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Is there a way to only view the results for one individual term on google trends?

I'm trying to compare JavaScript package managers such as yarn and npm on Google trends. Based on https://support.google.com/trends/answer/4359550?hl=en I'm under the impression that when I type yarn ...
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Google Text to Speech - without API [closed]

I was using the public website of Google to "speak" some texts. Now I want to speak longer texts but the website is not responding well. I created an account and would pay for this service. But I only ...
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How do I use shortcuts on Google web apps which conflict with macOS shortcuts?

When using Google Docs on macOS, the shortcut that Google has for adding a comment seems to be ⌘⎇M, which happens to be the same system-wide shortcut for minimizing all of the windows of a particular ...
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How do I let Google know of a problem so they can fix it?

My husband signed in to his gmail account on my laptop and when we tried to sign him out through his icon photo the drop screen wouldn't pop down to allow us to hit the sign out button. How do I let ...
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How and why are Google signing in to my outlook.com account?

I have an outlook.com e-mail account, and when signing in on account.live.com and browsing the security page, viewing recent sign-ins, I see many sign-ins and "unusual activity" originating from the ...
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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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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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Change language of Google websites?

Google have set my language to dutch but I hate it for a million reasons and one of these is when something is wrong I could get a lot more help if I get feedback from Google in English. Is there a ...
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Login to a website/app without social login buttons [closed]

Many Android apps request an account to use it, and many have the possibility to login via Google, Facebook, Twitter, etc via a button. Sometimes the apps have a desktop website and usually those ...
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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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How do I prevent Google from killing access to sister/brother sites?

My free portfolio on google.com allows me partial functionality on some accounts. For instance: It allows me to use the Google Mail account almost without a hitch (at times Hangouts will simply ...
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Suspicious Gmail login - by Google ??

I received a "Suspicious sign in prevented" email this morning for one of my Gmail accounts. I changed my password just in case but upon inspecting the email details it looks odd. It was accessed by ...
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How to change google applications language?

I used to live in Brazil. But I'm now back in France (my country) and I would like to have google webs apps in French. When I log in to google from a French computer, google sets the language to ...
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How can I view my starred items across all Google tools?

I'm a fairly heavy user of Google tools & am wondering if it's possible to view all items starred in each application. For example, I remember reading about in something recently and am trying ...
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How would I report a problem to Google in situations where there is no link to their Feedback System?

Suppose I find a broken sentence, or a feature that is not working. Is there a way to report this to Google in situations where there is no link to their Feedback System? Can you describe briefly ...
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Does Google login automatically in Gmail?

Does Google log in/out automatically log in Gmail, if I registered the same Google ID and Gmail ID? And vice versa,i.e. Gmail log in/out auto log in/out Google ID as well?
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How to Signup for Google Inactive Account manager?

How do I sign up for Google Inactive Account manager? I have gone through support.google.com, read pages related to Google Inactive Account manager but I have not been able to find any link that would ...
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Google Docs doesn't do copy/paste and requires me to install Google Drive

Today I've got this message, when tried to copy data from my Google Docs spreadsheet: It says I can't use copy/paste if I don't install the Google Drive app. It seems this message is bound to ...
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Google Trends keeps coming up in Chinese

I'm having a problem with Google trends: it keeps coming up in what it looks like Chinese. I tried to eliminate several potential causes: Signed out of my Google account -> still in Chinese. Signed ...
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How does google dynamically count on its space for gmail?

When we look at Gmail login page, we can see the space counting dynamically. What does it represent - does it mean that Google is dynamically increasing it's server space? What happens in the back ...
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Is there a hard limit on the number of devices that can connect to Google's services such as Gmail, Drive, etc?

We have a shared inbox and wanted to know if there is a limitation of how many devices can connect to a given mail box or Google Drive account. For example, as we have over 100 people in a call ...
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Integrate Gmail and Google Calendar with login

Is there a way to get an embedded version of Gmail / Google Calendar with login? (like the one on iGoogle) I did find how to embed a calendar... but I want to see my very own calendar. (Writing an ...
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Modifying user information on Google Apps

I am an administrator of a Google Apps for Education account. When my users log in, they always receive warnings that their information can be accessed, modified, or deleted by an administrator at any ...
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Automated Pay-Days, Genuine Marketing or Scam [closed]

For last two days, I have been noting the add on many high traffic websites that reads Google pays me $5000 per month The add looks like the following on stackoverflow. When I click on the ad, it ...
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Submitting bugs and enhancement requests to Google Documents webapp

Question Does Google provide a public bug tracking system, issue tracking system, or enhancement tracking system (similar to, say, Bugzilla) into which their users could submit reports to actual ...
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How to stop following all blogs on Google FriendConnect [closed]

Somehow, I managed to add all of my subscriptions from Google Reader to Blogger's 'following' service: FriendConnect. This is really annoying, as my 153 subscriptions show up in a list in my Google ...
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Can I get my Google Voice data from Google?

Can I get a document showing any recorded messages that have been left on my Google Voice account? I have been using the generic message since I established the account without even a name recording. ...
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How to recover Google account when two factor authentication is enabled but codes are lost? [duplicate]

Does anyone know how one can recover your Gmail account which has two factor authentication enabled when: you lose the printed codes and your authorized phone + laptop are unavailable? I lost my ...
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Is it possible to “unclear” Google Tasks after you've cleared completed tasks?

In Google Tasks, after you've hit the "Clear completed tasks" button, is there any way to "unclear" the tasks? I'd like to leave them checked off, but return them to the main view with the unchecked ...
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How can I make my calendar in corporate Google account visible to someone outside? (But only availability)

The company I work for uses Google mail, calendar etc. I need to arrange a number of meetings but instead of emailing to people when I am available I would like to provide a limited access to my ...
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How do I change my username on Trello after I set up my account with my Google account?

I set up my Trello account by using the "Log In With Google Account" option. That created a username for me. I don't like that username. Can it be changed? If so, how?
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Can a folder of Google Drive be embedded on a Google Sites page?

I have a Google Sites page and I need to share a folder to a group of people on the intranet. I couldn't find a way to do this way nor a way to do it file by file. I do want to share a folder and ...
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Google Plus circle and email

I had a Google Plus circle with one person in it. I understand that an outsider can see on my profile who is in the circle, but can this outsider see emails, chats, hangouts, etc. too?
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Wrong Google Drive Account

I have the wrong Google Drive account linked to my Trello; how do I correct this? The email address I use to login is the correct email for Google Drive, but the files are not showing when I want to ...
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How to see all matches in Google Contacts?

Does anybody know how to make Google Contacts show all matching contacts and not only 5 suggestions? I.e. If in Google Contacts I type the word “Mark”, it only shows me 5 options/suggestions of ...
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Where can I search the web for sites that are hotlinking JavaScript from a particular domain? [closed]

Similar to Google's inanchor: operator, I'm looking for a search engine that will let me search for sites that are using a particular JavaScript. For instance I would like to search to compare the ...
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Stopped receiving e-mails from google groups

I was receiving e-mails from a google group for the last 4-5 months. But all of a sudden, I stopped receiving e-mails. I don't know the root cause of the problem. I didn't unsubscribe from the group, ...
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Can I apply Google's “Scan and Match” feature to music I have already uploaded?

With Google's "Scan and Match" feature, I understand that when I go to upload new music, Google will scan the music prior to uploading, and if Google has a copy already, it just adds their copy to my ...
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Google Image Search - Specify exact width with any height?

The Google image search has the ability to search for images with specific dimensions. For example, you can search for an image with an exact pixel width and height of your choice. However, if you ...
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Can the Trello Android app support multiple Google accounts?

I have two Google accounts (for work and personal). This works fine in Chrome, but is there an easy way in the Android app to switch accounts?
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Adding a Google Hangout button to my site. When visitors click it, is there anyway for it to initiate a hangout with me?

Basically, I am adding a Google Hangout button to my Contact page. The idea is for my visitors to be able to press the button and for it to initiate a Google Hangout with me. Is this possible? Is ...
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Any way to auto-add “&hl=en” to URLs of Google services? [closed]

Google tries to "help" users understand English language content in its various services like Google Groups when the reader is located in presumably non-English speaking territories. There are a few ...
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Log in to Google Talk XMPP with non-Gmail account? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to connect Google Talk with a non-Gmail Google account I use username@mydomain.com to log into Google. I don't have/want Gmail. How do I connect Pidgin XMPP client to ...
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Report nickname instead of primary email for sso? [closed]

I use google apps for domains, the free version, I like to have my accounts setup with nicknames so I can filter off spam services. E.g. my primary email is me@domain.com I have the following ...
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How to disable SMS in Google's 2-step verification?

Everytime I log in on a new device or browser I get the SMS text message with the 2nd step digits. It's pretty annoying. I already have the Google Authenticator to calculate my digits and it works ...
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How can I share my YouTube clip anonymously?

I have uploaded a video to YouTube and I want to share it without revealing my YouTube identity. Meaning I don't want people to see other videos of mine or my YouTube or Gmail username. How can I do ...
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Get a shortened (minimalist) link to a Google search

Sometimes, I want a shortened link to the results of a Google Search, to share in a comment on facebook or in a forum. A URL shortener (e.g., bit.ly) is not great, because the resulting Google Search ...
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Can I change the Google open ID for my Trello account?

In Trello, is it possible to change the Google open ID you use to log in to the account?
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How can I email a photo from Google plus via gmail?

I have a photo under Photos on G+. I want to email it to someone. Ideally, I could do this from Gmail, but if I can do it from G+ that would be great. I don't see any way of doing this from Gmail. In ...
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Revalidate primary domain for Google Apps for Business

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 via ...