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X not showing my contacts even after enabling Sync contacts option

That's about it. The feature is found in Privacy and safety -> Discoverability and contacts from X settings. Sync contacts is on but no contacts are shown. I appreciate help.
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Can't mute volume/speaker on Samsung A02s during a Twitter Space

I am using a second phone to host Twitter Spaces from a branded account, so that I can speak in the event with my personal account. The branded account will never be used to speak, it is used to just ...
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S21 Bluetooth interrupted by youtube links

In twitter, when scrolling thru tweets containing youtube links, bluetooth automatically attaches to the link ready to play it. This interrupts whatever was being listened to, even though I dont click ...
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How supercookies works in Android?

I would like to know if there is a cookie pool where several companies can query within Android so that it can store supercookie. Or if it is site specific. The foundation of this question was an ...
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semi-frequent reboots on Galaxy tab; ways to troubleshoot?

I have a Galaxy Tab S6 Lite, Android 11, which I generally love. I have a SD card connected to it. It's 2 years old. Storage-wise, I have tons of space, especially on the SD card. I an experiencing ...
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Can't see new options (like Spaces) on Twitter for Android

I have Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S, and MIUI 12.5.4 (Indonesian Rom). I installed the Twitter application, and for some reason, I can't see the new options screen: Instead, I see the old tweet screen when ...
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How to install Twitter on Galaxy Tab 3

I've just done a factory reset on my Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, which is now running Android 4.1.2. I've been to the Google play store and tried to search for Twitter app, but it doesn't show up. I've ...
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Twitter badge wont go away

On the Twitter icon (both in my home screen and in my app list) I can see a badge with a "4", but no matter what I do, that badge will not go away, no matter what I do. All my notifications and ...
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How to stop embarassing images showing on my phone's screen when I try to tweet?

I have downloaded some images of an adult nature onto my phone. My problem is, they show up as preview images whenever I try to compose a new tweet in the official Twitter app. I can't find any ...
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Why don't I see Twitter's homescreen widget on my Android?

When I go to add widgets to my home screen, I don't have any widget from Twitter available. Other widgets are appearing in the widget list, can be added, and work fine. Just nothing from Twitter. ...
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Add new account to Twitter app on Samsung Tablet

I am on Samsung Galaxy Tab S2, Model SM-T715Y, running Android Version 7.71.1-release.15, trying to follow the instructions from https://help.twitter.com/en/managing-your-account/managing-multiple-...
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How do I prevent Twitter from Texting me notifications?

I've got twitter notifications disabled on my Android phone. But I still keep getting text notification.
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How does the Twitter app 'remember' user data even after clearing?

I'm trying to automate Twitter usage across multiple accounts, but handle login via restoring session cookies / user data. Somehow, clearing cache/user data does nothing to log the current user out, ...
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Unable to change display language in Twitter app on S4

I want to change the laguage Twitter is displayed in from English to German. I can easily do this from the laptop web version. However the Language is still in english on my app. Some notifacations ...
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Twitter on Android, missing tweets from Timeline

I recently changed my phone, Twitter app was downloaded, now I find that hours of tweets don't appear on my Timeline, if for e.g., I was on 8 hrs ago it wont show tweets since then till about 10 ...
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kitkat not displaying emoji

I have an LG G3 phone with kitkat (4.4.2), about 2 years old. When using the twitter app, there are some emoji I can't see (those belonging to Unicode 9). My LG keyboard only supports, AFAIK, Unicode ...
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Twitter app: Is it possible to switch accounts while viewing a tweet?

I have the Twitter app for Android, and I use 2 accounts. Both are configured in the app. How can I switch accounts while viewing a single tweet (if, for instance, I'm viewing a tweet in account A ...
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Samsung Twitter for Android

On a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition, Twitter (version 4.1.3) is pre-installed. This app can be updated via the "Galaxy Apps" app, to version 5.49.0. However, the version of the Twitter app in ...
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Twitter app does use my address book?

I would like to start using twitter on my smartphone but I do not want to share info with my contacts. Does Twitter app for android suggest to my contacts to link to my accounts?
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How do I disable twitter notifications?

Twitter keeps send me @Jim and @Bob just retweeted... notifications on my Android phone. I've tried disabling the notifications following these instructions from twitter. However I'm still ...
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Default account in Twitter app

I have two Twitter accounts in my Twitter app, one personal and one for work. I added the personal one first, and it appears first in the Android Accounts settings. I want the Twitter app to use the ...
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Twitter does not load images anywhere

I recently noticed that my Twitter app on Android does not load any new images. The ones stored in the cache still continue to open, but none new are downloaded. I cleared the app data, uninstalled ...
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Twitter widget appears to be broken: "Application not installed"

I'm having trouble with the Twitter app on my Samsung Galaxy S4. The widget was misbehaving, so I thought I would remove it from my homescreen and put it back. What has happened instead is that the ...
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Twitter asking to "Authorize SNS to use your account"?

I've installed the latest version of the Twitter client for Android and logged in. To my surprise, the screen displays the message (also shown in the screenshot below), asking me to authorize the SNS (...
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Twitter app not showing any pictures

I updated my Nexus 5 to the official Android L factory image yesterday, and Twitter was working fine for a while after that. Now, however, the app won't load any images at all--no tweet images, no ...
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Twitter Feed is auto refreshing

This has been happening for a while and I'm finally trying to fix it. Whenever I open my twitter application, it always auto refreshes the timeline feed. If I haven't checked it in a while, it ...
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Send tweet automatically using an Intent?

I'd like to send a DM automatically from Llama. Llama supports Intents, but I can't work out how to send a tweet via an Intent in the background. Is this possible?
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How to Stop apps from waking other apps?

I've been running xposed on my galaxy note 2 with 4.1.1. I have greenify enabled as well as android tuner with perms blocked. Also, I have everything scrambled with xprivacy. I have facebbok ...
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I cant move apps like twitter over to SD card?

Why cant I move twitter over to my SD card? I have a 16gb SD and all installed apps are there,exept for some, like twitter. Is it possible to move those apps over to SD card?
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Receive push notification when a user I'm following tweets specific hashtag

Is there a way to configure the Twitter app for Android to submit a push notification when a tweet by a user I'm following contains a specific hashing I'm interested in.
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What does this button do in the Twitter app?

I tried to find the answer online but I couldn't. In the screenshot what does the circled button do?
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How do I get push notifications of a specific user on Twitter?

I heard someone mentioning you can be notified when a specific Tweeter start tweeting...but I haven't been able to find a tool that does this. What is the way to do this without following them? OS: ...
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Any way to translate tweets in realtime on my S3?

I use the stock Twitter client and I was wondering if there was a hack of some sort to translate tweets using Google Translate in realtime? OS: 4.1
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Twitter ReceiveSMS permission

On Twitter November 25, 2013 update, they ask for receive text messages (SMS) permission. Does anyone know what exactly this is for ?
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URL to promote your app on facebook/twitter [closed]

I am thinking about adding facebook/twitter buttons in the apps I'm creating, but one thing has been puzzling me. The URLs of my apps are of course Google play URLs, like this: market://details?id=...
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My Smartphone should automatically tweet that I got up when I use it in morning. How can I achieve that?

My Smartphone should automatically tweet that I got up when I use it in morning. How can I setup my phone so that when I get up early in morning and first thing I do in morning is to swipe the screen,...
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Can't attach photos to tweets

I'm using the official Twitter app on my Droid X2. Whenever I select a photo from the gallery, it waits for a few seconds on the Edit Photo screen, then returns to the Compose screen without attaching ...
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Seesmic Twitter image upload problem

So I started using Seesmic application to post on FaceBook and Twitter, but I have problem when uploading images in Twitter statuses. If I use yfrog.com as service for uploading images in the ...
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Twitter client tends to redirect to web browser

When clicking a Twitter's link on GMail client, Twitter client is included in the list of possible applications to process. So I click Twitter but then the list window pops up again but this time ...
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Is there a widget for Twitter search?

I'd like to monitor Twitter for certain keywords. I wonder if there is a widget which displays live search results on my home screen, which are automaticly updated at a certain interval. I've tried ...
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Can I have a separate notification sound for my Twitter alerts

As above, I want a different sound for incoming Twitter alerts so they are not the same as my normal texts. It's so frustrating to keep looking at the phone when I am waiting for a particular private ...
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Twitter app signs out continuously

I have a Samsung Galaxy Ace running CyanogenMod 7.2.0. The problem is that the Twitter app signs out randomly from time to time. Sometimes it happens in a couple of hours or in a day or so. It's ...
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Twitter and SMS

I have just installed the Twitter app on my Galaxy S3. I have discovered that there this an option in Twitter to receive tweets via SMS. Unfortunately, the country I am living in is not supported by ...
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Link contact to Twitter handle

Is there something I can put into the Google Contacts entry for someone that will link it to their Twitter handle? I have tried putting “@JohnDoe” into an IM-type field I’ve named Twitter, but that ...
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Share intent handler that will post source links from Twitter to Instapaper?

I'm currently grieving the loss of Twitter-related recipes on IFTTT (ifttt.com). I used one of the more popular recipes which would go through the Twitter "favorite" tweets and scrape out the first ...
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Twitter for HTC Sense claims multiple accounts are not supported

I deleted internet data and other data to get more space on my internal memory. Now Twitter for HTC Sense will not work again and keeps telling me "multiple accounts are not supported". I do not have ...
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Recovering Twitter Account Created on Android Device?

A friend of mine has created a Twitter account on their phone but now can not remember any of the details they used. They remain logged in on their phone but I've had a look through the app but it ...
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Possible to monitor multiple Twitter accounts and Facebook pages with widget?

I manage social media for a living and have finally had enough with Apple and made the switch to Android. I love it so far but there are two things I haven't had time to figure out how to do, really ...
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Replying to the original tweeter in a retweet in TweetCaster?

If a friend retweets something nad I attempt to 'reply' to it tweetcaser only shows my friend who retweeted the item as a recipient in the @ thing, is it possible for me to be able to see the original ...
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Why "media seems to be more than allowed space and cannot be uploaded" and how to get fast uploading of images to social sites such as Twitter? [closed]

I have photo-uploading such as Twitter in my default Android -camera-app. It works some time but some time it fails, problems such as lag and odd errors about the size of the pictures. I don't like it....
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