Google Drive is one of the best file sync apps that let you store all of your files online alongside your Google Docs documents, and keep them synced with all of your devices.
Xero is a cloud-based accounting software platform for businesses from all sizes. It connects businesses with their bank, accounting tools, their accountant, payment services and third-party apps, so everything is securely available at any time, on any device.Xero Integrations
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Triggers whenever a new file is added to any of the folders.
Triggers whenever a new file is directly added to a specific folder.(but doesn't trigger when a file is added to the subfolders)
Triggered when you add a new bill. (Accounts Payable)
Triggered when you add a new contact.
Triggered when you receive a new payment.
Triggered when a new quote is created.
Triggered when you add a new sales invoice. (Accounts Receivable)
Create a new file from plain text.
Create a new folder.
An existing file is copied to Google Drive from a different service.
Transfers money between two bank accounts.
Creates a new bill (Accounts Payable).
Creates a new credit note for a contact.
Creates a new quote draft.
Applies a payment to an invoice.
Creates a new purchase order for a contact.
Creates a new sales invoice (Accounts Receivable).
Creates a new contact or updates a contact if a contact already exists.
Creates a new item or updates a item if a product already exists.
Google Drive is a file storage service. It was launched in April 2012 and it is one of the Google's services that are offered for free (there are also some other products that are free like Gmail, Google Maps, etc. Google Drive allows users to upload their files in the cloud and they can access them from any device connected to the Internet. The functionality of Google Drive is very similar to Dropbox. Dropbox is a file storage and sharing service. Files uploaded on Dropbox can be accessed from any device connected with Internet connection.
Xero is a business management software. It was launched in 2006 by Australian company Xero Limited. Xero offers online accounting software for small businesses or self-employed individuals. Xero is used by thousands of companies from around the world. It has three pricing plans. Starter, Basic, Premium. The difference between these plans is not in the price but in the features offered by the plans. The Starter plan includes a limited number of invoices and expenses tracking while Premium plan allows users to integrate their bank accounts into Xero and manage their finances with ease.
Integration of Google Drive and Xero allows users to manage their business finances with ease. By integrating Google Drive and Xero, users can share documents easily, read and update financial data from anywhere at any time, and reduce costs of managing paper invoices.Xero offers document management feature that allows users to create fpders in Xero containing documents such as invoices, bills, payment statements, etc. Users can then attach these documents to transactions in Xero so these documents can also be viewed in the application. This feature comes handy when businesses need to keep track of their papers related to financial information of their company, but do not want to store them in their office for security reasons.
Another great benefit of integration between Google Drive and Xero is that users can share documents stored on Google Drive with other users. This feature reduces the amount of emails that are sent back and forth to send documents between users. When users need to send an invoice or purchase receipt to another user they can simply attach it to their email using “Share” button on Google Drive application. Other users will then see this document attached and they will have the option to open it in either the browser or download it to their computer or mobile device. To make sure the document is not being modified, users have to click on “Save” button. This action will add the document to their “My Received Items” fpder inside Xero application, which is also where all documents attached to emails are stored.
Another advantage of integration between Google Drive and Xero is that users can access their financial data from anywhere at any time using any device connected to the Internet. Users do not have to worry about printing something out or making photocopies when they want to take it away with them because they can simply log in to their Xero account from their computer or mobile device and see all their financial information there.
Finally, integration between Google Drive and Xero helps save costs of managing paper invoices. All paper invoices can be scanned or photographed and saved on Google Drive before they are thrown away. In this way users will never lose their paper invoices because they will always be available on Google Drive or inside Xero application.
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