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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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Google Next 18 in San Francisco

We were at the Google Next 18 event in San Francisco recently and as well as getting the heads up on loads of exciting Google developments, we were tying up with the great and good from the G Suite community and also meeting up with some of our OverDRIVE worldwide partners.

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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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Leeds Tech Company wins Dr Martens as a new customer

Leeds tech company Refractiv recently won a piece of business with iconic footwear brand, Airwair International, better know as Dr Martens, providing the IT team with the BetterCloud management platform for its Cloud applications.

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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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Coming soon to OverDRIVE – embed OneDrive files in your site

In a first step towards full integration with Microsoft Office 365, we’re delighted to announce the imminent release of a new OneDrive ‘page type’.

Due for release early in Q3, this great new feature lets you use Microsoft Office and other files stored in OneDrive to build your site.

You can now create an OverDRIVE site using files from both Drive and OneDrive.

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