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Gnome top bar has no on-line accounts icon(Gnome-ubuntu-14.04)

This might be unsolvable but: after the update (to 14.04 from 13.10) the status icon for empathy/on-line accounts vanished, now I dint know if I am connected to Facebook, gmail and other Nsa ...
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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”

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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Unable to sign in to Windows Live Online Account

I'm trying to sign in to my Windows Live account through System Settings → Online Accounts. After entering my credentials I can see the page asking me to allow Ubuntu access the account. After it, I ...
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gnome 13.10 facebook login “Your popup is too small to display this page. Please enlarge it to proceed.”

I am not able to login into Facebook in online accounts of gnome-ubuntu 13.10. Always get the message Your popup is too small to display this page. Please enlarge it to proceed. What should ...
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set username to client

how to set username when connect from vpn to linux server? I use of pptpd for vpn server in my server. I want to assign username or id for each client when connecting to server for identify users.
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Missing integration options for online accounts in 13.10

For some reason I do not have all the plugins that should be here in online accounts(twitter option is not there by deafault but I can install it) and the options to integrate seems to be ...
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FreshBooks Online Account

I'm developing an application that connects to FreshBook's API. I can either integrate the account authentication process within my application, or I can develop an Online Account that could be used ...
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Publishing to web from Shotwell in XFCE

There are similar questions on this site but none of them answers mine. I have Xubuntu 13.10 with Shotwell installed from Ubuntu repository. I also installed "gnome online accounts" and "signon" but ...
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Can't use Empathy

I'm on Ubuntu 13.10, and I'm trying to use the default messenger Empathy for connecting to gtalk. My problem is that on-line accounts is not working, any time I click on the google account option for ...
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Facebook addresses in Gnome Contacts

I am using Contacts 3.8.3 in Gnome 3.8.4 on UbuntuGnome 13.10. In Gnome Online Accounts, I have set up a Google account and switched Contacts on. So, my Contacts application now shows gmail contacts. ...
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Can't find “Online accounts ” in system settings panel

I can't find "online accounts " in system settings.I have Unbuntu12.04 LTs.
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Online Accounts and Amazon EC2 Issues

land. I have discovered that I am unable to log on to the Amazon EC2 Console website with my Online Accounts running. I had two gmail-based online accounts setup, and I love the way they integrate ...
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Ubuntu Contacts and Google - how to sync?

I would like to use the contacts app in Ubuntu to pick up and sync with my Google contacts. This way they will be there on my phone and my other computers. I see no way to do this. Can anyone help ...
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Why does Online Accounts on Ubuntu lose the authorization so often?

I was wondering how I have never had any similar problems with any android or web application that use similar methods of authorization to Facebook, Twitter or Google. Yet on AskUbuntu there is ...
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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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Twitter online accounts, is authorized and then it needs to be authorized again

I have twitter added to my online accounts and about once a day it needs to be granted access, is there any way to keep it granted always.
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13.10 Unable to link Google account

When I try to connect my Google account, the following happens: I open "Online Accounts" - the Google account appears in the left hand margin. When I highlight it, I am invited to grant access. On ...
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Online Accounts auth over and over again without success

I just added my Google account to the "Online Accounts" in Gnome. Before my last restart the account couldn't be added for unknown reason. I authorized Gnome access to my Google Account, the window ...
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Appearance, Online accounts disappeared in System Settings in Ubuntu 13.10

I was installing some apps and icons then I noticed that there were about 4 games installed, so I went to the Software Centre to remove them. Then I wanted to add my Facebook account to Online ...
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empathy-accounts replaced online accounts

In ubuntu empathy-accounts replaced by "Online accounts". I have not my account in it. How to run empathy-accounts ? Where i can find clear tutorial for porting empathy-accounts to online-accounts ?
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How do I turn off notifications when ICQ user comes online?

I have added my ICQ account to online accounts and I now get notified whenever any of my contacts comes online. How can I turn it off? Ubuntu 13.04 64 bit.
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Disable and delete goa-daemon

How to disable and delete goa-daemon. I'm not using online accounts and this daemon only consumes my memory and CPU.
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Online accounts not working, can't create one

I am using Ubuntu 13.04. I am trying to setup online accounts, i.e. google+. I click on google and the login window for google+ then shows up. However after a few seconds it reverts to the add account ...
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XMPP Support in Ubuntu Touch

I am planning to write a messenger application for Ubuntu Showdown, which allows user to connect multiple Instant Messaging Services from within one application. I am wondering if there is already ...
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Chromium and Empathy don't like eachother

Basically what happens is that I logged into my google account with the online accounts thing in Ubuntu 13.04, and so if I first open Chromium and then open Empathy, Empathy will give me an error ...
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Online accounts - what is its purpose 13.04?

Ok so I have put in my facebook etc into Online Accounts, but I don't understand what the integration is concerning my email and notifications, I see the Empathy messaging service which is cool I ...
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Ubuntu One message We are sorry, but while our system updates your account… for weeks

Every time I logon Ubuntu One and want to change some settings I see the following message: We are sorry, but while our system updates your account, you cannot see details of or make changes to your ...
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Verifying Ubuntu for Google account

I have problems with online accounts in Ubuntu. I want to add my Google account there, but I can't get it working. I allowed 2-step verification in Google, I added my Google account, entered ...
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Online Accounts not working

I am attempting to set up online account in Ubuntu 13.04, but whenever I select any service that does not use a frame to display login inputs (AIM, IRC, ect.) there is no way to input my info. I am ...
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Facebook notifications keep popping up

I have set up the Facebook account in the online accounts in Ubuntu 13.04. It's supposed to show me Facebook notifications on time; instead, it continues to show old notifications at a fixed time for ...
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Disable online accounts icon

How can I prevent the online accounts icon from showing in the launcher? After installing 13.04 and logging in to Gmail in Firefox, I was asked if I wanted to add Gmail to online accounts. I clicked ...
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Reusing flickr Ubuntu account with flickrapi

I am trying to develop a small Python tool to interact with my flickr account. I want to keep it simple so I decided to use the Flickr account I already have configured in my system (online accounts ...
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Ubuntu online accounts - having trouble with twitter

I've recently started having troubles with the online accounts - specifically twitter. The "grant access" dialog appears, I enter details, and then it just re-appears, no message to say what's wrong. ...
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How to add accounts to friends-app in Ubuntu Touch?

When I opened the friends-app in Ubuntu Touch, it says: Setup Accounts No online accounts configured, you can add one in System Settings Doing a quick search on Google and AskUbuntu I don't ...
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Trying to Connect to Facebook using Online accounts System settings

Ok so I'm trying to connect my facebook account in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail in the system settings and every time I try to connect it opens a firefox window and then I see a "Blank" url thing as ...
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Facebook account

Ubuntu 13.04. If I try to connect Facebook from online accounts (I mean the option in Ubuntu general settings), I see a small browser window with title signon-ui appearing, but remaining empty. Then, ...
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can't grant access to google in online accounts

when I setup my online accounts in Ubuntu 13.04 64 bit it takes me to blank page in the external browser and also displays username and password fields to fill but when I fill them out and it's time ...
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How do I update my billing information?

I need to update my billing information to add a new credit card, but I cannot seem to find the place to do this on the website. Help would be very much appreciated.
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Empathy doesn't connect to facebook accout

in System settings >> Online accounts when i add facebook account it redirects me to the browser and opens a webpage in the photo below and do nothing after that any help ??
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Can't get online accounts to work from behind proxy

At work I am behind a proxy and I can't access my online accounts. I have setup my proxy globally but still no luck connecting to any accounts.
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How do I set Facebook, Twitter and GMail accounts in the Ubuntu 13.04 online accounts? [duplicate]

Yesterday I updgraded my Ubuntu 12.10 to Ubuntu 13.04. I have apparently set my Twitter and my Google account (GMail, Google+, Google Docs, etc.) but I haven't could set my Facebook account. When I ...
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Can't connect facebook to online accounts in 13.04

Just install 13.04 and am having trouble setting up online accounts with facebook. It opens up firefox and when I log in it comes up with a security warning. Any ideas why this is or what I could do ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Online Accounts Settings not opening

When I go to system settings and click on online accounts, the window for the settings shows up for about half a second before disappearing. Why is this happening and how do I fix this?
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Is there a way to register a Gmail account into Online Accounts

I noticed today, while trying to develop an application for Ubuntu, that Online Accounts does not provide access to Gmail (I mean access to messages, like IMAP and SMTP), even though it clearly says ...
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Ubuntu 13 Online Accounts keeps closing [closed]

Im on Ubuntu 13 now, whenever I open Online Accounts or Accounts in Empathy my accounts page comes up for a few seconds then closes, so I cant add accounts? Tried restarting and running an update, ...
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My Ubuntu 12.04.2 Online Accounts only has Google and Windows Live accounts. Where are the others?

I just reinstalled ubuntu 12.04, fully updated it and I went to set up my online accounts. It only has two account types to add, Google and windows live accounts. There is no option to add facebook, ...
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After 13.04 Install: Unable to Enter Online Accounts

In System Settings after an upgrade from 12.10 to 13.04 I am not longer able to add Online Accounts. (I noticed this after launching Empathy, which prompted me: "You need to set up an account to see ...
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Unable to stay logged on to accounts with empathy

I have a few chat accounts which I use with frequency such as facebook chat, YIM, AIM, and MSN. I'd rather not have to download a client for each one since that would make it a pain to switch between ...
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How to use MS Exchange account in Gnome 3.8 ubuntu 13.04

just testing GNOME 3.8 in Ubuntu 13.04 (in a VM). Added my Google account to Online Accounts and it seems to work fine. Searching in the Activities overview I can find my Google contacts/documents and ...