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Customize Google Apps menu

Is the Google Apps menu found on the top lefthand side of the screen at all customizable? I'd like to remove links to Apps I don't use. How can I add/remove menu items? What other customization ...
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Google “Start Page” Service is missing from Google Apps

I'm using Google Apps Standard Edition on two different domains. On one of them when I press Add more services, I see the Start Page service which will: Let [domain] users access services from a ...
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How can I set up my site to use Google Apps for Domains via cPanel

Not an issue I have now, luckily, as I've switched hosts, but this annoyed me for a while. I had a site hosted with a host who did not give me a DNS control panel, just cPanel. Is there a way using ...
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Block user from move or delete shared document on Google Apps

We use shared Google Apps documents at work and I have a user that continually deletes shared documents. This causes major headaches for users that are currently working on the same document. Is ...
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Copy all files from one Google Apps account to another account in the same domain

I'm a superadministrator of Google Apps for Education. How do I copy all files from one user account to another without deleting the files from the first account? I know there's a "transfer files" ...
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Google Apps migration for free (legacy Google Apps accounts)

I was looking at the Google Apps migration tool today. The accounts I want to migrate between are 2 existing Google Apps accounts (both free version singed up to pre 2012). But when I follow the ...
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I want to exclude certain local folders with Google Drive but I *keep* them on the computer

Using Google Drive on Windows (although I think the same question applies to OS/X) I want to exclude certain local folders but keep them on the computer. When I go to Drive preferences and deselect ...
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Can I delegate Google Apps email to Gmail account in a different domain?

I want to delegate my Google Apps email to someone else's Gmail. I toggled the delegation flag in the Admin Console. I then clicked on Grant access to your account in my Settings and entered their ...
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Disable Google Calendar warning about external guests

I use Google Apps for personal use and of course Google Calendar. I love to invite people using Google Calendar to meetings and they have a nice link to say "YES!" and so on. But Google Calendar ...
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Disable Google+ and enable only Gmail functionality [closed]

Is it possible to disable Google+ and only enable Gmail features basically includes email and chat only functions? Certain instances may cause Google+ as a mere distraction, knowing that by default ...
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Force Google+ to login using correct user

I have multiple Google App accounts. I have one for work and one(or more) for personal use. Whenever I visit http://plus.google.com, it will attempt to open Google Plus for an arbitrary account. (...
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How to verify Google Apps email alias for non existent account

I have a user who no longer works for us. The end goal is to have auto responder setup for that user, that says they no longer work for us. I read that I first need to setup an alias for that user ...
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Can I move/copy emails from Gmail to Google Docs?

I want to share some of my emails with my colleagues. I thought it could be done via Google Docs. It would be also kind of backup if this could be done. We are on Google Apps. Can I automatically ...
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Gmail feed with a Google Apps email

I'm trying to get a Gmail feed to work with my Google Apps email. The feed works by using the following URL: https://#GmailUsername#:#GmailPassword#@mail.google.com/mail/feed/atom The problem is, ...
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Enable Google Storage purchase on a Google Apps domain

I can't seem to find how to enable this anywhere in the admin panel. Whenever I want to add paid storage for the Docs, it says it's not enabled on my domain. How and where do I enable this?
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Is it possible to associate an arbitrary email address with an existing Google account for accessing a shared document?

I have a Google Docs file that I want to share with my co-workers. Some of us have Google accounts but we would prefer to share the file using our business emails. However those who already have ...
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Allow Regular Users to Own/Manage Groups in Google Apps Mail

We have numerous groups in our Google Apps domain - most of them are administered by the SysAdmin (who has full privileges) but we want some of them to be administered by other users (who only have ...
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Is it possible to join Gmail with Google Apps?

I have my own domain and I'm pretty happy with using Google Apps on it. But, a lot of sites like Google Code and others need a Gmail account. Is it possible to merge a Gmail account with a Google ...
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In Google Docs Spreadsheet in List View, can you add rows to the bottom instead of the top?

I've been using the Google Docs Spreadsheet in List View (View->List View on the menubar) as I have a fixed number of columns in my spreadsheet. I'd like to add new rows to the end of the List ...
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Password protect Google Spreadsheet

Is there a way to secure a Google Spreadsheet in Google Docs?
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Choose which Google Account when accessing Google Groups?

I have a personal Gmail account, and a business Google Apps account. Throughout the day I am logged into both mail interfaces in my browser (Gmail and Google Apps Mail). With the fairly new feature of ...
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Integrate google apps with wordpress

I have a domain controlled with google-apps. Now I want blog.mydomain.com to be a wordpress blog. How do I do that?
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How to Determine if Gmail Forwarding Rule Worked

I have a user with a Google Apps mail account that forwards every mail received to another email address. I sent him an email that he says he never received. I can see that the email made it into ...
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How can I get push email with multiple Gmail accounts?

I have a main (Google Apps Standard Edition) Gmail account which reads mail from 4 different Gmail accounts using POP3. The only problem I have is that it can sometimes take up to one hour before I ...
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Are there any tools for posting to Orkut and Facebook together? [closed]

I have accounts in both social networking sites Facebook and Orkut. The problem is that if I want to post I have to do it twice because the friends at both sites are mutually exclusive. I also use ...
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How can I change the security settings of Google App's Exchange protocol?

I'm using Google Apps's Exchange protocol. When I use it on my iPhone, I notice that it sets the phone to automatically lock after a minute and this value cannot be changed. I'm wondering if there is ...
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Importing contacts to facebook from Google Apps account

I am using Google Apps for email on my domain. I have many contacts in that account whom I would like to invite to Facebook. Is there a way other than importing all those contacts to a Gmail account ...
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Is it possible to reset sign-in cookies for all Gmail users in Google Admin?

This can be done for individual users, but I would like to be able to force a weekly sign-in reset for all Gmail users in my org.
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Is it possible to go back to the free version of Google Apps?

Is it possible for us to “downgrade” a Google Apps account after we have gone for the paid version? I don't mean during the guarantee period (if there is one).
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Is it possible to set up Google apps with just one email address?

I am currently using the free trial of Google apps for business. I have a few people using the email for our domain, but I do not want to switch the entire organisation to Google Apps and pay $50 a ...
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Using secondary domain for Google Hangouts URL

My primary domain name is foobar.com. My secondary domain name is fizbaz.com. When I create links in Google Calendar to do a Hangout, the URL always includes foobar.com no matter what, but I'd like ...
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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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Someone's Google account under my domain, how to ask for removal?

I have a domain and that domain is mine since 2011. But when I bought it I noticed that there was a previous owner from the emails I was getting. I recovered his Google account to leave a message to ...
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How can I reorganize App Launcher icons on a Google Apps Account?

Google recently added the option to drag icons in the App launcher as shown in the animation below: I've done that on my normal Google account, but I am unable to drag around apps in my Google Apps ...
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Google Calendar reminder emails

Working on a project for a small medical practice. Is there a "path of least resistance" to auto-emailing patients of their appointments as set in Google Calendar if they haven't agreed to receive ...
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Google Apps Free transfer domain hosting

I'm currently using Google Apps Free (50 users). And the domain were registered via Google Apps with US$10 yearly. For some reason, I need to transfer this domain to my another hosting. Is that ...
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Replicate user permissions for Google Sites/Docs

I have User B temporarily filling the role of User A. User A is owner or editor over several Sites/Pages and Docs. The Sites have hundreds of Docs on them. I want to replicate all the Google Sites/...
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How to enable Google Drive access for selective set of users

How to enable Google Drive access for selective set of users, so that they can use the Drive software on their machines to organize data. Rest of the users should just have web access alone.
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How can I remove the “on behalf of” message when sending from a delegated account?

Please note that this is not the same as this question which is to do with removing the message for send as aliases. If I delegate access to my Gmail account to somebody else, they are able to access ...
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Can't find a calendar as Admin

An employee created a Google Calendar (Google Apps Premier edition) and has now left. I, as admin, now want to get control over that calendar, but I can't even locate that calendar on my dashboard. ...
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Google Apps Email for new Primary Youtube Email

I have a YouTube account that I want to change the primary email for but every time I try to add a alternate address it says it is already associated with another google account. The email is a ...
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Can I upgrade just one account to Google Apps for Business?

Can I upgrade just one account to Google Apps for Business? Is there a way to upgrade my account only? i need more than 10GB of storage space. All other users on my domain have aprox 10% used space. ...
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Direct link to Google Voice (or other Google applications) to log in as a specific user

I use multiple Google accounts for email, documents, and Voice. If I go to Google Voice, it will recognize whatever my most recent session is and use that. This is almost always my work session, so I ...
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Can't add Gmail after setting up Google app @domain address

Would really appreciate help on the following as I've hit a bit of a dead end. I setup Google Apps @domain.ie and wanted to add Gmail to setup email addresses. It looked a straightforward process to ...
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Ampersand in email address/nickname?

I have received email from an external person addressed to x&y@domain.com instead of xny@domain.com. (& is a valid character in email addresses.) It is caught in the catchall and I would like ...
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Can I combine two domains under a single account without losing the 50 users limit?

Currently I have two Google Apps accounts created before the 10 users limit, but now I need to migrate about 20+ users from domain A.com to domain B.net, the last one is empty, just the admin account. ...
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Can't access new google apps mail accounts- goes into redirect loop

I've set up several new accounts in my google apps domain, but trying to access the inbox of any of them for the first time sends me into a redirect loop. No amount of cache/cookie clearing is ...
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Gmail won't forward mail sent to myself

I own a dedicated server with a domain, we'll say foobar.com. I use google apps to manage my email SMTP servers. Now I don't check two gmail inboxes. I have my own personal one, and then I have ...
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Gmail for App Domains Compose Bookmarklet

I am looking for a bookmarklet that will open Gmail for App Domains with the current URL pasted in. I used to use GmailThis!, but it stopped working recently. Any ideas on a) how to fix it or b) ...
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How to: migrate “real” (not Chrome) Google bookmarks from one account into another

Is it possible to move Google bookmarks from one account to another? My GApps domain now allows me to use Google Bookmarks. Previously I've had to use a 'real' Google account to store these, and I ...