Use Your Gmail As an External Drive (7GB)

Intro: Use Your Gmail As an External Drive (7GB)

This is shows you how to use your Gmail account as an extra drive with 7.18 GB of extra space.
You do need to be connected to the internet to access it.

This preety much uses your gmail space as an online drive.

Step 1: Download the Program

Step 2: Follow Through the Setup

Click on the Setup icon. Then click on run. And follow through the steps and enter your Gmail Email and Password. The when you're done you should see another drive in My Computer called GMail Drive.

Step 3: Enjoy Your Free 7.18GB !

Just log-in with your usual Gmail Email and Password.



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    17 Discussions

    ok so i did some research and there is only one draw back for this......

    you can only save files up to 10mb on it there are other programs and add-ons that can break up larger files so they can fit.
    just thought i'd mention that.


    7 years ago on Introduction

    if you are not connected to the internet, how would you veiw this instructable?


    7 years ago on Step 3

    This is so cool. I could really use the extra space right now.


    8 years ago on Step 3

    Is this working? thats awesome..


    8 years ago on Introduction

    quick question every time i try to logonto it it says that browsers cookie functionalty is turned off when i know they are on


    9 years ago on Introduction

    emm me again, so in essence if i set up several adresses could i in theory have 28 gig worths of space from gmail?

    1 reply

    I had this set up about a year ago, and I found it useful but impossibly slow, and then it broke and I couldn't delete the files off of my Gmail account. I think it cost me a couple hundred megabytes on my account.


    i have done this before and when they do upgrades it sometimes does`nt let you log in i use it for junk lol or not so important files.