In a recent update, Google has introduced a feature to open and edit office documents directly on the web. Under the new settings, Google drive will open supported document types in edit mode by default, including. Docx,. Doc,. PPT,. XLS, and. Xlsx formats. Of course, the premise is that you have installed the Chrome extension “office edit” instead of opening it in the doc, sheets or slides app. < / P > < p > it should be noted that password protected documents cannot be opened and edited directly in a web browser. In addition, if the previous settings are retained, users can still right-click and use preview mode. < / P > < p > before this update, Google drive users cannot edit office documents in preview mode, they can only download and then open them in the corresponding app. It is expected that from November 30, the change will gradually push personal and corporate customers. Google said the proposed media negotiation rules would put its free services in Australia at “risk”