View Full Version : twitter apps being crazy

11th April 2009, 06:06 PM
hey guys for some reason when i boot up or install any twitter client on my macbook the username and password i enter (even though i know are correct), are being rejected when the client syncs with twitter. this then results in a lockout from twitter because it thinks someone is trying to force enter my account, and i have to do a password reset. annoying.

this has happened with tweetdeck and twitterific, and on both occasions i have made sure to log out from twitter before booting up.

any ideas on a fix? thanks heaps :)

11th April 2009, 09:02 PM
It happened with DestroyTwitter as well. It was because Twitter changed the API without telling anyone. So the developers had to push out an update for it to work again.

11th April 2009, 09:30 PM
I haven't encountered anything like that, on either the Mac or iPhone variants of Twitterific.

11th April 2009, 10:44 PM
yeah its really weird. i mean i would've thought that twitterific would have been up to date with the API. obviously not...

12th April 2009, 06:52 PM
update: problem solved, using bluebird. not sure what exactly caused it to do what it did but meh its working...