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If I create a public Google Doc that anyone can edit who has the URL, will my google id or name or anything else be publicly viewable?

I tried it and I didn't see anything about the owner in another browser without being logged in.

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you can also consider giving an up-vote to the answer you accept. –  user221287 May 6 '12 at 11:00

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The document must be shared either with the setting, Public on the Web - it will show up in Google Search results or Anyone who has the link, anyway you cannot find the e-mail address of the owner of the document. As that would be a great security loop-hole on the side of google, anyone will know what company is doing survey on what and stuff like that.

Also, it may be a Google Apps account too.

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