I wanted to access my Google Drive locally. Found out that using the gnome control center to do this is a good idea.

So I install the control center and go to online accounts and try to add a Google Account. After entering password and hitting enter, the screen goes blank.

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This bug is listed here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/webkit2gtk/+bug/1687019?comments=all

See the various comments there on how to fix the problem. In summary:

start terminal
sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

It should be fixed right away. No reboot required.

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