Google Drive

Syncing With Google Drive

Google Drive is an online storage system originally intended for text documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. It is possible to upload any type of file and use it for generic storage.

Google Drive can be specified as one side of the synchronization by clicking on the Internet button and choosing the Google Drive protocol.

Converting native Google Docs

On the Internet dialog where you choose Google Drive, you will see a tab sheet with settings specific to Google Docs. Here you can specify in which format to download Google Docs native files. For example, a spreadsheet would usually be downloaded as an xls file.

Similarly, you can specify which file types to convert to native Google Docs files upon uploading.

Compression / Zipping / Encryption

The files can also be compressed and encrypted. You will find these options on the Compression tab sheet.