Get started with Slides
1. Create or import a presentation
To start, we’ll need a presentation to work with.
In this section, you learn how to:
Choose an option:
To collaborate with your team, you can import and convert existing presentations that you created in other programs to Slides.
- Go to Drive.
- Click NewFile upload and upload a presentation from your computer. Supported files include .ppt (if newer than Microsoft® Office® 95), .pps, and .pptx.
- Right-click the file you want to convert.
- Select Open with and choose Google Slides.
Converting a presentation from another program creates a copy of your original file in Slides format. You can then edit it in your browser like any other Slides presentation.
Have a PowerPoint presentation?
If you've already stored Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentations in Drive, you can also update them without converting to Slides.