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New Sites Listed in Drive

New Google sites are now listed and editable right from Drive!
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You cannot host any site (i.e. your own pure HTML based sites) from Drive like you used to, Correct. But you now host your Google Sites from Drive +Scott Patrick. Makes it much easy for editing etc. No need to go to sites.google.com anymore. 
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Raylene Bugbee

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I'm new to google docs! Does anyone have any ideas/suggestions on how I could use in my kindergarten classroom?
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I'd also try following +Peter Vogel. He uses docs in his classroom and while his classes are a little beyond the K level, he's always posting good information for Docs educational users. 
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Daniel Price

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Is there any way (maybe an add-on?) to have Google Docs apply a certain line spacing formatting to bullet points?

For regular text, I go with 1.15 line spacing and have a space after the sentence.

I'd like to be able to automate formatting bulleted list with a 1.5 line spacing.

Any suggestions?
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Jo Stepaniak

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Excellent tips for using these great Docs features!
Get the most out of Google Docs with these 10 tips.
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I just bought a new laptop with windows 10. I have a windows account for myself and one for my wife. I installed google drive on my laptop for myself and everything installed on my laptop fine. I can see my drive folder and can transfer files there from other folders. I logged into my wife's windows account and installed google drive, and it says it installed, but there is no folder in my desktop or file explorer to store files in. how do i get this to work?
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Video can brighten up any presentation and it’s easy to add YouTube videos into your slides. Here’s how: Inserting a video Go to the “Insert” menu and select “Video …
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This article helped me embed Google Docs instead of just inserting links to Docs. I've embedded a parent Doc and Form on my Google Site.
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Ron Manalastas

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Does anyone know how or what app to use to download a movie from Google Drive to an iPhone?
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+Jared Gauthier I pet the movies offline. Thanks everyone for the help!
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John Yoo

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Hello Community,

I need some help with permissions in Google Drive.

If an owner of a document shares it with others and gives them edit rights, then the shared users have the ability to delete the document.

Is there a way where the owner of the file can be the only one to delete the file, while still having shared users edit it?

EDIT: Let me clarify the scenario. The doc is in a shared folder viewable by everyone in the org. A group has edit rights to the folder. The doc was deleted by a user from the group , but disappeared from the rest of the group's Drive, even the owner of the doc.

The group was given edit rights to the folder, in order for them to create subfolders/files.

What have I overlooked?

Thanks in advance for any feedback.
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Argh, I give up. +Landon Finch No matter what permissions I set to the folder & subfolders I'm having the same experience as in your video. The file permissions for edit or view are not enough. +Google Drive  If there is another checkbox to give owners of files more advanced permissions, then that will be helpful. Ownership of the files can be changed by GAM. If there is a way to do this in GAM, then that would be awesome too. Thank you all for your responses. On to plan B.
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The built-in themes provide a great springboard to make professional looking slides but what happens if you want them to look different? Or what happens if you want to make your own style of slides…
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Stefan Czelusta

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Are there any Android Apps that interact with 'Google Drawings'? Just curious, as I love the app on Chrome but not having an Android equivalent, forces me to use less than stellar mind mapping software.
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+Stefan Czelusta this is functionality I've been waiting for for a looooonnnng time. Nothing yet that I know of and I keep watching.
One thing however, and that is with the integration of Android apps, I can use +Squid (Papyrus) on my Chromebook, with all my purchased add-ons etc!! Squid is a very nice app for what I normally need. GDrawings would also be very nice to be able to edit on Android tho! 
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Brian

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How do I create a slide presentation from a Google document on my Google drive
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Press create > Slide

Copy and paste in.
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There are times when you want to import a few slides from a presentation that you or someone else has previously made. You could make a copy of the presentation and delete the slides you didn’…
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David Rowthorn

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Text Cleaner for Google Docs is now available in the add on store. I hope people find it useful. It might still have a few bugs, so be patient!

Text Cleaner allows you to clear formatting and remove lots of annoying things (like line breaks or multiple spaces) while preserving italics, bold etc. It's primary use is in quickly managing text copied from elsewhere. Instead of having to clear formatting, delete individual line-breaks and then re-apply italics or bold, the user can now just use text cleaner and do the job in one click.

Also, please leave a review if you get a chance...
Powerful and customisable formatting clearance.
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What I learnt today.
To update a linked chart in a google slide, a person need edit access to both the slides, and the underlying spreadsheet.

Glad I found out today - bring on sports day tomorrow ...
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Farhan Mahmood

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Can somebody upload songs of blood and sword bu fatima Bhutto in pdf format 
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Norman Robinson's profile photoDaniel Price's profile photo
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LOL, PDFs aren't audio files, so no.
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I have a long google sheet.
I would like to extract from it - to another sheet or to a list or to anything else available - all the lines that include a specific number on a specific column of that line or in that same column of the line above (or below).

Can any of you help me?
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Thank you Steven. I'll try and see if my brain is up to the task.
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Question: I recently got a new HP computer with windows10. I have an organizational google drive account and tried to install the desktop drive app. I enter the email address and the next screen where I should get my organization's information/login is blank and it will not go any further! I've tried several different browsers to download and install and still no luck. It syncs a regular gmail account just fine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated! I'd love to get back to syncing before school starts!
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+David Grasty it hasn't been disabled, I checked with several people in charge this week and they have no idea why it won't woke either. it worked perfectly on my other personal machine but it was on Windows 8 and it still worked after updating to 10. 
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One of the most recent updates to Slides has been the addition of “audience Q&A”, which allows those watching some kind a presentation ask questions to the speaker. It’s reall…
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Rofl at the self promotion with the watch in the middle. 
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