When this happens...
GmailNew Attachment
Then do this...
Google DriveUpload File

Want an easier way to manage email attachments you need to edit? With this integration, new incoming Gmail email attachments are automatically saved in Google Drive as editable documents. You'll never need to hunt for an old email just to find its attachment again.

How it Works

When you receive a new email in Gmail with an attachment, Zapier copies the attachment to your Google Drive account so you can keep your files organized.

What You Need

  • Gmail account with new emails with attachments
  • Google Drive account

Why Zapier?

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

When this happens...
then do this!
New Email Matching Search

Triggers when you receive a new email that matches a search string you provide.

Create Draft

Create (but do not send) a new email message.

New Labeled Email

Triggers when you receive a new email and label it within two days.

Send Email

Create and send a new email message.

New Attachment

Triggers when you receive a new attachment (triggers once per attachment).

Create File from Text

Create a new file from plain text.

New Starred Email

Triggers when you receive a new email and star it within two days.

Upload File

Copies an existing file from another service to Google Drive.

New Thread

Triggers when a new thread starts.

Create Folder

Create a new, empty folder.

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One of the most popular email services, Gmail keeps track of all your emails with treaded conversations, tags, and Google-powered search to locate find any message you need.

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.