Switch between Google accounts

You can add and switch between multiple Google accounts on Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides. To switch accounts on Google Drive, disconnect and reinstall with your other account.

Note: You cannot switch between two @gmail.com accounts.

Sign in with a different Google account

Computer

First, add an account

  1. Sign in to Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides.
  2. In the top right corner of the page, click your profile photo or email address.
  3. Click Add accountNote: This account has to be in a different domain than your first account. For example, if you sign in with a Gmail account, you can only add another account if it doesn't end in @gmail.com.
  4. Enter the email address you want to add, then click Next.
  5. Enter the password, then click Sign in.

Next, switch between accounts

  1. Sign in to Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides.
  2. In the top right corner of the page, click your profile photo or email address.
  3. Click the account you want to sign in to.
  4. A new window will open to your other account.
Android or iPhone & iPad

First, add another account

  1. Open the Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides app.
  2. In the top left corner, tap Menu Menu .
  3. Tap your photo or email address.
  4. iPhone only: Tap Manage accounts.
  5. Tap Add account.
  6. Follow the directions to sign in to another account. Note: This account needs to be a different domain than your first account. For example, if you already signed in with a Gmail account, you can only add another account if it doesn't end in @gmail.com.
  7. You will be returned to the app you started in.

Next, switch between accounts

  1. Open the Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides app.
  2. In the top left corner, tap Menu Menu.
  3. Tap your email address.
  4. Choose the account you want to use.

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