How to Select All of the Elements on a Slide in Google Slides

When you are creating a slide in a presentation in Google Slides, you typically add a number of different elements to that slide. Whether it’s a picture, a text box, a shape or a video, certain slides might call for a lot of objects. But the addition of all of these elements can make the […]

Why Are My Google Docs Edits Being Inserted as Comments?

Google Docs provides a significant number of ways for you to edit a document. Whether you are changing the margins in the document, or simply editing text, you will typically be able to find a way to accomplish what you need. Find out how to create a Google Docs newsletter with a template if you […]

How to Stop Marking a Gmail Conversation as Read if You View it in the Preview Panel

The preview panel in Gmail provides a fast and simple way for you to view the conversations in your inbox. If you have used the desktop version of Outlook in the past, then the preview panel is something that you are probably familiar with, and it may even be a necessity for you to efficiently […]

How to Create a Drawing in Google Docs

Google Docs, like Microsoft Word, affords you the ability to add a number of different elements into your newsletters or documents. Whether it’s a picture or a table, you can probably add the element that your document requires. But occasionally you might have the need for something that you can’t get from a picture, and […]

How to Change Indent for an Entire Document in Google Docs

Google Docs includes most of the formatting options that you would want from a word processing application. While some of these features are different than those seen in Microsoft Word, users that are familiar with Word will typically find that they can do most of the things in Google Docs that they are accustomed to, […]

How to Disable Hover Actions in Gmail

Have you noticed that when you hover over one of the emails in your inbox, a bunch of little icons appear at the far right side of the message line? This is due to a feature in Gmail called “Hover Actions” and it’s meant to provide you with an easier way to perform some of […]

3 Ways to Create a New Worksheet in Google Sheets

When you create a new workbook file in Google Sheets it will have one worksheet tab by default. In many cases this is going to be fine, but some spreadsheet needs will dictate that you add more worksheets to that file. This is something that you can do in Google Sheets, and there are several […]

How to Use a Different Date Format in Google Sheets

Date formatting has long been an issue for spreadsheet users. Sometimes a spreadsheet won’t recognize an input as a date and assign it a weird number, while other times it will put the date into a format that is different than what you want to use. Fortunately you do have some control over how your […]

How to Stop Printing Skipped Slides in Google Slides

The ability to skip a slide when you give a presentation in Google Slides allows you to customize a slideshow for multiple audiences. You can work on a slide and keep it in the presentation, but hide it from that presentation if necessary. But if you are also going to be printing your presentation, either […]

How to Add a Preview Panel in Gmail

If you are used to reading emails in Microsoft Outlook, or if you like to read emails without needing to switch away from your inbox, then a preview panel can make your life a lot easier. Therefore you might find some of Gmail’s views to not be as helpful as you would like. Fortunately there […]