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Upload and restore large files in the intented location.

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Cloudfile can upload and download (large) files to the original position.

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  • pip install cloudfile
  • If you only want to use cloudfile to restore you are done.
  • To also upload you need to install Google Client Library, make an API key, and login to your google account. This means executing:
    • python -m cloudfile enable_google_api

      This will install the Google Client Library and open

      On site, click on Enable the Drive API to make an API key. Save the file in the root directory as credentials.json.

    • python -m cloudfile enable_google_drive

      This will make you sign in to your google account.


  • python -m cloudfile restore

    This will restore the keys with the corresponding urls in cloudfile.json. Add --hard=True to download all file even if they already exist.

  • python -m cloudfile add folder Uplouds file or the content of the folder to google drive and adds the link to cloudfile.json.

  • python -m cloudfile add_file file

    Uploud the file to google drive and adds the link to cloudfile.json. The files will be called cloudfile_{filename} and by default will be accessible to anyone who has the link.

  • python -m cloudfile add_link file url

    Add a file to cloudfile.json the location should be file and link is the download location. Please ensure it's the actual file not the share page. You can use: to convert a link to the actual file. Note when using this option enclose with "". Your shell will otherwise mess up the input if there are strainge tokens in there (e.g. ?).

  • python -m cloudfile del_link file

    Delete a link from cloudfile.json

  • python -m cloudfile download file

    Download the file even if the file already exists.


  • make zip of files
  • Handle larger files (<5MB)
  • Make a google drive folder cloudfile

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