Join Sally Norred for an in-depth discussion in this video Deleting a spreadsheet, part of Google Sheets Essential Training.
…When you remove the spreadsheet from a folder on Google Drive,…you're moving it to the Trash folder on your My Drive.…When you delete a spreadsheet from the Trash folder,…you're permanently deleting the file forever.…Please note that the process I'm showing you for removing and…deleting spreadsheet files is the same for any type of file on Google Drive.…Let's start by showing how to remove a spreadsheet file from Google Drive.…From Google Drive, locate the spreadsheet files that you'd like to remove.…I'll remove this Solar Panel Chart spreadsheet.…Click the item you'd like to remove, and…click the trash can icon in the upper menu.…
You'll see an alert listing the number of…items that were moved to the Trash folder on your Google Drive.…My alert says, removed one file.…Now, this file was not deleted.…It was simply moved to the Trash folder on Google Drive.…I'll click the Trash folder, and we see the item at the top of the list.…Google does reserve the right to delete your trash periodically, so…keep in mind that items in the trash may be permanently deleted at any time.…
- Navigating Google Sheets
- Creating, naming, and saving spreadsheets
- Importing files
- Converting other file formats such as Microsoft Excel to Google Sheets
- Editing cells
- Inserting, deleting, and moving rows and columns
- Adding hyperlinks and images
- Formatting data
- Using formulas and functions
- Sharing spreadsheets
- Using the Google Sheets mobile app
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started with Google Sheets
2. Creating Spreadsheets
3. Editing Spreadsheets
4. Viewing and Printing Spreadsheets
5. Formatting Spreadsheets
6. Working with Spreadsheet Data
7. Collaborating with Google Sheets
Commenting on a spreadsheet3m 26s
8. Using the Google Sheets Mobile App
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