Submit Saved Document(s) for Approval Process without Editing
There are two ways documents can be submitted for a process approval workflow from the My Drive menu.
On the [My Drive] menu, select document(s) that you want to submit from your files and click the [Process] button that appears at the top right.
You can process up to 10 documents at once from the My Drive menu.
On the "My Drive" menu, select a file you would like to initiate a workflow for. In the popup window, click process. Add reviewers and complete workflow preference settings and click the green [Process] button.