Can’t open a Google file or folder

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In the apps

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides app.
  2. In the top left, tap Menu Menu.
  3. Tap your email address.
  4. Choose the account you want to use.

On a browser, like Chrome

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, go to myaccount.google.com.
  2. In the top right, tap your profile photo or name.
  3. Tap Sign out, or Manage accounts and then Sign out.
  4. Sign in with the account you want to use.
  5. Open the file in Docs, Sheets, or Slides.

Get more help

If you still can’t open a file or folder, check out the answers in the Google Drive forum.

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