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Did Google groups really restore the ability to directly add members to a group?

Based on https://support.google.com/groups/answer/2465464?hl=en and my experience with the user interface just now, it appears that Google Groups restored the ability to directly add members to a ...
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Restricting Google Groups Tag Use

Is it possible to restrict the use of specific tags to moderators/admins only in Google Groups (e.g. "status-completed" on Meta Stack Overflow)? I've taken a look at the Google Groups help pages and ...
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How to Re-Invite Someone to a Google Group?

Is there a way to re-invite someone to a Google Group? As the owner of the group, I used the invitation feature to send an invite to a friend of mine. He claims he never received the email (checked ...
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Sending HTML email through Google Groups

I want to send a formatted email (say HTML or PDF) to a large group of people (all parents in a school - no, I do not mean to spam, just send them a monthly newsletter about school-related ...
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Google Groups replies

I have changed the settings of my Google Group, now my members are able to reply/reply all from emails as well. However, when members reply to my posts they get an error. A self replied message as ...
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How can I remove the red “Google Groups will no longer be supporting the Welcome Message feature” from my Google group?

I want to remove the red message which says Google Groups will no longer be supporting the Welcome Message feature. Starting 13 January, you won't be able to edit your welcome messages, ...
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Access Google Groups with newsreader (NNTP / Thunderbird)

One of my favourite newsgroups (gmane.comp.lang.scala.user) recently moved to Google Groups. So I can't post messages from Thunderbird any more and I don't like the Google web interface. Can I access ...
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Delete entire conversation in Google Groups

Any idea on how do I delete an entire conversation in a Google Group hosted by me? I am able to delete only individual messages. I can't see a link for deleting the entire conversation.
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Google Groups: register to only my posts

Can I register to only my posts on Google Groups without having to register to all e-mails sent to a group?
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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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Invite non-domain member to Google Group for Business

I've got a Google Group for Business set up as a collaborative inbox. I've enabled external members: and invited one specific member with the xyz@gmail.com account. They confirmed it, I can see ...
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How to receive my own Google Groups posts by e-mail?

I'm setting up a Google Group for use as an open-source mailing-list. In Mailman, as a user I can choose to receive copies of all messages by email (even ones that I send and ones that are cc:ed to ...
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Merging of Google Groups [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Merge two Google Groups together? How do I merge two Google Groups together? Like import the members of one group into the other? For example: 1400 members in ...
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How to configure Google Groups to reply to author only

We have a Google Group to which all members of the domain can post. However, many folks Reply-All so that their post goes to the author and the group. Is there any setting that prevents members from ...
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Can I See the TEXT of an Email Invite I Sent for a Google Group?

I've just set up a Google Group for a class I'm teaching this summer. I sent my students email invitations and would like to keep a copy of that invitation's text for my records (as an example for ...
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Google Groups: “Unable to load pending messages for moderation”. Where to report this bug?

Since 3 days, every time I open the message moderation page of the Google Group I administrate, I can see this message: Unable to load pending messages for moderation Usually this page would list ...
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Email most, but not all, of the members of a Google Group

I need to email many, but not all, of the members of a Google Group. I would like an easy way to create an email to my group, but "expand" the list of members so that I can delete a few that I do not ...
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Why can't I post to certain mailing lists via Google Groups?

I'm unable to reply to any topic in the llvm-dev mailing list on Google Groups. I fail to see a Reply to button. Link for bigger image: here Is there any way to check whether replying directly via ...
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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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How to really reply to all in Gmail?

I receive mails through a distribution list (Google Group) from people that do not belong to the list (it's explicitly allowed that they can send us mails without belonging to the group). The problem ...
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How to trigger resending of Google Group mail messages which failed to deliver?

I signed up to a Google Group with an address of my unreliable mail server which has been down for several days. I see in the post overview that mails have been sent to the list, but not to me. How ...
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Initial post to external email address in Google Groups for Business

Ok, so I've set up a Collaborative Inbox on Google Groups for Business. It looks good so far, but one thing I can't seem to figure out: I would like to use it for career@mycompany.com, and one of the ...
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Post code snippet on Google group via email

I like to compose my posts in Gmail. It keeps the draft safe. Now I want to write a post for a Google group but I am not sure how to format code in my post such that it is rendered as code on Google ...
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Google group breaks the sent-to email—how to avoid it?

I have a group in my Google Enterprise account, that includes 3 other users. I need that when someone sends an email to the group (group@nonce.com), it will be sent to the individual members, but the ...
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In Google Groups, is it possible to see the content of my posts that are held in moderation?

I stupidly didn't save the content of a well-crafted post anywhere before I submitted it to a Google Group, but it's being held in moderation. I want to send the question to someone else, but I don't ...
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How to change maximum size of Google Group file attachments?

I looked for this over the net and on support.google.com but found nothing. I've got a Google group and if I send a mail with a size more than 8MB I'll receive a failure message due to max size ...
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Google apps group: restrict permission to send mail to group

I have the following situation in an educational institution: all students have a Google account within the domain @edu.schoolname.com all teachers have a non-Google account within the domain ...
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What are some limits of Google groups?

I read this article, which outlines some limits of Google groups for apps: http://support.google.com/a/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=167085 For instance, only 100 members are allowed in a group. ...
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How can I setup an online email contact group? [closed]

I would like to set-up an email address like AllStarsFootballTeam@Whatever.com, so that all the members of the All Stars Football team can use that email address instead of the individual players' ...
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Google groups in Android replying only to sender

When I receive a google groups email on my android and hit reply the email address for the reply is only to the sender and not the group. How do I change that?
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How to set timezone of Google Groups?

Now all the time of my google groups is PDT, but I want it be GMT +8. Does google groups support timezone configuration or is there any other workaround?
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What's the difference between the plethora of RSS feeds Google groups offers?

Google groups makes feeds available for any given discussion group. Eight of them, in fact, by mixing and matching: 15/50 New [items] Where [items] are messages/topics Atom 1.0/RSS 2.0 For ...
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What is a “new member” in Google Groups?

I have joined a Google Group in which "Messages from new members are moderated". What determines a new member? Join date? Post count?
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Google Groups search: Limit search by date (1981 - 1989)?

Google Groups contains an Usenet posts dating as far back as 1981. I want to search the Usenet archives for some historical references. How can I limit my Google Groups search to only be between two ...
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How do I tag a Google Group post that is posted via email?

We have a Google Group that accepts posts via email. Posts can also be tagged. Is there a way to tag posts by including some data in the email? For example mygroup+tag-mytag@googlegroups.com
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Can I send an email as a Google Groups owner/moderator?

I have a Google Group that requires me to approve all members. Someone whom I am not sure of his identity asked to join. Is it possible to send said person an e-mail from an owner/moderator address ...
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Allowing non-domain members to view domain-based Google group

We have a domain registered with Google, and I've created a google group within the domain. We have added several non-domain members to the group. Now, these folks can receive emails from the group ...
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Change public website for a Google Group

I want to change the "public website" displayed in the "about" page of a Google Group, like here: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!aboutgroup/editorconfig But I can't find any interface to update ...
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Google Groups Tags

Is it possible to tag email post in Google Groups? I am able to tag new post that I create but am not seeing the tag option on topics that came in from email.
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Google Groups thinks a member I want to add is already a member

I've just started a new Google Group to replace an old email list that proved unreliable. An email address I'd like to add as a member is being rejected because Google Groups thinks it's already a ...
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How do I turn ON the new Google Groups Interface?

I'm not able to set the new Google Groups interface ON. I had it a couple of weeks ago, but for some reason I'm back to the old interface...
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Email to groups in the same domain bounce due to spam

I am a admin of a domain that uses gmail. In the past week gmail started bouncing email sent to a group (user to user emails still work) from a user in the same domain. If the email is sent to the ...
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Is there a Google Gadget for Google Groups?

Specifically, I am looking for something to tie in Discussions from a particular Group to a Google Site (to show recent discussions, say).
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Is it possible to see the tree structure in the usenet archive (since Google currently appears to have broken it)

Is it possible to see the tree structure in the usenet archive (since Google currently appears to have broken it - removed it completely) I can't find any images to show how Google groups did used ...
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Google groups: Per topic permissions?

I am managing a very chaotic group where everyone would post anything (well not quite, but still) on any unrelated topic. Mygoal is to keep them informed about some updates concerning everyone - I'd ...
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Need help about Google group

How long Google group can store uploaded file? Will they be auto deleted after sometime? I earlier created a group and tried to post some stuff. Because of the server being slow, I deleted the group. ...
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How to subscribe to given thread in Google Groups

Despite my best efforts I don't see such action. I googled and I see some posts from around 2011 about this feature, but since then the UI changed, however I hope this feature is still somewhere. So, ...
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“Web posting has been disabled for this member by their domain administrator”

I am a manager in a Google group. A friend of mine has registered to the group. When I look at his name in the members' list, I see: Web posting has been disabled for this member by their domain ...
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How to register for email replies to existing Google Groups posts

I've posted a topic to a Google Group. I forgot to select the Email updates to me checkbox: I have several such existing posts, and now would like to enable replies to be sent to me by email. Is ...
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Post to Google Groups via email

OK, so my task is simple: I want to post a message on Google Groups. It appears that you're supposed to be able to sign up by sending a blank email to foobar+subscribe@googlegroups.com. I did this, ...