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How to prevent a Twitter's user from viewing my profile? [migrated]

I've read on Twitter support page that when we block an user that user will be get noticed that he/she has been blocked. My question is: when I block an user, that user will still be able to see my ...
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Add column to Tweetdeck for all tweets sent out

I currently have a column that contains a Twitter group/list containing only my twitter account. However, this doesn't capture the reply or retweets I send. They only contain basic original tweets. ...
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Why does Twitter pause for 5 seconds whenever I follow a link? [closed]

Why does Twitter pause for 5 seconds whenever I follow a link? There is something being sent up the network. Can someone inspect the data? I'm running the Android app. The domain days t.co.
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 client that can only show tweets with specified words? [closed]

Does anyone know of a Twitter client that can filter and show tweets that only contain specific words? I'm currently using Twhirl because it looks good, clean, can be customized (text size) etc. ...
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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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Is there any Twitter app for Mac to update my status, no timeline?

I'm looking for a Twitter client for Mac that could just update my status, no need for timeline, mentions or groups support. Just an icon on the menubar and/or key combination that will give me a ...
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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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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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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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Pino can't connect to twitter

On a fresh installation of Fedora 13, I tried using Pino to access my twitter account, but Pino always times out even though I'm positive user and password are correct. When started from the console, ...
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Is there a twitter client which automatically saves all tweets I see? [closed]

I'd like every tweet about certain topics saved, so tweets with a certain hashtag, word, user, etc. To reiterate, if I see a tweet, I want to save it forever and ever. I'm running Ubuntu Linux.
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Twitter client for Mac that can show in growl the result of a search

Is it there any twitter client for Mac that can show in growl the result of a search? For instance, in real-time show in growl all results pertaining to the hash tag #Apple.
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Is there a Twitter client for Mac that doesn't need a user+password login (uses OAuth)?

Are there any Twitter client for Mac that don't need a user+password login (but uses OAuth instead)?
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Is there an option to minimize TweetDeck to tray?

Until today I used Twhirl, but I want to give TweetDeck a chance. However, it seems that I can only either minimize it to the task bar or close it; both options aren't ideal. Is there an option 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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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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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 Like Software for Corporations [closed]

Is there microblogging software that companies can host internally? I think I remember Joel Spolsky mentioning that Fog Creek uses one. I can't remember what the name was or find what other software ...
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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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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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Setting up Silver Bird extension for identi.ca

Silver Bird (formerly Chrome Bird) is a Google Chrome extension for tweeting directly from a browser window without going to twitter.com. I use Silver Bird for tweeting in Chrome, but I want to use ...