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just wondering if there are any desktop apps for Google docs on Ubuntu 12.04? I just need to be able to edit docs offline and save them so they auto-sync to my account when I get an internet connection.

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Edit them in Libreeoffice then upload them to Google Docs?... – Uri Herrera Apr 28 '12 at 6:06
I've not tried this myself: ooo2gd --- Export your documents to Google Docs, Zoho and WebDAV servers from – user25656 Apr 28 '12 at 12:55
you are looking for something like Google Drive, right? – don.joey Mar 7 '13 at 8:40
you could try Insync. it's not free, but it's a really solid product. – strugee Jun 13 '13 at 23:21

Option 1) For offline access, open Chrome. Click the Google Docs app icon or visit The offline version of your Documents List will load.

You may need to add google docs to your Chrome -

Option 2) Use a text editor - gedit or LibreOffice, edit the document(s) then save them in your Documents folder. Then, when on-line again copy the info into a google doc.

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The offline version that is accessible after installing the extension is view-only. – user25656 Apr 28 '12 at 13:39

GWOffice might be something that you are looking for.

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