Software : Google : Drive for iOS

Google Drive for iOS

(as of 8/4/2015)

Software Overview

Main Features

  • Upload files from your iOS device to your Drive
  • View PDF, MP4, JPEG, PNG files and more
  • Share files and folders with other users

Google Drive is an iOS app that allows you to access and back up your files on your Drive. You need a Google account in order to install the app on your device.

Drive allows you to upload documents, videos, and images from your iPhone or iPad to your cloud storage. Once you upload the files, you can view them instantly, as Drive supports a variety of formats, such as PDF, Microsoft Office XML, JPEG, PNG, MOV, MP4, BMP, and TIFF. The app also allows you to share your files and folders with others and customize the viewing capabilities of the files and folders so anyone with a link can view, edit, or comment.

Google Drive enables you to manage your cloud storage from your iOS device. You can back up documents, video, and pictures from your device, view files that are already in your cloud storage space and share uploaded files and folders with others. Google Drive is a must-have tool for iOS users who need to manage their Drive cloud storage.

Supported File Types

Primary file extension

.JPG – JPEG Image

Other file extensions used by Google Drive for iOS 4

Supported File Types
.AVIAudio Video Interleave File
.BMPBitmap Image File
.DOCXMicrosoft Word Open XML Document
.GDRAWGoogle Drive Drawing
.GIFGraphical Interchange Format File
.MOVApple QuickTime Movie
.MP4MPEG-4 Video File
.PDFPortable Document Format File
.PNGPortable Network Graphic
.PPSXPowerPoint Open XML Slide Show
.PPTXPowerPoint Open XML Presentation
.TIFTagged Image File
.XLSXMicrosoft Excel Open XML Spreadsheet
Additional Related File Formats
.DOCMicrosoft Word Document
.PPTPowerPoint Presentation
.XLSExcel Spreadsheet

Updated: August 4, 2015