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Add non-Google login option to Flickr account

I signed up to Flickr using my Google account. This has become a major usability headache since I moved to China: While flickr itself is not blocked here, Google's authentication redirect dance (which ...
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What keyword to switch from normal Google search to Images Google search?

Say I go to google.com and type in thingtofind X. What should X be, so that the result is equivalent to searching thingtofind in images.google.com? Obviously X=image is not what I'm looking for.
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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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How to set session timeout for my google+

How to set session timeout for my google+ ?
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Is it possible to merge google docs folders from different users

UserA has company/folderA/subfolderA/fileA UserB has company/folderB/subfolderB/fileB If UserB leaves company and if we want to transfer ownership to UserA will it merge properly at the folder ...
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“An error occurred while communicating with the server. Reload” error in new Google Groups

When accessing Google Groups I get the following error: An error occurred while communicating with the server. Reload The error happens only when I'm logged in and when the new interface is ...
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Creating Google+ profile has changed a Google Apps for Business email name

We use Google Apps for business for email, docs etc. For one account sydney@domain.com I setup a Google+ profile but didn't realise it would change the name of the email account Was: From email name: ...
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Can't login to Yahoo Mail with OpenID

When I try to login to Yahoo Mail with my Google account, I get the error below. I thought it was a fluke when it first happened Wednesday, but now it's Sunday and still happening. I don't know what ...
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Is there a results limit on Google Custom Search?

I recently started dabbling in Google Custom Search and everything is fine, but my search results are restricted to 10 pages of 10 results. Is this an intentional limitation on the free version? ...
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How to jump to a particular date when viewing a person's posts stream on Google+?

I would like to bring up something I or somebody else has shared on Google+ months ago. It is time consuming to just scroll down and down and down, clicking more and more. Can I just jump to a ...
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How to permanently set the language of market.android.com?

My Google account and most of the Google services are all in English, but the web market keeps reverting to Italian every time I visit it. If I change the language using the dropdown at the bottom of ...
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New Google Group registration reCAPTCHA image not loading

I'm trying to create a new Google Group and I can enter the group name and description, but on the next page, the reCAPTCHA image is not loading. I'm getting a 403 forbidden for it. Is it just me or ...
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How to get Google Calendar to send notifications and daily agenda again?

I configured Google Calendar to send me a daily agenda email (to my gmail account) as well as reminders for my events, and for the past month or so I have received no emails from Google Calendar at ...
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Google Spreadsheet print script

I have script for print. I need print range without some column (e.g. print just B,C,D,E,G and miss F) and without all notes in sheet. function printPdf() { SpreadsheetApp.flush(); var ss = ...
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Transfer complete domain ownership of Google Apps account

So, I have a domain example.com which is using Google Apps for Business account through a user x@xyz.com. I want to transfer (or migrate) all the complete ownership of my email, contacts, etc. ...
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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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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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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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possible to link to a single layer in google maps?

In Google Maps, you can create layers over maps to show custom information. Is it possible to link to a specific layer (or the map showing that layer), rather than the map showing the first defined ...
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How to search for products from small websites only?

I am interested in browsing the inventories of small business websites, not the larger well known ones. It is enjoyable to find a product on some low-budget website, and then support the owners by ...
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How to create a Google Cloud SQL instance?

I'm trying to create a Google Cloud SQL instance but always getting the error Could not complete the operation. See screenshots below. Any idea what's going on? Thanks.
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Deleting links to multiple google accounts

How do I delete links to various google accounts that have been set on my computer? Some belong to friends who used my computer when visiting, one is an old shared account which I no longer use, but ...
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“Google Photos” my drive and Google+ confusing

I see a new feature in Google drive which says Google photos. I now have a Google photos folder on my computer. Can I upload to this folder by transferring photos into my local file system and have ...
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Why did Google Search stopped showing me site descriptions?

Suddenly Google Search results stopped showing me descriptions. Why?
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My Google search results use to include a “Translate this page” link alongside each search result

My Google search results used to include a “Translate this page” link alongside each search result. This does not appear now and I have tried to find a way to bring back that option for many hours ...
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Google Calendar event loading

I have a public google calendar that displays events like a list. See (right side of container): http://www.ucmbookstore.com/SiteText.aspx?id=11055 My problem is that I have events in the calendar, ...
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Google Play Music: Import playlists from Spotify to Google Music All-Access?

Import playlists from Spotify to Google Play Music All-Access? I tried this tool (http://www.maui.at/2013/06/portify/) both in Windows and Mac OS X (running it with Node.JS cmd tool) but doesn't ...
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I have forgotten email account

I am a Google play gamer on a Samsung device. In the midst of creating accounts for my games, I had to reset my phone to factory default. As a result my Google play app didn't retain any of my account ...