Gmail for Android updated with “Insert from Drive” option

Google has updated Gmail for Android with the ability attach files directly from Google Drive. Users can directly insert files, photos, and documents to Gmail with this latest update.

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Prior to this update, users had to attach file” through an email draft, then select to share a file from Google Drive. Also, users can change the sharing setting of the file before sending it. In addition, the Gmail team announced that the autocomplete feature when inserting contacts should be faster and more accurate when composing a message. Google said that these features will be rolling out over the next few days. Those who cannot wait for the update can download the APK file from Android Police.

Gmail App for Android clocked 1 billion downloads in May. Also, yesterday Gmail for feature phones got 13 new languages.

Author: Sneha Bokil

Sneha Bokil is a tech enthusiast and is currently using OnePlus 3T but she still treasures her Nokia N70 (M). You can follow her on Twitter @snehabokil and on Google+