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How do I upload animated gifs from Twitter onto Facebook and have them animate? [migrated]

Animated GIFS on twitter are great for capturing a meme. Downloading them is tricky, but can be done by reading the html source or using an external tool. The problem I have is, whenever I upload an ...
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Limits on Twitter E-Mail Notifications [migrated]

What limits does twitter use for E-Mail Notifications (i.e. new followers, DMs, ...)? They seem to limit them, some days i saw a stop of new mails after 50 messages on others it where like 113 in 24 ...
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How to NOT create a link in a tweet [migrated]

Whenever I type something resembling a URL (for example asp.net) in twitter.com (the website), it automatically converts it into a real link. Is there a way to 'escape' this conversion if I want it to ...
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How can I send a single message to multiple services at once (Email, Skype, Twitter, etc)? [closed]

I'd like to be able to notify my friends when I'm about to stream live. The problem is that there isn't really one messaging service that they all use. Some use Twitter, some only go on Skype or ...
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Automate the download of images posted on Twitter by hashtag to create slideshow

A conference organizer wants to be able to have a running slideshow of just the images posted on Twitter for his convention. I have been searching for a solution for a few hours now without success. ...
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Twitter API getting the date when started following

For a Data Analysis Project, I need the date at which user starts following another user. I tried Tweepy which is able to return the followers, but it does not return the date at which we started ...
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Twitter sns not working/syncing

I downloaded the android twitter app, and after logging in I'm asked to allow syncing with other apps, which I allow. Then I'm told "unable to do this action", and am asked to allow again, and again. ...
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Twitter API for Python

I am looking for a convenient Twitter API for Python. There are some Python APIs available however it seems they have some limitations on the number of tweets that can be retrieved. I wish to analyze ...
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Can't access Twitter/Facebook/Youtube after upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7

I have upgraded my Windows 7 x64 to Windows 10. The problem I have is that I can't access Twitter/Facebook/Youtube on all my browsers. They just timeout on connecting. I have disabled my anti-virus. ...
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How to get notifications from Twitter?

I have installed the Windows 10 and signed in the native Twitter App. Is it possible to get notification in Action Center when new tweet appears in my feed?
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Writing a dynamic script for pulling images from a folder into a slideshow

I am trying to find a way to pull images from a Twitter feed into a live slideshow and then project that slideshow onto a screen in real time. My coding skills are limited so I've divided the problem ...
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ERR_INVALID_CHUNKED_ENCODING from Chrome

when i type chrome://help/ in Chrome's address bar, i get Version 41.0.2272.101 m Google Chrome is up to date. but when i try to go to https://twitter.com i get on win8.1: This web ...
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Twitter alerts for keyword volume per hour

My company has a twitter account that normally gets 10-20 mentions per day. If I start getting 30+ mentions in a day, I know that something in my application is broken. How can I set up a monitoring ...
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Twitter - “Main page” button doesn't work in Chrome

I started to use Twitter (on their official website) a month ago and everything worked fine. But yesterday the "Main page/Home" button stopped working. I just read through some tweets - I scrolled ...
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Receive email alert when someone I follow on Twitter posts specific keyword

I would like to receive an email alert(within 24hours would be fine but hourly would be better), when someone I follow on twitter posts a specific keyword. That keyword is "sale" so it is very ...
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Shortening an URL and Sharing it on Twitter with a Keyboard Shortcut on Firefox/Chrome [closed]

Say I am on a given website, I would like to, with a keyboard shortcut, shorten the link (e.g. using BitLy or some other URL shortening service), and then have a small dialog window open where I can ...
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Twitter.com redirects to search page instead of timeline

Every time I try to access twitter.com, I am being redirected to Twitter's search results page instead of my timeline. If I am already in the timeline and refresh the page, it works fine though. So, I ...
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Custom meta search engine (search aggregator, federation) for all my favorite tweets, pinboard bookmarks, google plus posts, etc

I have basically created a curated internet through all my bookmarks on pinboard (previously on delicious); my favorited, retweeted, and personal tweets on twitter; my posts on google plus and ...
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Wget - Difficulty Excluding Domains and Directories

I am using Wget in Windows 7. I believe this restricts me to Wget 1.11.4. For anyone interested in the details, I have posted a sample wgetrc file. This sample is actually the one I am currently ...
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Why does Chrome sometimes automatically tweet when I start Chrome?

Say I posted a tweet with the latest version of Google Chrome yesterday, and today when I start Chrome again it will post that tweet again in the background. Why does it do that and how can I stop it? ...
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nike ocr twitter api rsvp software not working

I recently purchased an OCR program that reads through Nike's Twitter page and takes a circled word out of a picture and sends it back in a Twitter DM. However, it recently stopped working, probably ...
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Display already visited highlight on pic.twitter on popular browsers

I'm a heavy twitter user and I follow a lot of people and companies. As you can imagine when searching to discover new things a lot of people share images! The problem is that the pictures are ...
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Why doesn't twitter.com load on my home network?

I'm trying to figure out why my twitter clients stopped working. I am unable to load twitter via twitter clients or http://twitter.com/ on all machines connected to my home network. The connection ...
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Can I get a new IP address? Is it legal?

Can I get a new IP address & is it legal to ask my ISP for one or try to get a new one myself, manually? I'm unsure if twitter blocked/blacklisted my IP address. I didn't break any rules. Only 1 ...
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Chrome crashes again and again when i use to load 25k tweets in browser

my issue is when i scroll down, some 20k tweets in a twitter account my chrome gets crashes again and again, but i need to scroll to the end and also the twitter account has 50k tweets. please help me ...
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Twitter for OSX does not register with Growl

I noticed that the Twitter client stopped giving me Growl alerts, so I tried to re-install to see if that helped. In an attempt to completely purge it from my system, the app was removed from the ...
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Why are some characters garbled on twitter?

When viewing my twitter feed on my PC browser ( Firefox 20.0.1 on Windows Vista 32bit) certain characters come through garbled. For example, this tweet to me:- ...
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Why is my pidgin microblog plugin no more working?

Since the begin of this month (march 2013 - for future reference) my pidgin microblog-purple plugin is no more able to get my timeline from Twitter. I haven't changed any configuration element. So, is ...
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Are there tools to measure traffic to social media sites from a LAN

We are looking for a tool which can monitor traffic to social medsia sites from within an enterprise or a LAN environment. Are there any tools which let you monitor this, since we could infer such ...
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Removing Facebook and Twitter components from OS X

How can I remove the Facebook and Twitter components from OS X? (Similar to removing the People" component from Windows 8).
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How to remember position in official mac twitter client?

I read twitter often on my mac and using official client for OSX. After relaunch client I will see not that place where I were before quit. But it's awful :( Does anyone know how I can do that? I ...
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Remove Application from Mountain Lion's Twitter Apps

How can I remove an application completely from the list under "Security & Privacy" -> "Privacy" -> "Twitter"?
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Having trouble with some media while using Firefox in Ubuntu.

I just started using Firefox in Ubuntu today. While on Twitter, I noticed some avatars not showing up, but just their description as seen in the screen shot below. Any idea what could cause this? ...
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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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Twitter account link removed but Twitter contacts remain in People app

When I first installed Windows 8 I linked my account to my Twitter and Facebook accounts. My Facebook friends and everyone I follow on Twitter then appeared as contacts in my People app I have since ...
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Seesmic ping vs classic seesmic

I am trying to figure out what is the difference between seesmic (the one with red theme and raccoon icon), and seesmic ping (the one with green theme and "P" icon). It seems that old seesmic is ...
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TweetDeck is “unable to connect” to Twitter

I've been using and old version of TweetDeck for ages, and just noticed that Twitter has taken over TweetDeck. So I installed the latest version. When I try to login, I get the following error ...
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What does akamaihd.net do? [closed]

I see twitter using scripts from akamaihd.net(using noscript). when i go to their website, it represents itself as a cloud company. does that mean twitter is using their cloud service to store tweets? ...
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Is there a twitter functionality to be selective with retweets? [closed]

At times, there are tweets that I would deem appropriate to retweet to specific lists or only to certain followers. I've had much experience using Twitter and third party programs like Tweetdeck but ...
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How to redirect twitter URL's to mobile.twitter.com?

I like browsing with Javascript disabled, and Twitter does not work without Javascript. This means all the links people give to regular Twitter URL's break without Javascript installed. I'd like to ...
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Adblock-like plugin for hiding social sites' widgets, buttons, etc

I love Adblock plugins, and install them on a variety of browsers. They hide or remove ads, which take out a lot of clutter from sites. However, I was thinking, is there any Adblock-like plugin (the ...
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Mac - A Twitter client without growl

What's is the best OS X Twitter client that doesn't use Growl? I'm looking for something like the old Adobe Air Tweetdeck, with tweet notifications in a window with clickable links and options to ...
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Realtime Twitter streaming on Linux

Tweetdeck has the ability to show messages in real time. I have not been able to find this capability in any other client that I've tried. The latest versions of Tweetdeck don't run on Linux. Is there ...
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How do I delete my own tweets in TweetDeck v1.0?

How do I delete my own tweets in the new (v1.0) TweetDeck? It was pretty clear how to do this in the former Adobe AIR application.
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Hiding Twitter profile pics in Tweetdeck

Where in Tweetdeck is the option of not displaying people's profile pics and just displaying their name? Or should I look at another Twitter client for this?
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How do I pause a HashTag Feed in TweetDeck?

I'm using TweetDeck in both Google Chrome and with Adobe AIR. When a really hot HashTag Feed comes along, it looks like a high-speed train going by and I can't read anything. Is there anyway to ...
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Display multiple Trending Topics at the same time in TweetDeck

I want to display multiple trending topics at the same time in TweetDeck. For example, I want to view Worldwide, Turkey and United States side by side. I'm selecting Add Column > Core and Trending ...
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Can I run a script on my LOCAL windows machine from PuTTY?

I use a command line twitter client, TTYtter, thru PuTTY on a linux box. Lots of tweets contain links, so there's a /url command to open urls, which searches for URLs a in a given tweet and runs a ...
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TweetDeck and real via retweets

Is it possible to configure TweetDeck to do native retweets showing "via personname" instead of "via TweetDeck"? I played around in the settings, but couldn't find such a setting.
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How do I configure the Gnome Do Microblogging plugin for Twitter?

I'm having trouble configuring the Microblogging plugin for Gnome Do to use my Twitter account. I'm able to sign into Twitter.com without any problem, but the same login credential result in an error ...