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Google keep asking for permission to authorize my online account

Seems like google accounts authorized are not persistent. Every time I reboot "online accounts" loses the permissions and I have to re-authorize Ubuntu. Is this the default behaviour? Is there any ...
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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 ...
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Can't enable Rhythmbox's Google Music Plugin

I tried to install Google Play Music Plugin for Rhythmbox. I ended up by getting the plugin installed but I can't enable it. :c I have: Ubuntu 13.04 x32 Gnome 3.8 Thanks in advance
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How to search Google in Dash?

How do you get Dash to search Google results?
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How to have Ubuntu Chrome Canary?

Ubuntu how can i have Google Chrome Canary? https://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/canary.html
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Option to sync to Google Calendar doesn't show up in Evolution

I did a clean installation of Oneiric and since Evolution is not included by default, I added it by doing apt-get install evolution. However, when I try to create a new calendar and sync it with ...
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How can I easily set up a Google Cloud Print printer?

I have an HP Photosmart B210 this is a e-print printer capable of printing via wifi, I'm using this printer in Google cloud print, however there is a downside, the software that comes with it is only ...
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Desktop Client for Google+ and Hangout

Is there any app that I can use to do Google Hangout from within my Ubuntu Desktop like Skype? Also, How can I integrate Google+ account with Ubuntu?
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Making Google Calendar and Gmail the “Default Applications” for calendar and mail

I wish to integrate the Gmail and Google Calendar web interfaces with Unity. This means several things. In System Info > Default Applications set firefox 'https://mail.google.com/mail/?shva=1#inbox' ...
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Why I can't access google products like google.com and youtube.com?

First youtube started not loading videos, then almost all google products had problem. I had 12.04 and 12.10 on Asus N56VM. There was that problem. Now I have 13.04 on same machine. It still is. I ...
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How to automatically install entire Google Web Fonts collection?

I'm basically looking for an unattended way to deploy/install the Google Web Fonts collection into several Ubuntu boxes. I've searched for PPAs, packages or user scripts but without much luck. Any ...
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How do I install Google Gadgets?

how to install google gadgets in ubuntu 11.10? Any ppa s available? .Source code is available on their website how to package it? If it is not packaged yet ,how can i build it from source code?
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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. ...
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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 ...
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Can Google Desktop be used with 12.04?

I would like to use Google Desktop with ubuntu 12.04. I have seen (old)notices of Google Desktop being discontinued; can this be so?
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Which programs use the new “Online Accounts”?

In Ubuntu Oneiric 11.10 it's possible to configure a Google Online Account. I'm able to configure this program to get access to Mail, Contacts, Calendar and Chat. But which programs use this data? ...
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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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Google Books downloader for Ubuntu

I want to download free Google books in pdf format. Is there any Google Books downloading tool available for Ubuntu?
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Google-search lens for unity [closed]

Is there a plugin (lens) for Unity Dash that allows me to do google searches and open the links in my browser? If so, what is it called and how do I install it??
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Ubuntu 12.04 Google connection problem

I have problem with connection to the Google services. Sometimes when I try to open a Google site or any site where there was a Google ad, Firefox says "Connection..." and nothing happens. Then, after ...
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Gmail address book in Evolution does not work

I added my Gmail address book to Evolution, but it gives me an error every time, even when choosing "use secure connection" in the address book options. The error is (I translated it on my own): ...
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Strange networking problem. Google does not work

Google does not work, like just Google. This is the weirdest error I have ever seen. Every 20-30 minutes Google stops working in my browser, any other page works. Then in 5-10 minutes, it just comes ...
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Can't update Google Chrome in Iran

Google lets users in Iran to download chrome deb from google.com/chrome, however the repo dl.google.com/linux is inaccessible! So running apt-get update and upgrade results in a lot of error ...
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How to install specific versions of Google Chrome / Chromium?

I'm looking for standalone packages for Google Chrome / Chromium which can be extracted and used as binaries for my Selenium test suite. How do I go about such a thing?
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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 ...
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How do I use Google+ in Gwibber?

I know that the Gwibber client supports Facebook and Twitter, but is it possible to use it with Google+?
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Googling query from anywhere

At times when I am working on my terminal I run into some errors. To resolve these I have to manually paste the error message to google and search for a solution. Is it possible to select the ...
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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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How to use google search instead of OpenDNS search in Firefox

I love OpenDNS and I love Google and I love Firefox but they do not play nicely together. OpenDNS gives me awesome functionality beyond any other DNS server right now so that I can LOCK my internet ...
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Slow DNS Resolution after upgrade

I've been having some strange issues with what also seems to be a resolution issue. Some sites load (very slowly), others time out. Not sure how to troubleshoot this one but would appreciate help, and ...
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Is it possible to play from Google Play (Music) in Rhythmbox?

Wouldn't it be nice to be able to access Google Player (former Google Music) directly from Rhythembox? Nuvola Player is nice but standalone player. Is there a similar Rhythembox plugin or any current ...
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Google chrome opens specific website when ran from launcher

I'm having a problem with my Google Chrome. When I open it from launcher (I mean bar on the left side) it starts with youtube website, and it starts to play some video. (This happens since my friend ...
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Google locking on Ubuntu

Problem I'm facing is that Google doesn't respond well timed to connection requests send from any browsers known to Linux. As far as I can tell, this was existent in Mint, which is Ubuntu based. I ...
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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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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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Adding Google input tools for ubuntu [duplicate]

For easy typing in Tamil I need Google input tools. I don't know how to install it. I found information about downloading the key from Google's website but downloading was unsuccessful. Cab you help ...