Google Desktop is desktop search software made by Google for Linux, Mac OS X, and Microsoft Windows. The program allows text searches of a user's e-mails, computer files, music, photos, chats, Web pages viewed, and other "Google Gadgets"

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Saving Search index for google Desktop

I am using google desktop to index a large database of files. Now that the files have been index I want to be able to save the indexing files and use search the database on a different computer. Is ...
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get a webpage from a local service

I was using the google-desktop's service for ubuntu (the abandoned package). You can get Google-desktop search results on a webpage in the browser. I was wondering if there is a way to get that ...
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Google Desktop index path

Google Desktop save index file in home folder. Index file is too large for home folder, so i need to move the file and also set new path for index file. How could i do this in google desktop? There is ...
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Google Desktop hotkey Ctrl+Ctrl doesn't work

I recently installed Google Desktop Linux on my machine. The machine currently runs Xubuntu 11.04 (Natty). It seems to be working fine, it shows up on the notification area (I don't know if this is ...
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Google Desktop shortcut Ctrl + Ctrl weird behavior

Just noticed a weird behavior of Google Desktop shortcut Ctrl + Ctrl. This shortcut is supposed to bring Google Desktop search bar to the front. If Ctrl + Ctrl is pressed the search bar appears, but ...
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How to hide Google Desktop icon on Gnome?

It is near the upper left corner. I don't need the icon there. How to hide it?
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Google desktop logo looks bad

The Google Desktop icon in the system tray in Unity looks ugly: Any way around this?