Solved: LibreOffice files and Google Drive

Questions about other topics - please check if your question fits better in another category before posting here
Forum rules
Before you post please read this

Solved: LibreOffice files and Google Drive

Postby RevMike on Tue Feb 12, 2013 12:58 pm

I am thinking of storing LibreOffice files that I want to access on my laptop and share with colleagues.
How easy is it to move files to GDrive or save directly into it?
What is the compatibility like?
Any other problems - or indeed benefits?
Thanks folks,
Last edited by RevMike on Wed May 08, 2013 7:55 am, edited 1 time in total.
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 33
Joined: Sat Mar 28, 2009 12:19 pm

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.

Re: LibreOffice files and Google Drive

Postby nomko on Tue Feb 12, 2013 3:07 pm

Google Drive is just like Dropbox or Ubuntu One, a cloud storage service. When you have a Gmail account, you have Google Drive too. You can access it by any webbrowser, so there's not really a big need for a Google Drive client. And you can access your documents anywhere on this planet if you access to the internet.

I haven't encountered any problems. I just edit/create files/documents and later on upload them using Firefox.
ASUS P5KPL-AM SE*Intel Core2 Quad CPU Q8200*4 GiB ram*nVidia GeForce 9500GT*Realtek RTL8101/8102E*Optiarc DVD-RW AD-7200A*HDD:Samsung HD501LJ/HD103SI*Sitecom X5-N600 Router (WLR-5100)

Visit my website:
My personal website
User avatar
Level 9
Level 9
Posts: 2869
Joined: Sat Feb 25, 2012 7:28 pm
Location: The Hague, The Netherlands

Return to Other topics

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Derek_S and 3 guests