Google Contacts

Google Contacts

Follow these steps to connect Google Contacts to your CData Connect Cloud account:

  1. Open the Connections page of the CData Connect Cloud dashboard.

  2. Click + Add Connection in the upper-right corner.

  3. Type Google Contacts into the search field, then click the data source name.

  4. On the Basic Settings tab of the new connection, enter a connection name or keep the default name.

  5. Click Sign in with Google to connect securely through OAuth. This action opens the Google Contacts sign-in page on a new tab.

  6. Log into your Google Contacts account.

  7. Select the check boxes next to each permission category and click Continue to grant the requested permissions. Note: Each permission is required for the connection to function.

  8. At the top of the CData Connect Cloud Add Google Contacts Connection page, click Save & Test.

    • If the connection test succeeds, a message indicates that your connection has been created.

    • If the connection test fails, ensure that you entered your login information correctly with no stray spaces or other characters. Then, try again.

More Information

For more information about interactions between CData Connect Cloud and Google Contacts, see this information page.