Open and edit Microsoft Office files using Google’s office compatibility mode Chromebook spin 11 Acer R751TN

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Chrome OS tips and tricks - 23

How to watch videos, TV, or movies

1. Press the Search key 

 on your keyboard or select the Launcher 

icon .

2. Select All Apps and select one of the following options:

a. Select  YouTube 

 to view a vast amount of user-uploaded 

videos covering nearly everything imaginable.

b. Select Play Movies 

 to watch the movies and TV shows you 

love.

c. To find more entertainment apps like Netflix, Flixster, and more 

(availability varies by country), select Web Store 

 to go to the 

Chrome Web Store. Then, search for "Netflix" or other 
entertainment apps.

Working with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and 

Powepoint) documents

Open and edit Microsoft Office files using Google’s 
office compatibility mode

1. Press the Search key 

 on your keyboard or select the Launcher 

icon .

2. Select All Apps (or type "Files").
3. Select the Files  

icon.

4. Double-click on any Microsoft Office file stored in Google Drive or 

on an external hard drive or USB flash drive connected to your 
Chromebook.

Google Chrome automatically opens and enables limited editing of the 
document.

Note

Play Movies may not be available in all countries and regions. Google Play’s 
current list of country availability for apps and digital content, visit https://
support.google.com/googleplay/answer/2843119?hl=en