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How to add audio to a Google Slides presentation from Google Drive or Spotify

Google Slides makes it easy to add audio to your presentations. Tom Werner/Getty Images To add audio to Google Slides, insert an MP3 or WAV file directly from Google Drive. You can also insert a link to play music from Spotify, though this method is more cumbersome. If you want to add video to Google Slides, you can also embed a YouTube video. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Slideshows can either be exciting and engaging, or the most boring part of the workda...
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How to rent books on Amazon and return or extend them

Instead of buying all your textbooks, you can save money by renting them on Amazon. Terry Vine/Getty Images Amazon book rentals are easy to make, extend, and return using the Amazon Rentals website. To return Amazon rental books, you can drop them off at a parcel service like UPS or an Amazon pick-up location. You don't have to pay more shipping to return Amazon book rentals and you can return multiple books in the same box. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more storie...
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How to delete and deactivate your Twitter account

It's easy to delete your Twitter account on any device, and still preserve your username. Maskot/Getty Images You can delete your Twitter account by deactivating it on the Twitter website or mobile app. When you deactivate a Twitter account, you have 30 days or 12 months to reactivate it before deletion. You can preserve your Twitter username or email in case you want to use them with a new account. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Twitter can be a source ...
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How to add music to your Instagram Story, even if you don't have the music sticker

There are several ways to add music to your Instagram Story. Rawpixel/Getty Images To add music to your Instagram Story, tap the sticker icon and select the music option. You can also add music to your Instagram Story from apps like Spotify, SoundCloud, or Shazam. If you can't add music to an Instagram Story, you may need to update the app first. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Most Instagram users take advantage of the Stories feature, which allows you to...
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How to return an item on Amazon, whether you purchased it yourself or received it as a gift

Most items on Amazon can be returned for a refund within 30 days. RyanJLane/Getty Images You can return Amazon items you've ordered or been gifted, as long as your return meets certain qualifications. Amazon lets you process returns from the "Your Orders" section of the website or mobile app, or from the Online Returns Center. In most cases, you need to process your Amazon return within 30 days. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Amazon makes it easy to buy ...
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How to change your language in Google on desktop, mobile, or the Chrome browser

You can change your language across Google products, services, and devices. nortonrsx/Getty Images You can change the language of Google Chrome on your computer, but only if you have a Windows or Chromebook device. If you don't have a Windows or Chromebook device, you can change the language of your Google search results. On all mobile devices, you must change the default language of your entire device to view the Chrome app in your preferred language. Visit Insider's Tech Refer...
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How to mirror your iPhone screen to a Mac computer with QuickTime or AirPlay

You can mirror your iPhone screen to a Mac with QuickTime and a Lightning to USB cable, or AirPlay and a third-party app. When you mirror your iPhone to Mac with AirPlay, you need to be on the same Wi-Fi network and use a third-party app like Reflector. When you use QuickTime to mirror content, you don't need AirPlay or the same Wi-Fi network, but you do need a cable. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. One of the iPhone's greatest assets is its connectivity....
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How to contact a seller on Amazon if you have issues with your order or questions about a product

There's a few different ways to contact a third-party seller on the Amazon website. Westend61/Getty Images You can contact a seller on Amazon by going to their seller page either before or after you've placed an order. To view and reply to conversations with Amazon sellers, go to the Buyer/Seller Message Center. If your order was eligible for Amazon Prime, then you should contact Amazon customer service for help. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you&#...
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How to know whether Instagram will notify others when you take a screenshot

In most cases, Instagram does not notify screenshots, but be careful with direct messages. Maskot/Getty Images Instagram screenshots only trigger notifications for disappearing photos or videos in private DM threads. Instagram does not notify you of screenshots taken on stories, posts, reels, or permanent DM conversations. Instagram has changed their screenshot notification procedures in the past and may change them again, so make sure to check from time to time. This story is part of In...
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How to reverse image search on Google to find information related to a specific photo

Reverse searching an image on Google can help you find content related to a specific photo. zeljkosantrac/Getty Images Google reverse image search allows you to search with an image rather than written keywords. When you reverse image search, Google finds websites, images, and information related to your photo. You can conduct a Google reverse image search on iPhone or Android with the Chrome mobile app, or on any computer. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. G...
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How to delete and deactivate your Snapchat account

It's easy to delete your Snapchat account from the Snapchat website. Maskot/Getty Images To delete Snapchat, you must log into your account in a web browser. When you delete a Snapchat account, it is deactivated for 30 days before being permanently deleted. If you change your mind in the 30-day deactivation period, log back into your Snapchat account to reactivate it. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you decide you don't want your Snapchat account a...
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How to enable Facebook dark mode on any device

Dark mode reduces the amount of white light on your screen, which can be easier on the eyes. Superb Images/Getty Images You can enable Facebook dark mode on your iPhone, Android, or computer. Facebook dark mode allows you to switch the app's background to black instead of white. Dark mode can save battery life and may even be easier on your eyes, especially at night. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Dark mode is an optional setting that changes the backgr...
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How to delete apps on your iPhone, or hide apps from your Home Screen with iOS 14

Depending on what version of iOS you have, there's a few different ways to delete apps on your iPhone. d3sign/Getty Images You can delete apps from your iPhone on the Home Screen, which will erase any saved data. You can also offload an app to save its data and settings if you end up re-installing it. If you have iOS 14 or later, you can also hide apps from your Home Screen and still access them through the App Library. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If ...
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How to factory reset your iPhone and wipe its data, whether you're selling it or troubleshooting issues

It's easy to reset your iPhone to its factory defaults, but before you do, make sure to back up all your data. Moyo Studio/Getty Images You can reset your iPhone to its factory settings and erase all the information stored on the device. You may want to factory reset your iPhone if you're getting rid of it or troubleshooting issues. Before you reset your iPhone, be sure to first back up your data so you can restore it later. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more sto...
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How to connect and disconnect Bluetooth headphones on your Mac computer, and troubleshoot connection issues

Bluetooth headphones, speakers, or other devices can be wirelessly connected to your Mac computer. krisanapong detraphiphat/Getty Images To connect Bluetooth headphones to a Mac computer, you can go to System Preferences or use a menu bar shortcut. If your Bluetooth devices aren't pairing to your Mac, you can try a few different troubleshooting tricks. You can disconnect or remove your Bluetooth headphones from a Mac if you don't want to use them. Visit Insider's Tech Referenc...
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How to download and install Google Chrome on your computer and iPhone, and sync your content across devices

It's easy to download the Google Chrome web browser on any device. d3sign/Getty Images You can download Google Chrome on your Mac, PC, or iPhone. When you use Google Chrome with the same Google account across devices, your history and favorites will be synced. Google Chrome should already be downloaded on Android phones and Chromebooks. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Google Chrome is one of the most popular web browsers because of its fast performance, st...
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How to save Instagram videos and download them to your iPhone or Android

It's possible to save your own Instagram videos, and other people's videos, so they're never lost. lechatnoir/Getty Images You can save Instagram videos posted to your story and download them to your iPhone or Android. You can also save any Instagram video post or reel to Collections. It's possible to download Instagram videos with a third-party app or record your screen to save them. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. There are many ways to cre...
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How to AirDrop a file from your iPhone or iPad to a Mac computer

Once you've set up AirDrop on your Apple devices, you can send files back and forth with just a few taps. Ivan Pantic/Getty Images AirDrop lets you quickly share and receive photos, videos, and more from other Apple devices nearby. Before you use AirDrop, turn on sharing permissions in Finder on Mac and in Settings on iPhone or iPad. Apple devices need to be in range of each other - about 30 feet - for AirDrop to work. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Toda...
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3 simple ways to hide and lock private photos or videos on your iPhone

It's easy to move photos to a hidden album, and then hide that album, on your iPhone. Delmaine Donson/Getty Images You can hide photos in your iPhone's Photos app by adding them to a hidden album. With iOS 14, you can also hide that hidden album from the Photos app, so no one can see it. You can also lock photos in the Notes app, or try to hide photos in your texts. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Whether you're trying to hide a picture of a love...
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How to cancel your Apple Fitness Plus subscription on any Apple device

It's easy to cancel your Apple Fitness Plus subscription if you've decided you no longer need it. filmstudio/Getty Images You can cancel your Apple Fitness Plus subscription any time on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, or Apple TV. Canceling your subscription means your access to Apple Fitness Plus will end at the end of your current billing cycle. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. The launch of Apple Fitness Plus in December 2020 allowed users to tak...
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How to receive money on Cash App by requesting or accepting payments

With Cash App, you can quickly send money to friends, like when you need to split a check. Thomas Barwick/Getty Images You can receive money on Cash App by accepting a payment or sending a request. To get money from Cash App to your bank account, you need to "Cash Out." Before you can start, you need to have your bank account linked to the app. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Square's Cash App is a mobile peer-to-peer payment app, like Venmo, that allows yo...
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How to turn off active status on Facebook and Messenger to appear offline everywhere you're logged in

If you want to appear offline on Facebook, you need to change your active status settings everywhere you're logged into Facebook. Catherine Falls Commercial/Getty Images You can turn off your active status on the Facebook website, Facebook mobile app, and Messenger mobile app. When your active status is turned off, you will appear offline even when you're online. You can also choose to appear offline only for certain people that you select. Visit Insider's Tech Reference libr...
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How to cancel a Venmo payment if you paid an inactive account, or request money back if you paid the wrong person

Venmo doesn't let you cancel any payment you make - in most situations, you need to request your money back from the person. Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images You can only cancel a Venmo payment if you paid someone with an inactive account. If you paid the wrong person or the wrong amount, you can't cancel the payment, but you can request your money back. If the person you mistakenly paid doesn't send your money back, you can contact Venmo support for assistance. Visit Insider's...
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How to join a Zoom meeting with an invite link or Meeting ID on any device

There's a number of different ways to join a Zoom call, on a number of different devices. Carol Yepes/Getty Images It's easy to join a Zoom meeting by clicking an invitation link or entering your Meeting ID.   You can join a Zoom meeting in both ways from the website, mobile app, or desktop app. If you don't have an invite link or a Meeting ID, but you're attending a recurring meeting, you can also join from your recent meeting history. This story is a part of Insider's Guide to Zoom. ...
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5 simple ways to make your iPhone sound louder

Your iPhone can become louder when you alter a few settings, or reposition the device. Chinnapong/Getty Images You can make your iPhone louder with a few simple tricks, like changing the EQ setting for Apple Music.  You can also change your Spotify volume or disable the "Reduce Loud Sounds" option in Settings. Placing your iPhone in a bowl or cup will help make it louder, but the best option is to connect it to a Bluetooth speaker. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. M...
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How to set up a Zoom meeting and schedule it in advance to organize your calendar

Zoom lets you schedule video calls in advance from any device. Alistair Berg/Getty Images You can easily set up Zoom meetings in advance from the website, desktop app, or mobile app. Scheduled Zoom meetings can be shared through email, text, or invitation links. When you set up a Zoom meeting, you can also choose settings like automatically muting participants upon entry. This story is a part of Insider's Guide to Zoom. While it's easy to start a Zoom meeting on the spot, it's also just as...
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What are the green and orange dots on an iPhone? How to tell when apps are using your mic or camera

Your iPhone will let you know when an app is using your microphone or camera. Crystal Cox/Business Insider The green or orange dots on your iPhone signal when an app is using the camera or microphone, respectively. These colored dots were added in iOS 14, and are meant to help you track how apps are accessing your device. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you're an iPhone user, you may have noticed that an orange dot and a green dot now occasionally appear in the ...
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How does Instacart work? What to know about the grocery delivery service powered by freelancers

When you order groceries on Instacart, gig workers shop for and deliver your order. Denver Post Photo by Cyrus McCrimmon Instacart is an app-based grocery delivery service that works much like Uber Eats or Postmates. You can order groceries from over 300 stores nationwide, and freelance delivery drivers will bring them to you. Frequent users can sign up for an annual Instacart Express membership, which can save money on delivery fees. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories...
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How to delete your SoundCloud account, along with all of your uploaded music and playlists

It's easy to delete your SoundCloud account from a web browser. Justin Paget/Getty Images You can delete your SoundCloud account from the website, but it'll also delete all your music and other data. To delete your SoundCloud account, head to the Settings page. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. SoundCloud lets you share your own music and listen to other artists, whether they're amateur or professional. It's a great place to share and discover new music,...
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How to create breakout rooms in Google Meet for smaller group sessions

Google Meet's breakout rooms feature can help your virtual classroom or work meeting be more efficient. MEDITERRANEAN/Getty Images You can create breakout rooms in Google Meet as a way to divide a conference call into smaller sessions. You need a paid subscription version of the service to access this feature. Once created, breakout rooms can be edited or ended at any time.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Breakout rooms in Google Meet allow moderators...
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