How to Access Content of Google Drive in Android?
In certain cases, while uploading files we may require to upload files from our google drive or it may happen that we want to give certain folder access of our google drive to users of our case. Like in the case of providing courses or study material that we have stored in our google drive. Here we going to implement how to give access to our google drive content to our users using Android studio. A sample video is given below to get an idea about what we are going to do in this article. Note that we are going to implement this project using the Java language.
Step by Step Implementation
Step 1: Create a New Project
To create a new project in Android Studio please refer to How to Create/Start a New Project in Android Studio. Note that select Java as the programming language.
Step 2: Add this into the AndroidManifest.xml file
Step 3: Working with the activity_main.xml file
Navigate to the app > res > layout > activity_main.xml and add the below code to that file. Below is the code for the activity_main.xml file.
Step 4: Working with the MainActivity.java file
Go to the MainActivity.java file and refer to the following code. Below is the code for the MainActivity.java file. Comments are added inside the code to understand the code in more detail.