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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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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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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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Sharing Folders with Groups in Google Apps

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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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 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 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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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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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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Mailman, Gmail, Google Group inter-import

Anyone knows a method to import Google Groups/Mailman archives into Gmail? I really need to use the search function inside Gmail.
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Gmail and Google Group

Suppose if I am using Gmail and I want to go my Google Group home page. How do I do that without signing out of my Gmail account? Is this possible? I can go from Google Group to Gmail by clicking ...
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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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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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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 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 ...
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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: 1. The option to tag is not even displayed on the new ...
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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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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 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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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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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 ...
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Email when Taking a Topic using Google Groups Collaborative Inbox

We use Google Groups Collaborative Inbox and would like it to email a member when they take a topic (when they assign it to themselves). At present it only emails when someone else assigns a topic to ...
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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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My email is undeliverable for Google Groups. How Can I fix it?

I am an owner and administrator of some mailing groups on Google Groups. I have noticed that I do not receive all emails from these groups, some messages are lost. My email address appeared in the ...
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Import messages from Exchange to Google Groups Collaborative Inbox

At the moment we are an Exchange house and wanting to move to Google Apps. We currently have a shared inbox in Exchange that we want to move to Google's Groups Collaborative Inbox but there only seems ...
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letting users subscribe to messages that have certain tags in a google group

I have a google group, and the discussion is slowly catching up. We use several tags for each post. Is there a way to let users subscribe ONLY to some tags. Either directly through the google group ...
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How to export 15000+ Google Group members?

There are around 15000+ members in my Google Group and I'd like to export them to a CSV file. Google Groups says there are too many to export. Is there any other way to export all the 15000+ members?
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You have exceeded the maximum group join rate. Please try again later

What does “You have exceeded the maximum group join rate. Please try again later” mean? I get this message every time I try to join Google Groups.
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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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Is it possible to search over multiple Google Forums from one search box?

I've embedded several Google forums in our website, found at: http://appinventor.mit.edu/explore/forums.html, following the general guidelines found at: ...
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Member's posting permission in google group stick to 'none'

When I select a member in the list, press 'actions' in the menu and choose any posting option (e.g. override to allow posting) it has no effect. Setting any permission falls back immediately to ...
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Google Groups: Tool for a moderation team to monitor which threads have been solved?

We are 7 people answering questions on a 20 messages/day Google Group. We try to resolve all problems. How to make sure no question is left behind? Also, if it could allow us to focus on ...
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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 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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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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Cannot delete a Google Group

I went through all my Google Groups and deleted most of those which I didn't want or were dead, except for only one which it doesn't give me the option to delete it. When clicking on the group manage ...
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How can I get the most popular threads from 200+ Google Groups?

I'd like to monitor 200+ Google Groups across an organisation, and create a "master list" with only the most popular threads. An email would make it onto the master list each day if it was in the 20 ...
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Does a collaborative inbox require a Google Apps licence?

We are looking to use the collaborative inbox feature at our company to give access to support and other emails. Do we need a specific licence for these email addresses?
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Google groups new topic button - where the heck is it?

Long time computer user. New to Google Groups. I've joined a group, and can read the posts, but there is no "new topic" button that all of the help says to press. I've read up on posts of other ...
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Can we control who can create Google Groups by organization?

Google Groups (for Education) offers the ability to limit who can create groups to Everyone or Admins only. We want to prevent students from creating groups (and potentially use inappropriate names ...
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How to retain google group “new member question” data

How can I retain the information from the "new member question" on Google Groups after accepting pending members? I ask new members some questions about their background and would like to be able to ...
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How can I import a Mailman mailing list into Google Groups?

I'd like to know how to import a Mailman mailing list into Google Groups.
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Autoforward from Gmail to Google Group

I own a Google Group and I want to auto-forward some of my e-mails to it. However, when I try to add the Group's e-mail address to my auto-forward list, it says that the confirmation mail has been ...
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How can I view Hierarchy of groups and users in Google Groups

Is there a way to view the entire (or parts) of my Google Apps Groups and Members tree? Something like a relation map of which user is in what group, and vice versa? I am trying to get a report of ...
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Removing email from google group

Is there any way I can close topic that I created within a group in google group? Or can I at least remove my email address from the part says "On march posted on google group" I believe it is called ...
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How to share a calendar with a group of users that are added after the initial share day?

Using Google Apps Enterprise. I have a group of users in my org: office1.users - in this group, I have all users from office1 as members. I have created a shared calendars, and gave edit permissions ...
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How to send to a Google Group with a Gmail 'Send mail as' address?

I regularly send announcement emails from within Gmail to a Google Group that I manage, using a 'send mail as' address rather than my primary account address. When group users reply to a message, they ...