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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 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 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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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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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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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 do I count the number of members in my group under the new groups settings

I used to be able to see how many members were in our google groups account under the old system. I cannot under the new format. Does anyone have any ideas - google searches for an answer have drawn ...
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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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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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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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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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The new Google Groups interface—where is the pending members approve page?

Under the old interface, I had a pending members tab, under the new one, I can’t find it anywhere. My group is by approval only—where do I go to approve pending members?
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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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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 view a specific Google Groups post on mobile?

When doing a Google search on my iPhone, I saw a result from Google Groups. However, on clicking the link it didn't load the target page but instead sent me to the "home page" of Groups: ...
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Is there a web interface for the email groups capability exposed via Google Apps

Is there a web interface for the email groups capability exposed via Google Apps, since we would like to have the capability to search later on? We are probably on the starter edition of Google Apps.
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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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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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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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New Google Group registration reCAPTCHA image not loading

I'm trying to create a new Google Group and I can enter the group name and description, but on the next page, the reCAPTCHA image is not loading. I'm getting a 403 forbidden for it. Is it just me or ...
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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 ...
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Looking for a clean and seamless discussion+documents board and/or Google groups alternative [closed]

I've been trying to find a clean, fresh and nice-looking alternative online tool for writing topic pages and then discussing them. Ideally, this should be a wiki page (where users are able to embed ...
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Sending emails to Gmail that do not trigger phishing warning

I have been using Google groups for quite some time. Recently, when I'm viewing the mails from these groups I get warnings on the header saying: This message may not have been sent by ...
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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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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 new UI: See all my posts

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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 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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How do I use Google Groups to control access to a Google Calendar?

I would like to set up a Calendar that only people who are a member of a specific Group can access. As people are added to the Group they get access to the Calendar. If they leave the Group, they ...
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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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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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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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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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Web-based Usenet newsreader beside Google Groups?

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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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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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 ...