Drivr – Google Drive Plugin

Getting Google Drive API Keys

Click here to Watch the video guide

Follow the steps below carefully to generate the keys.

  1. Click this link
  2. Click on ‘Create Project’ button
  3. Give your project a name and click on ‘Create’
  4. Click on ‘Go to APIs overview’
  5. Search and enable Google Drive API and Google Picker API
  6. Click on ‘Credentials’ link in the left sidebar
  7. Click on ‘OAuth consent’ tab, enter a product name and click on ‘Save’. You can leave the rest of the fields blank.
  8. Now click on ‘Create Credentials’ dropdown button and select OAuth Client ID
  9. Select ‘Web application’ as Application type, enter your WordPress website’s URL with ‘www.’ as Authorized Javascript origin (http://www.yourwebsite.com) and click on ‘Create button
  10. Now you have your Client ID created. You are almost there. Let’s create your API key! Click on ‘Create credentials’ dropdown button again and click on ‘API Key’
  11. Now copy Client ID and API Key from the ‘Credentials’ page and paste them in your website’s ‘Cloud Settings’ page
  12. Join this Google Group for the plugin to work for your account.

NOTE: Any change you make in the API settings may take 5 to 10 minutes to reflect in your website.

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