Imagine if Thomas Edison used Microsoft Office or Google Docs while inventing the light bulb?
Google Docs is an online office site, similar to Microsoft Office, but one that runs as a web apps and thus all you need is a browser and an Internet connection to use Google Docs.
See how easy it is to export all your Google Docs files as a zip file in a single click using the Google Takeout service.
If you have one or more email attachments inside your Gmail mailbox that you would like to save to Google Docs, here are two options.
If a website is republishing your content by scraping the RSS feed, use Google Docs to generate the list of infringing URLs for the DMCA complaint.
Microsoft Office and Google Docs can be used together to create documents offline and then access them on the go. Let’s look at some of the best tools that willhelp you integrate Microsoft Office with Google Docs.
Learn how to add royalty-free stock phographs to Google Docs. Stock images are now available in Documents, Presentations and Spreadsheets.
Meet a free document scanning software that will let you scan and upload paper documents directly to Google Docs as scanned PDF files.
Learn how you can use Google Docs functions like ImportXML with XPath to build a web page monitor with scraping. This will help if you want to watch shopping sites like ebay or Amazon for any changes in the product price.
This tutorial shows how to use a Google Docs spreadsheet as an RSS Feed reader. You can also aggregate news feeds from different sources into one spreadsheet similar to Popurls and Alltop.
Your files are stored on cloud storage services like Google Docs, Dropbox or Amazon S3. How do transfer online files across services without downloading them locally?
Google Docs now includes some new functions to help you translate individual cells in an Excel spreadsheet from one language to another or for detecting what language is being used in a particular spreadsheet cell.
How do you read the contents of a PDF document or a PowerPoint Presentation if you don’t have the corresponding viewer installed on your computer or mobile phone?
Wouldnâ€™t it be nice if you could write (or draw) on a piece of paper with a pen and send that handwritten note straight to Google Docs or Evernote for digital archiving?
Gmail and Google Docs can now handle both .zip and .rar formats in the browser itself. That means you can view the content of an archive without downloading it.
Manage your Google Docs from Microsoft Outlook. You can also send Google documents as email attachments.
How do you let anonymous guest upload files directly to your Google Docs account without having to share any folders with them?
Google multiple sign-in feature lets you switch between different Gmail and Google accounts in the same browser without having to go through the sign-in / sign-out cycle. Here are some related tips on using multiple sign-in.
Now you can download Google Documents into the corresponding Microsoft Office program directly and edit them on the computer. Any changes to the document will sync back with Google Docs.
This tutorial describes how you may convert web files of any format, including Word documents, XLS, Photoshop, PowerPoint Presentations, etc. to PDF format using Google Docs Viewer.
Google Docs can now perform OCR on digital images. You can upload an image containing typewritten or printed text (like a fax document or a scanned newspaper clipping) to your Google Docs account and it will turn that image into editable text.