Drive

9.6. Creating or Editing Text Files

Learn how to create or edit text files with plain text.

How to create a new text file:

  1. In the folder view, open a Drive folder for which you have the permission to create objects.

  2. Click on New. Click on New note.

  3. Enter a title.

    Enter the text or paste text from the clipboard.

    In order to edit the text, use the common techniques from the familiar applications.

How to edit a text file:

  1. In the folder view, open a Drive folder for which you have the permission to create objects.

  2. Use one of the following methods:

    • Select a text file. Click the Edit icon in the toolbar.

    • Double-click on a text file.

    • Display a text file in the Viewer. Click the Edit icon .

    The text will be opened for editing.

  3. In order to edit the text, use the common techniques from familiar applications.

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