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Create Files - Google Drive
In addition to uploading files to store online, you can create files such as documents, spreadsheets, and presentations right from your Google Drive.
Quick links to sections in this article: 
Document       Spreadsheet        Presentation  

Google Drive should be used for personal files only and not for any confidential institutional information.

Create a Document


Step 1:Log in to your Google account and navigate to your Google Drive. Step 2:Click the New button and choose Google Docs.

Step 3:Begin typing your document. After each change you make, the document will automatically save to your Google Drive.

Step 4:Click on Untitled Document at the top of the page. Enter the document name and click anywhere.

Step 5:When you close out of the document, it will appear in your Drive list.


Create a Spreadsheet

Step 1:In your Google Drive, click the New button and choose Google Sheets.

Step 2:Enter your spreadsheet information. It will automatically save after each change.  When you close out of it, it will appear in your Drive list.

Step 3:Click on Untitled spreadsheet at the top of the page. Enter the spreadsheet name and click OK.


Create a Presentation

Step 1:In your Google Drive, click the New button and choose Google Slides.

Step 2:The presentation will open with a blank title slide. You can select a theme and begin creating your presentation.


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