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How can I subscribe to a Google mailing list with a non-Google e-mail address?

Some projects host their mailing lists on Google Groups, like this: http://groups.google.com/group/mojolicious I'm an old-fashioned guy, and I don't like reading mail on the web. I would very much ...
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How do I follow a Google Group using an RSS reader?

I am the owner of a Google Group. I am using the new interface. The group is a public group and is available at https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups=&nomobile=true#!forum/sr-api. I cannot ...
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See all my posts across all Google Groups

In the new user interface of Google Groups, how do I see all the posts to the various groups made by me?
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Is it possible to edit a post in Google Groups?

When posting a new topic in Google Groups, I made a few misleading typos that I wanted to correct, but I couldn't find a way to edit the post. Is it possible to edit a post in Google Groups (in case I ...
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Alternatives to Google Groups with more features? [closed]

The development efforts on Google Groups is glacial. They still aren't integrated with Google Calendar or Picasa. Subgroups are still only available for Google's own groups. What alternatives are ...
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Merge two Google Groups together?

I currently have two Google Groups: A and B. Is there any way to merge these two groups together and move all the people in group B into group A? There are some people who are in both groups, so ...
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Can I restrict a Google Groups search to just Usenet?

When doing date-range searches on Google Groups I find many wrong answers from non-Usenet sources. Is there a way to only search Usenet on Google Groups?
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Gmail not grouping messages with the same subject from Google Groups

I understand that Gmail groups emails together by subject for its conversation view. I get it, I love it. I am a member of a Google Group that receives an email at the same time every day, and these ...
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Why can't I set up a Google Group with collaborative inbox on my own domain?

We're using Google Apps to handle our email (me@example.com), and according to Google you could set up a collaborative inbox for your business email through Google Groups (link). But when I sign in ...
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How to tell if a specific Google Group is moderated?

I posted a message to a google-group that I am a member of (web2py-users) about four hours ago and it has not shown up in the list of posts. Thinking that I accidentally closed the tab before ...
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How to subscribe by email to a Google Groups mailing list with daily-digest option?

I'm setting up a Google Group for use as a mailing list with a non-technical audience. I want to be able to allow them to perform all necessary actions without using anything but their email address. ...
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Blocking spam in Google Groups for Business

My company is using Google Apps for its email service. We use Google groups for business as shared inboxes for general company enquiries and correspondence, e.g. info@mycompany.com, to which outside ...
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Is it possible to split discussions in Google Groups when someone hits reply, and just changes the subject line?

From what I can tell, if a Google Groups user wants to create a new topic, but instead of logging into the web site or opening a new email and addressing it to the group address, they just hit reply ...
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Web-based Usenet newsreader beside Google Groups? [closed]

I've been using various newsreaders for years to follow Usenet groups, but I would now appreciate to not be tied to a particular computer or platform. Note that I'm not ready to pay a monthly ...
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How can I share Google Drive folders with a group?

I'm using Google Apps and trying to share a nested folder structure with many files with a google group. Example Group test@example.com Group Members user1@example.com user2@example.com etc. ...
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In GoogleGroups, how do you set the default Email Delivery option?

When folks join my Google Group, they are defaulting to "no email". I can't see how to change that default to "all email" or at least give them the choice.
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Email-to-fax with + and = in Return-Path

I want to subscribe a fax number to a (private) Google Group mailing list, so each message sent to the list will arrive on the fax machine. I have tried several email-to-fax services include MaxEmail ...
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Where are my pending posts in Google Groups?

I just posted a reply to a topic in Google Groups. It says it is under review. How will I know when it is accepted and where can I find the queue of pending posts?
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Is there a way to switch “To” and “Cc” fields in Google Groups Collaborative Inbox?

I'm currently evaluating the Collaborative Inbox of Google Groups to be used as a group inbox for sales orders. The inbox will be able to receive messages from the public. I'm unable to find how to ...
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The new Google Groups interface—where is the pending members' answer to custom question

In Google Groups, if you allow people to request membership, you can have them answer a custom question (in the new Google Groups interface it's called a "New Member Question"). But the old Google ...
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User trying to join Google Groups is rejected as an existing member when not on the list

I'm an admin for Google Groups list and I'm having a problem where a user is not being allowed to join, with the rejection stating that the person is already a member. When I look at the members list,...
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Backup archive of Google Groups messages?

Is there a way to download all the messages from a Google Group? I've tried searching for a good solution, but it seems the only way is to actually download the individual .html files for each thread ...
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Allow users to email Google Apps group but not be members

I have various groups set up for my organization to facilitate easier sending of emails to their members. Everyone is a member, except that I am an owner of these groups. Several others need access to ...
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Find out the other members of a Google Apps group without admin access

My company uses Google Apps and has a number of email lists (I think they're called groups) e.g. group1@example.com. group1@example.com has me as a member. Is there any way for me to find out who ...
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Google Groups: Enable posting by email

I am participating in a Google Group, and it is not possible to post by email: Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently: foo@googlegroups.com Technical details of permanent ...
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Since Google Apps supports unlimited groups, is it possible to use groups as a substitute for aliases?

Google Apps supports unlimited group email addresses, but only 30 email aliases per user. Does this mean that instead of creating an alias myalias@example.com for michael@example.com, I can just ...
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Google Groups holding legitimate email from subscribers as spam

I'm an admin using a free version of Google Groups as an email list. Lately, Google Groups has been holding a lot of legitimate emails from subscribed users as spam. Worse, it hasn't been informing ...
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How do I accept an invitation to Google Groups sent to my other email address?

The information in this question Choose which Google Account when accessing Google Groups? is no longer current I am signed into Google and in Gmail click a link to an invitation made to another of ...
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Send email from Google Group

My company uses Google Apps for Business for our email etc. We use Groups for forward-facing email addresses, e.g. "software@ourdomain.com" which goes to several people. Is it possible to SEND email ...
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Can a Google Group description be public without displaying the topics?

I would like to make the blurb describing my Google Group viewable by the public (not signed into Google) when they go to the homepage of the group, i.e. http://groups.google.com/forum/!#forum/mygroup....
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How do I navigate between Usenet groups in Google groups?

How do we use Google Groups to browse Usenet groups? Specifically, if I am looking at comp.os.linux.networking, how do I go up on level to comp.os.linux? In the old days before Google changed the ...
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Does a Google Apps test domain works for groups?

The reseller from whom I bought the Google Apps Business account gave me a domain for testing the accounts BEFORE migrating. It is working fine, I’m able to send emails to accounts using this domain (...
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Can I share Google Calendars with Google Groups?

The question says it all.
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How do I change the interface language in Google Groups?

Today I logged into Google Groups and, to my horror, that the interface language changed to Hebrew, probably because I'm accessing the site from Israel. (I speak Hebrew, but rather not use it on the ...
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Polls in Google group

Is there any way to create a poll in a Google group?
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Is it possible to exclude a recipient when sending to a Google/Gmail group?

We use Google Apps, and we have many groups of recipients. Is it possible to send an email to a group, and exclude a certain recipient from that group? There is such an option in Outlook; is it ...
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Google Groups for Business: The page you requested is invalid

Our new organization thought it would be a good move to use Google Apps from the start. It turns out that one of the features, Google Groups for Business, does not work. May it be with or without ...
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Where to report Google Groups bugs?

Where to send bug reports for Google Groups? When I mark a post as spam in the Group I manage, I almost always get this error: When I click Google Support link, I get this very unhelpful page: (it ...
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Mirroring a mailing list in Google Groups?

How can I mirror a mailing list powered by Mailman in Google Groups if I am not the moderator of this mailing list? Instead of reading it by mail I would like to read it in the Google Groups interface....
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Where can I change the photo for posting to Google Groups?

Google groups leads me to my Google+ profile, but the picture on Google+ is different from the thumbnail. Where can I change my actual Google Groups picture? See: When I post a new topic and want to ...
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How do I get notified on new members on my Google Group?

I am the admin on a Google Group. I want to be notified every time a new member signs up. How can I do that?
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Google Groups - “Don't Display at Top” nor “Delete” are working. How to get help from Google?

I have several posts which are pinned to the top of my Google Group. For some reason when I click "Don't Display at Top" they temporarily seem unpinned until I reload the page... they instantly re-pin ...
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“Welcome” Email for New Google Group Members

How can I set up an automated welcome email to be sent to all new members joining a Google group?
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Tagging in email or mobile view

My Google group has the option "require at least one tag" enabled, and in desktop view users cannot post without a tag. However, in mobile view: The option to tag is not even displayed on the new ...
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How to view posts from oldest to newest in Google Groups

I'm trying to find the first archived message in a Google Group (brought over from Usenet, alt.games.sf2). The default view for Google Groups is most recent first, which makes sense. However, I can'...
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Mark as 'read' in Google Groups

Is there any way to mark all my Groups, specific Groups or specific threads in a Group as 'read?'
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How do I print out an entire thread in Google Groups?

I want to print out an entire thread in Google Groups. The thread has 40+ responses. How do I do that? Here is the thread: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/scrumalliance/4DRtljImycY
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Google Groups: Outbox?

I wrote a mail to a group and it is the first time that I post to this group. The post does not show. That's ok, since the first posts get moderated. But I would like to see the text I wrote. Is ...
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Can I mark a Google Groups topic as unread?

How can I mark a Google Groups topic that I click accidentally as unread to know that I still not read it at all?
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How to re-enable a disabled google groups member

I have a google group with a bunch of users-- everything is great until today one of my users tells me she was trying to post something and got a bounce back from the google group. In the bounce-back,...