Editing document text in Google Docs 2022

Google Docs 2022    |    Beginner
  • 10 videos | 36m 13s
  • Includes Assessment
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Google Docs can be used to create any number of written materials, from websites to pamphlets and everything in between. In order to be productive in Docs, it is essential to be proficient in the text editing aspect of the web application. In this course, you will learn all of the fundamental ways to work with text. You will discover different methods of inserting text, whether by manually typing, using the different clipboard tools like copy and paste, or using special input methods like the virtual keyboard. In addition, this course covers text-related tools to allow you to insert symbols and equations, find and replace words and phrases in your document, and undo or redo actions like typing.


  • Discover the key concepts covered in the editing documents in docs 2022 course
    Insert, select, and delete text
    Copy and paste text in documents
    Moving text manually and with cut and paste
    Insert special characters and emojis
  • Use the equation toolbar
    Find and replace text
    Use undo and redo commands
    Use handwriting and virtual keyboard input tools
    Use voice typing and voice commands


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    This video outlines the key content covered in the Editing documents in Docs 2022 course, including copying and pasting text, inserting special characters, and using special text input methods. FREE ACCESS
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    Before you begin producing documents in Google Docs, it is important to know how to add and remove text in your document. This video will teach you how to insert and delete text. In addition, you will discover different ways to position your text cursor and efficiently select text. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Copying & pasting text
    3m 26s
    The copy tool can help you edit text more efficiently by allowing you to copy text from the same document, another document, or any other source such as a website. Using paste, you can insert the copied text into the desired location of your document. See how to use these essential clipboard tools in this video. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Moving text
    4m 50s
    In Google Docs, there are two basic ways to move text within your document: cut and paste, and drag and drop. In this video, you will see how to manually move text, one word, paragraph, or section at a time. You will also discover how to cut a selection of text and paste it into a new location. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Inserting special characters & emojis
    4m 27s
    In Google Docs, you can insert a wide variety of special characters into your document, including arrows, emojis, foreign language characters, and much more. In this video, you will learn how to add symbols in Docs by browsing, searching, and even drawing the character you are looking for. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Inserting equations
    3m 38s
    Some users of Google Docs may need to insert mathematical equations, symbols, and formulas into their documents. The web application's equation toolbar allows you to do just that. In this video you will learn about the equation toolbar and the different categories of symbols, so you can get started entering and editing equations. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Using the find & replace function
    3m 47s
    Find and replace are tools that will allow you to find a specific word, phrase, or string of characters in a document, then substitute it for something else. This can help you save time editing and reviewing. Discover how to use these tools effectively and refine your text search in this video. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Correcting text with undo & redo
    3m 39s
    If you have ever accidentally typed text or used any other command or action by mistake, Google Docs allows you to undo that action. If you change your mind, you can redo the action as well. In this video, you will learn how to use these tools to help you increase your accuracy and productivity in Google Docs. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Using text input tools
    4m 50s
    In addition to typing, you can also use handwriting input, which is particularly useful for people with tablets and other drawing tools. In addition, the onscreen keyboard will allow you to input and delete characters and spaces with the click of your mouse. Discover how to use these special input tools to insert text in this video. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Inserting text with voice input
    3m 3s
    In addition to typing your text, Google Docs also allows you to dictate your text using voice typing. This feature can be used not only to insert words and punctuation into your document, but to perform actions such as selecting or deleting text as well. In this video, find out how to use voice typing and voice commands. FREE ACCESS


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