Google Docs supports MANY file types:

(far more than just .doc, xls and pdf — seriously, take a look below… you’ll be surprised. I sure was)


  • Because Google Docs is FREE!
  • No need to deal with conflicting file types: platform/version, etc etc.)
  • Your files will always be securely available online (to you and others you authorize to share)
  • You’ll always have the latest and greatest versions- no need for upgrading ever again!

Take a look at the additional file formats they’ve just added:
(pasted from the GMail Blog)

  • Microsoft Excel (.XLS and .XLSX)
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 / 2010 (.PPTX)
  • Apple Pages (.PAGES)
  • Adobe Illustrator (.AI)
  • Adobe Photoshop (.PSD)
  • Autodesk AutoCad (.DXF)
  • Scalable Vector Graphics (.SVG)
  • PostScript (.EPS, .PS)
  • TrueType (.TTF)
  • XML Paper Specification (.XPS)

Full article found here:

Google Docs in Plain English

(authored by Google)

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