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Why doesn't this Google query work as I expect?

I expect this Google query -site:ripper234 link:ripper234.com/p to return all links to my posts (pages starting with http://ripper234.com/p) that do not originate from my blog. This doesn't seem ...
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Google extra storage - Buying for more than one year

Is it possible to buy gmail extra storage for more than one year at once?
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Does Google Docs have these features?

I have used Google Docs for my documents. And I just knew Evernote which has some awesome features. Evernote is very nice. Especially I like the features. tagging (and it can be searched later) ...
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I had a shared Google Doc but the person who shared it deleted their account and the doc is gone, is there way to get it back?

When the account was deleted all documents they shared with me(months of work) disappeared.
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Cannot search web site in https://sites.google.com/site/

I created a web site in https://sites.google.com/site/ but it can not be searched by Google even if I type a link directly.
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Is there a way to register gmail account anonymously?

In days of old, you just entered login+pass+some dummy info, and you're done. Now, it asks for your mobile phone number, or your friend phone, or your home phone number. Is there a way to create ...
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Google Voice account left logged on and now someones using it to text random people. How do I force him to log out?

I've changed my password and tried using gmails sign off other sessions button with no success (they are still logged in and txting). Is there a way to force the end of that session?
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Gmail got hacked - how should I report?

My Gmail recently got hacked and quite a few messages were deleted. I got the password back, and they didn't send any email or try to impersonate me -- just deleted quite a few messages. Do you think ...
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Can I exclude spam domains from my search results?

Sometimes when I search for something, there are plenty of links to sites with no content (those who only have the premade templates which the search terms), spammers, and leechers (as in copying ...
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Do not show email address in google start page

My start page in firefox is always google, and as I use my account, everybody can always see my google email address, which I do not want to show. Is it there an option for not showing it when you are ...
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Do not show email address in google start page

My start page in firefox is always google, and as I use my account, everybody can always see my google email address, which I do not want to show. Is it there an option for not showing it when you are ...
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gmail captcha is always wrong

I am trying to create an email account on gmail shorter that 20 characters. Besides all the names are already registered, it requires me to enter captcha every other new name and despite I am sure I ...
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How do I reload/refresh the contacts birthday's calendar in Google Calendar?

I recently removed a number of contacts from Gmail but their birthday's still show up in my contacts birthday's calendar I subscribe to. I unsubscribed/resubscribed to the calendar but the birthdays ...
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How to exclude a domain from Google search?

I would like to do a search query and filter out all results from www.foo.com. How do I do that?
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Google Accounts Management : YouTube email migration

Ok, I have two google accounts / mail accounts. One I've been using for years and has almost a GB of mails and lots of stuff connected to it. The second one I just created but has a more desirable ...
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Time ranges in Google Calendar's month view

I prefer to use Google Calendar's month view, but it currently only shows my events' start times and not when they end. This is very inconvenient when I'm trying to schedule multiple events for the ...
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Google AdSense bot's algorithm and behavior?

I am interesting in Google AdSense bot's algorithm and behavior with web site. I did not work with AdSense and i do not have account. So i need your help to understand: 1) Gbot from time to time ...
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Google AdSense reloading?

Can I reload ads by myself in Google AdSense without full-page-reloading? For example refresh AdSense frame or call some script?
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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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Checking whether my private members access my Google Site or not?

I am creating a private Google site page for a university project, and only my project's teammates can access the site. (of course) But I want to make sure that everyone participates by coming to the ...
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Google docs gets confused by my logins

I am logged in to both the company google docs' gmail as well as my private (normal) gmail simultaneously (i keep both tabs open in chrome all the time), which seems to work fine most of the time. ...
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Choose which Google Account when accessing Google Groups?

I have a personal Gmail account, and a business Google Apps account. Throughout the day I am logged into both mail interfaces in my browser (Gmail and Google Apps Mail). With the fairly new feature of ...
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Google Analytics: Best way to separate stats for subdirectories?

I have a number of sub-sites operating under the same domain. I would like to track the stats and analytics with Google Analytics, but have each sub-site appear on its own. My site structure looks ...
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Filter domains from google search without -site:example.com?

Is there a way I can block sites from my google searches? For instance, if I have a tech question often one of the first results that comes up will be to a site that wastes my time with wanting me to ...
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How to get Google to convert (for example) bytes to gigabytes

I know I have done it in the past accidentally. Maybe this was a feature that has since been turned off? If someone knows, I would appreciate the tip. Some documentation of the exact syntax would be ...
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Bing - Is there a NCR site for it?

Just like Google having an NCR (No Country Redirect) URL, does Bing have one? Basically, I am looking for a site URL which will take me to the US - English site?
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US traffic day by day in Google Analytics. How?

How can I view traffic from specific country by date ? I mean I would like to get report of US traffic from specific time frame by day. e.g US traffic starting from 1st October 2010 to 31th October ...
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Interesting ways to use Google [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Hidden features of Google In what way that differs from its main purpose do you use Google in your everyday life? For example, to check if I use a word combination ...
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Remove “Change background image” on Google homepage?

Google.com added a new feature called "change background image", I do not need this. Could I remove this link from my homepage?
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How to set timezone of Google Groups?

Now all the time of my google groups is PDT, but I want it be GMT +8. Does google groups support timezone configuration or is there any other workaround?
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Is there a way to tell Google to speak to me in English, instead of German? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to test google.com outside the US? I live in Switzerland, and Google insists on speaking to me in German instead of English. I don't understand German. It's so ...
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Google Analytics redirects to 'www.google.com/analytics/provision/' on clicking 'View Report'

After logging in to my Analytics account I can see all the reports I have available (I'm administrator for all). But upon clicking 'View Report' I get redirected to the page: ...
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Add Google Map to my Google Calendar

Ok. So, I have a saved map of my plans for Saturday on it. It's in "My Maps" on Google maps. Is there a way to link that map (as in attach it to the calendar event, not just paste a link in the ...
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Is it possible to pass w3 xhtml strict validation and still use google analytic code on my webpage? [closed]

Is it possible to pass w3 xhtml strict validation and still use google analytic code on my webpage?
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Does Google Docs Viewer only open documents (PDFs, .DOCs) that are upto a particular file size?

I noticed that Google Docs Viewer could not open (the progress bar halts) some of my .DOC files that were over 12 MB while some documents which were in about 5MB opened fine. Is there a file size ...
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Google Voice: how to change speed dials?

On the left-hand side of the Google Voice user interface, next to "Contacts", there is a + (plus) sign, and when you click it, it maximizes into a list of 5 people. I did not choose any of the people ...
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How can I remove individual google products?

If I look at my google dash board for my google apps admin account I see: App Engine - My Applications Calendar Calendar - Settings Checkout Checkout Contacts Contacts Custom Search Custom Search ...
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Gmail hacked, no IP alerts

Recently my Gmail was hacked - I was suddenly signed out of Gtalk and my password no longer worked. I was able to reset my password by following my secret question/answer. When I logged in again, I ...
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Can no longer access Google Apps services through external applications

I should note that I also recently transitioned my account to a full Google account. I'm not positive that transitioning my Google Apps account to a full account is the root of the cause here, but ...
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List with all Google applications?

I never heard about Google Notebook but apparently there is one. Google.com just show some of their applications. I wonder if there is a site/list showing all their products free to use?
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Google Opens New Windows

In Google, whenever you click those links on top of each google Page (Ex Mail, Calendar, Docs, etc. the shortcuts) it opens everything in a new tab/window. Is there any way to make Google Open them ...
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How can I use Goo.gl as my URL shortener in Twitter for iPhone (Tweetie)?

I've gone to Settings → Services → URL Shortening → Custom. What do I enter as the "URL shortening endpoint"?
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Google.com instead of google.se? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to test google.com outside the US? Whenever I enter google.com in the url it will be converted to google.se. Is there a way to prohibit that?
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What's the best way to switch domain aliases from one account to another in Google Apps for domain?

I'm using Google Apps for Domain to manage mail, calendar, docs, etc for pupeno.com. I've created many other domain names and added to that Google Apps account as aliases. Now I want to move some ...
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Google mobile version of webpages (proxy)

I remember seeing some service offered by Google which lets you enter in a URL and it will output a mobile version of the page for you. Does Google still provide such a service?
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Google docs forms confirmation email when someone signs up?

When you are using google docs forms so people can sign up to an event. Is it possible to make the form send out a confirmation email when someone registers?
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How to search something on across multiple sites with a single Google query?

I tried (search term site:stackoverflow.com) OR (search term site:superuser.com) OR (search term site:stackexchange.com) search term site:stackoverflow.com,superuser.com,stackexchange.com search ...
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Google voice and gmail call phone - one and the same thing?

I registered for googlevoice about a half an year back and have been using it to call Canada from US. It DOES consume my normal T-mobile minutes. Just yesterday I heard about the gmail phone call ...
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Trusting apps from Google Apps Marketplace

From my experience with third-party Facebook apps, I'm wary of adding apps from the Google Apps Marketplace to my Google Apps installation. Can I trust apps from the from Google Apps Marketplace? ...
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Google Groups search: Limit search by date (1981 - 1989)?

Google Groups contains an Usenet posts dating as far back as 1981. I want to search the Usenet archives for some historical references. How can I limit my Google Groups search to only be between two ...