Do you have 30 minutes to spare? It's all you'll need to get up to speed with Google Drive, a free online office suite that duplicates most of the functionality of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Millions of people use Google Drive and its popular word processor, Docs, every day. You too can use Drive and Docs to perform the following tasks: ac Write letters and reports ac Enter data into Sheets, Google's free online spreadsheet program ac Give presentations using Slides ac Collaborate online with classmates and colleagues on important documents ac Convert Microsoft Office documents to Google Drive, and vice versa ac Print documents, drawings, and spreadsheets ac Export PDFs ac Make pie charts, bar charts, and simple tables ac Publish documents and spreadsheets online There are a lot of features, including some unfamiliar ones for people who are used to Microsoft Office. Google Drive a Docs In 30 Minutes cuts through the clutter, using screenshots, step-by-step instructions, and plain English. After covering registration, file creation and other basics, the book zeroes in on the most important time-saving tips and productivity tools. Highlights include: ac Converting files between Microsoft Office and Google Drive formats. ac Best practices for organizing files in Google Drive. ac What to expect with collaboration in Google Drive. ac Using Google Drive on phones and tablets: What works, and what doesn't. ac Accessing older versions of files. ac How to publish your documents to the Web for colleagues or members of the public to view. ac Sorting and filtering data in Google Spreadsheets (with examples). ac Using Web Forms to gather data. ac Google Slides: Is it a suitable alternative to Microsoft PowerPoint or Apple Keynote? ac Working with offline files. ac Downloading third-party apps. Google Drive And Docs In 30 Minutes is authored by Ian Lamont, an award-winning technology journalist. He has written several books in the In 30 MinutesAr series, including Dropbox In 30 Minutes and Twitter In 30 Minutes.Just as Docs duplicates much of the functionality ofMicrosoft Word, Sheets takes aim at Microsoft Excel. Googlea#39;s Sheets ... 3A. How. To. Create/Convert. Spreadsheets. As with Docs, making a new spreadsheet starts with the Create button.
|Title||:||Google Drive & Docs In 30 Minutes|
|Publisher||:||i30 Media Corporation - 2014-03-01|