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Google domains are loading very slowly on occasion

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04, and in the past few weeks google domains have become unbearably slow to access on occasion. Even when I'm not on a google site (gmail, youtube, google search), I'll still ...
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its possible to remove new google hangouts app's white background?

I installed the new hangouts app it would look awesome but this whit background ruins its design. Is it possible to remove it and make it look like as it looks on chromebook?
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Google Play Manager uploads duplicate songs

I have a large music library which I try and keep synchronised with my Google Play music account, using the Google Play Musicmanager ...
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Cannot access Google services

I cannot access any Google services such as Google.com or GMail from my Ubuntu 14.04. It's not an ISP issue, because I can access Google services using my smartphone using the same wifi connection ...
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Can't search Google in Firefox's Start Page (about:home)

I'm a new user to Ubuntu (to linux in particular). Recently I've changed my FF's homepage from Ubuntu start page(about:startpage) to FF start page(about:home). I can type into the search bar but ...
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I wanna change my Google drive permission. Root have permission and other user can't access it

I'm trying to open my Google drive with local user. It's open but I can't modify any file. It showing: Could not load image '1045132_188173428016025_21822043_n.jpg'. Failed to open input stream for ...
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Installing Google 2 step Authentication causes SSH to not connect

I am following the instructions here https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-protect-ssh-with-two-factor-authentication After making the changes listed to /etc/pam.d/sshd and ...
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I Get “gpg: no valid OpenPGP data found” error while importing google key

Everything was working but suddenly stopped. I just didn't upgrade my Ubuntu 14.04 for two months. Now when I want to upgrade I get some errors. First I run sudo apt-get update: E: GPG error: ...
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Slow connection when I use google products in Ubuntu

So, I use Ubuntu 14.04 and this week, I don't if a problem of connection or o.s, everytime when I use some product of google, like google searcher, gmail, and others my connection is so slow, and just ...
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How can I change the destination folder of Grive?

I recently found Grive on the software center, and it seems like a very well made Google Drive client for Ubuntu, and Google will never make Drive for Linux, so I gave Grive a try. Works really well, ...
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Google chrome account broken

I have been experiencing this problem ever since I re installed ubuntu 14.04 I can not force google sync account to work properly I get this error every time I start chrome First I thought it ...
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Google Chrome Opens “Chrome-Google Chrome”

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. I also installed Google Chrome. However, whenever I try to launch Chrome from the dock, the "Google Chrome" icon flashes, then opens a new icon called "Chrome-Google ...
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Google asks me to login every time I reboot

My online account for Google loses the password every time I reboot my machine. I have a two tier log in to my Google account as it is managed by my employer. I am aware that this has been dealt ...
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Empathy won't login my Hangout account

It's just that, there's no error or anything, sometimes (not always) when I try to login to my Google account to chat using Hangout it just won't. It's like it tries to log in but it can't and then it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Google Chrome is not showing window

Just installed google chrome from deb it is in the launcher but when i click it - there is no visible window for it i tried reinstalling through apt-get - no luck i started it from terminal ...
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Google Books downloader for Ubuntu

I want to download free Google books in pdf format. Is there any Google Books download tool available for Ubuntu?
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Google Redirect Virus

I probably have a redirect virus in my system. Every time I try links to google, youtube it redirects to some kind of fake advertisement pages. Even on others pages where youtube flash player is used, ...
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How to remove Google Drive from Ubuntu

Can you tell me the command lines for removing Google Drive from Ubuntu? I don't find it very useful since it doesn't sync for some reason, I would rather use internet version only. I've used this ...
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Homepage disappeared from firefox

The usual modified Google homepage for Mozilla Firefox has disappeared. Now, when I start browser it says browser.startup.homepage=about:home and the address link is ...
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Install Google's US English as default TTS engine

I have tried festival and epseak but Google's TTS engine feels more natural to me. Does anyone have a solution to integrate Google's TTS engine into Ubuntu so that it can be used for "Read out loud" ...
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How to receive texts in Ubuntu desktop

I would like to receive and send texts on Ubuntu desktop. I would be preferable to receive them via pidgin, and also when my phone is not present. I do not have bluetooth. It is a google voice ...
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Unable to play Rubik's Cube game on Google Doodle in Chrome for Ubuntu [closed]

I'm unable to play Rubik's Cube game on Google Doodle in Chrome for Ubuntu. It says I need the lastest version of Chrome to play, but I already updated everything and it still doesn't work. What could ...
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White line in HTML5 Player - Google Chrome

I have the latest version of Ubuntu and the latest version of Google Chrome and when I go on YouTube and watch a video (90% of the time it's now HTML5) there is this annoying line at the top. Does ...
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Run a command on Shutdown? [duplicate]

I recently installed Grive, a third party Google Drive tool for Ubuntu, and in order to sync the folders, you must run the command grive in the Google Drive folder in your home page. Is there a way I ...
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problem in establishing account in empathy

I just downloaded Empathy and added google and facebook accounts but it always shows 'disconnected-unspecified reasons'. I am using ubuntu 12.04lts
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Multiple Google Drive Accounts (grive)

I have installed grive for my Google Drive integration in Ubuntu 12.04, Can I to add multiple google accounts with multiple grive instances? I'm doing something similar with Dropbox then I would think ...
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Unable to sign in to Windows Live Online Account

I'm trying to sign in to my Windows Live account through System Settings → Online Accounts. After entering my credentials I can see the page asking me to allow Ubuntu access the account. After it, I ...
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I want to play miniclip multiplayer 8ball pool but can't ! [duplicate]

I can play other table games like nine ball or quick fire but I can not play against another player and the screen doesn't load. I have looked for several sites, downloaded what I read, changed ...
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Creating multiuser chatroom in XMPP client

I am using the Profanity XMPP client to create a multiuser chatroom in the terminal. My understanding of the XMPP protocol is that when you join a chatroom with a new name like /join NewChatRoom ...
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Install Google Play Music Plugin for Rythmbox on Ubuntu 12.04

I've tried to install Google Play Music Plugin for Rythmbox. I've first tried to install it via PPA as described here. After executing sudo apt-get install rhythmbox-gmusic I get an error message ...
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Google Dictionary in Ubuntu

Is it possible to install Google Dictionary Extension / Plugin in Entire Ubuntu OS as well as in Mozilla? Here is an example extension for Google Dictionary for the Chrome web browser.
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Differences between ping and ping -c 3 option

I would like to know what the differences between using the commands : ping -c 3 www.google.com and ping www.google.com Any help or information is appreciated. Thanks!
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Missing integration options for online accounts in 13.10

For some reason I do not have all the plugins that should be here in online accounts(twitter option is not there by deafault but I can install it) and the options to integrate seems to be ...
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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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audio is higher tone than it should be

On movies, u-tube etc they sound like ducks, synchronized but too high. On a guitar tuning site the tone that comes is one exact tone too high.
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Can Google Earth 7.x work normally?

I was using Google Earth 6.2 on Ubuntu 13.10, and it works fine, but I want newest version. In the new version, the problem is with panoramio photos. I think it's very important to make this work in ...
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My webcam on google hangout is not appearing.

My webcam is working perfectly well. However on Google hangout it asked me to install the plugin. I did that, but my webcam didn't turn on. Can you help me out please?
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why there is no default google task integration with evolution mail?

I have found an application on android device which is having an better integration on Android device which is named as Task and this application is developed by TAM TASKS how does this team are able ...
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google.com requesting password?! Is my router / firefox / computer infected?

When I type "google.com" or "http://google.com" into the address bar in Firefox I end up with the following screen requesting some login and password. When I try the same in Chrome or Opera, I get ...
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How to remove google-injected groups in Empathy?

I'm on Ubuntu GNOME. In Settings -> Online Accounts I added the Google account and enabled only the chat. What happens is that a plenty of groups in Empathy, like Coworkers, Family, Friends..., ...
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Google Docs - Fonts/Look like Windows

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 for my home use and am really liking it so far. I use Windows 7 on other computers and work together on Google Docs. When I log into a spreadsheet on my Google Docs ...
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Conflict with flash when Mozilla when Google Chrome/Chromium is installed

I have 12.04 installed on my laptop. I noticed after installing Chromium and eventually google-chrome (stable) that the flash player for either browser was not working properly. When trying to exit ...
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Google Web Designer or Adobe Edge Animate Alternative for Linux?

GWD and Edge Animate have been very helpful on Windows, but I haven't came across anything uniquely close for Linux. I've used Amaya and Kompozer for months and has been fairly helpful. However I'd ...
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Ubuntu Contacts and Google - how to sync?

I would like to use the contacts app in Ubuntu to pick up and sync with my Google contacts. This way they will be there on my phone and my other computers. I see no way to do this. Can anyone help ...
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Web sites do not work when I am logged into Google Chrome or need to log in to Google

This problem is really weird. If I log into Google chrome, I can not use Google to search. And I cant log in to sites like this one and Stack Overflow with my Google account. The pages time out with ...
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When shut down lubuntu 13.10 google chrome doesnt reopen sites

When i am shutting down lubuntu 13.10 with google chrome running, then after starting my lubuntu, google chrome says that wasn't properly closed and i have to be refreshed to open last opened sites. ...
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Google authenticator for Galaxy Nexus with Ubuntu Touch

I'm en route to try and install ubuntu touch on my galaxy nexus (GSM-i9250). Since I'm using the google authenticator app in order to access my google account, I'm afraid that I'll be locked out of my ...
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Google Play Movies on Saucy [closed]

After hal being removed from the repositories I am not able to play protected flash content. I.e. Google Play Movies with saucy. Is there any workaround?
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ubuntu 13.04 damaged google earth

After upgrade to ubuntu 13.04 google earth stopped working in versions 6 and 7. in 6.---- the fly to function quit working and in version 7.---- the fly to works but no user uploaded pics will ...
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Download google books [closed]

How to download Google books? Which software is used to download Google books in Ubuntu? I already tried in many ways but not recovered please help me.