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Customised Solutions with OverDRIVE

You can build powerful workspaces and sites with OverDRIVE quickly and easily but we and our partner network are on hand to support you as much or as little as you need.

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Embed Microsoft OneDrive files using OverDRIVE

We are delighted to announce our new Microsoft OneDrive page type. Now you can embed files from your OneDrive account into your OverDRIVE site.

The page type is currently in Beta and will continue to improve. Currently you can embed Microsoft Office page types: Word documents (docx); Excel files (xlsx); and Powerpoints (pptx), plus OneNote and Images (jpeg, gif, png and more).

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Smarter sites with Smartsheet and OverDRIVE

Smartsheet is a software as a service application for collaboration and work management. It can be used to track project progress, assign and monitor team tasks, manage calendars, share information on a project and lots more.

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Use Zapier to expand your OverDRIVE Integrations

The OverDRIVE development team is busy creating integrations with popular cloud services – already launched are a series of integrations with Google, Microsoft and Smartsheet with more on the way. Until then, did you know that using Zapier opens up a world of integration possibilities for you?

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Sign in with Microsoft now available

OverDRIVE users can now sign in using a Microsoft account or simply choose an email and password. This new functionality allows you to really extend the reach of your OverDRIVE site by inviting users without a Google account to view your content. Used in combination with the new Access all Areas discovery mode, you can now make content available securely to hundreds or thousands of external users without the need for Google accounts.

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OverDRIVE 3.3 – non-Google login and Microsoft OneDrive

We are pleased to announce the release of OverDRIVE version 3.3, rolled out on existing and new sites. This release includes the option to enable users to sign into OverDRIVE with a Microsoft account or using an email address and password, plus the beta version of a new page type: Microsoft OneDrive.

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Create web pages using any file in Google Drive

In case you missed it, one of the features we are most excited about in OverDRIVE version 3 is the ability to create pages using any file in Drive. All you need to do is add the file to your menu and – hey presto – it’s a web page!

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OverDRIVE, Access all Areas

We are pleased to announce version 3.2 of OverDRIVE. This release includes a new site setting called Access all Areas, some feature updates and bug fixes. 

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Add HTML files to your OverDRIVE site and they’ll update automatically

This great new feature lets you publish HTML content directly on to a web page in OverDRIVE and update it automatically.

HTML content such as reports can often be generated from corporate applications – for example Enterprise Resource Planning, Accounting, Business Intelligence, Project Management and Computer-aided Engineering.

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G Suite Intranet tool OverDRIVE migrates to Canada

G Suite Intranet tool OverDRIVE migrates to Canada

George Easton, President at ion8 said, “Sharing information with your team inside and outside your organisation is crucial, so doing it quickly and effectively is really important. OverDRIVE’s close integration with Google Drive and G Suite make it perfect for companies looking to easily build sites without the need for advanced web development skills”. 

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