Google Drive has lengthy allow you to obtain electronic mail and desktop notifications for edits and feedback to your shared Google Docs. Unfortunately, it was an “all or nothing” setting. In different phrases, you might both obtain notifications or not obtain notifications for all paperwork. Recently, Google Docs was up to date as a way to now set notification preferences for particular person paperwork. Watch this short video that I recorded to see how to set individual notifications for your shared Google Documents.
Applications for Education
Long in the past I turned off all notifications for recordsdata in my Google Drive as a result of I might get shortly overwhelmed by all the notifications created from recordsdata that I shared with college students and that they shared with me. That meant I’d sometimes miss an replace to paperwork that I had shared with colleagues. Being in a position to activate notifications for particular person paperwork may very well be an effective way to make it possible for I get notifications for solely a very powerful or time-sensitive paperwork in my account.