Work on Google Docs, Sheets, & Slides offline

Want to get more out of Google Docs for work or school? Sign up for a Google Workspace trial at no charge.

If you aren't connected to the internet, you can still create, view, and edit files on:

  • Google Docs
  • Google Sheets
  • Google Slides

Make recent files available offline

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides app.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings.
  3. Tap Make recent files available offline.

Make specific files available offline 

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google DocsSheets, or Slides app.
  2. Next to the file, tap More More.
  3. To save a file offline, tap Make available offline.

Find files you saved for offline access

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google DocsSheets, or Slides app.
  2. Tap Menu Menu  and then Offline
  3. Select your file. 
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