Master Google Drive

The step-by-step guide to working in the cloud with Google Drive.
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

For many years, people throughout the world have dealt with the limitations of traditional digital files. Google Drive removes those barriers. No longer will you need to deal with cumbersome attachments, multiple USB sticks, lost data and even Microsoft Office. Drive provides a whole new way to organize, track, and back up your data. But, that's only the beginning! Once files are in Google Drive, they can be easily shared with others. Work together with real-time collaboration and get rid of that old fashioned "My Documents" once and for all. This class will teach you everything you need to know to master Google Drive.

What are the requirements?

  • Students will need to have a Google account and a modern browser. Chrome is recommended.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Free yourself from USB drives and disks with Google Drive
  • Learn Drive's advantages over other file storage methods
  • Organize with folders, colors, and stars
  • Use views, sort, and search to organize your files
  • Discover how details and activity can track progress
  • Send files with Drive and Gmail
  • Understand the vital features that make all cloud files unique
  • Uncover the best tips for working with Docs, Sheets and Slides
  • Bring a little something extra to Drive with add-ons
  • See how forms can make data collection easy
  • Tap into others' creativity with templates
  • Unleash the power of Drive with true sharing and collaboration
  • Understand the levels of share permissions and when each one is appropriate
  • Share with folders and groups and learn the important ways they are different
  • Publish to the world with link sharing
  • Upload files and see the advantages of converting to Google format
  • Get more power of Google Drive with the desktop sync client and extension

What is the target audience?

  • This course is perfect for anyone who's ready to master Google Drive.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Understand
01:30

Setting the course.

04:25

Learn exactly what Google Drive is and the advantages of cloud storage.

What Is Google Drive?
3 questions
07:39

Navigate Drive and get information about your files.

Getting To Know The Interface
3 questions
07:48

Arrange Drive to your personal preferences. Create folders and understand Trash.

Customizing Drive
3 questions
Section 2: Create
09:51

Create cloud files and learn the important features that make them unique.

Creating Drive Files
3 questions
19:57

Discover the top tips for the three most popular Drive programs.

Top Tips for Docs, Sheets, Slides
3 questions
11:42

Create, edit and publish a Google Form.

Creating Forms
3 questions
05:18

Learn how to make your files more powerful and better looking with add-ons and templates.

Add-Ons And Templates
3 questions
Section 3: Share
08:54

Uncover why sharing was so troublesome in the past and how the cloud solves the problem. Share with others via Drive, Gmail and even the old fashioned way.

Basic Sharing
3 questions
10:20

Learn advanced options like multiple users, link sharing, and the top share tips.

Advanced Sharing
3 questions
Section 4: Upload
12:25

Upload, convert and work with files in your Google Drive.

Adding Files To Drive
3 questions

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Instructor Biography

John Meixner, Google Certified Trainer, Administrator and Partner

John is a Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist, a Google Apps Certified Administrator and an Certified Google Trainer. He began his professional speaking career by training thousands of IT administrators on networking technologies. His experience as a network manager showed him the limitations of traditional computing. He became an early adopter of cloud technologies and founded Netdemics to help bring anywhere, any time, any device access to his clients. However, he soon realized that technology wasn't enough. Training was vital to make everyone incredible in the cloud!

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