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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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Take point location data from Embedded Google Maps on a webpage?

I understand that this question has been asked before and that it depends on the API of the website that has the point data. Now before you ask me if I have clicked the "Sponsored by Google" image, no ...
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What happens you loose your email aliases?

I currently use a range of different email aliases for specific purposes through zoho and google for work. I'm fearful that if access to these aliases were no longer provided by google / zoho / what ...
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Can I use Google Forms for commercial purposes? [closed]

I want to use Google Forms to collect feedback for the beta version of an app that I am publishing, which may be used for commercial purposes in the future. Does this comply with Google's terms of ...
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Which service of Google provide redirector.googlevideo.com link?

I see some websites use redirector Google video link like this: https://redirector.googlevideo.com/videoplayback?requiressl=yes&id=a511c599c7e0fcf7&itag=22&source=webdrive&ttl=...
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Google Sheets registering blank cell as zero

I am writing a formula into google sheets and I do not want the formula to register a blank cell as zero. The formula is: =ARRAYFORMULA(MIN(IF(A:A=H12, (D:D-C:C)))) It keeps giving me a zero value ...
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Chrome is acting really weird? [closed]

I can't type into the URL box unless it's blank, so I have to open a new tab to do that. When I click on a tab to go to it, it just closes. I can't click on the Google menu in the top right corner, it ...
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Why doesn't Google look up the backtick as a keyword on search? [duplicate]

When I search for the usage of the "`" (backtick) keyword, Google didn't look for it. I want to know why Google didn't search for it?
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Google Account Log in doesn't work on LTE/Data [migrated]

Note I am using Android ver. 5.0.2 OnePlus One Cyanogen OS 12.0-YNG1TAS2I3 When I am on Wifi my device has no problem signing into my Google Account. But when I am on Data/LTE my google account has ...
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I can't get localised (non US) Google search in my Chrome Omnibox to work properly [migrated]

I've searched and tried a few solutions but none work properly. I want Chorme to use google.co.uk but while my searches are correctly run, the auto-suggestions in the omnibox don't work anymore. My ...
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Google sheets: My timesheet is a pre-filled list of dates for the whole year How can I get quickly to today's date?

Or at least, to the last entry I made? remember - i may enter my hours on last friday, but the sheet already has next monday's date pre-filled, so ctrl/end doesn't work. the year goes to March 2017....
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Differences between Google Voice and Google Talk?

This webpage reads: Google Voice can interface with ordinary telephones while Google Talk cannot Then Why does Google Voice needs Google Talk to make an outgoing call? Why using Google Talk ...
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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 activate 2-Factor Authorization with authenticator for a Google account?

When I want to add 2FA with the Google authenticator, Google always want to add 2FA with Phone verification instead. I Googled it and all articles are mentioning the same url, which asks for a phone ...
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How can I find what people found when they first searched for a term on Google?

For example if I use Google trends I can see people started searching for a term in 2010, but is there a way to see the Google results if you searched for that term in 2010?
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How to pull unique visitors for specific property from Google Analytics API? [migrated]

We have a help center setup under a property (help.URL.com) which is separate from our main site (URL.com) I want to pull the number of unique visitors per day for just the help center property. I ...
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Offline bookmarks in my maps in Google Maps

I have a map in mymaps of google. I have added some bookmarks to it because I am going to a trip and wanted to highlight the places I'm going. The thing is those bookmarks are not accessible offline. ...
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Switch to street view in Google maps search results

In a past question, I've expressed my confusion about Google's behavior when it comes to navigating between search results by type of content (web search, image search, maps search…) - without losing ...
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Can you receive SMS on both your phone and in Google Hangouts?

On a phone, is there a way that you can receive texts on both your cell phone and in the Google Hangouts app?
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How to promote my own apps with AdMob after August 2016 [migrated]

I use AdMob to promote my apps. Right now, in AdMob management board I have a Promote tab and it is way too easy to add a new ad by specifying an ad image of my own app and that ad will be advertised ...
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Google mobile version of webpages (proxy) [closed]

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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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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Does Google log your search to your Google account?

When I go google.com and do a search while being logged in to my Gmail account (or Google account). does Google log that search to that specific account or will it only log that search to the browser?...
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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 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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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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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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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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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?