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Old 07-13-2019, 10:22 AM
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There is a person I follow on Twitter. He has not blocked me. I am trying to see if he has muted me.

I ALREADY HAVE TRIED Tweetdeck, and by that method it appears that he has not muted me. But he hasnít responded to me in about four days, which is uncharacteristic.

Some of his other followers have liked and responded to my replies, which leads me to believe that I am not muted. Is that true? If a person mutes me, he will not see my posts and responses. But will his followers see them? Or are they completely vanished from his timeline?
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Old 07-13-2019, 02:23 PM
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Muting a post only hides them from the one who did the muting, and they still get a "This post isn't visible because you muted the poster" listed if they scroll through the replies, which is annoying.
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Old 07-13-2019, 07:25 PM
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Has he been active on twitter? Sometime I go days without logging onto twitter.
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Old 07-13-2019, 08:04 PM
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I ALREADY HAVE TRIED Tweetdeck, and by that method it appears that he has not muted me. But he hasn’t responded to me in about four days, which is uncharacteristic.
There's a whole host of reasons why someone might not respond on twitter.

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Old 07-13-2019, 08:53 PM
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Yeah, I know. Yes, he has been active and has been responding to a lot of people, just not to me. I’m trying not to take it personally. Based on what I can see on Tweetdeck, I’m not muted. I’ll just have to be patient.
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Old 07-13-2019, 09:06 PM
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Yeah, I know. Yes, he has been active and has been responding to a lot of people, just not to me. Iím trying not to take it personally. Based on what I can see on Tweetdeck, Iím not muted. Iíll just have to be patient.
It's not possible to know if you have been muted, whether on basic twitter or on tweetdeck. You understand what muting means, right?
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Old 07-13-2019, 11:26 PM
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Yes, I do. However, I now see that Tweetdeck works only for people who are following you. This person is not one of my followers, so it wonít work. However, some of his other followers have responded to and liked some of my comments to his posts. Thatís what Iím trying to find out.
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Old 07-14-2019, 01:18 AM
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However, I now see that Tweetdeck works only for people who are following you.
I'm sorry, but that's just not true. Tweetdeck is just a skin over the regular twitter API - one that caters for heavy users rather than casual ones - but it works just the same.
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