Google Docs iPhone – How to Make a File Available Offline

The Google Docs iPhone app lets you make individual files available for offline use. You can also adjust a setting in the app so that all of your recent files will be available offline, too. Any changes made to your documents while offline will sync with your account when you have an Internet connection again. […]

How to Insert a Text Box in Google Docs

The steps in this article are going to show you how to add a text box to your document in Google Docs. Open your document from Google Drive. Click where in the document you want the text box. Select the Insert tab at the top of the window. Choose the Drawing option, then click New. […]

How to Add Page Numbers in the Google Docs iPhone App

The steps in this article are going to show you how to use the Google Docs iPhone app to add page numbers to your document. Open the Google Docs app. Select the file to edit. Tap the pencil button at the bottom-right. Touch the + icon at the top. Choose the Page number option. Select […]

How to Add a Picture to a Header in Google Docs

This guide is going to show you how to place a picture in the header of your Google Docs document so that it appears at the top of every page. We cover these steps briefly at the top of the article, then continue below with additional information and pictures for the steps. Open the document […]

How to Center a Table in Google Docs

The steps in this article are going to show you how to horizontally center a table on your page in a Google Docs document. Open the document containing the table. Right-click inside one of the table cells, then choose Table properties. Click the dropdown menu under Table alignment, then choose the Center option. Click the […]

How to Change Column Spacing in Google Docs

Whether you’re writing an article or creating a newsletter, a document with columns could be your preferred method for displaying your content. But if you’ve added columns to your document, it may seem like there is either too much or too little spacing between those columns, resulting in a document that could be difficult to […]

How to Create a Custom Text Substitution in Google Docs

Is there a word or phrase that you type a lot, but it’s either long and tedious, or you often misspell it? Constantly fixing the same spelling mistake can be annoying, and it can really slow down your productivity. One way around this in Google Docs is to take advantage of the application’s substitution utility. […]

How to Create a Newsletter Using a Google Docs Newsletter Template

Organizations typically have members that want to be kept up to date with what is happening in that organization. This can be accomplished through several methods, but one of the more common options involves creating and sending a newsletter. Due to its accessibility and price, the popularity of Google’s suite of productivity software, including Google […]

Quick Way to Download a Google Docs File in the Microsoft Word Format

When you have a Google Docs file in your Google Drive (such as a Google Docs newsletter) you are able to open that file in a Web browser from any computer (or a mobile device) with an Internet connection. This makes it easy to edit the file whenever you need to, while also making it […]

How to Select All Matching Text in Google Docs

Formatting problems are an issue for a lot of people that use Google Docs and other similar word processing applications. Whether it’s changing the size of your margins or adjusting the appearance of text, there are a lot of things you may need to change. If you are copying and pasting text from other sources, […]