Some of the important features of the App for Twitter™ addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn’t find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with App for Twitter™.
In short, App for Twitter™ is a lite addon that provides easy access to your Twitter page via toolbar button.
4 Reasons to Use App for Twitter™
Opens a lite and detached panel which renders Twitter UI.
Features all Twitter functions in a resizable popup.
Lite addon as when the popup is closed, there won’t be any background activities.
Available for Firefox, Chrome and Opera browsers.
This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is App for Twitter™?
App for Twitter™ is the easiest way to open and use Twitter from your desktop machine (PC, MAC or Linux). Clicking on the toolbar button, renders Twitter UI in a standalone UI. Moreover, the window is re-sizable to your desired choice. Note, to start using this App, you need to have a twitter account. Simply click on the toolbar icon to open Twitter in a simple popup window. Once the UI is closed all background activities are halted. Please note that, this addon does not have settings or options to adjust.
2. Why App for Twitter™ is a lite Addon?
App for Twitter™ is designed to operate similar to Google Chrome Apps. In other words, it opens in a simple and stand-alone popup window (as opposed to the toolbar-popup or sidebar), and once closed, completely clears-off and will not have any further background activities. Having this behavior, it is considered a very lite Addon and does not add any additional burden to your browser.
3. How can I download the source code for App for Twitter™?
To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.
4. Can I have more than one detached panel (with Twitter UI rendered in)?
No, you can only have one detached window. Every time you click on the toolbar button, the window will be focused, if it is already open. If not, it opens a new window.
5. What happens when I read a message within this addon?
When you read a message, it will be marked as read in both App for Twitter™ and any other Twitter pages (opened tabs or mobile devices).
6. Does App for Twitter™ synchronizes among all my devices?
Yes, App for Twitter™ is automatically synchronizes your Twitter page among all your devices where Twitter page is open.
7. Does this addon has any settings or options to adjust?
No, currently this addon does not have any settings to adjust. However, in future versions, an options page will be added.
8. Is this addon available for mobile browsers?
No, currently this addon is not available for mobile browsers. Only desktop version for Chrome, Firefox and Opera are supported.
Your feedback goes a long way towards making this addon even better. With this bug report form, you can submit bugs or suggest enhancements for the functionality or performance of this addon. Please note, this bug report form will be sent to the developer(s) of this addon. You will not get an immediate or personal response at the moment. However, the developer(s) may contact you through the email address provided in this form for further clarifications or requesting additional information regarding the reported bug(s).
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