Google launches a Chrome extension to let you open Drive files directly in the relevant desktop apps
You can get a whole lot of work done with just web apps nowadays as everything moves to the cloud, but sometimes you need the power of full-fledged desktop applications like Photoshop or After Effects.
To make your life a bit easier, Google is releasing a Chrome extension to let you launch desktop apps right from within Google Drive.
To use it, you just need to download latest version of Drive for Mac or PC, open up Drive, and the right click the file you need and select “Open With”.
You can get the new extension form the Chrome store now.