How do I remove documents from my Chromebook that synced with my Google Drive?

You can remove synced files from your Chromebook by turning off your Google Drive.

Turn off Google Drive

  • Make sure you are online, and login to your Chromebook.
  • Open Chrome .
  • Navigate to your Google Drive by going to
  • Click on the setting icon  in the top right hand corner.
  • From the offline area,uncheck the box next to:Sync Google Docs, Sheets, Slides & Drawing Files to this computer so that you can edit offline.
  • Select Done.