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Video in Google's Home Page [duplicate]

On Special Ocasions , like today being Mother's day , Google puts a video like animation in its webpage. The concept of the animation is intriguing. I wish to know more details about it. So far i am ...
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Google Translate in Chrome

How do I enable google translation without prompting? I read a lot of texts in foreign language and clicking each time is driving me crazy. Thanks
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What the “Yahoo developer YQL console virus” actually is and how to eradicate it?

For already about 3 years a computer at an office demonstrates sudden attacks of "the http://developer.yahoo.com/yql/console redirect virus" from from time to time - it starts redirecting all ...
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Google pinyin to write proper pinyin and not chinese characters

I can use Google pinyin in a text editor with CTRL - SPACE then type the pinyin with no accents. I can choose in a list among several chinese characters the one that corresponds to what I wish to ...
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On Chrome, Youtube and Google search frequently doesn't load because of “failed to load resource”

Sometimes (randomly) when I search on Google, I get a white page. When I open developer console, I see "failed to load resource" This only happens on Youtube and Google on Google Chrome. I've ...
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use Google calendar to control Microsoft Outlook calendar

I don't want to use Outlook calendar. I am using Google calendar. However, there is a calendar which is only for Outlook users. Is there any way that I can control that with Google calendar? Thanks ...
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Why do My Google Search Results Not Visit Page? [closed]

Hardware: Ubuntu 13.04, firefox-trunk When I do a google search for "test search," the results returned don't actually link to the URL I thought it would. Instead of pointing to wikipedia, for ...
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Google Drive: Sync different directories, instead of putting everything in one folder

Say I have three different folders on my Windows laptop (school, work, and personal documents). These are in different places on my hard drive. Is there anyway to sync those folders to my Google ...
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I need an easy way to 'google' through all my PDF files - anything like this exist? [duplicate]

Here is my scenario and system: System: Win-7, 64-bit. Scenario: Very simply, I have a folder on my dropbox account, titled \Papers. Within this folder, I have a lot of PDF files, and I have even ...
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Google domains not working DNS issue

When accessing Google products (google.com / youtube.com etc...) I often get a : Oops! Google Chrome could not connect to google.com Try reloading: google.­com Additional suggestions: Access a cached ...
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Load chrome's home page from the keyboard on a chromebook

Running a chromebook there seems to be no way to load the browser's, Google chrome, home page from the keyboard.
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What is Chrome Canary and how is it different from Google Chrome?

As the question title says it all, I read Google support, I read few things here and there, the only thing they say is it's for developers and it is updated at a rapid speed, but what way exactly it ...
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What is google parrot? [closed]

I've been browsing geekbench's result browser and I stumbled across the "google parrot". However, google search doesnt result in anything. Anybody got any ideas what this is? Also they seem to be ...
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What is the average age of engineers in Google, Apple and etc? [closed]

In continuation of this Why is Google so much faster than a hard-drive search? Is there any statiscics about how old are engineers in great companies? Just curious how much time i have and how much ...
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Where to find all of google products/services? [closed]

When I visit Google products page I can't find all of its products such as Google Nexus, Google Glass, Google Fiber, Google Chrome, or services such as Google Analytics, Google Adsense, Google ...
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How add some permanent options to google search in Firefox

Is it possible to permanently add some options to google search in Firefox. I'm tired of all these spam sites and I'd like to have my own list of banned words that should be always attached to the ...
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Google chrome disable url suggestions from history

I was searching for a solution which will help me to disable URL auto suggestion (from history) while I type url on adressbar. But I haven't found anything about this solution. I tryied to uncheck Use ...
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importing Google Chrome bookmarks

I have a computer that does not boot. I have access to the hard drive and all the files, however. Is it possible to salvage the google chrome bookmarks and import them into another google chrome? ...
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How to restore the default Google search engine in Chrome?

How do I revert to the default Google search engine in Chrome? Most sites have a simple querystring search, like http://mysite/search/?query=%s, but Google has some weird query string, and I'm not ...
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How does my browser know I've visited a page if the URL is redirecting?

How do Chrome, Safari, Firefox or other browsers know you've visited the destination URL of a redirecting link? I've always found it interesting that the browsers know the URL a redirecting URL lands ...
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Why has my Google Ping different Averages?

I Pinged Google for a Week, with 10 Pings per Second, and I found out that my Ping has 3 or more "Bands": Here's a screenshot (The Interupt was a short stop in Pinging, and the Spikes my own usage, ...
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Custom search for format or pattern on a web page?

Is there a browser extension which will allow me to perform a search for text with a specific format on a web page? For example: [3 digits]-[3 digits]-[4 digits] (for a phone number) Or: 10 digits ...
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Chrome sync error [duplicate]

I just obtained a new Windows 8 computer, and when trying to sync my old Google Chrome settings, bookmarks, etc., I get a sync error message. What do you do to change the passphrase so I can properly ...
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Why does Chromium connect to Google on startup?

I installed Chromium on Ubuntu from the official repositories. I disabled everything in the "Privacy" section am not logged in set my default search to duckduckgo set my first page to an empty tab ...
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Google Chrome: How do I program new tab

How do I program Google Chrome to show thumbnail pages I choose in new tab "dashboard/desktop" insted of the " 6 most visited" .
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how can I quickly get to Manage saved passwords in chrome?

you have to goto preferences, then show advanced settngs, then click on Manage saved passwords. can I create a shortcut button or key command to open that quickly. I want to use it over and over and ...
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Google search opens multiple windows

I am doing a Google search and for some reason it when I click search it just opens up an infinite amount of new blank windows with the URL ...
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HTML tags in Google Spreadsheet

I am experiencing issues with Google Spreadsheet. The thing is that me and my colleagues are using one spreadsheet as a table for translations, there is a column for English and then German and ...
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Google Chrome (Windows) not displaying text/encoding correctly on certain websites

I experience a problem similar to Weird Characters in Google Chrome Here's a screenshot on the website http://getfwd.com I've tried: Removing fonts I have installed Setting the encoding to ...
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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? ...
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Is it possible to import Outlook tasks to Google Calendar?

I successful migrated Outlook's contacts into Gmail contacts, but for some reason I'm not able to import my Outlook's Task's CSV into Google Calendar. Any ideas?
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List of pepole who can see your online status in Google Talk

I removed some friends from my friend list of my Google Talk, I did not block them. So they see my online status and can send instant message to me. How can I see a list of the people that can see me ...
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Using both Adobe Reader and built-in PDF viewer in Google Chrome

I would like to use both Chrome's built-in PDF viewer and the Adobe Reader plugin at the same time. Specifically, I want to open PDFs with the built-in viewer by default (because I think it is more ...
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Google Chrome: Have different settings on different computers?

I use Google Chrome and have specific settings for it and which apps I have downloaded for it. I use it with many of my computers (two laptops, desktop, phone, work desktop, etc.). I have a LOT of ...
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Why is Google Chrome having trouble connecting to Google's servers?

When I bring my Macbook to work I often experience really long response times (~60 seconds) when I use google.com / the unified search bar (or whatever it's name is...). When I'm at home or when I use ...
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Logging into Google Apps using a single link

Our organization has a secure application where we'd like to provide users with the ability to click once and log into their Google Apps account without having to enter the username/password ...
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Save or send by email google chrome web history and visited sites list?

I am trying to implement quantifiedself concept for my web-history. It was quit easy for most of the social networks with help of IFTTT. But currently I want to log and automatically send by email or ...
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Is it possible to get past Google's “Our systems have detected unusual traffic” page in a text-only browser?

I like using a text-only browser (elinks) to do basic web-browsing. Unfortunately, I recently keep getting Google's "Our systems have detected unusual traffic" page, which offers a CAPTCHA to let me ...
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Embedded Google videos do not show in Mac OS X

I am trying to watch older videos (from Google Videos days) in my browser, like: http://www.charlierose.com/view/interview/3377 I'm using Mac OS X. The video "Play" button appears in Safari, Firefox ...
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Google docs, speadsheet, how to make one column to the sum of others

How do i make a column the sum of others, so for example i want to make what appears in column F for every row the sum of A-E. I suppose that i am asking is there a wildcard character to indicate the ...
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What is the Google Chrome Pin/Unpin Tab Keyboard Shortcut?

I searched a keyboard shortcut for toggling tab pin in Chrome but couldn't find anything. Anyone knows one?
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Google Chrome Random Pictures?

I originally asked this question on Yahoo Answers, but I decided to ask it here as well. Basically, I opened up Google Chrome one day and it was showing random pictures where there shouldn't be any. ...
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Firefox scrolls page when I use arrow keys to scroll search results from Google, Youtube, ebay, etc

I recently made the switch from Chrome to Firefox (more specifically the 64 bit Waterfox because Chrome doesn't make a 64 bit variant). Anyways, I noticed that when I used Chrome to search Google, ...
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Can't access google services - getting 503 error [closed]

I am getting a 503 error trying to access some of google services such as reader, and I can't access the images found in the google image search - getting the same 503 error 503. That’s an error. ...
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Windows 7 Chrome search engine

When I open incognito in google chrome I an faced with a large photo of a young Chinese. Could be another Asian though. As far as i know there is no harm done and incognito still works. i wouls ...
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Why do images that have EXIF metadata stripped still appear when using Google Image Search?

I have stripped images that we own of any metadata however they still appear when using Google Image Search. Why is that?
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Commenting scripts with Google verification [closed]

On some pages of my site I want to have user's comments. Users will not be required to login, but they should not be able to comment if they are not logged in a valid gmail account. Could someone help ...
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Is There a way to permanently disable Google updates on any software?

Is there a way to stop updating Google Chrome, Picasa, Google Desktop , Sketchup - essentially, all Google products
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validating / sanitizing google results for posting online

i sometimes want to link to a search result page of Google services. but the address bar URL is "dirty" ...
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How can I get rid of the long Google results URLs? [closed]

google.com is always shielded by our firewall. When I search something at google.com, a result list appears. Then I click the link, the URL changes to a processed url like: ...