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I don't use Google Plus – why do I have followers on my Google Account?

When I do a Privacy Checkup from my Google Account page, and examine the first setting 1. Control what others see about you, I see that I have a number of "Followers". I am wondering why this happens,...
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How to view the full size and remove old Google Profile pictures

How do you actually view and delete profile pictures from a Google account? For example, in Google Drive, if I click on the picture of me in the top right cornor > click change > under your photos, ...
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Google Movies showing placeholder images

I have been using Google Movie Showtimes to browse movies. However recently something has happened with the site, and the movie posters have all been replaced with placeholder images: What can ...
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What steps should I take to build a secured form and have inputs post to a Google doc? [on hold]

I am looking to automate some of my task. I have a Google account & a Dropbox account. I'd like to have the option for uploads into folder as well. I'm willing to collaborate on GitHub if anyone ...
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TASKS MISSING FROM MY [on hold]

Likewise, i no longer see TASKS in my calendar. This is awful. I relied heavily on it. Now what? Have you come across a solution? Sincerely, Winnower
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Disable “Stay signed in” for Google Inbox/Gmail

Title says it all... When I sign in to Google Inbox, the "Stay signed in" box is checked by default on the password screen. Sometimes I forget to uncheck it. Is there a setting somewhere to disable ...
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Make Google Sync use current credentials

When I first enabled Google Sync (a few days after it was first released) it was set to use my google account credentials, not a passphrase. The moment I changed my password I was told that my Google ...
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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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How long will it take to change a shop name on Google Maps?

I have tagged a photo studio in my location. Unfortunately, I added the wrong name for it. Then, I edited the entry to the the right name but the status is still pending. For the confirmation, my ...
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Search for publicly shared files on Google Drive

Is there any feature in Google Drive to search for files and folders shared publicly by other users? I have uploaded some e-books online and I need to know how the public users can access them without ...
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Monetization disabled on YouTube for copyright strike - 3 month, 6 months or permanent ban?

I got my first ever copyright strike on YouTube 2 days ago. This has put my account in "bad standing" for six months; until December 2016. I just received an email saying my monetization has been ...
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How to Migrate Google apps Email?

I want to migrate my Google Apps account to another Gmail account. Is this possible to migrate it?
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Google drive shared with non Google account

I've had a Google drive file shared with a non Google email account (that I traditionally access via outlook). When I click the link, my browser (which is logged in to my google account) tells me ...
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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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Google contacts moving from My Contacts to Other Contacts

For some reason a subset of my Google Contacts are being moved from the My Contacts list to the Other Contacts list. Unfortunately this has the effect of removing them from my iPhone as I have them ...
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How to make links in Google sheets comments clickable

In markdown you can make a link clickable using a certain syntax (you have GUI options that automated that or you can follow the syntax). This is great as it hides the ugliness of long urls behind a ...
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View apps previously authorized and revoked from Google account

On a Google account's management dashboard, you can easily see the list of apps that you have allowed access to, and revoke these accesses. However, is it possible to see the list of apps that you ...
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How to recover my Gmail email for my android [duplicate]

I need to know how I can retrieve my Gmail that I synced to my straighttalk android phone I have tried the Google recovery page and I have tried calling straighttalk.
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Google sheets: Automatically including new rows on separate sheet

I have a google sheet document with two separate sheets, Sheet1 and Sheet2. I want column A on both sheets to stay the same. Column A of S2 simply has ='Sheet1'!A2 for cells A2 on down. Let's call ...
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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 do I tell Google “NEVER EVER translate this language”?

How can I 'tell' Google not to translate a specific language (not only in a specific service like Chrome or YouTube)? Apparently if I specify I don't want to translate that language in a service, in ...
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Include label into google mail address [duplicate]

I have seen that it is possible to labels e-mails by using tags in e-mail address. For example if my address is myaddress@gmail.com then it is possible to send e-mail like myaddress.offer@gmail.com ...
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What is a “Locked Topic” on Google Product Forums?

Visiting the Google Chrome Help Forum, I see some topics that are marked as Locked. There is a small gray padlock icon to the right of the title. Here’s an example: https://productforums.google.com/...
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How do I legally download a Google Play Music playlist to my computer?

I have a Google Play Music 'Unlimited' subscription. How do I make the songs in my playlist available offline, as you can do on Spotify and the Mobile Apps? I am not talking about just the 'Free and ...
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Google search results contains rectangles

EDIT: I'm using Windows 10 on a desktop and Firefox 46. This problem occurs on different machines but only in one account. So there might be a account specific setting? Since today my google search ...
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Indexing all my site's pages by Google [closed]

I have a website it is much like this site I mean it is a search engine. I created a site map with 4500 pages. I need all my pages get indexed by Google. Because like this website if one question is ...
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Make pre-existing strings of single events repeating in Google Calendar

I imported a calendar from an external site onto Google Calendar for a church website. I need to string together separate events into one repeating event so that they can be edited en masse. For an ...
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Where can I find a list of the sites I've +1'ed?

If I go to my Google dashboard I can see the most recent +1 I made (below), but where can I find all the other websites/pages I've +1'ed?
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Can I have 2 recovery phone numbers in my Google account?

When I travel abroad, it often happens that my original carrier is not valid, which means that sometimes I have to change my phone number to another carrier when I am in another country. So ...
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Google Apps Directory Sync with MS Exchange Dynamic Query Group

I have had Google Apps Directory Sync working great for a while now. However I am wanting to add a couple of new groups from my AD environment that are based on Microsoft Exchange Query-based ...
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Add all users from an Organization to a Google Group

In my Google Apps directory I have 5 user organizations. I would like to have a group for each organization. Is there a way that I can create a group that automatically adds all the users from a ...
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What happens if I delete devices from Google Dashboard? [closed]

I have some old non existent devices in Google Dashboard and I want to delete them. If I delete all the devices, data(calendar, keep, contacts, ecc) on my current smartphone will be deleted?
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Revoke YouTube / Google linked permission

I linked my YouTube / Google account to a website and want to revoke that. I am looking into https://security.google.com/settings/security/permissions but the service I linked the account at isn't ...
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How do I add a contact from within Gmail's contact interface to Google Plus circles?

I find it rather tedious to add a contact from within Google+ interface to a circle. I would rather add the contact from within the contacts section in Gmail. Is this possible? Better yet, can it ...
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How to remove the association between two Gmail accounts?

I want to remove that other account. Both of them are Gmail accounts. How could I do?
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Is it possible to set a recurring reminder for an email in Google's Inbox by Gmail?

I feel like I'm missing something simple here... When creating a new reminder it's simple make a recurring reminder; pick a date/time and then select "Does not Repeat" and pick a repeat period. ...
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Reactivate a YouTube channel associated with a deleted Google Apps account

A friend said to me: What happened was the following: our Youtube channel was created with the email info@website.com, which was created via Google Apps. Yesterday we deleted our Google ...
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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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How to change font type, size, and colour in Google form

How can I customise the background, font type&size and the color of a Google form?
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Re-Validate primary domain for Google Apps for business

Hi I am setting up Google Apps for business for a client. They had someone set it up previously for and it has sat there dormant not being used. When they validated the primary domain they did so ...
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Unable to reset administrator password for Google Apps [duplicate]

I have been trying to reset and administrator password for my domain however I have been unable to. I have attempted following the instructions as per below link. however they appear to be out of date ...
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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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To have one Language in Google in Many Countries?

I would like to have my primary language (English) as the main language in Google Searches. Secondary comes the following languages I need to stay many days per month in Latvia; and many other ...
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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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How to Google “::” (double colon) [duplicate]

I would like to search for answers to a problem related to a code issue in PHP with Class::method. While I was searching for answers I realised Google seems to drop the :: in all search queries. The ...
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How to sync/backup “my documents” to Google Drive [closed]

Google Drive (at $2.49 for 25gb) seems like a great option for cloud storage. But I'm looking for a program to backup/mirror/sync my documents folder to Google Drive. I've been looking for backup/...
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Youtube account suspended, What now?

My youtube account has been suspended for the video that I have created. And I still suspect if it has broken any law. What to do now? Can I reinstate my youtube account or the least create a new ...
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How can I login on Google via Tor?

Every time I try to login on my Google account via Tor, I'm presented with the following message: Google couldn't verify it's you, so you can't sign in to this account right now. Try again ...
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Disabling all Gmail's April fools

Is there any way to disable all future Google's April fools in Gmail (and even better, in all Google services)?
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Are YouTube videos you upload posted to the connected Google+ account?

I just started a new YouTube channel and I'm wondering if the videos you uploaded get posted to your Google+ account? Basically I have my main Google/YouTube account and I went and created a new ...