Questions tagged [google-plus]

Google+ is an interest-based social network that is owned and operated by Google Inc.

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How to continue reading a Google+ community/collection?

I'm reading a Google+ community. Now I want to quit and come back later on that page, but I want to navigate to the position of the post I have read before I leave, but I don't know how. Currently I ...
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Search your Google+ conversations

Google provides the dominant Internet search. Moreover, it puts forward its Google+ social network (discussions), particularly, converting every YouTube conversation into one. How do you connect these ...
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Why can't I “plus 1” certain pages in Google+?

I have a Google+ account and the "g+1" button on my toolbar. For most web pages the button is enabled and I can, should I so wish, show my "love" for the page by clicking it. However, there are some ...
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Are YouTube videos you upload posted to the connected Google+ account?

I just started a new YouTube channel and I'm wondering if the videos you uploaded get posted to your Google+ account? Basically I have my main Google/YouTube account and I went and created a new ...
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Hide existing YouTube comments from Google+ Posts

I've been using YouTube and Google+ for years now. In the past I've posted comments on YouTube videos with little restraint. Now, unfortunately, my Google+ feed is an embarrassing window into the mind ...
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Google+ +1 tab missing - where do I find what pages I have given +1?

I want to know what pages I have given a +1 in Google+. Previously I could see this in the +1 tab on my Google+ profile. The help still describes this as the place to look However, I can no longer ...
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Is there any way to reorder the list of communities on Google+?

I subscribe to many communities on Google+. Is there any way to reorder the matrix of communities or at least show the most recently viewed ones first?
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How do I set a community to be the landing page when I go to plus.google.com?

plus.google.com takes me to a feed that I am not interested in. I am only interested in seeing a single specific community's page. Is there a way to set this by default? If not that, can I set (https:/...
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How to change “other names” in my Google Plus basic info

I want to change "other names" in Google Plus other info but there is no link to do it
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Remove Google+ profile from Gmail contact?

I use the web interface for Gmail regularly and recently noticed that one of my contacts (let's call him Jim Smith) has a Google+ account attached to his email address...and I cannot remove the damn ...
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Shared albums from Google Plus not showing in Google Photos

Last year I made a few albums and shared them. I think I used the Google Plus photo feature to create a link and email it to my family. Now I'm using Google Photos (i.e. the new standalone app) and I ...
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Get notified when friends come online in Google Plus

Is there anyway to set up Google Plus so that you get notified when friends in your Circles come online in Google Plus? If this is of any importance, I have a Google account without Gmail. This will ...
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How can I get a custom Google Plus profile URL using the new Google Plus?

I have a Google Plus personal profile, and I want to get a custom URL for it. I meet all of the requirements for getting a custom URL: You have ten or more followers (people who have added you to ...
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Two pages on Google+

How can I add second page in Google Plus? I have personal Google+ account and my company page, but I want to create next page about my hobby. How can I do this?
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Is it possible on that +1 be seen only by the owner of the post in Google+?

So when I put +1 on someone’s post on Google+, is it possible that only the person which shared it can see my +1?
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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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Delete a profile photo from Google+ When Google+ Photos shows no record of the photo

How do I delete my profile photo from Google+? I am having an incredible amount of trouble clicking through Google plus, trying to find the delete button. This situation is unique in the sense that ...
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Why is YouTube showing me notifications that I disabled?

I receive these absolute rubbish notifications. Not in email, but in YouTube. I only really want notifications where people have replied to me. Here are the settings I have ticked/unticked: https://...
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How to report impersonation of Hangout account

Someone is trying to impersonate me and has created a Google+ account and Hangouts. The Google+ account has a picture of me and I reported the impersonation of it and it was removed by Google. But the ...
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How to remove all friends in Google+ at once

I just found out that I have a massive fake friends list in my account. I have more than 4k friends, and it’s hard to remove them one by one. Is there a way to mass-remove them? And if yes, how?
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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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Converting from Google Circle contacts to Google mail recipients

I am a realtor and have 580 other realtors that I have downloaded their email addresses into a Google Circle. Now I am trying to email them a mass email for an Open House on this Sunday. I have placed ...
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Any way to see where Google+ profile views have come from?

I have a pretty inactive Google+ account, I tend to post every few weeks. I now have 280,000 profile views although I have no idea where they came from. They seemed to come in one large batch. Is ...
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Odd, spam-like posts on Google+

I run a photography business page on Google+ with about 1,300 followers. Lately (in the last 3-4 months or so) I've had strange comments that aren't spammy, but are odd nonetheless. Tonight I posted ...
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Photo slideshow in Google Sites that works without Flash?

Just inserted a Google+ photo album on a web page built with Google Sites, then realized that it requires Flash! This means it doesn't display on my tablet, for example. Without requiring Flash, Is ...
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Google+ page: “Error 500 : The system has encountered a problem”

We create a Google page for our company. After a few days we received a letter from Google to validate our company. A code was written to this letter and we used this like asked. The code was well ...
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Will this delete my entire Google Account or just Google plus?

I don't know why can't they be more clear on this.
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Show Google Photos as Chromecast backdrop? [closed]

It looks like Chromecast backdrops pulls its photos from Google+ photos, but Google+ shut down its photo feature on 8/1/2015. First, what gives? Second, is there any way presently to show my ...
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Changed Google Page ownership, now can't log into email

I had a Google Plus business page where and I changed the ownership of the account to a new manager. The Google Plus page had an associated email account that could be logged into just like any other ...
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Is there any way to send an email to everyone in a Google Circle from Gmail? Or create a Contact Group from Circle?

It looks like the answer is no (at least from within Gmail).
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Why can't I see who all my friend shared a post with?

When a friend shares a post privately on Google+ and I'm one of the ones they shared it with, I can click on the "shared privately" link and it will show me everyone the post was shared with and then ...
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Search public images in Google Photos

On Picasa Web Album, I can search all public photos via the explore features, for instance a search by tag: https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/view?feat=tags&psc=G&filter=0&tags=wikimania (...
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How to stop your YouTube comments/activities from showing on Google+

I don't want anyone know what videos I’m watching/liking/commenting or any of my activity from YouTube to show on my Google+ page or stream. I found a few settings on the privacy page: But I can't ...
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I can't get in to my Google+ account; I don't know what email I used

I made a Google Plus account for my business a few years ago and now I need to edit it. I tried all my Gmail accounts to retrieve it, yet none of them work. How can I find the correct email used to ...
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How do I remove myself from Google+ search?

Sorry if this is confusing. I received notification in my Gmail saying someone added me to their circle and invited me to join Google+. I'm assuming Google+ allows users to find people by name or ...
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How can I make my Google+ posts and comments available to the public communities that I've joined?

Every time I commented on a Google+ post, I noticed that my comments were being ignored and no one seemed to even see my comments. I've made comments on various posts from communities that I've joined,...
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Unable to add someone to my circle

My granddaughter and I both have Google accounts and I have her in my circles. However when she tries to add me to her circles, she cannot. I have checked her status and I have not blocked her. ...
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I can't change my Google+ profile name

So I really want to change my Google Plus name, but it's telling me that I've changed it too recently. I know that the current name policy is a maximum of 3 changes per 90 days, (or 3 months) and I ...
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Dissociate YouTube channel from Google + account

I created a Google+ Page with the wrong account. Now I am trying to delete this page but every time I try to do so I get that before deleting the page I have to disassociate my YouTube channel. I ...
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Duplicate Google+ Page with same verified address

I have one Google+ account with two pages, I own them. The two pages are verified at the same address. When I visit Page Setting, I can't remove the link to Google Maps for either page. What can I do ...
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What can be the reasons for me being no more able to share to Google+ communities?

I did share successfully 2 posts to a G+ community beginning of April 2015 and now I tried doing it again (to the same community) last week. The post shows up in the community when using my account (...
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How to make to an existing public post private in Google Plus?

I wrote a post, tagging two people, intending it for their eyes only. A good conversation was had, but a week later, I noticed getting +1s on it from other people I didn't intend to share it with. I'd ...
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Why plus ones and comments are not displaying in the Google+ profile

Google+ profile has a few menu options. Two of them are "+1s" and "Comments". These should display all the posts that I gave a +1 and and all the comments I made to other people's posts, correct? I'm ...
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Why won't my Google+ photos appear completely in Google Drive?

After enabling the new photos feature I waited a couple of days to let Google sync my 30K+ photos from Google+ to Google Drive. But now it's stuck for days without any indication of progress. How can ...
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My Posts Not Visible In Google+ Community?

I have joined a community and apparently recently I am unable to post to the Google+ community. I mean I am able to post, I can see my post in my profile or the community but other people tend to be ...
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How to embed a single photo from Google+ into a blog

I've created photo galleries on my blog. I used tables and it was easy to embed pics from Picasa. I did some complicated thing to embed pics from Google+ not too long ago but I cannot figure it out ...
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How to set default video playback resolution on Google+?

I've been using google plus to host and share videos lately and I really like it. Unfortunately when I click to play back a video it defaults to 360p when 720p is available. Is there some way to set ...
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How does Google+ Photos know the location where the photos were taken in?

I took a photo in the UTC +2 time zone with my Samsung. I then uploaded it to Google+ Photos. Then Google Photos automatically created a "story" for me, which is a compilation of various photos (that ...
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Is there a way to force Google Photos to create a story of a certain time range?

I had someone visiting me for 16 days in another country. We travelled a lot, took pictures, videos. It would be amazing to have a Story made by Google Photos on Google+ out of this time range. I ...
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Sort Google+ Photos Albums by name

I'm trying to figure out which folders I backed up with Google? How do I sort Google+ Photos Albums by name?