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I being told that several of my friends who have been

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I being told that several of my friends who have been friends for several years are being asked by me to be their friend.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Robert M. replied 2 years ago.

this is facebook ?

somebody may have created a fake profile with your name

you can have them go to that page and report it to facebook as a phony account

give me a minute and i will get you the instructions

Expert:  Robert M. replied 2 years ago.

what they should do is go to that page and make sure it isnt your actual page. maybe send a message with a question that only you know the answer to.

if you dont get that message or they can tell its not your page

they should click the 3 dots on the top right of the page

select report

then report this account

then this is a fake account

these are the same instructions from facebook

https://www.facebook.com/help/167722253287296