How to create an account ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Launch New command.

Set Account identifier value. (Default value will be your identifier).

Launch Record or Set as default command.

Go to Twitter screen.

Launch Connection command.

On the first connection with this account, you will have to authorize BLUEJABB to use your account:

Press Retrieve Twitter PIN button.

WITHOUT QUITTING THE APPLICATION, mobile browser will connect to the twitter login page.

Input your credentials.

Click on authorize button.

Twitter will show you a PIN.

Note this PIN.

Return to BLUEJABB.

Input the PIN in the field Twitter PIN.

Then press Authorize button.

If a HTTP -1 error occurs, re-click on the authorize button.

If authentication is successful, launch Connection command.

 

What is the default account ?

This is the account used to forward text message or multimedia content received by the other services (Jabber IM, Mail, Bluetooth).

If you have set up only one account, this account is the default account.

 

How to automatically connect to the default account on start up ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select the third tab.

Check Connect on start up

 

How to set the actions started on connection for an account ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Select second tab

Set On connect action

None: Connect and do nothing else.

Refresh: Connect and get the last tweets, mentions and direct messages.

Start auto-update: Connect , download the time line, mentions, direct messages and start auto-update.

See How to set auto-update interval ? and How to enable/disable auto-update for my home time line ?

Restore last state: Connect and restore the last connection state (TimeLine, Mentions and Direct messages).

 

How to disable avatar download for an account ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Select second tab.

Uncheck Download avatar

 

How to set number of max tweets/users for an account when download ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Select second tab

Set Number of max tweets/users when download value.

 

How to view my profile ?

You must be connected.

On touch screen mode, select your avatar on top-left of the screen.

Or

Go to TWITTER screen.

Select first tab (Home time line).

Launch Other command.

Launch Profile command.

 

How to import my profile ?

You must be connected.

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Import profile command.

 

How to edit my profile ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Open command.

Select third tab.

Launch Record command.

In order update your profile on Twitter, See How to publish my profile ?

 

How to display quick commands on a tweet (Touch screen mode only) ?

Long press on a tweet will display quick commands.

 

How to publish my profile ?

You must be connected.

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Export profile command.

 

How to create a group for an account ?

BLUEJABB allows you to sort your followings in groups.

Group combo box is displayed at the top of your time line tab.

(If group list is empty, group combo box is not displayed).

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Groups command.

Input the group name in the bottom input text zone.

Launch Add command.

NB:A group will automatically be created if you set a user to a new group (Set group command on a tweet or user)

If you want to hide combo box group:

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Uncheck Display groups

Launch OK command.

 

How to set a color for a group ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Groups command.

Select the group.

Launch Set color command.

Select the color.

 

How to remove a group ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Groups command.

Select the group.

Launch Remove command.

Users who were is the group you have deleted will be moved to the Ungrouped group.

 

How to create a draft tweet or a draft direct message ?

You don’t have to be connected.

If you are connected, launch Other command before.

See What is the difference between a “Draft message” or “Draft tweet” and a “To send message” ?

Launch Draft message or New draft tweet command in any tab.

Edit your message.

Launch Save to archive command.

The new draft tweet or draft direct message is recorded in archive (Draft messages folder).

Go to ArchivesDraft messages

Select the draft message or draft tweet.

Optionally make change.

Launch Other command and launch Put in the [To send] archive command in order to send message later. ( You can edit message later ).

When you are connected:

Go to ArchivesTo send messages

Select the draft message or draft tweet.

Optionally make change.

Launch Send message command.

 

What is the difference between a “Draft message” or “Draft tweet” and a “To send message” ?

The twice are editable.

Unfilled mandatory fields (I.e body for a tweet, body and recipient for a direct message) are allowed in a draft message. You can not send directly a draft message.

Unfilled mandatory fields (I.e body for a tweet, body and recipient for a direct message) are not allowed in a “To send message” message. You can send directly a “to send” message when connected.

 

How to mute a user for an account ?

BLUEJABB allows you to mute a user for an account.

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Muted users command.

Input the user name in the bottom input text zone.

Launch Add command.

NB: You can also mute a user by launching Mute command on a tweet or user.

 

How to un-mute a user for an account ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Muted users command.

Select the user you want to un-mute.

Launch Remove command.

 

How to mute a keyword for an account ?

BLUEJABB allows you to mute a keyword for an account.

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Muted keywords command.

Input the keyword in the bottom input text zone.

Launch Add command.

 

How to un-mute a keyword for an account ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account.

Launch Muted keywords command.

Select the you want to un-mute.

Launch Remove command.

 

How to set a user as a V.I.P contact ?

In the user profile dialog, launch Add to contact command.

Set the user as a V.I.P contact and record the contact in the archive.

 

How to be notified on a user tweet when auto-update is activated ?

First of all, the user must be a V.I.P contact.

See How to set a user as a V.I.P contact ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select third tab.

Check Home time line

Check Alert on V.I.P tweets

Launch Ok command.

 

How to set action to long press on a tweet or a user ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select fifth tab

Set Long press on user action and Long press on tweet action value

 

How to display a tweet in expended mode (I.e bypass the quick bar) when I select a tweet ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select fifth tab

Uncheck Quick Bar on tweet selection

 

How to customize commands in the tweet quick bar ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select fifth tab

Check the commands you want to display in the quick bar in the Tweet or User Quick bar command display parameter

 

How to display the full menu (I.e bypass the quick bar) when I select a user ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select fifth tab

Uncheck Quick Bar on user selection

 

How to compose a tweet with a automatically keyword inserted in ?

In the search data tab, and if you are browsing a keyword:

Launch Send command.

Launch Tweet with this keyword command.

 

How to know allowed remaining requests regarding to current rate limits for each time line ?

In all tabs, allowed remaining requests are displayed at the right of the Twitter icon.

For a detailed view of rate limits in connected mode:

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Current rate limits command.

 

How to display my tweets in my home time line ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Check Show your tweets in time line

Launch OK command.

 

How to automatically refresh tweets when I select a Twitter list ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Check Refresh list on select

Launch OK command.

 

How to hide progress pop up when I send a tweet/direct message ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Check Background tweet send mode

Launch OK command.

 

How to hide progress pop up when processing on server ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Check Background operation mode

Launch OK command.

 

How to set number of max search results when download ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Set Number of max search results when download value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to set default language for search ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Set Default search language value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to set the time line gap time detection value ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Set Time line gap detection value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to set the picture service provider when I upload picture within a tweet ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

If you want to use Twitter as your picture provider, check Use twitter as picture provider

Otherwise, uncheck Use twitter as picture provider and set Global picture provider value.

Launch OK command.

NB:Link to media is also allowed in a direct message. In this case, picture and video global providers are used.

 

How to set the video service provider when I upload video within a tweet ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Set Global video provider value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to set result search details download strategy ?

When searching tweets, BLUEJABB will download tweets details on demand (I.e when you select the tweet).

BLUEJABB can also download tweets details in background.

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Uncheck On demand tweet result search details

Launch OK command.

 

How to set avatar thumb download strategy ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Set Avatar download strategy value.

. On display: When the tweet or user is displayed for the first time.

. In process: When downloading the tweet or user.

. Out of process: When downloading the tweet but in a different process.

Launch OK command.

 

How to set thumb picture included in tweet download strategy ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Set Picture download strategy value

. Don’t download: Picture in not downloaded.

. In process: When downloading the tweet.

. Out of process: When downloading the tweet but in a different process.

Launch OK command.

 

How to enable/disable handling tensile drag for refresh (Touch screen mode only) ?

BLUEJABB allows you to refresh time line when dragging on top of it.

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Check/uncheck Handle refresh tensile drag

Launch OK command.

 

How to go directly on top of a time line (Touch screen mode only) ?

Press the tab of the time line

 

How to go directly on top of a time line when selecting tab (Touch screen mode only) ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Check Go to top on select

Launch OK command.

Then, press the tab of the time line you want to go to the top of a time line

 

How to go directly on top when refresh time line ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Check Go to top on refresh

Launch OK command.

 

How to customize commands in the quick bar ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

In Command bar display, check the commands you want to be available in the quick bar.

Launch OK command.

 

How to directly display a tweet in full mode instead of display the quick bar ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

In Tweet parameters, check Full tweet view in select

Launch OK command.

 

How to display user name instead of user screen name in tweets ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

In Tweet parameters, uncheck Display ID

Launch OK command.

 

How to hide the avatar of a user retweet ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

In Tweet parameters, uncheck Display retweeter avatar

 

How to enable/disable handling tensile drag for download more items (Touch screen mode only) ?

BLUEJABB allows you to download more items of a time line when dragging on bottom of it.

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Check/uncheck Handle more tensile drag

Launch OK command.

 

How to display/hide refresh button (Touch screen mode only) ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Check/uncheck Display refresh button

Launch OK command.

 

How to enable/disable automatic refresh when selecting a tab (Touch screen mode only) ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Check/uncheck Automatic refresh on tab selection

Launch OK command.

 

How to display/hide search button in search data and search user tab (Touch screen mode only) ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chat command.

Select third tab.

Check/uncheck Display send/search button

Launch OK command.

 

How to enable/disable tweet zoom mode ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Check/uncheck List zoom tweet

If you check List zoom tweet, set the Min tweet lines value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to set the max tweet text line count displayed ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Set the Max tweet lines value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to set tweet text font size ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Set Tweet text font size value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to set read tweet text color ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Check/uncheck Read tweet grayed text

Launch OK command.

 

How to set header tweet background color ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Check/uncheck Use gradient in header

Launch OK command.

 

How to display media in 4/3 format in media time lines ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select second tab.

Check Media 4/3 format

Launch OK command.

Warning. This option uses more memory than standard media display mode.

 

How to display media in low-quality in media time lines ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Set Tweet parameters values:

Uncheck High quality media time line

 

How to customize tweet display in list and expanded mode ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Set Tweet parameters values:

If parameters beginning with standard are checked, display is conforming to the Twitter display guidelines

Standard retweet display: If checked “Retweet by user and nb_retweet other” text is displayed. If not retweeter UserID/avatar and the number of retweets are displayed.

Standard Time stamp: If not checked, Time elapsed from the current date is always displayed.

Standard Timeline: If not checked, retweet, reply, and source informations are displayed under the UserID in tweet lists.

Standard Expended: If not checked, the tweet text is displayed at the bottom in expended mode.

 

How to display a conversation ( Tweets or Direct messages) with left and right alignment ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Set Tweet parameters values:

Check Display left/right conversation statuses

 

How to set auto-update interval ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select third tab.

Set auto-update interval value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to automatically start auto-update when BLUEJABB goes in background ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select third tab.

Check auto-update on pause

Launch OK command.

 

How to dynamically stop or start auto-update ?

Launch Other command in any tab.

Launch Start auto-update command in order to start auto-update.

Launch Stop auto-update command in order to stop auto-update.

 

How to enable/disable auto-update for my home time line ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select third tab.

Check/uncheck Home time line

Launch OK command.

 

How to enable/disable new mentions and direct messages notification ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select third tab.

Check/uncheck Mentions

Check/uncheck Direct messages

Launch OK command.

 

How to set notification parameters ?

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select third tab.

Set Sound type and Effects values.

For Android and Blackberry versions, check System background notification if you want to be notified when BLUEJABB is hidden.

For Android version, notification parameters will be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden.

For Blackberry version, notification parameters wont be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden. These notification parameters can be set in your system notifications profile.

Launch OK command.

 

How customize tabs display ?

Go to Twitter screen.

Whatever the tab you are, Launch Other command.

Launch Tab display command.

Check/uncheck the tabs you want to display/hide.

Launch OK command.

 

How to directly access to a hidden time line ?

Go to TWITTER screen.

Whatever the tab you are, launch Other command.

Launch Time lines command.

Select the time line you want to access.

 

How to set the focus to the group combo box in home time line in standard screen mode (I.e not touch screen mode) ?

Press the shortcut focus key.

See How to set the shortcut focus key ?

 

How to set the focus to the input text search zone in text and user search tab in standard screen mode (I.e not touch screen mode) ?

Press the shortcut focus key.

See How to set the shortcut focus key ?

 

What is a localization Tweet ?

A localization tweet is a localized tweet with your location.

The text of the tweet is a concatenation of a predefined text and a link to a map image of your location.

WARNING. Sending a location tweet too often can be refused by Tweeter. Indeed, the predefined text is always the same and can be detected as a spam by Tweeter.

To set the predefined text:

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Set Location tweet text value.

Launch OK command.

 

How to download automatically tweets from my home time line, from a list or from a search ?

Suppose you know you are entering a zone where connection is unavailable (subway,…).
You can tell Bluejabb to download tweets from your home time line, a list or a search (count is settable. See bellow).

Bluejabb will automatically download tweets and will pre-load avatars and medias for offline reading.
In order to set the number of tweets to download:

Go to SettingsTwitter

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select first tab.

Set Home and list and Search result values.