Google Apps: The Missing Manual (Video Tutorials)

Video description

From the same people who brought you From the same people who brought you Google Apps: The Missing Manual comes this collection of video tutorials to guide you through the key features of Google Apps. Covering topics from how to set up a basic spreadsheet in Google Docs to managing all the users in your domain, each video is designed to be a quick guide to get you up and running in minutes.

Google Apps takes desktop applications to the next level by offering their fully-featured suite of programs online, giving you access to all your documents anywhere there's a computer and an internet connection. And best of all, it's free! Everything you need to know to get started using and managing your Google Apps account is right here, including:

  • Creating and formatting documents
  • Working with spreadsheets, including downloading them to your home computer
  • Creating and sharing presentations
  • Managing and sharing schedules in Google Calendar
  • Customizing your domain's email with Gmail
  • Adjusting your domain settings and appearance to make it more user friendly

Table of contents

  1. Docs: Google's Productivity Suite
    1. Ready, Set Write: Working with Documents 00:07:10
    2. Inserting Pictures, Links and Comments 00:06:49
    3. Inserting Tables, Bookmarks, Separators, and More 00:08:10
    4. Working with Tables 00:04:38
    5. Printing and Deleting Documents 00:05:31
    6. Emailing and Publishing Documents on the Web 00:06:21
    7. Collaborating on Documents 00:08:11
    8. Getting Started and Creating Spreadsheets 00:09:04
    9. Importing and Exporting Spreadsheets 00:03:25
    10. Formatting a Spreadsheet 00:05:50
    11. Timesaving Data Entry Tricks 00:06:26
    12. Labeling Cells and Columns with Range Names 00:04:25
    13. Creating, Importing, and Exporting Presentations 00:07:10
    14. Sharing and Collaborating on Presentations 00:04:38
    15. Viewing a Presentation 00:04:27
  2. Tracking Schedules with Google Calendar
    1. Getting Started and Creating a Calendar 00:09:57
    2. Events: Editing, Inviting Others, and Deleting 00:06:58
    3. Working with Calendars 00:05:42
    4. Searching Calendars and Managing Your Calandar 00:08:00
    5. Importing and Exporting with Other Calendar Programs 00:06:08
    6. Syncing Your Google Calendar with Another Calendar 00:04:41
  3. Google Apps for Organizations
    1. Signing Up for Google Apps 00:07:52
    2. Signing In and Learning Your Way Around 00:11:03
    3. Customizing Your Domain's Appearance and Creating Custom Sign-In URLs 00:05:06
    4. Customizing Your Domain's Start Page 00:09:15
    5. Adding Users 00:07:14
    6. Getting Started with Email 00:04:53
    7. Adding Domain Aliases 00:06:21
    8. Managing Users (Part 1) 00:07:21
    9. Managing Users (Part 2) 00:07:35

Product information

  • Title: Google Apps: The Missing Manual (Video Tutorials)
  • Author(s):
  • Release date: March 2009
  • Publisher(s): O'Reilly Media, Inc.
  • ISBN: 9780596802608