Sometimes you get to a point in your Google Sheets career where the vast array of tools that Google Sheets is not quite enough. Maybe you want to shortcut a process but don’t have time to learn or write Google Apps Script to do it.
Well, the good news is that there is a huge community of developers who have provided a huge amount of added extras to your Google Sheets all with the help of add-ons.
To learn about the Google Sheets Add-on marketplace and how to add, manage and remove your add-on check out the video below.
00:16 What are add-ons
00:53 Accessing the add-on marketplace
01:07 Searching for add-ons
01:38 Learn about he add-on
02:20 Installing the add-on
02:38 About authorisation
03:33 Accessing the example Add-on for the first time
04:16 Getting Help for the add-on
04:39 Run the example add-on
05:48 Managing add-ons
06:27 Uninstalling the add-on
If you enjoy the videos and want to learn more about how to use Google Sheets, check out the Youtube Playlist:
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As a teacher and new user of Google Apps scripts I would like to understand the advantages of making a set of scripts: bound, an add-on, published, a library, etc. I am not interested in marketing my work to others; only with sharing within my organization.