Downloading a copy of a file

You can download a local copy of a file from Files to a specified location on disk.

About this task

You can download a local copy of an uploaded file from a Files view in which the file is visible to you. For example, you can download a file that you own or a file that has been shared with you and for which Reader or Editor access has been assigned.


  1. Locate the file you want to download from Files and click its name to open it’s file page.

    For example, find the file in Files using tags or display a view in which you know the file is visible, such as My Files or Shared with Me.

  2. Click Download.
  3. Click Save File > OK.
  4. Specify the folder in which to save the file and click Save.

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