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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 ...
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window 7 PC and Laptop Excel sheet

I want to insert three excel sheets one below other I prepared 3 different sheets with different size of coloms and rows now I want to insert them to get only one sheet without changing the hight ...
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Stroke and canvas button not found in windows 8 of Google Web Designer

I have installed Google Web Designer in Windows 8. I have seen in google site and a tutorial in YouTube that there is stroke and canvas button in the left side tool bar but i am not founding this.How ...
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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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Why do I have to use Google DNS on Home Router (CenturyLink)

I have a CenturyLink DDR2200, working with my PrismTV (same a U-Verse, but it's IPTV). For some reason, to use Apple's iMessage or FaceTime, I have to go into the device settings and change the DNS ...
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How to make chromium-browser faster on linux ( how to use extension running backgrounds)

I'm using Zoris OS and I tried to make Chromium launching faster using chrometana extension which run on the background.But the problem is whenever I run Chromium(a desktop entry) it creates new ...
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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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Phone playing tricks on me [migrated]

Currently, I'm using an iPhone 5s with ATT service. When I was up in the mountains for a concert, my phone was showing no service available, and all my calls were failing consistently. However, I ...
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google speech recognition offline linux

When I was doing some research on speech recognition, I saw some articles about the google speech recognition service on android being able to be downloaded and used offline on android. I also saw ...
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Text in Google Chrome looks jagged

I am having some trouble with my Chrome Browser, rendered text looks really messy. Screenshot of text in Chrome: The same website and piece of text, rendered in Firefox: I have found a ...
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Reputation doesn't increase [migrated]

Please help. I don't know if I'm exactly correct. I've used StackExchange with a Google account previously. I earned good reputation. But for some reasons I don't wanna use it now. I created another ...
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Sudden transparent chat windows on google chat client

A few days ago, my Google Talk client somehow lost the ability to display the text in the chat window: Seems that someone already asked for assistance regarding this issue back in 2010 received no ...
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Change google play account primary email id

I had registered my play store account with official email address and now it will be closed in 45 days can anyone suggest how do i change the google play store account email address? I know how ...
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any one-click short-cut button for saving web images?

I am mostly using Chrome as my browsers. The fastest way so far I am able to save an image is to right click and the menu pops up and choose "Save Image As" and then choose "OK" Any extension such ...
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How to use OR operator in Gmail [migrated]

I have a huge list of senders who I would like to filter in Gmail. If you can help me figure this out, I can finally get over this headache. I've tried these queries. from:(David Kadavy OR Lloyed ...
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View rendered html of html document in new Google Drive

In the old Google Drive before the material redesign, one could open an html document and that would show the source in a modal ( pop-up window with an overlay behind it ). Then when you pressed open ...
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Google instant search header gap issue

I'm having this weird problem with Google these days. When I search a term/phrase in instant search, there appears a white gap between the search box and the results section. I'm upset with this as ...
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Exporting Google Sheets with Graph [closed]

I am not sure if I am asking the question in the right forum. Can someone please tell me how to Export sheets from Google Sheets with the graphs included. I tried exporting the sheet but it comes ...
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1answer
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Multiple app-id in Chrome command line?

I have a launcher that loads Chrome in a wrapper but only with one extension, I would like to have it load two (or perhaps more!) as well.. I can't figure out the syntax and my google-fu has failed ...
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Gmail - use custom domain?

First of all, I am not looking for google apps because I will have to pay monthly for google apps. I have my personal email address personalemail1231231@gmail.com and it's really confusing to read ...
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Why does Google's app-passwords ALWAYS say the password is wrong?

After I have enabled the two-step-authorization, I cannot login my Gmail via Thunderbird anymore! I then noticed there is a way to do so with 'app-passwords'. So, I tried it, but it didn't work. ...
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Chinese IME: Microsoft or Google?

I am learning a bit of Chinese and there are two options for entering Chinese text using IME: the Chinese IME that ships with Windows and Google IME (a recent entrant). Which do you recommend and ...
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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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Grabbing every data from every sixth cell in a row for a sparkline [migrated]

I am creating a spreadsheet in google sheets where every 6th column is a "total" column. I need to creat a sparkline that will grab the value of every 6th cell in that row.
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Google started to open links in the same window

If I remember correctly, Google was opening links in new window for some time. Yesterday or today I found that it started to open links in the same window. I have played with my proxy these days. So ...
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Disable Hindi language for Google interfaces in Chrome

I am using Chrome 21, and realized that lately all of the Google web applications such as Google Maps, Google Analytics, Google Reader, etc. are coming up in Hindi. I am from India and Hindi is the ...
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Caret browsing in Google search in Firefox?

I used to do a google search then hit tab and browse results with the arrow keys. At sometime that didn't work any more and I don't know why. Any clues?
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How to fix the weird looking japanese font in Chrome?

Recently I started studying the japanese language and I noticed a weird thing: that is, Chrome renders the japanese (expecially the kana) very badly compared to the other browsers. I will post some ...
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Google Script to Copy Rows Containing Todays Date To Another Sheet

I have the following script that works just fine, except i now need it to copy all rows in "Dashboard" column A that has that has "today's" date (current date), beginning in row 13. Note, the ...
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Google Slides Translations

I'm using Google Slides on my tablet, and I don't know how to add transitions and animations to slides. Is there any solution or app doesn't have option for that.
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Can web sites submit their pages to Google rather than have them crawled by Googlebot?

I notice that in some cases paywalled news articles seem to have been indexed by Google because excerpts from the story appears in the search hit. However, when I go to these web sites using a ...
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Search Box “middle of page”

I hate people who think I need their definitive guidance in order to learn something. Using search box in middle of page and then forcing me to use omnibox, stupid, very stupid idea. Good idea was ...
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How do I get country specific results when using iGoogle?

Since I signed up for iGoogle, my search results have become less useful. Before, results would be weighted towards my locale - UK - so that I'd get shopping results in pounds, and .co.uk sites first. ...
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I can't get into my Outlook 2010. Get odd error message

No matter what I do I can't get into my Outlook 2010 on my laptop. Every time I try I get the same error msg: Your IMAP server wants to alert you to the following: Please log in via your web ...
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Pausing a Downloading File in Google Chrome and Hibernate the System, will it resume?

I'm downloading a large .rar file in GOOGLE CHROME but I don't want to leave my system powered on over night. I'm planning to pause and hibernate the system so that when I switch it back on, I can ...
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cannot visit google in IE

this started with not being able to access Google Drive...i'm using Windows 8.1 and somehow Internet Explorer 11 won't load google.com, yahoo.com, and a few other sites...Google Chrome works just fine ...
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Google drive only sync during periods of inactivity

Is there any way I can make my computer only sync uploads to Google drive during periods of inactivity?
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Import .vcs file into google calendar

I have bunch of .vcs files now i want to import them into google calendar. I googled for solution and i find a way that mentions You need to save the .vcs file first into your hard drive ;) ...
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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 ...
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Chrome - switching tabs when running Google slides in full screen

In Chrome, we are running 2 slideshows/google presentations in 2 separate tabs. We have tried several tab switch apps, and also sending Ctrl-1, Ctrl-2, or Ctrl-tab from windows - which works fine, ...
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google calendar sync poblems

I've got an ipohne 6s and an android note 5. They both have Google calendar installed. I am having the worst time getting events created on the mobile devices to show up on Google Calendar when I look ...
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Where do the notes synchronized from the iPad go? [closed]

I synchronize mails, contacts, calendar and notes between my iPad and Google. Google has web interfaces for the first three, but where do my notes end up?
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View size of gmail message in web interface

How do you view size of an email in gmail with the current web interface in Chrome (c. March 3, 2015)? I know you can view the size by using Microsoft Outlook via imap/smtp. With the web interface it ...
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Google Chrome: close tabs in signed devices no longer accessible

I recently had to reinstall my OS after a complete crash that damaged my previous hard drive. I'm configuring all applications again and I noticed that chrome reports in its Sync dashboard a lot of ...
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Use Google Feeling Lucky as search engine

I use Google search engine a lot and I usually select the first result of Google search. How can I force Chrome to automatically select the best result without showing the search result?
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How to prevent from uploading videos to Google Photos?

I am using Google Photos App to backup and sync camera images to photos.google.com. I just want to back up and sync only Camera photos and not the recorded videos (due to heavy in size and take longer ...
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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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1answer
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Wi-Fi opt-out Microsoft & Google

So if I want to opt out Google's WiFi Assistant I have to add _nomap to my SSID. If I want to opt out from Microsoft's WiFi Sense I have to add _optout to my SSID. What if I want to opt out ...
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Why is my Google bookmarks in Polish?

I am using Google from Germany, occasionally I get it in German, but once I log in it goes back to English, as from my setup. Today, as a logged in user, I performed a search of "Google bookmarks", I ...
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How to view broken picture link in a website?

I need to retrieve certain images within a website, but some of them are unavailable. I have attempted page refresh, browser switching, and wait-some-days-and-try. Still not working. There is cached ...