How To Link Canva And Google Drive

If you are a Canva user looking to improve your workflow, connecting your Canva account to Google Drive can be a great option. By incorporating these two platforms, you can easily open, modify, and save your Canva designs in your Google Drive. This article will walk you through the process of achieving this.

Step 1: Open Canva

Start by going to the Canva website and logging into your account. If you do not have an account, you will need to sign up first.

Step 2: Open Your Designs

Once logged in, navigate to the “All your designs” section on the Canva homepage. From here, select the design you want to save to Google Drive.

Step 3: Click on “Download”

With your design open, locate and click on the “Download” button at the top right of the page.

Step 4: Select Google Drive as the Destination

A dropdown menu will appear when you click on “Download”. From this, select “Google Drive” as the destination.

Step 5: Link Your Google Account

Next, you will be prompted to sign into your Google account. After entering your login details, allow Canva to access your Google Drive.

Step 6: Save your Design

Finally, click on “Save” to store your design in Google Drive. You can now access and edit your Canva designs directly from Google Drive.


Linking Canva to Google Drive is an efficient way to streamline your design workflow. Not only does it provide a backup for your designs, but it also makes it easier to access and edit designs from multiple devices. By following the steps outlined in this blog post, you can set up this integration and start enjoying the benefits today.