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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 ...
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How to find other sites that link to a specific domain in Google?

Is is possible to find all sites that link to domain.com by typing a search query in Google?
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Maxthon browser: Google integrated login page is misbehaving

I use Maxthon to login Gmail, Google, and use that sign-in across other websites. Unexpectedly, the new login page is not behaving properly when i am trying to login(in the same account) after i ...
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Way of browsing many Google ads in one place

Quite often I end up seeing an advertisement (Provided by Adwords, most often) while I am waiting between page (re)loads, only to react too slowly to right-click and (hopefully) copy any kind of link. ...
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Google Chrome asked for my Carbonite password [closed]

Google Chrome recently asked for password access to my Carbonite backup account. How can I be sure it didn't get it and/or block it from future access?
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Java 7 on Google Chrome in Windows 8

I have installed Java (including SDK and JRE) on my new Windows 8 Pro 64bit. It works perfectly in IE but Google Chrome doesn't recognize Java at all. Can anyone let me know if Java works under Chrome ...
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“Google Software Update would like to control this computer…” What?

For the first time (that I've seen), some piece of Google's software updater is now asking for permission to control my computer. I couldn't find any other mention of this on the web, so I don't ...
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Google chrome slows down while opening a new webpage?

Whenever I hit CTRL + T new tab same when i hit Home tab and write any url for first 10-15 seconds it just doesn't show anything, hangs for any webpage including the fastest www.google.co.in? Can ...
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Unable to use the up and down arrows in the google suggested search box

Today I was trying to search for something and I typed it wrong, when i went to use Googles suggested spelling of the phrase with the arrow keys it did not allow me to go down or up i could still go ...
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Block ONLY Google Ads

There is an easy way to disable ONLY ads by Google (like this: https://p1.picsto.re/2013-10-06_111448.png )? Using hosts file (I hate Adblock or other bloatware tools) is quite easy but what are the ...
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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 ...
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Using Chromecast as a security device

I have google chromecast connected to my TV at home. I am wondering if I can use it as a security device akin to auto timers that turn on and off lights in the house. Can you play a video on the ...
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I can't see some images from Google images [duplicate]

I am from Iran. In my country, the government has filtered the some web-sites. Recently I have a problem for see the all images in Google Images. For example: ...
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What is the AQS parameter in Google search query

When I search Google form Chrome's omnibox, there is an AQS parameter embedded in the query. Something like "&aqs=chrome..69i57.42x1j" What is the purpose of it What does it contain ? Does it ...
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chromecast worked well for a few days, but now buffers constantly

I received my chromecast and it worked well for a couple of days. I watched full length films on Netflix and rocked out for hours on G music. Then suddenly, it started buffering every few seconds. ...
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Is Google tracking our web history even when we do not visit Google or if affiliate websites? [closed]

I have recently updated to Google Chrome 29.0.1547.76. And when I click a the new tab button there is a new homepage now. Ok. My current settings forbid from third party cookies being set. And I clear ...
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Why 'google docs' document cannot be opened using firefox?

I uploaded a document on google docs. The document has been shared in the public domain. I can see the document from chrome,opera but not through firefox . Is it that, google docs files cannot be ...
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Router MAC address procuring for WPS positioning

Its known that either Skyhook or Google procured the wireless access points mac address while roaming around. I am curious how the MAC addresses were procured, as this does not seem to be easy to do! ...
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How to open multiple browsers without sharing cookies to each other? [duplicate]

I want to ask how can I open a browser (doesn't matter which to be honest, as long as it has the main features of each browser) multiple times without sharing the cookies and other stuff between each ...
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Error when opening Google Drive

For a few days now I am getting this error every time I open Google Drive in my PC. I tried re-installing but still get the same error. Do you have an idea what's causing this?
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How can I make a shortcut to search using Google Scholar from the address bar in Chrome?

I don't like having to navigate to http://scholar.google.com/ before I type my search.
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How to remove Apps Tab from Chrome

With the newest Chrome Update, Apps Bookmark has been added on left hand side of the bookmarks. But I don't need that (my Apps are just next to it - as direct links) and want to remove it again. ...
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Unable to forward emails using Gmail [closed]

I am unable to forward emails from my Gmail. Everything else seems to work fine. It does not matter what the contents of the message to be forwarded are. I get this error when I try: What should I ...
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Chromecast installation issue

Chromecast can not 'join' my wifi network. Name is correct also the password. I get to a certain point in set-up and can go no further. Could this be a router issue, have older router, ZyXEL, P-600 ...
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Wanting to open more than one instance WITHOUT shift

I recently installed Windows 7 onto my computer, and am completely frustrated with the start menu/task bar. What my issue is, in Windows XP and Vista, I was able to click the icon on the task bar, and ...
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About an app that know the Google rankings and a proxy

I have installed an application to know the Google rankings of my websites. I have a list with keywords like "windows spain", "windows france", etc, so for a each keyword this app send a request to ...
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How do I stop google redirecting search to https?

Over roughly the past 2 weeks Google search has either been painfully slow to return results or simply aborts after 30 seconds or so with 'page can't be displayed'. I then noticed that the search ...
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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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Google is not open in any browser

www.google.com will not open in any browser. I try to open www.google.com in Google Chrome and also in Firefox but it given below error message. In Google chrome I got this error message SSL ...
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light off in Google chrome while opening some web pages

I am trying to open some web pages but the light off in chrome as illustrated in the following screen shot How can I solve this problem?
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Firefox - Google search no logo Youtube no CSS at 15/9/13

As the title says. Is anyone else having the same problem and is there a way to fix or is it Google's problem? But using Chrome it is total fine. So I used Inspect Element and found these addresses. ...
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Can not find Picasa Web Album, under Google App admin panel/google app/Other Google Services

We got a Google App account that we use with our domaine name. We use the core service apps (gmail, calendar, drive, etc.). Now we are looking into going into Google+. To be able active Google+ for my ...
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Is there a way to find recently websites appeared in internet?

Is there a way to find/search recently websites appeared in internet ? For example I want to find out latest games websites (not pages)?
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Google Cloud Print opens “print to file” dialogue box on printer's home computer--and never prints

When I try to use Google cloud print from a computer not attached to the printer in question (from Google Drive), it opens a dialog box titled "Print to File" with the text "Output File Name:" and a ...
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google contacts: where are contacts in the “other contacts” group from, exactly?

I noticed in my google contacts that there are 4 predefined groups. my contacts circles Most contacted other contacts I know that the contacts in "my contacts" are mostly added by myself manually. ...
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Fast gmail client program [closed]

This is a seemingly simple problem. I want to access my gmail mail account using some other client than googles web interface. Sounds easy right? Gmail supports IMAP so any email client should work. ...
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Web scraping / crawling a particular Google book

For my work, I need to scrape the text from a large book on Google Books. The book in question is a very old book and is out of copyright. The book is a Gazetteer of the World. We will be putting the ...
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How to shift all Google Tasks by one day?

I have input all of my assigned readings and homework deadlines into Google Tasks on the date they are due. Now, I am thinking that I would rather have them on the day prior to when they are due. ...
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What is Chrome Canary and how is it different from Google Chrome - for Linux users?

Chrome has 3 releases - a regular release, a dev release and canary. Canary is simply a much newer release thats not as well tested, but has the latest shiny stuff. After a while the version ...
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How to disable google SSL in opera?

I want to use google in opera in normal http to speed up search; how can I disable google SSL in opera?
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google music creative solution

I have around 1000 songs synced with Google Music. Recently, I had to delete my local folder with music (the hard drive was defective). Now, when it came down to downloading all my music from Google ...
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Firefox Google search language is set to Spanish

Whenever I search Google from Firefox it takes me to search results in a strange language with "buscar" instead of "search" etc. ...
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Installing Google gdata API on Mac (monodevelop)

These are the steps I took: 1) Installed Xamarin studio: http://monodevelop.com/Download 2) Installed mono MDK 3) Installed x-code. 4) Downloaded libgoogle-data-mono-2.2.0.0.tar.gz and ...
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Feedly does not download items in Google Chrome

I have Feedly app installed in my Google Chrome browser, and it worked without a hitch until recently. All of a sudden it stopped to download any feed item and shows just a blank page instead. ...
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What happened to my Google Chrome Install

For some reason, I booted up my work computer today, like I always do, and the batch file I threw in the startup folder to quickly open up all of my applications told me that "chrome.exe doesn't ...
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Command+Click downloads link in Google Chrome for Mac

I'm used to Command+Click opening a link in a new tab, but for some reason, instead, it downloads the link. Is this the new default behavior in Chrome for Mac, or what?
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Google safebrowsing post requests

My browser often sends some weird post requests like this: POST http://safebrowsing.clients.google.com/safebrowsing/downloads?client=navclient-auto-ffox&appver=22.0&pver=2.2&wrkey=XXXXXX ...
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How can I transfer all of my contacts from Google to Live.com

I have linked my Google account to Live.com, and now my Google contacts are visible in Live.com. However, I would rather copy all of the contact data into Live.com, so that I can shut down my Google ...
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Language issue in google chrome [closed]

I am using google chrome version 28 When I try to open this site http://www.worldtimebuddy.com/ I am getting something like this why is this so and how can I resolve it.
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My Google Account not working properly with Ubuntu

When I use Windows, there is no problem; I can use Google Hangouts, Google Plus, and even(!) Google Search. But When I use Ubuntu (tried 12.04, 12.10 and 13.04); I cannot use Google Hangouts, it ...