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How to like a hashtag in a word document to all that hashtag on Twitter or Facebook or on all the web?

So I want to write in my word document #Fake_News , and I want to link this hashtag to the same on Twitter or Facebook or all the web. Is such a thing possible?
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Chrome method to allow Twitter videos to play in the background?

One thing I hate about Twitter is that when playing a video, I can't browse away from that video or page while still having it play. Is there any setting or other method in Chromium that would enable ...
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Some websites won't load on Chrome Canary, ERR_CONNECTION_CLOSED

Some websites' assets fail to load on Chrome Canary, i.e: GET https://abs.twimg.com/a/1547701933/css/t1/twitter_more_1.bundle.css net::ERR_CONNECTION_CLOSED Accessing https://abs.twimg.com/a/...
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Implementing Twitter Search in powerbi Report

I want to implement real time twitter search and analytics in my Report, but I am stuck. How can I enter any keyword (there must be some visual to enter data) and then passing this text to any ...
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Can not copy-paste a tweet in Firefox

It is a weird problem. I am unable to copy from or paste into a tweet in Firefox. e.g. I can copy some content from a web-page but can not paste it into tweets at Twitter (works in Chrome) If I ...
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How to handle Unicode (Hindi) characters in URLs while sharing on Twitter or Facebook?

I have a website in Hindi language. When i try to share a post or page on twitter using social share button it shows strange on twitter something like this: Is there any way to fix it permanently?
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Uploading FFmpeg Video to Twitter, First Few Seconds Quality is Terrible

I'm using FFmpeg to create a video from an audio track and a sequence of jpeg images (it's a 5fps animation. I've tried variations of CRF 0, 17 and 23 and I've tried 2 pass encoding with a bit rate of ...
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how to browse previous twitter tweets [closed]

I'd like to read all past tweets with a hash starting from previous 30 days. Currently I use browser and keep pressing end key until all the past content is loaded. Is there any tool which makes is ...
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Twitter prevents script blocking

I have come across a weird issue. When I have UBlock Origin in Pale Moon turned on to block all scripts (including inline-scripts), the Twitter webpage somehow shows the following nasty behaviour: It ...
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Any reasons not to upload / import gmail contacts into Twitter? [closed]

If I did give my Twitter account access to my my gmail contacts will I be able to control what happens with my information? I ask because I'm a bit worried Twitter might just automatically email ...
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How Can I Bulk-Remove Twitter Followers? [closed]

Needed I need a way to remove all my Twitter Followers (people who are following me). Manual Solution The way to do this manually is to block them, then unblock them. The difficult way of ...
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How to read discussions on Twitter in a tree view? [closed]

Twitter’s desktop website uses “View other replies” links to open sub-branches of a discussion. This makes it very hard (for me) to follow a discussion, because I have to constantly move between the ...
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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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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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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 page ...
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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:- https://twitter.com/ryanmurrant/status/...
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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? Also,...
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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.