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The 32 Best Google Docs Add-ons in 2017

The 32 Best Google Docs Add-ons in 2017
A word processor requires very little—a blank page, typography tools, and a way to save, print, or share your finished documents. The earliest word processors like Word for DOS and WordPerfect offered little more than that. An update here, a new version there, and 30+ years later, word processors offer an embarrassment of riches with more tools than can fit in Word's tabbed toolbars. Google Docs took a simpler road, with a simple collection of core document formatting features bundled with its world-class collaboration tools. This makes it perfect for simpler documents worked on in groups, but should you want to do anything beyond collaborative word-processing, you may find yourself going back to Word and its many sub-menu functions. That's where add-ons come in. Here are the Google Docs add-ons we think are the best. How to Use Google Docs Add-ons First, though, you need to know your way around the Google Docs Add-ons store. Find something you want to try? Google Keep Google Fonts Styles

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Sign in - Google Accounts One account. All of Google. Sign in with your Google Account Find my account Forgot password? Sign in with a different account Create account How to Automate Google Sheets With Macros—No Coding Required Far too often, it goes like this: You download data from your apps—your PayPal transaction data, say, or an exported email list from your old newsletter app—and open it in a spreadsheet. Then you move data around, resize columns, format text, delete rows, add headers, and finally add formulas and graphs to actually use the data and make it understandable. Spreadsheets are powerful tools—and they're also tedious, frustrating nightmares of confusing formulas, hidden features, and messy data. Excel has long included a macro tool to automate those tedious tasks away—and now, with Google Sheets' new macro tool, you can build your own automations in Google's online spreadsheet app, too.

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I'm Not Seeing Open With Read&Write for Google Chrome™ When Opening a PDF First, be sure the Read&Write for Google Chrome extension is installed. If you don't see Read&Write for Google Chrome™ listed when you right click on a PDF in Google Drive, click Connect more apps Then enter Texthelp in the search box and click Connect to add the Texthelp PDF Reader You can leave Make Read&Write for Google Chrome™ the default app for files it can open if you want it to be the default reader for all PDFs.