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Connecting Google drive content can be downloaded directly to your Google Drive account.

Before proceeding make sure you have a logged into your Google Drive account.

Tip: Your downloads will be in the " Downloads" folder on your Google Drive.

Linking Dropbox to your Account

Step 1: Authorize your Google Account
On any product page, click the "Google Drive" button to authorize your Drive:

Alternatively, at the bottom of the My Account page, click Authorize Google Drive

Step 2: Allow Google Drive to connect
If you are already logged into your Google account, a pop up box will ask you to confirm authorization:

Ensure that all items are selected (if asked). Press Continue. That's it! Your Google Drive is now linked.

Step 3: Downloading Directly to Google drive
Now that your account is linked, simply click the same "Google Drive" button to download to your Drive:

When you click the Save To Google Drive button, your downloads will save to the Google Drive > Downloads folder.

Step 4: Changing the Default Download Location
If you wish to make Google Drive the default download location, go to the My Account page and select Google Drive from the dropdown box:

Make sure to click Save Changes to save your default download location.

Step 5: Find the Downloads in Google Drive
Your downloads will be in the Downloads folder inside your Google Drive:

Unlinking Google drive

Step 1: My Account
On the My Account page, scroll down to the Default Download Location section

Step 2: Unlink Google drive
Click the text Unlink Google Drive:

Note: "Unlink Google Drive Account" will change to "Authorize Google Drive"

Step 3: Save
Click on Save Changes to save the changes you have made.

If you encounter issues with Google Drive

Unlink Google Drive from

Go to Google Account Security, and completely remove the access to

Link Google Drive to again

That should now solve your issues.

Common Questions

Q: Is my information secure?

A: Yes. We connect with Google Drive, but neither party exchanges any confidential or sensitive information. Rest assured takes your security and personal information very seriously.

Q: What is the advantage of using Google Drive?

A: Google Drive allows you to store your content in the cloud and have your files accessible on any device connected to Google Drive. Also files are automatically unzipped for you.

Q: Can I download my files from Google Drive to my computer?

A: Yes! The best way to do so is to install the Google Drive "Backup and Sync" app for Windows or Mac, that way the files are downloaded directly to your computer, without needing to unzip the file.

Q: Is Google Drive now the default download location?

A: In order to ensure that all files are downloaded to Dropbox by default you must select Google Drive as the Default Download Location on the My Account page.

Updated on: 16/10/2022

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