Chromebooks are gaining popularity as an inexpensive and easy alternative to a PC or laptop. As with any machine or device, it is important to understand how your Chromebook meets your needs. Here is some basic information about Chromebooks but you can also Google it to learn more.
One of the most significant differences is that a Chromebook uses cloud-based applications and storage rather than running programs and saving files on your computer. If you are using a Chromebook for your course at GSC, you will need to get familiar with how to create and save documents easily that can be printed or uploaded into your course.
The following are resources you may find helpful
- Open, save or delete files This page also includes information on how to change where your files are saved.
- File types and external devices work on Chromebooks?
- Chromebook Help
- Tour of Your Chromebook