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tweetdeck-limit-override.js
/*
This snippet is esssentially the same as being in the Twitter longer tweets test, for tweetdeck.
The Tweet length counter is fixed by tricking TweetDeck into counting up to 140 characters, twice, so you'll see 140
instead of 280 in the counter but going over 140 will give you another set of 140 charactrs.
*/
TD.services.TwitterClient.prototype.makeTwitterCall=function(b,e,f,g,c,d,h){c=c||function(){};d=d||function(){};b=this.request(b,{method:f,params:Object.assign(e,{weighted_character_count:!0}),processor:g,feedType:h});return b.addCallbacks(function(a){c(a.data)},function(a){d(a.req,"",a.msg,a.req.errors)}),b};
twttrTxt=Object.assign({},twttr.txt,{isInvalidTweet:function(){return!1},getTweetLength:function(x){return x=twttr.txt.getTweetLength.apply(this,arguments),x<140||x/140>2?x:x%140}});
/*
This snippet is esssentially the same as being in the Twitter longer tweets test, for tweetdeck.
The character counter for tweets is accurate at the expense of breaking retweet and DMs.
*/
TD.services.TwitterClient.prototype.makeTwitterCall=function(b,e,f,g,c,d,h){c=c||function(){};d=d||function(){};b=this.request(b,{method:f,params:Object.assign(e,{weighted_character_count:!0}),processor:g,feedType:h});return b.addCallbacks(function(a){c(a.data)},function(a){d(a.req,"",a.msg,a.req.errors)}),b};
twttrTxt=Object.assign({},twttr.txt,{isInvalidTweet:function(){return!1},getTweetLength:function(){return twttr.txt.getTweetLength.apply(this,arguments)-140}});
@daruncool4ever

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daruncool4ever commented Sep 27, 2017

Wow ! Its Osm 👍 Working:-)

@giopunt

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giopunt commented Sep 27, 2017

Nice one!

@Luclu7

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Luclu7 commented Sep 27, 2017

Thanks ! o/

@fronbasal

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fronbasal commented Sep 27, 2017

Thanks, m8 :)

@superagetrox

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superagetrox commented Sep 27, 2017

nice

@alkihis

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alkihis commented Sep 27, 2017

Working, but broke RTs
Thanks :)

@GL1TCH04

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GL1TCH04 commented Sep 27, 2017

how do i use this

@erydactyl

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erydactyl commented Sep 27, 2017

I'm not really that knowledgeable with JS but had a go at putting it into a UserScript form here: https://gist.github.com/erydactyl/8ac7fe290a5ea72706cc1b77d15163d9

@MehediH

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MehediH commented Sep 27, 2017

This breaks RTs and DMs

@Zhangsun321

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Zhangsun321 commented Sep 28, 2017

still doesnt retweet for me..
it lets me quote a tweet and add text

@TheLastZombie

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TheLastZombie commented Sep 28, 2017

Most minor issue ever: Post button is disabled when the tweet is exactly 140 characters long.

Edit: Screenshot
screenshot-tweetdeck twitter com-2017-09-28-10-49-06-136

@jeremy6d

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jeremy6d commented Sep 28, 2017

Looks like this will not work for scheduling tweets ahead of time. Thanks for sharing!

@erisdev

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erisdev commented Sep 28, 2017

why's it minified? it made me kinda suspicious at first

(i de-minified it and it does what it says at least)

@zimpirate

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zimpirate commented Oct 3, 2017

Are the RTs and DMs still broken?

@Zhangsun321

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Zhangsun321 commented Oct 3, 2017

To get RT's and DM's to work.. use this script instead
https://twitter.com/MagickalFeline/status/913532330509135872

@dantasjadson

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dantasjadson commented Oct 3, 2017

Thanks a lot! It works perfectly!

@roipoussiere

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roipoussiere commented Oct 3, 2017

Is is possible to golf this script to put it in 280 characters? :D
Thank you a lot btw, works like a charm.

@KayJay89

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KayJay89 commented Oct 5, 2017

This is no longer working as far as I can tell.

@Icesnap

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Icesnap commented Oct 5, 2017

It stopped working for me too.

Did Twitter concluded their 280 characters test ?

@yersonperez

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yersonperez commented Oct 6, 2017

Is not working.

@Panchistiko

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Panchistiko commented Oct 6, 2017

This was working two days ago, but it doesn't work anymore.
Too sad.

@makc

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makc commented Oct 7, 2017

Yep, not any more. Too bad, just when I actually needed more characters.

@TheFranquiz

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TheFranquiz commented Oct 16, 2017

It now displays: net::ERR_BLOCKED_BY_CLIENT :(

@AliAmini

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AliAmini commented Nov 4, 2017

Please check the snippet again. It throw an error:

Uncaught ReferenceError: twttr is not defined
    at <anonymous>:6:27
@Knight1

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Knight1 commented Nov 5, 2017

Same error as @AliAmini here :(

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