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Remove facebook webapp integration in Quantal [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove a website from Ubuntu’s web applications? How can I remove the Facebook app that is displayed in Dash and in the Launcher? When I went to Facebook using ...
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Cannot authorise facebook with gwibber [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04. I am fairly newbie so answers in words of one sylabel pls. When trying to add facebook to gwibber I get the following message.Any ideas pls. twitter works fine. Unable to ...
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How do I remove my Facebook account from Gwibber?

I started using Ubuntu 12.10 today, and put in my social networking details in Online Accounts under System Settings. I like being able to chat with my Facebook friends in Empathy, but I don't ...
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Online Accounts in Ubuntu 12.10

When I head to Online Accounts and try to add Facebook, it asks me to enter username and password, then save the device by giving it a name, but then the blue circle spins around for a second or two ...
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Facebook integration in Empathy doesn't work in 12.10

The new web apps feature is fun, I've set up everything as it should be, but Empathy still doesn't connect to Facebook. When I go to the "Online-accounts" dialog and open the Empathy options dialog ...
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Can't create facebook account in Gwibber

Can't create a facebook account. I start the procedure, add account, insert mail and password then it writes me back on a white page "success" and stops. The account isn't create (seeing on youtube ...
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Is there a Facebook lens?

Is there a Facebook lens in Ubuntu 12.10? Few of my friends are addicted to facebook and would love to use Ubuntu if it comes with facebook lens. Does anyone know how to install facebook lens (if it ...
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Gwibber error with facebook log in-with strange warning

Gwibber used to work fine. Then after resetting my accounts it wont log in and gives this error in red but refuses log in Success SECURITY WARNING: The above URL is NOT NOT VALID FOR A CASH CARD OR ...
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Can't login to facebook using Opera

After typing my details in and clicking login Opera takes me to an error page. This doesn't happen in Chrome, Firefox or Opera on other OSs. The page shows the error: Internal communication error. ...
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Why does Gwibber show a security warning when I try to authenticate my Facebook account?

When I try to Authorize in the end, it shows: Success SECURITY WARNING: The above URL is NOT NOT VALID FOR A CASH CARD OR GIFT CARD. Giving away the URL may result in your account being ...
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I can't login to facebook from any browser

I'm Using UBUNTU 12.04. I'm having problems with Facebook. It really hard to login. Takes like 3 or 5 min. At first I thought it was a flash problem but then I realized it could be some proxy's conf ...
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Why does Pidgin refuse to connect to Facebook Chat?

I have searched around the net for a solution to my problem. I gave myself an account user name for facebook so I could use the chat in Pidgin 2.10.3. However, no matter what I do, Pidgin refuses to ...
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Facebook Fogger App Not Working

I have tried to install the Facebook App on both my laptop and desktop running on Ubuntu 12.04. It downloads and installs just fine on both, but when I click on the icon it doesn't do anything. I ...
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Flash Games performance are slower after fresh install? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I installed 12.04 a week ago and everything was working smoothly: flash was working fine, I could watch HTML5 videos etc. Last night I was ...
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How to uninstall Gwibber? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I safely remove gwibber? I am new to linux and I started using Gwibber but I wanna uninstall it from my Ubuntu. What shall I do?? Quick help needed. My facebook ...
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Ubuntu Webapps not showing up [closed]

I'm trying out the new Ubuntu Webapps, and it's a pretty handy feature, the issue I'm having is the Facebook icon no longer shows up in the Unity taskbar or the Message Menu I was wondering does ...
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Does ubuntu have a social client faster than Gwibber?

I just installed ubuntu 12.04 and I began using Gwibber for my accounts of twitter and facebook, but it's so slow.
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Ubuntu 12, chromium/chrome facebook not loading

this problem started with chrome, tried chromium to fix it. both have this problem, and after installed firefox no longer works with facebook. I found a threas with two fixes that work and what I need ...
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Javascript problem

I've a problem with Javascript on web browsers. I can't open Facebook, I tried to delete cookies and cache, and thanks to this I manage to login and see the home page, but then whatever I do it will ...
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Can't Authorize Facebook in Gwibber

Whenever I try to add Facebook account in Gwibber, It gives the following error: **Unable to load page** Problem occurred while loading the URL ...
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Empathy no longer connects to Facebook

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and it made me switch from Windows (irrelevant). I connected Empathy to my Facebook account and it worked really well for a couple of days, and all of the sudden it tells ...
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How to permanently remove update for Gwibber Facebook plugin

I do not use facebook and do not want to add the Gwibber update for facebook that was recently added. I have facebook blocked in opendns but I want to keep from adding this plugin. How do I make the ...
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Facebook access problem, on Ubuntu only [closed]

I have a problem to open any facebook page, it is wierd because on the same computer on Windows 7 I can open facebook and on other devices connected to the same network. But if I connect my computer ...
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Empathy cannot connect with Google Talk and Facebook

My Empathy doesn't connect with Google Talk and Facebook. It worked for the first two weeks (after installation). I am using Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin).
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Empathy can't connect to facebook

I have problem with the Empathy, on Ubuntu 12.04! I try to login with my Facebook information. I receive message (I use my Ubuntu in Bulgarian language) "Unable to identify the registration ...
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Facebook pictures not showing up

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and Facebook pictures are not showing up. I tried all browsers but still can't solve my problem. Does someone have similar problem? Is there any way to fix this?
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multiple email accounts (hotmail, yahoo) and facebook handled together

Is there a way to open yahoo, hotmail and facebook together in an outlook style application? Like pidgin handles now all my messaging, I'd like another application to handle all my emails from one ...
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How do I set up my Facebook account in Pidgin?

Can anyone provide me a walkthrough of how to set up Facebook on Pidgin?
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Can you help me with Facebook videocall? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I do Facebook video calls? I am unable to a videocall in facebook. is there any plug-in, which can help me ?
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Facebook application apache setup

I'm trying to setup the dev environment for facebook apps and I was following official Hiroku guide for setting up everything for local development ...
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Facebook username too long in Pidgin

Currently when chatting in pidgin my name that is displayed whenever I send a chat is too long and makes reading the chat difficult and sometimes confusing. Is there a way to make the display name ...
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Facebook videos don't work

Hello everybody I have ubuntu 11.10 since updated my firefox to version 10 i can't play videos through facebook but the videos work fine on youtube Also the videos work fine on chrome ( facebook and ...
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Whenever I try to log my facebook account in empathy I get a message saying “authentication failed”

I'm sure my username and passwords are right. Don't know what's wrong, I could login with my google talk account. Has this happened to anyone or do you know how to solve it? Thanks!
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Disable Ubuntu One FaceBook Sync

I have a question about the Facebook sync. I activate this function as I had no contacts stored in Ubuntu One. Now I uploaded all my contacts to ubuntu one but I don't see any FB contacts, link or ...
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How can I do Facebook video calls?

My question is how I can do video calls on Facebook, I'm new to Linux, recently installed Ubuntu 11.10. I really like the OS but I can not make video calls on Facebook and this is terrible. Please ...
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JPGs downloaded from Facebook unrecognizable to Shotwell

For some reason, Shotwell is unable to import or view jpg files downloaded from Facebook. (I doubt that Facebook has much to do with the issue - just mentioning my specifics here). I hit the download ...
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Blank page when I try to comment, chat, or “like” something on Facebook

Facebook, navigating with Google Chrome 15.0.874.121 and using Ubuntu 11.10, when i try to comment, chat or give a "like it" the next blank page appears and don't let me do anything: ...
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How to connect skype with Facebook

Do you know how to connect skype with facebook for ubuntu user like me? and how to do it ? like at this video
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Webcam/Flash not detecting in Facebook

I wanna use my webcam to click photos but it wont detect nor show the pop up to give it access in flash here is a video http://dl.dropbox.com/u/1331696/Facebook%20Flash%20Webvam.ogv its stuck ...
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How to use empathy in kde? [closed]

I have installed empathy on Kubuntu and when I try to add my account it says that it cant communicate with the gnome keyring well thats because I don't have gnome but KDE so is there a way to use ...
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Facebook in online accounts

I have g-mail configured in online accounts. But when trying to add other accounts, such as Facebook and Linkedin, I am not able to do so, since the account type I am able to select is only google. Is ...
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Ubuntu One contacts with notes

There is a major issue with the notes section on the online contacts site after syncing with Facebook. It seems to import fine however when I remove the text in the notes section it keeps bringing it ...
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What TweetDeck, or Gwibber alternatives are there that support Facebook?

TweetDeck I really enjoyed until I installed Ubuntu, as Adobe doesn't have a 64-bit version of Adobe AIR (which is necessary to run TweetDeck) so I can't use it anymore. Are there any alternatives ...
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Is there Social Desktop provider other than openDesktop? [closed]

Is there a provider for Orkut or Facebook? I mean a provider to add to this screen :
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Facebook email account settings for evolution?

I have a @facebook.com email id...how do I setup evolution using that?
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My Facebook doesn't work on Ubuntu 10.10 but works on Windows XP

I have both operating systems installed on my PC, but Facebook only works on XP. I have tried Firefox and Chromium, but it works the first time, but after I log in it doesn't work, and can only open ...
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Customizing API keys in Gwibber?

in Lucid when i post new status to twitter it says 'via ubuntu' instead of 'via gwibber'. i wonder where gwibber store its settings for the API keys so that i can modify it to anything i like.
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Facebook and flash - why doesn't facebook recognise that I have flash installed?

For some reason when I try to upload photos to facebook from the website, it tells me I need to upgrade my flash player: I definitely have flash installed, as can be seen in the picture, and ...
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Panel applet where you update your status on gwibber is not easy to update facebook status from [closed]

In the text box, it says "Post to: facebook..." when I first open it up. Once I start type, this text does not disappear. I have to delete the characters one by one with my delete key and it makes ...
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Gwibber will not allow me to log into facebook [closed]

I have installed Ubuntu 10.10 and it does not work, it hasn't worked since the beta I believe, any ideas? By the way this is a clean install, and it does not work on my older install either.