Google Workspace Weekly Recap – 21st July 2023

Including the Alt text option in the Image options sidebar of Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Drawings

Currently, users add alternative text to images in Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Drawings by right-clicking an image and selecting “Alt text,” which then opens a box for them to input the text.

Starting this week, Google are making this feature more discoverable by adding it to the “Image options” sidebar. 

Reminder: delegators must re-approve contacts delegates by August 2023

In May 2023, Google announced that delegated users can manage contact labels on behalf of their delegator via

As part of this update, delegators need to review existing delegates, as well as add new delegates.

This must be completed by July 31, 2023 or delegates will lose access to manage contacts.

Admins can also make these adjustments for users in their domain using the Admin SDK API to remove and re-add the contacts delegate privilege.

Learn more about managing contact labels

More information regarding the above updates can be found here, Google Workspace Updates: Google Workspace Updates Weekly Recap – July 21, 2023 (