Retired web-based RSS newsreader from Google from 2007 to July 1, 2013.

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When a post is modified, does Google Reader notice? [closed]

I often click on a post's feed, so as to go to the post's site, just to make sure I'm not reading outdated information. Does Google Reader update the post's contents, so I don't have to keep doing ...
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Subscribe to Google Reader RSS without opening reader? [closed]

Every time I try to add an RSS feed in Fox to Google Reader, it opens the damn Google Reader subscribe window. Any way around this?
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How to view starred items in Google Reader per feed or per category? [closed]

I'm a heavy user of Google Reader. I'm just missing one thing and I can't believe that this is not possible: Is there a way to view starred articels per feed? If I click on "starred items" on the ...
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Adding your YouTube subscriptions to Google Reader? [closed]

So I have a few subscriptions on my YouTube account and I would like to put an RSS feed that has all these subscriptions accumulated into my Google Reader account. Is it possible? I've been looking ...
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How to raise Google Reader RSS feed entry limit? [closed]

I have a combined RSS feed of all my RSS feeds in Google Reader. The URL is like: http://www.google.com/reader/atom/user%F4K3U53RC0D3%2Fstate%2Fcom.google%2Freading-list. But that feed contains only ...
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Google Reader auto-mark read possible? [closed]

I'm using Google Reader, there is a function that allows us to mark all as read which is really good, but I was wondering is there anyway to Mark the RSS as read automatically when they come in?
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Items from old blog added to Google Reader appear as read, want them unread [closed]

I recently added an older blog to my Google Reader (it doesn't have any posts within the last year). Because of this all posts show as "read". So, if I browse by viewing "all items", all the posts ...
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In Firefox, how to subscribe to RSS feed without “Reader vs Homepage” page? [closed]

Using Firefox 11, though I remember this being true in versions past, as well. Is there any way to tell Firefox to add RSS feeds to Google Reader specifically, rather than to just "Google", so I don't ...
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Google Reader magic sort not working? [closed]

It seems that since the new Google Reader came out, the magic sort is not working any more. Before, the sort result was pretty good, but now when I select "All items" then click "magic sort", it ...
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Why does Google Reader keep suggesting food blogs? [closed]

I'm using Google Reader to subscribe to a small handful of blogs. There's also the menu item Recommended items which often contains interesting and relevant stuff. But Recommended items always ...
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How do I get Google Alerts into My Google Reader when I have a Google Apps Account?

Would like to use Google Alerts with my Google Apps account and manage via Google Reader. It appears that one can't associate a Google Alerts created/managed under a Google Apps account and send it to ...
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Edit an existing feed URL in Google Reader to new RSS location

How do you update the feed URL of a subscription through Google Reader? Subscribed to a blog that used to publish their RSS feed at the following: http://example.com/blog/feed But now it's dead as ...
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Why is Google Reader's search not working? [closed]

I have a bunch of subscriptions I added to Google Reader. When I go to the homescreen, I see many of these articles. One such article's title is "Rumored Houston Retail Store Grand Opening Sparks ...
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Starring all my liked items in Google Reader [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to mass-star items in Google Reader? I've been "liking" items in Google Reader to keep them around, but that's been changed. You can now +1 them (and ...
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Recommended Items in Google Reader MIA since redesign? [closed]

Since the re-design of Google Reader went live two days ago, I have not received a single additional "Recommended Items" entry. The list is still populated with the items that were present immediately ...
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Speed up usage of Google Reader by eliminating mouse clicks [closed]

How could I possibly speed up the usage of Google Reader? Currently, I'm using the following cycle: Click on a subscription in the list of subscriptions on the left Scroll through the list of new ...
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156 views

Google Reader - subscribe in the background instead of redirecting the page [closed]

The one annoyance in Google Reader for me is clicking an RSS feed and having it open the Google Reader window. I just want it to subscribe me to the feed without redirecting me to a different page. Is ...
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Filtering RSS feed in Google Reader

I'm subscribed to a huge and frequently updated RSS feed in Google Reader. This feed contains some interesting information, and a lot of noise. I'm looking for a way to filter out noise (say, mark ...
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Backup/Export Google Reader Shared Items [closed]

I have tried the options on How do I export an archive of shared items? but the max n that I can pull seems to be 1000. I have also gone into my Google account and performed a data liberation on ...
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Can I use the “send to” feature in Google Reader to send videos to my Boxee queue? [closed]

About 1.5 years ago Google added the "send to" feature to Reader. This allows you to share directly to Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, etc, with fewer steps (the shortcut is Shift + T). Can I do the same ...
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How to make Google Reader (or any RSS reader) get items from the NEW Digg.com? [closed]

Since this morning (Aug-25 2010) Google Reader can't read the Digg RSS feed. Apparently, Digg.com underwent a major upgrade, and a lot of things had changed. If I paste the URL ...
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Global RSS feed from Google Reader [closed]

Can I get a single feed combining all of my subscriptions out of Google Reader? I mean I'm subscribed to 80 something feeds in Reader, and I want to use that as a single feed in another app. Is that ...
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216 views

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 ...
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Recommendation for a webapp for social URL sharing with offline Android and Google Reader support [closed]

With Google Reader having been stripped from its social features and +1/G+ sharing not really being an acceptable replacement (see below), I'm looking for suggestions for a webapp that allows me to ...
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Is there any way to customize the Google Reader interface? [closed]

I'm using a netbook, with screen resolution of 1024x600. Surfing the web is generally okay, but the scrolling pane in Google Reader is rather small. Even when showing collapsed items, there's only ...
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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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Bookmark to Google Reader for a specific account [closed]

I have multiple Google accounts including a personal account, and a Google Apps account for work. I want to create a bookmark will send me to my work Google Reader account directly where I have ...
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180 views

Is there a way to use RSS aggregator to follow a single Google Reader folder? [closed]

Is there a way to follow a single folder in Google Reader using another RSS aggregator? Google listen does this for podcasts but I was hopping to gpodder for that without creating a new account.
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358 views

Google Reader statistics and filter [closed]

I have over 200 subscriptions in my Google Reader and I'm reading almost 300 RSS entries everyday. So my problem is to determine most powerful sources for me. So what I need to see is the statistics ...
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How to make Google Reader Play to only show unread items of Google Reader? [closed]

I use Google Reader Play to see the latest items of my subscribed RSS feeds. However, it shows both read and unread items. I just want to see unread items. How can I do that?
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Google Reader bookmarklet insists that I'm logged out [closed]

For a few days now, I can no longer use the Google Reader bookmarklet (the one shown on the 'Your stuff' page in the upper right) on one particular machine with FF5. Whenever I do activate it, the ...
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Search only in titles of posts in Google Reader [closed]

Is there any way to search only in titles in Google Reader? Most searches show results where the match is in the body of the post, but I would like to restrict it only to match if the keywords are in ...
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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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How to subscribe to OPML in google reader [closed]

How do i subscribe to an OPML file from a blog aggregator in google reader. I can import the file, but its a one-time operation and does not keep up with changes in the opml file
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991 views

Disable images on Google Reader [closed]

How do I disable images in feeds on Google Reader? I am open to using browser extensions and URL hacks but not alternatives to Google Reader itself. Disabling images across the browser isn't ...
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What is Google Reader's “Sort by magic”? [closed]

In Google Reader you can choose to either sort by newest, oldest, or by "magic". What exactly does this last option mean?
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Any good substitute for google reader? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there other web alternatives of Google Reader? I love google reader. It's awesome. But sometimes it is blocked by the Great Fire Wall in China. So is there any good ...
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Accessing my Google Reader account without using my main Google Account password [closed]

Is there anyway I can access a Google Reader account without entering my main password that could be used to steal access to my other service accounts, like Gmail? I like to spend my free time ...
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Where did my Google Reader bundle go? [closed]

I had a folder with podcasts on my google reader account and wanted to delete that folder since I read them from another podcast program. I wanted to save them in a OPML file, but I saw that there ...
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Removing RSS feeds that haven't updated in a certain amount of days(google reader) [closed]

I use Google Reader to keep track of my RSS feeds. Over the past couple of years I've added a lot of feeds, and I've noticed some just don't update anymore. I'm looking for a way to remove feeds ...
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Keep items permanently unread in Google Reader [closed]

I follow a number of feeds, and sometimes there are posts I want to save for a later date. I mark them Keep Unread, but the next time I go into the feed, as soon as I scroll past those posts, the Keep ...
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Google Reader Expand/Collapse All Folders Extension or Bookmarklet? [closed]

Is there an extension or bookmarklet that anyone knows of that will let you expand (or more importantly collapse) all your folders at once? My folders often open up randomly open/closed and this ...
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Is there another way to mark a recommended item as “Not Interested” in Google Reader? [closed]

Sometimes posts are really long (in screen space, not necessarily words) to get to the bottom of, so a keyboard shortcut would be really helpful for marking the "Not Interested" box of a post. Is ...
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Google 2-step verification fails with FeedDemon [closed]

When I enable Google 2-step verification, FeedDemon sync with Google Reader fails. FeedDemon reports the following error: FeedDemon was unable to login to your Google account. Please check that ...
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Google Reader time issue [closed]

There is a problem that I have with Google Reader that I find to be particulary annoying. There are some RSS feeds that when I add, all the item of those feeds have their update time set to the time I ...
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332 views

Subscribe to Google Reader without using an application [closed]

I'm using NetNewsWire to check my RSS feeds, but I don't want to subscribe to new feeds through it. I've been in tens of sites where you click "Subscribe to RSS feed" and it takes me to a website that ...
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new Google Reader feed: How to populate with ALL posts and not just latest? [closed]

When I find some cool new RSS I want to add it to Google Reader and read ALL posts(even the oldest ones). How can I do that? When you come up with "Top X RSS to follow on Y topic" blog post you want ...
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In Google Reader, is there a keyboard shortcut to swtich between show new items and show all items? [closed]

I pretty much use the keyboard exclusively in Google Reader, but I would really like a keyboard shortcut to switch between showing new items and all items. I know about showing the shortcuts cheat ...
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Why is Google Reader not showing site favicons? [closed]

In my Linux partition, Google Reader is not showing the site favicons, why is this so ? Is this a Google Reader or a Google Chrome bug ? I'm using Google Chrome 7.0.517.5 dev Here's a screenshot ...
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Why does my Google Reader show Recommended Subscriptions?

Recently, my Google Reader changed to show all the Recommended items in the list. I don't want to see them as I like controlling what is in the list (from my specific groups). How do I change it back? ...