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Removing Bing from my Google search bar when I open a new tab

Bing has rudely planted its self on my "open new tab" so above Bing my regular Google is there but below is the irritating Bing search bar! I have tried everything I know of to get rid of it and it ...
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Google searches hang Firefox and require me to stop a script

Recently, I've been noticing a problem. Whenever I try and search with Google, it hangs Firefox for a few seconds, and then Firefox starts responding again, usually with a window asking me to stop a ...
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Retry failed downloads - Google Music Manager

After my old computer died I wanted to download my music collection from Google Music - which is very easy with Googles Music Manager. After a few hours it had downloaded my library, but also showed ...
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How to change gmail address (not name)? [closed]

I'd like to change my email address from xxxx@gmail.com to yyyy@gmail.com. There are a lot of infos on internet, but they're showing changing name. I don't want to change displaying name, but whole ...
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IE Search Provider: Specifying gTLD / Country-Specific Site

I am based in the UK, and as such typically use google.co.uk as my search engine. However, my employer is based in continental Europe, and thus my internet proxy is located overseas. As a result, IP ...
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export KML to GPX with icons

I have KML file that contains point of interest. These points are created with different icon depending of POI type. I tryed several converters but my device (Android+OsmAnd) shows all points with the ...
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Google calendar QuickAdd with title and description

I'm trying to use googlecl to create calendar entries. That tool uses calendar's Quick Add feature, so if I do this: google calendar add "Some event" it will add that event in my calendar. But what ...
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How do I re-show a hidden website on Chrome's new tab page? [duplicate]

I've accidentally clicked the "X" to hide a specific website from showing in my recent/most popular pages. How can I get it back?
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Unable to login to Google Drive desktop

I just downloaded Google Drive for PC. When I try to log in, I am only able to log in to an old account of mine (I suppose that email is cached somewhere), an account which for whatever reason is ...
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Why is Google Maps showing Google Search?

When we disable Javascript and visit maps.google.com, it shows the page for Google Search instead: I'm getting this behavior regardless of the browser used (Chrome/Firefox/Safari/Opera). What's ...
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Adobe Digital Editions Installed Using Wine Returns Error #2038

I recently decided to transfer my Google Play Books library to Calibre. Since Google Play gave me ACSM files, I installed Adobe Digital Editions to download the book itself. I did this using ...
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Google products and services not loading at all

This started suddenly. Basically i was watching videos on youtube, and suddenly it stopped loading. After a few refresh attempts, it started saying Firefox cannot find the server at ..... Then I tried ...
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What does the ei= code in a Google link signify? [closed]

Whenever I hit cmd+K in Firefox I get redirected to a Google search page. I would expect it to just go to www.google.com but instead it sends me to a link that looks like this: ...
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IE9 Internal Proxy w/Custom Settings doesn't Allow to Authenticate Email Address

I have searched and searched but I can't find the answer to my question. Here is the my current setup: Instead of using a proxy service, I used IE 9's internal proxy server and forwarded all outgoing ...
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Evolution/Gnome Keyring won't remember Google password

I changed my Google account password. I'm using Gnome 3 under Fedora 20, so I entered the new password in the Online Accounts settings. I'm using Google calendar and syncing it with Evolution. My main ...
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google.com/search redirects to google.com/webhp but only sometimes

According to the internet when google.com/search redirects to google.com/webhp, it means Search Conduit has hijacked the browser. In my case, this is what happens: ...
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How long does it take for Google Analytics Goals to start show some data? [closed]

I am testing Google Analytics Goals but I am not sure if I have it setup correctly. I setup a basic 3 step goal just as a test. I then went to my web site and performed those three steps. Should that ...
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YouTube. Why “In reply to” opens in new window?

YouTube. Why "In reply to" opens in new window? Is any way to see "In reply to" at the same window?
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Opera default search engine settings

I recently purchased a new laptop. The language was initially set to UK English, but I am in South Africa, and so it should be South African English. Anyways, I changed it accordingly, and also ...
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what happens to my documents in Google Drive when a connected app on is no longer available?

Lets say I connect an app to Google Drive. For example Code Your Cloud from https://codeyourcloud.com. This app lets you edit C# code in Google Documents. My question is what happens to my existing ...
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Adding a null to google sheets cell validation

In my Google Sheet i have cells that need validation. Users can pick from the drop down list and all works well. My users also need to be able to revert to an empty cell. Ie going back to an empty ...
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How to prevent Firefox from redirecting to OpenDNS's “website-unavailable.com”?

I'd like to get Firefox to work with OpenDNS, but still retain Firefox's standard behaviour when typing something on the location bar. Before I set up things to run OpenDNS, if I typed google on ...
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Separate Work and Personal Profiles on Chrome

I have been using multiple profiles on Chrome for both Work and Personal. In preparing to exit Work, I noticed that the majority of my personal Saved Passwords are available in my Work profile (and ...
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Why would a new EC2 East instance take me to www.google.com.tw?

I set up an EC2 instance in the U.S. East (N. Virginia) region. It's a Windows Server 2012 instance, and the very first time I visited Google in Internet Explorer, I got redirected to google.com.tw. ...
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Remove specific header information sent from Thunderbird to Google servers

If I am using the web interface of Gmail, it doesn't add my IP address to the email headers (only adds the Google IP addresses). If I use Thunderbird, it add my IP address to it and Google mail ...
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in gmail i enabled “lab” for search in docs and sites however i get back results only from docs

I search for text my plugin is enabled, i do see results from docs but no results from google sites. I do see this at bottom "Show only Docs and Sites results ›" can anyone help? is it working at ...
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How can I permanently suppress sites from google search results [duplicate]

I stay logged into Google. I would very much like to permanently blacklist sites that I know to be SPAMmy or low quality from showing up in some of the modules like news and search. Any suggestions on ...
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How can I customize the list of Apps from the top right corner on Google's sites?

When I am on Google's home page, and I am signed into Gmail, there is an square icon with nine little squares atI the top right corner of the page. If I click on it, I see the list of apps. I would ...
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To search japanese sites in Google?

I am trying to search japanese sites for Embryology unsuccessfully by filetype:swf site:*.jp embryology but it returns only a few results. The problem is that I do not have specific url pattern ...
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How do I change the default google search country for the location/search bar in Firefox 24+?

I usually search from the location/search bars in Firefox 24 ESR. Unfortunately, google thinks I'm in India and defaults to giving me "Indian results". I'd like to change the search country via the ...
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Google is not opened in browsers

I have the following browsers installed on my system. Google Chrome, Version 33.0.1750.154 m Mozilla FireFox, Version 27.0.1 Internet Explorer 8 Except for other sites, Google doesn't open in all ...
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Google Docs Spreadsheet Export Statistics

I have a spreadsheet exported from JotForm.com but I want to export that spreadsheet to a "diagram" or to page that gives me the statistics of the form. I know you can do that just if you link that ...
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When on VPN, can't load any sites that belong to Google

I work from home and I VPN into the office. We are a remote team all over the country and we use Google Hangouts to video conference. After I VPN, I then RDP onto my desktop which is a physical ...
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How do I Import a CSV file to google voice with different fields than a normal contact?

I want to import bulk phone numbers, addresses, and business names to google voice. The CSV file I am trying to import has different fields than a normal contact field and the system won't process ...
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Chrome randomly stops opening google products

For last few weeks, I am facing a weird issues with Chrome. Randomly, it stops opening any particular Google products for google.com, gmail, calender, drive, etc. It just get stuck at "Sending ...
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Is google using Akamaihd CDN for some of its services?

I run a few captive portal system where we have akamaihd.net whitelisted because we want users to access some of the services hosted on akamaihd.net. Problem is now users can access google.com too. ...
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Does the file browser in Chrome OS send data across the network?

Chrome OS does allow syncing with Google Drive, which obviously does send data through the network, but what about the local file system?
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This Google cookie is indestructable

I don't use any Google services directly and have Google's safebrowsing support disabled. Yet, this PREF cookie for °.google.com which appears to have a unique identifier is unremovable. It restores ...
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Google Hangouts Stuck and Unable to Sign in

So, my Chrome Hangouts extension seems to be stuck trying to sign me in to an account, but I can't try signing into another account. All I get is a message saying: Unable to sign in This ...
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How to block all gifs on certain domain

I'm looking for a way to block some types of content on some sites using firefox. My specific case is that I want to block all gif type images on google plus, but I am also looking for a solution to ...
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Change Google Drive Avatar without Signing Up for Google+

It seems that I cannot change my existing Google drive Avatar without signing up for Google+. Is there another way to do so?
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Backing up Google Drive data in the event of a virus attack

I am moving to GDrive (Google Drive) more and more these days. Can't see myself ever leaving the cloud. My question is about backing up of data on Google Drive. As I understand, GDrive and similar ...
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Disable reflection between Google Drive and Drive folder

I recently installed Google Drive in my Windows 8 Pro and there is a folder for Google Drive. Is it possible to delete files in Drive folder without getting it deleted from the Drive ?
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Exporting Google contacts with names

I want to export my contacts from Google, but when I do, only the emails end up in the CSV file. The names don't show up at all. How can I get both names and emails in there?
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Enable Touch Events Chrome

Google Chrome used to have an option for enabling touch events in the browser. F12->Overrides->Enable Touch Events. With the latest version of Google Chrome for the desktop I can't for the life of me ...
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Shorcut key for Google Play Books

I'm looking for shortcut key of web reader of Google Play books to adjust the size against the size of the window of browser. Could you tell me how to do it? Sincerely,
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Connect to Google Play via eth0 android x86

I installed in VirtualBox Android x86 4.0 for eeepc (android-x86-4.0-RC2-eeepc.iso). After installation, android want connect to play, but I haven't configured network. I press "not now". After ...
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Stop chrome extension from being added

Is there a way to stop a specific chrome extension from being installed? OS: OS X
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Gmail Notifier for Windows 7 showing “No Unread Mail”

My gmail Notifier on a Windows 7 machine is showing "No Unread Mail". However as a matter of fact I've many new unread messages in my inbox. Opening up my Inbox in Mozilla Thunderbird or Gmail's ...
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How can I uninstall a managed chrome extension? [duplicate]

I have tried every fix I found online but nothing seems to work. It's not in add/remove programs. I have Deleted registry values in Hkey/software/google/chrome/extensions. Also deleted the specific ...