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How to use Google Sheets

Google Sheets is an online spreadsheet app that lets you create and format spreadsheets and work with other people.

Step 1: Create a spreadsheet

To create a new spreadsheet:

  1. Open the Sheets home screen at
  2. In the top right, under "Start a new spreadsheet," click New Add. This will create and open your new spreadsheet.

You can also create new spreadsheets from the URL

Step 2: Edit and format a spreadsheet

You can add, edit, or format text, numbers, or formulas in a spreadsheet.

Step 3: Share & work with others

You can share files and folders with people and choose whether they can view, edit, or comment on them.

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