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gDisk turns your GMail account into a portable hard drive.


  • Auto detects Mac OS X Proxy Server Settings
  • Access multiple GMail account at the same time (MAY NOT WORK IF YOU ARE BEHIND A PROXY)
  • Create / Delete gDisk-specific labels.
  • Upload / Download any file.
  • Drag n' Drop files from / to Finder.
  • gDisk can automatically check for software updates.

What's New

Version 0.6.1:
  • Disk is now compiled as a Universal Binary so it runs natively on all Mac.


Mac OS X 10.3 or later

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Patman162 Member IconComment+2

So why doesn't this work anymore?

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Version 0.6.1
Marba Member IconComment+2

I had been using gDisk in its early days. I worked wonderfully.

However, there was a period when it could not log in to Gmail. I waited for a long period before I tried to use is again.

Over a period of several months and till today, it is not working. I failed to login.

I give 2 stars rating:
- for being this application easy to use;
- a good idea to make good use of Gmail;
- for making it a freeware.

Looses 3 stars to:
- not working for a long period (at least in my case)

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Version 0.6.1
Alexandre Ackermans Member IconComment+7
Alexandre Ackermans

You can use dropbox to replace this. 2gb free, seamless integration, history of your files

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Version 0.6.1
AppleCrypt Mods Member IconComment+21
AppleCrypt Mods

thank you :)

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Version 0.6.1
AppleCrypt Mods Member IconComment+21
AppleCrypt Mods

confused.. so how do i get my files if this program doesn't work anymore?

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Version 0.6.1
Ferruccio Busoni

Log into your Gmail account. Anything you uploaded with gDisk is in the Drafts folder. Each file is a message with the file attached. The messages have a label of the same name as the folder in which the attached file appeared in gDisk.

Amavida Member IconComment+1

Abandonware. Does not work. Don't waste time & money downloading it.

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Version 0.6.1
akrobat Member IconReview+90

Well, that's the end of that!
Since my review a year ago the software did improve a little. However due to changes made by Google (I believe) it can no longer do it's job.

When opening the app it constantly asks if you wish default labels added to your disk...(even if you already have them). Click "Yes" and it crashes. Click "No" and the dialog box stays there permanently... meaning you have to force quit.

That was on Tiger. I've upgraded to 10.5 and it's just the same on Leopard. Shame really, this app had so much potential and promise - just read the posts - but is now just a dead Dodo.
Perhaps someone will reanimate it or create a new GUI that actually works this time.

What to do in the meantime......?

Well, OmniDrive has a Mac client that works and gives you a 1GB account free. Also I've moved over to JungleDisk - not free but very cheap. Both apps show the disk in your finder so it's pretty convenient.

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Version 0.6.1
Orion-Mk.-V Member IconComment+216

Rats! No worky any more. :(

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Version 0.6.1
klktrk Member IconComment+4

Yes, it looks like Google must have changed the authentication scheme, because it's impossible to log in any more. Too bad. I see the source code is available on the site, but I (probably like the developer) don't have time to study the google API at this point.

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Version 0.6.1
atuttabirra Member IconComment+0

I have exactly same problems as described in previous posters. I have being using gDisk since October last year and now suddenly it doesn't work any more, having same troubles as described elsewhere.
It is not a serious application, Nice idea but no support, no help, no evolution since one year. Don't trust it.


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Version 0.6.1
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Downloads 31,917
Version Downloads 17,117
License Free
Date 09 Nov 2006
Platform OS X / PPC 32
Price Free