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How to check available storage space in Google Apps

  1. Log in to Gmail
  2. See usage statistics at the bottom of the page

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How to set up Google Apps 2-Step Verification

  1. Log in to Gmail.
  2. Click the gear icon.
  3. Click: Settings
  4. Click: Accounts
  5. Click: Google Account Settings
  6. Scroll down.
  7. Click: Signing in to Google
  8. Scroll down.
  9. Click: 2-Step Verification
  10. Scroll right if necessary.
  11. Click: Start Setup
  12. Enter your mobile phone number.
  13. Click: Send code
  14. Enter the code sent to your phone.
  15. Click: Verify
  16. Uncheck: Trust this computer (optional)
  17. Click: Don’t trust this computer (optional)
  18. Click: Confirm
  19. Click: Reconnect my apps
  20. Click: Select app
  21. Select any arbitrary label from the list.
  22. Click: Select device
  23. Select any arbitrary label from the list.
  24. Click: Generate
  25. Use the resulting password for a desktop or mobile app to access Google Apps.
  26. Click: Done

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How to enable IMAP in Gmail

  1. Log in to Gmail.
  2. Click the gear icon.
  3. Click: Settings
  4. Click: Forwarding and POP/IMAP
  5. Click: Enable IMAP
  6. Scroll down.
  7. Click: Save Changes

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How to remove 3rd-party connected apps from Google Apps

  1. Log in to Gmail.
  2. Click the gear icon.
  3. Click: Settings
  4. Click: Accounts
  5. Click: Google Account settings
  6. Scroll down.
  7. Click: Connected apps & sites
  8. Click: MANAGE APPS
  9. Click the app you wish to remove.
  10. Click: Remove
  11. Click: OK

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How to create Google Apps backup login codes

  1. Log in to Gmail.
  2. Click the gear icon.
  3. Click: Settings
  4. Click: Accounts
  5. Click: Google Account Settings
  6. Scroll down.
  7. Click: Signing in to Google
  8. Scroll down.
  9. Click: 2-Step Verification
  10. Scroll down.
  11. Click: Print or download (under Backup codes)
  12. Print the resulting codes.
  13. Click: Close

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How to install Microsoft Update in Windows Vista

  1. Click: Start
  2. Click: Control Panel
  3. a. Click: Check for updates (if Control Panel is set to Control Panel Home)
    b. Click: Windows Update (if Control Panel is set to Classic View)
  4. Click: Find out more
  5. Check: I agree to the Term of Use for Microsoft Update.
  6. Click: Next
  7. Select: Use recommended settings
  8. Click: Install

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How to use Google Apps 2-Step Verification if you lose your phone

  • This procedure is best performed using the Google Chrome web browser.
  1. Open your web browser.
  2. Type: mail.google.com
  3. Click: mail.google.com
  4. Click: Sign In
  5. Enter your email address.
  6. Click: Next
  7. Enter your email password.
  8. Click: Sign In
  9. Click: Nope
  10. Click: Try another way to sign in
  11. Click: Need help?
  12. Click: I cannot access my phone or backup options
  13. Click: Continue
  14. Click: Proceed

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How to fix corrupt recycle bin in Windows Vista

  1. Click: Start
  2. Click: All Programs
  3. Click: Accessories
  4. Right-click: Command Prompt
  5. Click: Run as administrator
  6. Type: rd /s /q C:\$Recycle.bin
  7. Press: Enter
  8. Reboot Windows

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How to reboot Windows Vista

  1. Click: Start
  2. Click the right-pointing triangle.
  3. Click: Restart

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Windows XP basic troubleshooting checklist

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