HTC Peep login problem fixed

HTC Peep, HTC’s built-in Twitter client that comes pre-loaded with HTC Sense, has been broken. It’s been broken for the last few days, as a result of some login system changes make at Twitter’s end.

Twitter claimed the issue had been resolved a few days ago, but judging by the complaints still rattling around the internet this evening, it wasn’t. But it looks like it is now.

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HTC Peep has started working again for us. We couldn’t sign in an hour ago, but just now managed a connection. Look, that’s us at the top of that screenshot, tweeting about the status of Android Twitter apps at 11.14pm on a Friday night, via HTC Peep.

That is how we “roll”.

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  1. kelvin reed

     /  September 4, 2010

    Just in time for your weekend adventures, Peep and Friend Stream are up and running! Thanks to @Twitter, and to you all for your patience via htc twitter – not tested it as i,m trying out tweetdeck atm

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  2. MarkG

     /  September 4, 2010

    Thank god. The official Twitter app is dreadful, and I did find any free Twitter app with a fullscreen widget

    Reply
  3. huimeester

     /  September 5, 2010

    yes only fucking android

    Reply
  4. still not fixed for my HTC HD2

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  5. jotilla mod

     /  September 6, 2010

    I can connect with twitter but Peep no loads my tweets, and i can´t send tweets, messages… it doesn´t works…on my hero

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  6. still does not work on my htc hd2. third party apps do work however.

    Reply
  7. Still not working at my HTC HD mini

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  8. I keep getting “you entered an incorrect username or password” on my HD2 when connecting using PEEP, password and username are correct as i can logon to twitter via IE, any help much appreciated.

    Reply
    • Gary C

       /  September 7, 2010

      Strange. That’s what I had for a few days on Peep, before it fixed itself. From the other comments above, it sounds like Twitter/HTC haven’t got around to fixing non-Android authentication problems.

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    • Yeah so do I! Really cross just got my HD2 back from o2 after being repaired now Twitter wont work!!! Oh soooo cross really peed off – does anyone no when it will be up and running again???

      Reply
    • try sending a tweet through your peep. magically worked for my hd2 after sending one.

      Reply
  9. Mike S..

     /  September 8, 2010

    any news or ideas as to when peep will be fixed for the HD2?

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    • parm

       /  September 9, 2010

      as of 9/9/10 13:23 peep on the HD2 still not working, still getting the incorrect username password message.

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      • As of today, I still get the incorrect username and password message when I try Peep with my HD2. Going direct to Twitter with Opera or IE works with the same username and password.

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  10. mars

     /  September 9, 2010

    Any suggestions on how to get Android V2 Froyo working on your HD2?
    After downloading and trying to open Android on my SD card it says constantly: file can not be opened. Either it’s not signed with a trusted certificate or one of its components can not be found….Thanks for advice

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  11. my hd2 peep not workin almost 2weeks now really irritating, gonna upgrade soon to a droid phone, in meantime twitter pls fix soon pls before i throw this wack ass non flash phone

    Reply
  12. For HD2 users, try sending a tweet from your phones. Peep worked on mine after sending one.

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    • explorerdk

       /  September 13, 2010

      @Emi – doesnt work for me on HD2 :/ Tried sending a Tweet from my phone via mobile.tweet.com and it goes thru there, but when i try login to Peep, it still says wrong user name or password… and I can login everywhere else than Peep on the HD2

      Reply
  13. Anonymous

     /  September 16, 2010

    i can hardly remember what twitter is? Arggh, please htc fix peep for TP2 !!!!!!

    Reply
  14. TP2 user

     /  September 22, 2010

    After a while of not even trying anymore, I discovered today that peep actually works again on my HTC TP2… Finally!

    Reply
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