Scan files as PDFs with your smartphone


Have you ever needed to scan a document on the go? Ever wanted to scan your receipts and keep virtual records of all your paperwork that you can access from any device? How about instantly scanning a document you need while you are at your clients? 

Google Drive does that. 

Instructions: Scan Documents as PDF's with your Smartphone

  1. Open the Google Drive app .
  2. In the bottom right, tap the + symbol in the blue circle .
  3. Tap Scan .
  4. Take a photo of the document you'd like to scan. Adjust scan area: Tap Crop . Take photo again: Tap Re-scan current page . Scan another page: Tap Add .
  5. To save the finished document, tap Done .

Your scanned document is stored in Drive as a PDF, and you can find it with Google’s powerful text and image search or organize into folders as needed.