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Deploy Google contacts to multiple phones (Android) / Sync Google contacts

I'm looking for an automatic way to have a contact database (updated regularly) deployed on multiple Android phones. Right now, the same Google account is connected to these phones, but since they ...
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Can I have 2 recovery phone numbers in my Google account?

When I travel abroad, it often happens that my original carrier is not valid, which means that sometimes I have to change my phone number to another carrier when I am in another country. So ...
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Google Drive temporary account for school group projects [on hold]

I have an existing Google gmail account. I have created a Google Drive account using a new gmail account for a school group project and shared this Drive account to members of the group. I don't like ...
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Finding the average of top 10 smallest values in Google Sheets

I'm looking for a formula to find the average of the top 10 smallest values within a dataset. It works in Excel but not in Google Sheets. E.g. (that works in Excel): ...
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Get notified when friends come online in Google Plus

Is there anyway to set up Google Plus so that you get notified when friends in your Circles come online in Google Plus? If this is of any importance, I have a Google account without Gmail. This will ...
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Copying a Google “Maps” search field to an “Image” search field

Say I searched for my childhood's school on Google Maps: After seeing the "Earth View" of it, I feel like searching for Images of this college, on Google Image search. Is there a way to launch an ...
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Can I cut and paste projects from a Google sheet using a script?

I want an automated method of cutting and pasting completed projects from one sheet to another sheet. I want to have a column where users can go in and type "DONE" at the end of a row to state that ...
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Transfer complete domain ownership of Google Apps account

So, I have a domain example.com which is using Google Apps for Business account through a user x@xyz.com. I want to transfer (or migrate) all the complete ownership of my email, contacts, etc. ...
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Why does Google always show an unflattering image of Trump? [closed]

When searching for a celebrity or politician, Google will almost always show a photo of that person on the right hand side panel, along with some relevant facts and almost always a Wikipedia link. ...
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What keyword to switch from normal Google search to Images Google search?

Say I go to google.com and type in thingtofind X. What should X be, so that the result is equivalent to searching thingtofind in images.google.com? Obviously X=image is not what I'm looking for.
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Google account / forgot password [duplicate]

I need help ? I forgot my password to my Google email and I already tried to recover it and don't know what else to do
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IFTTT to Google Drive (Sheets) - How to write on the same row?

I'm looking for a way to get a recipe from IFTTT to Google drive (sheets) in the same row. The recipe writes in the first 3 columns, but if there is anything already in the same row it skips that row ...
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How is Google reducing file size of my backed up photos when image stats are unchanged?

I have my Nexus5 set up to automatically back up my images to Google photos. On my phone there are 2 options for backing up photos: High quality Great visual quality at reduced file size (free ...
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How can I get a custom Google Plus profile URL using the new Google Plus?

I have a Google Plus personal profile, and I want to get a custom URL for it. I meet all of the requirements for getting a custom URL: You have ten or more followers (people who have added you to ...
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Random alarms on Google calendar

I would like to set a certain number of alarms at random times within certain criteria, i.e.: number of alerts in a day; minimum amount of time between successive alerts; they should be between X am ...
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Delete Gmail image from Google search [duplicate]

How to delete my Gmail profile image from Google search. It does not help to ask Google community as I cant contact any webmaster.
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I have forgotten email account

I am a Google play gamer on a Samsung device. In the midst of creating accounts for my games, I had to reset my phone to factory default. As a result my Google play app didn't retain any of my account ...
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Someone signed in to Google services using my Yahoo email. What should I do now?

I don't remember having my Yahoo email used in any of Google services, but today someone just signed in using my Yahoo e-mail. I might just did use Google services with Yahoo email a long time ago. ...
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Can you block youtube words? [closed]

Say you want to block a word like "ferry", is there a filter that if you type the word in the search engine, it will block channels, playlists, dates, anything related to the word? I want to block ...
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Register app with Gmail account

I have an app which is a website locally on my machine and all it does at the moment is send out emails through a form. I registered my app with my Gmail account (a long time ago) to be able to send ...
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Change language of Google websites?

Google have set my language to dutch but I hate it for a million reasons and one of these is when something is wrong I could get a lot more help if I get feedback from Google in English. Is there a ...
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Google Maps Service Area Business - How many areas can I add?

I am adding our business to Google Maps, and since we're a web shop I am selecting that "I deliver goods and services to customers within this area: Now, there are two options. One is to set a radius ...
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No picture when sharing video from Google photos on Facebook

Why is this happening? In my Google photos on some video when I click share - get link or share / Facebook - getting link for Facebook. It almost never displays the video thumbnail in a post. Just a ...
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How do I get Google Inbox to ask me to be a mailto handler?

Google Inbox doesn't appear to offer to handle mailto: links as Gmail does. Is there a way to enable this in Google Inbox?
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Is there a way to generate edit response url for google form

I have a Google Form With a Google spreadsheet to store responses. In my spread sheet I have 4 column: name, email, revenue, and a fourth column Id which is used to identify the particular recipient. ...
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Google Account without a mobile number [duplicate]

I would like to make a Google account (email, youtube etc.) and it requests a mobile number. It makes sense, so it can stop robots making spam designated email accounts, but I don't own a mobile and I ...
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How to remove an account from Google login options? [duplicate]

When I am in the main screen where I get to choose which account, it does not give me the option to remove an account. When I click the arrow, it just signs into that account.
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Give another account full access to all files in one account?

My school gives us Google Drive accounts to do all of our school work in, and teachers frequently "share" files with us through Drive. However, I don't like having two separate accounts — one for ...
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Wrong user names in Google services everywhere! How can I fix it?

When I first sign in to any Google service (for example, Gmail) I see the correct name 'Dmitry' below the photo. If I go to the 'My Account' I see 'Dmitry' there in the 'Personal Info'. Sign out and ...
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Timestamp in Google Sheets [duplicate]

I want a timestamp to appear in last column when previous comment has text. I need to do this on multiple sheets and it isn't always the same column for each sheet. I want the timestamp to show when ...
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Obtain dump of IPs used by a mobile device

Using Google Takeout it is possible to get a dump of geo-locations that one visited using the mobile (or maybe it also involves the desktop/notebook?). Anyway, is there a way to get a list of IPs that ...
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Gmail profile picture visibility

I cannot set profile picture visibility for one of my profiles in Gmail. I have tried following this guide. I have also looked at How do I change my Gmail profile picture? The problem I am facing is ...
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How did I get two Google logins for the same Google account?

I have a Google account, with Gmail enabled, that I set up for work purposes. For the sake of example, let's say it's catfoodwork@gmail.com. I tried to create a separate Google account for personal ...
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Change Google account name

How to change Google account name? I was trying to find answer with google, but got many not actual information since google has done many changes in its use interface.
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Login to a website/app without social login buttons [closed]

Many Android apps request an account to use it, and many have the possibility to login via Google, Facebook, Twitter, etc via a button. Sometimes the apps have a desktop website and usually those ...
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Show Google Photos as Chromecast backdrop? [closed]

It looks like Chromecast backdrops pulls its photos from Google+ photos, but Google+ shut down its photo feature on 8/1/2015. First, what gives? Second, is there any way presently to show my ...
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How do I go about importing emails from my cPanel export into Gmail Apps for Work?

Long story short I'm moving my hosting to Digital Ocean from Namecheap, and I paid $15 to get a full export of the cPanel (no longer have access to the hosting account itself so the backup export was ...
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Is there a “best way” to send google feedback?

I did use the feedback thing, but I have no idea if that is the best way. I'll be honest, I don't think they will ever read it, but I wanna try all my options. If this helps, my feedback is about a ...
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How can you increase similarity in Google image search?

In Google you can image search, which will return images which are visually similar to the image you searched for. How can I increase how similar the returned results are?
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Re-enable Google Drive results for Gmail searches in Google Apps for Business

Google Drive documents results used to be shown below Gmail search results. That option was a labs enabled tool where when you searched Gmail you would see matching Google Drive documents below the ...
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How to download/export own passwords stored at Google Passwords?

It seems Google activated central place for storing app/website passwords which is accessible on-line at https://passwords.google.com/ and all the remembered Chrome passwords are synched there across ...
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Best way to migrate Google Account to another

I'm looking to migrate my current account, created years ago when I was a child and with a badly unprofessional nickname, to another more serious Google account. My current account is connected to ...
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How can I remove a location which is not a place from my Google Timeline?

I'm trying to make my location history more accurate. In the old Location History I had a chance to click on specific coordinates and remove them. (I find it that my phone reports inaccurate ...
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Google sheets query returns “loading…”

I've put together a web application that relies on a series of Google components. Google Forms collects data from users Google sheets saves the data (automatically) Additional "calculated" columns ...
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Link all your google services to a new gmail address [duplicate]

I want to change my gmail address, but I want to keep all of google's services(youtube , drive ,...) and query search history. How is that possible to transfer, is there any state of the art service ...
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Is it my Kindle appearing as VAP430 in Google Security Audit?

Google has a nice security feature where you can check the devices that connected via your account over the last month. When I recently ran this report I was alarmed to see a "Vizio VAP430" ...
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Is it possible to have only one view in Blogger's Dynamic View template?

How can I disable other views in Blogger's Dynamic View template and do not allow users to select different views?
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How can I save a Google Maps route offline?

Just what the title says. I've been looking everywhere and all I can find is how to save a particular map view, but not a route between two points.
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I forgot my username and password [duplicate]

I have forgot the username and password, how to reset for all even though I enter the back up email