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Can't log in to Gmail

yesterday it asked for my pin and I think I gave it my personal pin instead of my work pin number and today every time I go to log on to my work gmail it says "Can't reach this page." Every two ...
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Former member of our Google group deleted and can NOT be re added!

One of our members accidentally deleted his account and when we go to re add him we get this message: Some email addresses cannot be added to this group because their accounts are disabled or are ...
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How do I remove permission from an app that I gave Google OAuth access to?

I gave Google OAuth access to this app that wanted to read Google Analytics API info. http://www.panguintool.com No problem, but now I want to take away that app's permission to read my data. Where ...
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How do I recover my email account [duplicate]

I need help recovering my old accounts and I have a bunch to find and I've tried looking up by phone number and it didn't work
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Stop Chrome from asking me which account I want to log in as?

A while back I logged into an application using another account from my company. Now whenever I go back to that application, I am routed to the URL: https://accounts.google.com/AccountChooser?{giant ...
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Gmail showing “Authorized App” in my recent activity list

I have a fairly complex password and I have 2 factor auth enabled but I'm seeing in my recent activity list: Authorized Application (532713016892-ev29m8tv9gejefcvvv1o3coj5bhkc1ar.apps....
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How to move Google Photos albums from one account to another?

I have multiple free Google Photos accounts and I'd like to consolidate them all into a single paid account. I found a way to move photos from one account to another (basically make a partner account,...
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Sign out one at a time from multiple Gmail accounts in Chrome

Anyone has solution how to sign out one account at a time instead of signing out all at one time in Gmail? Because, for example, I use Gmail account A to Sync my whole data, like Chrome, Google Keep,...
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Move labeled subset of Gmail messages to another account

I want to move my messages from one Gmail account to another, but not all and that is the problem. All manuals in the web shows how to set up forwarding/import that moves all messages, but I don't ...
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“Add Account” is not letting me create a new Gmail account

I am trying to add a third email account to my google ID. It won't let me. It just takes me in circles. From the dropdown menu under my name icon, I select: Add Account That takes me to a new tab or ...
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How do I Log out of Google Accounts, one at a time?

I volunteer for many organizations, earning me several Google accounts to manage. The Multiple account sign-in feature built into Google is wonderful, except when I click Sign out, its signs out of ...
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Google Docs use multiple accounts without signing out

I have four Google accounts and in two of them I use Docs regularly. But I can't switch accounts in Google Docs (in Drive I can): As you can see, all other accounts are disabled. On some pages it ...
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Google search takes too long when logged in to Google account

Recently I've been experiencing very long loading times when searching in Google. On average around 4-5 seconds, however it has always been under 1 second. This happens only when I'm logged in to my ...
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Keyboard shortcut to switch between Google accounts?

I use multiple accounts with various Google web apps, including Gmail, Calendar, Docs/Drive, and Voice. Is there any way to get a keyboard shortcut to switch among accounts?
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How to disable “Verify it's you” on Gmail, without phone? [duplicate]

Sometimes, when I try to access my Gmail account from some other computer or country, an annoying security feature prevents me from doing so. I get the following message: Verify it's you There's ...
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How to disable Gmail's login verification “There's something unusual about how you're signing in.”?

Sometimes, I get this message: There's something unusual about how you're signing in. To show that it's really you, complete the task below. This usually happens when attempting to log in from ...
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What is the difference between accounts.google.com and myaccount.google.com

(EDIT: Linked to https://support.google.com/accounts/thread/6363189?msgid=6363189) I have my old Email address X@gmail.com Initially I used an eight char password, but later I changed to an 11-char ...
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How can regular non admin users see which G Suite package is used for their account?

For regular non admin users, is there a way to see which which package is used for their G Suite account?
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Can I have 2 recovery phone numbers in my Google account?

When I travel abroad, it often happens that my original carrier is not valid, which means that sometimes I have to change my phone number to another carrier when I am in another country. So ...
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When I add a Google Contact, if there is an existing photo, where does it come from?

In a few instances, I have added a new contact on my phone, which is synched to Google Contacts. When viewing in Contacts, there is an existing photo associated with that person. Where is this photo ...
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How to retrieve Google lost account [duplicate]

My phone was stolen for2 3 months ago and now I've forgot my google play games password n g mail
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Error while creating YouTube channel - “A name has not been set for this account. Please try again when a name has been set.”

I am trying to receive ownership of a YouTube channel at https://myaccount.google.com/brandaccounts. But I get the error "Failed to accept invitation". Also I am not able to create a new channel. ...
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Unable to set nickname/change name of Google account

I am trying to change the name in my google account at https://aboutme.google.com/. I get the following error. Trouble updating your information. Please try again later.
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How to comment on YouTube without your name, but send from Gmail with your name?

I have a friend whose Gmail account name is a fairly cryptic series of letters, and who filled out equally cryptic strings when Google asked for his first and last name, so that emails come from ...
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Audit log for logins google account

Facebook provides a very useful audit log that shows login attempts made, 2 factor authentication confirmations and logins and logouts. Google's Myaccount screen shows logged in devices but does not ...
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Attackers might be trying to steal your information from accounts.blogger.com

Occasionally Google askes me to re-authenticate myself. And I get the screen below after entering my password. Anyone else getting this too? Why is this happening?
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How to change the default Google account for Google webpages on Chrome?

So I have a Google account signed into Chrome through which I keep bookmarks, etc. However, I use a different (work) account for most of my calendar needs. How can I make it so that when I go to ...
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If a YouTube channel gets banned, does the associated Gmail account get banned also?

I have a YouTube channel that recently got its first ever copyright violation. This YouTube account is linked to my main Gmail account with thousands of emails. My question is simple: if the YouTube ...
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G-Mail logging me out unexpectedly

Problem: When I sign into two G-Mail accounts while using Chrome and then close the window, I'm logged out of both G-Mail accounts. Is there a way to prevent the forceful logout? For the things I've ...
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Google wants my phone number. I don't have one [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a new google account and it wants a phone number. I don't have a mobile phone number. What should I do? I need an account and don't have the time to get a new phone and pay for it ...
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Changing Gmail account belonging to my Google+ account

I've had the same Gmail account now for 5+ years. I have a Google+ account associated with that Gmail account. I want to change my email address, so I created a new Gmail account. How do I associate ...
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How to make all Google products appear in English?

Most of my accounts on various Google products are on English, but some consistently appear on my native tongue, Croatian (for example, Webmaster tools). I don't like this inconsistency, and would ...
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Can emails sent from my deleted Google/Gmail account be read?

I want to know if I can still read emails sent from my deleted Google/Gmail account in Gmail? Like say I sent an email to another Gmail account and deleted the account that sent the email. Can I still ...
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How to remove accounts from “Choose an account” list in Google sign in?

When signing in with Google (OAuth), it shows a list of accounts it already knows about. How can I remove some accounts from this list? I know I can nuke all of them by deleting all cookies, but I'd ...
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A (spoofed?) trusted device has logged in from an unrecognized location

Recently my Google account was hacked. I have 2-factor authentication turned on. 2-factor authentication was not required for the hacker to gain access to my account, nor did the hacker trigger ...
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Is there a way to allow users to access Google Sheets with installable triggers without manually signing in?

I have set up a Google Apps Script that validates data that is entered into various Google Sheets files. I am looking for a way to allow users to access those Google Sheets files without making them ...
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Google sign in with 2 step verification but no longer have that number [duplicate]

I have a Google account that has over a thousand pictures of my daughter that was killed last year at the age of 23. My back up phone number was that of friend who also passed away around the same ...
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how do I recover my previous google account? [duplicate]

Out of desparation I opened a new google account an hour ago because I was getting nowhere trying to recover my old one which worked fine yesterday
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Confusing Google icons

This is what I see when an app/script asks to access my Google account: There's a circle icon by the sentence "View and.."; and a white arrow icon by the sentence "Display and.."; What do the icons ...
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How do I recover my Google account (or Gmail) password or username?

I have forgotten the password or username for my Google account, or I'm unable to access my account for other reasons. How can I recover my account? (This Q&A is meant as a general description ...
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How to log into Facebook using alternative accounts (Google, OpenID)

Everybody has a Google account. Yet, I see no way to use it to enter the Facebook. Others say that I must check "Linked Accounts" in https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook....
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YouTube homepage looks zoomed, it only shows 2 videos in 1 row

This is how it looks: It looks like this when i open homepage The thing is that when I change account it works normal. It behaves like this only on homepage and in all browsers, on all computers ...
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Unable to watch videos on YouTube when logged in account

I have a pretty strange problem with YouTube: when I just go on YouTube and watch any video through Firefox, Chrome or Chromium (both with Flash and HTML5 players), it works perfectly. BUT! When I ...
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Change Google 2FA app from Gmail to another on iOS?

When logging into a Google service on the web with 2FA enabled, Google will prompt you to go to the Gmail app on the iPhone to confirm the login. If you delete the Gmail app, it will still prompt you ...
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How to prove that I'm the owner of a hacked google account

Please read the question before marking it as duplicate! It says that I know that standard answers and that I understand the WHYs, but that I have a different case. "You case is ignored by Google" ...
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How do I change my default account with Google multiple sign-in?

After I enable multiple sign-in, and login to multiple accounts, I see that one of them says "(Default)". How do I change which of the accounts is the default one?
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Google account password reset [duplicate]

Everyone knows Google linked everything in one account. YouTube, Gmail, etc. I'm trying to recover my YouTube account but it send me to my Google account so I don't remember that password. I go to ...
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How do I access the Google login page for a non-SSO account, if an SSO IDP is redirecting me?

I have a work Google account and a personal Google account. The work Google account uses a SAML identity provider (like Auth0, Okta, OneLogin, etc). The personal Google account is just a regular non-...
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Disallowing multiple logins from same account on Google Drive

My business model mandates sharing a folder containing a vault of videos with my clients. Unfortunately, when I share the video vault with one client, they can in turn share their Google login with ...

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