Get Direct Download Link From Google Drive And Share it

Google Drive is free file hosting site owned by the tech giant Google.Google drive allows us to upload files more than 10 GB.The main Competitor against Drive is Dropbox.We can also add users for editing the file renaming the and many more which  is not possible in other free hosting services

All features of Drive provided by Google is great but some where  something went wrong.Like we cant get the direct link for downloading the file instead we only get a indirect link which will make reader to redirected to another page.

So for over coming this problem we had find a way that you can share the direct download link

Example :

If you want to add a sidebar widget for your Android app and you have hosted the file on Drive then they should go to Drive’c site get the file from there.Which is Good To get the file from our website or from Drive’s

If you want to share the direct download link  simply change  link to another one

  • Go to Drive’s dashboard and point on file
  • Click on the link icon and grab the link(screenshot below)
  • Copy the URL
  • Paste the URL to any where,i’m using chrome itself
  • Copy the file ID from the URL(refer the screenshot)
  • On the below link Replace File ID with the ID we got from the URL

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Share the link over the internet and let the user directly download the file without any middle man

So,this is the easiest trick ever to extract direct download link from Share URL

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Astro Joseph

Hey Guys, I’m Astro K Joseph, Founder and CEO of IPEE World from Kerala, India. I started this blog as a passion and it now empowering thousands of readers around the globe.Here I usually share stuff related to How To, Android, Windows, Facebook, WhatsApp, Blogging, etc.

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