Add or remove client-side encryption from Google Sheets and Google Slides files

What’s changing 

You can now simply add or remove client-side encryption to existing spreadsheets in Google Sheets or presentations in Google Slides. This update gives you the flexibility to control encryption as your documents and projects evolve and progress. This feature is already available for Google Docs

In Google Sheets or Slides, navigate to File > Make a copy > Add/Remove additional encryption.

Getting started 

Rollout pace 


  • Available to Google Workspace Enterprise Plus, Education Standard and Education Plus customers