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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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Google Search from Linux Terminal

I saw a Google console app someone wrote a while back, but it was actually a website emulating a console. What I'm after is a shortcut or linux terminal app which I canuse to quickly search google. ...
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Web pages load slowly and video sometimes does not load at all [on hold]

I am using Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit. My web pages load slowly. This happens more in Google Chrome. Sometimes video does not load at all in Google Chrome. The same pages, loaded from from the same URL ...
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API or library to fetch messages from Google Groups?

I'm working on an email client. When a user receives a message via Google Groups I would like the client to be able to automatically retrieve previous messages in the discussion thread for context. 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 ...
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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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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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Outlook 2010 and IMAP

I have a work Exchange account that sits in Outlook and a personal Google Apps account that I have setup as IMAP. My problem is that without having the IMAP inbox open email doesn't push to ...
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Why does Google Chrome ignore “last_known_google_url” property in “Local State” file?

I want to force my Google Chrome web browser (version 21.0.1180.89, 64-bit) to use non-localized search (thus Google in English) through address bar, using the default Google search engine. To ...
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How do I use Google data compression proxy on Firefox?

I am using GNU Icecat (GNU version of Mozilla Firefox) on Trisquel GNU/Linux. In order to minimize/optimize data usage while web surfing, I want to use google data compression proxy. So, How do I use ...
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Google search asks me to enter a captcha, at some point it refused to let me search altogether

Google claimed there was suspicious search activity from my computer when it stopped letting me search altogether. Before that I had to enter a captcha more and more often in order for Google to ...
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How can you increase similarity in Google image search? [migrated]

In Google you can image search, which will return images which are visually similar to the image you searched for. How can I increase how similar the returned results are?
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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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All files in my /var/www directory were deleted randomly [closed]

I have a VM with Google Cloud Compute, and have had no trouble with it, but yesterday at 11:59am UTC, my VM just rebooted itself and decided to install a new Linux image, thus deleting my files: Aug ...
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Fast gmail client program [closed]

This is a seemingly simple problem. I want to access my gmail mail account using some other client than googles web interface. Sounds easy right? Gmail supports IMAP so any email client should work. ...
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chrome/firefox extension that fixes google search links

Is there any extension for a browser that allows you to change the structure of links in google search, so that it doesn't look like this: ...
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How can I search Google for “>>” [migrated]

I was trying to discover what >> meant in java, I think it's some sort of operation but not sure, so I typed it into Google: Java ">>" and got the same results as for just Java. Is there ...
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Is it possible to use my name (in Greek) to create a Google account? [migrated]

My name is Σ…ς Π…ς Χ…λ in Greek, and I would like to use this when creating a Google account. Is there anyway to get Google to use Unicode when creating my account so that my e-mail address will be ...
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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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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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How to disable Google search result link redirect (on right-click) in Chrome?

When logged in to google, Google search results are redirected (for tracking purposes etc.) This is annoying, as it's not easy to copy paste the URL without visiting the site. If there would be no ...
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How can I load my last tabs into Chrome using Last Tabs, Last Session files?

Before I reinstalled Windows, I copied everything under: <username>\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default However when I now copy all these files and start Chrome, it doesn't load my ...
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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 ...
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Delete Google Photos and start again using picasa , for creation of new content? [migrated]

I've backed up all my photos to external hard drive by first downloading from online ,using picasa. I've down some work on sharing rights and sorting into folders and tagging. Now I want to start ...
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Google android device manager, what cause change in status? [migrated]

After my tablet had be stolen i tried mosty using Android device manager to remotely wipe it. the first time i used the web version (https://www.google.com/android/devicemanager?u=0) for the tablet i ...
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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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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 to solve this error while connecting a Google account on Windows 10?

I recently updated to Windows 10 and I'm quite fine with it. Except for apps like Mail or Calendar. Upon starting them, they ask me which accounts should be used. So I'd like to add my Google ...
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Is there a way to re-enable Google Drive results in Gmail searches [migrated]

Google Drive documents results used to be shown below Gmail search results. That option was a labs enabled tool where when you searched Gmail you would see matching Google Drive Docs below the email ...
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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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In Chrome, how do I directly download a PDF from a Google search

When PDF files are returned by a Google search, sometimes I'd like to just download them, rather than viewing them in the browser. How on earth do I do this in Chrome? I can't right-click the link ...
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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 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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The Google Maps layers button does not show as decribed by Google support at http://maps.google.com. How to display it? [migrated]

I do not have the layers button at http://maps.google.com as described here https://support.google.com/mymaps/answer/3024933?hl=en and the layers shown here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AE-Al5mNu44 ...
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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: ...
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What is the AQS parameter in Google search query

When I search Google form Chrome's omnibox, there is an AQS parameter embedded in the query. Something like "&aqs=chrome..69i57.42x1j" What is the purpose of it What does it contain ? Does it ...
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How can I disable arrow key hijacking on websites?

Sort of like preventing websites from disabling your ability to right click. Some websites hijack the up and down arrows on the keyboard and give them a different function than what they normally do ...
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Broadcast a hangouts meeting with multiple participants [migrated]

As far as I can tell, I can either have a hangouts meeting, or a hangouts broadcast, where there is one presenter and everyone else are observers. I guess I just want to confirm I'm not missing ...
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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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How to modify the language used by the Google Search Engine on IE 9.0?

I would like to know how we can modify the settings of the Google Search Engine used in Internet Explorer 9.0 to force to use a specific language. Our problem is the following: as it uses geolocation ...
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How do you stop the “Google Privacy Reminder” message from constantly appearing?

Incredibly annoying as when I edit all options and set them all to Off (although I doubt this makes any difference!) and accept the review, the same message comes back the following day. What am I ...
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Voice to text in Gmail?

Is there any way to enable voice to text (speech recognition) in gmail when using Chrome as a webbrowser? I really like the feature to search at google.com via voice and I'd also love to speak my ...
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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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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 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 ...
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How can I Transfer Google Chrome's Data and Settings to another Google Account?

I use Google Chrome and I have 100s of bookmarks, history, search preferences, search engines, extensions, and apps installed. I want to have a new Google account, and I need to move everything from ...
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Google Chrome: Have different settings on different computers? [duplicate]

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 ...