Download a file

Download files from Google Drive using a computer or an Android device.

  1. Open the Google Drive app Google Drive.
  2. Tap and hold a file to download.
  3. Tap each file you want to download
  4. Tap Download .

Frequently asked questions

Which file formats can I download?

You can download files in these formats:

  • Documents: HTML, RTF, DOCX, OpenOffice, PDF, EPUB, Text.
  • Spreadsheets: CSV, HTML, ODS, PDF, XLSX, TXT (only for a single sheet).
  • Presentations: PDF, PPTX, TXT.
  • Drawings: PNG, JPEG, SVG, PDF.

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