Get started with Docs
1. Create or import files
To start, you need a file to work with.
In this section, you learn how to:
Choose an option:
If you have existing files, you can import and convert them to Docs, Sheets, or Slides.
- Go to Drive.
- Click NewFile Upload.
- Choose the file you want to import from your computer to add it to Drive.
- In the Upload complete window, click Show file location .
- Right-click the file and select Open withGoogle Docs/Sheets/Slides.
Converting your file from another program creates a copy of your original file in a Docs, Sheets, or Slides format. You can then edit the file in your browser.
Have a Microsoft file?
If you've already stored Microsoft files in Drive, you can also update them without converting them.