Understanding Google Docs


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Understanding Google Docs

Inside of Google Drive, I have the ability to create something known as Google Docs, or Google documents. These are a variety of file types that are actually run directly in your web browser. This can be a nice feature, because we start creating documents, and spreadsheets, and presentations. If someone doesn't have the appropriate software in their computer, they don't have the ability to view it. However with Google Docs, anyone that has access to Google can actually view this particular document. There are several types of Google Docs that are available to us. To access them, the first step is to go ahead and log into your Google Drive. From your Google Drive we can go ahead and create docs by clicking the Create button on the left-hand side.

Here I can chose to create a document which functions a lot like a Microsoft Office Document. A presentation which functions a lot like PowerPoint. A spreadsheet which works a lot like Microsoft Excel. I can create forms which are a graphic way for peopl...

Understanding Google Docs
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Understanding Google Docs provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by Aaron Quigley as part of the Google Apps for Educators

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