When you sign in to Layer, you will be taken to the "My Spreadsheets" tab with an overview of all your spreadsheets. Here, you will have the option to upload an Excel file or connect a Google Sheet.

To connect a Google Sheets file:

  • Click the "Connect Google Sheet" button in the upper right corner.

  • You will be asked to choose a Google account to connect to. Select the one where your Google Sheets are located.

  • You will be asked to grant Layer access to your Google Account to retrieve your Google Sheets. Click "Allow" and your Google account will now be connected to Layer.

  • You will be shown a list of your Google Sheets. Select one and click "Select".

  • The Google Sheet file will be added to your dashboard and you can start using it to create and share your Flows.

How many Google accounts can I link to Layer?

You can only connect one Google account per Layer account. However, each of your team members can connect to a Google account and share ownership of their spreadsheets with the others.

Can I disconnect my Google account?

Currently, Layer doesn't offer the functionality to manually disconnect your Google account once you've connected it to a Layer account. However, you can contact our customer support through Intercom chat or email and we'll help you do so.

Can I connect spreadsheets uploaded on Google Drive?

You can only connect your Google Sheets spreadsheets. Excel files uploaded on Google Drive can't be connected.

You can directly upload your Excel files to Layer and additionally use the Layer Excel plugin to sync all the updates and changes.

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