QML based client for the Friendica Social Network. Tabs for news (incl. Direct Messages), friends, photos and events. OS: currently Linux and Android (4.3 Jelly Bean, 5.1 for background sync). Source code is a QtCreator project.


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Currently supported: * Shows Posts from friends, replies, Direct Messages and notifications (in swipe view), selected group, replies, favorited messages, public timeline * Background sync with configurable interval of 15 min to 2h for active user for friends timeline, replies and DMs (Android 5.1 required) * Android notifications or Dbus notification (Linux) for new items in friends timeline, replies and DMs * Search for news * Click on hashtag in newsitem starts search for news with that word * Only first photo attachment in post is shown, click for more images and fullscreen image * Click on video or youtube video shows video fullscreen * For news containing urls ending with mp3, mp4, avi, webm, ogg or to a Peertube instance: media can be played in the app * Open links in external browser * Click on contact photo for contact details and last news * Click on like text for additional contact info * Deletion, Reposting, Answering of Posts * Expand truncated news items * Liking, disliking, favoriting * Attending for event posts * Update fetches new posts (up to last 50) since last in local DB * More shows older posts from local DB * Create new Message with images or direct messages, Contact/Group access rights (can be stored), smileys * Send image from Android gallery * Send text or urls from other apps to Friendiqa * Native Android image dialog

ToDo: * Videos and other binary data as attachment (sending, not supported in API) * More than one attachment * Attachments for Direct messages (currently not supported in API)


Currently supported: * Tabs for own profiles, friends, other contacts and groups * Show profile(s) of user and change profile picture * List of all known contacts with locally downloaded pictures * Show follow requests; approve, deny, ignore requests * Additional information, last messages and other functionality shown in news tab * Show public and private pictures of contact (screenscraping of contact's website, works only with certain theme) * Show public and private events of contact * Show members of groups * Open website of contact or connect page (for other contacts) * Clean other contacts with no news

ToDo: * More information for contact from description page, possibly private information for friends (needs API change) * Groups: create, change, delete (needs API change)


Currently supported: * Download public and private own images to local directory * Upload picture to album with descriptions(public), send from gallery * Delete own pictures and albums on client and server * Change name or album of existing picture * Show albums in grid, show images in album in grid and fullscreen * Show public albums and images of contacts * Pinch to zoom, swipe to scroll

ToDo: * Upload private images


Currently supported: * Show own events * Show public events of Friendica contacts * List view of events of selected date * Click on event to show details

ToDo * Create events (needs API)


Currently supported: * Multiple accounts * View mode for news (tree or timeline) * Maximum news (deleted after use of Quit button) * Sync home timeline, replies, DM, Events, friend requests; Notify yes/no * Hide #nsfw

ToDo * OAuth?


ToDo * Video tab * Translation * Blingbling


  • German, Spanish, Italian, Hungarian
  • To contribute translations: Have a look at linux-sources/translations/friendiqa-de.ts and open it with an editor. It's an xml file. Change values and send me the file to thomasschmidt45 at / do pull request.



Pubished under the GPL v3 with the exception of the Openssl library, which is published under OpenSSL License.