What are attachments?

Attachments are files that are attached to AODocs documents. Attachments are stored in Google Drive and are owned by the storage account of your library. 

Attachments are listed in the left sidebar of your document. In Document Management libraries you can also access attachments in the Properties panel, under Attachments.

Documents in Team Folders and Secured folders have exactly one attachment.

image01.pngA single attachment in a Secured Folder

Documents in Document Management libraries can have one attachment, several or no attachments.


Multiple attachments in a Document Management library

Note: If you have edit rights, you can modify the document properties. Learn more: Edit custom properties.

Some actions for managing attachments are available in all types of library, such as: 

Other actions for managing attachments are specific to Document Management libraries, such as:

Learn more about working with Google file attachments and Microsoft Office file attachments in all types of library. 

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