Many people think Google Cloud Print app is only to share printers on the cloud and take paper printouts. Actually it is not, you can do much more using this application. Though Google Cloud Print was introduced in 2010, it really started working only by the end of 2011. It was actually release to work with the Chrome OS from Google, but due to the delay of Chrome book this application development has become slower. Still Google Cloud Print is in beta stage, but the options are pretty great and it is very helpful for people who work with documents everyday. Let’s have a look at the features and functions of this app below.
This Google Cloud Print works with all the printers. It means you can connect any printer across the world to print your documents. This is like sharing your documents on Google docs or Google drive to your friend or a colleague. Now apart from these paper printouts you can do more using Chrome on your computers and mobile devices. For that you have to download this Google Cloud Print extension for Chrome, it is not from Google, it is a third party app. It syncs with your Google Cloud Print account and helps you do much more than printing the document.
Once you install the app in your browser, it syncs with all the Google Apps you use. Like Gmail, Google Docs, Google Drive, etc. So you can print any documents from your email or Google docs easily using this extension. It also helps you to send the documents from one device to another remotely in the PDF formats. You can covert any type of file to PDF using this Google Cloud Print and send them quickly to your mobile devices. For instance, if you want to take a printout of a web page or an email attachment, using Google Cloud Print you can convert them to PDF (no matter in which format it is) and send them to any of your remote devices.
In order send and print these files on your iOS and Android devices, you have to install applications like Cloud Print for Android and Print Central for iOS. These applications helps to print the files which you receive through the Cloud print. So you can easily share printers with your colleagues and friends and manage them right from your mobile device using the above said printing applications. If you are a guy who works with documents and take printouts all the day this Google Cloud Print will be very helpful also it will improve your productivity. So thanks for reading, try this app on your devices and let me know how this application has changed the way you work. And most important don’t forget to share this post with your friends.