Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Cookies and other things that make my Chromebook not work quite right.

Cookies by David Leggett via CC 2.0

Sometimes, when you add extensions and visit websites, your chromebook can have settings added from that website.  They might be advertisements, or resets of search settings.  Sometimes these are called 'cookies'.

Here are some tips for cleaning out the junk!

Google Sheets

Google Sheets image.

Google Sheets is the G Suite's version of a spreadsheet.   

Spreadsheets are an electronic document in which data is arranged in the rows and columns of a grid and can be manipulated and used in calculations.  In MS office, Spreadsheets are created in Excel.  Most formulas that work in Excel, also work in Sheets.

Here is a simple tutorial of some basic functions, in under 5 minutes.