Mount Google drive in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS


Installation Steps of grive-tools

Step:1 Add grive-tools PPA using below Command :

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:thefanclub/grive-tools

Step:2 Update the list

$ sudo apt-get update

Step:3 Install grive-tools

$ sudo apt-get install grive-tools

Steps to Access Google Drive

Step:1 Once the installation is completed , search the application on the Unity Dash by typing Grive, and open it.


Step:2 Sign in to google drive , you will be asked to give the permissions to access google drive


When we click on Next, a new broswer will open with Google login page

Log in to your Google Account and Click on Accept , as shown below :


Step:3 You will be provided a google code , copy this code and paste it into the Grive Setup box.



When we Click on Next , it will start syncing your google drive with ‘ Google Drive‘ folder under your’s home directory. Below window will appear when the installation is completed.


Google Drive folder created under user’s home directory




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