Import Data Connection to Google Drive

How to create a connection that allows you to import models from Google Drive.


You need to have access to a Google account.


  1. Go to Start of the navigation path (Main Menu) Next navigation step  Connection Next navigation step Connections Next navigation step  (Add Connection)End of the navigation path.
    The Select a datasource dialog will appear.
  2. Expand Acquire Data and select Google Drive.
  3. Choose a Google account to connect to.

    If your Google account doesn't appear in the list, select Use another account.

    If you're unable to create a connection when using Microsoft Edge, please check your Trusted Sites (Control Panel > Internet Options > Security > Trusted Sites > Sites), and do one of the following:

    Remove https://* from your Trusted Sites.


    Add about:blank and to your Trusted Sites.

  4. In the Connect to Google Account dialog, enter a name and a description for the connection.
  5. Select OK to create the connection.
    The new connection is added to the list of connections on the Connections screen.
  6. If you want to create a model based on this connection, see Importing Google Drive Data to a New or Existing Model.