Questions tagged [user-accounts]

The representation of a physical user, usually in a computer system and hence coded with a number. May hold personal details and preferences.

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Is GitHub shadowbanning my account by returning 404 to other users who access my profile?

I've recently created another account on GitHub to host stuff that I didn't want to associate with my main account. I used an email address under my domain name and verified it. I was able to create ...
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Can I follow a user's activity on a Bugzilla instance?

There's a user who I see active on a bunch of bugs on a Bugzilla instance (= an installation of the bugzilla bug tracker on some website) I'm on. But - I don't see everything he's doing... I know I ...
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Does Telegram support multiple profiles?

I have my Username, Profile Name, DP etc. of Telegram to be something familiar to my friends and family members. I don't want to use the same in online channels. Will I be able to have a different ...
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Suddenly cannot switch to YouTube account with no channel

I've just tried in my desktop browser (Firefox) to switch to the YouTube account with no channel. But it's not there on the list, only the three channel accounts which are associated with the Google ...
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How to change report ownership?

When you inactivate a username inside GAM, it automatically cancels all scheduled reports which that user once set up for other people. Is there a way to just change the relevant reports' ownership, ...
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Why can't I access someone's Instagram account if they have not blocked me?

Instagram now deletes all comments and likes from a user that is blocked. So I can't find or access the Instagram account today that I gave some beneficial comments to just a few days ago. From ...
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Why is GMX refusing to let me sign up for an account?

I'm trying to sign up for a GMX account (I had signed up for another one in the past). When I click the "Sign Up" button, I get a telling me: We’re very sorry – we can’t sign you up Your ...
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Instagram: Comunity manager using his own credentials

I have a Business Account on Instagram. I would like another person (like a comunity manager or so) being able to post content on my account but using his own credentials, not mine. He would be able ...
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Unable to Sign-Up and Create a Free IBM Cloud Account

I am here because IBM Cloud support is useless and hope somebody here may have better suggestions. As stated in the title, I want to sign-up with IBM Cloud to try out Watson. I have already created ...
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Is there a way to make an Instagram account be as if it was a "new" account?

I have a question about Instagram: is there a way to make my Instagram account "be" as if it was a new one? Let me explain better: I made a comment on the profile of a brand ambassador and now several ...
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Is it possible to buy and create an invoice on eBay as a business?

I created a business account on eBay but it seems to be only for selling things. I would like to buy an item for my business computer and would like to have an invoice for it, having my company name ...
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Transfer Google Accounts

I'm part of a nonprofit that runs workshops for schoolchildren. In these workshops they must edit Google Drive documents. Up to 90 children attend these workshops at a time and they all need a ...
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Facebook wants my phone number to let me in

All of a sudden I'm unable to access my Facebook profile, I'm asked to provide my phone number to be sent a verification code. I don't want to give Facebook my phone number, but I can't find another ...
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How to Remove a "Yahoo!" Alias?

As it can be noticed in the following Screen-Shot, I have discovered that I still have a Yahoo! Alias that I hoped that I deleted quite a while ago. I am talking about the Varada_PRADA alias. This ...
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My Gmail is lost and I can't find it anywhere [duplicate]

I literally lost my Gmail account. When I go to Gmail, only my daughter's pops up and mine is nowhere to be found.
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Search for users by timezone or country on Slack?

For example if I wanted to see all users who were in Australia, could I search for them by either a timezone or country?
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Does a private folder always stay as such on GitHub?

I am asking because I have a free account on GitHub as a student which it seems will expire over time and now I have a few private repositories. Will they become public?
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I deleted my Google security question by mistake and there is now no way to get another one

I agree that a two-step sign in procedure is better than the old security question method. However, we live off-grid where there is no cellular phone signal. So the two-step logon process will not ...
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What profile picture is this, and why do a lot of YouTube's users have it?

Here is the profile picture that I am referring to:
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Can a Twitter account have multiple users contributing?

We have a Twitter account for our company but want other staff members to contribute to its feed. Is this possible?
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Can I sign into two different Trello accounts at the same time?

Can I sign into two different user accounts on Trello at the same time using a single browser? Clarification: I'd like to have them in two tabs on the same browser window.
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Is there a number or ID that I can give to people that want to video call me with Google Hangouts?

I want to have people be able to call my on Google Hangouts. They can search by name to find me, but there are several people and profiles with my name and they don't always get the right one. Is ...
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Dwolla not deleting my account

Yesterday I started to create an account on Dwolla. As I couldn't input certain required information, I had to cancel the signup. When I tried to find a "Delete account" option, I notice there's none....
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Is it allowed to have multiple accounts on YouTube? [closed]

Does YouTube allow users to have multiple accounts? Do they specifically allow/forbid this practice?
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Cannot create a Reddit account [closed]

I'm seeing some weird behavior when I try to create a Reddit account. It says the account name is acceptable / not taken, my passwords match, and I pass the CAPTCHA (I get an error when I don't) but ...
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Can't set up 2 step authentication on a Google Apps for Business account

I'm having issues setting up 2 step authentication on a Google Apps user account. I've gone to the settings page and normally under the password tile there is the option to setup 2 step auth, but when ...
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Send mail from a different address or alias on Gmail

I'm trying to add an alias to my Google Apps for Business Gmail account following this article: https://support.google.com/mail/answer/22370?hl=en&ref_topic=3395757 But at the step 5 "Click Next ...
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Cannot remove account from mitro.co

I signed up for mitro.co and imported my data. I am trying now to delete my account with data. I cannot find any way to delete my data from their servers. Does anyone know how to achieve this?
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YouTube "Full Movies" Accounts

While searching for clips from movies (e.g. songs, lines, etc.), I often see some results that have the following similarities: An extremely long length (up to hour(s)), similar to a feature-length ...
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"Your account is temporarily unavailable. Regain access by logging in from a web browser" [closed]

A friend of mine has asked for help because his Hotmail account, and Facebook account associated with it, have been hacked. There's no way to recover the Hotmail account - the hacker has secured it ...
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How to provide limited control to non-account owners in Twitter

I want to provide an external freelancer access to our corporate Twitter account, without giving that person the option to hijack the account. Sort of like the page managers function in Facebook, ...
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Two separate Gmail accounts

There are two separate users with separate Gmail accounts on this computer. However, now that my brother has signed up for Gmail, he is the only one who can sign into an account on the computer. It ...
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Error 450 when trying to create an Outlook.com account

Am working on uploading my team project on visualstudio.com. As required, I have to create a Hotmail account. After completing the registration process, I got this error: Sign Up Error 450 You'...
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Can I create an Instagram account without downloading the app?

How can I create an account without downloading Instagram?
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How can I delete my account from Agilefant?

I created an account on Agilefant. But now I want to delete the account due to some reason and want to re-create it. How to do this?
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How does YouTube detect the country of its users?

Does YouTube detect the country of its users (video viewers and people who have liked a video) by their IP address or by details they have given (country information they have given when signing up to ...
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Is there a way to create a Yahoo! account without having a cell phone that can receive SMS messages?

I'd like to create a Yahoo! account. The signup page won't let me proceed without entering a cell phone number, and it won't recognize my Google Voice number as a valid cell phone number. Is there a ...
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What sort of mechanisms are used by web applications to track my actions? [closed]

I am concerned about my privacy. I have read in multiple websites and forums that it is very common for web applications to track my activities. However, I have no clear idea of the actual ...
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Replicate user permissions for Google Sites/Docs

I have User B temporarily filling the role of User A. User A is owner or editor over several Sites/Pages and Docs. The Sites have hundreds of Docs on them. I want to replicate all the Google Sites/...
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Find out how and who hacked into personal Facebook account

Someone tagged photos of a guy I date and myself to the guy's friends (a woman) wall, but kept the guy blocked from seeing pictures. I did not do this but the guy showed me the girl's wall and my name ...
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Username change on Transifex

Is there are any way to change username on Transifex?
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How do I make myself an admin and delete old members/staff?

My seven-strong team and I are using Trello through Trello.com. Unfortunately, several staff members have left in the past 12 months, including the one who set up the account, and none of us seem to ...
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Change the admin user for a Trello organization?

How would I go about changing the administrator user to someone else? Recently the person who signed up our organization for Trello left. We are trying to reach them to see if they can transfer the ...
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Adding more than 50 users to a private blog on Blogger

I have set up a private blog in Blogger, and now I am adding users who will be able to see the blog under Settings -> Basic -> Permissions -> Blog Readers -> Add Readers. It seems that I am restricted ...
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If converting a Facebook profile to a Facebook page then is the username retained?

Facebook provides a facility to convert a profile to a page. But is the username also transferred to the page? (that is what I want).
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Assign Card to a User by Default in Trello

I have a project where I am working with just one developer. Every card is for him to review. Is there a way to have the cards for that project assigned to him by default? It is annoying to have to ...
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Setting up a workflow in Trello

Is there any way to set up dependencies across cards? That is, Card B cannot be changed/completed/marked done unless Card A is set to done. Alternatively, it could be nice to be able to assign each ...
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Adding user to an Organization in Trello

I just created an Organization, added a user who accepted the invitation, and created a board, with Organization visibility only. When I, as an admin, create a new card and try to assign it to the ...
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What happens when I block someone on Twitter?

What happens when I block someone on Twitter? Do they get notified about the block? Won't they see me in future searches? What's the deal?
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Where can I see my total Amazon S3 usage? [closed]

I don't seem to be able to find a total amount of data I have stored in Amazon S3. Total per bucket is okay, entire total also, and both would be best.
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