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Canceling FaceBook

Posted on 08/04/2012 1:47:43 PM PDT by Jumpmaster

How does one go about cancelling a FaceBook account?


TOPICS: Chit/Chat; Computers/Internet
KEYWORDS: facebook
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To: Jumpmaster

You can’t....lol. I have a Facebook account and love it. You should just enjoy it because it never goes away....seriously. At least if you keep it, you can control it.


21 posted on 08/04/2012 2:26:41 PM PDT by napscoordinator (GO TO CHIC-FIL-A 1 AUGUST FOR BREAKFAST, LUNCH OR DINNER (OR ALL))
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To: Jumpmaster
I've got some problems but Facebook isn't one of them, I have never been tempted to sign up.
22 posted on 08/04/2012 2:27:38 PM PDT by Ditter
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To: Jumpmaster

I use Facebook exclusively to allow me to be able to log onto local news sites and comment on their anti-conservative/anti-gun bias.

And I get a lot of people, “Liking,” my commentary.

It’s the only thing I use it for.


23 posted on 08/04/2012 2:29:38 PM PDT by RandallFlagg (Obama hates Mexicans (Fast and Furious))
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To: ilovesarah2012

That’s a good idea. I annoy liberals for a hobby on FB, too. Good times.


24 posted on 08/04/2012 2:30:46 PM PDT by Future Snake Eater (CrossFit.com)
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To: fieldmarshaldj

thanx for the laugh...


25 posted on 08/04/2012 2:37:24 PM PDT by Lucky9teen (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading.~Thomas Jeffer)
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To: Jumpmaster

You can’t. You’re doomed to haunt the search pages of Facebook forever even after you deactivate. Facebook never gives up it’s deactivated.


26 posted on 08/04/2012 2:50:00 PM PDT by My hearts in London - Everett (Gingrich or bust! (5/7/12, I guess it's bust.))
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To: Jumpmaster
You better try before your data gets migrated to a Gov't-sponsored site:

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27 posted on 08/04/2012 2:59:20 PM PDT by mikrofon ("It's not Fascism when *we* do it...")
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To: Jumpmaster

28 posted on 08/04/2012 3:15:23 PM PDT by Old Sarge (We are now officially over the precipice, we just havent struck the ground yet)
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To: Jumpmaster
Tried this.
29 posted on 08/04/2012 3:17:19 PM PDT by real saxophonist (Proud to have been beat up and shot by the late Paul Gomez. RIP, 'Gnomez'.)
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To: Hardraade
However: how to you uncontact a contact on linkedin?

From your 'contacts' menu, choose 'connections'. Your contacts will show up with a check box next to their names. Select the one you want to uncontact and when you check the box, a second menu will show up at the right. One of the options will be to delete the contact.

30 posted on 08/04/2012 3:23:24 PM PDT by Colonel_Flagg (Conservatism is not a matter of convenience.)
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To: umgud

*like* .....till we get a real like button here. :)


31 posted on 08/04/2012 3:34:59 PM PDT by LUV W (Never forget...WE have THEM surrounded! ~ Rush Limbaugh)
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To: OL Hickory
it never goes away...You can delete your account...2 years later sign your name and password you had in the box and it will ALL come back..I know i tried it...

Absolutely correct... The only way is make it spam so you don't see it.

32 posted on 08/04/2012 3:55:32 PM PDT by ThePatriotsFlag (The hotter the TEA, the stronger......and I'm boiling!)
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To: Jumpmaster

It’s just like getting rid of Herpes!


33 posted on 08/04/2012 4:01:54 PM PDT by outofsalt ("If History teaches us anything it's that history rarely teaches us anything")
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To: FReepaholic

C:\ format C:

Only if you want to erase your hard drive for information contained on Facebook’ s hard drives


34 posted on 08/04/2012 4:12:18 PM PDT by Cyman
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To: Jumpmaster

http://www.groovypost.com/howto/security/permanently-delete-your-facebook-profile-account/


35 posted on 08/04/2012 4:18:39 PM PDT by antisocial (Texas SCV - Deo Vindice)
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To: Jumpmaster

Find out which of the 5 thousand servers your information is on. Break into the building and smash that server. While your at it, smash a few hundred more.


36 posted on 08/04/2012 4:23:31 PM PDT by Focault's Pendulum (If Obama was any more thin skinned, he'd have a receptacle end: Dennis Miller)
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To: Jumpmaster

How did you figure out how to post here?


37 posted on 08/04/2012 4:23:57 PM PDT by Wagonboy (STOP GLOBAL WHINING!)
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38 posted on 08/04/2012 4:35:21 PM PDT by Lazamataz (I hate the Universe, and it hates me.)
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To: ThePatriotsFlag

Mine doesn’t. The phony data might still exist on their phony-baloney books (83 million ghost users), but the account I deleted 3yrs ago is publicly gone. Former name/password get zero result, except an offer to “sign-up for an account”.


39 posted on 08/04/2012 4:47:57 PM PDT by carriage_hill (Harry Reid [PERVERT-NV] has Vickie-the-goat in lingerie and stiletto heels, tied-up in his office.)
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To: Jumpmaster

Delete all your pics, delete all your posts, then change your FB name. Start putting up fake posts, fake pics, fake locations to muddy the water and leave the account up.

When you change your FB name, be creative... Something like
Ben Dover, Mike Hawk, Mike Hunt, York Hunt, Hugh G. Rection...


40 posted on 08/04/2012 5:01:39 PM PDT by Bon mots ("When seconds count, the police are just minutes away...")
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