RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is a family of formats designed and used for delivering frequently updated content.

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How to get RSS in Pidgin (Windows)

I would like to get some rss feeds directly into pidgin chat window. If you know any way how I could achive this, let me know. XMPP is not a solution, as it is blocked on my network. But anything ...
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Outlook 2007 wont let me add RSS feeds

I have Outlook 2007, but I'm having trouble adding RSS feeds. When I go 'Tools -> Account Settings...', I have no RSS Feeds tab (that should apparently be there), and when I right click the RSS Feeds ...
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Win7 widget: RSS/Feed Headlines has stop symbol when hovering

As you can see from the picture I get a stop symbol (PrtScn doesn't capture cursor, so I edited that in) & no images load. This happens on multiple different feeds, so I have trouble believing ...
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How to disable Firefox Live Bookmarks?

Before this, rss pages were displayed in the browser window with a nice formatting as a content. On an rss page, I accidentally checked Always use Live Bookmarks to subscribe to podcasts. and then ...
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Create an RSS feed for any webpage, monitor changes and send results by email?

Do you know a Windows 7 software (not an online service like yahoo pipes. As if, for instance, such company goes bankrupt I lose everything!) than can create an RSS feed for any webpage ? Here is what ...
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XML bulk update in Evenote

I've some tweets and blog article (from Wordpress) saved locally in rss or xml format and I want to bulk upload them in my Evernote Account. I've tried this Wordpress to Evernot script or tried ...
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Google Reader can read this RSS feed, why can't my RSS reader?

I have a website that I would like to subscribe to via my RSS reader. The website itself doesn't publicize its RSS feed, however when I used Google Reader it was able to find one, and it works ...
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How to change the location of a feed?

I use Outlook 2010 to keep track of a couple of (company-internal) RSS feeds, but they've been moved to a different location (basically, from http:// to https://) Is there a way to change the RSS ...
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Enabling GZIP compression for Firefox RSS reader

I'm trying to view an RSS feed in Firefox, but am getting the following message. Your RSS reader does not support (gzip) compression. Is it possible to enable GZIP compression in the Firefox RSS ...
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Download weekly MP3 from RSS feed + rename the file (automation)

I want to automate downloading mp3 files from an RSS feed. Basically once a week a file needs to be downloaded, renamed and moved to a certain directory. Is there any free software that can do this? ...
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How to open a web page in Mozilla Thunderbird (without using an add-on)

I'm using Mozilla Thunderbird (version 15, on Windows) as a RSS client (I know there are others clients; I've used some of them). The problem (for me) is that some publishers don't want to include ...
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Google Reader Play Alternatives with Slideshow

Are there any other RSS Readers featuring a Slideshow through the articles than Google Reader Play? Can be Desktop App, Browser Plugin, iOS App, etc. I'd rather prefer a non-webapp as I'd like to ...
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View RSS feeds in Chrome instead of downloading it

Before, if I go to a RSS feed (.xml file), Chrome displays it. I could use extensions to format the feed or just view the source directly. However, now, Chrome forces me to view the feed using a RSS ...
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Suggestions for iGoogle replacement/alternative? [closed]

I've used iGoogle as my home/start page for years now, but have recently been notified that it's going away later this year. Apparently because there are mobile/chrome apps/plugins that do that same - ...
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How to enable RSS auto discovery in firefox?

Firefox used to have a rss icon inside the url box. Now I can only find it as a button I can add to the toolbar, which is too big for something that will be disabled most of the time. Is there a way ...
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Why doesn't iTunes show the contents of a particular youtube rss feed?

Does anybody have any idea why iTunes does not show the contents of this rss feed? http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/users/bionicturtledotcom/uploads?v=2 RSS clients like Google Reader and others ...
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How do I edit an RSS feed URL in Outlook 2007?

How do I edit an RSS feed URL in Outlook 2007? I tried figuring out on my own for some time, but I wasn't able to find a way. NOTE: I was able to change/modify all other properties, like Feed Name, ...
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RSS feed from Google News on Internet Explorer 9

I'm having difficulty getting an RSS feed working on IE9, from Google News. Here's what I'm doing: Browse to news.google.com Type in John Smith into the search box, then click search Scroll down ...
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Simple Atom application that downloads everything

I'm looking for a simple desktop application that downloads everything linked in an Atom feed. This isn't for reading blogs or listening to podcasts - simply using the feed as a notification service ...
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How can I set up an RSS feed to drip feed one new post per day from an existing blog?

How can I set up an RSS feed to drip feed one new post per day from an existing blog? So for example, I want to work my way through http://1000awesomethings.com/, but I only want to see one or two ...
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Repeat RSS Feed

I'm looking to take an existing RSS feed and duplicate it, (create a new feed that broadcasts content from the original feed). Both feeds, the original and the duplicate, will be on an intranet and ...
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RSS to e-mail notifications?

There's a web site that's supposed to upload a video I'd like to watch but it could be in several weeks. The only way to be notified of any change is through RSS, but I don't use RSS at all, so ...
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Change location of RSS Dynamic Desktops

I'm currently using CCleaner to take care of my computer, but I also have a dynamic desktop background provided by Bing (I'm running Windows 7 HP) - and unfortunately the two conflict. Whenever I ...
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Emacs: how to start Gnus without fetching mail?

When you run M-x gnus it first fetches all mail and news and only then opens group list. I want it to start without downloading mail, just open the group list right away. I skimmed through info ...
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How to copy old cached RSS feeds and download to a text file?

I am looking to copy and download all the old RSS feeds of a particular website. Is there a way to copy all the old RSS feeds of a website and copy into a text or Microsoft Word file?
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Thunderbird view all feeds in a folder

Is there any way to view all feeds in a folder in thunderbird? As opposed to going through the feeds one by one, have them all merged together? As of now, clicking on a root-level folder I cannot see ...
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Is it possible to embed RSS feeds in PowerPoint slides?

I have a user asking if it's possible to embed an RSS feed inside a PowerPoint slide. I said "yes", but now I doubt this, and I have yet to find a way to do it. Is it possible or not?
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What causes Wordpress/hosting “HTTP error name lookup timed out”?

My hosting company made some change in their hardware and now suddenly all wordpress sites hosted on that machine (some are mine, others aren't) are getting "HTTP errors" and "name lookup timed out" ...
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Is it possible to use RSS feeds with Outlook 2003?

Is it possible to use RSS feeds with Outlook 2003 (Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 [11.8217.8221] SP3)? If it is possible, what are the actual steps to add an RSS feed, say ...
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query a URL every H hours for changes in the results?

How can I query a specific URL (mostly html and js) every H hours for changes in html content, which is mostly an html table with some header, and have the results fed to an RSS? This URL in question ...
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Looking for Windows app/service to forward RSS feeds to email

I administer a wiki on a machine on our LAN with a private IP. This means that I can't subscribe to the RSS feeds from it with Google Reader as I do for all other RSS feeds. Up till now I have ...
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Sync RSS feeds on multiple Thunderbird installations and iPhone

What I want to achieve is to sync my RSS feed … on my Thunderbird at work on my thunderbird at home on my iPhone I'm sure a lot of people do have the same problem. How can I do this?
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How can I edit RSS feed address/URL in Apple Mail?

How can I easily edit / modify / change the address of an RSS feed URL / address in Apple Mail? I am on OS X 10.6.8, Mail 4.5. I found information on how to use terminal to export the list of feeds, ...
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Are there serious technical issues with Atom/RSS for subscription/notification? [closed]

RSS/Atom feeds are fading - at least for now. Twitter stopped providing them years ago. Google Reader Social had them, G+ does not. Facebook removed personal page feeds. Tumblr barely provides any. ...
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How to track blog changes without a feed?

Some of the blogs like the one from Datameer don't have any feeds, but still I would like to get the changes to the blog in Google Reader. Google Reader used to support this feature, but it no more ...
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Why doesn't Firefox show any kind of a feed presence indication when there is are RSS/Atom feeds associated with the page? [duplicate]

For example I've came to a webpage having the following tag inside its <head> tag: <link rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="A blog feed" ...
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How do I unsubscribe from an RSS feed in Opera?

I've got an RSS feed I've subscribed to in Opera, but do not wish to receive anymore. Normally, to do this, I would either delete it, or simply uncheck it in the "Feeds -> Manage Feeds" dialog. ...
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Convert RSS Calendar Feed to Google Calendar/iCal Format

I'd like to subscribe to my univeristy's online calendar with iCal. This used to work perfectly until recently they switched to an rss calendar feed and I can't seem to find a way to add it to iCal. ...
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Tool to download all rss feed to PDF file

I want to download rss feed of a blog to a single pdf file, the rss feed contains full content. Is there any software preferable (free) that can do the job?
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Outlook 2010 Authenticated RSS Feed

I am running Windows 7 x64 with Office 2010. I have a RSS feed on the same domain as my workstation. The feed requires authentication. I have enabled the 'Synchronize RSS Feeds to the Common Feed ...
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Show date for entries in Live Bookmark

I use Firefox's "Live Bookmark" to subscribe to an RSS feed. This works fine, however if I click the Bookmark, I just get a list of recents posts with their titles. I would like to see the post date ...
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Free RSS Aggregation between Windows and Mac

I recently purchased a MacBook to compliment my Windows desktop machine. I am hunting around for a free RSS aggregator that I could use on both machines. Currently I am using Google reader, but I ...
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Method to view “Flickr best of the day” images as a screensaver?

Looking for a method to display the "best of the day" images from Flickr or Google Images, as a screensaver. I've heard that a Media RSS viewer might do the trick - any recommendations?
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In Thunderbird, using the Stylish extension, how to target CSS rules at messages from specific domains?

Stylish is an extension for both Firefox and Thunderbird, which enables user CSS rules. In Firefox, people use it just as commonly to tweak the UI as to change the look and feel of sites they ...
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Can I track the change of a PHP website? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What tools can be used to keep track of changes on web pages? http://www.readfree.net/bbs/register.PHP (Google translated version: ...
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How do I show raw XML for an RSS Feed in Firefox

Internet Explorer has this option: When unclicked clicked ATOM feeds will show as raw xml. How can I do the same thing in Firefox?
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Is there a “URL Queue” app that you exports an RSS feed?

I'd like an app / browser plugin that saves items for reading later, and can be consumed via subscribing to an RSS feed. Is there something like that?
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How to correctly transfer RSS feeds between Outlook profiles

I had to move my RSS feeds (and everything else, for that matter) to a new Outlook 2007 profile. I was able to export and import them via PST file. However, the new profile fails to update the RSS ...
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What do I need to do to add RSS Feed to desktop

Is there some program that put any RSS feed to my desktop?
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Is there a Chrome extension to make RSS work like Opera? [closed]

When you're opening RSS URL, Opera shows a button to subscribe. When you're browsing the site with RSS meta tags, Opera shows an icon to subscribe. Is there any Chrome add-ons with the same logic? ...