this is my first post here and I excited! I used this approach to make a playlist with external links of audio files I have in my drive but unfortunately It couldn't recognize the google drive direct link as a audio type file. Would you please guide me how I can solve this issue!? Thank you in advance and sorry if my English is not well enough! @birgire
As you can see in comments section of my question, «birgire» had suggested to a user of his plugin to change the google drive direct link as follow so that It can be recognized an played in the WordPress playlist: A normal google drive direct link is something like this:
If you make sure the first GET parameter is the id of your file, It will be playable in WordPress playlist. So you need to remove the "export=download&" part of the google direct link. Above example should be like this:
The discussion about how we can use external links in WordPress playlist is here.