Directly modify Google Drive files with desktop applications

GDocsDrive is a fully functional Google Drive client app, which allows you to manage Google Drive files with your desktop apps instead of working through a browser.

With GDocsDrive, you can harness the full power of your Windows applications to edit Google Drive files with ease - not only documents, spreadsheets and powerpoint slides, but also images, text files, or any format supported by your local software.

Seamlessly manage Google Drive from the comfort and power of your desktop.

GDocsDrive
Directly connect Google Drive with desktop apps

Directly connect Google Drive with desktop apps
Automatically sync modified files with Google Drive

Automatically sync modified files with Google Drive
A disk-free client for Google Drive

A disk-free client for Google Drive
Secure - OAuth login, SSL encryption

Secure - OAuth login, SSL encryption
  Differences between GDocsDrive and Google Drive desktop client

Unlike the official Google Drive client, GDocsDrive is disk-free. Each file is downloaded for editing and all changes are automatically uploaded to the cloud every time you save.

GDocsDrive Google Drive
Data storage Cloud Cloud and local, all files synced
Disk usage Almost zero Tens of Gigabytes or even more
Modification of Google format files YES, either through Google Docs or local office suite YES, using Google Docs only
Modification of Non-Google format files YES, through any installed application on your computer NO
Real-time upload of changes YES YES