See what’s changed in a shared Google Docs document since the last time you opened it.


See changes at a glance
  1. Open a document.
  2. If there are new changes to a document, you can do one of the following options:
    • Next to the menu bar, click See new changes.
    • Click File > See new changes.
  3. At the top, use the arrows to scroll through the list of changes. Added text is highlighted, and deleted text has a strikethrough.
  4. (Optional) To go back to the original view, click the back arrow at the top.

To see your document’s entire revision history, click See revision history in the top corner.