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How to add a Facebook® social networking site account to the Social Feed Reader application.

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  1. On the desktop, tap the Home icon. Image
  2. In the upper-right corner of the desktop home screen, tap the Apps & Widgets icon. Image
  3. In the Apps & Widgets screen, tap the Social Feed Reader icon. Image
  4. In the Social Feed Reader screen, under Services, tap the Facebook icon. Image

    NOTE: If you do not have a Facebook account, then perform the following to create an account before proceeding further:

    1. Under Need a Facebook account?, tap Sign up here. Image
    2. In the Sign Up for Facebook screen, tap in each of the fields presented and use the on-screen keyboard to enter the appropriate information. Image
    3. Once all required fields have been filled out, tap the Sign Up button.
    4. Fill out the Security Check information.
    5. A confirmation will be sent to the email address or phone number entered.
      • Phone – A text message will be sent for confirmation.
      • Email – A email confirmation will be sent which will require the user to click on a specific link.

  5. In the facebook screen, use the on-screen keyboard to enter an appropriate email address or phone number, and the password, and then tap the Log In button. Image

    NOTE: If the error message Cannot Authenticate appears when attempting to log in into Facebook, then one of three things needs addressed:

    • The password, email address or phone number was enter incorrectly. Double check those fields to confirm the appropriate information is entered and try to log in again.
    • There is not an active internet connection. Verify that you are connected to a wireless access point and attempt to log in again.
    • The Facebook account is not active or has not been correctly verified. Contact Facebook to resolve any account issues.

     

     

     

     

  6. A confirmation box will appear asking if you want the application to remember the password or not. Tap to select the prefered option. Image
  7. Tap the OK button to complete the process. Image

Your Facebook account has now been added to the Social Feed Reader application.