Limagito Filemover Software Blog and News

September 25, 2016

Using Google Drive, Client ID and Secret

Before you can use ‘Google Drive’ in our File Mover, you need to register a new application in the Google APIs Console.

> Click the following link: https://console.developers.google.com/apis/library
> Log in with YOUR Google account

> Select Drive API from Library

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> Create Project from Dashboard

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> Enter a project name. You don’t need to use ‘LimagitoX’, you can choose your own project name.

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> Enable Drive API from Dashboard

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> Setup Credentials from Dashboard

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> We will be using OAuth 2.0 authorization (Client ID & Client Secret)

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> Enter a valid email address and choose a product name

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> Click on the ‘Edit’ button of your OAuth 2.0 Client ID

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> Add the ‘Client ID’ and ‘Client Secret’ to the Google Drive Setup options of our File Mover

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