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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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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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Google products and services not loading at all [duplicate]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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 do I disable ads on skype? [duplicate]

I've already disabled the ads in the contact list, but in the chat window, there are still ads popping up overhead. these are from Google Ad Choices and there is no way to close them. I can't get ...
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Why does Chrome sometimes automatically tweet when I start Chrome?

Say I posted a tweet with the latest version of Google Chrome yesterday, and today when I start Chrome again it will post that tweet again in the background. Why does it do that and how can I stop it? ...
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Formula works in excel and not in Google Spreadsheet

The following formula works in Excel but not in Google Spreadsheet: =INDEX(Sheet1!B1:P1,MATCH(MAXA(Sheet1!B11:P11), Sheet1!B11:P11,0)) Would there be alternatives? Thanks, Bing
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Google applications unreachable in Chrome/IE

As of today, when I try to go to https://gmail.com, I get the following error: I am not sure if I have been compromised somehow or what. This is happening in Chrome and IE, not in Firefox. Any ...
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Google Spread sheet-pulling down formulas is returning an error message

In Google Spread sheet. I need a formula that will add columns C-J and give me the total in column M. I entered =SUM(C5:J5) as a function in column M5 When I go to drag it down (using the lower ...
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Nothing is shown after logging into Goggle Play Developer Console in Opera

When I try to log in to Google Play Developer Console, it asks for my email address. In the past, when I entered it, it showed the menus and I could access everything. Since a few days, when I've ...
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Remotely disable saved cookies/logins on gmail?

I just left my job (yay! freedom! money is for suckers) and realized I forgot to clear cookies on my PC. I can call an (ex) coworker and have them do it maybe, but I'd feel safter if it could be ...
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Opera Next issue

Google translate's "Listen" function is not working, i.e. no sound is played if I click the listen button, in my Opera 18.0.1284.68 on Windows 8 64 bit. It works fine in Chrome and Firefox, though. I ...
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Why my Google search results are all directed via “http://www.ecosia.org/”

Recently I noticed a website called "ecosia.org" which directs all my Google search results. What's happening to me? Thanks,
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Is there a mouse shortcut in Google Chrome to reopen last closed tab?

I know I can use the keyboard shortcut to reopen the last closed tab, but is there a mouse based method? It would be really handy. If I remember right, you used to be able to middle click on the tab ...
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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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What is auto-mounting my media volume?

Something is repeatedly mounting my "media" share, doing something with it, then quietly un-mounting it with no notifications at the user level. from the little I can gleaned from the console messages ...
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How do I change users in Google Keep's chrome app?

On the phone I can easily switch between my Google accounts, on YouTube a video can be found that showcases it for the app but this option is just missing for me or has been removed by Google.
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Why does chrome never delete google.com localstorage?

I have selected the "Keep local data only until I quit my browser" option in Chrome settings under Content Settings -> Cookies. When I exit Chrome, I can see that every website file in my Local ...
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After how long does google delete a page from the results? [closed]

Let's say that the word "qwerty" appears in the page website.com/page1.htm. On Monday, the qwerty word was deleted from the page. After how many days, a person typing "qwerty" (with double quotes) in ...
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Totally unable to switch Google accounts

The Problem I CANNOT switch Google accounts without starting a new browser or going incognito! Whenever I click sign out, it pops up with this window and there is no way, I can tell, to enter in a ...