Google Drive

Google Drive to Google Sheets: Query from Google Drive into Google Sheets or Post data from Google Sheets into Google Drive using Sheet Director.

What is Sheet Director?

Sheet Director is a G Suite add-on that helps to manage and control bi-directional data flow between Google Sheets and several other applications like Google Calendar, Tasks, Contacts, Sheets, QuickBooks, FreshBooks, Zoho etc.


It is available in the G Suite Marketplace and Chrome Web Store. Please check Installation instructions to install the add-on.

What is Google Drive?

Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service developed by Google.

Google Drive allows users to store files on their servers, synchronize files across devices, and share files.

Files created and edited through the office suite are saved in Google Drive.

Google Drive to Google Sheets: Use Case(s)

>Select a folder from google drive and list all its files inside sheet

Google Drive

Sheet Director

Google Sheets

Setting up Google Drive in Sheet Director

Choosing App and Service:

  • Select Google Drive from the list of applications.

  • Select service as List File.


Google Drive Configuration:

  • Select the folder that's contents needs to be displayed in sheet.

  • Select the fields that needs to be displayed in the sheet.

  • Select the maximum result that is required.


Destination Settings:

  • Select the required destination Sheet. (or)

  • Create a new sheet by clicking the add icon.

  • Mention the starting cell.

  • Switch on include header if required.

  • Switch on clear sheet before execution to clear the existing sheet data.

Scheduler Settings:

  • Switch on Run automatically to execute services automatically in background.

Notification Settings:

  • Switch on Notify on Execution if notification email needs to be send during execution.

  • Click on Setup Email Template and customize the email as required.

  • Click on Pick Drive Files to attach files from Drive to email.

  • Switch on Add attachments from Google Sheets to add attachments from Google sheets.

  • Select the required sheet tab.

  • Select Full Sheet or Range.

  • If range is selected select the required range.

  • Switch on Attach PDF to attach the sheet tab as PDF.

  • Click on execute to pull the data into sheet

  • Click save to save the service

Sample Output: