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How do I save a document?

Lumin autosaves any document stored in Lumin. Toggle the Auto Sync button on to save any Lumin document stored in Google Drive or Dropbox. Or, download a document to save it out of Lumin.

Auto-save and sync

  • If a document is stored in Lumin, it will auto-save as you work on it. 
  • If a document is stored in Google Drive, toggle the Auto Sync button on in the toolbar to save it.

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Download a document to save it

There are two options for downloading a document:

  • Use the download button (Doing this keeps any edits editable in the saved/downloaded version.)
  • Use the print button (Doing this makes any edits uneditable in the saved/downloaded version.)

Download button

  • Click the Download button to download a Lumin document to your device.

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Print button

Tip: Before opening a document in Lumin PDF, you can tell where it is stored by the icon in the storage column.