Google Account Switcher

An Alfred workflow to Switch Google/GSuite accounts on Google websites (Gmail, Drive, Calendar) with keyboard shortcuts.

Author: Vinay Wadhwa
Last Updated: 02/08/20 13:56:18
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Google Account Switcher – Alfred Workflow

An Alfred workflow to switch between Google/GSuite accounts on Google websites (Gmail, Drive, Calendar) with keyboard shortcuts.

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⚛ Features

  • Supports switching between upto 9 Google accounts with keyboard shortcuts (configurable)
  • Supports Gmail, Drive & Calendar but may support other google apps as well, try it!

✅ Install

P.S.: You need to buy the Powerpack to use this workflow.

🛠 Setup:

Setup the accounts:
Setup the google accounts in environment variables like :

  • ACCOUNT_1 : myaccount1@gmail.com
  • ACCOUNT_2 : myaccount2@gmail.com
  • ACCOUNT_3 : myaccount2@gmail.com

Then, setup the keyboard shortcuts for each of the accounts, say

  • ctrl+opt+1 for myaccount1@gmail.com
  • ctrl+opt+2 for myaccount2@gmail.com
  • ctrl+opt+3 for myaccount3@gmail.com

..and that’s it. Use these shortcuts to switch between google accounts on gmail/google-drive/google-calendar websites in the browser’s active tab.

🌐 Supported Browsers

  • Safari
  • Google Chrome
  • Google Chrome Canary
  • Opera
  • Vivaldi
  • Brave Browser

🗒 Note

  • You must be logged in with the aforementioned accounts already. Which of the accounts you log into first has no effect on the way the workflow functions.
  • The ‘active’ tab in the browser must have the gmail/drive/calendar website opened for the keyboard shortcuts to work.
  • Firefox not supported, for now, sorry! This is why.
  • Please reach out if you need other Chrome/Safari based browsers supported.

👬 Contribution

  • Report issues
  • Open pull request with improvements
  • Spread the word
  • Reach out with any feedback Twitter Follow

🏅 License

License: CC BY 4.0