Insert or delete images or videos

You can add or remove photos or videos in Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides

Add an image

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a document or presentation in the Google Docs or Slides app.
  2. Tap Insert Insert.
  3. Tap Image.
  4. Choose:
    • From photos
    • From camera
    • From web
  5. Tap the photo you want add.

Note: You cannot insert images in the Google Sheets app.

Image requirements

Images must be less than 50 MB and be one of the following file types:

  • .gif (not animated)
  • .jpg
  • .png

Delete an image

To delete an image in your file:

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a document or presentation in the Google Docs or Slides app.
  2. Select an image.
  3. On the format toolbar, tap More More .
  4. Tap Delete.

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