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Google Drive - Save to Drive for Chrome

posted 12 Dec 2012, 07:04 by Stephen Hind   [ updated 2 Jan 2013, 10:41 ]

Google has released a Chrome Extension that enables you save content from web pages directly into Google Drive. 

You can configure the extension to save the content in the following ways:

  • Images
    • Images get saved into Google Drive directly as an image using the same format.
  • HTML Web Pages
    You can can configure the Chrome extension to save web pages in one of the following ways
    • Image of entire page (.png) 
    • Image of visible page (.png) 
    • HTML source (.html) 
    • Web archive (.mht) 
    • Google Document
  • HTML 5 Audio & Video
    Google Drive saves these both in their HTML 5 format but  a great deal of audio and video exists on the internet that do not use the HTML 5 formats.

It's another great feature from Google to make use of Google Drive much easier.

For further information see Google Drive's Google+ Post and Save to Drive Help Centre Article.

Save Image to Google Drive in the Context Menu

Save Image to Google Drive in the Context Menu

Commenting on Areas of an Image stored in Google Drive

Commenting on areas of an image in Google Drive