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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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How to get confirmation of Google Group address

I stumbled across a Gmail Group guide from a couple of years ago. Basically I followed its steps and created a group with the name@googlegroups.com format. I logged into my original address and went ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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Allow a non-member to e-mail my Google Groups membership

I am very new to Google Groups. I created a group and invited and joined my classmates as members. I want to know whether there is any possibility that I can give my Google Groups ID to my teacher ...
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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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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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Joined a Google group now shared files appears to Google Drive?

I recently joined a Google Group and upon joining, several shared files started appearing in my Google Drive. Is there a way to prevent this from happening without leaving the group?
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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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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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Google-group individual permissions. How to reset more than one member?

I need to change my individual group members from a moderated override back to the group settings. Once I select the member, I can do this individually. How can I select multiple members and change ...
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How to reply to a summary in Google Groups

In my Google group, I changed the settings of all members to "daily summary", in order to reduce their email clutter. But, then I saw that some members reply to the daily summaries via their email ...
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“From:” address is sometimes the Google Group list email

I've set up a Google Group and I'm observing some unexpected behavior with the From: address when members email the group. Sometimes From: is set to the sender's name and email address (the desired ...
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Emailing Yammer group from Google Groups

I want to know if it is possible to email a Yammer Group without having to use the format groupname+domain@yammer.com. My email will not send to an address that has a special character in it, i.e. the ...
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Can I get a Google Apps for Work Collaborative Inbox into a mail client?

I have set up a collaborative inbox for a customer using Google Apps for Work, through the Google Groups for Business App. I want to know if it's possible to get this email address to work in a mail ...
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How do I specify a date range when searching Google Groups?

I visit the Google Groups webpage. I enter a search term. Results are returned. There used to be a menu for me to select a date range. That seems to have gone. i: is there a menu to enter a date ...
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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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Google groups won't let me delete the posts

I tried to delete some old posts in a Google group owned by me. I know that, if I want to delete multiple posts, I can do that by selecting multiple posts, as shown below, then going through Actions ...
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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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Why isn't my new member question on Google Groups being asked?

I am trying to set up a Google Group and want some sort of security. I set up a new member question. Under "who can join" I selected "anyone who asks". When I use another email address to sign up ...
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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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Post email replies to the Google Group

I have a Google Business subscription for a custom domain. I want to use Google groups to collaborate the emails for a particular purpose. For example I want the Google Group to manage all the job ...
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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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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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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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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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Google Groups replies via email: link to discussion?

When receiving replies made in a Google Groups discussion that I subscribe to, I wonder if there's a way to actually get a link to the discussion... Right now, the only links are the following: ...
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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 stop receiving “Google Groups: Message Pending” emails?

I was added as a manager to a group I joined and since that I started to receive Google Groups: Message Pending emails. How can I turn off receiving such email but stay in the manager role?
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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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Why are emails from a Google Group getting automatically deleted by Gmail?

I subscribe to emails from a Google Group. I noticed the other day that I felt like I hadn't gotten any emails about it in a while, so I went onto googlegroups.com and saw that there were many new ...
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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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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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“An error occurred while communicating with the server. Reload” error in new Google Groups

When accessing Google Groups I get the following error: An error occurred while communicating with the server. Reload The error happens only when I'm logged in and when the new interface is ...
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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 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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In a Google Group collaborative inbox, is it possible to set the default “reply-as” to reply on behalf of the group?

I have set up a collaborative inbox. This is to use as a customer support inbox. The "members" are all customer support personnel, but anyone can post to the inbox. When members of the group reply to ...
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Google Groups versus Google+ groups

Google Groups or Google+ Groups? I am confused as to which is a better solution for my small mastermind group. We want to do the following: Have ability to forward things via email to one email ...
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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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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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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, ...
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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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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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Disable threading or threaded view in Gmail Group

We have people from the same email address send us orders, and requests all day with the same subject line, also auto responses from clients, they are all getting grouped together and things are ...