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Google Hangouts with fullscreen screenshare

We would like to use Google Hangouts for corporate multi-user communication, mainly for screensharing. The default setting does not support fullscreen mode, the only option is to resize the browser ...
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Make photos available only to me on Google+

This may already be the default, I don't know. I turned on a feature in the Android app Photos and now all my pictures have been uploaded to Google+. The exact website is ...
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Custom Google+ URL without additional letters or numbers

I want to configure a custom URL for my company's Google Plus account. After uploading a profile picture and validating my webpage, Google offers me the appropriate option but demands me to "add a few ...
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How do I remove a photo from a Google+ album without deleting it?

If you accidentally add a photo to a Google+ album (e.g. via the "Move" button), it seems there's no way to remove it without deleting it.
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How to see all of my Google Plus past interactions in one place?

I'd like to know how to see all of my Google Plus past interactions in one single place. If I go to the "Posts" page I see some past posts I've made. But it seems that some posts are missing and it ...
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How to search for Google Plus accounts that post about a specific subject and have a certain number of followers?

I'd like to search for Google Plus accounts that post about a specific topic (motorcycles for instance) and that have a certain number of followers (eg. from 2000 to 5000). Any suggestion on how to do ...
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Google storage is out of space

I deleted all my photos from Google+ Photo, but it still don't show space is free. I also deleted all from my recycle bin in Google Drive, GMail and Photos recycle. How can I to fix this issue? May ...
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How can I delete someone from a Google Plus Circle?

I've tried repeatedly to remove someone from one of my circles and every time they reappear. This is getting very frustrating. I follow the normal process to remove them but they just won't go away. ...
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How do I find all of my posts on Google+?

My profile page on Google Plus lists all of my posts. This is my profile page. However, for the life of me, I can't figure out how to see this Wall-equivalent from the web interface of ...
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What happens to Google Plus custom URL when you delete a Google account?

So basically, when Google Plus custom URLs came out about 3 years ago, I signed up with my full name. Since then, I've received so much spam on my Gmail account that a few years back I created my own ...
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How to untag myself from photos, and prevent people from tagging me in Google Plus?

Is it possible to untag myself from photos uploaded to Google Plus? I've been notified by email that I've been tagged by a friend in one of his photos, but I can't figure out how to untag myself. ...
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Delete all Old Google Plus Posts

Is there a way to delete all of my old (all is also fine) posts on my personal Google+ profile without deleting my Google Plus account?
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Turn off Auto Backup notification

Is it somehow possible to turn off Google Plus notification about new photos/videos has been Automatically backed up? Maybe it is just consequence of the in-Google Platform event in the Google's web ...
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Google+ hangout Screensharing Resolution

Google+ hangouts are actually a reason to use Google+. The introduction of screen sharing, makes it that much more compelling to use it with work teams and small groups. Out of the box Google+ scales ...
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How to create a Google Plus Brand Page not associated with a Google Plus account

I have a Google Plus account and could successfully create a brand page that is associated with that account. But I created that account with the sole purpose of having the brand page. So I will not ...
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How do I embed a Google Photos album into a web site?

According to Google's help pages, one can embed pictures from Google Photos onto an external web site: ... but, although it says there's a "Link to this album" on the right hand side, with an ...
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Google+ not showing posts on communities

Basically on my screen, it only shows what I have posted publicly all the way when I first created my account and it does not show any posts from communities. It does show posts I put publicly (posts ...
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Get verified on YouTube as a person

My friend created a Google+ profile for himself and a YouTube channel. I assisted him to verify his webpage on Google Web Master Tools and added Google Analytics to his page. He has 8k followers on ...
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who has me in their google+ circles?

Before I reset my smartphone, I had bookmarked a site that showed me everyone who had ME in their circles. I need help to find that site or URL again. Can someone help me?
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Google+ Accidental Add to Circle

Accidentally added someone I really shouldn't have added on Google+ and 2 seconds later, upon realising the mistake, un-added. Will that person still receive an email with my name? Or did I cancel the ...
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Why can't I tag some photos in Google Plus?

I'm trying to tag some friends in a couple old photos I have on Google Plus, that were uploaded through auto-backup. But when I open the photo, the "Tag people" option does not show up. For other ...
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Prevent display of “shared on Google+” in YouTube

When I share some video from YouTube on Google+, on YouYube, under this video, appears a comment that I've shared it on Google+. Is it possible not to display those comments on YouTube? How can I turn ...
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Can I hide my YouTube link in my Google+ profile and disassociate the two?

Can I hide my YouTube link in my Google+ profile and disassociate the two?
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How can I share my Instagram feed with my Google+ business page?

I need to share my Instagram feed with my Google+ business page like I can with Facebook. How can I do this? (Will accept workarounds as an answer.)
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Connecting YouTube Video Account with Google+ page

Have had a YouTube business video page for years now (pre-Google Plus) and along the way created a Google+ page and built it up. Now we have a separate Google+ and YouTube page and I need to connect ...
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Why is it so hard to find who liked your stuff on Google+?

Contrary to Facebook, if you want to see who liked your stuff on Google+, it always takes 100 years to find out. Why? What is the easiest thing to click to know who +1 your stuff? Also if the feed ...
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Who has added me to their circles in Google+?

How can I view the list of people who have me in their circles on Google+?
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Delete Google+ cover photo

How do I delete or change a cover photo? Every guide I find is at least two years old and NONE OF IT is relevant to the new business listings in Google+. ...
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See complete list of people +1 a page using gplus button

I want get a badge to 10 persons whom +1 my blog. but I can see only 3 of them listed inside of button. Is there any place to find complete list of these persons?
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Can't see anyone's posts in my own private community?

Yesterday I suddenly couldn't see any posts at all in my private G+ community. Other members can see their and my posts, but I can only see events. I can see individual posts when I link directly to ...
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How can I download all photos from Instant Upload (Auto Backup)?

I've been uploading via Instant Upload (a.k.a Auto Backup) from my Android phone now for about a year. There are many photos and now I want to download them all to my computer. However, I can't ...
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Recovering username for Google+ company page

For a client I am updating website and company pages on Google+, Facebook, etc. However, the client lost his username for Google+; we tried recovering it using potential back-up email addresses but ...
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Google Photos “Auto backup” vs “Instant Upload”

In my Picasa Web library, a new directory "Auto backup" has appeared. It contains several albums (one per shooting time). What is the difference between this and "Instant upload" (that still exists)? ...
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Is there a way to link to a Google+ comment?

I cannot find anywhere on a Comment something I can just right-click and copy so I can have a direct link to it. Is there any way to link to a specific comment?
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Google+ pictures becoming corrupt

Recently, I was browsing through my Google+ photos on my Android phone and I noticed that many of them appear to have been corrupted. They are covered in varying patterns of colored bars. I've noticed ...
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Google+ auto invite after putting a contact in google circle

I've moved my 1000+ contacts into google circles which I thought of as contact categories. Prior to creating my circles and assigning all my contacts to the appropriate circle I checked my profile ...
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Difference between getting Google profile picture via Google+ API and Google Profiles API?

From what I can tell, Google provides two methods to get a profile picture. The first is through the Profiles API: https://developers.google.com/google-apps/profiles/#retrieving_photo The second is ...
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Resizing Google+ photos from standard to full size

I have lost hard copies of a number of photos and they are saved in Google plus and Picaso. They were saved as the smaller, standard size photos. Because of the lower quality, I cannot utilize them ...
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How do you add everyone in a Contacts Group (in Gmail) to a Google+ Circle?

I've got some Groups in my Gmail contacts (like PhotoShare). I'd like to create (ideally auto sync) a Google+ Circle to have all those contacts to make it a bit easier to share photos, etc. (I forget ...
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Totally confused by YouTube / Google+ integration

HELP! I'm losing my mind. At some point YouTube had me choose to create a new "channel" linked to a new "google+" profile -- maybe I had the option to keep my old gmail-linked channel -- I can't ...
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Merging two contacts within the same circle

I'm a bit disappointed with Google+. It won't let me merge two contacts in one of my circles where such two contacts are actually the same person. Suggestions welcome.
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Staying invisible on Google Plus

I'm considering signing up for Google Plus to get all the alluring perks Google's offering, such as unlimited cloud space for photos and shorter videos. However, apart from sharing data with a few ...
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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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How do I remove “Birthdays” from Google Calendar? [duplicate]

I noticed a turquoise entry had creepily appeared on my Google Calendar for someone called "Gavin" (I know several). A recent update adds a "Birthdays" calendar. It turns out these come from Google+ ...
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Stop my photos from getting onto Facebook?

How can I stop photos of me from getting onto Facebook or Google Plus? I am not a user of social networks and do not want my photo on these networks. I am very concerned I may be added by friends or ...
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How can I view a post someone shared with me ONLY on Google+?

I saw a notification that someone has shared a private post + video with me, but now that notification has disappeared. All I can see in notification window are the posts to my YouTube videos, I can't ...
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Why does Google Plus email my whole family when I share a post?

I frequently share photos from Instant Upload with my Family circle (which has 7 people in it). Every time I do this, I make sure that Also send email to Family is unchecked. However, every time, I ...
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How to delete all the Google+ stories (auto-awesome images) created while backing up from Android

I enabled recently the backing up of my images/videos on my Android 4.4 Nexus 5 since it was suggested to me, as described here ...
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How can I un-ignore people within a G+ Community?

I have a medium sized private G+ Community to manage. As only a fraction of the requests to join actually gets processed, I batch ignore join requests every now and then to clean up the list. Now a ...
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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 ...