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

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Is there a Google Drive client available?

I'd like to install a Google Drive client for Xubuntu (12.04). I'm getting non-English Google results, and I didn't find grive in the Xubuntu repositories. Does anyone know of a client that works ...
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How to install Google Drive on Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04, I tried to search for Google Drive on Ubuntu Software Center, but couldnot find it. Searched for answers in Askubuntu but all I found was ways to install Google Drive on ...
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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 access Google drive from Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a Google Drive client available for Ubuntu? Is there any app that can fully integrate with Ubuntu(with Nautilus) to access Google docs and other files that I ...
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Private alternative to Google Docs?

Is there software to install on an ubuntu server, and then use to collaboratively edit text files, sometimes adding some attachments? it's important that no data is lost if 2 people save the same doc ...
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Pasting from vim in terminal to Google Docs (Firefox + Vimperator) - need to understand

I had some trouble with copy-pasting text from vim in terminal to Google Docs (aka Drive) document (hereafter GDd) in FF browser (with Vimperator). Note: I have a file opened in Vim 7.2 in ...
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Google Drive is not synchronizing properly

I have install Google Drive using this nice tutorial. The issue is the folder is synchronized. If I choose Sync Now option, a synchronization is started and after few seconds a message is displayed ...
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Get Rid of inSync

I'm new here, so I'm not totally sure if this question would be appropriate for these forums, but anyways... How can I uninstall inSync from my computer. I didn't like the service and so, I ...
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Are there any simple app to sync a folder with google drive?

I have a folder where i save my scripts, netbeans projects i write etc. Im tired of uploading it after every new project or every edits i make. I saw some clients but i dont want to use them. Is ...
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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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Google Drive for Ubuntu 15.04? [duplicate]

Can someone please help me with finding a solution to getting Google Drive on Ubuntu 15.04? I tried installing Grive from the app store, but it doesn't show up in my installed apps anywhere. And when ...
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sharing a comment on installing Google Drive on ubuntu [closed]

I tried installing Google Drive on Ubuntu 14.04, followed instructions, and got the same results reported as follows: "I get this error :( grive-tools : Depends: grive (>= 0.3) but it is not going to ...
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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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How to install Google drive? [duplicate]

How to install Google drive in Ubuntu 13.04? I am trying to find out an installation file from Internet (by using Google search). But, am not able to find out such installer.
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Is it possible that Google Drive is in bundled in Google Chrome?

Is it possible that Google Drive for ubuntu is included in Google Chrome? I tried several times to install Google Drive unsuccessfully. When I ran Google Chrome, the icons inherited from Windows ...
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Upload Files(from the internet) to a dropbox or google drive

I want to download a file from the internet and I have to store it on my dropbox/google drive. Is there a way to skip my PC. So the dropbox server is downloading the file right in my folder? This ...
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How to make a launcher that will first navigate to a folder and then execute a command that resides in normal /usr/bin/

Okay this Question is basically directed for using GRIVE the linux client for Google Drive Details on how to do it are Here. The thing is that,evrytime i want the folder to sync,I have to navigate ...
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Google sites are not opening

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm having a strange issue, I have no idea what else to do... 1) Some Google sites/functionalities are not opening. GMail works but the browser tab keeps loading forever, I ...
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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 ...
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no files in grive Google Drive Folder

I have installed grive . It creates google drive folder . From gdrive menu bar when i click sync now it shows synchronizing and complete message .But no file syncs.My Auto sync is also on.
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Google Docs lauched via OCAMLFUSE

I am running Ubuntu 15.04 and have installed and configured OCAMLFUSE to mount my Google Drive on login. I use the Drive to store many formats of files and also create Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, ...
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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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Low resources browser with support for Google Drive

Is there a browser which user low resources that supports Google Drive in the sense of editing documents online? I've tried Midori and Epiphany, but no luck so far. Chromium and Firefox are still ...
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Grive installation error

I was trying to use google drive backup in ubuntu using 'grive' . I got the following error on running the make command: scientia@ubuntu:~/gDrive/grive$ make [ 1%] Building CXX object ...
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How to push (sync) from local repository to my Google Drive using Grive client on Ubuntu?

I would like to push changes from my local Google Drive to cloud. How to sync this way? Thank you.
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Is Grive still ignoring files that start with “.” (hidden)

I am considering alternatives to Dropbox. I have read that Grive (version 0.2) ignores files that start with "." (hidden). This means that my Git directories wont get sync which is a show stopper for ...
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Alternative to Google Drive for Ubuntu [duplicate]

I switched over to xubuntu, but one of the most important things that I really need/use seems to not be available for Linux. It's google drive, and the ones i've tried such as Grive, just don't work ...
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Backup Server docs and sql files with Grive

Has anyone ever used Grive for Ubuntu Server backs up to Google Drive? How safe would this be? (Not sure if my "anti-google" boss would like it too much but still)
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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 upload any file to google drive using Ubuntu file manager

I am not getting the way to upload any file to Google drive as the drive is just like a folder in Ubuntu and copy paste of any file to drive does not uploads it and also i haven't seen any option to ...