100 Important Google Drive Tips for Teachers and Students

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Google Drive  provides a streamlined, collaborative solution to writing papers, organizing presentations and putting together spreadsheets and reports. But besides the basic features, there are lots of little tricks and hacks you can use to make your Google Docs experience even more productive. Here are 100 great tips for using the documents, presentations and spreadsheets in Google Docs.

Keyboard Shortcuts
Navigate your documents and screen a lot faster when you use these keyboard shortcuts for formatting and more.
  • Ctrl+Home: Get back to the top of your doc.
  • Ctrl+B: Bold.
  • Ctrl+E: Center alignment
  • Ctrl+L: Back to left alignment.
  • Ctrl+M: Insert comment.
  • Ctrl+H: Replace.
  • Ctrl+End: Go to last cell in data region.
  • Ctrl+Home: Go to first cell in data region.
  • Shift+spacebar: Select entire row.
  • Ctrl+Z: Undo.
  • Ctrl+Y: Redo.
  • Ctrl+spacebar: Select entire column.
  • Ctrl+J: Full justify.
  • Ctrl+Shift+L: Bulleted list.
  • Ctrl+Shift+Space: Insert non-breaking space.
  • Page Down: Move down one screen.
  • Ctrl+K: Inset link.
  • Ctrl+Shift+F: Full screen.
  • Page Up: Move up one screen.
  • Ctrl+Space: Remove formatting.
  • Ctrl+: Heading style 1. Change the "1" to any number 1-6 and get the corresponding header.