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Google offers additional storage for its services (currently Gmail, Picasa Web, Google Docs). Is there a way to give this to another user as a gift?

I.e. I'd like to pay for it for a year, enter the Gmail address and the other user should be notified about it and get it on his account.

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You need to be logged into the account you are purchasing storage for;


The extra storage is only available to you. You can't share it with other users or transfer it to another account. You can't purchase storage for other users.

Hope this helps.

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Wow, I remember reading these first two sentences but missed the third… Not what I wanted to hear, but thanks. Too bad. :( – hheimbuerger Jul 1 '11 at 12:13
It's a shame Google don't offer this in the same way that Flickr can offer gift Pro accounts - flickr.com/gift – Whitingx Jul 1 '11 at 12:40

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