How to Create Office Documents in the Dropbox App

Dropbox has added a bunch of great Microsoft Office features to its iOS app in recent years, but figuring out how to use them isn’t always obvious. This article, from iPhone FAQ walks you through the steps to create an Office document right from the Dropbox app, something that’s very useful for people who prefer to store their files in Dropbox. First, have the app you want to use installed on your device.

Then, from the article:

  1. Tap the plus (+) button in the Dropbox app.
  2. Tap Create or Upload file.
  3. Select Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel or Microsoft PowerPoint.
  4. This will take you to the appropriate Microsoft app so you can create your document.