Sharing files with Google Drive can be very convenient
, but the link that google generates, something like this:
will just open the file for preview with the browser. To generate a link for download, use this link format instead:
And change the part after
id= to match the link that Google provides.
Similarly you can do the same thing for Dropbox, just add
?dl=1 to the end of the url that Dropbox provide.
Last modified on 2012-08-04