Wednesday, August 18, 2021

ARCHIVED: WACKY Wednesday - Excel, Google Drive, and Google Sheets, Oh, My!

We advertised this WACKY Wednesday by saying we'd "share tricks of the trade." As such we dove quickly into demos and discussions about:

  • what to do if you don't have MS Excel and someone sends you a file to review.
  • general orientation to Google Drive
  • uploading the file to Google Drive
  • copy & paste a citation form to your document using Snagit
  • running all eligible ancestors through one database at a time, so it's the same citation, just change the fill-in-the-blank parts
  • The SCARY part - Myrt wanted to import an entire Google Sheet, not just one tab into an existing Google Sheet (YAY! It works!)
  • Dropbox
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