Scan files as PDFs with your phone

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Android devices only

Need a PDF of a physical document, but can’t find a scanner?

Just scan it with your Google Drive app and your smartphone’s camera.


  • Scan receipts, customer files, and other important documents on the go.
  • Create instant PDFs of your paper documents.
  • Keep virtual records of all your paperwork that you can access from any device.

Scan documents as PDFs" "

  1. Install and open the Drive app on your Android.
  2. Tap Camera to take a picture of your document.

Your scanned document is stored in Drive as a PDF, and you can find it with Google’s powerful text and image search.

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