Rebecca Chernoff
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How often does Google Calendar update its "Other Calendar" feeds?
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Google says every few hours, which in my experience means 6-24. Currently, calendar feeds are automatically updated by Google Calendar every few hours. We understand that some users want to have the ...

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How can I reorder Gmail filters?
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Go to Settings > Filters. This will result in an xml file. You could edit the xml file to move the order of the filters, and then reverse the process and import them.

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Is there any way to send an email from a Gmail plus address?
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Yes. Add it the same way you'd add any other email to send from: Click on Settings in the upper right. Click on Accounts and Import. In the "Send mail as" section click "Add another email address ...

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Save a link to create new document in Google Docs
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You can indeed. Looking at the HTTP traffic, when you click the button to create a new document, it goes to https://docs.google.com/document/create first. I've checked and you can hit this page ...

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How can you get the URL of a wall post in Facebook?
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Hover over the timestamp for the post. It is a link very similar to the way it works on Twitter.

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How do I rotate a Google map?
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Google Maps has a set of features in Labs just like GMail does. Click the green labs icon: Enable Rotatable Maps: Save changes In the maps, click the Rot Map button in the upper right of the ...

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Unauthenticate Google OAuth connections
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Go to your account settings. Click on Security on the left, and then Edit next to "Authorizing applications and sites" Revoke the site you wish to remove.

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What causes the infinite redirect loop when I login to Gmail? How do I fix it?
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A couple things to try: Clear your cookies (if a duration is allowed, I'd try "everything") Clear your cache (if a duration is allowed, I'd try "everything") Make sure your system time is correct. If ...

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Removed label from message in Gmail, and message disappeared!
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Look in your All Mail folder. Inbox is basically a label just like a custom label you create. When you remove all labels for a message, then it won't show in any of them (obviously), but it lives in ...

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Rotating a PDF in Google Docs
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Google Docs doesn't support it, but there is Rotate PDF which is a free online service.

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Inserting a New Sheet in a Google Spreadsheet
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The bottom of the window will list your tabs on the left and have a couple options to the left of those. Clicking the + will add a new sheet.

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Permanently delete a shortened link from bit.ly
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This is not possible at this time. You can archive a link such that it won't show in your Manage listings, but that won't prevent the link from being used by someone who has the link already. Source ...

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How can I remove a connection on LinkedIn?
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Open your Contacts page. Click Remove Connections underneath the search bar in the upper right. Check the box next to the contact(s) you want to delete. Click Remove Connections on the right.

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How does 'muting' work for Gmail?
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You are correct. Muting a conversation archives it and any new emails that fall under the conversation (same subject) will skip the inbox and be archived. I'm guessing you might be stuck on this ...

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Creating "groups" in Gmail
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Contacts Click the New Group button: "+" with 2 people. Give it a name and click ok. Go back to My Contacts (or whichever grouping is appropriate) and select users. On the right, click Groups and ...

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How can I find out if X follow Y on Twitter?
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Just plug each username into Does Follow and it will tell you.

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Is there a way to forward my Yahoo mail to my Gmail account without paying?
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Is your email @yahoo.com or @ymail.com? For YMail, you can check it with pop3 access, and thus you can have GMail check your YMail account using pop3.

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How to "Retweet" on Facebook?
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It isn't quite the same as re-tweeting. There are 2 related options shown underneath posts: Like and Share. Like: This will add a comment to your news feed saying "<you> likes <title>"....

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Which Google services have I signed up for?
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View your Account Settings and look at the My Products section.

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How to configure Gmail as the default mail client
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If you have Google Talk or the Google Notifier installed, both of these have settings that allow GMail to be used as the default mail program. For Internet Explorer, you'll need to use one of the ...

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Are there any good Recipe Suggestion Web Apps?
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Sounds like www.supercook.com is exactly what you are looking for. It sorts recipes by how many of the ingredients you have and what you'd need to go to the store for (if any). You can also have it ...

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How can I rename a tag in Delicious?
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Click Settings in the upper right. In the Tags section of links, click Rename Tags. Direct link In the dropdown, select the tag you want to rename. Enter in the name you want to rename to. Done!

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Facebook messages to multiple people: do they all know who I sent it to?
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Yes, it will be just like an email where you can see everyone the message was sent to and will be able to reply to the sender or reply to everyone the message was sent to.

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Can I share Google Calendars with Google Groups?
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Yes, in a somewhat round-about way. You can share the calendar with your groupname@googlegroups.com email address and give it permissions to manage the content. A discussion will be posted to the ...

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Facial recognition sites
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Picasa Web Albums has the same Name Tags and Facial Recognition that Picasa Desktop does.

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How can I set up a second Twitter feed?
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If you happen to use GMail, you can fool the system. On GMail's end, they ignore "." and anything after a "+" in the username. All of the following are equivalent in GMail's eyes and would end up in ...

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How do I print a single email in Gmail?
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With the email open, click the down arrow for the Action menu on the email you want to print and select print. It will open that single email in a new window in a printable format.

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Is there any way to easily select multiple messages in Gmail?
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You can use the same Shift+select to select a range and Ctrl+select to select multiples as you might expect in a desktop app. A couple of other options: If the items you want to select can be ...

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How can I change the due date for a card?
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All you need to do is add another comment with a due date and it will override an existing due date.

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How do I cancel a friend request on Facebook?
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There are two ways to accomplish this. Click Account in the upper right. Click Privacy. Click Edit your lists in the Block People section at the bottom. Enter in a name (partial is ok) and click ...

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