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Is there a way to search labels based on stemming in Gmail?

Say I have the label Home/Family/Kids and Home/Family, is there any search expression that can match both of these with a single term? For example, I want to use a search query like label:Home/Family*....
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What's the difference between the 'Move to' and 'Apply label' features in Gmail?

I'm confused about the Move to and Labels feature in Gmail. What's the difference between the two? Why does the Move to option not appear sometimes?
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Site for managing and sharing bucket lists? [closed]

Is there a website to create, manage, and share bucket lists (things to do before you die)? Something with sharing and badges would be great.
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Is there a way to not have the new gmail Signature add “--” before it?

Gmail now supports multiple rich-text signatures. However it prepends "--" before the signature. Is there a way to disable this?
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Does Gmail send quota warnings via email

I manage a domain on Google Apps for a lot of heavy email users who mostly use Outlook and rarely login to the Gmail application. I know there is a quota monitor at the bottom of the page when you ...
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Integrated Gmail redirection to google calendar

When I log into google from google.com, then open gmail, Integrated Gmail 2.5.5 causes the browser to redirect to google calendar. When I log into google calendar first, then go to gmail, the same ...
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Hide titles on Flickr display

Our Flickr images all have "junk" titles that were created by our camera (ie: "IMG_O123"). Is there a way to hide the title when people view your photos?
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Attach multiple files to an email from Google Docs

I want to email two files as attachments to a single email in Gmail without downloading them from Google Docs. When viewing all items in Docs, the "Email as attachment" item is disabled in the Share ...
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Rotating a PDF in Google Docs

I have a PDF on Google Docs, but the image is sideways. I would like to rotate the document so it can be read, but I don't want to install any PDF editing software. Is there an easy way to do this?
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Options for web apps on the desktop [closed]

I am using Windows 7 and Firefox is my browser. I've been playing around with Mozilla Prism to bring a web app to my desktop, it works pretty well. What alternatives there are?
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How do I download a YouTube video?

How do I download a YouTube video? I have used various solutions in the past that do not seem to work any longer (KeepVid and various Greasemonkey scripts). Is this just no longer possible?
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Is there a limit to how many items a filter can search for in Gmail?

I've setup gmail to capture all of my newsletter type mail using a single filter: from:(railsstudio OR vistaprint OR shutterfly OR Weaknees OR snapfish OR lobster OR rentals OR vrbo OR "world ...
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How do I join a new network on Facebook?

I'm accepted to a college, and I want to join its network. How do I do that?
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Google Docs: Search By Publication Status

I would like to search my Google Docs for documents which I have published, but I don't see a way to search for or sort by this characteristic. This is different from documents which I have shared ...
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Downloading auto-generated YouTube transcriptions

Is there a way to download the automatically generated YouTube transcriptions without downloading the video? I would like to check out the TED talks, but I have limited bandwidth and would like to ...
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Is there a way to delete multiple Picasa Web Albums in one operation? [closed]

I have a bunch of albums that I need to delete from Picasaweb. Is there a way to do this, or do I have to go through them one at a time to delete them?
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Is there a website which extracts all links posted by Twitter friends and provides an Atom/RSS feed? [closed]

I'm searching for a website/service which monitors all people I follow and extracts the links posted by them. Ideally it unshortens shortlinks and provides an Atom or RSS feed for the entries.
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FriendFeed backdating feeds?

I have just created a FriendFeed account for the following: Twitter Facebook Delicious Wordpress RSS feed 1 Wordpress RSS feed 2 These are all personal things that I want stored in a single place. ...
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On SourceForge .Net, which page's url must I use as the web location from which my applications can check for updates automatically?

On SourceForge.net, which page's URL must I use as the web location from which my applications can check for updates automatically? The Files page or the File Manager page?
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Crossposting between Delicious and Tumblr so tags are synchronised

I rely heavily on del.icio.us (delicious.com) and would like to post select Delicious links to Tumblr. This can easily be done by feeding the RSS feed for my "to:tumblr" Delicious tag into Tumblr. ...
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Online bookmarks website [closed]

I'm looking for a website to store bookmarks online. I quickly tried delicious but I don't like the interface too much and it's missing some features. I need to be able to: Import bookmarks file Tag ...
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How to check-in on Foursquare without a mobile device? [closed]

Foursquare allows you to check-in from mobile devices via it's app for different devices. Is there a way to check-in from your PC?
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I want a new unique online identity - how to find one? [closed]

I want to start a new online identity and use a single common identifier on as many sites as possible. What web apps or other methods are available for me to check if my proposed nickname is already ...
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Anyone know of an online notebook app which syncs or works with Symbian? [closed]

Evernote has a buggy beta, but then they stopped development on it citing a few issues. Right now there's nothing that can sync. Maybe I need to switch from ol' Symbian.
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Block event invitations from a specific person on Facebook

Is there a way to stop a specific person from sending you event invitations without removing them as a friend on Facebook? If it isn't built in, perhaps there is an application that lets you remove ...
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2answers
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Is there a way to mark all posts as unread in Google Reader? [closed]

I'm looking for a way to mark all items from a specific RSS feed as unread in Google Reader. Is there a way to do this?
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Linking Facebook's Like button to my Fan page

Facebook recently launched the new embeddable Like button. I previously setup a Facebook Fan Page for my site. Can I link the Like button to my fan page? The fan page is important to me because I'm ...
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1answer
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Is there any way to be notified of new videos on Hulu for non-viewable shows?

I noticed that Hulu indexes some shows that are not directly viewable on the site itself. Instead, it links you to another site where you can watch the video. For normal videos you can see on the site,...
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Free/cheap defect tracking system (think Bugzilla) [closed]

As a small-scale software developer, I need to track bugs and feature requests. Of course I could write something like this myself, or use something like Bugzilla, but my users probably feel my time ...
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6answers
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How to integrate Google Analytics with my free wordpress.com blog?

I'm missing the plugin menu in wordpress.com since it is a free account, so I couldn't integrate google analytics through plugins. Is there another way to integrate the wordpress.com blog to google ...
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2answers
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Remove specific tag icon from Stack Overflow [closed]

One of my favorite tags on Stack Overflow has been infused with a "sponsor" from a company I detest. How can I remove this "ad" from my viewing experience?
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Export blog entries from Blogger

How can I export all blog entries with uploaded images from Blogger. There is an export feature, but it exports an Atom file with image referencing the uploaded images. I would like to export the ...
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What are project managing, task/issue/time tracking web apps are available for free or at least cheap enough? [closed]

I am looking for a web application, which I can install on my server for purposes of project managing, time/issue/tasks tracking. It has to be either free or cheap enough for personal use (or up to 3 ...
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Mark as read in Gmail

I'd like to know how I can mark all messages with a certain tag as read, all at once. I have around 2000 unread messages with a certain tag, and I don't want to go through endless pages of "select ...
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How does upvoting comments on Youtube work?

Whenever I upvote someone's comment on youtube it seems like it has no effect - likes counter is not increasing (I though it is cached but even if I come back later nothing is changed). Do I need to ...
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2answers
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Get Facebook to display my friends from a particular city

How do I get Facebook to show me just my friends from a particular city?
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Know a donation collection service/app appropriate for individuals raising for an event? [closed]

I work with a non profit organization putting on a marathon-style event where each competitor is raising her own donations, but it's all reaching one goal. Would like to find a web based system where ...
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Getting replies to a tweet by another person

What's the fastest way to get all the replies to a particular tweet from another person? (besides searching for his username, which is not effective if the tweet is not his latest) Can this be done ...
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Addon to Google Reader for “popular posts”? [closed]

I heard there is an addon for Google Reader that marks popular posts in the feeds to read. Does anyone know which addon that is? Because I don't want to read every single post but just the popular ...
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How easy is it to migrate all your 'Google Account' based services to the 'Google Apps For Your Domain' trial

Just received the following email: I have services such as Reader and Picasa using regular Google Accounts. Is there an easy way to import them in one step? Do I have to export from every service on ...
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2answers
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What's the quickest way to add a feed to Google Reader? [closed]

From a feedburner feed by clicking on the Google icon, it's 3 clicks. From Google Chrome with Google RSS browser extension I've managed 2 clicks (must click subscribe when in Google Reader). Anyone ...
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Is there a way to use Skype chat from within the browser?

Is there a way to use Skype's chat features from within the browser? It would be great to be able to converse with your contact in situations where you can't necessarily install applications (while ...
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Can you keep separate Sent folders in Gmail for each of your custom SMTP servers?

Is there a way to keep separate Sent folders in Gmail for each of your custom SMTP servers? I already use labels to differentiate them by the way, but 2 Sent Mail folders would be ideal.
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Automatically open ICS files in Google Calendar

Lots of web sites have an option to export events as an ICS file that can then be imported into a desktop or web-based calendar (for example if you're invited to a Facebook event there will be an ...
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Replying from Gmail with custom POP3 settings and auto selecting the associated custom SMTP settings [duplicate]

I set up Gmail to add a POP3 and SMTP server for sending mail. Whenever I get mail to that new address though, and I press on reply it still tries to reply by default by using my @gmail.com address. ...
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What steps can I take to reduce the number of spam friend requests I get on Facebook?

Obvious spam users (ones with 0 friends and stock photos) tend to outweigh the number of legitimate friend requests on Facebook. How can one reduce the volume of spam users who friend you without ...
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What are some good choices for doing diffs between text documents? [closed]

I often have large chunks of text (like code or some data) that I want to do a diff on but am too lazy to create two new files, run diff on them both, and then scan the output. Are there any good web ...
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How can I filter incoming email based on plus addressing in Gmail?

I currently have some basic filters in Gmail, but the other day I heard someone mention you could use a plus sign in your address to filter incoming email? Can someone elaborate?
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Is there any where to submit feature requests for Gmail (or other Google apps)?

For example, filters are particularly under-featured at the moment. It'd be great if there was an avenue for people to whine about the things they wanted added, in the hope that Google will decide to ...
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Birthday notifications for a select group of friends on Facebook

I don't want to be notified about every friend's birthday on Facebook. There are only several birthdays that I want to be notified of. Is there any way to filter these messages somehow (e.g. by adding ...

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