Google Chrome Extension: Awesome Drive

Awesome Drive - wow, I have been searching for this WEB2oOL!  This will allow you to function in your Google Drive (up in the clouds) and open MS files (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint) as Word, Excel or PowerPoint! It functions just like OneDrive or DropBox where it opens in that application (Word, Excel or PowerPoint).  Then …

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Google Drive: Create a Shareable Link Between Student and Teacher

Sharing Google Drive files is fairly straight forward; however, there is a caveat for BV users.  You can't share between students and teachers with authentication (require that the user sign in) because students and teachers are in different domains (NET/ORG).  Staff can share with staff, and students can share with students (requiring authentication).  But students …

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Google Drive: Forms New Feature – Collect Files

I have been patiently waiting for this.  Google Forms has added a new feature that allows you to collect documents!  See this help site to learn more: https://sites.google.com/site/scriptsexamples/home/announcements/google-forms-file-upload-feature Caveat for BV users.  You can't share this with your students since they are in a different domain.  Staff can share with staff.  Here is an image that …

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Office Mix: Retiring on May 1, 2018

NOTICE - Microsoft is retiring this service on May 1, 2018.  You can migrate your content with these steps. Here is how to migrate your content: 1.   Go to https://mix.office.com > Sign in > Click “My Mixes” 2.   Click “Migrate” to move your Mixes to Microsoft Stream* or manually download your content as PowerPoint Files (.pptx) 3.   …

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