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Downloading your Twitter archive allows you to browse a snapshot of your Twitter information, starting with your first Tweet. Behind link there is Twitter help page which explains how in 5 steps, step by step, request Twitter to create downloadable .zip archive of (quote) "your information from first twit". Since it might take time, they promise send you a ...


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When Twitter released the Direct Messages feature, it was not possible to get back old messages due to technical choices and limitations. However, they have never been deleted and it is now possible to read any of the messages posted in a conversation using Direct Messages. Sadly, the DMs are not part of your archive (because I guess it would require to ...


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You cannot retrieve deleted messages in twitter. You can check it at your email if you have linked your email unto your twitter account, then you should find it there. You just have to search in your email`s inbox. Deleted DMs disappear from both the sender and the recipient`s history. If you are missing DMs, check with the person you messaged to verify ...


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I have created a tool (https://github.com/Mincka/DMArchiver) to download my direct messages, with the ability to also download the uploaded images and GIFs (as MP4). Because it does not rely on the API, it is possible to download more than 200 messages. The script just simulate the "scrolling" you can do manually in a conversation or on your phone. The ...


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You can't send a direct message to another Twitter user unless you both follow each other. However, in October 2013, Twitter did allow for sending direct messages to accounts that did not follow you. Last month, Twitter quietly rolled out a new feature to give users the choice to receive private messages from any of their followers, but that option has ...


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Yes, because user1 has a public account and has a setting to receive message from anyone. So user2 can send direct message to user1 even if user1 doesn't follow user2. But user2 will not be able to send message if user1 has a setting to not receive message from anyone or only whom I follow.


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will the tweet appear in the timeline of my followers? Assuming it's a new tweet, your followers and the followers of the person you're mentioning will see it. If it's an actual reply, only those people who follow you and that person you're replying to will see it. A note: You can direct message someone who doesn't follow you if they've turned on the "...


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As of now there is no official way to delete all direct messages at once. You have to use some third party apps. You can give a try to this app Twitter DM Cleaner. The app will ask for access to your DMs.


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Direct messages are not a part of the Twitter archive, it only contains your tweets and retweets. If you have deleted a direct message, there unfortunately is no way to get it back.


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According to Twitter's documentation someone only can send a DM to a person that follows him/her.


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