SmartView is an interactive, HTML-based viewer and details pane that includes access to collaborative commenting, document insight, and case linking. Margin Notes allows you to make notes on documents in Preview mode without changing the content. The Findings product will use AI to display document entities, common clauses, citations. This development is forthcoming.

User Topics

Important note: SmartView does not support Internet Explorer 11. Please see our End of Support for Internet Explorer announcement for more details.  If you are using IE, you will need to use the legacy previewer until further notice or switch to another browser and use SmartView . Learn how to enable previewer in Cabinet Administration Overview.  


Internet Explorer users using SmartView will see this message in their SmartView panel:


NetDocuments supports modern browsers like Edge, Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. 

Supported Formats

Supported formats


Microsoft Outlook


Portable Document Format


Microsoft Word


Microsoft Word




Microsoft Access


Tagged Image Format File (TIFF)






Microsoft Excel


Microsoft Excel


Email Message


Hyper Text Markup Language


Hyper Text Markup Language


Tagged Image Format File (TIFF)


Tagged Image Format File (TIF)


Portable Network Graphics


Rich Text Format




Microsoft PowerPoint


Microsoft PowerPoint


Extensible Markup Language


Javascript Object Notation Document








Roshal Archive




LibreOffice Presentation


OpenOffice Impress


Microsoft Excel


OpenOffice Calc


StartOffice Calc


Microsoft Visio


Visio Document


OpenOffice Text Document


StarOffice Writer


Comma Separated Values




Graphics Interchange Format


Link /URL


ND Calendar event


Support and Feedback

If you have any feedback, questions, or issues, submit a request via our support site or call the closest customer support center:

  • US customers, call 801-226-6882 or 866-NET DOCS (638-3627)
  • UK customers, call +44(0) 2034.55677
  • AU customers, call +61 2 8310 4319

We thank you for your input and feedback. We value you as a customer. 

The NetDocuments Team