7
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8answers
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Insert hyperlink in Google Calendar's description field

I need to insert a link in my Google Calendar, but when I write out the description field with https://www.google.com/, it's just normal text. I've tried to write <a ...
1
vote
1answer
526 views

Public web chat room on HipChat

I see that at http://blog.gleam.io/hipchat/ is talked about "Public Chat Rooms" which I see you can open and participate through a web page, without signing in HipChat, by just choosing your nickname ...
2
votes
0answers
74 views

Edit an existing email address in a Hotmail group

I have various groups and occasionally a contact in a group changes their email address. How do I just change the address without having to delete the whole contact and start over? Also, I cannot ...
5
votes
1answer
4k views

How do I change date format at top of day in Google Calendar?

I can change the date format for most dates displayed by my calendar to Irish format, however I can’t find how to change this one. The dates at the top of each day are shown as 5/17 or Month/Day—as ...
1
vote
1answer
951 views

Error with exact date 21/02/1971 - function MINUS expects number values

I am getting this really bizarre error. In cell A1 I have 21/02/1971 (Brazilian-style date), in A2 I have =today()-A1. I receive the following error: #VALUE! Error: Function MINUS parameter 2 ...
1
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1answer
52 views

“Object not found” error when saving a Google Apps spreadsheet in Box after edit

The corporate entity that I work for is rolling out Box.com, and since we like the collaborative features of Google Apps, I am experimenting with the Box.com integration with Google Apps. Using the ...
0
votes
1answer
90 views

Can I activate YouTube's “watch later” function on my mobile phone only?

Is it possible to have YouTube’s “watch later” function be active only on my mobile phone rather than on all of my devices and web browsers? I want to deactivate this feature when using my web ...
0
votes
1answer
172 views

Cancelling a Gmail account

In reading all the responses about how to change a Gmail address it seems to me the answer is you can't do it. Is this really correct that once you get an email account are stuck with it the rest ...
-1
votes
1answer
30 views

How can I get a column with the sum of the proceeding rows from another column?

I've got a series of withdrawals and deposits for an account, each in a row. I'd like another column that for each row, displays the total amount in the account after that row's withdrawal or deposit. ...
1
vote
1answer
275 views

How to deal with overlapping Gmail filters

I have a Gmail account and a live.unc.edu account. The live.unc.edu account forwards to my Gmail account. I've made a Gmail label called “UNC” and set up a filter to catch all email that is to: ...
3
votes
3answers
19k views

How to see who is online with the new “Hangouts” in Gmail?

I just upgraded to from regular Google chat to the new Hangouts feature using this article, but one thing I can't figure out is how to see if people are online. In the regular Google chat there was a ...
1
vote
2answers
792 views

How can I easily fill a column in Google Spreadsheet with random values from a list?

I need to create some data for a simulation. So I wanted to take a spreadsheet, and for each column, fill it with random data falling within a domain. A uniform distribution is good enough. For a ...
7
votes
1answer
9k views

How do I delete or merge a Facebook account I no longer have email access to?

I set up a Facebook account with a school email address long ago, when only school email addresses were allowed. I graduated and no longer have that email address, nor access to it. I have also ...
1
vote
1answer
7k views

How to keep friends from getting notifications about my activity?

My Facebook friend gets notifications whenever I post or like something on someone else's profile. This is kind of creepy to me. I liked a mans photo and she immediately came back with ( so in so is ...
2
votes
1answer
66 views

Owner folders are not sync in Dropbox

I'm the owner of a folder in Dropbox. When I change a file in this directory, the other members get updates and notifications. However, when another member changes something in the same direcory, ...
1
vote
1answer
225 views

Stop lines in GDocs chart overlapping/obscuring other lines

How can I stop lines in GDocs chart overlapping/obscuring other lines? See for example the green line in the graph below, which starts up high, butthen goes behind other lines such as the yellow one. ...
1
vote
2answers
294 views

How can I adjust my Facebook settings so I see when friends make new friends?

In the past, my Facebook wall showed me when a friend had made a new FB friend, and also told me who that friend was. Now, my wall does not show when any of my friends make a new friend. This only ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Upload several images to Google sites

How can I upload several images to a Google sites page simultaneously?
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votes
1answer
41 views

How to have charts include added rows in google docs

The problem is, it it's modifying my range selection. In the chart I select ranges Sheet2!A:A, Sheet2!B:B, but after clicking ok, and going back into the chart, it modified my range selection to ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

How do I create a transparent .png in SumoPaint

I find SumoPaint great for doing quick and dirty edits of photos when I dont have anything else available, and I was hoping I could create a .png file with a transparent background for Iphone app tab ...
6
votes
6answers
28k views

How to move all (not just showing) mails in gmail to another folder?

I have a couple thousand e-mails in my Gmail inbox which I want to move to a folder called "oldmail". I can select the checkbox button and then "All" and move but it only selects and moves those that ...
6
votes
2answers
18k views

Why doesn't Twitter's URL shortening always work?

Recently when posting links I've found Twitter has no longer offered to automatically shorten URLs; they used to be shortened to a max of 20 characters just when I pasted them into the tweet box. Now ...
4
votes
3answers
225 views

Remove dots from Gmail sender field

I am trying to unsubscribe from a mailing list but cannot. Here's the deal: I subscribed using firtlast@gmail.com Tried to unsubscribe by sending an unsubscribe email to list Didn't work because I ...
9
votes
1answer
41k views

How do I convert a Microsoft Word document to Google Docs format without having to download and reupload again?

I currently have several Microsoft Word documents that are sitting on my Google Drive and was uploaded over the past few months. I understand that it is possible to convert Microsoft Word documents to ...
1
vote
1answer
191 views

Google Calendar notifications go to Gmail spam box

I mistakenly marked Google Calendar notification email as a spam, so these notification mails go to spam box. How can I let these emails come to inbox hereafter?
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votes
1answer
14k views

How to change my Gmail account phone number

How do I change my phone number on my Gmail account on my new phone? I have forgotten my password and can’t change it because it sends a code to my old number.
2
votes
1answer
260 views

Can you convert secret GitHub gists to public?

Is it possible to convert a secret GitHub gist into a public viewable version? It seems like this is something that would appear under "Advanced Options", unfortunately there is no option to convert ...
8
votes
3answers
21k views

How can I log out of Facebook chat?

About a week ago, Facebook was "upgraded" - don't know if it's a world wide issue - and the Facebook chat is always online. No matter I sign out. How can I disable / completely sign out of Facebook ...
0
votes
2answers
270 views

Google spreadsheets - How to calculate a value based on the row/col number of another cell value

I am trying to build a spreadsheet that one sheet holds a list of names divided into groups. The second sheet, should list all the names, sorted, with a number next to each name according to a ...
4
votes
3answers
3k views

Gmail's “Show trimmed content” - is there a keyboard shortcut?

So far I like the "new compose experience" with one exception: I always want to "Show trimmed content" when replying. Is there a keyboard shortcut for that? I haven't been able to find one, if there ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

How do I disconnect my OpenID (Google Apps) from my IMDB Account?

Recently I signed up for IMDb. For this I used my Google Apps Account (Gmail) as an OpenID. I have since come to the conclusion that having all these accounts connected is not a good idea, so I want ...
4
votes
1answer
24k views

How to transfer a YouTube username to another email?

The question: How can I transfer a YouTube username across to my another email so just that email address is associated with the YouTube username? Or alternatively how can I connect the 2 accounts ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

How do I move members from board to organisation in Trello?

Is there a way to move all members from one board to a organisation this board is in? Members are currently only members of the board and not of the organisation.
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Why does Chrome log in Gmail automatically?

When opening Chrome browser, and whenever loading a page, it will show my Gmail address at the upper right corner of the web page, does that mean the Gmail is logged in automatically?
2
votes
2answers
2k views

How to report bugs in Tumblr?

I have noticed that using Markdown support in Tumblr, there is a problem with code formatting. For example, in this post: ...
-1
votes
1answer
41 views

Can I use Google's old engine?

I've heard Google is using a new engine (Panda or something like that I think?), and I have definitively noticed over the past few months that Google has tried to be more clever when I search. ...
4
votes
4answers
10k views

Forward Google Calendar invites to another account

Is there a way to forward a Google Calendar invite sent to my work email (either before or after I have confirmed that I will attend) to my private Google Calendar? I get invites to meetings emailed ...
1
vote
1answer
389 views

How do I change a vertical tree in draw.io?

By Arrange and Insert, I can make a vertical tree. If I want to make more boxes in the tree, is that possible by the same functionality? Or do I have to insert box by box in the diagram?
2
votes
1answer
11k views

How do I prevent a specific Google Drive folder syncing to my computer?

Is there anyway to only keep pics on the cloud drive and not a copy on my computer?
1
vote
1answer
400 views

Can I block incoming emails to my Gmail?

I need to block someone's e-mail messages to me. I have a Gmail account. Is it possible to do this?
2
votes
2answers
122 views

How do I turn on Twitter's two-factor authentication for multiple accounts and one mobile phone?

I want to turn on two-factor authentication for the multiple Twitter accounts I manage. I want to enable Send login verification requests to the Twitter app. However Twitter requires a unique cell ...
2
votes
1answer
222 views

What is the fastest way to use Google Spreadsheets by several users - from the same account or from different accounts?

Terminology - I use spreadsheet for a document and sheet for a sheet within the document. TL; DR If several users must work on data, stemming from the same source, which is fastest: one Google ...
4
votes
1answer
3k views

Unable to Request Different Custom URL For Google+

I received the notification on Google+ Page pre-approved custom URL and would like to request for a different URL. On the Google+ Help Page, it stated there that we can request a different URL but ...
0
votes
1answer
168 views

Query to copy from Sheet A to B based on true/false

I'm trying to copy data from Sheet A to Sheet B based on if one of the columns has True or False. I'm trying to use: =QUERY( 'A'!A1:I200 , "select * where I = 'True'" ) but this only gives me ...
0
votes
1answer
78 views

Google storage usage on two accounts are counted different

I have two google accounts and about 1GB uploaded photos on each. I see that on my first account photos use storage, but on another no (0% used of 15GB). All photos are max 1600 pixels width/height. ...
2
votes
2answers
74 views

Formula required for date and counting fabrics

How do create a formula that counts the days I am waiting for fabric to arrive, however when it does arrive I need it to stop counting the days. =TODAY()-TO_DATE(A41) This works great, however it ...
3
votes
1answer
135 views

How do I stop posts from friends of friends on Facebook?

How do I stop receiving posts in the newsfeed on Facebook when one of my friends likes or comments on a photo of somebody who is not one of my friends? I really don't want my newsfeed filled with ...
2
votes
0answers
148 views

Quora says account with email address already exists, but can't find one using it when logging in

I tried to use "Sign up with Facebook" for Quote, but got this message: There is already an account on Quora using that e-mail address. If this is your e-mail address, you can log in with it here. ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

How to undo a delete of a Trello Card? [duplicate]

I deleted (not archived) a trello card by mistake - any undo option? I thought I was on the "More Actions" menu of a different card.
1
vote
0answers
157 views

Can you have a Facebook entry in both English and Arabic with proper punctuation?

I have a Facebook page with posts both in English and in Arabic. We give preference to the Arabic language because we are in the Middle East. The problem is in the English portion where the ...

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