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Look! Directly Upload File to Google Drive from URL Link!

The following content will introduce you mainly about how to carry out Amazon cloud data migration with the help of cloud migration software – MultCloud.

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Mar 06, 2019 | 3 mins read

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Here, in this article, it will talk about upload files/folders, photos/images, videos, etc. data to online Google Drive only by giving their address URL links. This is a need for a lot of cloud users, not only GDrive, but also other cloud brands like OneDrive, Dropbox, MEGA, pCloud, Amazon Drive, etc.

The following content will take GD for example to teach you how to upload a link to cloud drive.

How to Upload Link to Google Drive?

Since Google cloud official Backup and Sync app can’t complete Google Drive upload link, you should rely on a professional and reliable third party URL link uploading software called MultCloud. The instruction is as below.

Step 1. Free Sign up MultCloud

Since MultCloud is a web-based program, to make use of it, you just need to create an account of it.

Step 2. Add Google Drive Account to MultCloud

Under the premise of successfully registered to MultCloud, then, you should include related Google account into MultCloud. Sign into MultCloud, in its main user screen, select “Add Clouds” on the top and choose “Google Drive” or “Google Drive for G Suite” according to the type of you G Drive. Next, follow the guidance to finish this step.

Add Google Drive
Add Google Cloud Drive

Step 3. Google Drive Upload Link

After Google Drive account is embedded into MultCloud platform, you are able to start the most important step of uploading file to Google Drive via link. Enter “Cloud Explorer” tab and click “Google Drive” in the left panel to make it active; in the right area, click “Upload” and select “Upload URL” in the pop-up window.

Google Drive Upload URL
Google Drive Upload Link

In the next window, input the link address as well as set a filename to the target file. Finally, click “OK”.

Add URL to Google Drive
Add URL to Google Drive

Notes: Make sure the extension of the specified file name is the same as its original one. Otherwise, when the file is successfully saved to destination, it may not be preview properly.


From above guidance, it is very easy and convenient to use MultCloud to accomplish Google Drive upload link. This application greatly optimizes people’s life by saving much time for them. Besides, MultCloud still has several other advantages that make it outstanding of other similar tools.

Firstly, it’s an online service. There is no need to download and install it onto your local computers; thus saving much hard disk space.

Secondly, it can be applied in almost all local devices including desktop, laptop, notebook, ipad and cellphone; and all operating systems like Windows PC & Server, Linux, Mac, iOS, Android.

Thirdly, except for cloud providers mentioned above, it also supports cloud storages offered by Box, Flickr, MediaFire, ADrive, BaiDu and so on companies.

Fourthly, besides send link to Google Drive, MultCloud provides other functions like cloud to cloud migration/transfer/movement, sync between clouds, copy from one cloud to another and many other cloud management features.

Finally, MultCloud’s free plan can satisfy most users’ needs; you can feel free to have a try by creating an account of it.

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