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Is is me, or does Google Docs suck?

As an experiment in avoiding Word, I decided to do our last couple of proposals in Google Docs. It wasn't the worst experience I've ever had, but Docs seems to have one quirk that is driving me nuts. Wondering if it's just me or somebody else has dealt with this and has a solution. [more inside]
posted by COD on Nov 5, 2013 - 12 answers

Mail Merge using Google Docs?

How can I do mail merge in Gmail? All the online "how to" things (e.g.) I am finding are telling me there's mail merge functionality in Google Docs, but I can't even find Google Docs from my gmail account. Do I need to install something? Help. [more inside]
posted by joannemerriam on Dec 21, 2012 - 5 answers

One step solution to for a new google doc?

I like to write using google docs. I used to have a functioning bookmark that was a one-step to new doc solution, which I loved, because it was simple, and efficient. Some time ago that bookmark stopped working, and now it's a matter of several mouse clicks. This is a very small matter, but if someone has a one step solution they care to share, well, that would be delightful.
posted by letstrythis on Sep 14, 2012 - 3 answers

Analyzing data using surveys in Google Docs

We conducted a survey using Google Docs Spreadsheets. Unfortunately. Now we would like an easy way to analyze the data. How? [more inside]
posted by stellaluna on May 17, 2012 - 3 answers

When uploading my files to the cloud, are they automatically encrypted before they leave my computer?

When uploading my files to major cloud services (Microsoft SkyDrive, Google Docs and Google Picasaweb), are they automatically encrypted before they leave my computer? [more inside]
posted by paleyellowwithorange on Feb 5, 2012 - 9 answers

Help me narrow my timeline down.

How do I track when an item was uploaded, not modified, in GoogleDocs?
posted by doyouknowwhoIam? on Nov 14, 2011 - 2 answers

Creating Quizes on Google Docs

Is it possible to create a quiz using Forms on Google Docs that will give a score to the person taking the quiz? [more inside]
posted by robverb on Oct 27, 2011 - 3 answers

Google Doc Gurus, your help is needed!

Please tell me(a spreadsheet noob) if I can convert rows from a google spread sheet into individual google docs. [more inside]
posted by momochan on Sep 2, 2011 - 3 answers

Turning in my spreadsheet wizard badge.

Spreadsheet question: I want a column containing all the names in THAT column EXCEPT all the names in THOSE columns. [more inside]
posted by Salvor Hardin on Aug 2, 2011 - 6 answers

Calculating durations and times in Excel

Excel help needed in calculating times. I need to calculate and predict times based on fixed distances and a known average speed. [more inside]
posted by dg on Jun 28, 2011 - 8 answers

Spread 'Em!

Idiotic Google spreadsheet question: how do I shrink the column size? [more inside]
posted by magstheaxe on Apr 2, 2011 - 6 answers

How do I unsquish my Google Docs spreadsheet?

My Google spreadsheet collapsed itself in the middle somehow. How do I get it back? [more inside]
posted by mathowie on Feb 5, 2009 - 5 answers

Looking for ideas on managing files from multiple locations

Give me some ideas to manage my files, my data, my general computer setup etc. etc. for best use from multiple locations. [more inside]
posted by djgh on May 26, 2008 - 8 answers

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