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This article was published on December 19, 2008


Google Releases Nifty Google Docs Desktop Gadget

Google Releases Nifty Google Docs Desktop Gadget
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Google have just released a desktop gadget which lets you search and open all your Google documents from your desktop. You are able to drag and drop documents into the gadget and have them automatically uploaded to your Google docs account. What’s even more awesome is that you can bulk upload!

For the developer in you, the gadget has been open sourced in the hope that it will inspire developers to learn how to integrate desktop applications with Google Docs using the Google Documents List Data API.

The Gadget works will Google Apps accounts however unfortunately the gadget will only work with Linux and Windows versions of Google Desktop Gadgets. :(

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