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By Barrie Roberts | Stuff related to Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Forms, Slides & Sites

Improving the menus and toolbars in Google Docs and Slides

We’re making some changes to the menus and toolbars in Google Docs and Slides on the web. These changes will make it easier to find certain...

Pivot to the cloud: intelligent features in Google Sheets help businesses uncover insights

article<p>en_US<p>https://gsuiteupdates.googleblog.com/2017/12/intelligent-features-in-sheets.html<p>G Suite Updates …

Latest Google Sheets release helps automate pivot table creation

The spreadsheet gurus in your organization know how to use pivot tables to pull meaningful insight out of a morass of numbers. It has been what separated those folks from the rest of us, but Google is out to democratize the pivot table in the latest version of Google Sheets announced today.<p>Google …

Business Intelligence

Embed HTML and JavaScript in the new Google Sites

We recently made it possible to embed webpages as iframes in the new Google Sites. With this launch, we’re giving you one more tool to cus...

Advanced Formulas 30 Day Challenge

Frequently Asked Questions<p>When does the course start and finish?<p>The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - …

Tutorials

The 32 Best Google Docs Add-ons in 2017

A word processor requires very little—a blank page, typography tools, and a way to save, print, or share your finished documents. The earliest word …

Google Docs

Google Updates Docs, Slides, and Sheets Apps with iPhone X, iPad Drag and Drop Support for iOS 11

In a series of updates released this morning on the App Store, Google brought support for two highly anticipated iOS 11 features – iPhone X compatibility and iPad drag and drop – to their Docs, Slides, and Sheets apps.<p>On the iPhone X, Google's apps now take full advantage of the larger display, …

iOS

How to choose the right G Suite edition for your enterprise

Google offers several editions of G Suite ranging from Basic to Teams. Figure out which edition fits your company's needs.<p>Every edition of G Suite …

Google

Using Icons to Help Organize Google Drive Folders

Remember what your Google Drive looked like when you first started using it? It was neat, organized, and free of clutter. As you began to use Drive …

Copy comments and suggestions in Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides

Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides make it easier than ever to collaborate on great content. Which is why it’s increasingly important not to l...

Grow with Google

For Teachers<br>and Students<p>Kandi Young, teacher<br>West Ashley High School<br>Charleston, SC<p>Teach digital basics with a video-based curriculumApplied Digital …

Insert images more easily in Google Docs, Slides, and Drawings

A picture is worth a thousand words... especially when you can add it to your document, presentation, or drawing quickly and easily. That’s...

Create Documents with Google Forms Submissions, Save in Google Drive

Create Merge Documents with Google Sheets or Google Forms

Google launches native add-ons for Gmail

Business focused<p>Earlier this year, Google announced it would allow add-ons for Gmail, and the time has finally come. Launching today, add-ons will allow third-party developers to integrate their services with Gmail directly. The first partners include Asana, Trello, DialPad, Intuit QuickBooks, and …

Google

Time for a refresh: meet the new Google Calendar for web

Check your schedule. Starting today, a fresh look and new features are coming to Google Calendar on the web to help you manage your time more …

Google Calendar

How to move files from an on-site server to Google Drive

Move files and folders to Team Drive or My Drive locations, then access them from Windows or macOS with Google Drive File Stream.<p>Two organizations I …

Google

Use Google Drive and the Files app to organize content on your iOS 11 device

With Google Drive, you can access and edit your files across the many devices and platforms you work on. The new Files app for iOS 11 brings together …

Create custom headers and footers in Google Sheets

To create professional-looking spreadsheets, it’s often critical that you can append them with certain information—for instance, your company’s name, …

Google Slides has been updated with better Keep integration, an add-ons system, and other time-saving features

In a blog post today, Google has announced a whole pile of new features for G Suite's Slides, the web-based presentation tool. It now supports …

Google

Google Sheets (22) – Data validation

In this post we’re going to look at Data Validation, what is it?, what’s it used for? and how do you set it up? I think the very name puts people off …

Google Sheets (21) – Explore

In this post, we’re going to look at the “Explore” tool, which looks at your data and automatically produces charts and analysis from it. Plus, it’s …

Data Science

Embed websites as iframes in the new Google Sites

We’ve heard you loud and clear—you want better ways to add content to the new Google Sites. Today, we’re making it easy. Going forward, you can embed …

Google sheets (18) – Creating charts (part 2)

This is the second part of looking at creating charts in Google Sheets. See part 1 here. Here, we’ll look at some of the areas in more detail. We’ll …

Data Visualization

Google Sheets (17) – Creating charts (part 1)

Continuing the theme from my last post on sparklines, a chart really is worth a thousand numbers. In this post I’ll show you how quick and easy it is …

Data Visualization

Google Sheets (20) – Adding links

Sheets gives you the opportunity to add hyperlinks into your cells, allowing you to quickly navigate around your sheets, which is particularly useful …

SEO

Google Sheets (13) – Sorted!

Here we’re going to look at how to sort your data in numerical order and alphabetical order. Plus, how we can randomise our data.<p>Sort range<p>Here we …

Data Science

Google Sheets (10) – Sharing, printing, downloading

Ok, so you’ve entered your data, you’ve made it look pretty, and you’ve used some awesome formulas. Now what? You usually want to share it with …

Google Drive

Google Sheets (5) – Controlling Rows & Columns-Part 1

In a previous post I looked at modifying the contents of the cells, now let’s look at various ways you can modify the rows and columns on your …

Web Development