How To Make A Folder In Google Docs

Last Updated on July 20, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a folder in google docs.

How To Make A Folder In Google Docs

Organizing your documents in folders is a great way to keep your Google Docs organized and easy to find. With folders, you can group files together based on their purpose or topic, making it easy to search for a specific document or group of documents. In this guide, we will show you how to make a folder for your Google Docs documents. We will also go over how to add documents to an existing folder.

How to Create a Folder in Google Docs

Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to create a folder in google docs.

Step 1

FIrst, open Google Drive and navigate to the location where you want to add a folder. Click on the New button in the upper-left corner.

Step 2

Select the New folder option from the drop-down menu,

Step 3

Next, provide a name for the new folder.

In our example, we’ll name our new folder “Archive”.

Step 4

The new folder should now appear in Google Drive.

Step 5

Right-click on the folder to access more options. You can choose to move the folder elsewhere, add it to your starred list, or even change the color of the folder icon.

In the image below, I’ve changed the folder icon of my Archive folder to red.

Step 6

We can add files into the folder by selecting one or more files and dragging them over the new folder.

In our example, we’ve placed two Google Docs documents inside our Archive folder.

Summary

This guide should be everything you need to learn how to make a folder in Google Docs. You can take a look at our sample folder here.