Free microblogging webapp that lets users share "tweets" of up to 140 characters in length.

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Can't delete my tweets!

I want to delete a few tweets in Twitter, but the problem is Twitter doesn't let me. When I click on "Delete" under my tweet, it disappears for a second and then comes back. I thought this could be a ...
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How to create Twitter account

How can I create a Twitter account? Please tell me because when I open the webpage of Twitter in Google Chrome it shows 'server not found' error. How to solve it?
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Filter retweets using the Twitter API

I'm doing a search tool using the twitter API to get tweets. However , I'm with a problem related to retweets , every search I do, more than half of the results are retweets . Is there a way for me to ...
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Missing Tweets from timeline

Basically, when I check my twitter timeline in the morning (say about 9am), it shows all the tweets from all who I follow but skips tweets before that (say tweets posted before 7am). I'm pretty sure ...
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How do I get my Twitter direct messages back?

I've downloaded all my old tweets, but I'm still not sure on how to get my old direct messages back. Can someone please tell me how to do that?
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Can I add a line break in my Twitter bio?

My Twitter bio looks bad because the line is split at unfortunate places. Can I force a line break at a particular place? The form at https://twitter.com/settings/profile inserts a carriage returns ...
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Twitter and Facebook time difference by one hour for post before 13 Mar

This is simple enough question. I know daylight saving time but I am living in non-DST place and still confused. I have a few posts, posted before 13 Mar via TweetDeck which post to Twitter and ...
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Is there a way to receive Twitter group notices in identi.ca?

I'm evaluating identi.ca, and it looks very attractive. One extra nice feature would be the ability to subscribe to a Twitter feed (what's the correct terminology), especially because Twitter is ...
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Why is my Twitter feed suddenly flooded with posts?

I have a Twitter account, and I follow a couple of my friends. When I usually check my Twitter feed, I can see what my friends have posted and reply to it or whatever. But lately, I've noticed that ...
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Why is my tweet not appearing, and when might it appear?

I signed up to Twitter and tweeted somebody. It has now been 47min since the tweet and I've been checking the profile of the person I've tweeted, but the tweet has not appeared. What is happening?
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My Twitter account still on another iPhone

Okay so my very nosy cousin, I trusted with my Twitter account. She would tweet things I did not like and look through my things. I was fed up and told her to delete my account. She showed me that she ...
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Twitter as feed reader

Is it possible to use Twitter as a feed reader? I am not interested in writing messages to other people or giving my opinion on some topic, but I am interested in being updated on some people, ...
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Why does Twitter suggest have two identical “Who to follow” suggestion?

After I tweet an clip from YouTube, Twitter suggest me two options to follow: Both are identical. Is there any explanation for this?
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How can I get ifttt to do automatic retweets that are formatted correctly?

I am trying to set up a recipe in ifttt.com to retweet everything from account samplesourceuser to account sampletargetuser (I have control over both accounts, names have been redacted of course). The ...
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Tweets don’t load

Twitter says I have some ~1.000 tweets, but I can’t load/see them, neither on the website, nor through the desktop app—it stays in the “loading” state forever. And they don’t appear in the downloaded ...
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How to sign up to Twitter?

It sounds strange, but I'm unable to sign up to Twitter. When I try to use Google Chrome, the sign up form contains only name and e-mail fields. And even though all of them are filled-up and contain ...
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Changes to my Twitter design aren't persisting

For the longest time I have had a background image on my Twitter design: However recently I have had just a plain off white background: I have tried just resetting the design and changing the ...
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My tweets are not showing up in other people's mentions

My replies are not showing up in other people's mentions. I tried tweeting several friends, my other accounts but my tweets just won't appear in their mentions? They do appear on my own Twitter page. ...
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How do I access Twitter if my school has blocked it?

My school has blocked Twitter on the school admin, so I can't get onto the site. Is there any way I can access it or unblock it from my device? I need to contact someone before 3pm to ask about ...
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When I mention or reply to someone on anybody on Twitter, it doesn’t up in their notifications

Whenever I mention somebody with their @, they can see it on their timeline or my profile, but it does not show up in their notifications. I thought people were ignoring me but my friend noticed ...
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Twitter at-reply not showing in search

When I send an @-tweet to someone it is not showing up in the search. Like "Hey @abc ... " and I type "@abc" in the search there are a bunch of tweets, but not mine. My account is new, email ...
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How can I remove all my Twitter favs?

I have tried to remove all my Twitter favorites but I can't. This is what it looks like: As you can see, I have 6 favorites but none of them appear.
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Can I send an email that will reach a Twitter account?

There is a new restaurant across town I want to make a reservation at, but they only have a Twitter account (no email or phone number listed). I don't use Twitter and don't want to make an account ...
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How to remove my phone number from someone else's twitter account

This is the closest stack exchange site to what I need, so please bear with me if this is not exactly the right forum for this question. I got a new phone number, and I am receiving dozens of twitter ...
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Why a message always appears in Tweeter: Sorry! We did something wrong

Please help. How can I fix this problem? I can't tweet anything at my company's page in Twitter - always see the message Sorry! We did something wrong
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How do I send a questions to a select group of people on Twitter?

How do I send questions to select (eg animal rights and animal rescue) groups on Twitter?
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How can I delete Twitter DMs from all my devices?

Is there any way I can delete my Twitter direct messages from all my devices? I tried deleting them from the web, but I can still see them on my phone. I also tried several web services but nothing ...
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I want to move all my “following” to a “private list” on Twitter

Is there a way to automatically move all of the people I'm following from my "Following" to a "Private List" I created on Twitter?
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My Twitter timeline has a huge 11 hour period of silence. Can I retrieve those tweets anyhow?

There is an ~11h period of silence in my Twitter timeline: Why is this happening and is there any way to retrieve the missing tweets? (My timeline usually contains around ~480 tweets per day, so I ...
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I suddenly can't see the tweets older than today

Last night everything was normal on Twitter. Today, when I logged on to Twitter, I could only see a few tweets and no more. I waited a few hours and retried only to realize that older tweets are not ...
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Twitter says I have to confirm my account

Here's the thing: it sent me a confirmation e-mail, and I clicked "confirm." It immediately opened my account in a new window - but with the yellow banner reading "Confirm your e-mail address to ...
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When using Chrome, why does Twitter's home page redirect me to a search for “searchTerms”?

This has been going on for some time. Whenever I type twitter.com into Chrome's omnibar, I am redirected to https://twitter.com/search/%7BsearchTerms%7D?source=desktop-search. Given the tweets showing ...
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Twitter phone number linking problem

I am trying to link my Twitter account to my phone number (Korean), but the only thing I get in my SMS is "Tw". And no, it is not a verification code I am waiting for. Have you guys had this kind of ...
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Auto Accept Twitter Followers Requests

I have more than 2000 follower requests. I want to approve them all. I thought the API would help, but apparently not. Is there some way to Auto Accept all follower requests with any script or ...
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Why can't I undo retweet the retweets I retweeted years ago?

I've been searching for hours on how to do this. I now have my Twitter archive and I want to undo-retweet retweets years ago. I know that you can simply click on the retweet button which is in color ...
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Approve or decline Twitter follower requests without protected tweets

Is it possible to approve or decline Twitter follower requests if I don't check "protect my tweets" checkbox in my Twitter's setting? I currently have 233 follower requests, I just approved 2 people ...
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Is there an RSS feed available for Twitter notifications?

I would like to feed all updates to the Twitter notification tab into a daily digest of my email RSS feed reader. Is there a RSS feed available for new Twitter notifications?
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How to show picture instead of link on Twitter from Facebook posts

I have connected my Twitter account with my Facebook account. And when I post something on Facebook it also get posted on Twitter. Status get posted on Twitter same as I post on Facebook but when I ...
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How do I add my Twitter feed to my own list?

I have a list I created and I want to add my account a member of the listed I created. I have tried looking for an answer online but can't find one.
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How do I find my retweets of a certain account?

On twitter, @Someone shared something interesting and I retweeted it. Some time passes, and now I want to read it again. Problem is, I tweeted and retweeted lots of other stuff, and also @someone also ...
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How do I disable Twitter notifications?

Twitter keeps send me So and so and so and so just retweeted... notifications on my Android phone. I've tried disabling the notifications following these instructions from twitter. ...
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Twitter accounts I follow not appearing?

Some of the accounts I follow don't appear on my timeline. I have unfollowed and re-followed them. The users in question are sending tweets but I can't see them. Can you help?
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Twitter says I have XXX number of tweets and I don't have any…

I tried to delete all of my 300ish tweets and there are like 100ish left but Twitter says I don't have any tweets. How do I fix that?
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Is it possible to see protected twitter accounts?

Is it possible to see protected Twitter accounts (the account which you can't see what they are tweeting until they allow you to follow) without them knowing?
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How to participate in a Twitter “conversation”?

Let's say I see a Twitter conversation between other people, such as this one, and obviously I have something witty and/or charming that I want to share with both the OP as well as anyone that may ...
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How do I change the background on Twitter?

I see some pretty fancy user profiles on Twitter. How can I change the background for my Twitter account?
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Twitter to Facebook connection is not working

I'm trying to connect a Twitter account to a Facebook one. I have connected the Facebook account from App Settings in Twitter and Authorized Twitter Application. However, Tweets are not being posted ...
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Can a hacked Twitter be used to access a person's email?

Sorry if I sound overly paranoid, but I was hacked earlier today on Twitter and I was wondering if the person who did it would be able to access my email?
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Is there anything I can do to make tweets not appear “automated”?

I have a private, protected twitter feed which I use to test images before they are tweeted to a corporate Twitter account, to make sure they will appear as intended (for example, checking that ...
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Why do I see tweets of people I don't follow?

These are not retweets. What I'm seeing is tweets of people who follow people I follow. For example if I follow John Doe I'll see a tweet from someone who follows John Doe too. At the top of the tweet ...