Google Drive and Documents

OVERVIEW

With Google Drive on the web, you can view things like videos, PDFs, Microsoft Office files, audio files, and photos. This page overviews how to open and view files.

To View a file

  1. Go to drive.google.com.

  2. Log into your Google account with your username and password.

  3. Double-click a file.

  4. If you open a Google Doc, Sheet, Slides presentation, Form, or Drawing, it will open using that application.

  5. If you open a video, PDF, Microsoft Office file, audio file, or photo, it will open in Google Drive.

Open a Google Drive file using a different app

  1. Go to drive.google.com.

  2. Log into your Google account with your username and password.

  3. Right-click a file.

  4. Place your cursor over Open with.

  5. Choose an app.

For any more questions on how to use and access certain features

on Google Drive please go to Google's Help Center.