Welcome to the members section of App Maker University!
Below you will find a wide array of training videos that will help you master Google App Maker.
Learn how to add Page Popups and create amazing new ways to quickly customize your apps. Now things like creating slide in side navigation and confirmation dialogs is as easy as creating a new page and best of all, no coding required. In this video we are going in depth and reviewing everything you need to know to get started with Page Popups in Google App Maker. Walk though: https://youtu.be/z0nZ-cwzrzE
TOTALS FOR DRIVE TABLES
Learn how you can work with numbers in App Maker and add dynamic calculations
TOTALLY LIVE AND UNSCRIPTED
Watch as we build an App in front of a live audience.
SERVICE DESK APP FULL BUILD
We go through every step in creating this Service Desk app which you could very easily be using in your domain within an hour. Template available in the templates section below.
PRESENTING GOOGLE’S NEW APP MAKER
In this webinar, cohosted by James Ferreira of App Maker University, we’ll be presenting Google’s latest product, App Maker. The new solution, currently in beta, transforms and simplifies the process of integrating vital apps/processes without the need for heavy duty development work.
THE BASIC TOUR
For all you beginners, let’s take a short look at the different parts of the App Maker UI.
App Maker University takes the stage at Google Next 2017
GETTING USER SPREADSHEET DATA INTO GOOGLE APP MAKER
Does your app need to import spreadsheet data from users? Do you want to be able to also import Excel files? Then this video will show you how in just one command. No need to write any code!
DRAG AND DROP
Unleash the power of App Maker with custom scripting. In this video we will review at an app that uses jQuery UI to add Drag and Drop functionality.
AMU LIBRARY .DELETE
This method makes deleting multiple records a snap with just one comand. Also works for selectively deleting record sets.
AMU LIBRARY .AUTOID
Easily add sequential numbers to your Drive Tables.
Learn how to build dropdowns from the data you have in other datasources to give your apps the dynamic elements they need to be awesome.
PAGES AND DIALOGS
Apps need multiple views and popup dialogs. In this tutorial you will learn how to set up page navigation in App Maker and work with Dialogs. We are building a fully working app in this tutorial and there will be a bunch of hidden tips to learn along the way.
After you have entered your data using App Maker’s data binding you may now want to make some calculations and display those to the user. Calculated Models allow you to run powerful queries and calculations and even bring in data from other sources. This tutorial will walk you all the way through building a Fruit rating app complete with a calculated pie chart.
ACCESSING SPREADSHEET DATA
App Maker is built for the enterprise and one thing every business has are spreadsheets. Lots and lots of spreadsheets. In this tutorial you will learn how to connect App maker to a spreadsheet and create a graph from the data.
ADDING A CLOUD SQL DB
App Maker’s Drive DB is great for most tasks but often you will find yourself in a situation where you need to connect to an existing DB or build multiple apps off the same data set. In this tutorial learn how to connect Google Cloud SQL to App Maker.
Binding Transformers are App Maker’s way of changing how your data looks to the user. For example the data in the DB is formatted as a decimal but in the UI you want Dollars. This video shows you how.
STYLES IN APP MAKER
App Maker comes with Google Material Design built in so you can make awesome apps right out of the box. Pretty soon however you are going to really want to make your app reflect the colors and style of your business. This tutorial will show the way to unlocking the secrets of App Maker styles.
MANAGING DATES AND TIMEZONES IN GOOGLE APP MAKER
Working with dates in a web app becomes much more challenging once you introduce timezones. Adding to the challenge, Google has decided to make all dates be in Pacific time. This poses some interesting issues such as timestamps not in your time and the Date Picker saving the day before the one you picked. Don’t worry, we have the solutions in this video to help you master App Maker Dates and keep you building awesome apps for your business.
This quick tutorial will have you running your first App Maker app in only 5 minutes. If you have never opened App Maker then this is the place to start. In this video your will learn the Basics of the UI and build a working data driven web app.
APP MAKER, A SPREADSHEET REPLACEMENT?
In this live webinar we talk about why Spreadsheets are often the wrong choice for businesses and how App Maker creates a better system and experience.
INTRODUCING THE AMU LIBRARY
Making it even faster and easier to build apps by eliminating the need to write code for common activities.
In this video we will build a real working app that lets you browse the domain directory.
DRIVE PICKER WIDGET
Learn how the Drive Picker works and use it in a file upload list which you can incorporate into your document approval and workflow apps.
We use Search boxes to help filter data in App Maker. This video shows you how to use the widget to filter a single field from the data source.
USER PICKER WIDGET
The User Picker Widget pulls a data card from the domain Directory so you know you found the correct person every time.
STAR RATING WIDGET
The Star Rating Widget gives us an easy way to collect data without using numbers. This is how you set it up.
This series focuses on the small details where a few minutes of training can save you hours of head scratching.
QUICKLY ADD TO SIMPLE LIST
We use lists all over our apps and in this video we show you one of the quickest ways to add values to the list without ever leaving the page.
HIDE/SHOW INVISIBILITY TYPE
Be a super hero with Invisibility Type. This video will show you how to clean up your UI and use the new Visible settings in App Maker
Learn how to create filters for the data in your App Maker Tables. This is an essential skill that you will be using in all your apps.