Several times, Google Calendar told us that it was unable to schedule a meeting from Google Mail—it turns out that our meeting had been scheduled, but we continued to receive this error message. Please note that Google Calendar still carries a beta t
2Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – Create New Calendar
Here Ive created a calendar to hold our eWEEK Print Production dates. To the left you can see that Ive created a personal calendar. Later, I created an Online Production calendar as well. Members of eWEEK could see the Print and Online Production calend
3Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – Create New Calendar Falls Off the Bottom
Adding a person to a calendar creates quite a list. There was no way to select from a pick list of domain members, so I had to recall each person and enter the full e-mail address the first time I added them to a calendar.
4Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – Create New Calendar Remembers Previous Entries
Google Apps remembered my domain members (notice the suggestion in the lower middle of the screen) and suggested a name after just a few keystrokes, thus reducing the amount of effort needed to add people to a calendar.
5Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – Care to See a Map?
Google scanned our message and suggested creating calendar entries or displaying maps, based on the information that Google Mail parsed out of the text. Here you see eWEEKs lab and office location in downtown San Francisco.
6Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – General Settings
Language, keyboard shortcuts, signature and vacation responder-all the basics needed to put a professional touch on Google Mail.
7Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – E-Mail Filter
Google Mail makes it easy to sort important (or unimportant) messages via filters.
8Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – More E-Mail Filters
Here Ive configured less-than-sensitive messages to head straight to Google Mails archive.
9Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – Chat Settings
Chat history and contact options can be configured in the settings box.
10Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – Web Clips
If you squint at the screen titled Care to see a map, you can see a Discovery News clip about a 2,100-year-old melon found. I find this kind of do-dad extremely distracting. So, I turned it off, after making sure that I could add eWEEK conte
11Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – No More Web Clips
Just my mail, please.
12Google Apps Premier Edition Walk-Through – Ziff Davis Expense Report Form
I uploaded our corporate expense template into Google Docs, and our formulas and column settings survived intact. The pie chart shows the breakdown of my first-day expenses for this pretend trip.