New ‘Outline’ Tool Speeds Up Google Docs Navigation
A recent IT World article has highlighted how the
introduction of a new tool by Google could make life easier for those trying to navigate their way
through a lengthy document in Google docs on the Web with a tablet and on
The Outline Tool
One of the challenges for
those of us who use Google’s online collaborative word processor ‘Google Docs’ is that navigation
through documents, particularly lengthy ones, can be a slow process if its just a case of only
being able to scroll through to find a specific section.
‘Handle’ For Android Phone
For those using an Android phone or tablet to navigate their
Google Docs document the Outline tool will display a small semi-circle-shaped navigation handle on
the screen which allows you to move quickly between the various sections without having to rely
on the normal ‘swiping’ means of navigation.
How To Access The New
To load the new Outline Tool when using Google Docs click on Tools > Document Outline while in Docs on your computer or, if using Android select Document outline from the overflow menu.
What Does This Mean For Your Business?
those of us who need to store, share and collaborate on documents via the trusted Google Docs
system this can only make life easier by saving time and reducing frustration and