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How to Change Language in Google Chrome?

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Google Chrome is, without doubt, one of the most popular Internet browsers of the world, isn’t it?

And it didn’t get to be that way by being average, instead, it has a plethora of advanced settings and options for you, probably that’s why you’re searching for a solution to How to change the language in Google Chrome?

That’s exactly what I’d be discussing in this piece, and in addition to that, you might get lucky and find some other nifty tricks and tweaks in the final sections.

Basically, “The World is turning into a village”. That I’m saying in regards to the eradication of a “Global distance” based on language.

You can find people speaking any kind of language, from any country right on your computer screens, in forums or maybe on your Facebook profiles.

That’s the reason why Google took this step forward to integrating almost a hundred different languages to Google Chrome.

So without beating around the bush let’s get down to business.

How to Change Language in Google Chrome?

In order to change the language in Google Chrome, you don’t need any special permissions or skills, in fact, Chrome has made it pretty simple and straightforward.

Here’s a glimpse of some of the languages you should expect to find with Google Chrome:-

Afrikaans
Amharic
Bulgarian
Catalan
Chinese (Hong Kong)
Chinese (PRC)
Chinese (Taiwan)
Croatian
Czech
Danish
Dutch
English (AU)
English (UK)
English (US)
Estonian
Filipino
Finnish
French (Canada)
French (France)
German
Greek
Hindi
Hungarian
Indonesian
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Latvian
Lithuanian
Malay
Norwegian
Polish
Portuguese (Brazil)
Portuguese (Portugal)
Romanian
Russian
Serbian
Slovak
Slovenian
Spanish (Latin America)
Spanish (Spain)
Swahili
Swedish
Thai
Turkish
Ukrainian
Zulu

Click on the three dots on the top-right corner of your Google Chrome screen.

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Now select “Settings”. This should take you to the Google Chrome settings page.

On the next screen, scroll down a bit till you see “Advanced settings” and click on it.

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Then scroll further down and find the “language settings” tab.

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A popup would show itself. Click on the “Add” button.

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Another sub-popup would come up, with a list of all the languages that Google Chrome supports. Just select the language you want to add to Google chrome and click Add.

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Once that’s done, just click on “Done” and your mission is accomplished!

You just successfully changed languages to your Google Chrome browser. Now just select any language from this list you want to use and it will be set as your default language.

Why Change Language in Google Chrome?

So now that you know the answer to your question, let me take just a moment to ponder over the “why” of this question. Because, without knowing “why” you’re doing something the “how” doesn’t really count, does it?

There might be a hundred different reasons why you might want to change your Google Chrome language.

The most common reason being, if you’re a non-English speaker, you’d want to use a more native language. Something like Chinese, or Hindi or maybe Spanish?

Chrome supports almost all the commonly spoken languages across the globe, so that’s one less problem to worry about.

Or maybe you visit a lot of pages in other languages and you might not want to translate the pages over and over again.

The other reason is my own personal favorite, and a bit “not so mainstream”. I change languages in my Google Chrome to learn new languages.

Well it sure as hell is a mess at first, but once you scan the pages in English, the next time you refresh the page in some other language, you sure do get a vague idea of what the words mean.

It doesn’t make me a fluent speaker or even lets me understand the language completely, but it’s just a little something I like doing.

Other Google Chrome Tips Worth Mentioning:-

Now that you’re here, why not let you in on a little something you might find interesting?

Jumpy Fox Game on Chrome:

That definitely isn’t the “official” name of the game, but that’s the best I could come up with. There’s this inbuilt game with Google Chrome you can play on the “No Internet Connection” page.

Meaning, whenever your internet isn’t cooperating and your webpage isn’t opening, you can hit it up.

And the process is fairly simple. Whenever you’re on a webpage that couldn’t be displayed due to bad internet connection, just hit any “arrow key” on your keyboard and the game would start.

It’s not something like the FarCry maybe, but it kills time till your internet comes back for sure.

Wrapping it Up:-

So that was all I had for this How to change the language in Google Chrome guide folks. Hope this piece helped.

If it did, I’d love to get your feedback in the comments section. Not to mention that if you’ve got any other methods or ways to change the language in Google Chrome, we would love if you do not keep it to yourselves and instead share it with us.

Because obviously, Chrome being the “better” browser, might have some other shortcuts, or maybe better alternatives to changing language than using the default settings option.

Or if you got stuck at any step, are confused or have a query, even then feel free to use the comment box. I’ll try to help you out to the best scope of my knowledge.

And finally, I wouldn’t mind if you decide to hit the share button and share this piece with your folks. They might find exactly what they were looking for.

Evan Derek is the Founder and Chief SEO Analyst @ VebbLabbs. Specialising in Affiliate Marketing and helping newcomers to make it a stable profession in the online world, he boasts 6+ years of experience in the industry. 19 year has he spent on this planet successfully, and plans on spending at least 50 more! He is a frequent readers and a follower on WordPress blogs like: WordPress Templater

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  1. Pronob

    February 19, 2017 at 3:22 pm

    Good Post.I was searching for this.Thanks.

    • Evan Derek

      February 21, 2017 at 8:05 am

      Glad you liked it Pronob 🙂

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How to Speed up the Start up Process for Windows 7?

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Microsoft Windows is undoubtedly the most popular ever operating system for desktop PCs. Though new Windows 8 is out since a year or so, there are plenty of people who still use Windows 7 OS. Electronics, Computing, Communication and Information technology are the fields that change rapidly over the span of time. User has just adjusted to a system and he/she will have a new update in the same segment. There are two aspects to this phenomenon and requires another post to give justice.  If you are one of those users who still have Windows 7, you may have noted a fact that it takes a bit long to start up. Sometime it may irritate you. But nothing to worry, here we are once again to help you with proven tricks along with screenshots.

I personally believe that Windows is a system that has plenty of hidden features may be due to the reason that Microsoft provides higher privilege to their users as compared to other Operating system developers.  So using those hidden tricks here we are with a tutorial How to Speed up the Start up process for windows 7? Tired of using Windows 7? Upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 8 using the Dual-boot method.

Procedure:

Caution:

If you are editing registry don’t mistype anything, otherwise, it may cost you in form of crashed window. So perform this operation with optimum concentration and confidence too!

Steps:

Find run option in your windows. If you can’t find it try this… Windows key + R

After that you will find a box titled Run, and space with a writing curser

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Type “Regedit” or “Regedit.exe”

Click Ok or Press Enter

A window titled User Account Control (UAC) will appear. Click yes on this window.

Now you will find a registry window.

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  • On the left side of the Window, locate the key “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMCurrentControlSetControlSessionManagerMemoryManagement PrefetchParameters.”
  • In the right pane, double-click EnablePrefetcher.
  • Change the value to 2 and click Ok.
  • In the right pane, double-click EnableSuperfetch,
  • Change the value to 2 and click Ok.
  • After done with all these settings close the Registry.
  • Restart your system in order to configure the changes.

So here you are with your Windows 7 which really start up faster. Feel free to suggest us or review our tutorial. We are open enough to criticism also. If you don’t know how to boot the computer in Safe mode, you should see that.

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How to use BitLocker to Encrypt your Files

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Locker means a safe place where you can put your personal or important things hiding from others. We all have some things which we don’t want to share with others same as in the computer you have any important data that you want to hide from the outside world. For that, there are many software available over the web and as well as well-known by you so no need to describe it.

But if you want to lock your Hard Drive partitions without any software then? In that case, Microsoft has provided one wonderful tool known as “BitLocker” in Windows Vista, 7 and 8 for encrypting your entire Hard Drive partitions. Using BitLocker you can lock any volume on the computer even the one you boot from. But a question arises in your mind that How to use it, right? So, I will show you two different modes to use BitLocker on your computer. If you wanted to Defrag the Hard Drive, you should see that.

1. “How to use BitLocker on a normal/data volume”

2. “How to use BitLocker on Boot volume”

Let’s see the first mode:

1. How to use BitLocker on a normal/data volume?

A simple way to enable BitLocker – right click on any volume and select “Turn BitLocker on” to start the locking process. After clicking a window will pop-up (as shown in the figure below) asking to enter a password to use with the drive – you will also ask to say a copy of the recovery key somewhere at safe place and then it will begin encrypting your drive.

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By this method you can lock all the drives on your computer except “C:/ drive” or “Boot partition”.

Now, the second mode:

2. How to use BitLocker on Boot volume

Yes, it is true that you can encrypt the main operating system drive, but this has some special requirements since the drive has to be unlocked before boot. First of all this requires that Windows has a seperate boot partition that isn’t encrypted; in case if you don’t have then create a separate boot partition. The second requirement is that your system include a TPM (Trusted Platform Module).

If you try to encrypt your boot volume without satisfying the above to requirement then it will give an error as shown in the figure below.

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So, in that case you will need to configure your system to use BitLocker with a TPM. Here is how you can do that.

  • Press [win + r] and type “gpedit.msc” in it and press enter to launch the Local Group Policy Editor

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  • Now, browse to – “Computer Configuration > Administrator Templates > Windows Components > BitLocker Frive Encryption > Operating System Drives
  • In the right panel. double click the setting “Require additional authentication at startup” and select “Enabled”
  • In that please check the below options that “Allow BitLocker without a compatible TPM…” is checked.

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  • Then, Click Ok – you are done.

Now you will able to start the BitLocker process on your system drive, and will have the option to either enter a password on startup or insert a USB drive to boot.

If you have any problem regarding “BitLocker” then put your comments below so that I can surely help you to get rid out of your problem. Hope this guide helped you to understand how to use BitLocker.

PC taking more startup time? Change the Startup program to boost the startup process in windows 7.

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How To Turn Off Google Voice Search?

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It’s been a while Google became a phenomenal internet giant. Every netizen makes use of at least one service of Google. I know the search engine comes at first in the list.

There is an amazingly useful feature integrated with the search engine and Google app that’s voice search. I have just started using it regularly for a couple of days. I found it’s worth it when I have to get a quick answer (like for the question ‘who was the 11th PM of India’).

But you may be a person who doesn’t like to use Google voice search. So today I am going to share a way using which you can turn off Google voice search.

See Also: How to Use Google Voice Commands

How to Turn Off Google Voice Search?

Sometimes, you may find this feature unwanted. I have seen some forum posts that said some guys are facing accidental Google Voice launch without even doing it. In such a scenario you have no options left other than to turn off the feature.

I broke down this tutorial into two parts. The first section deals with turning off voice search on Android app while the second one on Google Chrome desktop browser. To be frank, you have no options to turn off Google voice search.

What can be done is, turning off OK Google hot word.

Disable OK Google Hot Word on Android

To disable Google Voice search on Android without removing the Google app, it is recommended to turn off OK Google hot word. Read on further to know how to disable Google Voice.

Step 1: Grab your Android phone and open the Google app. You can find the app among another app. If you have the Google voice search option and can’t find the app, you should consult with an ophthalmologist ;).

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Step 2: You can see the app window like the image given below. Tap the three stripes button on the top left portion of the screen. You will get the Google menu.

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Select Settings from there.

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Step 3: At this stage, you will be provided with half a dozen of options. Touch on Voice from there. It is the menu we have to access to make a change in any of the Google voice search settings.

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Step 4: There, you can see the second option that says “OK Google” detection. Tap on the same.

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Step 5: Look at the first two options, From the Google app and From any screen. If you need the Voice search option only when the Google app is opened, you can turn the first option on. Or your preference is launching Google voice search on any screen with the hot word, choose the second one.

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If you are in search of how to remove Google voice, you can turn off both the options.

Alternative way

Are you the one who never uses Google app? Then, you can bravely go on with this process. Here, what we are going to do is, disabling the Google app completely.

Proceed to the steps given below to understand how to disable Google voice search with the complete removal of the app.

See Also: How to Do a Google Reverse Image Search on Phone?

Step 1: Go to Settings on your Android phone. As you already know, this is the toolbox of an Android user to alter the visible configurations of the phone.

Step 2: Scroll down to bottom until you see the Apps menu. Then touch on the same to get a list of Applications.

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Step 3: Look for the one, which says Google App. On touching the same, you will get three options on top. Tap on the third one (Disable) to remove the app completely.

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Step 4: You may be asked to confirm the selection by choosing OK. Do it and proceed with the process.

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That’s all. You have successfully disabled Google app. So, the voice search ghost will never conquer your phone ever.

If you want to sustain the app, choose the first process I have explained and disable the OK Google hot word.

How to Disable OK Google Hot Word on Chrome Browser

See Also: How to Make a Google Doc?

If you face the voice search issues on Chrome browser, you can disable the feature. It is very annoying to see the voice search gets often opened while we browse seriously. But remember, Google voice search is an amazing feature that lets you search the web and find answers for your questions without using keyboard, mouse or the touch screen of your smartphone.

Follow the steps given below to know how you can turn off voice Google search.

Step 1: Open the Google Chrome browser on your computer or laptop. You can get the Chrome menu by clicking on the three stripes button on the top- right corner.

Step 2: A number of options will be displayed. But for every action that modifies Chrome settings, you have to access Settings from the Chrome menu.

Step 3: You will see a screen like the image given below. Click Show Advanced Settings to get more options within the page.

Step 4: You can see a heading, Search under which a checkbox is displayed saying “Enable OK Google to Start Voice Search”. If this option is turned on, uncheck without any hesitation.

That’s all. You have turned off the OK Google hot word that often disturbs you by opening Google voice search. I think you got a clear idea about how to deactivate voice Google search.

Wrapping Up

I have come up with this post after seeing many queries on how to disable Google voice search on Google’s support page. Someone said that he took about a couple of hours to find the solution for accidental opening of voice search.

If you are a person, who is irritated with this unwanted opening of Google voice search, I hope this post can help you the best. Use the comment section down below in case you encounter with any problem or doubt regarding this article.

Share this post with your friends and make us reach more eyeballs.

That’s all for now. And, wait for the next post to reduce your headache by overcoming another haunting tech problem.

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How To Download Safari for Windows?

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We know many web browsers. Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer and finally Microsoft Edge. Then, what on the earth this Safari can do??

Every browser has something unique to it. Even the IE has its own benefit. And you know what? Still many people prefer Internet Explorer over other browsers.

Likewise, there are tens of thousands of people using Safari over other browsers. Why they do this??

I will give you some of the incredible features of Safari at the end of this article.

So, now let me tell you how to download Safari for Windows.

How to Download Safari for Windows?

See Also: How to Turn on Bluetooth in Windows 10

As we all know, Safari is an Apple product. Apple is very protective of their product. That is the case of Safari too. No official methods are available to download Safari for Windows.

Here, I am sharing some unofficial ways to get Safari to your Windows computer.

Method 1: Use Filehippo

Filehippo is a freeware sharing website. You can download tons of freeware and demo software from Filehippo.

#1. Click here to visit Filehippo (or, enter filehippo.com into the address bar of the browser).

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#2. On the top right portion, you can see a search field. Just type Safari for Windows in it. And, hit Enter or click on the magnifying lens icon to the right of the field.

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#3. You will get a list of results. As you can clearly see in the image, Safari is shown as the second result. Click on it.

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#4. On the next page, a greenish download button will be provided indicating the file size. Click there.

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#5. You will see a page like the above image (see background). After a few moments, the file will be started downloading. (I am using Internet Download Manager. That’s why I got an additional dialogue box).

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#6. The download process will take some time according to your internet speed. When the downloading gets completed, open the set- up file (the one you have just installed) and proceed with the installation.

Hey, congrats. Mission accomplished. You can now use Safari on your Windows machine now.

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Method 2: Use Softpedia

Softpedia is a similar to Filehippo. It is also used to download free Windows, Mac, and Linux Software.

Step 1: Click here to visit Softpedia.

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Step 2: On the homepage, you can see a search form just below the logo and navigation bar. Click on it and enter Safari for Windows. Then, press enter.

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Step 3: I got Safari as the first result (check image). Click on Safari.

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Step 4: Click on Download Now from the upcoming page.

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Step 5: You will be asked to choose a mirror. Here, I got only one mirror. If you too get the same, click on it.

Step 6: The download process will be started in seconds. When the task is completed, proceed with the installation.

That’s all. Now you know how to download Safari for Windows.

Features of Safari Browser

See Also: How to Speed Up Windows 7 Performance

Safari web browser was first released in 2003 with Panther version of Mac OS X. Since then, Safari is the default web browser in Mac.

A mobile version is also available for iOS devices. I already told you that no official downloading methods are available for Windows version of Safari.

Then, what you get from Filehippo and Softpedia are illegal??

Not at all. Apple made Safari for Windows in 2007, and it was available on the official site until 2012. Then, Apple decided to discontinue the Windows version.

The following are some of the remarkable features of Safari web browser.

#1. Elegant User Interface

The UI of Apple products allures everyone. Safari web browser is not an exception. Its minimal interface helps you focus on the web content rather than on the browser itself.

#2. Easy Bookmarks

We all know the use of bookmarks. The greater the number of bookmarks, the clumsier bookmarks menu becomes. But Safari makes it easy and organized.

#3. Snapback Button

Every one of us makes use of search bar in browsers. What if you want to land on the search results page by a single click even though you are pages away from it? Snapback button on Safari helps you to do the same.

#4. Resizable Text Fields

Not every website allows you to resize the text fields. But if you use Safari, you can resize any text area even though the site does not permit it.

Wrapping Up

I have provided you two easy ways to download Safari for Windows. It’s so easy that a primary school student can do this.

I hope you have grabbed something helpful from this article. Share it with your peeps so that this would benefit to them too.

Chances are less for you to have any doubt regarding the Safari download for Windows. In case of an issue, the comment section is waiting for you. Let’s talk there.

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How to Create a Google Doc in 3 Easy Steps

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Google provides efficient tools to create and share documents, ultimately resulting in easy going office stuff. Be it a spreadsheet, a document, a form or a slide.
Google docs is primarily a web-based application bridged with Google drive service. Google docs, Google sheets, Google slides and Google forms being the part of the entire suite. It facilitates the user to create, edit and share the documents online while having an alliance with others that too in real time.

Wikipedia defines Google Docs as Google’s “Software as a service” office suite. Google Docs also lets the user to export the document in the desired file format in his/her own local system.

Google Docs is one of its kind of cloud computing document-sharing services. Though it is free for individuals but it takes a charge starting from $5/month from the business enterprises.

See Also: How to Use Google Plus for Business?

Here are some fast facts about this online office suite:

Google Documents: We can put in a maximum of  1,024,000 characters in a Google Document.
Google Spreadsheet: Spreadsheets can have a maximum of 2 million cells.
Google Slides: The utmost size of Google Slides can go up to 50 MB, which is approximately about 200 slides.

 

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How to create a Google Doc?

See Also: How to Create a Google Form?

Well, let’s now get down to the nitty-gritty of it! To make it easier for us we are going to break this article into three major portions with each one detailing out one form of how to make a google doc from the actual docs to spreadsheets and even forms!

#1. How to Make a Google Doc via a Web Browser?

Step #1: Go to this link and click on “Go to Google Docs“. Then sign in with your Google account.

Step #2: After you log in you will be redirected to a web page. Select the type of document you want. you can select from various variants like Resume, Letter, Report, Newsletter and many more.

Now, type in the desired content.
Step #3: Share the doc by clicking on the share button positioned at the extreme right corner.

You can share it via mail or you can also get a shareable link to share it through different channels and whoa,  you are done with it!

Now that you know how to create a google doc, we will begin with the next part of our tutorial!

#2. How to create a spreadsheet and share it in 3 easy steps?

Step #1: Go to this link and click on “Go to Google Sheets”. After that log in with your Google account.

Step #2: Select the type of sheet you want. you can select from various options like to-do list, annual budget, monthly budget and many more.

Enter the data in the selected document page.

Step #3: Share your sheet by clicking the share option positioned at the extreme right place of the web page. Do not forget to give it a title before sharing.

Share your sheet anywhere just by forwarding the link provided. Google also facilitates the user with a facility to share it via mail. Click on done and you are actually done with it.

We are confident that you must know how to use a spreadsheet, and won’t be needing any help with that! With the knowledge of how to do a spreadsheet in our pockets, we move on to the final tutorial in this 3 part series.

Yes, this is about how to make Google Forms! Starting it up is very easy indeed, in fact, we use the same process as we did when we showed you how to how to start a google doc earlier in the article!

#3. How to create a Google form and share it in 3 easy steps?

Step #1: Follow this link, click on “Go to Google Forms” and log in to your Google account.

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Step #2: Click on the “+” sign positioned at the extreme bottom corner of the web page. you will be redirected to a web page where you will be asked to fill in your desired things which you need to put in your form.

Step #3: Click on the send form button in order to share it.

Likewise others you can also share it via mail or a shareable link or you can also share link to various social media channels like Google +, Facebook, Twitter. Click done in order to complete the process.
The responses corresponding to your Google form will be stored in your Google drive space.

So, this brings the end of this tutorial. We started off with one simple question .”How to create a google doc?” and wound up learning about two other wonderful services provided by Google’s Office Suite!

Kindly share if you find this post worthy of it and if you have any query regarding Google Docs and it’s functioning, feel free to share it with us via comments and we will try our level best to solve your query. For more interesting articles on Google Chrome feel free to check out this link!

Keep visiting and thank you for giving it a read.

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