Switching to Sheets from Microsoft Excel
Overview: Differences between Sheets and Excel
Now that you've switched from Microsoft® Excel® to G Suite, learn how to use Google Sheets as your new spreadsheet program.
What you need:
|In Microsoft Excel...||In Google Sheets...|
|Collaboration only in Excel Online||Collaborate in real-time from Sheets|
|Share using email||Share directly from Sheets or by email|
|Save using the File menu||Save automatically to Drive|
|Add multiple tabs to a spreadsheet||Add multiple sheets to a spreadsheet|
|Manage versions with version control (Excel
|Manage versions with version history|
|Add formulas and use Formula AutoComplete
|Add formulas and use formula suggestions that appear as you enter text|
|Record macros or use VBA||Record macros or use Google Apps Script|
|Create filters||Create filters and filter views|
|Create pivot tables manually||Create pivot tables manually or automatically with Explore|
|Create charts manually||Create charts manually or automatically with Explore|
|See recent activity||See the activity dashboard|
|Create notifications using conditional
|Create notification rules|
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