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How to Disable Auto Play Video Ads in Google Chrome

I think we’re all familiar with the annoying ads that automatically play video or audio whenever you visit a website. There are a number of great extensions to get rid (…) The post How to Disable Auto Play Video Ads in Google Chrome appeared first on Google Gooru. ..more
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Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools – A BetterCloud Case Study

Based in Orange County, North Carolina, Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools (CHCCS) is a K-12 school district with over 12,000 students across 20 schools, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff. A Multi-Year Move to Google Apps Managing IT across the entire district is Scott Latimore, CHCCS’s Web Architect. Today, Google Apps is an integral part of their technology program, but it hasn’t always been. In 2010, the school district was ..more
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How to Create a Works Cited with Google Docs

If your students are creating research papers in Google Docs, why not show them how to create works cited there too? With the EasyBib Add-on for Google Docs, students can (…) The post How to Create a Works Cited with Google Docs appeared first on Google Gooru. ..more
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Send Bulk Emails Through Gmail With Google Drive

We’ve covered Add-ons for Docs and Sheets in a lot of detail, but I want to go in-depth on one of our absolute favorites. Merge by MailChimp uses the power (…) The post Send Bulk Emails Through Gmail With Google Drive appeared first on Google Gooru. ..more
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3 Ways To Get Support For Google Apps

Google has made a concerted effort to constantly improve support options for Google Apps, and that continues this week with the introduction of chat support. While this is only available (…) The post 3 Ways To Get Support For Google Apps appeared first on Google Gooru. ..more
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Third-Party Apps Auditing & Compliance Out of Beta, Suggested Policies

Launched earlier this year in private beta, today we’re excited to announce that Apps Explorer is available to all FlashPanel Enterprise customers. Many months in the making, this powerful feature provides an added layer of security to Google Apps offerings, extending past the core suite to offer added visibility around third-party applications. The Problem Using their Google credentials, users are able to install and authenticate third-party applications–from scheduling aids to ..more
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White Paper: Key Link Between Satisfaction with Google Apps and Use of Third-party Google Apps Marketplace Solutions

Today, the Cloud Alliance for Google Apps, of which BetterCloud is a founding member, released a white paper in conjunction with research firm Frost & Sullivan. The paper, which adds supporting evidence to a report published by Frost and the Cloud Alliance earlier this year, points to the positive impact Google Apps Marketplace solutions have on the adoption of and overall satisfaction with Google Apps. Access the white paper here ..more
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Spell Check in Google Sheets

When the new version of Google Sheets was introduced, many of us noticed that several features from the old version were not available. Several of those features were slowly introduced, (…) The post Spell Check in Google Sheets appeared first on Google Gooru. ..more
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Must Read Articles for Every IT Professional in the Google Apps Ecosystem [eBook]

Access the free eBook here → Moving to Google Apps can change the way your entire organization operates, whether you’re a large enterprise or small school district. Unfortunately, once the decision to go Google has been made, many IT professionals find a dearth of information and resources around how to train users, roll out new features and devise a strategy to manage and secure their Google Apps domains. To help ..more
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Adjust Color and Add Filters to Images in Google Slides

Google gave you the ability to crop and add borders to images in Slides a few months ago, and now they’re bringing even more customizability. The new ‘Image options’ button (…) The post Adjust Color and Add Filters to Images in Google Slides appeared first on Google Gooru. ..more
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5 Tips on Using Google Apps for Meetings

As technology continues to change how we work, one of the main holdovers refuses to go away. While meetings undoubtably serve a very important purpose, many people find themselves wasting (…) The post 5 Tips on Using Google Apps for Meetings appeared first on Google Gooru. ..more
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12 Google Apps Updates You Might Have Missed During September

September was one of the busiest months in recent memory in terms of Google Apps updates, with one of our favorite tools (Forms) receiving a huge overhaul. Plenty of other (…) The post 12 Google Apps Updates You Might Have Missed During September appeared first on Google Gooru. ..more
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