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Uploading Files to Google Drive

What can I upload to Google Drive?

Microsoft Office Documents
Pretty much anything except for .exe files

How do I upload files to Google Drive?

There are several ways you can get your files uploaded to Google Drive:
  • This page provided by Google Shows you the most common ways

Convert or not to convert

Depending on your settings when you upload a file you should see the following dialog box:

  1. When this option is checked Google will convert your Microsoft Office document to the Google Docs equivalent. In most cases the conversion produces a document in the same format as the original Office document. However, documents with multiple columns may not convert properly. It is important to convert a Office document to Google Docs if you wish to share it with editing capabilities with others. 
  2. When checked Google will attempt to convert a PDF to a Google doc that is editable.