How to share Google Drive file or folder via G QR Code Sharing for Google Drive Add on

Updated: April 14, 2020

1. Download add on

  • You can install via click on this link https://bit.ly/3eBYsYu and click the Install button
  • Or you go to your Google Drive, click on plus button in the right side
  • Enter QR Code sharing and search add on
  • Install the add on G QR Code Sharing for Drive

    2. Choose Google Drive file or folder for sharing
  • Sign in Google Drive and choose file or folder you want to share. For example, you want to share sample.pdf file
  • Click on G QR Code Sharing File icon on the right sidebar

    3. Sharing file or folder
  • You can click QR Code with read-only permission if you only want your friends only can read your file or folder
  • Or you can click QR Code with writable permission if you want your friends can read or write this file or folder
  • You can turn off sharing by clicking turn off QR Code sharing
    4. Customize QR Code
  • For example, you want to share file with read-only mode, click on QR Code with read-only permission. A website page will be shown up
  • You can change QR Code's size
  • You can also insert your branded logo, image into middle of QR Code. For example, you want to insert Facebook logo, please click Choose File and choose Facebook logo
  • Facebook logo will be inserted into QR Code

    5. Scan QR Code to access Google Drive
  • After that, you send this QR Code to your friends, partners or family. They will scan this QR Code by mobile devices and access QR Code with permission you allow
  • If their mobile device already installed Google Drive application, they will be redirected to Google Drive and open sample.pdf file directly
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