Google announced its Sheets app for Android and iOS devices had been updatedwith a couple of new features and improvements.
Some of the changes are available on both platforms,while others are exclusive to
one of them.
One of the most important new features is the ability to rotate text, which allows users to fit long header names into thin columns or fit more text on a single screen. The new
option is available in Sheets by heading to Format / Text
Also, the latest update introduces accounting number
formats, which enables Sheets users to read budgets,
expense reports, as well as other spreadsheets featuring
monetary amounts much easier. You can access this feature
from within the app at Format / Number / Accounting.
Google also confirmed support for using a mouse with the
Sheets for Android has been implemented too, as well as the
ability to view and select existing custom colors in the app.
iOS users got some love too, as Google added the ability to
drag and drop rows and columns in the Sheets for the iOS
app. This feature is available for Android users as well.
Furthermore, formatting suggestions in Explore are now
available for Sheets users on iOS devices.
Last but not least, the new update allows Sheets users to
choose from more border styles, including various thickness
and double borders.