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Disable the Google Plus red notification number on Gmail, Google search, etc

How can I disable the big red number showing on the Google account bar that comes from Google+ activity? Whenever there are new notifications from Google+ the box turns red showing a number or count ...
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Google Plus `Stream This` bookmarklet [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Bookmarklets for quick sharing in Google+ I'm looking for bookmarklet allowing me to quickly add a new post in a selected stream to my Google+ home.
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How can I share my screen on Google Plus Hangouts?

How can I share my screen on Google Plus Hangouts with Linux and Windows computers?
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Equivalent of a “fan page” in Google+?

Is it possible to create a Google+ page for my product/company, that people can plussify and add in their circles? If yes, how to do?
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If you add a non-member to a circle in Google+, do they get an email notification?

If I add someone from my Gmail contacts to a circle, and they haven't got a Google+ account, do they get an email saying I've added them on Google+?
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When to post to “Extended Circles”?

Obviously I can post something to the "Public" circle and that will be visible in the stream of those who have me in any of their circles, and visible to strangers viewing my profile. Also, I can ...
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How can I share posts from GoogleReader to Google+ [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Send to Google Plus from Reader How can I add Google+ to the custom "Share" items in GoogleReader? According to this question and lack of resolution, it is not ...
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What's wrong with Google+ notifications?

The new black Google toolbar at the top of Google+ (and other Google products.) has many enhancements. And one of them is notifications. It's near the top right. However even though there is nothing ...
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How can I control the order of the G+ circles?

I thought the circles were listed in alphabetical order, and started prefixing them like "1-Family", "3-Acquaintances", "9-Strangers" but now I added a "5" which is listed last in the circles screen ...
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How can I see who I have already invited to Google+?

I've sent some invitations to Google+. Some users signed up, some didn't. I want to avoid sending repeat invitations to those who didn't sign up, but I lost track of who these people are. Is there ...
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Is there a difference between +Name and @Name in Google+? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the equivalent of Twitter's @reply in Google+? It's neat that I can notify other users by mentioning them in a post. it's been said that mentions work by ...
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What is the equivalent of Twitter's @reply in Google+?

If someone leaves a comment on my post and I want to reply back to them, how can I make sure they get my reply? In Twitter you append an at symbol to the front of their name to create an @reply ...
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Write code with indentation in Google+'s stream

I am trying to paste a piece of code in my Google+ stream but it removes the whitespace from the start of the lines making the code less appealing, aesthetically speaking. Basically, the functionality ...
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Google+ connection statistics shows different numbers

On my Google+ profile page I have 13 connections in the "Have Miyo in circles (13)" but on Circles pages, under "People who've added you" shows 25 connections. Since there is no way Google+ guys have ...
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How do I connect Google+ with Twitter?

I want my Google+ account to be automatically updated when I post a tweet on Twitter.
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Setting a Google+ vanity URL like plus.google.com/me [duplicate]

Where can I set a vanity URL for my Google+ profile? Ideally I would like to be able to have my current profiles.google.com URL brought over in case Google decide the profiles are now valid for Google ...
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Nesting Circles in Google Plus

Is there a way to nest circles in Google+? For example, if I have a Workmates circle and I want all my workmates to also be in the Acquaintances circle. If I add or remove a person from the Workmates ...
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Merge Google+ profiles

A former co-worker of mine is on Google+ and I've added him to one of my Circles. No problem there. However, in the "Find and Invite" section I also see his name with the envelope icon indicating ...
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How to export “circle” connections from Google Plus

Is it possible to export one's "circle" connections from Google Plus? For example, I have a circle of interesting people I'm following and would like to send the list to a friend. How do I do ...
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Who can view which circles in Google Plus? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can my Google+ contacts know in which circle I put them? Can members of one circle view members of other circles? Is there anyway that members of a circle can view only ...
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Add existing friends in Google Plus to new circles without drag and drop

I have a Google Plus account and have added several people. I'm totally blind so obviously don't use a mouse. Currently I have no one in my circles. How can I add my existing friends on Google+ to ...
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How to create an event in Google+ ? (like Facebook events)

I want to totally switch from Facebook to Google+. Today I want to create an event and invite friends. I could not find how to do it in Google Plus. Did I miss it? Is it not implement yet? Is it a ...
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How to tell if someone is using Google+?

I am browsing suggested people and adding them to my circles, but how do I know whether they are using Google+? I don't want to add someone who is not a Google+ user or at least, I would like to know ...
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Private Message or substitute in Google+

Is there any way to send a private message to one of your contacts? I saw, that we can share something with a single person and this "message" will either show up in the recipients stream (if he/she ...
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Bookmarklets for quick sharing in Google+

Google Reader supports bookmarklets that allow for the quick sharing of anything that can be displayed on a browser. I believe the code for the Google Reader bookmarket is this (from the Google ...
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How do I work out who can see my posts in Google+?

I'd like a flowchart or explanation of how Google+ controls my post visibility. How does it decide if a user has access to my posts and where do these posts appear in that users stream?
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What is the Incoming Stream in Google+?

I noticed that Google+ lists "Incoming" under the Streams on the left-hand side of the page. What exactly is "Incoming" and how is it different than the standard "Home" view?
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Mute a Google+ circle

How can I mute a Google+ circle? I've seen that the main stream is composed of all the singular streams from the various circles. I can mute a single post or contact, but not a circle (all the posts ...
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Can I have multiple Gmail accounts associated with Google+?

I have two accounts that I wish to have associated with my Google+ profile. Meaning that I would like to be able to sign into either account, and have access to the same Google+ profile. Is this ...
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How do I format text, specifically text links, in Google+?

Does anyone know how I would go about putting formatted text in a stream update in Google+? Specifically I'm trying to put text links in a post, without having to show the URL or have the page ...
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Send to Google Plus from Reader [closed]

Is it currently possible to send to Google Plus from Google Reader? Either a Chrome extension or a custom Send To link would work. Update: This question is now obsolete. With the changes to Reader, ...
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Can my Google+ contacts know in which circle I put them?

Is there any way for my contacts to know whether I have put them in circle "Close friends" or "Annoying acquaintances" ? In Facebook, groups can be public. I could not see that directly on Google+, ...
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How does one share stuff on Google+ using buttons like the ones Facebook / Twitter have?

There are Facebook share button and Twitter share buttons, is there one such button for Google+? The +1 button doesn't seem to be a Google+ share button, it just seems to be a social search ...
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How to change photo sharing settings on Google+ (For photos uploaded from Mobile)

I have uploaded one photo from Google+ application on my Android phone. Although I am pretty sure that I have selected only one Circle while uploading but may be due to some bug it is visible to all ...
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Send updates from Google Plus to Twitter / Facebook

Is there any way to post Google+ status updates to Twitter / Facebook?
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Import from Twitter to Google Plus

I know that you can import from Facebook to Yahoo, and from Yahoo to Google+, but is there any way yet of importing followers and following to Google+ from Twitter?
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How to add an email address to Google Plus?

I've registered for Google Plus with my Gmail address. How can I associate another email address with my account, so that people who have that address can find me?
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Posting to Facebook from Google+ [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Send updates from Google Plus to Twitter / Facebook How do I post something to Facebook from Google+? I thought there was some type of plugin or Google Chrome extension ...
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What is the subject line of a Google+ Invite?

What is the phrase in the subject line of a Google+ invite? Somebody sent me one, and searching for "Google+" in my Gmail account turns up no results.
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Suppressing splog content from Google+ Sparks

This afternoon, a Google Sparks query on a particular brand of footwear returns twenty results, of which twelve are low-content or nonsensical splogs. Is there a way to block sites in Sparks? I can ...
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How do I leave Google+?

I joined up with Google+ and am finding it's not to my tastes and I don't find it useful. How the heck do I leave Google Plus? I cannot find an opt-out link for the life of me. It bothers me that I ...
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Google Plus didn't accept my email through my friend's invitation [closed]

My email is example.user@gmail.com. So when I look at my friend's laptop, it shows that the invited email is exampleuser@gmail.com (without the period/dot in the username). What can I do to solve ...
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Cloning/Merging Circles in Google+

Google+'s Circle's feature is a fun way to organize your contacts. Like of Facebook lists, only better. That said, it's not so fun the nth time you do it. Starting some scratch each time you want to ...
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Is Google+ available for Google Apps accounts?

Google Plus launched today but when I try to check it out, I get the error: Google Profiles is not available for your organization. I have Google Apps on my domain. Am I missing a setting in my ...
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Show the list of users who +1 or liked a Google Reader feed item [closed]

How, or where, do you find the list of Google+ users who have read things in Google Reader and hit that +1 like button? At the tail end of an item in Google Reader there is this social button ...