How-to Guides

This is a collection of evergreen how-guides and detailed tutorials to help you do more with software tools that you use daily.

How to Create Forms that allow File Uploads

Learn how to create online forms with file uploads that save files to Google Drive. The forms use Google Forms style responsive material design and the responses are saved in a Google Spreadsheet.

How to Set Expiration Dates for Shared Google Drive Files

Learn how to temporarily share files in Google Drive that are accessible for a limited time. You can set an auto-expiry date and the shared Google Drive links will stop working after the specified date and time. Works for both Gmail and Google Apps accounts.

How to Write a Twitter Bot in 5 Minutes

Learn how you can create your own Twitter bots without writing a single line of code. The bots can favorite, retweet, reply tweets or even send DMs to users.

Get Google Forms Data in an Email Message

When a user submits a Google Form, you can have all the entered form data sent in a email message to one or more recipients and also send a copy to the form respondent.

How to Add Speech Recognition to your Website

Learn how to enable speech recognition in your website using the HTML5 web speech API. Your website website will be able to fill textareas and input form fields using their voice.

How to Create RSS Feeds for Twitter

The step-by-step guide explains how you can easily create Twitter RSS feeds for the new Twitter API with the help of Twitter widgets and a Google Script.