Google Slides App Guide

Need a cool way to display your slideshows straight to your screens? With our free Google Slides App, you can link your Google account easily to your screens to display slides that update as changes are made.

This means you can create an ever changing slideshow without having to upload and publish each file. Instead when you update your Google Slides, your edits will automatically be synced straight to your screens 💥

So if you’re looking for an effortless, yet beautiful solution to fill your screen(s) with amazing content, look no further. Just pick your slides from your Google account and publish them to any screen using Fugo CMS. Since both Google Slides and Fugo are cloud-based you can access your slides from any computer at any time too!

Google Slides App is perfect for business use and a neat way to create menu boards, promotions and more! Your screens will update without having to stop playback. So whether you want to edit a slide slightly or add a new page to your showreel, your changes will be synced seamlessly and quickly. Just like it should be! 😊

Note: to use this app you will need a Google Account, sign up at Google Accounts

Here’s how to get started

1.Install the Google Slides app

1.1 Log into  your Fugo Account. If you don’t have an account yet, you can start your 14-day free trial here.

1.2 Click Apps in the top navigation bar  to get to our app store.


1.3 Scroll to find the Google Slides app in the store. To find it even faster, you can search for it via the search bar at the top of the store!

1.4 Click Try App to create a new playlist with the app.

Now that you’ve added the app to a playlist, let’s take a look at how to customize the settings!

2. Customize the Google Slides app

2.1 A pop-up window will appear where you can customize the app’s settings.

2.2 First, click Select Files to choose the slides you want to add to your content.

2.3 This will open a new pop window asking you to sign into your Google account and authorize Fugo to access your files. Click Allow in the bottom right hand corner.

2.4 Your presentations will now display in the right hand panel of the app’s settings.

2.5 You can scroll through your presentations to select the one you want to display. You can also search for a presentation by name in the search bar at top.


2.6 Finally, set the Duration for the Slides app (how long it will run inside a playlist.)

2.7 When you’re all done, click Save Changes in the bottom right corner.


Hint: if you want to change the settings of the app at any point later, just click the Setup button on the app’s panel on the playlist page.


Almost there! Now that you’ve got the app set up to your preferences, let’s look at how to finish building your playlist and publish it.

3. Build out your playlist  

3.1 Give your playlist a name (we suggest making it something relevant to distinguish it from other playlists later on down the road.)

3.2 Click Select Screens to choose where to publish your playlist.

3.3 If desired, you can add more content to your playlist by clicking Add More Content and choosing other apps or uploading media.


3.4 Finally, you can change the schedule of your content by setting the start and end date, and clicking Week Schedule to edit the days and times your content will run.


4. Publish your playlist

4.1 Once you’re all done setting up the playlist, click Publish in the top right hand corner of the screen to publish or schedule your content.

4.2 If you don’t want to publish just yet, you can click Finish Later and come back to your playlist at any time.

And there you have it! If you find yourself still scratching your head, you can contact our team for help any time at support@fugo.ai.