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'Unable to fetch the feed' error (2 posts)

  1. mikolajek
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I've just installed and configured the plugin but instead of nice list of my latest post I'm getting only the error message:

    Unable to fetch the feed
    Error: This XML document is invalid, likely due to invalid characters. XML error: Invalid character at line 244, column 23
    RSS Feed currently unavailable.

    Since the plugin bases on RSS I tried to preview the "regular" RSS feed of my page (https://www.facebook.com/feeds/page.php?id=239993256101857&format=rss20) and it works, however the regional characters are not displayed correctly :(
    Can this be the reason the plugin fails to work? Is there any way to overcome it?

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/fbf-facebook-page-feed-widget/

  2. lakshmananphp
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hi

    The feed XML has invalid characters

    Please have a look at W3Validator

    The plugin works fine for other facebook pages.

    The plugin uses simplepie, in-built RSS reader for wordpress. Simplepie cannot read this XML while other readers (Your browser[chrome,firefox]) may be able to read it.

    Thanks
    Lakshmanan

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