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Add Google Custom Search Engine to omnibox

I've created my Google Custom Search Engine here https://www.google.com/cse When I add it to omnibox with rightclick and try to use it I receive: It's not unexpectable because search url in that ...
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1answer
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Tutorials for 'mastering' Google search? [closed]

Background It is a simple question but I have realized that maybe my usage of search engines (mainly Google) is rather naive. I am aware of using quotes ("") to search for exact occurrence of ...
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1answer
288 views

Google search results page on my Firefox looks different

The Google's Search results page on my FF looks different than the usual page I see on other days. Attached below is the screenshot: I checked on several other computers and the Google search results ...
3
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1answer
106 views

How can I avoid wasted space on Google searches on large monitors?

There is a lot of wasted space in Google searches (in Chrome) on my 23" monitor (1920x1080 resolution): (click image to enlarge) As you can see, less than 1/3 of the full screen width is actually ...
12
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1answer
247 views

What is “o-o---preferred---yh---www.google.com”?

I am using Google search in Chrome and I noticed that the URL looks very strange. I searched something and I got normal results. Somehow, the URL in the address bar just caught my eye and it looked ...
0
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0answers
94 views

Is there a keyboard shortcut for switching between Google image search and Google text search?

I would like to know is there a keyboard shortcut for switching between Google image search and Google text search? I use Chrome, so if there is some built in Chrome functionality similar to this, do ...
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1answer
43 views

Can I promote certain websites in Google Search? [closed]

I'm a programmer and I use Google a lot. There are lots of websites with solutions for problems, but I prefer StackOverflow. Is there a way I can get StackOverflow higher in my Google search results? ...
2
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1answer
2k views

Exclude specific sites or urls from Google search results? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible with Google searches to ban any and all results from a domain? When searching google a few sites constantly show up in my search results. However, these ...