Read&Write for Google Chrome: Opening and closing the toolbar in Google Docs or Slides

If the Read&Write for Google Chrome toolbar is available to be opened in Google Docs or Slides a purple tab will appear at the top of the screen above the Docs or Slides menu

Read&Write for Google Chrome Toolbar Tab Retracted



If the toolbar is extended it will appear as below

Read&Write for Google Chrome Toolbar Tab Extended


To close the toolbar, click the drop down menu at the far right of the toolbar.

Read&Write for Google Chrome Settings Button


Select Close Read&Write

Close Read&Write


Once closed the tab with the purple puzzle piece will no longer appear. To reopen the toolbar in Google Docs or Slides click the purple piece icon to the right of the Chrome Omnibox address bar

Read&Write for Google Chrome  Extension Icon


The Read&Write for Google Chrome toolbar will then open in Docs or Slides