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How to upload a file using the Drive application.

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IMPORTANT: Before attempting to complete this procedure, make sure that you have added a Google® account to the tablet and that you are connected to a Wi-Fi network .

  1. On the desktop, tap the Home icon. Image
  2. In the upper-right corner of the desktop home screen, tap the Apps & Widgets icon. Image
  3. In the Apps & Widgets screen, tap the Drive icon. Image
  4. In the Drive screen, in upper-right corner of the screen, tap the Document icon and then tap to select Upload. Image
  5. Select the application that contains the desired file or files: Image
    • For Picture files, select either Album or Gallery.
    • For Music files, select either Choose music track or Walkman.
    • For Video files, select either Album or Movies.
    • For Data files (Word, Excel, etc.), select OfficeSuite.

    NOTE:  The applications listed will vary depending on what Apps you have installed or deleted from the tablet.

  6. Once the file has been located, tap the OK button. Image
  7. The file will now be uploaded to your Google Drive account. Image

NOTE:  Files uploaded to your Google Drive account can be accessed by any device connected to the Internet by visiting and logging into the http://drive.google.com website. Image