How to use Teach Easy for files stored in Google Drive?

updated on 14 June 2021

Teach Easy integrates with your Google Drive so as to open the files inside Google Drive in 1-click.

Teach Easy is privacy-focused and do not read any files within your Google Drive. It will only open the file which you choose to open in Teach Easy.

There are 2 sections:

  • Using Teach Easy Mobile App with Google Drive
  • Using Teach Easy Web App (on Laptop/Computer) with Google Drive

Using Teach Easy Mobile App with Google Drive

1. Open Google Drive. Now navigate to your file and open it. Tap on the options on the right top (3 dots).

File opened in Google Drive.
File opened in Google Drive.

2. Find the "Open with" option in the list and click on it.

Find
Find "Open with" option in the list and click on it.

3. You'll find the option of Teach Easy here. Click on it. Remember to log in to Teach Easy app before you try to open a file from Google Drive.

Open with Teach Easy
Open with Teach Easy

4. All done! The file will open in Teach Easy. Continue working on Teach Easy as you do...

File is opened in Teach Easy from Google Drive.
File is opened in Teach Easy from Google Drive.

Using Teach Easy Web App (on Laptop/Computer) with Google Drive

Teach Easy Web (on Laptop/Computer) gives you an option to open a file from Google Drive, directly from Teach Easy.

1. Once on web.teacheasyapp.com, choose the option "Import a file directly from Google Drive"

Import a file from Google Drive to Teach Easy
Import a file from Google Drive to Teach Easy

2. You will see an option to choose your Google account. Choose the account whose drive contains the file you want to grade using Teach Easy.

Choose your account to connect Google Drive
Choose your account to connect Google Drive

Note: We do not read any file stored on your Google Drive. We use Google Drive's file picker to show your files and pick the file you want to grade with Teach Easy.

3. Once you choose your account for Google Drive, you'll see the file picker view. Just select the file and open it.

Google Drive File Picker
Google Drive File Picker

4. All done! The file will open in Teach Easy. Continue working on Teach Easy as you do...

File is opened in Teach Easy from Google Drive.
File is opened in Teach Easy from Google Drive.

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