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The answer would appear to be: You can't. (At least right now.) From Google Support, regarding the Android app: The Drive app doesn’t currently support viewing and editing comments in Google spreadsheets or Google presentations. Google Support, iOS app: The Drive app doesn’t currently support viewing and editing comments in Google spreadsheets or ...


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The new Google Contacts features at this time are only for the web interface. Regarding the "contacts has been cleaned", the new Google Contacts doesn't display the contacts that only have an email address, like those that are added automatically. If you return to the old version, there you will find all your contacts. As fair as I know, Android devices ...


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According to info from LinkedIn's Help Center: "It's not possible to remove a connection from a mobile device." Here is the content they share related to your issue: To remove a connection from the desktop: Go to the connection's profile. Move your cursor over the Arrow icon next to the button in the top section of the profile. The button ...


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An Android Trello app is now available and it allows you to drag and drop a card by long pressing on it. Just use the app. The Trello web application in Android browsers still doesn't have drag and drop support.


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You don't need to do anything but login to Google on your desktop and phone. As long as you login to your Google account on your desktop before you search for directions, Google Maps will automatically store your recent directions in My Places. This works in most browsers and on Windows, Mac or iPad. From your phone, or any other device, login to your ...


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You can do this now! Select the cell you want to add a note to. Tap in the blue area and select Note from the menu that appears. A text entry screen will appear. Type in your note and tap OK. Cells with attached notes will have a small black tick in the upper right corner. Select the cell and go to Note like you did in step one to view and edit an exiting ...


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It's not possible to restore Whatsapp backup from Google Drive manually because the related files are on a hidden app folder. Related Q&A on Android Enthusiasts Read Whatsapp Backup from Google Drive From answer to How can I see hidden files in Google Drive? Seems like they can't be accessed from anyone but the app itself: The user cannot ...


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Although Google Photos is taking up your storage, the photos probably show up under Google Drive in a special subfolder called Google Photos. Go to drive.google.com, click on Google Photos, and click on individual photos, you can open the information pane on the right and it will show "storage used". If it was uploaded as high quality, it will show 0 bytes ...


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Google News web app for computers has a section called For you. It shows a page with some stories to read which are quite relevant based on your interests, the same as it does on Android phones. It works in Chrome without installing the plugin as long as you are signed in to Google on Chrome. That way Google knows your interests based on previous searches, ...


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The shortcuts won't work on Android. Instead, you have to use the formula =NOW() which will provide the complete date and time result in a cell. To get just the time value for conditional formatting use TIMEVALUE(NOW())


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When you're viewing the album, tap the three dots in the top right corner and select Add to Playlist link1 link2 link3


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Open your Widgets section. Go to Drive in widgets and choose "Drive Shortcut". Choose the account to use (if necessary) then select the document or whatever you want.


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Just rename the file so that it's extension is AP_. Gmail won't have a problem with this, and when the recipient gets this file, he need only rename it back to an APK extension.


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Three methods for transferring touchy files on Gmail : Compress/zip with a password. This may involve compressing twice, because even with a password Gmail can still see the names of the contained files. So to be safe compress once without password, then compress again the archive with a password. Send via Google Drive using the "Insert files using Drive" ...


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Google is blocking the apk because it detects it as a virus even though it could be a false positive. You can compress the file first see you can upload it, or even encrypt the apk with a password so that you can attach it to Gmail. You can use WinRAR or 7zip for that.


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Short answer The described behaviour is by design. There isn't a setting to disable it. In Google words... From [1] Hangouts are synced automatically across devices, so you can start a Hangout on your computer and continue on another device, like your phone. References Getting started with Hangouts - Hangouts Help Get Google Voice texts & voicemails ...


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Found the solution after more searches ... Use an Exchange account with this configuration : Domain\User : Full email adress (e.g. : john.doe@outlook.com) Server name : s.outlook.com Other : Works with SSL on ports 443 and 993 Then, everything will be syncable


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Same here. I think the only answer for now is logging in from the Puffin browser. It allows for the full desktop experience.


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According to Mathis ("8 months ago"): Unfortunately, it is currently not possible to share private tracks on our mobile app. However, you can a) share the secret link for the track via email from a computer web browser, or b) change the privacy settings via a computer web browser, or via the SoundCloud Pulse app.


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This is now baked in to the latest version of Google Maps. Just look up an address, then click the "send to device" link and choose your Android device. Then open the notification on your phone. This has been around for a little while for iOS. (via Lifehacker)


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If you click the cog icon at the bottom, and then click "Share or embed map", you get a link. If you email the link to yourself and open it on your phone (or turn in into a QR code and scan it on your phone), you can choose to open the directions in the Google maps app. The great thing about this method is it can transfer a custom route you made when ...


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If you use android, there is this really handy app and browser plugin which is called Google chrome to Phone. Once found a page (or navigation plan), you simply click the icon in chrome, and the link will be sent to your phone, which wil act according to your link. I use it all the time and it's really handy! Extention for chrome from the chrome store ...


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Here's how I get directions from my desktop to my phone (which is an iPhone, if it matters): Some prerequisites: install Google Chrome on both your desktop and phone, and sign in with your Google account and enable tab syncing. On the desktop computer, go to Google Maps and get the exact directions you want. On the phone, open Chrome and tap New Tab, then ...


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In the app settings, go to "Sync and notifications" Under the Notifications heading, there's an option for "Receive text messages" Select "Via the Google Voice app" That worked for me.


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