Windows 10: New facebook update?

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  1.    14 Nov 2016 #11

    I still don't understand this, has anyone else seen the new facebook version? several days later and our main machine is still not getting it. Yet it is happily getting uodates for other apps through the store. I wonder if the facebook update got pulled soon after our second machine got it?
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  2.    14 Nov 2016 #12

    Could it be that the update sees something installed on your computer that is incompatible so it won't download?
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       14 Nov 2016 #13

    @Scottyboy99

    I don't use the app, but I just went to store and installed it. This is the version I got. Don't know if this helps or adds to the confusion!

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  4.    14 Nov 2016 #14

    Ok thank you. The version you have matched the one on my main PC that is not being offered the newer version. The only logical thing I can think is the version 71 was perhaps temporarily offered and then pulled ! I really appreciate the feedback though and the fact you went to the trouble of installing the app to let me know.

    cheers
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       14 Nov 2016 #15

    Scottyboy99 said: View Post
    Ok thank you. The version you have matched the one on my main PC that is not being offered the newer version. The only logical thing I can think is the version 71 was perhaps temporarily offered and then pulled ! I really appreciate the feedback though and the fact you went to the trouble of installing the app to let me know.

    cheers
    You're welcome, no bother. At least you know it's not gremlins running amok on your box!
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  6.    15 Nov 2016 #16

    Yes thank you. Your right , it wasn't so much that I really bothered what version - it was because I was more worried that the main machine had a problem and wasn't doing what it was supposed to!
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  7.    17 Nov 2016 #17

    Hmmm, saga goes on. The secondary machine received an app update this morning once again for Facebook bringing it to an ever so slightly higher version number. Yet the main PC on manually checking only received updates for Skype preview, calculator, feedback hub but no Facebook. So it still runs the older 69. Version. Just pretty baffled by why it's happening and Facebook updates are not pushed to all machines! It sounds like it's a ms server issue where the Facebook app is not being brought up to date on all their servers but only some
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       17 Nov 2016 #18

    Scottyboy99 said: View Post
    Hmmm, saga goes on. The secondary machine received an app update this morning once again for Facebook bringing it to an ever so slightly higher version number. Yet the main PC on manually checking only received updates for Skype preview, calculator, feedback hub but no Facebook. So it still runs the older 69. Version. Just pretty baffled by why it's happening and Facebook updates are not pushed to all machines! It sounds like it's a ms server issue where the Facebook app is not being brought up to date on all their servers but only some
    Sorry to hear you still have issues with that. I got an update this morning, also. Click image for larger version. 

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  9.    17 Nov 2016 #19

    Ok thank you. I'll check for app updates again this evening, it is pretty baffling why this one pc picks up every app update going but seems unwilling to grab the new facebook versions. It is strange when you initially downloaded you got the older version and only now got the newer one. Maybe I still need to give it more time to be offered to my main machine.
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  10.    17 Nov 2016 #20

    You are not alone
    I am still on 69 version of FB
    Others apps have been updated this morning

    I have auto updates on, so will get it when its sent to me
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