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How to make a Google+ circle a strict subset of another circle?

I would like to create two circles. One called children and one called family. Naturally all members of children circle are also members of family circle but the family circle contains more. children ...
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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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How to add long list of names to Google Plus circles?

I belong to a group for which I'd like to create a Google Plus circle. I already have a flat ASCII file containing the names. There are about 40 of them, and I'd prefer not to have to type each one ...
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Equivalent of 'BCC' in Google+ so we can share posts with multiple people, privately?

In Google+ I would like to share a post privately to multiple people, with comments and re-sharing disabled and whoever received this post should not be able to see who else I've shared it with. Its ...
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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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Why doesn't a Google+ link to a video lead back to the YouTube comment?

My question is actually about a problem with the G+ for YouTube. Formerly, I have received the notifications over email and could go to my comment in YouTube to respond. Now, you can respond right in ...
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Change Google+ URL to a custom one

Google+ is offering me a custom URL for the page of my company. It says that I'm pre-approved for that particularly URL but I'd like to try to get a different one (based on the name of our company ...
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The images on our Blogger account have disappeared off our Picasa and Google+ accounts

When we transferred to Google+, it has made us lose our images on Blogger. Picasa has also lost these images. How are we supposed to get these images back?
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Set a circle as the default tab in a Google Plus profile

When I click Myname+ on a Google site, it loads the G+ profile with the "All" tab enabled by default. That means, it shows updates from all streams (all the circles I have created more or less). I ...
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Google+ page disappears then displays message “loading”

Just spent hours editing my Google+ page. Now it will not load. It loads for a few seconds then the page goes blank and the message "loading" appears at the top of the page. Based on a search I just ...
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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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How can you tell who owns a page in Google+?

There are many fake pages in Google+ and I want to know who owns each page. Where do I look to find out the owner of a Google Plus page?
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Google Plus get notification of a friend activity similarly to Close Friend list in facebook

When I want to see updates of a friend in Google Plus, I currently have to go to his home page to see them - while in facebook, what I need to do is to add him/her to my Close Friend list. Is there a ...
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217 views

More admins in Google+ Event

How can I make some guests of my event able to change the event? I would expect an answer in G+ Events help, but there's nothing about this topic.
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Youtube account connected to google+ profile, how switch to google+ page?

When youtube forced us (I think) to link our youtube to a google+ profile, I linked it to and I guess created a google+ profile. This profile has my name and so does my youtube account, as a result. ...
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How can I upload images to Google+ via email?

Is it possible to upload an image to my Google+ profile via email? All other social services seems to have this feature available, but I can't find it on Google+.
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YouTube link on Google+ about page

Ok, let me see if I can explain this clearly: I have a Google+ account — +contramare — and I created 2 Google+ pages associated with it. Which created 3 YouTube accounts… I only use the YouTube ...
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How to get Google+ Auto-backup link to a video?

If you have enabled Google+ Auto-backup on your phone, then pictures and videos are uploaded to Google+. The problem is that there are no links to the videos, and if you try to download and video, and ...
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How do I hide my work Google Plus profile?

I use G+ with my personal gmail account, it is good and all and people can find and circle me. Lately I've got a job in an IT company where they use Google apps, and they share misc thing internally ...
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Proper response when random “Pages” circle you on Google+?

On a regular basis, I get notifications that some Google+ page has added me to their circles. I can understand why a stranger (a person) would circle me, but why is a page circling me? These pages ...
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Question about Google+ hangouts! [duplicate]

Hey everyone so I have a few questions and I would really appreciate a response from those that are "100 factually certain of their answers" over someone who is merely speculating. So I know that ...
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Who has +1'd my posts in Google+

In G+ new design, some +1s cannot be seen because some users makes it hidden. The question is how to know who have +1'd my posts (the full list). There is no special option is the new design of G+.
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Google+ without prefix name

I want to use my nickname as my Google+ custom URL, however Google+ is forcing me to use my name as prefix. Since I can only set my URL only once, how can I choose one without my name on it?
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Where can we see the list of all shared albums on Google Plus?

I can't find the page where I could see all the albums other users have given me access to on my Google+ albums photo https://plus.google.com/photos
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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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How does the Google+YouTube integration work?

I know very little about social media. My son knows a pretty fair amount. He has had a GMail address for 6 + years. He opened a Google+ account approx. 3 years ago but didn’t start using it until one ...
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How is the plus number on top of Google+ pages calculated?

I know it is not only the number of followers. But it is somehow related with +1s on page's posts, page's followers and page's +1s. Also sometimes I note that the count decreases, not sure if it is ...
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How do I hide the Hangouts panel on Google Plus?

On the Google+ website (plus.google.com), the Hangouts panel appears on the right hand side. I already have the Chrome Hangouts extension so I don't need it there at all.
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How to add all members of a community to a circle in Google?

After joining a particular community I would like to follow all of its members (adding them to a dedicated circle for convenience). Can this be done any way easier than clicking and adding every one ...
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162 views

How to join a Google+ community I have been invited to if the “accept invitation” button does not work?

I have been invited to a new private Google+ community and the "accept invitation" button just does not work (Firefox 27), also "Loading..." label is displayed if I try Chrome (32). Restarting the ...
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Youtube comment: Unticking “Also share on Google+”

There is a "Also share on Google+" option when you publish a comment under Youtube video and proposals to make sure to untick the "Also share on Google+" option, which is currently on by default if ...
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How to see only videos that are auto uploaded on Google+?

How to filter only videos that are auto uploaded on Google+?
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How to see click throughs for Google Plus posts?

I'm relatively new to Google Plus. As far as I can tell, it's impossible to see click throughs via the platform. Click the "down arrow" in the upper right corner of a post and you will see this menu: ...
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Why when I make a photo post to a Google+ Community is showing it only to me?

I really like this community and I have thousand of interesting pictures to share, but it just shows them to me and no one else. I have no clue why. Why is that?
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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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What happens to videos shot at 60 fps when uploaded to Google+?

Does it keep the 60 fps or does it lower it to 30 fps after upload?
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How to disable things I post to an open public Google+ community (not mine) from showing up in my main public feed?

Whenever I post a message to a community it pops up in my feed like a usual post visible to all the followers. But I'd like it to be visible only inside the community. Is it possible?
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Can a custom Google Plus URL be migrated to another Google account?

I got a custom URL for Google Plus, but it isn't associated with the Google account I use with Analytics and Webmaster Tools. Is it possible to migrate that custom G+ URL to the right Google account? ...
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How do I delete Google plus pictures from my profile?

Is there a way I can delete all my Google+ pictures?
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Can Google send me DMCA notices to takedown private videos on Google+?

Google is notorious for sending DMCA notices to takedown private videos on YouTube. E.g. on YouTube I often receive DMCA notices for video I took when some music was around: clubs, concerts, bars, ...
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How can I prevent people from sending me email through Google+?

Google sent me an email today announcing that Google+ users can now send emails directly to my Gmail inbox if I'm in one of their Google+ circles, even if they don't know my email address. I only want ...
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Change Image Date on Google+

I've uploaded some images to an album on Google+, however the camera which the photos were taken on did not have the correct date/time. Therefore my images appear out of order (as they are displayed ...
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Phantom Google Contacts

I'm experiencing a problem related to Google Contacts, or what I consider to be "Phantom" Google Contacts. I use GMail for email, but Trillian for chat to connect to my Google Talk account. In my ...
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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 there any way to circumvent Google Plus recompressing the new large cover photo for pages

I have the problem that when adding a Google Plus page background image for a product page for an image editing and image quality related product aimed at professional photographers Google's strong ...
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Allow someone else edit an album on Google+

Is it possible to allow someone else to edit photos within a specific Google+ album? Like adding a legend or a location for the photo(s)?
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A Link to my Google+ Profile

Is it possible to get a link to my Google+ profile that I can send to anyone so they can see my profile and add me to their circle? This is a very common feature in Facebook but I am not able to find ...
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If I block someone from Gmail chat, will it block them on Google+?

Somebody I have added to my Google+ circles is now showing up as chattable in my Gmail chat sidebar. I don't want her to be able to see me as online whenever I've got a Gmail tab open - just when I'm ...
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Privacy when signing in with Google

Lately many websites allow users to sign in using their Google accounts, which seems to be fine, but I am a bit worried about privacy issues... I have been taking a look, and most of the information ...
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My Google+ settings aren't saving

I'm trying to edit my Google+ profile (date of birth, gender, relationship, etc.) and it's not letting me proceed to save my changes. I have no idea why this is happening.