Google Drive is a file storage and sync service by Google that was released on April 24, 2012

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How to upload a file to google drive?

I would like to just upload files to google drive from the command line. I don't care about synchronisation. I just want to upload things to google drive and if they exist they get replaced if not ...
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How to mount Google Drive, without grive?

Since grive no longer works with new Google API, how do I mount Google Drive?
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OverGrive not work after restart computer

I successfully installed OverGrive (https://www.thefanclub.co.za/overgrive) on Ubuntu 15.04, which made the connection and sync without major problems, but after restarting the computer the software ...
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How to set up Google Drive (grive) in Ubuntu 15.10?

I've been using Grive in Ubuntu 14.10, but after the upgrade to Ubuntu 15.10 the Google Drive app has been uninstalled automatically. How can I get it working again?
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Segmentation fault when attempting to install drive using Go

I am trying to install drive on my Ubuntu 14.04 from the command line. I have installed Go and Git as the instructions in the link said, but whenever I try to run the command $ go get -u ...
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Using 'drive' google drive cli

I installed the (quasi?) official gdrive linux cli based on instructions from howtogeek. This failed with the following message: $ go get github.com/odeke-em/drive/cmd/drive go tool: no such ...
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I cannot open Google docs in Libreoffice.

I've just installed isync to use Google Drive on Ubuntu 12.04. Its really nice, synchronizes very well. However, I'm not able to open my doc files using libreoffice. The error is mainly this: The ...
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How to do partial sync in grive (grive2)

Grive2, which presents as grive version 0.4.0-1 seems to be working in Mint 17.2 (based on Ubuntu 15.04) using the ppa from webupd8. Supposedly it can now do partial/selective sync. (see Is there a ...
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Nautilus 3.18.2 and Google Drive

I am currently running Nautilus 3.18.2 and one of the announced features was that there will be Google Drive support after Online Accounts have been properly set up. So after adding in my Google ...
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Can I sync arbitrary google drive directories?

Is there some way that I can keep certain directories in google drive synchronized with various local dirs? I've looked at a couple apps (SyncDrive, grive), but it looks like they just sync my entire ...
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Sharing Google Drive Client/Folder between Win10 and ubuntu

I need to install Google Drive client on both Win10 and Ubuntu16 and of course share the google drive folder between the two OS, I figured that I should install the client on one OS have it link to a ...
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Install Google Drive Sync for Windows using Wine

Is there a way to install the googledrivesync.exe using Wine? I've tried various alternative clients, but they are somewhat limited, and other guides I've followed are somewhat outdated.
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Grive2 automatically sync (on logout)

So I found that grive2 can be used to synchronize my google drive files. I also found a nice way to automatically sync google drive when I login to Ubuntu (16.04) desktop: Startup Application ...
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Working with Grive

Does anyone know of a better free way to sync googledrive and ubuntu? I have tried grive but it just doesn't do the same as a windows computer. It must be a free program! I keep getting this error ...
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How do I install Google Drive to be run from the terminal on Ubuntu 15.04?

How to install Google Drive to be run from the terminal on Ubuntu 15.04? To run and upload files from the terminal directly.
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synchronizing google drive

I'm trying to synchronize Google Drive on my ubuntu 15.10 OS. When I choose the directory where I want to locate Google Drive, I type: grive sync and then I get the following error: Reading ...
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Where does chromium store the google drive data?

I had a bunch of offline work deleted during a sync to google drive using chromium. The changes are not shown in the history. I'm trying to see if I can find the old changes/content on my computer. ...
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How can I get google documents to show up in gnome documents

I have setup a google online account in gnome and use the document manager, but google docs don't seem to appear. I have documents turned on for my online google account. Do google documents need to ...