The purpose of Metadrive is to manage Google Drive documents giving extra functionalities.
TIP: We don’t want to replace Google Drive, use both applications together and get advanced features.
First of all, you have to install Metadrive. Then, you can open a Drive folder directly from Drive, or within a Gadget. See all different running modes here.
Once you have your Drive folder opened within Metadrive, you will see something like this:
Let’s explain each component:
Search for specific documents in all the folder hierarchy
Open a folder directly from Metadrive
Navigate around the folder structure
Advanced filter option for your documents. Group by system or custom properties.
Display all documents in folders and subfolders in a flat structure
Open your folder in Drive directly from Metadrive
Manage and create your folder configuration
Select views for faster information visualization
Select which information you want to see or apply advanced filters
Fast and direct filters
Some actions into the documents
Edit document metadata
Upload or create new documents directly from Metadrive