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#1 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:03 PM

WWYD if someone posted photo's of your kids on facebook and put your address on there with the pics?

#2 Gumbette

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:04 PM

I would be livid.

#3 Sassy Dingo

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:04 PM

Ask them to remove it, if they don't do it, report to facebook and get the picture removed.

#4 Wacky Wobbler

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:05 PM

I would be livid. Why did they do that to you? I would be demanding they take the photos and post down and I would be letting them know how p*ssed off I was with them.

#5 snuffles

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:05 PM

Tell them to remove it.

#6 MrsShine

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:06 PM

Uummm... Why on earth put an address on there?

I'd absolutely ak them to remove it!

#7 kerstee

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:06 PM

Agree with the PP.

That is an enormous invasion of your privacy.

#8 Kalota

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:12 PM

Can I ask what the context was? Of posting photos AND your address? Posting photos on Facebook I can understand, but why on earth did they post your address?!

Like others have said I would ask them to take it down immediately, and report it to Facebook if need be.

#9 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:12 PM

They were asked to take it down the minute I discovered it, which was over 6 hours ago. It still hasn't been taken down with the excuse being they can't get to a computer. It certainly was made known that both DH and I are livid.

Evidently some people don't take childrens risk on the WWW seriously at all. Considering it was a close member of the family makes it even worse.

#10 ~chiquita~

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:22 PM

Uummm... Why on earth put an address on there?

I've no idea. nno.gif

#11 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:27 PM

Can I ask what the context was?

The photos were posted with "Address with my nephews"

Why on earth they would presume that it's ok to put an address on there is beyond me.

#12 rabbit hyde

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:30 PM

Can you maybe report the photos until they can get to a computer.

I'd tell them they were an idiot for posting any personal identifying information and demand it be removed.  You don't know who they are fb friends with or the privacy settings on their page.  Anyone could be seeing this.

#13 Wacky Wobbler

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:32 PM

That's really odd. I have never seen anyone put an address on a photo.

#14 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:36 PM

You don't know who they are fb friends with or the privacy settings on their page. Anyone could be seeing this.

That's exactly why we hit the roof.

That's really odd. I have never seen anyone put an address on a photo.

Neither have I. I have seen teenagers stupidly putting their own mobile numbers on FB but would expect much better from a 'mature' adult.

#15 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:37 PM

Just got a text saying "Post removed"

#16 ~BumbleBeeeee~

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:15 PM

Holy cow! I would have been livid! And then even more livid again because 6 hours is a heck of a long time to not be able to get to a computer. That's a load of rubbish - it should have been priority to remove it. I would have found a computer - any computer - and removed it if I were them. How rude and atrocious.

How old are the people who posted them?

#17 Expelliarmus

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:17 PM

If you do a location tag on the photo it will come up with an address. Last time I locationed 'My House' one of the options was my actual address, my iPhone came up saying something like 'warning, why would you put an address on there, do these people know you are putting their address on there?' Perhaps they tagged it in this fashion?

#18 Guest_LeChatNinjah_*

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:18 PM

They may not have deliberately posted the address - if they did it from a mobile phone and accidentally clicked the location button FB might have put that in for them.


Or perhaps they're just rather odd.

ETA - snap, Howdo

Edited by LeChatNinjah, 29 December 2012 - 08:19 PM.

#19 shezniy76

Posted 30 December 2012 - 09:17 AM

email or home address?

Home address

How old are the people who posted them?


It most definitely wasn't a location tag. They even have the audacity to be angry with me and DH!

#20 Maple Leaf

Posted 30 December 2012 - 12:13 PM

How close is this relative?
Sounds like a total tool.

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