Drive Platform Example Apps

ZIP Extractor

ZIP Extractor is a JavaScript implementation of a utility for opening and extracting ZIP files into Google Drive. The example contains working code necessary for:

To get started, try the app or install it in Drive. To see how it all works, get the source from the Google Drive GitHub repo.


Each of the Google Drive platform-specific examples reflects a single sample app: a text editor capable of editing Google Drive files with the MIME type text/*. The web version implements two fundamental Google Drive use cases:

The flow for both use cases is similar. Google Drive redirects a user to the app after the user selects it from the Create menu or context menu of a file with a registered MIME type.

The source for the example is available on GitHub.

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