If you have a lot of collaborators, it's important to keep track of changes to your files.

  • In Google Drive, the activity stream shows who commented, edited, moved, or shared a file.
  • In Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides, version history shows who made which changes and when


See the activity stream in Drive

  1. In Drive, at the top right, click View details info.
  2. The Activity tab is automatically selected and all the activity for My Drive is listed. For each activity, the details include:
    • The file or folder affected
    • The user that made the change
    • The date and time of the activity
    • Any other users affected by the activity
  3. In My Drive, select any item to see specific details.

See version history in Docs, Sheets, or Slides

Go to See who changed your file and when.