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Google Drive

Privacy Policy

Before activating this feature, please take a look at our Google Integration Privacy Policy

Google Drive / Google Docs is a free online Google application that allows you to create and edit documents on the web without the need of any word processing software. Google Drive integration appears in LogicalDOC as an entry in the Tools menu. From the submenu, you can choose to edit text documents, calculation sheets, and presentations, create new documents, or import and export documents between LogicalDOC and Google Drive.

The first time you want to use Google Drive from within LogicalDOC, you have to properly configure the Google Drive API in your Google account, please read the guide Configuring Google Drive API


Anytime you want to start working with Google Drive, remember to open the menu Tools → Google Drive → Authorize 

The form shows your Client ID and secret values, click Authorize.

Edit a Document

Select the document you wish to edit, and choose Edit document (Tools → Google Drive → Edit document). The document will open in the editor allowing you to modify its contents.

While you are editing a file in LogicalDOC the document is locked.

There are three buttons on the editor’s toolbar:

Close: closes the editor, the document remains locked

Cancel: closes the editor, the document is unlocked in LogicalDOC

Checkin: the document is modified, and a new version is saved to LogicalDOC

Create a new Document

Select Create document (Tools Google Drive Create document) to open a blank document to modify.

Import from Google Drive

Click on Import from Google Drive (Tools Google Drive Import from Google Drive). Using the finder, browse for and select the files you wish to import.

Export to Google Drive

Select the documents you wish to export. Click on Export to Google Drive (Tools Google DriveExport to Google Drive).