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Google Drive + Dropbox Integrations

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Do Even More with Google Drive + Dropbox

With Zapier, you can do more than just connect 2 apps—you can automate entire processes from beginning to end! Here are some popular ways users make their Google Drive + Dropbox workflows do more for them.

  • Google Drive triggers, actions, and search
    New File
    Triggers when any new file is added (inside of any folder).
    Trigger
    Scheduled
  • Google Drive triggers, actions, and search
    New File in Folder
    Triggers when a new file is added directly to a specific folder (but not its subfolders).
    Trigger
    Scheduled
  • Google Drive triggers, actions, and search
    New Folder
    Triggers when a new folder is added directly to a specific folder (but not its subfolders).
    Trigger
    Scheduled
  • Google Drive triggers, actions, and search
    Updated File
    Triggers when a file is updated in a specific folder (but not its subfolders).
    Trigger
    Scheduled
  • Google Drive triggers, actions, and search
    Copy File
    Create a copy of the specified file.
    Action
    Write
  • Google Drive triggers, actions, and search
    Upload File
    Copies an existing file from another service to Google Drive.
    Action
    Write
  • Google Drive triggers, actions, and search
    Create Folder
    Create a new, empty folder.
    Action
    Write
  • Google Drive triggers, actions, and search
    Move File
    Move a file from one folder to another.
    Action
    Write
  • Google Drive

    Create a new file from plain text.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Google Drive

    Upload a file to Drive, that replaces an existing file.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Google Drive

    Adds a sharing scope to the sharing preference of a file. Does not remove existing sharing settings. Provides a sharing URL.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Google Drive

    Search for a specific file by name.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Google Drive

    Search for a specific folder by name.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Google Drive

    Finds or creates a specific file v2.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Google Drive

    Finds or creates a specific folder v2.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Triggers when a new folder is added. Make sure the number of files/folders in the watched folder does not exceed 4000.

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Dropbox

    Triggers when a new file is added to a folder. Make sure the number of files/folders in the watched folder does not exceed 4000.

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Dropbox

    Creates a brand new folder at the path you specify.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Upload an existing file or attachment not bigger than 100 MB.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Moves a file to a new location at the path you specify.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Creates a brand new text file from plain text content you specify.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Adds a new line to an existing text file, or creates a file if it doesn't exist.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Renames a file that you specify.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Creates a shared link for a file.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Finds a folder by name. Make sure the number of files/folders in the watched folder does not exceed 4000.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Search for a specific file by name. Make sure the number of files/folders in the watched folder does not exceed 4000.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Searches for files in a folder that match a search term in the contents or name. Requires a Dropbox Business account.

    Scheduled

    Action

How Google Drive + Dropbox Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Authenticate Google Drive and Dropbox.
    30 seconds
  2. Step 2: Pick one of the apps as a trigger, which will kick off your automation.
    15 seconds
  3. Step 3: Choose a resulting action from the other app.
    15 seconds
  4. Step 4: Select the data you want to send from one app to the other.
    2 minutes
  5. That’s it! More time to work on other things.

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About Google Drive

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.
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