Jump to content
Search In
  • More options...
Find results that contain...
Find results in...

What happens to bookmarked and liked tweets when you turn your twitter account private?

If a twitter account is public and you are not following that account but like and bookmark a tweet, can you still see the liked and bookmarked tweet when the account turns private?

If the like and bookmark disappears, does that automatically comeback when the accounts turns back to public

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
2 minutes ago, avg123 said:

If a twitter account is public and you like and bookmark a tweet, can you still see the liked and bookmarked tweet when the account turns private?

If the like and  bookmark disappears, does that automatically comeback when the accounts turns back to public

 

I don't use Twitter extensively, but I doubt. By nature, all content by private accounts are only viewable by followers. So if you follow a user prior to it being set to private (or in their terms, protected), you'll still have access to the user's new and old tweets, until they manually block you. 

AMD FX™ 6300 @ 4.20 GHz | ASUS M5A97 R2.0 | MSI GTX 550Ti | 16GB Kingston DDR3 | Samsung 850 EVO 250GB WD 750GB | Antec 300 | ASUS Xonar DG | CoolerMaster Hyper 212 Evo | OCZ 600W | Windows 10 Pro

Sony MDR-V250 | GNT-500 | Logitech G610 Orion Brown | Logitech G402 | Samsung C27JG5 

Intel Core™ i7-7600U | Seagate 500GB HDD | 16GB DDR4 | Windows 10 Enterprise | HP EliteBook 850 G4

Intel Core™ i5-8520U | WD Blue M.2 250GB / 1TB Seagate FireCuda | 8GB DDR4 | Windows 10 Home | ASUS Vivobook 15 

Intel Core™ i7-3520M | GT 630M | 16 GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3 | Samsung 850 EVO 250GB | macOS Catalina  Lenovo IdeaPad P580

iPhone 6s (iOS 13.6.1) | iPhone XS (iOS 14.3) |  iPad Mini (iOS 9.3.5) | Samsung Galaxy S5e (Android 10)

Link to post
Share on other sites
1 minute ago, BlueChinchillaEatingDorito said:

I don't use Twitter extensively, but I doubt. By nature, all content by private accounts are only viewable by followers. So if you follow a user prior to it being set to private (or in their terms, protected), you'll still have access to the user's new and old tweets, until they manually block you. 

no i mean liked and bookmarked nut by a follower, but a random account

Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, avg123 said:

no i mean liked and bookmarked nut by a follower, but a random account

I don't think that'll make a difference. If it did, then boy oh boy is that a pretty big loophole. 

AMD FX™ 6300 @ 4.20 GHz | ASUS M5A97 R2.0 | MSI GTX 550Ti | 16GB Kingston DDR3 | Samsung 850 EVO 250GB WD 750GB | Antec 300 | ASUS Xonar DG | CoolerMaster Hyper 212 Evo | OCZ 600W | Windows 10 Pro

Sony MDR-V250 | GNT-500 | Logitech G610 Orion Brown | Logitech G402 | Samsung C27JG5 

Intel Core™ i7-7600U | Seagate 500GB HDD | 16GB DDR4 | Windows 10 Enterprise | HP EliteBook 850 G4

Intel Core™ i5-8520U | WD Blue M.2 250GB / 1TB Seagate FireCuda | 8GB DDR4 | Windows 10 Home | ASUS Vivobook 15 

Intel Core™ i7-3520M | GT 630M | 16 GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3 | Samsung 850 EVO 250GB | macOS Catalina  Lenovo IdeaPad P580

iPhone 6s (iOS 13.6.1) | iPhone XS (iOS 14.3) |  iPad Mini (iOS 9.3.5) | Samsung Galaxy S5e (Android 10)

Link to post
Share on other sites

if the account goes private, then you cant see the tweet unless they follow you back. 

PSU Tier List Thread

Please make sure to Quote me or @ me to see your reply!

 

"White Ice"

Ryzen 7 3700x | Asus Crosshair VIII Hero (Wi-Fi) | EVGA RTX 2080ti | Ballistix 32gb 16-18-16-36 3600mhz | Custom Water Cooling Loop | 1tb Samsung 970 Evo

2tb Crucial MX500 SSD | 2x 3tb Seagate Drive | Fractal Design Meshify S2 |  EVGA G2 750w PSU | 3x Corsair LL140 | 3x Corsair LL120

 

Dedicated Streaming Rig

 Ryzen 7 1800x | Asus B450-F Strix | 32gb Gskill Flare X 3000mhz | Corsair RM550x | EVGA GTX 1060 3gb | 250gb 860 Evo m.2

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv |  Elgato HD60 Pro | Elgato 4k60 Pro mk.2 | Avermedia 4k GC573 Capture Card

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, Skiiwee29 said:

if the account goes private, then you cant see the tweet unless they follow you back. 

what happens if the goes private for a few days and then changes back to public?

Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, Skiiwee29 said:

if the account goes private, then you cant see the tweet unless they follow you back. 

Their documentation just says you have to be following them. Doesn't mention them having to follow you back. 🤔 That being said documentation Social Media sites provide aren't always 100% accurate... 

 

https://help.twitter.com/en/safety-and-security/public-and-protected-tweets

 

image.png.c64a38228623c8f7dd7b219ae33a1e8e.png

AMD FX™ 6300 @ 4.20 GHz | ASUS M5A97 R2.0 | MSI GTX 550Ti | 16GB Kingston DDR3 | Samsung 850 EVO 250GB WD 750GB | Antec 300 | ASUS Xonar DG | CoolerMaster Hyper 212 Evo | OCZ 600W | Windows 10 Pro

Sony MDR-V250 | GNT-500 | Logitech G610 Orion Brown | Logitech G402 | Samsung C27JG5 

Intel Core™ i7-7600U | Seagate 500GB HDD | 16GB DDR4 | Windows 10 Enterprise | HP EliteBook 850 G4

Intel Core™ i5-8520U | WD Blue M.2 250GB / 1TB Seagate FireCuda | 8GB DDR4 | Windows 10 Home | ASUS Vivobook 15 

Intel Core™ i7-3520M | GT 630M | 16 GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3 | Samsung 850 EVO 250GB | macOS Catalina  Lenovo IdeaPad P580

iPhone 6s (iOS 13.6.1) | iPhone XS (iOS 14.3) |  iPad Mini (iOS 9.3.5) | Samsung Galaxy S5e (Android 10)

Link to post
Share on other sites

Well, you can try this easily. Post a tweet, bookmark link to it, turn profile private, sign out and try the link. If it opens, then no. If it doesn't, then direct links also go private. Which is what I think it will happen.

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X | ASUS Strix X570-E | G.Skill 32GB 3733MHz CL16 | PALIT RTX 3080 10GB GamingPro | Samsung 850 Pro 2TB | Seagate Barracuda 8TB | Sound Blaster AE-9 MUSES 01/03 | Altec Lansing MX5021 Nichicon FineGold/MUSES 8920

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×