Google Docs Integrations

  • Save Typeform form entries to Google Docs

    Want a simple way to view and edit the entries your Typeform form gets? You can use this integration keep track of those responses by sending each new Typeform entry to Google Docs as a new text file. That way, your data is in a safe, searchable place rather than buried deep in the throws of your email.

    How It Works

    1. Zapier watches out for new Typeform entries
    2. When you get a new entry, Zapier creates a new Google Docs text file from that entry

    What You Need

    • Typeform account
    • Google Docs account
  • Create new Google Docs text files from new rows in Google Sheets

    Need to move information between Google Sheets and Google Docs? This Google Sheets-Google Docs integration can save you time through Zapier automation: once activated, this Zap will create a new text file in Google Docs for each new row added to a spreadsheet in Google Sheets.

    Note: This Zapier integration doesn't create text files for existing rows, only new ones after you've set it up.

    How It Works

    1. A new row is added to a spreadsheet in Google Sheets
    2. Zapier automation creates a new text file in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Google Sheets account
    • Google Docs account
  • Copy file to Dropbox or create a text file for each new Google Document

    Easily backup your Google Docs to Dropbox with this Google Docs Dropbox integration. Whenever a new doc is create in Google Docs this automation will save a copy to Dropbox.

    Note: This Zapier integration doesn't copy files for existing documents, only new ones after you've set it up.

    How It Works

    1. A new document is created in Google Docs
    2. Zapier automatically either copies a file from the internet into your Dropbox, or creates a text file

    What You Need

    • Google Docs account
    • Dropbox account
  • Create Trello cards from new Google Docs documents

    Need to keep track of all the documents you are working on? This Google Docs Trello integration makes it easy to automatically create a new card in Trello for each new document you create in Google Documents so you can stay organized.

    How It Works

    1. Add a new document to Google Docs
    2. Zapier automatically creates a new card in Trello

    What You Need

    • A Google Docs account
    • A Trello account
  • Create text files in Google Docs for new Gmail emails that match a search

    If you want to keep records of incoming or outgoing emails that match specific search parameters, use this Zap to save time. This Gmail-Google Doc integration will periodically search your Gmail with any parameters you want, and create individual text files for any new emails that match the search.

    Note: This integration will only find emails that match the search query and have recently come into your Inbox; it won't find older emails in your archives.

    How It Works

    1. Your Gmail is searched for emails that match specific search parameters
    2. Zapier automation creates new text files in Google Docs for all such emails

    What You Need

    • Gmail account
    • Google Docs account
  • Save Google Docs documents to Onedrive

    Cloud apps are all about staying in sync. This Zap will help you bridge the Google-Microsoft gap: it saves any new Google Doc to Onedrive, so you don't need to hop back-and-forth between apps.

    How It Works

    1. You create a new Google Docs document
    2. Zapier automatically copies that document over to Onedrive

    What You Need

    • A Google Docs account
    • A Onedrive account
  • Save New Evernote Notes to Google Docs

    Want to backup your Evernote notes to Google Docs? This Evernote Google Docs integration will automatically save new Evernote notes to a new Google Doc for you.

    How It Works

    1. A new note in Evernote is added
    2. Zapier creates a doc in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Evernote account
    • Google Docs account
  • Back up Typeform entries with Google Docs plain text files

    Nobody wants to deal with a data disaster. This Zap gives you a safety net, creating a backup of each Typeform entry in Google Docs plain text file.

    How It Works

    1. A new entry is filed for your Typeform form
    2. Zapier copies the data from that form into a plain text file in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • A Typeform account
    • A Google Docs account
  • Create new Google Docs text files from updated rows in Google Sheets

    Capture Google Sheets changes in your Google Docs by allowing this Zap to automatically create a new text file in Google Docs every time a row is updated on a Google Sheets spreadsheet. It's the perfect way to log changes, or create new draft documents based on spreadsheet changes.

    How It Works

    1. A row is updated on a spreadsheet in Google Sheets
    2. Zapier automation creates a new text file in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Google Sheets account
    • Google Docs account
  • Create Google Docs documents and folders in Google Drive from Typeform responses

    Build your own library with this Zap! Zapier will create Google Drive folders and Google Docs documents automatically for every one of your new Typeform responses. Once you enable this Zap, you won't have to copy and paste anymore.

    How this integration works:

    1. New responses arrive from Typeform
    2. Zapier creates a Google Drive folder
    3. Zapier creates a Google Doc in that folder

    Apps involved

    • Typeform
    • Google Drive
    • Google Docs
  • Capture activity on Trello cards in new Google Docs text files

    If you're having trouble keeping an eye on changes to your Trello cards, this Zap is for you. Once activated, a new text file will be created in Google Docs for each activity item on your cards. This will happen automatically every time there is activity on a card, and you can select to watch for activity everywhere or only on specific boards, lists, or cards. It's an easy way to keep a log of everything that happens on Trello, or a way to backup your Trello cards to Google Docs.

    How It Works

    1. New activity happens on a card in Trello
    2. Zapier automation creates a new text file in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Trello account
    • Google Docs account
  • Send message in Slack when there is a new Google Document

    Get notified of new Google Documents or alert Slack teammates by having Zapier automatically send a message in Slack when a new document is created. Once this Google Docs Slack integration is activated, this Zap will send a message for each new Google Document that is created into Slack channel you specify.

    How It Works

    1. A new document is created in Google Docs
    2. Zapier automation sends a message in Slack

    What You Need

    • Google Docs account
    • Slack account
  • Save Gravity Forms form responses to a Google Docs file

    Need a quick and convenient way to archive and backup Gravity Forms response data? Use this Gravity Forms Google Docs integration to automatically save new form responses to a Google Docs file.

    Note: works for any new Gravity Forms response once turned on.

    How It Works

    1. A new Gravity Forms response is submitted
    2. Zapier automatically saves the responses to a Google Docs file

    What You Need

    • Gravity Forms plugin
    • Zapier Gravity Forms plugin
    • Google Docs account
  • Add new Typeform entries to Google Docs as text files

    Using a Typeform form to gather files that you need to save in Google Docs? Zapier can help. This integration will watch your Typeform form for new entries with files, then will copy the attached files over to your Google Docs account. You'll never have to download and manually add files from your form to Google Docs again.

    Note: Make sure your form includes a file upload field that's marked as required, so your form entries will always include a file for Zapier to copy over to Google Docs.

    How It Works

    1. An entry is added to a form in Typeform
    2. Zapier automation creates a new text file in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Typeform account
    • Google Docs account
  • Create a Google Doc for new Google Contacts

    Need a spot to take notes on new Google Contacts? This Google Contacts Google Docs integration will create a new Google Docs file for each new or new to a group Google Contacts contact so you can have a convenient scratchpad for taking notes on new contacts.

    *Note: Works for any new or new to a group contact once turned on.

    How It Works

    1. A new or new to a group contact is added to Google Contacts
    2. Zapier automatically creates a Google Doc file for that contact

    What You Need

    • Google Contacts account
    • Google Docs account
  • Copy files to Google Docs whenever they are added to Dropbox

    Back up your Dropbox effortlessly by having this Dropbox-Google Docs integration create copies in Google Docs of new files that are added to your Dropbox. This Zap will trigger for all new files once it is set up.

    Note: Make sure any text files added to Dropbox are not empty, as this Zap will not trigger for blank files.

    How It Works

    1. A file is added to your Dropbox
    2. Zapier automation creates a copy in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Dropbox account
    • Google Docs account
  • Send email via Gmail when there is a new Google Document

    Use Zapier automation to stay updated and get an email alert or alert others when a new document is created in Google Docs. This Google Docs-Gmail integration will ensure that any new Google Documents will trigger an email to your chosen recipients with content you define.

    Note: This Zapier integration doesn't send emails for existing documents, only new ones after you've set it up.

    How It Works

    1. A new document is created in Google Docs
    2. Zapier automation sends an email via Gmail to the specified recipient(s)

    What You Need

    • Google Docs account
    • Gmail account
  • Create Google Docs text files from new or moved Trello cards

    Need to keep a record of your Trello cards? This Zap allows you to save backups of your cards by creating text files in Google Docs whenever a new Trello card is added.

    Note: This Trello-Google Docs integration doesn't create text files for existing cards, only new ones after you've set it up.

    How It Works

    1. A card is added to a board in Trello
    2. Zapier automation creates a new text file in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Trello account
    • Google Docs account
  • Automatically create a Google Docs document every week

    If you have a weekly summary that you need to put together for your boss, or you want to motivate yourself to write a weekly blog post, try this Zap: it automatically creates a Google Docs document each week at a time that you specify.

    How It Works

    1. You choose when each week you want a Google Doc to be created
    2. Zapier automatically creates a Google Doc filled with text that you specify

    What You Need

    • A Google Docs account
  • Post new Google Docs to an RSS feed

    Since you're producing and storing your content on cloud storage already, you can share it from there without any additional tools except for Zapier. Set up this Google Docs-RSS integration to watch your chosen folders, and pick a custom RSS feed name.

    From then on, whenever a new document is added to Google Docs, Zapier will automatically post it to your new RSS feed, give you an easily read and shared digest of the activity you want others to know.

    How It Works

    1. A new document is added on Google Docs
    2. Zapier automation posts the document to an RSS feed

    What You Need

    • Google Docs account
  • Create Google Doc file from Solid meeting's notes

    When running meetings that lead to clear decisions and plan of actions, it's important to be able to share it with everyone concerned. Sometimes, this includes even people who weren't present in the meeting. From now on, you won't have to spend time writing summaries of your meetings for everyone.

    After taking notes during a meeting on Solid, easily create meeting minutes by exporting them in a new Google Doc file. You can then share the minutes with anyone, even if they weren't in the meeting, or if they're not on Solid.

    Note: Remember to end the meeting on Solid in order to create the Google Doc file.

    How It Works

    1. A meeting is ended on Solid
    2. Zapier creates a Google Doc file with all the notes you and your collaborators took during the meeting

    What You Need

    • Solid account
    • Google account
  • Copy files from Evernote to Google Docs

    Need a simple way to move the attachments on your Evernote notes to Google Docs? This Zapier integration can watch your Evernote notebook for new file attachments, then copy them over to Google Drive automatically. You can add your files easily to Evernote, and still be able to quickly open and edit them in Google Docs.

    Note: Make sure your Evernote note includes an attachment, or the Zap won't trigger.

    How It Works

    1. A note is created in Evernote
    2. Zapier automation creates a new text file in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Evernote account
    • Google Docs account
  • Add new Wufoo entries to Google Docs as text files

    Record any new Wufoo entries automatically in Google Docs with this Zap - once activated, a new text file will be created for you in Google Docs for each new Wufoo entry you receive. That way, you can turn your form entries into documents or blog posts easily, or just backup your form entries to new documents automatically.

    Note: This Wufoo-Google Docs integration doesn't create text files for existing entries, only new ones after you've set it up.

    How It Works

    1. An entry is added to a form in Wufoo
    2. Zapier automation creates a new text file in Google Docs

    What You Need

    • Wufoo account
    • Google Docs account
  • Send MindManager content to Google Docs

    Ever wanted to convert your MindManager map to a Google Doc that you can edit and share with others? With a little help from Zapier, you can automate this tedious task and keep everyone on the same page.

    How It Works

    1. Select the Central Topic OR to export specific topic text, select just that topic
    2. Send the selected topic to Zapier
    3. Zapier converts the topic text into a Google document

    What You Need

    • Mindjet Cloud account
    • Google account
  • Save new SurveyMonkey responses as Google Docs

    Looking for a better way to review and collaborate on your SurveyMonkey responses? Activate this Zap and they'll all show up on Google Docs automatically. From then on, we'll send every new response you get on SurveyMonkey to Google Docs, creating a document with every answer for you to go through when you can.

    How this SurveyMonkey-Google Docs integration works

    1. A new response is received on SurveyMonkey
    2. Zapier automation creates a new document on Google Docs

    Apps involved

    • SurveyMonkey
    • Google Docs

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Google Docs Integration Details

Launched on Zapier October 24, 2011

Zapier combines Triggers (like "New Document in Folder") and Actions (like "Create Document from Text") to complete an action in one app when a trigger occurs in another app. These combos—called "Zaps"—complete your tasks automatically.

The following Google Docs Triggers, Searches, and Actions are supported by Zapier:

Create Document from Text

Create a new document from text. Also supports sending formatted HTML.

Upload Document

Copy an already-existing file from another service to Docs. Will convert the file to Google Doc format if possible.

Append Text to Document

Appends text to an existing document.

New Document in Folder

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

New Document

Triggers when a new document is added (inside any folder).

Find a Document

Search for a specific document by name.

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