Using Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Drive

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5+ Hours of Video Instruction

Using Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Drive video training helps you master Google's powerful office productivity suite: Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive, and more! Learn all the hands-on skills you’ll need, in just 5 1/2 hours of easy video!


Get super-productive with Google's online applications—painlessly! Using Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Drive puts all the power of Google's apps at your command, even if you've never used any of them! In just 5 1/2 hours of incredibly easy video, Michael Miller gets you 100% comfortable and amazingly productive with Google's powerful online applications...just watch! Within minutes, you’ll discover how Google’s cloud-based apps work, how to get started, and how to create, import, export, save, and share files on any computer, smartphone, or tablet. Next, you’ll master Google Docs’ powerful text editing and formatting tools, so you can create powerfully effective documents and share them with anyone. Miller shows how to build great Google Sheets spreadsheets for personal finance and other tasks...create and deliver highly effective presentations with Google Slides...and make the most of free or low-cost Google Drive storage wherever you go. More than 50 million people already use Google Apps: It’s today’s #1 new productivity tool. This complete video tutorial teaches you all the skills you need to join them, fast!

Michael Miller’s 150+ nonfiction books have sold more than a million copies worldwide. Miller has also produced many training videos and DVDs for Que Publishing and other companies, including Alpha Books, America Online, BizSummits, Deluxe Corporation, and MarketingProfs. His Que video tutorials include How to Use GmailHow to Use SnapchatGetting Started with InstagramExploring Instagram’s Hidden Secrets,Shooting and Sharing with VineFacebook Essentials, and Creating Powerful Training Videos with Camtasia and Other Tools.

Skill Level

  • All Levels
What You Will Learn
  • How to use Google Docs to create any type of document
  • How to use Google Sheets to manage budgets and perform other spreadsheet-based activities
  • How to use Google Slides to create effective presentations
  • How to share files and collaborate with colleagues using Google's online apps
  • How to use Google Drive to store and manage all your files online

Who Should Take This Course
  • For every consumer, professional, employee, student, and teacher who is using (or planning to use) any of the core Google applications: Docs, Sheets, Slides, or Drive

Course Requirements
  • Basic skills in working with a computer and the Internet
  • No prior experience with Google apps or any other online productivity app is required

About Que Video

Que Video helps you learn technology efficiently with easy-to-follow video tutorials covering popular software apps, online games, and more. Each Que video is professionally produced and features the highest quality step-by-step instruction designed by trusted authors and trainers from Que Publishing, an imprint of Pearson--the world’s leading learning company. View Que Videos at:

Table of contents

  1. Lesson 1: Using Google Apps
    1. 1.1 Introducing Google Apps and Cloud Computing 00:08:41
    2. 1.2 Navigating the Google Apps Dashboard 00:05:38
    3. 1.3 Creating New Files and Opening Old Ones 00:05:51
    4. 1.4 Importing and Exporting Files in Other Formats 00:06:53
    5. 1.5 Working Offline 00:03:24
    6. 1.6 Sharing and Collaborating with Google Apps 00:06:16
    7. 1.7 Using Google Apps on Your Smartphone or Tablet 00:13:54
  2. Lesson 2: Using Google Docs
    1. 2.1 Navigating Google Docs 00:07:31
    2. 2.2 Entering and Editing Text 00:08:54
    3. 2.3 Formatting Text and Paragraphs 00:11:23
    4. 2.4 Working with Images 00:10:45
    5. 2.5 Creating Bulleted and Numbered Lists 00:07:19
    6. 2.6 Inserting Links, Footnotes, and Other Items 00:08:22
    7. 2.7 Working with Headers and Footers 00:03:38
    8. 2.8 Creating and Formatting Tables 00:08:42
    9. 2.9 Collaborating and Commenting 00:06:27
    10. 2.10 Proofing and Printing Your Document 00:08:48
  3. Lesson 3: Using Google Sheets
    1. 3.1 Navigating Google Sheets 00:08:34
    2. 3.2 Entering Data 00:12:02
    3. 3.3 Working with Rows and Columns 00:09:56
    4. 3.4 Formatting Text, Numbers, and Cells 00:14:03
    5. 3.5 Working with Ranges 00:05:22
    6. 3.6 Sorting Data 00:04:59
    7. 3.7 Creating Charts 00:15:14
    8. 3.8 Writing Formulas 00:09:02
    9. 3.9 Working with Functions 00:07:09
    10. 3.10 Printing Your Spreadsheet 00:04:26
  4. Lesson 4: Using Google Slides
    1. 4.1 Navigating Google Slides 00:09:06
    2. 4.2 Formatting a Presentation with Themes 00:11:14
    3. 4.3 Creating, Deleting, and Organizing Slides 00:06:38
    4. 4.4 Entering and Formatting Text 00:06:55
    5. 4.5 Inserting Images, Shapes, and Videos 00:11:32
    6. 4.6 Inserting Charts 00:04:23
    7. 4.7 Creating Tables 00:09:13
    8. 4.8 Adding Transitions and Animations 00:10:51
    9. 4.9 Printing Your Presentations and Handouts 00:06:38
    10. 4.10 Giving a Live Presentation 00:08:01
  5. Lesson 5: Using Google Drive
    1. 5.1 Understanding Google Drive and Cloud Storage 00:04:28
    2. 5.2 Uploading and Downloading Files 00:07:32
    3. 5.3 Viewing and Printing Files 00:04:39
    4. 5.4 Managing Files and Folders 00:04:00
    5. 5.5 Sharing Files Online 00:06:35
    6. 5.6 Using the Google Drive Desktop App 00:04:49

Product information

  • Title: Using Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Drive
  • Author(s):
  • Release date: February 2015
  • Publisher(s): Que
  • ISBN: 0134176642