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How do I change my default account with Google multiple sign-in?
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The first account you sign-in as will be default To set your default Google account: Sign-out of all accounts Sign-in to your preferred account; this will be your default Google mentions this when ...

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Gmail & Google Docs: Paste just the text, not the formatting (Firefox, Safari)
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It seems that the browser must enable this feature. Chrome/Firefox, PC: Ctrl + Shift + V Chrome/Firefox, Mac: Command ⌘ + Shift ⇧ + V Safari, Mac: Command ⌘ + Shift ⇧ + Option ⌥ + V

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Is there a web app to create ASCII art tables?
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Now there is: Format Text as Table. I've been meaning to create this utility for a while. I was actually inspired by MySQL's command line utility and the lack of tables on SO. So thanks for reminding ...

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How to specify "OR" conditions for Gmail filter
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If you are talking about searching, then @akira's question is correct. However, it sounds like you are asking about how to use this condition in a filter. The trick is that you can put whatever ...

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How does Gmail decide to thread email messages?
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The following conditions must be met: The subject must be similar (e.g. test and re: test will work; but test and test 123 won't). The sender must be a part of the thread OR the in-reply-to header ...

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In what order are filters processed in Gmail?
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I just tried it, and it seems that they happen in the order they are defined in the list: If you have: Star email message from:foo Apply label to is:starred ... then it will apply the label to the ...

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How do I find out who is a Slack Team Administrator?
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Go to https://TEAM.slack.com/account/workspace-settings Or via the UI: Go to your team's Slack webpage (i.e. https://TEAM.slack.com) You can get there by tapping the dropdown arrow then choosing ...

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How do I make a script public in JSFiddle?
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It seems that this is also a caching problem, if you wait several minutes and then refresh your public profile, the script will appear there. Similarly, if you refresh the base script while editing it ...

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How do I disable the spam filter in Gmail?
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Create a new filter in Gmail. Enter is:spam in the Has the words: field. A warning will appear warning you not to use the word is: in the filter, you can safely ignore it by pressing OK. Check the ...

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How do I change a JSFiddle to no longer be public?
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It seems that this is a caching problem. I just refreshed the list after several minutes and the script no longer appears in that list. To remove a JSFiddle script from your public profile: Open the ...

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Where can I interactively play with jQuery and JavaScript?
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Was it jsFiddle?

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What useful bookmarklets do you use?
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The one I probably use the most is Show Anchors, which I made. It shows an anchor icon next to every element on the page that can be linked to directly. Sounds stupid, but it's very useful when you ...

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When is it okay to use "label:", "in:", or "is:" in a Gmail Filter?
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Filters are processed in the order they exist in the list. This means that if a filter comes after another one, you can use one of these special filter criterias which it warns you about. For example, ...

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How can I access google.com outside the US?
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Try http://www.google.com/ncr This is only one of several ways to do this according to Google: Click the Google.com link on any other domain. Choose a Google domain manually by visiting the ...

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How to Manage Multiple Gmail Accounts on the Same PC/Browser?
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Update: As palms mentioned, this is built into Gmail now. Below is the original answer for reference... I believe you have to use a browser extension for that. (Update: As some people have mentioned,...

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How can I filter my Gmail messages that aren't labeled?
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One way you can do it is by using the minus operator on the label operator. So for example: -label:tag-a -label:tag-b -label:tag-c or for one-word tags: -label:{taga tagb tagc} This is probably ...

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Gmail filters/labels: Force email to stay in Inbox?
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I can think of two options available, neither of which are elegant: Add a -to:my-team@example.com to all the other filters that may archive the message. Use a variation of the above but instead of ...

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Do messages in archive count to your inbox space?
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Yes, messages that are archived count towards your storage quota. Even messages in the trash and spam are counted. The only difference is that messages in the spam and trash will probably be ...

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How to auto-forward email from Hotmail?
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One solution would be to setup Gmail to read your email using POP3 and filtering the messages in Gmail. An additional benefit you get from this method is that it will login on your behalf so that your ...

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How to automatically size tables to the entire width of a Google Doc?
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This is all because of the Column width property in a table. If you right-click the table and choose Table properties, you'll see a dialog such as: In the original "pristine" state, all 3 ...

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How do I check my promotional credit with Amazon?
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If you're looking for a more stable link, I recommend you use: http://www.amazon.com/mp3redeem Amazon publicizes this URL in emails as follows: For redemption instructions and additional ...

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What's the difference between the 'Move to' and 'Apply label' features in Gmail?
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It seems as though there are 3 modes when viewing Gmail messages: 1. Mailbox Mode: Invoked by: clicking a mailbox on the top left (e.g. Inbox, Starred, etc.). Interface: Blue URL: ends with #inbox, #...

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How can I see all thumbed-up songs on Pandora?
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Go to the station's settings (by clicking the arrow near it and pressing "Edit"), scroll down to the "Thumbed-up Songs" section, then press "Show All" (located on the bottom left of the list).

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How can I search for a keyword with special characters in Google Search?
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I noticed that some words with punctuation are indexed. For example: C++ i++ Micro$oft Here's Google's official documentation of this feature: Punctuation that is not ignored Punctuation ...

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Is there a way to follow the posts of individual Twitter users in Google Reader?
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For Google Reader: (thanks Jared) In Google Reader, press Add Subscription. Type in the address of the user's Twitter page (e.g. http://twitter.com/codinghorror). For services that require an RSS ...

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How can I purposely send a message that will be marked as spam in Gmail?
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What I ended up doing, which worked really well, was creating an email with some text in the body: This is a test of the email system. This is not a real spam message, but rather one that is ...

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How can I get around giving my mobile phone number to Google?
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There are several options available: This form of verification only happens occasionally, so you could try creating another account. You could try filling out the support form linked to on that page ...

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How to disable Facebook email notifications?
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Account (top right) > Account Settings > Notifications. Uncheck all the notifications you don't want. If you have a lot of them that you want to uncheck, you could use a Toggle Checkbox bookmarklet. ...

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When are reminders sent for Google Calendar all-day events?
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They are sent based on 5pm the previous day in your calendar's local time zone. From Google's page: Reminders for events that last the entire day ('All Day' events) are based on 5:00 pm the ...

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How to use Gmail's "Send Mail As" with another Gmail account through SMTP without "On Behalf Of"?
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Alright, I figured one way to do this. In order for this to work you need an email account without an @gmail.com address. I used a Google Apps account, but another service provider's should be fine as ...

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