Sunday, March 3, 2013

yogi_Insert An Image In A Spreadsheet Cell Where The Image To Be Inserted Is Stored In Google Drive


                                          Google Spreadsheet   Post  #1065
Yogi Anand, D.Eng, P.E.      ANAND Enterprises LLC -- Rochester Hills MI     www.energyefficientbuild.com.    Mar 3, 2013
user Beeza Geeza -- question by cmonster42  :(http://productforums.google.com/forum/?zx=hnfk0dbxo9h7#!category-topic/docs/spreadsheets/9hDgKFKPP-I)
How do I insert an image from Google Drive into a spreadsheet cell?
I agree. This is a pretty basic-seeming feature that should exist. Otherwise, why am I storing images in drive?
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What I have found is that even if the image to be inserted is stored in Google Drive, we still need to fetch its URL -- I do that by opening the file with Google Docs and then reading the image URL -- in the following illustration I have presented the essential steps for the task