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Google Drive for Windows Phone- GDrive

Google Drive isthe cloud storage service from Google which offers 5GB of free space. There is a desktop app which allows you to sync files across multiple PC. Google Drive is also available for Android and iPhone, but as of now there is no official app for Windows Phone.GDrive is a free app, which is an unofficial Google Drive client for Windows Phone.

Once installed, you need to add your Google account and provide authorization to access your account.

Add account Gdrive_

The app lists out all the files into two categories, one is files (documents) and second is images. You can add new folder and upload images using the app. But there is no option to upload documents from Office Hub and this is because of the limitation of Windows Phone.

Files Gdrive

Another major issue is that the documents do not open in web browser as well, you can only view the document list and upload image and also create new folders.

Limitations of the app;

  • Cannot open existing documents from your GDrive, only view the list

Download GDrive


About Nirmal

Nirmal is a big fan of Windows phone ever since it was released. He started off with Nokia Lumia 800 and then got the Lumia 920. Presently he owns the Lumia 730 and Lumia 930.

One comment

  1. why cannot view the file can be fix?

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