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How to make “Search on Google” available in selected text's context menu in gnome-terminal?

I want to have an option like Search on Google available in selected text's context menu in gnome-terminal. Something similar to the option which is available in selected text's context menu in google ...
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0answers
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Is there a way go start google search from Ubuntu desktop? [duplicate]

I'm not talking about the Google Desktop Search, I'm looking for something more like an android-style widget, where I can enter the search term while on the desktop and it will launch the browser with ...
1
vote
2answers
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Google notification error “Unusual traffic from your computer network”

I received the error when I search on Google "Unusual traffic from your computer network" notification.. We're sorry... "your computer or network may be sending automated queries. To protect our ...
2
votes
0answers
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Why does “about:blank” tabs open up in Chrome every time I search in Unity's sidebar, even before pushing enter? [duplicate]

Ubuntu 13.04, Google Chrome Version 27.0.1453.110 I assume it's related to a program I have installed via apt-get, but not sure which. As I am typing, while it is doing the "auto-completion" ...
2
votes
1answer
184 views

How to use ubuntu dash as online search engine?

I want to know if online google search engine searches can be done from within ubuntu dash. This is like a mini search engine within the ubuntu launcher. If this is possible,how to do it?
2
votes
1answer
70 views

Using shortkeys to search the internet for a term selected in a text editor/viewer running under Wine?

There is a very elegant solution to use shortkeys to search the internet (or translate on Google Translation etc) a text selected in a text editor/viewer, but that solution does not seem to work in ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

How to search Google in Dash?

How do you get Dash to search Google results?
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1answer
353 views

Using shortkeys to search the internet for a term selected in a text editor/viewer

It seems possible (as I learned from a comment to this question made by user55822) to use a command in order to search a term on the web by using "keybinding" the way Aretha is used. What the ...
0
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1answer
198 views

Searching text on google in LibreOffice (from context menu or otherwise)?

Is it possible to search a text in google or other search engine in Firefox from context menu in LibreOffice? Translating texts I need to go to the internet to look up the words and see context etc. ...
3
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0answers
2k views

Google-search lens for unity [closed]

Is there any google search lens available for unity? If yes how do I install it?
7
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0answers
520 views

Is it possible to remove or replace Google search in GNOME Shell's dash? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to customise the search engine buttons in GNOME Shell? I am have made a couple of posts about GNOME 3.2. And I know its not technically finished yet. Not ...
3
votes
3answers
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Shortcut key to simple textbox to perform Google search

Question What would be a good tool to enable me to press a shortcut key that brings up a simple textbox where I can type some search terms and then press enter to perform a Google search? ...