1. Open Drive
  2. Right-click the file you want to convert.

  3. Select Open with..., and then choose an app. Depending on what type of file you're trying to open, Docs, Sheets, or Slides will be listed there.
  4. Your File will open in the selected Google App

When I open Google Drive, I now see two versions of the document.  Is this normal?

  • Yes.  Your Drive now contains the original Word Document and the Google Docs Version.

  • You have the option to keep them both or delete the original.