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Is there such a thing as a Google Brand Account in existence?

When I try to create a Google brand account, it directs me to a Google support page called "Move YouTube channel to Brand Account", and on that page there is written - quote: "If your YouTube channel ...
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How to keep Gmail alias account settings separate?

The company I work for gives us Gmail addresses which are company managed. For a project I am doing, I have to work with an alias address. It wasn't my choice for it to be an alias, rather than a ...
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How do I change my Youtube nickname from “Firstname Lastname” to “Nickname” or just “Firstname”

I'm encountering a small but rather frustrating stupid problem that's driving me mad. At some point Google insisted on me specifying a first and last name. I entered "Stromboli" for both. Since then, ...
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How to remove profile picture in Google account?

I am looking for remove my profile picture and keep default Google account profile picture.
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How to get rid of Google profile photo?

I deleted my Google+ profile photo, but I still see it on the top-right corner of Google. However, when I click it, the popup (which says "My Account", "Add Account", etc.) doesn't have my profile ...
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How do I change my Google profile picture?

Where it says your name in the very top right hand corner next to the minimize, restore down, and close buttons, if you click on that you see your account name and your profile picture. How do you ...
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Is there any way to display your last name first on Google Plus/Google products?

In some cultures last names are normally written before the first name, e.g. in East Asia as well as Turkey. Facebook offers you this option to display your name in this order. However I don't see any ...
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How to change profile picture on Google?

I'm trying to change my profile picture on Google, but it keeps putting my old picture over lapping my new one? I clicked on my picture and pressed change profile, and uploaded my new photo. I ...
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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 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 corner > click change > under your photos, ...
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Where can I change the photo for posting to Google Groups?

Google groups leads me to my Google+ profile, but the picture on Google+ is different from the thumbnail. Where can I change my actual Google Groups picture? See: When I post a new topic and want to ...
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How to use just Nickname instead of Full name on G+?

I'm following these Desktop steps to add the nickname for my G+ profile, however I'm not able to use my nickname to display on comments. For example going to some Chrome web store and posting the ...
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How to change Gmail profile picture without using Google+

I want to change my profile picture on Gmail, but I can't use Google+ since it's my school email account. I've been looking for a way to change my profile pic, and maybe one of you can help me. Does ...
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Change Google account name

How to change Google account name? I was trying to find answer with Google, but got many not actual information since Google has done many changes in its user interface.
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How do I change my display name on Google?

The name displayed on my Google account is someone else's so I need to change it, however I can't figure out how to do that. I deleted my Google+ account in the hopes that that would do it but it hasn'...
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How do I hide my Google plus profile picture from myself?

I use my actual face for my Google+ profile but since I'm not a narcissist, I'm already sick of seeing it every single time I'm using Youtube, Gmail, Maps, Calendar and of course Search. How can I ...
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How to I delete my Gmail photo

I only want my photo to show for my blog; is that possible? How do I delete it from appearing in my Gmail emails?
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Why in Google products like Docs or Talk, my username listed instead of the full name?

For example in Google Docs others see me like this: Same in Gmail Chat, my friends see my username in the list, instead of my name. I've checked my account settings, and the profile, all seems to be ...
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Delete photo in Gmail/Google profile without uploading another?

I want to delete the photo associated with my Gmail account without adding another photo. I tried doing this in Google profile, but I could only find the option to upload a different photo (which I ...