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Google DriveUpload File

You already keep all of your Google Docs and other important files in Google Drive. With this Zap, you can also save any file from your email to Google Drive. Whenever someone emails you something important, forward it to the Zapier email address you'll set up with this Zap, and Zapier will automatically save it to Google Drive.

Learn more in our guide on how to email files to Google Drive.

What You Need

  • An email app
  • A Google Drive account

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It's easy to connect Email by Zapier + Google Drive and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

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New Inbound Email

Triggers when an email is forwarded to your own custom zapiermail.com address.

Send Outbound Email

Send an email from your own custom zapiermail.com address. Up to 10 emails sent per hour.

New File in Folder

Triggers when a new file is added directly to a specific folder (but not its subfolders).

Create File from Text

Create a new file from plain text.

New File

Triggers when any new file is added (inside of any folder).

Upload File

Copies an existing file from another service to Google Drive.

Updated File

Triggers when a file is updated in a specific folder (but not its subfolders).

Create Folder

Create a new, empty folder.

New Folder

Triggers when a new folder is added directly to a specific folder (but not its subfolders).

Copy File

Create a copy of the specified file.

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Become a Zapier Integration Partner

Send and receive email via a custom Zapier email address at "zapiermail.com". This is great for triggering off of emails and sending custom emails. (Max of 10 email sends per hour.) Have direct access to your own email servers? Check out our IMAP and SMTP services!

Google Drive is Google's file sync app that lets you store all of your files online alongside your Google Docs documents, and keep them synced with all of your devices.