How To Save An Image From Google Docs

Last Updated on July 20, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to save an image from google docs.

How To Save An Image From Google Docs

A Google Docs file can contain a combination of text and images. While it is easy enough to copy the text to a clipboard, it might be difficult to save one or more images from a document in Google Docs.

Fortunately, Google Docs provides a few methods you can use to save images from your documents. In this guide, we will show you how to save an image from Google Docs in just a few simple steps.

How to Export an Image From Google Docs

Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to export an image from google docs.

Step 1

First, open the document that contains the images you want to save.

In this example, we will be opening a sample document containing a few screenshots we want to save.

Step 2

Select File > Download > Web Page (.html, zipped)

Step 3

Your browser should now download a zip file containing an html file and a folder of images.

Step 4

Unzip this folder using an archiver software like WinRAR to access the folder of images.

Step 5

Another way to save an image from Google Docs is by publishing the document to the web.

We can find this option at File > Share > Publish to web.

Step 6

In the pop-up box, click on Publish.

Your browser should now take you to a new page containing the published document.

Step 7

You can now right-click on any picture in the published document and save it to your computer.

Step 8

Once you’re done saving images, you can select the Stop publishing option to revert the document back to its original state.


This guide should be everything you need to learn how to save an image from Google Docs.

You may make a copy of this example document to test it out on your own.