You can convert MS Office documents one at a time or many at one time.  Either way, you will be dragging documents (Word, Excel, or PowerPoint) from your computer to your Google Drive.  

  1. Using the Chrome Browser, Open up your Google Drive, and go into settings.
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  2. Under General, check the box to select “Convert uploaded filed to Google Docs editor format”
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  3. Finally, drag a single file or a folder of MS Office files from your desktop into Google Drive.
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  4. Within Google Drive, you will notice a progress window as your documents are uploaded and converted.
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  5. Check your documents to make sure the formatting is correct.  You may also want to delete the “.doc” from the File Name since it could lead to confusion.