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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,...
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Insert code sample into a Google Groups post

I'd like to add the following code sample to Google Groups: <html> <script type = "text/javascript"> var async = require("async"); </script> <body> <...
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Can I enable replies to older posts in Google Groups?

From Google Groups Help: You can reply to any message in Google Groups that was posted in the last 60 days. After 60 days, the option to post a reply to the message is removed. In Usenet proper, ...
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How do I deal with Google Group spam pretending to be from Google group?

I have a closed google group that I administrate as the only owner. Only members are allowed to send email to this group. For purposes of this example, let's say it's called "my-group". Normal users ...
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How to pin a topic in a Google Group?

I can't find the option to "pin" a topic in Google Groups anymore... I somehow was able to before (see the pinned topics in the pic here), but can't find the option anymore in the 'Actions' dropdown. ...
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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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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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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 I want to search the Usenet archives for some historical references.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 remove someone from a Google Group without them being notified?

I am the admin for a Google Groups email list via groups.google.com (i.e., not a private Apps domain). I want to remove someone from the email list without them being notified. Is this possible? If so ...
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Configuring GoogleGroups via email

We have a Google Group which works perfectly. It is am email-only group, meaning none of our users views posts or posts via the web interface. All posts are received through email, and sent to users ...
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How do I filter messages that are sent to a single recipient?

I am receiving emails that has been copied to a several email addresses. For example, an email is copied to engineering.myorg@gmail.com and marketing.myorg@gmail.com and I have subscribed to these two ...
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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 activities)....
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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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Find a member's group memberships in Google Apps

This question is the inverse of another question. In corporate gmail, I know how to view a list of members for a particular group, but how do I perform the reverse of this? That is, how do I find ...
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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 group A ...
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How to change setting in Google Groups with not gmail email address?

I don't have a gmail address (and I don't need one). I've been invited to a discussion group hosted at Google Groups. I accepted the invitation and now I can receive and send messages to the groups. ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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Google Groups: Per Category Permissions

I would like to have separate Categories in my Google group, one for the production team and one for all of the members. The Member should not be able to see posts in the Product Team category. Is ...
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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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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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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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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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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 example:...
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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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Is it possible to ban all attachments from a Google Group?

I help administrate a Google Group. We get a lot of these annoying, "See your attached invoice!" virus emails. And attached to the emails are usually zip files, sometimes pdfs, but just thinking about ...
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Make a private reply without “Private message regarding” in the subject line

I am trying to set up a Google Groups collaborative inbox (I have Google Apps for work) to handle emails from the public to members of a team. While playing around, I found that when I select "reply ...
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How can I automate reporting spam on Google groups?

I'm a member of a particular Google group such as: math. I want to automate the process of clicking on a messsage, either from a certain user or having a subject line such as "books", and then ...
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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