Google Apps Script

Do more. With Google.

With Apps Script, you can create add-ons for Google Sheets, Docs, or Forms,
automate your workflow, integrate with external APIs, and more.

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Add-on for
Google Docs

NEW! Create a Docs add-on that transforms selected text into other languages with Google Translate.

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Macros, menus, and
custom functions

Tailor spreadsheet functions to your needs and build reports with a custom menu in Google Sheets.

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Managing responses
for Google Forms

Email Calendar invites and a personalized Google Doc to every user who responds to a form.

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Build an add-on for Google Sheets, Docs, or Forms

NEW! Apps Script makes it easy to create and publish add-ons in an online store for Google Sheets and Docs.
(The add-on store for Forms is coming soon.) There’s no better way to distribute scripts to large number of users, whether you want to ship your code to the whole world or keep it private to the users in your Google Apps domain.

11 Google apps, 1 platform in the cloud

Increase the power of your favorite Google apps — like Calendar, Docs, Drive, Gmail, and Sheets.
Apps Script lets you do more with Google. All on a JavaScript platform in the cloud.

A living, breathing platform (well, metaphorically)

We add new features to Apps Script almost every week. Between our lively community of developers
and video updates on Google Developers Live, you’ll never feel like you’re alone.

April 10, 2014

  • The deprecated SOAP service and old XML service have now been removed from autocomplete and documentation, as announced on July 9, 2013 and documented in the Apps Script sunset schedule. Existing scripts that use these services should still function. The UI service widgets DeckPanel, DecoratedPopupPanel, DockLayoutPanel, DockPanel, StackLayoutPanel, and TabLayoutPanel have been completely disabled, as announced on April 15, 2013.
  • The following fixes were applied:
    • Issue 3788: In the new version of Sheets, custom functions now calculate if they are passed an error value as an argument. This matches the behavior in the older version of Sheets.
    • Issue 3539: In the new version of Sheets, the Range methods setValue and setValues now automatically detect when a value should be set as a formula. This matches the behavior in the older version of Sheets.
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