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Send a link to pay via paypal

I am using a Google Form to record answers from different friends. Depending on their answers they are going to receive different bills. I want to create a Bash script that... Download the answers ...
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Bash: How to download data from Google Form

How can I download the .csv of the responses of a Google Form from Bash? I tried wget https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1gRMnKkqKaDAhpm6ytfvZEYfD9_j9HzDk1Q4HgMYC7Xg/edit#gid=1933231618 but ...
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How to get rid of the “Google Accounts” giant letter on Google sites?

Notice this big pink circle: It’s distracting, and honestly kind of an eyesore. I’ve managed to get rid of it with uBlock in Gmail, but with Google Images, it just keeps coming back. Perhaps I need ...
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Would a North American Chromecast work worldwide? [closed]

If I buy a ChromeCast in North America, will I be able to use it around the world? i.e. are there geographic limitations to the ChromeCast itself (not notflix etc.)
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Make Google To show More Review Lines for search results

Is there any way to Make Google To show More Review Lines for search results? Currently after searching it will show 3 or 4 lines for every search result. I need to make more, for example 10 line for ...
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Looking for API - how to view daily google doodle in iframe?

I am using iChrome new tab and I have customized the new tab to my preference but I miss google doodle that is shown in Chromes default new tab. Is there any way to only display the google doodle in ...
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Google filetype operator to search in default documents (index.html)

In Google, you can indicate filetype:html to search only in HTML documents and not, say, PDF. However, this excludes the default documents (such as index.html), which are for all practical purposes of ...
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Set Google Inbox as default e-mail client in Windows 10

Is there a way to set Google Inbox as the default e-mail client in Windows 10?
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How does Google know I have HOLA vpn installed when it's not running?

I installed Hola and my google search was redirected to a Google page stating " "Our systems have detected unusual traffic from your computer network" and made me enter a CAPTCHA to prove I'm not a ...
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Google services like translate, hangouts and drive are unreachable

Suddenly some of google services stopped loading. From browser if to go to google.com, everything works as expected, if to try drive.google.com the page is loaded, but it tries to get all the ...
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Google compute instance froze

I am running several instances with Ubuntu 14.04 with a custom kernel. All was great (for about a week or two) but for some reason my instances started freezing when booting - I get an "ssh operation ...
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Force my browser to use the “old” google tab icon

How can I force google Chrome to use the old Icon, which was used until some days before? I've got many tabs open and searching for the new Icon is much harder than searching for the old, which I'm ...
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Google Chrome on a fresh CentOS 7.1 not starting up

I am having a bad time trying to run Chrome on my CentOS 7.1 server. I know, it does not have a screen, it's a server. But I installed GNOME anyway and using VNC I can see the screen on a remote ...
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How to Upload Files to Google Drive from a Server?

I am currently the “tech guy” at an office with a very limited and unreliable Internet access. Currently, we take care of all of our document-related work with Google Drive, but with a limited network ...
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How to prevent Google Chrome from changing the default browser to itself in Windows 7?

I am using Windows 7 (SP1 x64) with Internet Explorer 11. And every time I open Chrome, it makes itself the default browser automatically without my permission. Is Google trying to force me to use its ...
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photo deleted from Google Drive does not properly delete from Google Photo device

I am testing out Google Photos. For the most part, it works nicely. It even integrates reasonably well with Google Drive, as advertised (I can view Drive photos in Google Photos and vice versa) ...
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Different font in Google search and Gmail: why, and how to customize?

In Linux Mint KDE 17.2 (KDE4) the Google search fonts are different than in other systems. In Linux Mint Xfce 17.2 (that is, the same OS, different DE), it is normal one, that is the one that I ...
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Mozilla Firefox won't connect to Google, IE can

I have went on to Google search before, however today, Mozilla Firefox won't let me connect to Google's search page. This is what I get. You have asked Firefox to connect securely to www.google.com,...
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Google doc no longer printing on PC or ios

Up until 8/24/15, I have had no problems printing Google docs from my PC. I have the latest windows upgrade, and have always used Google Chrome as my default browser. A few days ago, I went to ...
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Can’t login Google Drive

My Google drive account does not sync, or when I re-install Google Drive application, I can’t login in my account because it appears: Error on page Sometimes when I try to access this website (...
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What is the name for google's information summary box (pic inside)? Is there an api to access it from a google search?

Example of what I'd like to access: Just wondering if I could write something that'll query google with a search string and if the summary box returns, fetch only that, otherwise fetch the first ...
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Google Chrome history : left box missing

I have tried to selectively delete the history of a Mac I rarely use. The problem is there are no little boxes on the left of the browsed pages. The only way I can clean the history is via “Clearing ...
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windows 10 calendar and google calendar

I have the new W10 calendar app set to sync with my google calendar. New events entered into google cal appear in the W10 calendar, but new ones entered into W10 do not appear in google. Is this ...
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Uploaded (lightworks produced) 480p video to Google photos, via google website- so why is only 360p option present?

Youtube videos appear to me at all resolutions. I'm using ubuntu and windows 10 with firefox 39.0.3. I know the quality is less as it is visibly compressed on a tv with chromecast,also the playback ...
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Why are my pings going to 'customer.algx.net'?

When I try to ping google.com, I get the following output: $ ping google.com PING google.com (67.89.227.247) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from ip67-89-227-247.z227-89-67.customer.algx.net (67.89....
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How can Skype display targeted ads based on searches?

My girlfriend made a series of very specific product searches yesterday, mostly on Google and Amazon, using Google Chrome. Today, Skype shows an ad banner that matches those searches. I checked that: ...
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How to auto-upload files to google drive?

lets say I have a working directory, and want to upload (only upload!) files when they changes. This is a backup, so Im the only one who could see them. How to achieve this?
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Why is google recaptcha challenge so long? [closed]

Google recaptcha challenge (which is submitted with text on image to google servers) looks like this: 03AHJ_VuuXgRZuuvh2gSOXYt0pTFa57RyNjwc_YHHxy6ksHp9nNA6dyyEMoxovo5eI0dHCHwjecE_e-xRtQy-...
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Language in Chrome won't change for googles pagespeed

I have tried this plugin: chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/quick-language-switcher/pmjbhfmaphnpbehdanbjphdcniaelfie/related This guide: https://support.google.com/chromebook/answer/1059490?hl=en ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 http)...
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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 ...
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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 helps,...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...