28 May How to view Drive files in Gmail search
How to view Drive files in Gmail search: Using Labs, you can enable the functionality to not only search emails using the Gmail search bar, but also to search all Google Docs and Sites too in one place.
To enable the lab, head to the settings cog in your Gmail screen and select Settings.
When the Settings screen opens, select the Labs tab.
Scroll down to the Apps Search lab, and click Enable. Make sure you scroll to the bottom of the page and hit Save Changes before going back to your inbox.
Now, when you go back into Gmail and conduct a search, you will see both email and a list of Docs & Sites below that relate to your search term, as you can see below.
Why not try it for yourself?
For more tips and tricks, check out our Google Apps Tips blog.