What types of files does Seesaw support?

Seesaw supports adding photos, videos, drawings, notes, PDFs and links into Seesaw journals.

You can also add work created using Google apps like Docs, Slides or Sheets, directly into Seesaw portfolios! Seesaw will automatically convert files into PDFs for easy viewing, or just pull in photo or video files stored on any cloud service, like Google Drive, Dropbox or iCloud Drive. Learn more about this integration here!

Supported File Types: 

  • .jpg
  • .png
  • .mov
  • .mp4
  • .m4a
  • .pdf

Length / File Size Limits
Audio Recordings

  • Audio Annotation on Item: 5 min
  • Audio Comment: 2 min


  • Length: 5 min
  • File Size: 500 MB


  • File Size: 1 MB
  • Photos are automatically resized by Seesaw 


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