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I have a profile at the Diaspora pod called

My real-life friend has a profile at the Diaspora pod called

QUESTION: How can I add this friend?

My id:
My friend's id:

Searching by name or id does not work.
We have both connected Diaspora to Facebook, but it says "not on Diaspora".

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If you are on different servers, you need to use your full Diaspora IDs. Type something like into the search field at the top, and it should find his account after a while. (Or he can do the same with your full ID.)

Another option (if you cannot find him for some reason): On the right side there is a link titled Share this link via email, blog, or favorite social network!. Just send him this link and he should be able to connect to you by visiting it.

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