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Facebook Chat Client on Ubuntu 14.04

I'd like to install & configure a Facebook Chat client on Ubuntu 14.04 14.04 Trusty Tahr to increase my collaboration & work flow with other Students in a Group Chat. If at all possible I ...
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Combine feeds from facebook and twitter?

I was just wondering if there was a way to combine the feeds from facebook and twitter in Ubuntu? I added my accounts in the online accounts section but dont see a way to combine the feeds. Thanks!
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Regarding Facebook messages and Pidgin

This question seems to be kind of difficult to explain, so I haven't been able to find the answers anywhere for lack of search terms that I can think of. And maybe most people don't consider it a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Online Accounts

I am new in Ubuntu, and try to setup my Facebook account on my desktop in order to online chat/messaging via my FB account, but when I click on Facebook on System Settings>Online Accounts it gives ...
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Empathy and Pidgin not showing offline Facebook messages

When I start Empathy or Pidgin, I don't see any notifications that someone has sent me a Facebook message while I am offline. I start receiving messages after opening any of the two clients. Is there ...
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Application to sync Facebook messages to Ubuntu 14.04

I need an application that syncs my Facebook messages to Ubuntu 14.04 system. I will tell exactly what I need. The application should be able to keep a copy of every message that comes in Facebook ...
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Disabling/altering bubble notifications in 12.04 for real

First off, I found the answer on this question and it doesn't work for me: http://askubuntu.com/questions/342183/disable-bubble-notifications-in-empathy-using-ubuntu-13-04#= The notifications I seem ...
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Facebook & Twitter blog software?

Can any one list softwares similar to Widget in KDE of facebook, which when placed at desktop, refreshes with new posts every second? I installed Gwibber via terminal but later I didn't find it on ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 online accounts integration

I can't find any documentation on integration oauth2 services to ubuntu online accounts. Trying to add http://vk.com support. Chosen facebook plugin as example. Here is documentation ...
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Facebook is not responding accordingly in Firefox?

I have Ubuntu 13.10, on Lenovo G585. I have reported some of my problems before, and you were very helpful. Facebook (only) is not responding accordingly only in Firefox, but works fine in Chromium, ...
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How to create Facebook webapp?

I'm migrating from Mac to Ubuntu Linux (14.04). I've read that there are a number of 'web apps' that encapsulate frequent and common web applications into kind-of standalone units known as 'webapps'. ...
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Empathy won't connect to my Facebook account [duplicate]

When I try to connect Empathy to my Facebook account, the following error appears: Rough translation: "Error connecting to the app. Sorry, but the app you are trying to access doesn't exist or was ...
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Cannot sign into Facebook - Ubuntu 13.10

Ubuntu 13.10 cannot properlly sign into Facebook from "System Settings>Online Accounts" or Empathy When I attempt to sign in, it's already logged into my account but then it says Facebook cannot ...
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problem in establishing account in empathy

I just downloaded Empathy and added google and facebook accounts but it always shows 'disconnected-unspecified reasons'. I am using ubuntu 12.04lts
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Empathy wont connect to Facebook

When I try adding Facebook in Online Accounts it gives me Is there any way to fix this problem?
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What happened to Facebook in Online Accounts - 13.10?

I apologize if this was previously answered, but it seems like we're not able to add Facebook as one of our "Online Accounts" all of a sudden in 13.10. I was notified today that it was unable to ...
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Adding Facebook Online Account - “application you are trying to use doesn't exist or has been disabled” [closed]

I noticed on April 9 that Empathy wasn't connecting to Facebook Chat, so I opened Online Accounts, and it appears that I needed to authorize Ubuntu to access Facebook. But then I couldn't do that - ...
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Facebook login problem

Running ubuntu 13.10 and have Facebook in online accounts. When I access this in online accounts and click on facebook, nothing happens. Can an icon be placed on start page where I can log on to ...
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Can't uninstall a program

After installing Ubuntu for the first time on an old laptop, I navigated to firefox and went to facebook. Upon entering the website, I was prompted to install a piece of software called ...
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Ubuntu Gnome Facebook login error

I am not able to login into Facebook on online accounts of Gnome Ubuntu 13.10. Always get this message (shown in screenshot) Your popup is too small to display this page. Please enlarge it to ...
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Has Canonical really sold to Facebook? [closed]

As stated above,has Canonical really sold to Facebook?
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Facebook videocalls in Firefox

I use Ubuntu 13.10 32 bits and Firefox 28,I'd want to know if there is any way to do videocalls in Facebook. Thanks.
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Gwibber alternative for Facebook on 12.04

I have browsed similar questions only to find people mainly asking for twitter alternatives. I would like to have something like Gwibber (which never worked for me till date) for using my Facebook on ...
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How to block facebook for particular time intervals in ubuntu server?

How can i block facebook for particular time intervals in Ubuntu server? Can anyone help me.
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Facebook only wont load on ubuntu 13.10

Facebook is the only page that wont load properly on my laptop. It just loads the basic text version . No matter what internet connection or browser I use the problem still exists. And even booting a ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Automatically Logs Out When I Open Facebook

Every Time I open Facebook.com in Mozilla or Chromium my Ubuntu logs Out automatically Sort of crashes, the display goes white. but all other sites are working.
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Facebook client that shows whole message history

I tried many Facebook clients but I still miss one specific feature: showing all messages. Both Thunderbird and Pidgin show all messages I sent over this client but not the other messages. Does ...
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How to compile gwibber3.6 on ubuntu 12.04.4

I have installed fresh copy of Ubuntu 12.04.4 and gwibber is not working. Can't connect to facebook. Error. App Not Setup: The developers of this app have not set up this app properly for ...
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How do I delete password in bugtraq 2?

I use system Bugtraq 2 and I am the root. When I want to open the tools it asks me for the password. I want to delete or disable the password , What do I do?
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how can I unistall this , unity-webapps-facebookmessenger (2.4.16+13.10.20131126-0ubuntu1)

how can I unistall this , unity-webapps-facebookmessenger (2.4.16+13.10.20131126-0ubuntu1) , its the application that ubuntu asked my by itself to innstall when i typed facebook.com on my browser, and ...
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can't add facebook account to gwibber

I am using gwibber 3.4.2 in ubuntu 12.04 LTS. when I am trying to authorise facebook access, an error is coming showing the owner of this app has not configured facebook integration properly. how to ...
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like or comment notification in pidgin

I am new in ubuntu and I am using Ubuntu 13 and pidgin. I am using facebook login in pidgin. I want to get the like or comment notification also through pidgin. Can I get like or comment ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Applications Places

All of a sudden, Ubuntu on Dell Vostro 2520 in two nights messed the "Applications Places" menu. First, it vanished the Private entry totally. And due that, all of its members. Fb YouTube Tried to ...
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Facebook crashed then Chromium wont start?

i can't start Chromium anymore try to write this at terminal chromium-browser and i had got error /usr/lib/chromium-browser/chromium-browser: symbol lookup error: ...
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Ninja Kingdom Asking to update my flash but it's updated? [closed]

https://apps.facebook.com/ninjakingdom/?fb_source=canvas_bookmark So is there a workaround to this? (on ubuntu 13.10)
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Can't connect to Facebook on 13.10

For a few days I haven't been able to connect to Facebook. this is not a browser specific problem because if I ping www.facebook.com i get: PING star.c10r.facebook.com (31.13.84.8) 56(84) bytes of ...
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How to add pidgin to recognised devices on facebook?

I'm using facebook with pidgin messenger, and each time I log-in facebook sends me an sms telling me that an unrecognised device connected to my facebook acoount. I can use it, there's no error on ...
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Facebook and MSN not connecting in Ubuntu 13.10

In 12.04LTS it all works fine but in 13.10 neither Facebook nor MSN connects. Seriously I wish Ubuntu will go back to Pidgin that just works fine without any issues.
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Any way to integrate Facebook chat with Empathy without going through Online Accounts?

I'm having trouble getting Facebook to integrate with online accounts. Personally I don't like the idea anyway but in Fedora, I could just enter my facebook username and password and was able to chat ...
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Cannot run Ubuntu (touch) Facebook App [closed]

as said in the title, I'm not able to run and try Facebook App, such as it happens in the reported (not by me) bug #1226770 https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu-facebook-app/+bug/1226770 The ...
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how to share images on Facebook via default image viewer

Can I share images directly from Ubuntu 13.10 default image viewer? Is there any other app that can do it? I don't want to open browser, navigate to Facebook and upload there.
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what extension for uploading drawings from gimp to facebook

Today I upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 from 13.04. It looks good. I didn't test Gimp Image Editor on the 13.04 version but I just tested the 13.10 version with a painting with Gimp and when I tried to ...
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how to install plugin in browser for video call in facebook [duplicate]

My question is how I can do video calls on Facebook? I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04. I really like the OS but I can not make video calls on Facebook and this is terrible.
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Facebook doesn't remember Empathy as trusted “computer” when notifications enableb on FB

On Facebook I have email notifications enabled when a new "computer" (read: new browser/app) logins on my account. For few months I've had these notifications every single time I go online on Empathy. ...
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redirect facebook visit to another webpage [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to redirect visits to facebook to another website. It's to stop a child from wasting all his time on facebook. We can't use extensions because they are simple to disable so I'm ...
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How do I manually add a password to the keyring?

My dad uses facebook all the time on my PC. The password keyring will remember only my accounts and not his (facebook account), it won't even ask to remember his password. I want the Ubuntu 13.04 ...
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Empathy ask for authorisation each time I try to connect to Facebook chat [closed]

Empathy can't connect to facebook chat, it always ask for authorisation at the chat window. I tried a workaround by changing the facebook provider configuration and re-installed Empathy/reconnect to ...
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No private facebook msgs in gwibber 3.4.2 on 12.04, twitter and facebook timeline works fine

i tried out Gwibber on Ubuntu 12.04 with Facebook and twitter. Twitter works perfectly for me im getting the tweets and also my private messages and they show up under the Private tab. For facebook it ...
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empathy “Facebook account requires authorization” problem

I am trying to connect to my Facebook account from Empathy on Ubuntu 13.04. When setting up the account in Empathy everything looks OK, but then Empathy just shows the message: Facebook account ...
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Facebook contacts not appearing in friends list though I am able to connect to facebook in pidgin

Finally I am able to connect pidgin to facebook. Chat works fine. But now I am facing another issue. I am not able to see my friends in pidgin list (though I can receive their messages in a separate ...