Work on Google Docs, Sheets, & Slides offline
If you aren't connected to the Internet, you can still create, view, and edit files on:
- Google Docs
- Google Sheets
- Google Slides
- Google Drawings
Make Google Drive files available offline
You can turn on offline access for your entire Google Drive. Offline access is only available in the Google Chrome browser.
- Connect to the internet.
- Go to drive.google.com/drive/settings.
- In the "Offline" section, check the box. It may take a few minutes for the offline access setting to turn on.
Make specific files available offline
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