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Boxer Apps Tutorials: Working with Google Docs: Creating a New Document

Working with Google Docs: Creating a New Document

Creating a New Document

 

There are three different ways to create a new document, the first is through Drive, the second is from the recent documents page, and the third is used when you already have a document open.

 

Creating A New Document Using Drive:

  1. Go to the upper left hand corner, select New. (In the older version of Drive, it will say Create.)

 

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  1. From the dropdown menu select Google Docs. (Or Doc in the old Drive.)

 

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Creating A New Document on the Recent Documents Page:

  1. The recent documents page is the page that first comes up directly logging into Google Docs.

 

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  1. To create a new document, go to the bottom right corner and select the blue circle with the plus sign.

 

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Creating A New Document When You Have A Document Open:

  1. You’re working on a doc already and you decide you need to open another.

 

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  1. In the upper right corner, on the taskbar, go to File.

 

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  1. From the dropdown menu, select New, and then Document.

 

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