Shows the contents of files.
In order to launch the viewer, do one of the following:
Select a file. Click theicon in the toolbar.
Double-click on a file in the display area.
Note: If double-clicking on an Office document, the respective Documents app is launched if configured accordingly.
Select one or several files. Click onin the context menu.
Name of the selected file. If clicking on the name, the Rename window opens.
Depending on the selected file type, the respective functions are displayed.
If the selected file is editable, thebutton is displayed.
If a document template is shown, thebutton is displayed.
Depending on the content of the selected file, theicon and the icon are displayed.
If an image is shown and there are further images in the selected folder, thebutton is displayed.
If a presentation or a PDF document is shown, theicon is displayed.
icon . Downloads the file.
icon . This function allows to share data.
icon . Opens a menu with further functions. If displaying a document or a text file, the function is available. If there are several images, the function is available.
icon . Opens or closes a sidebar with file details.
icon . Displays the contents of the selected file on a new page. For documents in the Office format, there are page navigation functions available:
icon . Closes the Viewer.
If there are further files, icons for browsing are displayed to the left and to the right of the view.
Parent topic: The Drive Components