Facebook password very safe. Either we should not use it at all or we should use it with full care.
Please feel free to ask should you have any questions on this topic. This is both to confirm that you're older than 13, and so Facebook can remind your friends to wish you a happy birthday. I hope this information was useful for you. You don't want this information publicly available. Now I've lost all my progress at tons of websites. I have a trouble since yesterday, my facebook account has been locked beacuse of security check from facebook and they want me to put the code from my cellphone number. Maybe I've been hacked on the other side of the world and they've restricted my account.
Facebook currently has over 500 million active users. The less fortunate need not apply! Others are more comfortable with the idea of sharing info with apps. He wrote a script to generate every possible number in the U. The message asks me to reset my Facebook password. Any advice on what I should do? That was a frustrating experience in itself! In the terms and condition it states that we can not hold them liable but discrimination is another gender that is not mentioned. So, basically, the company made it possible for users to give these personal details to app developers if they chose to do so.
You may be using it to put all kinds of personal information up there for easy access. Reset Facebook Password To reset your Facebook account password Facebook Help For questions on Facebook account, privacy or security Report Bug To report a bug on Facebook. This issue of what information app developers get and how is what stirred up all the controversy this weekend. If you have posts about previous jobs, you might want to remove those as well. You don't just have to worry about identity thieves when it comes to your employment.
Anything work-related Try not to leave any information on your Facebook that reveals where you work. Use fake phone numbers Want to get rid of the phone verification step? Unless they have changed it since I did it. You confirm your account by performing one of those actions, not all of them. But such a process is used by Facebook when someone really forgets her password. Well, it's basically true though. Ok so what do we do about this? Potentially lots and lots of information about you —.