Add an image to a spreadsheet

You can add images under 50 MB in .png, .jpg, or .gif format. Follow the image usage guidelines.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a spreadsheet in the Google Sheets app.
  2. Tap Insert Insert and then Image.
  3. Choose to place your image in the cell or over the cells. Cells with an image cannot also have text.
  4. Choose where to get your image from.
  5. Tap a photo.

Move an image

Move an image from one cell to another

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a spreadsheet in the Google Sheets app.
  2. Tap and hold the image you want to move.
  3. Tap Cut.
  4. Tap and hold the cell you want to move the image to.
  5. Tap Paste.

Move an image that's over the cells

Tap the image you want to move and drag it.

Delete an image

  • To delete an image in a cell: Tap the image and then Delete.
  • To delete an image that's over the cells: Tap and hold the image, then tap Clear.
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