Google Apps: Google Drive

Novice users and established Information Technology, or IT, professionals who wish to use Google Apps to create and work with Office-like files


Expected Duration
53 minutes

Google Apps uses Google Drive for central, cloud-based, accessible anywhere storage. This course covers the use of Google Drive as a central hub for Google Apps, and how to use it for synchronizing offline files.


Google Apps Overview

  • start the course
  • find and launch Google Apps
  • find and use the communication tools in Google Apps, including Gmail, Google+, Hangouts, and Calendar
  • find and use the collaboration tools in Google Apps including Docs, Sheets, Forms, Slides, and Sites
  • find and use the management tools in Google Apps including Admin and Vault

Google Drive

  • share docs in Google Drive with others and specify permissions for them
  • set viewing permissions and send e-mail notifications to recipients
  • enable files offline, organize folders and files, and move files around in Google Drive
  • install Google Drive locally, and sync files and folders to the cloud
  • sync files from the local drive to Google Drive in the cloud

Practice: Google Apps Basics

  • describe Google Apps functionality





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