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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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What happened to YouTube comment replies?

Ever since Google forced users on YouTube to use Google+, I have been unable to find replies to comments anywhere. They aren't as notifications, and they aren't in my inbox, because that doesn't exist ...
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How to add shared album to my albums on Google Plus?

A friend of mine shared an album with me on Google Plus. I'd like to add this album to my albums so that I can see it in the Photos section. How to do it? There is no button for this action, does that ...
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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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After I merged Youtube and Google plus I can't get the password of Youtube

I just merged my Youtube account with Google Plus. I was using an app to upload my videos to my Youtube channel, now this password is rejected. I only have one password, I don't remember creating a ...
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Can I stop Google+ from asking me to “Find my friends”?

It seems that whenever I visit Google+, I get a big long screen suggesting people to encircle, like this: Is there any way to stop it from nagging me about this? Everyone it suggests is either not ...
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Tagging my Google+ profile in a share post

I kind of want to have a link in my blog post (which says "plus me"). Once the user clicks this, the following should happen: The browser will navigate to the visiting user's Google+ profile; It ...
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752 views

Any way to reorder posts on Google Plus?

On Google Plus pages, my posts are always listed in time order. When a new visitor hits my Google page, I would prefer to show them posts at the top of the page, that are most likely going to get ...
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Linking existing YouTube channel to Google Apps account

We had a YouTube channel under a Gmail account. Since then we have signed up for Google apps business and we want to use this for all access to Google services where possible. This is what we tried ...
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YouTube asked me to link my YouTube channel to Google+; how do I undo it?

YouTube just asked me to link my YouTube channel to a Google+ page, and once I agreed, I noticed that my watch history, liked videos are all gone. I remember seeing an option to Undo this, where/how ...
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Can't login to YouTube since changing account name

For a while I got periodic messages on YouTube telling me to move my account to Google Plus and to change the name. Ever since I made that change I can no longer login to YouTube. I get the following ...
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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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How to post to Google+ Business Page from Google+ Profile?

I'm the admin of a Google+ Business Page. If I post to it from my Google+ profile by choosing it from the circle drop-down menu, the posting shows as John Doe Shared a post with you instead of normal ...
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How can I see list of albums I've shared on Google Plus, including the messages I composed

I would like to look back and see messages and albums I've tried to send through Google plus. I composed a long message and sent it and he album (I thought) to a friend and myself. It never showed ...
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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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Is there a way to create a stream for people I know and a separate stream for pages on Google+?

Not sure what the correct terms are for what I want to do, so please allow for that! I can see two columns of items on Google+. I see an awful lot of posts from pages and communities - most of it ...
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How do I make sure I'm not appearing on other people's email as “Do you know <me>?”

From time to time Google decides to tell me that I might know some people by their G+ profile from whom I only ever contact via email. (I don't, and don't want to, know or have to do anything with ...
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How do I set up a Google Calendar for my group?

I belong to a group that puts on events. Different people organize different events, but we are all under the umbrella of one group name. We want to create a Google Calendar where we can all add ...
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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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How to open list of my posts in google plus filtered by people group I posted for

I logged in google plus, just added post. And I want to see what I posted earlier filtered by people group I posted for. I can open all my posts: Home -> profile -> posts. But how to filter ...
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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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Google+ required for Picasa Web Albums?

Do I now have to use Google Plus to load & view my Picasa web albums? I can't find out how to NOT use Google+ when trying to view my web albums.
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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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How to un-auto-awesome photos in Google+?

I made few nice high-resolution pictures but the evil "auto-awesome" made them into one ugly blurry low quality GIF. I know there is a setting to disable "auto-awesome"ness but it was enabled on ...
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Picasa and Google +

I don’t want to join Google+. Can I just keep updating my Picasa Web Albums or will I be forced to transfer them all to Google+? And if the latter, how do I do the transfer?
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Google+ link for YouTube channel creates 2 channels?

Using another Google account—myname@gmail.com—, I created a YouTube channel named DJTheLQ. Recently I was asked if I wanted to link this to Google+. I said yes and clicked all the options (don't ...
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Hide who a Google+ post is shared with

How can I hide who a Google+ post is shared with? Currently, it looks like anyone I share a post with can see who else I have shared the post with.
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Converting a suspended Google+ profile to a Page, without affecting YouTube name?

A year ago I created this YouTube user called CmisSync CMIS Synchronizer and uploaded some video tutorials about my product called "CmisSync". Somehow I also got an associated Google+ account with ...
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Post from Google Keep to Google+

Is there a way to post (publish) a note from Google Keep to Google+ (sure I don't want to do copy+paste)? I tried to find support for Google Keep, but I couldn't find it easily to ask them directly. ...
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Sharing the URL of a google plus hangout [duplicate]

Hi how do I share the URL of a Google plus hangout? When I choose hangouts on air it automatically publishes a post to my profile with the join hangout button on it, but the problem is how do I share ...
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Google Plus emailing pictures

I have all of my photos in Google Plus. I can share the photos but how can I just pick a picture and email to someone instead of the sharing option.
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How to restrict access to some photos within a shared album in Google Plus?

I uploaded some vacation pictures to Google Plus in an album. Is it possible to share a selected few photos from the album with my friend Mr.X? Will they be able to see the whole album if I share one ...
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235 views

Upload video tab removed/banned

Ok, so 2 or 3 times a week i share videos uploading em directly in g+, and as i read in some other posts from stackoverflow, you can upload an unlimited amount of videos this way as long as they are ...
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Find and delete unused accounts from my Google+ circles

How can I know which friends on Google+ are not using it? I have reached the limit in some circles, and want to delete the users who are in my circles but don't use Google+.
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How to notify a G+ circle?

Is it possible to make a post which notifies the users who are in a circle I have shared it with? I understand that this would be ridiculous if I was to share a post with a huge circle, but if I have ...
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How to rename a Google+ Page

We recently purchased a hotel and are renaming it. Once I have ownership of the Google Plus page, how do I rename it? Or, do I have start from scratch?
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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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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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Google Plus: How much storage do I have for photos?

I sync my photos from my iPad with Google Plus and Dropbox. One day I found that Dropbox doesn't have enough space for my photos, but Google Plus takes all of them. How much storage space do I have ...
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What happens when someone +1 a post by Google+ pages/users?

I heard it is supposed to create a story, like on Facebook. but I've never seen any content on my Google+ wall other than the posts by persons in my circles. On Facebook wall we also see images or ...
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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 find the permanent url for photos shared publicly on a google+ event

I uploaded some photos to a Google+ event. Google+ states that they are shared publicly. I click the link on the event page to see them and would expect to be able to use the URL in the address bar ...
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Resizing photos in Google+ to standard size

Can I resize my uploaded photos in Google+ to standard size? I'm about to run out of Google Drive space and the standard size would be enough, but I can't find an option to resize the pictures. It ...
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How do I delete my Google+ account while keeping Gmail?

How do you completely get rid of Google Plus and still use Gmail and not have it pester you about registering for Google+?
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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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What are the limits for uploading videos into G+ Communities?

Looking to find out: maximum number of videos that can be uploaded into each community maximum length for each video (in mins) maximum file size for each uploaded video thanks guys!
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Why can't I see who +1'ed my Blogger post?

I run a blog on Blogger with the Google Plus sharing enabled. According to Google, I should be able to see who is recommending my posts on G+. When I click the +X link in the admin panel, the older ...
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Forward tweets automatically to Google+ [duplicate]

is there a way to automatically forward tweets to Google+? This IFTTT recipe seemed to work for a while. Well in Germany it does not work :) I tried it by myself. It's not possible for me to receive ...
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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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Show only important posts/ updates on Google+

Before Google+ changed recently, I remember there was a way to change the frequency of updates showing in my stream from those in my circles. I can no longer find that setting. Is there a way I can ...