1. How to Make Word/Character Count Always Visible on Google Docs.


    A short tutorial showing you how to force Google Docs to show your documents word/character count on screen all the time. A hand options within Google Docs for users who need to adhere to very strict character and word counts. 

  2. How to Remove Thumbnail Images From Google Search Results on Chrome. (Disable Rich Search Image Suggestions on Google Chrome)


    A short tutorial showing you how to remove the added information and image thumbnails from search suggestions on Google Chrome. A new feature of Google Search and Google Chrome that shows a little more information, including website thumbnails when making searches.

  3. How to Get a Google News App For Windows 10.


    A short tutorial showing you how to get the next best thing to the official Google News App on Windows 10. The best and the closest thing to the official Google News App for Windows 10 PC’s available from the Microsoft Store.

  4. How to Make Google Automatically Delete Your Activity and Location Data Periodically.


    A short tutorial showing you how to create your own custom Google services data deletion time frames. A really easy way to set up specific automatic data deletion time frames between 3 and 18 months for all your stored Google data.

  5. How to Play Snake on Google Maps.


    A short tutorial showing you where to find Snake on Google Maps. A super fun Snake game that has been added to Google Maps for the April Fools Day celebration. Enjoy themed Snake in a range of different cities.

  6. How to Restart Google Chrome Without Losing All Your Open Tabs.


    A short tutorial showing you how to quickly and easily restart Chrome at any time without losing any of the open tabs you are currently working with. An important skill to have if you use Google Chrome as your main Internet browser.

  7. How to Fix ERR_CACHE_MISS Error in Google Chrome.


    A short tutorial showing you how to fix Google Chrome error ERR_CACHE_MISS. A fairly common Google Chrome error preventing websites from loading correctly.

  8. How to Fix Google Docs Removing All Formatting and Context When Pasting Content into a Document, Images, Links, Text Formatting, etc.


    A short tutorial showing you how to fix the issue causing Google Docs to paste copied content into a document without any formatting, links or images. Put simply, a plain text document similar to what you may find in Windows Notepad.

  9. How to Remove the “Warning: Google prevented a suspicious attempt to sign in to your account using your password" (Review Activity Now) Prompt From Google Services.


    A short tutorial showing you how to get rid of the:  "Warning: Google prevented a suspicious attempt to sign in to your account using your password" (Review Activity Now)  message that shows at the top of all Google services after declining a 2FA prompt or a blocked access attempt. 

  10. How to Download Your Google+ Account Data. (Backup Google+)


    A short tutorial showing you how to download a backup of your Google + account before Google + is retired in the near future. Save everything you have uploaded to Google+ over the years.

  11. How to Add Sports Fixtures To Google Calendar. (Add All Game Dates and Times to Google Calendar)


    A short tutorial showing you how to add Sports Fixtures to your Google Calendar. The absolute easiest way to keep track of every game in your specified sporting code. American Football, Baseball, Basketball, Cricket, Hockey and Rugby.

  12. How to Preview Google Fonts on Images Without Embedding Them.


    A short tutorial showing you how to preview any font from the massive Google Fonts database on your selected preview image. An easy way to test hundreds of different font ideas on your project before you commit to a final decision.

  13. How to Completely Stop Google Saving Your Location History on Android Devices.


    A short tutorial showing you how to disable all of Google’s location history saving features. Several other features you need to disable in order to completely stop Google saving your location history on Android devices.

  14. How to Use the Google Security Check-up Tool.


    A short tutorial that will show you how to use Google’s special, easy to use account security check-up tool. A tool specifically designed to take you through all of the most important aspects of account security.  

  15. How to Fix Google Chrome Error: ERR_CONNECTION_ABORTED.


    A short tutorial showing you several different ways to fix one of Google Chromes newer, super annoying errors: ERR_CONNECTION_ABORTED. An error which prevents pages loading normally in Chrome.

  16. How to Use Google Maps Plus Codes to Find and Share Lesser Known Locations.


    A short tutorial showing you how to use Google Maps Plus Codes, an awesome map feature you can use to find, and share unique locations on Google Maps. Places that can usually only be found with local knowledge or luck.

  17. How to Turn On the Google Chrome Emoji Library.


    A short tutorial showing you how to enable Google Chrome’s new experimental emoji library. An interesting new feature that allows you to easily insert emojis into just about any text box within the browser.

  18. How to Change Google Assistant Voices.


    If you are using Google Assistant and would like to change its voice from the boring default option, there are quite a few new voice variants available to choose from. So follow along as this guide shows you how to change Google Assistants voice for both US English and UK English variants.

  19. How to Backup Google Authenticator. (Backup Google 2FA)


    If you are using the Google Authenticator  (Google 2FA)  app on your smartphone or tablet, you should make sure you have a backup of every account you have listed. If you don’t have a backup plan in place and your 2FA device is lost, stolen or simply breaks, you will almost certainly lose access to your accounts forever. So follow along as this article guides you through the process of making a safe reliable Google 2FA backup.

  20. How to Bypass the Google Drive Download Limit For Shared Files.


    Google Drive is one of the best and easiest ways to store and share content between local devices and the cloud. Unfortunately, there is one frustratingly common error/block that prevents content, files in particular from being accessed or viewed. The quoted error states:  “Too many users have viewed or downloaded this file recently”.  If you are receiving this error message this guide will show you how to get around the blockade.

  21. How to Fix No Sound in Google Chrome on Windows 10.


    Google Chrome is without a doubt the most popular web browser on the market, with Firefox and its other competitors scrambling to gain back lost market share. As good as Chrome is, it does have some issues on occasion, one such being the bug that prevents all sound playback. Thankfully, fixing this issue is quick and easy, so find out how.

  22. How to Find and Use Google Reply. A Chatbot that Attempts to Be You.


    Auto-reply messages have been around for quite some time, allowing you to configure your devices to automatically reply with preset messages. Although previous systems for auto-replying were generic and didn’t offer much in the way of explanation, Google’s new app called ‘Reply’ aims to make things a little more interesting with automatic replies based the content of incoming messages.

  23. How to Create Custom Map Directions Using Google Maps.


    Google Maps is a very handy tool to have at your disposal, you can use it to find your way to just about any location you can think of. Although Google Maps is very detailed and has just about every base covered, it still isn’t as good as local knowledge and insight, so why not make your own directions in Google Maps and share them with friends.

  24. How to Restore the View Image Option on Google.


    The removal of the ‘View Image’ option on Google’s search engine has caused quite an uproar with thousands of people angry the option no longer exists. Although the View Image options is gone, it is still possible to restore, plus there are countless other ways to access images, all of which this guide will show you how to do.

  25. How to Mitigate Meltdown and Spectre Flaws on Google Devices and Services.


    By now you have probably heard about the massive security flaw discovered in both AMD and Intel processors as well as a few other smaller manufacturers. Unfortunately there isn’t a fix available for all devices yet, however, there are some steps you can take to reduce your risk of being exposed on some Google products and services.

  26. How to Fix Google Maps Showing Blank Maps When Using Google Chrome.


    Google Maps is by far the best and most popular map and navigation service on the Internet, with Apple maps trailing far behind in second place. As reliable as Google Maps is, there’s one annoying bug that seems to plague Chrome users, the infamous blank map. AKA white grid. Thankfully it is possible to fix this issue relatively easy, so follow along as we guide you through the process.

  27. How to Make Google Maps Remind You Your Bus, Tram or Tube Stop is Coming Up.


    Everyone who uses public transport on a regular basis knows how easy it can be to miss a stop, exit or transfer point. Thankfully, If you’re someone who’s prone to distractions and sometimes end up missing your public transport stop, this guide will show you how to use Google Maps new Stop Reminders so you never miss your stop again.

  28. How to Enable Google Chrome’s Site Isolation Security Feature.


    If you are a very security minded person and like to take advantage of all the latest updates as soon as they are released. This guide will show you how to enable Google Chrome’s new Site Isolation security feature.

  29. How to Share Your Google Calendar With Specific People or Publically With the World.


    If you have and use Google Calendar for all your hourly, weekly, daily and yearly tasks, this guide will show you how to share your Google Calendar with specific people such as your friends and family. Alternatively, if you’re into planning public events, it will show you how to share your plans publically for anyone to access. 

  30. How to Use Google Assistant to Identify Music. (Android & iOS)


    Not a lot of people are aware of this but you can now use Google Assistant to identify any music you are listening too but don’t know the name of. If you’re not familiar with Google Assistant or need help figuring out how to use Google Assistant to identify music, allow Downloadsource to guide you through the process.