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How can I add a shortcut on my desktop to a document in Google Docs?

I would like to have a shortcut on my desktop to an Excel document in Google Docs. How can I create a shortcut (icon) like this? I use Google Chrome as web browser.
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Send mail from a Gmail catch all address

I just recently set up Google Apps (Standard) on my domain, and I have a catch-all e-mail address on it that I pull e-mail from locally, so I can easily receive e-mail to anything@example.com. Now I ...
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Google.com instead of google.se? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to test google.com outside the US? Whenever I enter google.com in the url it will be converted to google.se. Is there a way to prohibit that?
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Does Google Chrome experience more broken links than other browsers? [closed]

Is it just me or does Google Chrome fail to link more often than other browsers? I was previously using Firefox and constantly reloading the page wasn't an issue.
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Change Google Account display?

My first name is Lacto and last name Mah. My Gmail is lacto.mah@gmail.com. But why does Google keep showing me: lactomah@gmail.com? It shows me that one when I have logged in into gmail.com/google....
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Remove notifications from Facebook Group

So Facebook new Groups came out and I decided to join a group that was very popular (very). Left a comment on a post then left for 15 minutes. Checked my mail and 10 notifications were seen! As I ...
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3answers
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Google dictionary per language?

We are using Google translate when we are translating words/sentences into another language. But what if I want to lookup what a word means in my own language or in English. Is there a Google ...
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1answer
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How can I obliterate the history of a Google Docs document?

I have a Google Docs document that I want to share, but I don't want to retain the revision history when I do so. What's the easiest way to go about this?
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How to insert an image into Google Forms?

Last time I tried, you can't put an image into a Google form. Example, if you want people to vote on pictures, you can't do this. People use hacks to put in their own image. Am I missing something ...
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2answers
651 views

Search within results - Google Search

How can I "search within results" in a Google Search page? Example: I want to search something from the Google Search result of "more useful than" firefox OR chrome. How can I do that?
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1answer
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Shareaholic registration

On the Shareaholic website there is a login page. Are there any benefits to be a registered member? Are there features that I'm not even aware of without registration?
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Using Google Maps while offline

I like using Google Maps on my laptop to navigate, but not everywhere I have internet access. Is there a way to use Google Maps when offline? I'd want to have the entire map database for my (small) ...
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Craigslist monitoring and notification

I have setup Google Reader with an RSS feed to some specific Craig's List searches so that I can try to get new postings for items I'm looking for quickly. There's two problems with this: Google ...
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How to have emails matching a specific Gmail filter sent as SMS to a mobile device?

In some cases I receive an email that I would like to know about immediately. Regardless of whether or not my 'phone has email abilities, SMS messages coming to my mobile are much more in your face. ...
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Website with alerts that monitors flight prices [closed]

I know sky scanner, and find it very useful. But I wonder if there is some similar website, where you can register, and add some flight alerts, so the system continuously monitors prices for your ...
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6answers
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Not able to hear voice but can hear music in YouTube

I was trying to watch some video in YouTube today. I am not able to listen to what they are speaking. But whenever some music come up I am able to hear it. Why is this? (I am using Firefox if it’s ...
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Hotmail deletes mail in “Deleted” folder after 7 days

I recently signed up to Hotmail and to keep my inbox clean I've always deleted messages (these messages then go to the Deleted mail folder) and I quite often go there to find an old message that I ...
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How to search on Google and not have results be influenced by cookies/IP location etc

Is this possible? http://vanillaresults.com/ does not work.
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2answers
1k views

What's the best way to search for old tweets?

I find twitter search kind of buggy. Is there another way of doing that search? I don't mean tweets from a user (I use Google for that). I mean tweets from history.
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4answers
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Looking for a safe/tool site for checking domain names [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Good webapp for checking availability of domain names? My wife wants to register several new business domains. She is non-technical so would appreciate a solution that doesn't ...
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2answers
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How do I publish this survey created in Google Docs?

I have a student who created a Form in Google Docs using their Google Apps for Education account. For some reason, we are unable to send this published form so that others can take the survey. Why ...
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1answer
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What's the difference between the plethora of RSS feeds Google groups offers?

Google groups makes feeds available for any given discussion group. Eight of them, in fact, by mixing and matching: 15/50 New [items] Where [items] are messages/topics Atom 1.0/RSS 2.0 For example: ...
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3answers
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@hotmail.com or @live.com?

is there any difference between email accounts created with either domain?advantages disadvantages?. There must be a reason for Microsoft creating the @live.com domain.
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1answer
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Gmail forwarding and thread merging

In this question about merging threads in Gmail I was given this advice: forward an orphaned email to yourself as a response to the thread you want it to be a part of, then delete the original How ...
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Embedding an Excel-like spreadsheet with formula calculations? [closed]

I wish to create an Excel-like spreadsheet which gets a few simple inputs (let's say three cells with the input of a number) where then a fourth cell will calculate the sum of the square of the three ...
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1answer
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Can I use my Google Apps for domains email address as a Google Profile account?

I have an old Gmail account that I only have hanging around for a Google Profile, so I can use things such as Google Reader. Ideally I'd like to use my Gmail a for domains email address for this sort ...
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1answer
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Hide default Gmail address?

How do I hide my default Gmail email address in the compose or reply drop-down menu?
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4answers
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Symbol Script for Breast Cancer Ribbon

I have Windows Vista 32 bit with Javascript. I am a four time breast cancer survivor who uses Facebook for support, awareness, education and spreading positivity and my love of God. I would very much ...
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How can I add Google Profile badge to Gmail signature

Okay so I read here how to pull up your Google Profile badge by itself. But can anybody figure out a way to add it to my GMail signature? Seems like a no-brainer for Google to self promote this way. ...
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Removed label from message in Gmail, and message disappeared!

I had one label on a message, and then I clicked "Remove Label" when that message was selected. Now I can't find that message - it's not in the Inbox, and of course not in the label that I removed ...
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2answers
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Is it a common issue for IMAP to show old messages as new?

I just set up a new desktop client for Gmail (Sparrow), and it is showing some older messages as new. I've emailed them, but still waiting for a response. Is it common for IMAP to get some time stamp ...
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1answer
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How do I hide Twitter updates on my LinkedIn home page?

Is there a way to remove Twitter updates from showing on my LinkedIn homepage? This is just flooding my LinkedIn stream with redundant data that I don't want to know.
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8answers
107k views

How can I see all thumbed-up songs on Pandora?

I want to see all the thumbed-up songs for one of my Pandora stations but when I go to the station's page I can only see 5 thumbed-up songs with no option to get a full listing of them. How do I get ...
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1answer
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Photo sharing site (alternative to Flickr) supporting OpenID sign in? [closed]

I'm looking for a web application to share my photos. The thing that turns me away from Flickr is my general tiredness from maintaining the ever growing user name/passwords list. As a general solution ...
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1answer
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Is there a way to delete all email in Gmail that has a particular label? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: gmail: how to perform action on all results of a label/search? Currently I can filter email based on the label and then delete the paginated results, 20 at a time.
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How do I write a combined advanced Gmail filter?

I would like to create a filter in Gmail as: to:@mycompany.com OR from:@mycompany.com However when I attempt to create or edit a filter I am given a form with individual fields and cannot find a way ...
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2answers
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How do you delete an alternate profile on LinkedIn?

I created a second language profile on LinkedIn which is becoming too much of a hassle to keep up to date. I also no longer need a profile in that language. This was created on the same account as my ...
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5answers
854 views

Sending a link to Instapaper FROM a Kindle

Say you are surfing using the Kindle 3's actually-pretty-good web browser, and you want to read something later, or perhaps the page contains video or something else that the Kindle can't display. ...
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5answers
51k views

How to send email with images (embedded) in Gmail?

There's no image insert button to use when composing an email. I want to insert image inside email content like the way we do with Outlook.
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1answer
222 views

Tracking Amazon associate analytics

I was pleasantly surprised to get about $60 from my Amazon account last week, but I couldn't find anywhere to understand how this amount was calculated. Is there anyway to get good analytics on my ...
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1answer
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Organizing large Netflix queues

The queue in Netflix is pretty hard to keep organized. I like to organize the instant watch queue in particular, because we view the queue on our TV through the Wii interface, which is incredibly hard ...
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9answers
2k views

Looking for a general-use cloud-hosted document management web app [closed]

Is there a web app I can use to version-track text? I'm a copy editor, and I'm forever swapping chapters back and forth with author clients. My ideal app would be able to check documents in and ...
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1answer
907 views

Mass-Listing Twitter Users

I am looking for a method to mass-list all Twitter Employees to a public list of my own. It sounds like it should be within their TOS here is what I got from their Policies: Spam: You may not use ...
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1answer
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Using YouTube editor to trim clips longer than 15 minutes

I wanted to transfer some videos across to YouTube the other day and forgot two of them went over the 15 minute limit. So they were rejected, no problem with that (ended up splitting the clips then ...
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2answers
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Merging cells in Google Documents

Is it really not possible to merge cells with Google Docs Document? I have a table like this: ------------- | A | B | C | ------------- | D | E | ------------- Is this possible with Google Docs ...
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2answers
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Twitter privacy settings?

I tried to register a new Twitter account. The registration form said, that my full name will appear on my public profile. Is there a privacy setting for at least limit the people available to see my ...
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4answers
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Is it possible to force someone you follow to unfollow you on Twitter?

Is it possible to force someone to unfollow you on Twitter? Use-case: I want to follow my ex-girlfriend, but I don't want her to follow me. If I block her, I guess I can't see her tweets. Also, I ...
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4answers
299k views

How do I share a private YouTube video with someone?

I have uploaded a YouTube video and marked it as private. Now I want to share it with someone. I have tried to share it a few times, but they have not received any email notification. What is the ...
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1answer
1k views

In Gmail, with a contact that has multiple email addresses, how do I set the default email address? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: In Gmail, how do I set the default email address for a contact that has two email addresses? In Gmail, with a contact that has multiple email addresses, how do I set the ...
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Solution for handling multiple Twitter accounts?

I have 3 Twitter accounts. What's the best solution for handling multiple Twitter accounts? I've been using splitweet for some time, but it's buggy, and its support for retweets is limited. Any ...

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