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Disable Gmail's highlighting of the search query in the email's body

The option to disable the highlighting ("Turn off highlighting") is located in the "More" menu (indicated with three vertical dots: "⋮") between the search box and the ...
14 votes

Default card assignment to self

It may not be automatic to assign yourself when creating new cards, but this instruction from Trello is about as it gets without being automatic. From Trello: To assign yourself to a card, press ...
12 votes

Change back to Google classic calendar

UPDATE: It's not possible. The support page (also mentioned in my original answer) was updated, the option to go back to classic is no longer written there, so it's not an option. (Thanks for the ...
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How to get rid of new Gmail design?

Update: Users report that the rollback option disappears. See my note ↓ From the settings ⚙ button on the top right of your inbox - the first option is Go back to classic Gmail. Note: I believe some ...
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6 votes

Disable Gmail's highlighting of the search query in the email's body

With the most recent Gmail UI, the menu item has changed to an icon which you never would guess toggled highlighting until you actually hover over it to get the help text. It's in the top-right corner ...
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How to make to an existing public post private in Google Plus?

Unfortunately, once posted, you can't change the privacy level of a post. Your only recourse is to delete the post.
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Can I hide the dropdown arrows from Data Validation in Google Sheets?

Yes you can, just un-check the "Show dropdown list in cell" checkbox on the data validation dialog.
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What does the "filmstrip" icon on YouTube do?

Yes, as Vinayak has suggested, it's an extension that I did not remember installing. Funnily enough, it does not always show on all videos. Disabling and enabling again seems to make it show on videos ...
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Since YouTube comment downvotes don't subtract from the score, what are they actually used for?

Like so much that Google does, only Google can answer. I can find no official pronouncement of what it is for, but there's a lot of people complaining about it. One conjecture suggests that Google ...
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What do the orange bars in Amazon Music mean?

If you inspect the source code of the page you will see: <td class="popularity"> <div class="trackPopularityContainer"> </div> </td> It's the ...
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Turn off smooth scrolling in Slack

This userscript kills the smooth scrolling. I tested it with Violentmonkey in Chrome. // ==UserScript== // @name Slack: disable smooth scrolling on PgUp/PgDown/Home/End // @namespace ...
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How do I find all of my posts on Google+?

I see three different methods: click your profile icon in the upper right, then click "Profile" pull down the menu in the upper left (defaults to "Home") and click "Profile" point your browser to ...
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3 votes
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How to remove or customize Gmail's "Quick Settings" menu?

Looks like the only way to skip the "Quick settings" menu is to directly append or modify the hash part of the URL to #settings. For example, if your URL is: https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/...
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Default card assignment to self

The Butler Power-up Plugin can easily do this for you
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How to change the picture in the upper right corner in Gmail?

Click the icon that you marked red and click on change. You can upload a picture in the popup or use one that's already in your account. Screenshot Edit I also had to do a "hard refresh" in Chrome (...
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New Interface Collapsing Label List

to disable it all you need to do is to click on those 3 lines:
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Where did the Cryptowatch Footer/Notification Bar visibility setting go? Did the official setting disappear, to close the advert saying "Changelog"?

Pro tip: use Stylebot to select and hide that element, or just paste the below code under the code tab: #changelog-container { display: none; }
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How To Get The Newest Gmail Design

I believe that this is how it will be since Gmail looks like that for me for a few weeks already. I really love the new design! All the best, AOVCrystals
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How to disable auto-play in YouTube playlists

Johan's solution works fine for me. You can also prevent the mentioned side effects by editing the 7th line in the script to // @match https://www.youtube.com/*&list=* With this it will ...
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How to disable auto-play in YouTube playlists

Just found out a script that works as a workaround. It basically pauses the video when there's only just 1 second left. Download TamperMonkey Install Youtube disable playlist autoplay script. Enjoy (...
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How to get rid of new Gmail design?

You can't anymore, you're stuck with the new Gmail look. At least until Google's Gmail team decides to change it again in the future, but for now they've removed the "Go back to classic Gmail" option
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Enter comment on enter key

Press the Tab button twice and press Enter to post a comment/reply. I hope they make an option for disabling/enabling submission of comment/reply with a keypress...
1 vote

YouTube player won't expand to the middle size anymore?

When going into Theater Mode on YouTube, the video player will enlarge only if your viewport is tall enough. The viewport is the area in your browser where the webpage is displayed, so it does not ...
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Google Spreadsheets Data Management

I'd use a script in the spreadsheet, see this example. The script: function onEdit(e) { var sheet = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSheet(); //Get the active sheet var sourceRange = e.source....
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How can I change the column widths of the file list in Google Drive?

I am using Firefox and a neat solution is to use the Ctrl+Shift++ option. This neatly resizes the columns while expanding the size of the font.
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How can I change the column widths of the file list in Google Drive?

Normally we can design the table cells with two ways - Fixed - Resizable We can able to resize the width of the column only if it designed with resizable attribute and query in the code looks like ...
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