.GDOC File Extension

Google Docs Document Shortcut

Ensure you have access rights to open the file. If obtained from a third party, ask them to supply another copy if incomplete and cannot open. The download process may have been interrupted, making th...

General Information

Title GDOC File Extension
Extension .gdoc
Full Form Google Docs Document Shortcut
File Type Shortcut File
Developer Google
MIME Type application/vnd.google-apps.document

File Function

Primary Function Access document
Additional Functions Link to web
Features Cloud-based, Sharable

File Characteristics

Quality Not applicable
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable Yes, Online

Use Cases

Document Creation Yes
Collaborative Work Yes
Online Sharing Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Phishing, Unauthorized access
Best Practices Access management, Two-factor authentication

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2006
Updates Continuous

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .gsheet, .gslides, .gform

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Google Docs Free, Subscription Web-based
Google Drive App Free, Subscription Windows, Mac, Android, iOS