Get started with Sheets
1. Create or import a spreadsheet
To start, you need a new or existing spreadsheet.
In this section, you learn how to:
Choose an option:
If you have an existing spreadsheet you created in another program, you can easily import and convert it to Sheets.
- Go to Drive.
- Click NewFile Upload.
- Choose the existing spreadsheet from your computer to add it to Drive.
Supported files include .xls, .xlsx, .xlt, .ods, .csv, .tsv, .txt, and .tab.
- In Drive, right-click the spreadsheet you want to convert.
- Select Open with and choose Google Sheets.
Have an Excel spreadsheet?
If you've already stored Microsoft® Excel® spreadsheets in Drive, you can also update them without converting to Sheets.