Wednesday, April 02, 2008

Google Docs Goes Offline - Allows You To Edit Documents Without Internet Connection

Google announced that in the coming weeks they would start rolling the offline editing capabilities to their popular web office suite Google Docs.

The offline editing support is powered by Google Gears API, which allows users to working with web application even though they are not connected to Internet.

For now, the offline access is limited to support only editing of documents and creation of new documents is not permitted. Also this support is available only for the word processor application but not to the presentation and spreadsheet applications.

Here is a video posted by Google Docs team explaining the new offline editing feature