Placeholder allow user(s) to replace multiple keywords in document template in one go. User can use symbol {{ before keyword and symbol }} after keyword as placeholder. eg. {{keyword}}
Listing updated:January 25, 2022
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Overview
Placeholder allow users to use any keyword as placeholder in google doc template and replace them anytime later they want!

Users can use symbol {{ before the keyword and symbol }} after the keyword as placeholder.
eg. {{keyword}}


Upon starting the add-on, "Placeholder" will scan the document, sidebar will show all placeholders in the document and users can replace them with words/ sentences they want! Just that easy.
Saving time to find and replace them one by one.

It is suitable for managing document template, contract template, fillable document, document variable.


Updates :
** 2 Oct 2021**
Fix error due to Google API changes
**19 Feb 2021**
Add DateAdvance datatype
Fix Number datatype single digit check issue
Fix default folder issue 
**18 Feb 2021**
Fix page 404 issue on chrome browser
**12 Jan 2021**
Add datatypes Image, qrcode, file template, link for placeholder doc
**28 Dec 2020**
Added Placeholder for slide
**23 Dec 2020 **
- Data attribute feature (allow save attributes for document)
- Enable different symbol to recognize keywords eg {{...}} , ${...} ,<<...>>
- Add datatype selection Text, TextArea, Number, Dates, and Options
- Fix user access issue	

*NOTE : Unlimited as long as inline with Google imposed quotas for number of documents you can create per day. For standard Gmail account it is 250/day for business accounts it is 1500/day.More details.
*NOTE: special character such as ()]+*?|.$^\ are not supported
*NOTE : Placeholder has a free trial of 20 replacement.  After 20 replacements, user will still be able to use all the basic features with Waiting Delay.
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Placeholder will ask for the permissions shown below. Learn more
Placeholder will need access to your Google account
This will allow Placeholder to :
See, edit, create, and delete all your Google Docs documents
See, edit, create, and delete all of your Google Drive files
See, edit, create, and delete all your Google Slides presentations
See, edit, create, and delete all your Google Sheets spreadsheets
Display and run third-party web content in prompts and sidebars inside Google applications
See your primary Google Account email address
See your personal info, including any personal info you've made publicly available
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Callum Spiller
August 21, 2023
A fantastic addon. Previews reviews are misleading, as it appears all the issues mentioned in the past have been fixed.
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Yuriy Kan
February 15, 2023
don't work. I can only use "help"
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Maruf Alom
September 21, 2022
Did not work, keep showing "Scanning"
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Trademarkings
January 27, 2023
Didn't work for me. Stuck on loading the add-on.
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Agustina Molina
July 7, 2022
Does not work!!! It only includes the option "Help"
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Jonathan Holden
December 14, 2021
Maybe it's been improved since these other reviews, but it worked great for me. I love that I can save a version of the doc with the placeholders completed straight from the add-on. I haven't used it directly from Sheets yet.
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Aleksey Devyatkin
May 1, 2022
Did not work for me.
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Fardin Abdi
May 18, 2022
It doesn't work
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Sandra Caubergs
October 25, 2021
Add-on is only visible in menu but does nothing
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TIGXR
February 4, 2021
I would love to use it. It stuck at "Working" but won't do anything...
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