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How to view the full size and remove old Google Profile pictures

How do you actually view and delete profile pictures from a Google account? For example, in Google Drive, if I click on the picture of me in the top right cornor > click change > under your photos, ...
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What steps should I take to build a secured form and have inputs post to a Google doc? [on hold]

I am looking to automate some of my task. I have a Google account & a Dropbox account. I'd like to have the option for uploads into folder as well. I'm willing to collaborate on GitHub if anyone ...
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TASKS MISSING FROM MY [on hold]

Likewise, i no longer see TASKS in my calendar. This is awful. I relied heavily on it. Now what? Have you come across a solution? Sincerely, Winnower
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Make Google Sync use current credentials

When I first enabled Google Sync (a few days after it was first released) it was set to use my google account credentials, not a passphrase. The moment I changed my password I was told that my Google ...
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How long will it take to change a shop name on Google Maps?

I have tagged a photo studio in my location. Unfortunately, I added the wrong name for it. Then, I edited the entry to the the right name but the status is still pending. For the confirmation, my ...
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Monetization disabled on YouTube for copyright strike - 3 month, 6 months or permanent ban?

I got my first ever copyright strike on YouTube 2 days ago. This has put my account in "bad standing" for six months; until December 2016. I just received an email saying my monetization has been ...
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Google drive shared with non Google account

I've had a Google drive file shared with a non Google email account (that I traditionally access via outlook). When I click the link, my browser (which is logged in to my google account) tells me ...
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View apps previously authorized and revoked from Google account

On a Google account's management dashboard, you can easily see the list of apps that you have allowed access to, and revoke these accesses. However, is it possible to see the list of apps that you ...
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How to recover my Gmail email for my android [duplicate]

I need to know how I can retrieve my Gmail that I synced to my straighttalk android phone I have tried the Google recovery page and I have tried calling straighttalk.
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How do I tell Google “NEVER EVER translate this language”?

How can I 'tell' Google not to translate a specific language (not only in a specific service like Chrome or YouTube)? Apparently if I specify I don't want to translate that language in a service, in ...
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Include label into google mail address [duplicate]

I have seen that it is possible to labels e-mails by using tags in e-mail address. For example if my address is myaddress@gmail.com then it is possible to send e-mail like myaddress.offer@gmail.com ...
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How to make links in Google sheets comments clickable

In markdown you can make a link clickable using a certain syntax (you have GUI options that automated that or you can follow the syntax). This is great as it hides the ugliness of long urls behind a ...
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Google sheets: Automatically including new rows on separate sheet

I have a google sheet document with two separate sheets, Sheet1 and Sheet2. I want column A on both sheets to stay the same. Column A of S2 simply has ='Sheet1'!A2 for cells A2 on down. Let's call ...
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What is a “Locked Topic” on Google Product Forums?

Visiting the Google Chrome Help Forum, I see some topics that are marked as Locked. There is a small gray padlock icon to the right of the title. Here’s an example: https://productforums.google.com/...
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How do I legally download a Google Play Music playlist to my computer?

I have a Google Play Music 'Unlimited' subscription. How do I make the songs in my playlist available offline, as you can do on Spotify and the Mobile Apps? I am not talking about just the 'Free and ...
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Google search results contains rectangles

EDIT: I'm using Windows 10 on a desktop and Firefox 46. This problem occurs on different machines but only in one account. So there might be a account specific setting? Since today my google search ...
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Google Movies showing placeholder images

I have been using Google Movie Showtimes to browse movies. However recently something has happened with the site, and the movie posters have all been replaced with placeholder images: What can ...
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Google Apps Directory Sync with MS Exchange Dynamic Query Group

I have had Google Apps Directory Sync working great for a while now. However I am wanting to add a couple of new groups from my AD environment that are based on Microsoft Exchange Query-based ...
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Add all users from an Organization to a Google Group

In my Google Apps directory I have 5 user organizations. I would like to have a group for each organization. Is there a way that I can create a group that automatically adds all the users from a ...
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Indexing all my site's pages by Google [closed]

I have a website it is much like this site I mean it is a search engine. I created a site map with 4500 pages. I need all my pages get indexed by Google. Because like this website if one question is ...
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Revoke YouTube / Google linked permission

I linked my YouTube / Google account to a website and want to revoke that. I am looking into https://security.google.com/settings/security/permissions but the service I linked the account at isn't ...
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What happens if I delete devices from Google Dashboard? [closed]

I have some old non existent devices in Google Dashboard and I want to delete them. If I delete all the devices, data(calendar, keep, contacts, ecc) on my current smartphone will be deleted?
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How to remove the association between two Gmail accounts?

I want to remove that other account. Both of them are Gmail accounts. How could I do?
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Is it possible to set a recurring reminder for an email in Google's Inbox by Gmail?

I feel like I'm missing something simple here... When creating a new reminder it's simple make a recurring reminder; pick a date/time and then select "Does not Repeat" and pick a repeat period. ...
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Disable “Stay signed in” for Google Inbox/Gmail

Title says it all... When I sign in to Google Inbox, the "Stay signed in" box is checked by default on the password screen. Sometimes I forget to uncheck it. Is there a setting somewhere to disable ...
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How to Google “::” (double colon) [duplicate]

I would like to search for answers to a problem related to a code issue in PHP with Class::method. While I was searching for answers I realised Google seems to drop the :: in all search queries. The ...
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How can I login on Google via Tor?

Every time I try to login on my Google account via Tor, I'm presented with the following message: Google couldn't verify it's you, so you can't sign in to this account right now. Try again ...
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Disabling all Gmail's April fools

Is there any way to disable all future Google's April fools in Gmail (and even better, in all Google services)?
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Are YouTube videos you upload posted to the connected Google+ account?

I just started a new YouTube channel and I'm wondering if the videos you uploaded get posted to your Google+ account? Basically I have my main Google/YouTube account and I went and created a new ...
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Is there a way to not show my full name on Google Docs?

I want to share a document with my guild in an MMO, but for obvious reasons I don't want every single person to have knowledge of my real name. Is there a way to make it so that the name displayed is ...
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Error message when trying to change Google Account name

Each time I try to change my Google Account name, I receive an error message stating Ooops, Something went wrong. What is causing this and how can change my name without encountering this error?
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Clicking on “more details” on an event an embedded calendar brings back the Google Calendar site

I have embedded a Google calendar into our website (a church) as there are many meetings and events at this church. When I preview the calendar on the church website (not published yet), the calendar ...
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Make pre-existing strings of single events repeating in Google Calendar

I imported a calendar from an external site onto Google Calendar for a church website. I need to string together separate events into one repeating event so that they can be edited en masse. For an ...
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Google apps password reterival [duplicate]

I have lost my admin as well as secondary email (use as to retrieval of admin pwd) password. Please suggest steps which really works. I know its possible but that person who knows is not ready to tell ...
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Google Maps: How do I start a route that I've saved to My Maps?

I've started using Google's My Maps feature for planning both an upcoming trip to California and some semi-regular motorcycling routes. I've figured out how to create maps and share them with people, ...
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How can I change image size using direct image url in Picasa Web Album?

I know I can get the direct image URL from Picasa Web Album in a Public Album. And I can also get a lot of image URL in Google Product, such as Google Photos, Blogger, and Play Store. And this URLs ...
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To have one Language in Google in Many Countries?

I would like to have my primary language (English) as the main language in Google Searches. Secondary comes the following languages I need to stay many days per month in Latvia; and many other ...
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How to add alternate email to Google account given error “This address is already used with another Google account.”

I'm trying to associate an email address with my Google account so I can receive calendar nominations. From https://myaccount.google.com, I go to Personal info & privacy > Your personal info > ...
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Going from offline to online mode in Google applications

I've had a flaky internet connection lately and noticed that both Keep and Inbox go into "offline mode" and I'm unable to kick them back into "online". I tried to "share" a note from Keep and this ...
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What are the requirements for Google AdMob? [closed]

In order to use Google AdMob, which of the following are compulsory (active accounts): Adsense Adwords Play Developer Account If anyone of these are suspended does that mean you can’t use AdMob? ...
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Reactivate a YouTube channel associated with a deleted Google Apps account

A friend said to me: What happened was the following: our Youtube channel was created with the email info@website.com, which was created via Google Apps. Yesterday we deleted our Google ...
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Googling “Time in [location]” does not work when logged in

Normally, googling "Time in Paris" or "Time in California" will output the local time at the given location in a small box, like so: However, for me, this only work when I'm not logged in. As soon ...
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How to delete “Google My Business” information that is not mine but its associate with me?

I was poking around the apps in Google Apps. It appears Google has made an incorrect association with a business and me. I'm trying to delete the association or record. Google has an account page for ...
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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 [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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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 -...