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Merging two skills with the same spelling but different cases on LinkedIn

Is there any way to merge the endorsements on two skills with the same spelling but different cases on LinkedIn? E.g. Matlab:
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I've never logged into Linkedin, but I receive update notifications

I've never subscribed to Linkedin. To me it's a Virus. A past employee, who is no longer with our company, had placed my name in his distribution list of updates. I don't know how to get in touch ...
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Can you respond to an expired message on LinkedIn?

In January, I was sent an InMail, that I responded to, and got a response back. Now I would like to reply to the message with an update. The most recent message is marked as expired (after 90 days, as ...
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Can I find a cached version of someone's LinkedIn profile?

I viewed a LinkedIn profile and the user dramatically altered their profile. I am trying to find the original version to verify discrepancies. Is there a way to find or retrieve an old profile from ...
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How to retrieve accepted LinkedIn invitation message

I prematurely accepted a LinkedIn connect invitation. The invitation had contact information, but I can no longer access the message. Is it lost forever? How can I access the message?
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Is it possible to export LinkedIn contacts with city and state?

I'm following the directions to export LinkedIn contacts and it does work, but the resulting export file has blank values for most of the fields, including city and state. Is there a way to export ...
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Displaying given recommendations on LinkedIn profile

The recommendations I've received on LinkedIn appear just fine. I've given a recommendation to a person I believe I friended in an “other” capacity. It shows up on their profile, but it is not ...
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How can I remove the Pulse news feature from my LinkedIn homepage?

I'd like to remove the Pulse news feature from my LinkedIn homepage. The LinkedIn help page says: The Pulse news feature cannot be removed from the homepage. Learn how to customize the channels ...
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Not able to ask the link to a LinkedIn user?

I would like to be connected to a friend of mine on LinkedIn, but I am not able to do that because I do not find the possibility. I can only write a message, but to do that would I have to upgrade my ...
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How to add campus selection status in LinkedIn?

I've recently been selected for an IT company in our campus recruitment. Can I add this to my LinkedIn profile? I'm in my final year. There isn't such an option as far as I observed. Is there any way ...
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Opening someone's LinkedIn profile in private browser session tracks visit back to me

I was logged in to LinkedIn, and saw a colleague's name as a link on a page. I copied the profile link, opened another browser (in Private/Incognito mode), and visited the profile. (This is the ...
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How to hide specific education in LinkedIn profile?

Is there a way to hide specific school in LinkedIn profile? I mean hide not completely remove.
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Where to put invited talks on LinkedIn?

I've given a few invited talks that I have up on SlideShare and Youtube that I'd love to showcase on LinkedIn. However, there doesn't seem to be a good place to put these sorts of things. The closest ...
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Invite Facebook friends to become my LinkedIn connections?

I am looking for a way to send LinkedIn connection requests to my Facebook friends. I do remember seeing some method year and half ago, which allowed such similar cross-connection, but I'm not able ...
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How does the applicant counter work on LinkedIn?

I saw this internship posting on LinkedIn: How does the applicant counter work on LinkedIn? I find it hard to believe that 558 were sent in one day.
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Could not activate LinkedIn channel in IFTTT

I am trying to activate a LinkedIn channel, but every time I get this message: Could not activate channel. But, I see IFTTT authorized in LinkedIn for the same. I am trying to create a recipe ...
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How can I see all my updates on LinkedIn?

Does there exist a way to see all my updates on LinkedIn?
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Track group invitation conversions

Background I have a friend/client who likes to promote a few LinkedIn groups he manages on his blog and through other social media platforms. He does all this just for fun, so he's not looking to ...
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How can I hide posts written by a specific author in LinkedIn Pulse?

I'd like to hide posts written by a specific author in LinkedIn Pulse.
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How can Linkedin know about my Yahoo contacts?

I signed up to Linkedin using a Yahoo account. I confirmed the address from their email message, but I refused to allow them to access my address book. So the site showed: Confirm your Yahoo! ...
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Set some connections to not be notified about their activities on linkedin?

Is there a way to set specific connections on linkedin so that email notifications are not sent while allowing the other connections actions to trigger the emails?
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Multiple Projects on LinkedIn

I work for a company that has many projects running, a lot of which are in maintenance. I get moved between projects as need be, for example when we are waiting on new requirements for one project, I ...
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Hide the connection number in Linkedin

In Linkedin it is possible to hide the actual individuals in your connections, by setting in privacy them visibile to "only me". Is it possible to hide also the number of individuals I am connected? ...
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How to avoid LinkedIn automatically connecting to my Gmail account

I recently opened a profile on LinkedIn and gave it access to my Gmail account. The result was that it sent a message of invitation to all my contacts! Now I have removed all the unwanted invitations ...
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LinkedIn developer site down on regular basis

I have been facing this issue for almost 2 months now that the LinkedIn developer site is either down or doesn't work properly. Sometimes, I am able to open it in IE (IE is still useful :)) but ...
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How to view a LinkedIn profile anonymously?

I saw this ad this morning: Is there really no way to avoid the awkwardness? This page describes a solution but the settings menu they are suggesting does not exist anymore.
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How to add a LinkedIn company page in Sprout Social?

Sprout allows users to manage Facebook pages, Twitter accounts, G+ accounts, and personal LinkedIn profiles, but as far as I can tell it's impossible to add LinkedIn company pages. Is this true? Or ...
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How can I delete the Summary section of my LinkedIn profile?

I find my Summary section of my profile to be a bit bland, and I would like to delete it altogether until I write up something nicer. Most other sections will automatically delete themselves when ...
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Why do Microsoft and LinkedIn text me from the same number?

(I'm not totally sure if this question is a match for this site, but I can't figure which StackExchange site is best; if I ought to migrate, I welcome any suggestions.) I recently enabled two-factor ...
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Adding imported contacts on LinkedIn—who are already there

I imported contacts from my Gmail to LinkedIn. I then went to imported contacts to add new people to my user. I see I can select all, but only for one letter at a time. And I don't have the ability to ...
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List all polls that have been created in an interest group on LinkedIn

Is there any way to list all the polls that have been created in a given interest group on LinkedIn?
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LinkedIn: “Sorry the results for this poll are no longer available.”

I posted a poll one year and a half ago in a LinkedIn group. It now says "Sorry the results for this poll are no longer available.". Does that mean the moderators removed the results for the poll? Or ...
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How can I list all the posts I have written in a given interest group on LinkedIn?

I wrote a few posts in an interest group on LinkedIn: How can I list all the posts I have written in a given interest group on LinkedIn?
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Is there a setting that allows LinkedIn to “forget” my email contact list?

The last time I logged in to the LinkedIn app on my Android smartphone, the app asked me to read info from my email contacts to suggest me people I know that are registered in LinkedIn. Now I would ...
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When does the next year become available as a start date in LinkedIn?

I got accepted to study a degree next year, and wanted to add it to LinkedIn and Facebook, but I cannot set the start date to next year on LinkedIn. On Facebook it is fine, you can add things to ...
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Make LinkedIn forget data collected from my e-mail address

When I created my LinkedIn account, I made the big stupid mistake of letting the site wander through my mail. Is there any way how to make LinkedIn forget all this data about the people I ever mailed ...
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How to resurrect one's Amazon Reading List data in Shelfari?

As some of you may know, Amazon Reading List was a LinkedIn app that disappeared from LinkedIn recently (early 2013, I think). (The app page still exists, but if you try to "add" the application, ...
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Is a Company Page forever linked to its creator on LinkedIn?

Two of the requirement to create a company page on LinkedIn, are 1) You must have a personal LinkedIn profile set up with your true first and last name. 4) You're a current company employee ...
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How can I import an hResume into LinkedIn?

I have a public CV at careers.stackoverflow.com which supports the hResume format. I understand that LinkedIn supports hResume format. How can I import my careers.stackoverflow.com resume into ...
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How is it possible to get 51 groups in LinkedIn?

The FAQ says: How many subgroups can I be a member of at one time? 50. How is it possible to get 51 groups? https://www.linkedin.com/anet?dispSortAnets=&trk=my_groups-h_gn-settings :
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Complete list of Linkedin Skills

Does anyone know if the complete list of skills used in LinkedIn.com can be exported, or downloaded? I'm building a volunteer website and this would be handy to have.
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How to reliably insert a picture in a Linkedin post?

I inserted a picture into my linkedin post but it does not show up in Preview and also not if I look at my posts in another browser tab. By the way uploading a picture did not work, only grabbing it ...
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How can I change the language in my LinkedIn profile?

My default language on LinkedIn website is Italian and I have compiled my job profile in both Italian and English versions. How can I set the default profile to English for the visitors? Currently it ...
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How to stop people tracking my views on LinkedIn?

In LinkedIn, whenever you visit a profile, that person will know that you have viewed their profile. Is there a "settings" page for us to disable this tracking feature?
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Is there a way to remove the Pulse updates section on the LinkedIn homepage?

When I log into LinkedIn, I see Pulse updates at the top of my screen, and I find them often not applicable. Is there a way to stop the Pulse updates on the LinkedIn homepage (that is, to remove it or ...
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Does LinkedIn sometimes requires sign-in to view profiles?

For a few weeks, LinkedIn has been requiring me to sign in before I'm allowed to view profiles, including my own. I know it's not simply an invitation to join LinkedIn because: There is no "skip" ...
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How often are linked image refreshed in a LinkedIn profile?

I added a linked image in my LinkedIn profile: how often is it supposed to get refreshed?
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Any way to stop LinkedIn from asking for my email account password so it can spam my contacts?

On a regular basis, after logging in to LinkedIn and doing something like accepting an invitation to be "added to someone's professional network", LinkedIn will ask for my email account password. It ...
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Changing “Willing to Move/Relocate” setting in a LinkedIn profile

I remember setting the willing-to-relocate/move field when I first created my LinkedIn profile. I need to change it now, but I cannot find the setting anywhere. I have tried searching for will, move, ...
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Remove Find a different “First Last Name” section on LinkedIn

On one's public LinkedIn profile, there are two sections on the right side: Viewers of this profile also viewed Find a different I know how to remove the first one, but how do you remove the ...