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I was wondering if it is possible to attach a file already in my Google Document account to an email written in Gmail, without downloading it? If yes, how? Thanks!

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There is a Google Docs Gadget that can be enabled in Settings/Labs.

Adds a box in the left column which displays your Google Docs. Shows recent docs, starred docs, and has fast search.

You can drag the document into the message

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Doesn't seem to work for me. What file types can be used? – Al E. Jul 26 '12 at 16:42

I have only been able to email Google Docs directly from the Docs interface instead of starting in Gmail. There is no download required if you go this route.

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