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How do I correct and edit an article in google. my son has

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How do I correct and edit an article in google. my son has written an article for his MBA that requires editing, spelling corrected. We have it down loaded on an iPad
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Viet - Mac Tech replied 3 years ago.

Hello! Thank you for your question. I am a licensed computer professional with over ten years of experience, and I will be assisting you today.

- Make sure you have saved the article / document to your iPad first (tap & hold on the document and save it)

- Then please download and install the Google Docs app in App Store
https://itunes.apple.com/app/id842842640

, then open the Docs app, and sign in (if you don't have a google or gmail email address account yet, then select he option "Create an account" there)

, then after signing in Docs app, tap on the 3-bar icon at the upper left corner in Docs app, then tap on "On device" option, then open your document file, if shown, then you can edit

- Instructions how to edit documents using Google Docs app:
https://support.google.com/docs/answer/3422948?hl=en

- Note: If needed, you may need to download and install the Google Drive app first:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google-drive-free-online-storage/id507874739?mt=8

, then open Drive and sign in your google/gmail account

, then in your email, tap & hold on the article/document file (in email attachment or in the file list), then tap on the Google Drive option when prompted, and upload.

, then open Docs app, then tap on the 3-bar icon at the upper left corner in Docs,

, then tap on the option "Google Drive" there, then tap on your document, then you can edit.

Some video instructions:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7m7R3xI5GY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ew_bMAHt8Ag

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=ipad+google+docs

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