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How do I completely disable the “Hot on Google+” feature?

Is it possible to completely disable the Google+ feature called "Hot on Google+" that makes some posts of people not present in your circle appear on your stream? This is an example:
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Hide existing Youtube comments from Google+ Posts

I've been using Youtube and Google+ for years now. In the past I've posted comments on Youtube videos with little restraint. Now, unfortunately, my Google+ feed is an embarrassing window into the mind ...
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How to change “other names” in my Google Plus basic info

I want to change "other names" in Google Plus other info but there is no link to do it
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Is there any way to reorder the list of communities on Google+?

I subscribe to many communities on Google+. Is there any way to reorder the matrix of communities or at least show the most recently viewed ones first?
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How to get a Google Profiles name?

I already have a Google+ profile with this ugly long URL: https://plus.google.com/106542087505398120198/ I recently discovered in this LifeHacker article that the author has a much shorter Google ...
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Is there a way to leave an anonymous review on Google+?

You used to be able to leave anonymous reviews using Google+. Is there any way to do that anymore? Not sure if giving your full name and photo with your review is wise.
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Direct link to video in Google Plus?

Anyone have any idea if it is possible to link directly to a video that is posted in a Google Plus/Picasa gallery? You can link directly to a photo by right clicking in IE and copying the URL of ...
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I want to activate Google+ on my Google Apps account but I am not given the option

I want to activate Google+ on my Google Apps account. When I click on https://www.google.com/a/cpanel/primary-domain-name the page that opens has the following option only; Sites, Docs, Calendar, ...
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How do I set a community to be the landing page when I go to plus.google.com?

plus.google.com takes me to a feed that I am not interested in. I am only interested in seeing a single specific community's page. Is there a way to set this by default? If not that, can I set (https:/...
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Add photos to a post with only one shared photo (from the desktop or otherwise)

I want to know if it's possible to add more photos to a post that got created by sharing a single photo. I can't find a way. In contrast, when I share a couple (or more) photos in a post, a kind of ...
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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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Google+ automatically sends invitations after addings contacts in Google+ Circles

I've moved my 1000+ contacts into Google+ Circles which I thought of as contact categories. Prior to creating my Google+ Circles and assigning all my contacts to the appropriate circle I checked my ...
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Disable sharing my photos in Google+

How do I disable sharing my photos that can be seen by anyone other than me on Google Plus. I don't want my photos being shown to anyone on any Google Forum or App product, it's really a simple ...
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So I have two Google+ accounts tied up to one Gmail

I guess the title says it all. The problem is that when I'm using Google+ app I can change between them but when I open the browser I can only use the first one that I created a long time ago. I ...
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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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My Posts Not Visible In Google+ Community?

I have joined a community and apparently recently I am unable to post to the Google+ community. I mean I am able to post, I can see my post in my profile or the community but other people tend to be ...
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How can I get a custom Google Plus profile URL using the new Google Plus?

I have a Google Plus personal profile, and I want to get a custom URL for it. I meet all of the requirements for getting a custom URL: You have ten or more followers (people who have added you to ...
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How to report impersonation of Hangout account

Someone is trying to impersonate me and has created a Google+ account and Hangouts. The Google+ account has a picture of me and I reported the impersonation of it and it was removed by Google. But the ...
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Search for Public Google Plus Hangouts I can join

For a while now I can only see On Air Hangouts. I can't join those. How can I search in Google Plus for Public, "joinable" (not On Air) Hangouts?
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Is it possible on that +1 be seen only by the owner of the post in Google+?

So when I put +1 on someone’s post on Google+, is it possible that only the person which shared it can see my +1?
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Decrease in Google+ followers

I'm not getting this. From last week, whenever I sign in my Google+ account I find a decreased number of followers. In fact, they didn't unfollow me. Is it really a bug or is it just me suffering with ...
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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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Can I live stream using YouTube Hangouts on Air without using my Google + account name?

I noticed YouTube offers live streaming now, via "Hangouts on Air". However it appears to tie to my Google Plus account, which uses my real name. I'd rather keep using my YouTube channel only. I'd ...
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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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Get notified when friends come online in Google Plus

Is there anyway to set up Google Plus so that you get notified when friends in your Circles come online in Google Plus? If this is of any importance, I have a Google account without Gmail. This will ...
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Two pages on Google+

How can I add second page in Google Plus? I have personal Google+ account and my company page, but I want to create next page about my hobby. How can I do this?
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How to add user to an existing post in Google Plus?

I shared a link with friends and then realized others people might be interested by the content. But I don't see any button that allow to update/edit sharing list. I know I can re-share the posts, ...
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How do I automatically add many, many people on Google+ that I have not previously added

Let's say I am looking at Google+, Find People, Suggestions, and simply to quickly create a multitude of connections i.e., people in my circles I want to automate adding an entire page full of those ...
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Changed Google Page ownership, now can't log into email

I had a Google Plus business page where and I changed the ownership of the account to a new manager. The Google Plus page had an associated email account that could be logged into just like any other ...
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Delete a profile photo from Google+ When Google+ Photos shows no record of the photo

How do I delete my profile photo from Google+? I am having an incredible amount of trouble clicking through Google plus, trying to find the delete button. This situation is unique in the sense that ...
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Why can't unsubscribed Google+ users join events anymore?

I had to organize an annual meeting. This year I decided to organize it with Google+: it worked well, and the fact that you don't need to be subscribed to Google+ to be able to accept invites is very ...
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Can I have a YouTube account while having nothing to do with Google Plus?

This page describes three options for what name will be displayed for you on YouTube, but they all seem to involve associating with Google Plus in some way. If you want your Google name used in both ...
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How to hide the Google+ posts on my Google+ profile page?

I've unchecked the "Show your Google+ communities posts on the Posts tab of your Google+ profile" option from the settings, but I can still see the posts (youtube comments) I made by viewing the "...
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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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Is it possible to merge two YouTube channels?

I heard that it is now possible to merge two YouTube channels, using Google+ or something like that. If that's true then: How would I do it? Will both accounts become only one? Will the views and ...
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Google+ photos to edit (possibly through Google Drive)

I do not understand why pictures that I do not want to edit are editable in Google+ whereas those which I do want to edit are not editable. I do not see Edit button for them. I hear that Google Drive/...
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Is it possible to automatically add people to a Google+ circle by their Google Profile ID?

I have exported a list of profile IDs I've been following on Google Reader. Is it possible to import them as a circle in Google+?
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Can I disable the Google/Youtube notifications for people +1'ing comments?

I voted for or replied to a comment on Youtube and now the Google bell icon thing won't leave me alone. (And it's everywhere!!) I don't want to know if someone else +1'ed a comment I replied to! I ...
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How to remove all friends in Google+ at once

I just found out that I have a massive fake friends list in my account. I have more than 4k friends, and it’s hard to remove them one by one. Is there a way to mass-remove them? And if yes, how?
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Google+ repeating events

Is there any way to set up a repeat event for a Google+ group? I have a group that has regular meetings twice a week and setting up the events manually is really annoying (plus I forget sometimes).
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Photos not shown in all Google+ Communities when shared

Sometimes I share same photo with same text, and link, to different communities and when I check some of those communities with private browsing my photos are not shown. I have noticed this since few ...
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Converting from Google Circle contacts to Google mail recipients

I am a realtor and have 580 other realtors that I have downloaded their email addresses into a Google Circle. Now I am trying to email them a mass email for an Open House on this Sunday. I have placed ...
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How to use just Nickname instead of Full name on G+?

I'm following these Desktop steps to add the nickname for my G+ profile, however I'm not able to use my nickname to display on comments. For example going to some Chrome web store and posting the ...
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Removing a Game from your “Your Games” list on Google +

I have tried a lot of games on Google+ and hated most of them, there's only two-three games that I find worth-while. Google has a List called "Your Games" where it arranges all games ever played by ...
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Any way to see where Google+ profile views have come from?

I have a pretty inactive Google+ account, I tend to post every few weeks. I now have 280,000 profile views although I have no idea where they came from. They seemed to come in one large batch. Is ...
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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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Google Talk XMPP username for Google+ non-Gmail account?

Google+ decided to let me IM with people in my circles. But I only ever notice IM messages if I log in to an account via Pidgin (a desktop XMPP/AIM/etc. client). Google offers XMPP login to its chat ...
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May I see who is not following me on Google+?

I have people following me that I follow, people who follow me who I do not and people who I follow but who do not follow me. Is there a way to see those three lists?
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Can I hide specific Google Drive images from Google+ photo?

I wonder if there are any ways to hide specific GDrive photos from G+ photo even if I turned on the option to show GDrive photos in G+ photo?
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How To Hide My Google+ Profile?

if I want to hide my Google+ profile from everyone i.e make it from public to private, how can this be done? I have different strangers adding me into their circles which I don't like.