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Transfer Data from Google Drive to Slack: A Step-by-Step Guide

With Magical, you can transfer data from Google Drive to Slack in seconds – no complex integrations or code required. In this post, we'll discuss what Magical is, how to install it, and how to use Magical to transfer data from Google Drive to Slack, helping you streamline your workflow and optimize your team collaboration processes.

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What Google Drive data can you transfer

Magical enables you to transfer a wide array of data from Google Drive to Slack. Here are some examples of the information you can extract:

File Name
File Type
Last Modified
And move more types of information by creating your own custom labels.

How to Transfer data from Google Drive to Slack using Magical?

Now that you have the Magical Chrome extension installed, let's discuss how to transfer data from Google Drive to Slack for more efficient team collaboration. Follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to your Google Drive account and open the document containing the data you want to transfer.
  2. In Google Drive, label the information you want to transfer with Magical, like Document Title, Document Link, or Last Modified.
  3. Sign in to your Slack account and open the channel where you want to add the Google Drive data.
  4. Type "//" in the message box and select the information you want to transfer from Google Drive such as Document Title, Document Link, etc.
  5. The next time you share a document, Magical will automatically transfer all the fields into the message box with one click.

About Google Drive and Slack

Efficient and seamless collaboration is crucial to maintaining team productivity. Google Drive is a powerful document management platform and Slack is a robust team collaboration tool. Combining the capabilities of these two platforms can significantly enhance your team's workflow. By leveraging Magical, you can easily move information from Google Drive to Slack, allowing you to focus on your work and improving team collaboration.

Other ways to connect Google Drive and Slack

Using Zapier

Zapier provides a seamless connection between Google Drive and Slack, allowing for automatic data transfer between the two platforms without the need for coding. This integration offers a variety of triggers and actions, enabling you to automate workflows and save time

Using an API

An additional approach to integrate Google Drive and Slack is by directly utilizing their APIs. By integrating both APIs, you empower teams with real-time document insights, fostering improved communication and a superior collaboration experience. To employ this method, refer to their respective API documentation.

Common questions


Magical is a chrome extension that allows users to extract information from any website without complex integrations or APIs. You can run it on Google Drive and transfer data directly to Slack. The extension is designed to simplify the process of data collection by automating the extraction of information from Google Drive. Magical is free, easy to use, and it can save you a lot of time and effort.


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