To all that we have mentioned we can add the usual PDF or XLSX that we create in the spreadsheet application Excel. But in these lines we want to concentrate on the text documents mentioned above. Specifically, we’ll show you a simple trick that you may not know yet that will make it possible for you Convert any DOCX that you created in Microsoft Word into a document compatible with the Google program.
And the search giant also offers us an office suite, in this case free, that is constantly growing and improving: Docs. It is true that the proposal that Microsoft offers us, which is part of the popular Office, is perhaps the most widespread and widespread in the world. However, we must remember that this is a proposal for which we have to pay, unlike Google. Therefore, Docs is gradually growing significantly. This can be extended to both the personal and professional markets.
Therefore, many who have currently created text documents in Word want to convert them Files compatible with Google’s suggestion. More and more people are also choosing free online services for their office documents, like we do now. Largely due to Google Docs’ collaboration features, it’s easy to see why it has become so popular.
How to convert a Word document to use in Google Docs
At this point, it is important to know that it is very easy to use multiple documents that you created in Word in Google Docs. Once we know the process, we can practically consider it to be almost automatic. Thanks to the trick that we are going to tell you about now, we can say that the method is much simpler than we could initially imagine.
That’s what we use Cloud storage service Owned by the search giant, we are referring to Google Drive. First of all, once we have accessed this platform, in the upper left corner we will find a button that says “New”. Once we click on it we select the Upload File option.
At this moment an explorer window will open on the screen where we will have the opportunity to select the DOCX file that we want to convert. This is how we do Upload this Word file to the storage service own. We also have the option here to drag the file from a Windows Explorer window.
Now all we have to do is double-click on the new file that we uploaded from Word so that Google Drive will automatically convert it and make it an editable file in Docs. Of course we can repeat this as many times as we want.