Google Inc. is an American multinational public corporation invested in Internet search, cloud computing, and advertising technologies.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
20 views

Why is google recaptcha challenge so long?

Google recaptcha challenge (which is submitted with text on image to google servers) looks like this: ...
-1
votes
0answers
20 views

The Google Maps layers button does not show as decribed by Google support at http://maps.google.com. How to display it? [migrated]

I do not have the layers button at http://maps.google.com as described here https://support.google.com/mymaps/answer/3024933?hl=en and the layers shown here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AE-Al5mNu44 ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

Broadcast a hangouts meeting with multiple participants

As far as I can tell, I can either have a hangouts meeting, or a hangouts broadcast, where there is one presenter and everyone else are observers. I guess I just want to confirm I'm not missing ...
3
votes
1answer
25 views

How can I google search for a phrase with one word optional?

I want to search for all phrases "the [something] effect", with any word substituting for [something]. Thus "The Rosie Effect", the "The butterfly effect", etc, should all be included.
2
votes
0answers
52 views

How do I use Google data compression proxy on Firefox?

I am using GNU Icecat (GNU version of Mozilla Firefox) on Trisquel GNU/Linux. In order to minimize/optimize data usage while web surfing, I want to use google data compression proxy. So, How do I use ...
10
votes
3answers
2k views

How do you stop the “Google Privacy Reminder” message from constantly appearing?

Incredibly annoying as when I edit all options and set them all to Off (although I doubt this makes any difference!) and accept the review, the same message comes back the following day. What am I ...
1
vote
1answer
27 views

Delete Google History including searches and browsing activity

Your searches and browsing activity are saved in your Web & App Activity when it's turned on and you're signed in to your Google Account. You're in control of what's saved, and you can delete it ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Broadband provider with problems to access Google Services

I am experiencing a very unusual issue. I use a radio Internet provider (the only one available in my region) and recently I am having problems to access some very specific services from Google. ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

How to install sll for python?

I have a strange problem that is described at SO http://stackoverflow.com/questions/31549052/how-to-interpret-this-traceback We got nearly nowhere trying to solve the problem though it doesn't look ...
0
votes
4answers
271 views

How does the Google bot parse the PHP files? [closed]

How does the Google bot parse PHP file, to calculate its page rank? Does it download the raw php code? (like with curl wget) Or does it download the output html, parsed by the server? (like with ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Link all your google services to a new gmail address [migrated]

I want to change my gmail address, but I want to keep all of google's services(youtube , drive ,...) and query search history. How is that possible to transfer, is there any state of the art service ...
4
votes
1answer
19 views

Ideal Location For Google Identity Toolkit *.p12 file

I'm working on the Google Identity Toolkit, and have come across what appears to be a riddle. "Put the *.p12 file you just downloaded in a directory of your choosing which is private (you can't let ...
5
votes
0answers
38 views

Is it possible to give more weight to a keyword while doing a (Google) search? [migrated]

Say I want to search for an error message like The given filter instance must implement one or more of the following filter interfaces but in the context of MiniProfiler. Is it possible to give more ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

Most of my photos have uploaded to Google photos, but not by me

How can it be that most of my photo archive has uploaded to Google photos without me every knowing it? I have no idea how they got there, and no idea how to stop this from happening again. If it ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Is it my Kindle appearing as VAP430 in Google Security Audit? [migrated]

Google has a nice security feature where you can check the devices that connected via your account over the last month. When I recently ran this report I was alarmed to see a "Vizio VAP430" ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

Why is firefox connecting to google servers?

I'm using Firefox 39.0 under Debian Testing. When I start Firefox, I can see several connections to servers like wm-in-f102.1e100.net in http and in https. 1e100.net is a Google-owned domain name ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

How can I know if my Asus Nexus 7 is 1st or 2nd gen? [migrated]

I was given an Asus Nexus 7. How can I tell if it is the 1st or the 2nd gen?
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Please help me deleting my search history on my device [closed]

i'm using my google account on all my devices. Can i just erase search history on all the devices using one device? Because my phone is not with me. can i just erase it using my laptop or any other ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Wikipedia widget on Google search page - does direct link exist to query another words?

I was seeking information about google's wikipedia widget but I didn't find solution for my problem. As You know if You paste word into Google search engine, for example "prometeus" You will get many ...
1
vote
1answer
114 views

Bulk download images from Google image search (to disk)?

I have a project for my daughter, I want to get her images of animals. We can get a lot of images from Google images, but I don't want to click save hundreds of times. How could I shorten or ...
1
vote
3answers
54 views

Cannot load google.com

I am able to load all other websites, but not google.com and asana.com. This happens quite often for me. google.com gives the following error message. This webpage is not available ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

How to compress photos already uploaded to Google Plus / Google Photos ?

I reached my Google account storage limit because I didn't take care to the fact that the sync of my photos via Google Plus and Google Photos is done with the initial size of the photos (limited ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

How do I preserve a page cached by Google? [closed]

Some friends at a university are documenting some shady relationships with donors at a university. Recently the university removed some pages containing official statements. Currently the pages are ...
0
votes
0answers
50 views

How do I open chrome normally on windows 8.1?

I accidently clicked open in windows 8 mode on my chrome settings and now whenever I open chrome it just does a purple screen and doesn't work at all. Please help me I can only use internet explorer ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

Do non-Android users throw off the live traffic data provided by Google? [closed]

I was trying to get a better understanding of how Google reports live traffic on Google maps/navigation and came across this explanation from Google: "When we combine your speed with the speed of ...
1
vote
1answer
80 views

How can I Use Google Search mobile version in desktop browsers? [duplicate]

As you're all know there are different version of Google Search is available respective to your client device (Mobile/Desktop). Since, Mobile version uses less bandwidth I was trying to access the ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

How do malicious/scam websites match your obscure search entries on Google?

I was just checking out a piece of Python code when I searched for "from turtle import right, left, forward, speed, exitonclick, hideturtle" on Google Without looking further I just clicked on the ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Google Cloud Instance web ssh Terminal Scrolling

For google cloud instance VM, the ssh terminal always doesn't automatically scroll to the very end. This becomes really annoying when the systems print out long info to terminal or you type so many ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Google Drive and Local Directories in Mac OS X

I want to create a symbolic link between local directories and my Google drive. In other words, I don't want to synchronize it by hand. If there is a change in the directory, it should synchronize it ...
1
vote
3answers
161 views

How to add Google's “I'm Feeling Lucky” Search to firefox?

This has been asked before but none of other methods are working now. Previously we were able to set Address Bar search or Search Bar to I'm Feeling Lucky, but Firefox has put a limit on those ways. ...
3
votes
1answer
274 views

Google Chrome 2-step verification does not “stick”

I recently enabled 2-step authentication on my Google account. In general, it works great. However, for Google Chrome, I am able to successfully log in using the 2-step verification, however, after ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Combining the ISBLANK and Date function

I have been searching through forums and can not figure out how to succesfully combine the two functions ISBLANK and a date function. What I need to do is use this formula in google sheets for ...
-3
votes
1answer
31 views

Can I restore a previous Chrome session from May 19?

Can I restore a previous Google Chrome session from May 19? I viewed someone's Linkedin profile that is now deleted and I need a record of it...
0
votes
0answers
101 views

How to download Google 360 Photo Sphere as 1 image?

How can I download Google 360 Photo Sphere ? I checked out developer tools and every photo sphere is stitched together with tens or hundreds of images, it would take a long time to put them all ...
1
vote
2answers
92 views

Google Chrome: Open a link in new tab and switch to it in one click

Is there a mouse/keyboard shortcut in Google Chrome that when clicking a link opens the URL in a new tab and then makes that tab active? Kind of like CTRL + left click, but also activating the tab ...
-1
votes
1answer
40 views

How to record audio when connected to a landline via Google Hangouts?

I would like to record audio when connected to landline phones via Google Hangouts (on either my Macbook or my Android smartphone). Which software is currently available? Ideally, it should be free ...
1
vote
1answer
98 views

Force Google Chrome Browser to use google.com

I have a U.S.-based google account, but I am currently in India. I always want google.com search results, not google.co.in. I go to google.com, but I get immediately redirected to google.co.in. ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Can login in to Gmail and Chrome, but can not access accounts.google.com

I visit the Internet through a VPN, my DNS has been set up as 8.8.8.8. I can ping through domain names include accounts.google.com and 1.client-channel.google.com, they all works. So far as I know, ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Safe To Delete Google's Update Folder?

I am on Windows 7. This folder is located in C:\Users\user\AppData\Local\Google. WinDirStat tells me that it is currently 3.1GB in size! Is this some sort of temp update folder that I can delete the ...
0
votes
2answers
631 views

Install Google Earth on Linux Fedora (rpm)

I'm trying to install Google Earth: [alexus@wcmisdlin02 Desktop]$ cat /etc/redhat-release CentOS Linux release 7.1.1503 (Core) [alexus@wcmisdlin02 Desktop]$ uname -a Linux ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

shortcut to copy the autocomplete result in chrome's launcher?

whenever you use chrome's launcher to do a calculation, such as put in "2+2=" it shows the result below it before you press enter. how can I get this result into my clipboard the fastest, preferably ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Google drive from different account

I have google drive installed on my on my everyday account. Now I would like to use google drive with another account. When I sign in with another account I have message: The account you entered ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Applescript Google Search results [duplicate]

Does anybody have an idea on how i could start a script that extracts google's quick answers to applescript. Like when you google the time in a certain place google will give you a direct answer in a ...
0
votes
0answers
48 views

How to fetch Google search query trending data if “Not enough search volume to show graphs”?

I'm searching for trending of a certain first Google Instant recommendation. Google Trends says not enough search volume to show graphs. However since it's the first recommendation, I do believe ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Recover temporary google chrome user

I've been using the temporary(?) google chrome account when you first use google chrome on a new windows user account. But i've just logged into google chrome with my home google account to see my ...
0
votes
0answers
119 views

Save a google search results page

I am making a list of useful links I'm using google advanced search to find them, searching on only the domain "microsoft.com", however I have noticed that if I search again a few days after, the ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

Need to automatic “translate page” process or fix it. In google chrome

I am aware that question come up few times, but my problem is more specific. In my job in necessary to spend 5-6 hours a day to do website search of various company around the globe. I need to ...
-1
votes
2answers
1k views

How to renew Google Chrome certificate (NET::ERR_CERT_DATE_INVALID)?

After installing a new Windows 7 laptop, my time was set a few hours in the future. Consequently, Google Mail (and other sites like stack overflow or tumblr) are displaying NET::ERR_CERT_DATE_INVALID ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Default Adobe reader 9 with internet exp

have 2 PDF apps installed: Adobe Reader 9 and adobe professional 6. For whatever reason, professional 6 is the default PDF plugin for Internet Explorer and not open the file. How do I make Adobe ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

add prefix to a cell in a spreadsheet

I have a cell in a (google)spreadsheet document (let's say L7) where I usually put a numeric value (like, say: "28", "12", "87"...). I'm trying to make a formula that adds a letter in front (or ...