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It seems that the browser must enable this feature, so far I haven't seen anything for Safari. Chrome, PC: Ctrl + Shift + V Chrome, Mac: Command ⌘ + Shift ⇧ + V Firefox, PC: Ctrl + Shift + V Firefox, Mac: Command ⌘ + Shift ⇧ + Option ⌥ + V


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Google Spreadsheets should automatically wrap text when the content exceeds the width of the cell. If not, you should be able to see a button on the toolbar to Wrap Text. Hit that when focus is on the cell you want to wrap text for. Alternatively you can force a linebreak in the cell with Ctrl + Enter.


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To do this, you need to set up Gmail to send emails via an "external" mail server. However, since the alias domain is already registered with Google, you can in fact set this "external" server to their servers and have it work just fine! Gmail -> Settings -> Accounts -> Edit Info (on alias account) -> Next Step -> Send through example.com SMTP servers ...


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Google+ (and the +1 button) require a Google Profile, and Google hasn't activated Profiles for Apps users yet. Google stated back in March that Profiles were "coming soon" for Apps, but there's still no sign of it. UPDATE (July 21) Still no sign of Profiles/Plus for Apps users, but Googlers keep saying it's coming "in the coming months". John ...


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Google are beginning to transition Google Apps accounts to full accounts. My domain just went through this transition and now I have access to most Google services using my Google Apps account. Previously I used to have an alex@mydomain.com Google Apps account and a google@mydomain.com Google account - it got rather annoying after a while! I outlined in ...


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Check out GoogleCL. It lets you interact with google services from the command line like: $ google docs upload the_bobs.csv ~/work/docs_to_share/* The most recent release says it includes uploading directory trees to Docs. A little bit of shell scripting should let you cron job a backup.


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It's because you don't have permissions to do so. The administrator of the Google Apps account has disabled this ability. There is a setting in the admin that scopes out the permissions and share abilities. They've selected the option that restricts other users from being able to see or edit the document unless they are within the organisation, in this ...


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There is no easy way to do this. Email is the hardest part. This is the guide I followed: http://base6.com/2009/06/15/migrating-from-gmail-to-google-apps/ Exact Steps I followed: Documents (Not in the guide): Share all of your existing documents with full privileges with your new apps account. Email (From the comments on the guide): In your Gmail ...


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Google recently announced support for rich text in signatures. That means you can now configure the font family, size and color, as well as insert images into the signature. Just go to your gmail settings and you'll find it right there, no need to enable as a lab feature or anything! It's possible it hasn't been expanded to Google Apps for your domain yet, ...


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This is a very good question. Often people in an org can sniff around doc history to see what the author was thinking on earlier revs. A way around this (not elegant) is to make a copy of the doc using File --> Make a copy... This copy will have the most current content and will start history fresh. Then you can delete the original one, rename the new ...


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You can set this up as either an alias domain on your existing Apps account or as a new Apps account, entering mail.domain.com as the domain in the set up process You will need to set up the correct DNS records against mail.domain.com. With an Apps domain alias all users are mirrored, i.e.: mail for user1@mail.domain.com will be recieved by ...


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Did you try the Reply from the same address the message was sent to option in you GMail settings? Go to Gmail settings > Accounts and Import. Under When receiving a message: select Reply from the same address the message was sent to. The works for me when I fetch the mail from IMAP or POP, but I haven't tested with forwarding. So it may not work. Good ...


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Go to account settings (it's in the top right corner of Gmail, accessible from the drop down menu), and turn on "Multiple sign-in". You might need to do this for every account.


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Google has announced that as of 27 October 2011 Google+ is working with google apps accounts. Enabling Google+ for Google Apps We recommend you follow these steps to roll out Google+ to your users: Review the list of considerations for enabling Google+ It's important to understand how Google+ works, what your users can do, and what ...


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If you are not already using SPF and DKIM to authenticate your email, these can help it get past some spam filters. SPF identifies the servers that are authorized to send mail from your domain. If all mail sent from the domain is sent through Google Apps, see this page for instructions on creating an SPF record. DKIM is used to add a digital signature to ...


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Every fourth Monday of each month: Choose the 4th Monday of a month and set a new event there. Set the repeats to Monthly Set Repeat every: 1 months Set Repeat by: day of the week The calendar will show you Summary: Monthly on the fourth Monday The first step is very important since it will be the starting point and the event will repeat according to ...


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Well, no you can't do that. Short answer: Either you find some other free mail service like outlook.com for your domain or you create a mailbox elsewhere and forward to your gmail inbox. Long answer: If you want to use your own domain with standard gmail, you have to create the email address and mailbox elsewhere and then forward those emails to your ...


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If you're going to be doing this on a Linux server you could try GMailFS which uses FUSE to mount your google mail (which should also work with google apps) storage over IMAP as a local file system.


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A tool called "Google Docs Upload" may do the job: http://code.google.com/p/google-docs-upload/ http://lifehacker.com/5354441/google-docs-batch-upload-eases-online-document-transfers I've had limited success with this tool. Unfortunately, it doesn't support image files yet, although that is now allowed by Google. Ubuntu 10.04 : This works with the ...


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I manage about 60 Google Apps domains (more than 4000 mailboxes) and it works very well from an administrative prospective. Most users have adapted to it, although there are a few huge issues: Moving existing mail into Google Apps is a very slow process. Imported mail also tended to confuse users. Most of our users got a clean inbox and we setup Outlook ...


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This is very easy to do for email at least. Just upgrade your Google Apps domain to Premier edition temporarily (you can get a 30-day free trial upgrade from a link available on your Google Apps dashboard). You'll have full access to the Gmail migration tool, which is excellent.


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It's not a webapp answer, but I use a program called PureText. It just sits in your system tray and provides a hotkey (configurable) that will paste the current clipboard contents as plain text. I absolutely love this feature. I have it set to WINDOWS+v


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It's not strictly part of Gmail, but it's very straightforward to create a Form in Google Documents . You can then mail this form and view a summary or spreadsheet of the responses.


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My suggestion: create a bounce@example.com account, and suspend it. Later, add as many aliases as needed for that account. Worked like a charm for me, with the following return message: Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently: bounce@example.com Technical details of permanent failure: Google tried to deliver your message, ...


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According to Google's support docs, it's not possible to merge accounts. They do offer a comprehensive list of how to move and share data between Google accounts. For the specific products you mention: Google Reader can export feeds from one account and import to another Calendars can be shared; if you have meeting invites being forwarded via email you ...


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For those of you who’ve already started using Google+ with a personal Google Account and would prefer to use your Google Apps account, we’re building a migration tool to help you move over. With this tool, you won’t have to rebuild your circles, and people who’ve already added you to their circles will automatically be connected to your new profile. We ...


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Google is closing the service called Google Notebook. All documents are automatically imported from this service into Google Docs. If you don't remember using it don't worry about it. You can safely remove this document.


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There is really no good contact sharing. There is a global contacts list for your domain but it cannot be managed through the Google interfaces. It can be used via a custom program using the contacts API, and there are some 3rd party tools that are good. One recommendation is called SherpaTools, its in the market place for free. I work as a Google Apps ...


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I use Google Groups with my friends. If you have Google Account (e.g. you already use Gmail), you can use it. It's basicaly a simple mailing list with on-line searchable archive.


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We use Google Apps at Storm and it works really well for us. It does everything we want it to do and more. It's fast, reliable, good spam filtering, great UI, good calendar and docs integration and best of all it's constantly evolving and getting better. I love the recent addition of being able to drag and drop attachements to mails and they're adding ...



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