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Random alarms on Google calendar

I would like to set a certain number of alarms at random times within certain criteria, i.e.: number of alerts in a day; minimum amount of time between successive alerts; they should be between X am -...
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Someone signed in to Google services using my Yahoo email. What should I do now?

I don't remember having my Yahoo email used in any of Google services, but today someone just signed in using my Yahoo e-mail. I might just did use Google services with Yahoo email a long time ago. ...
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Can you block youtube words? [closed]

Say you want to block a word like "ferry", is there a filter that if you type the word in the search engine, it will block channels, playlists, dates, anything related to the word? I want to block ...
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Register app with Gmail account

I have an app which is a website locally on my machine and all it does at the moment is send out emails through a form. I registered my app with my Gmail account (a long time ago) to be able to send ...
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Change language of Google websites?

Google have set my language to dutch but I hate it for a million reasons and one of these is when something is wrong I could get a lot more help if I get feedback from Google in English. Is there a ...
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No picture when sharing video from Google photos on Facebook

Why is this happening? In my Google photos on some video when I click share - get link or share / Facebook - getting link for Facebook. It almost never displays the video thumbnail in a post. Just a ...
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How do I get Google Inbox to ask me to be a mailto handler?

Google Inbox doesn't appear to offer to handle mailto: links as Gmail does. Is there a way to enable this in Google Inbox?
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Is there a way to generate edit response url for google form

I have a Google Form With a Google spreadsheet to store responses. In my spread sheet I have 4 column: name, email, revenue, and a fourth column Id which is used to identify the particular recipient. ...
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Google Account without a mobile number [duplicate]

I would like to make a Google account (email, youtube etc.) and it requests a mobile number. It makes sense, so it can stop robots making spam designated email accounts, but I don't own a mobile and I ...
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How to remove an account from Google login options? [duplicate]

When I am in the main screen where I get to choose which account, it does not give me the option to remove an account. When I click the arrow, it just signs into that account.
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Give another account full access to all files in one account?

My school gives us Google Drive accounts to do all of our school work in, and teachers frequently "share" files with us through Drive. However, I don't like having two separate accounts — one for ...
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Wrong user names in Google services everywhere! How can I fix it? [closed]

When I first sign in to any Google service (for example, Gmail) I see the correct name 'Dmitry' below the photo. If I go to the 'My Account' I see 'Dmitry' there in the 'Personal Info'. Sign out and I'...
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Timestamp in Google Sheets [duplicate]

I want a timestamp to appear in last column when previous comment has text. I need to do this on multiple sheets and it isn't always the same column for each sheet. I want the timestamp to show when ...
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Obtain dump of IPs used by a mobile device

Using Google Takeout it is possible to get a dump of geo-locations that one visited using the mobile (or maybe it also involves the desktop/notebook?). Anyway, is there a way to get a list of IPs that ...
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Gmail profile picture visibility

I cannot set profile picture visibility for one of my profiles in Gmail. I have tried following this guide. I have also looked at How do I change my Gmail profile picture? The problem I am facing is ...
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How did I get two Google logins for the same Google account?

I have a Google account, with Gmail enabled, that I set up for work purposes. For the sake of example, let's say it's catfoodwork@gmail.com. I tried to create a separate Google account for personal ...
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Login to a website/app without social login buttons [closed]

Many Android apps request an account to use it, and many have the possibility to login via Google, Facebook, Twitter, etc via a button. Sometimes the apps have a desktop website and usually those ...
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Show Google Photos as Chromecast backdrop? [closed]

It looks like Chromecast backdrops pulls its photos from Google+ photos, but Google+ shut down its photo feature on 8/1/2015. First, what gives? Second, is there any way presently to show my ...
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How do I go about importing emails from my cPanel export into Gmail Apps for Work?

Long story short I'm moving my hosting to Digital Ocean from Namecheap, and I paid $15 to get a full export of the cPanel (no longer have access to the hosting account itself so the backup export was ...
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Is there a “best way” to send Google feedback?

I did use the feedback thing, but I have no idea if that is the best way. I'll be honest, I don't think they will ever read it, but I wanna try all my options. If this helps, my feedback is about a ...
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How can you increase similarity in Google image search?

In Google you can image search, which will return images which are visually similar to the image you searched for. How can I increase how similar the returned results are?
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Re-enable Google Drive results for Gmail searches in Google Apps for Business

Google Drive documents results used to be shown below Gmail search results. That option was a labs enabled tool where when you searched Gmail you would see matching Google Drive documents below the ...
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How to download/export own passwords stored at Google Passwords?

It seems Google activated central place for storing app/website passwords which is accessible on-line at https://passwords.google.com/ and all the remembered Chrome passwords are synched there across ...
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Fix Google showing different language because of hyperlink options

If I click on a link like https://books.google.it/books?id=_b8NAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA317&dq=%22dutch%20defence%22&hl=it&sa=X&ved=0CFMQ6AEwB2oVChMIlvGX3cb1xgIVAlkUCh0C-ApT#v=onepage&q=%...
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Best way to migrate Google Account to another

I'm looking to migrate my current account, created years ago when I was a child and with a badly unprofessional nickname, to another more serious Google account. My current account is connected to ...
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How can I remove a location which is not a place from my Google Timeline?

I'm trying to make my location history more accurate. In the old Location History I had a chance to click on specific coordinates and remove them. (I find it that my phone reports inaccurate ...
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Link all your google services to a new gmail address [duplicate]

I want to change my gmail address, but I want to keep all of google's services(youtube , drive ,...) and query search history. How is that possible to transfer, is there any state of the art service ...
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Is it my Kindle appearing as VAP430 in Google Security Audit?

Google has a nice security feature where you can check the devices that connected via your account over the last month. When I recently ran this report I was alarmed to see a "Vizio VAP430" appearing,...
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Is it possible to have only one view in Blogger's Dynamic View template?

How can I disable other views in Blogger's Dynamic View template and do not allow users to select different views?
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How can I save a Google Maps route offline?

Just what the title says. I've been looking everywhere and all I can find is how to save a particular map view, but not a route between two points.
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I forgot my username and password [duplicate]

I have forgot the username and password, how to reset for all even though I enter the back up email
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How to increase LinkedIn X-Ray search result count?

I am using LinkedIn X-Ray Search to get information. Problem: Maximum number of results is 1000. I had tried start=1001 it is not working. How to overcome this problem?
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Duplicate Google+ Page with same verified address

I have one Google Plus account with two pages, I own them. The two pages a verified on the same address. When I visit Page Setting, I can't remove link to google map for any page. What can I do to ...
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How to migrate and forward entire free Google account to Google Apps?

I just upgraded the to Google Apps Unlimited from the free version of Gmail, the free version of Google Photos, and the free version of Google Drive. I'd like to transfer all my settings, photos, ...
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How to get a notice by gmail if someone plans a meeting in my Google Calendar?

Had this numerous times: someone planned a meet in my calendar without getting a notice somewhere (preferrable by mail) that this happened. Result: getting of meeting notice 10 min before, without ...
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Google Form : Allow ONLY one response each day

I want to allow each user ONLY one response each day. i.e After login i submit the form, it shouldnt allow me second response today, which is possible easily, but it should be allow 2nd response ...
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How do I change my display name on Google?

The name displayed on my Google account is someone else's so I need to change it, however I can't figure out how to do that. I deleted my Google+ account in the hopes that that would do it but it hasn'...
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As an Google App admin, can I track Google Takeout usage?

If my users are using Google Takeout, should I get an email alert with notification that xyz user has used Google Takeout and downloaded their data. I do not want to restrict, but just monitor, being ...
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Google account shows unknown device logged in. Password reset and 2FA does not make this device go away [duplicate]

When I login to my Google account and list the devices that have accessed my account, I see an unknown device access from India. I do not recognize this device and have subsequently changed my ...
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How to fix a repeatedly hacked Gmail account (where 2FA is enabled and passwords are changed)?

A friend of mine came to me for help with this issues. Her Gmail account has been hacked and keeps sending out spam emails to her contacts. This is happening to her on a monthly basis. Each time it ...
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How to search a particular Google Group and Body (versus Subject)

I'm trying to search for a past post to the Google Group Android Security Discussions. The search I used is: app rating site:groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/android-security-discuss I'm getting ...
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How to convert PDF to google doc for several files, to save space

I'm trying to save space on my google drive. I noticed I have several PDFs stored, most of which are over 1MB. According to the website, Google Drive can convert PDF to google doc (which is nice as it ...
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Create direct links to videos on Google Drive

How to create non-expiring direct links to video files on Google Drive that will download the file instead of opening them in the browse ?
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How to delete contacts in People imported from Google account that is now closed?

I closed and deleted all contacts from 2 google accounts. But all the contacts are still showing up in People. Is there anyway to delete them?
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Change or add email address to Google account

My primary email address is going to be invalid soon. So I want to change my email address for my Google account. However, it seems that I can't change my email address and I can't even add a new ...
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How to search for an email address in Google

You know how there are operators and other functions to make Google Search easier… Is there such thing for searching email addresses? For example, if you wanted to search in a website, you can type ...
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How to utilize Google Maps from PC to mobile device?

I want to use the destination that I search for in Google maps on a computer, and send that to a mobile device. How is this done? Is a functionality that is part of Google maps.
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Graph showing data beyond a month

I've activated Google Fit, so it monitors my daily activities. When I'm logged into my Google Account, visiting fit.google.com will give me all of the different activities. There's also the ...
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Search Site on Google Exclude a Folder

I'm familiar with searching a specific website on Google. site:yahoo.com I'm in a situation where I need to exclude a certain folder. Which I would have expected to be as follows. site:yahoo.com -...
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How to stop google from changing results according to the links you press

Basically the title. I'm talking about how Google results seem to change to stuff about your region, and on links that you click often, it seems to rise to the top. Is there a way to stop that? I ...