How To See Comments On Google Docs

Last Updated on August 16, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to see comments on Google Docs.

How To See Comments On Google Docs

When working on a document with other people, it can be helpful to leave comments for each other. This can help you keep track of changes that need to be made, or provide feedback to others.

However, you may notice that your document does not show comments by default. In this guide, we will show you how to see comments on Google Docs.

How to View Comments in Google Docs

Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to view comments in Google Docs.

Step 1

First open the document that contains comments.

In the example below, we have a document with two comments from another user.

Step 2

Click on the comment icon to view the comment.

The comment will indicate the user who made the comment and will also give you an option to resolve the comment or provide a reply.

Step 3

If you want to show all comments, you can click View > Show comments.

You may also use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+Alt+Shift+J.

Summary

This guide should be everything you need to learn how to see comments on Google Docs.

Click this link to make a copy of this sample document to try doing it yourself!