This week's Tech Tips for Oconee County Teachers is linked below. Enjoy!
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Did you know you can use voice typing in your Google Doc? To start voice typing in a document:
- Check that your microphone works.
- Open a document in Google Docs with a Chrome browser.
- Click Tools Voice typing. A microphone box appears.
- When you're ready to speak, click the microphone.
- Speak clearly, at a normal volume and pace (see below for more information on using punctuation).
- When you're done, click the microphone again.
- Exclamation point
- Question mark
- New line
- New paragraph
For More tips on Voice Typing, review Google's Help Tips and make the most of your vocal experience with your doc!
Google, It's not even Christmas yet......I feel all tingly inside! This is a game changer for FORMS. Debuting NOV 9 for rapid release is the new “File upload” question type. Your respondents can now upload files from their computer or Drive — all of which are neatly collected for you in a new Drive folder. This feature is only available for G Suite customers in Forms shared within their organization. Does this mean we can finally let go of applications that let you "drop" files in a "box"....hmmmm.
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