While you can edit an Excel file in Google Sheets, you can also convert it. In this video, learn how to convert it to Google Sheets format and identify it in Google Drive.
- [Instructor] In Google Drive, … I can see that this is an Excel file … because of the file extension and the icon. … If I double click on it, … I can choose to open it with Google Sheets. … While I can edit the file as normal, … I can see that it's still going to continue … to be in Microsoft Excel format. … To convert it to Google Sheets format, … click File, Save as Google Sheets. … My original Excel file is still intact and won't change, … but now I can continue to work on this … in regular Google Sheets format. … If I go back to Google Drive, … I can see that there's now an Excel version of this … and my new Google Sheets format. … …
- Wrapping text
- Collaborating with others on a spreadsheet
- Freezing and locking panes
- Auto-filling data quickly
- Rotating cell data
- Formatting spreadsheets
- Protecting sheets
- Inserting links
- Filtering views
- Undoing unwanted changes
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Google Sheets Quick Tips
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