The Application Programming Interface (API) provided by Google to interact with their products using the command line or within a software.

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Unauthenticate Google OAuth connections

I authorized access to my account by an application that turned out to not work. Now I want to remove the authorization in case it was malicious. How could I do this?
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How to sort Google Scholar search results by number of citations?

There appears to be no way to sort Google Scholar search results by any field. If somebody has figured out a way to do so, please share.
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How/where to obtain a .p12 key file from the Google Developers Console?

I am using a custom component with Talend Open Studio that allows me to connect to Google Analytics Part of the setup requires specifying the location of a .p12 key file I have created a Project in ...
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Automated solution to delete certain Gmail messages older than n days

I need to delete certain Gmail messages older than n days (I can get the whole set though a search string). I know this is not possible directly within Gmail (see for instance this question) so I am ...
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Google Apps for Business Local Backup

Is there a way to backup the entire organisations documents locally? We aren't so much worried about data loss as we are access: what happens if our internet connection goes down? (and it has in the ...
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How can I monitor API usage by users of my Google Apps Domain

How can I find which users of my domain are using Google cloud services and API's? As far as I understand everyone on my (edu) domain is allowed to use these services but this could result in costs or ...
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Importing contacts from Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail and Facebook [closed]

I need to import my contacts from Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail and Facebook and many more. I am aware of the Google APIs. Are there any libraries which allow me to import all the contacts or should I dirty ...
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How do I get multiple driving times in Google sheets without “Service invoked error”?

I keep getting this error. "Service invoked too many times for one day: route. (line 3)." Here is the link to my sample sheet. With script attached ...
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In Google Spreadsheets how do I restrict input when the number of entries for a condition are met?

I am using a Google spreadsheet to gather the Registration form entries for our tournament. We can only have 10 teams per age group. How do I "close" the Registration when the number of entries for ...
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Is there a wrapper around gmail tasks API?

I would like to write an app that displays and manages gmail tasks. There's a couple on Android but none on Windows Phone 7. The Android ones are not open source and there's no official ...
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Google Storage for Developers, Free?

I just got an invite to Google Storage for Developers. https://code.google.com/apis/storage/ I don't know whether or not to except it, because I'm confused as to whether or not a cost is involved. ...
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Block adding events to Google Calendar

We use Google Apps and Google Calendars for scheduling jobs, event date on calendar is ship date. I want to be able to block dates from new events to control work flow. Any ideas on how to block the ...
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Difference between getting Google profile picture via Google+ API and Google Profiles API?

From what I can tell, Google provides two methods to get a profile picture. The first is through the Profiles API: https://developers.google.com/google-apps/profiles/#retrieving_photo The second is ...
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How does Google know that I am not a human?

Over on Stack Overflow I asked a question regarding accessing Google Spreadsheets with CURL, which doesn't seem to be possible any more, even when setting a valid user agent string. My question ...
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Is there a way to change the language of an embedded Google Map?

I'm embedded a Google Map in my website and it always appears in the user's browser locale language, whereas I want it to always be in English. Is there any way to enforce this? Here's an example:
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How to get Google search results in a simpler format?

Google search requires a JS enabled web browser to display the results. But I want a simple XML or JSON format, so my app can parse it. I looked into Web Search API but it is deprecated. I looked ...
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Why doesn't Google Maps API show maps in Israel?

I wish to use Google Maps API in my website to embed a map of Israel with details of roads and streets. However, when I use it, I cannot see any road details, even that such information is available ...
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Google Spreadsheets Data Management

I am looking for a way to manage the input of some data in Google Spreadsheets. Before I roll up my sleeves and write a new UI using the Google API I thought I would see if there was anything out ...
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How to download Google Analytics data for my web domain automatically

I have a web domain on which I use Google Analytics to track users. I want to be able to download a report for my domain automatically (by a server running a scheduled job) via a web API every day. I ...
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Google maps waypoint coordinates for route

I'm rather new to the Google Maps API. If I get a route back from Google maps, is it possible to get the coordinates for every 2 km of the route? So if the route is 7 km, I want to know the ...
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Keeping track of changes in Google Calendar

I am trying to make a feature in my website, where users can create a meeting, and then have that meeting sent to various people who they added. I am sending the event in ics format, so that any ...
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Youtube Search Feature Alternative

Youtube's Advanced search appears to no longer work properly, and I want to do the follow: -Search within X Channel -With the search results: Related to a,b,c,d keywords Return from newest to ...
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How to get a message count set to group in Google Apps

My company uses Google Apps for domains. Our email is a customized Gmail address. We have several groups set up—i.e. support@mycompany.com, which is a group containing the email addresses of several ...
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How can I format my Google calendar like the “Days of the Year” calendar?

Is there any way to format my calendar entries like the "Days of the Year" calendar does? (Shown here, the "40" in the top corner.) I am adding events to the calendar using the Calendar API using ...
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List of all businesses - Google API [on hold]

Is it possible to use Google API to get a list of all Google Verified Businesses by City? For example: all restaurants in London?