What is Google Drive and how to use it?

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You must have heard about the Google service called “Google Drive”. Although, you have heard, but you may not know much about it. It is important for you to know that Google’s new and fun services can help you in many ways. In this post today we will talk about what is Google Drive and how to use it? Also I will explain about the benefits of Google Drive and how to use Google Drive. In addition, I will tell you how to upload files or images to Google Drive and how to download files from Drive. But first you need to know what is Google Drive. So let’s first know about Google Drive.

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Google Drive is a cloud based file storage service created by Google. This service was launched by Google on 24 April 2012. Google Drive can be called an online file storage service, where we can upload required files like “Images”, “Video”, “Documents”, “Application” or any digital file and save it there. . And, as such, you can re-download files you’ve uploaded to any computer or mobile via the Google Drive app or website, or rather, keep Google Files online. As a result, some of the images or files you need are always safe and you have the opportunity to re-download those files or images from Google Drive even if your mobile or computer breaks down.

There is a very simple way to backup files to Google Drive apart from file uploading. Plus, there are easy ways to download uploaded images or other files from Drive. You will need a computer, laptop or smartphone for both the file backup (upload) and download process in Google Drive. And, with that, your device will need internet.

Remember, Google Drive is a service of Google and therefore you will need a Google account or a Gmail account to use Google Drive. If you don’t have a Gmail account, you may not know how to create a Gmail account right now.

You must have understood what Google Drive is. So let’s know about some of the benefits of Google Drive below.

Google Drive what are the benefits of,

Benefits of Google Drive People using Google Drive are well aware of its benefits. As such, it is more commonly used on any smartphone and Google Drive has the most benefits on mobile. Here are some of the important benefits of Google Drive.

  1. Images or files you upload to Drive can be downloaded again to any smartphone or computer and using the Google Drive website.
  2. Until you delete the files from your Google Drive account, they will be saved to your Google Account. Even if your mobile phone is stolen or your computer breaks, your photos or files will be safe.
  3. You are given up to 15 GB of free storage space. In 15 GB, you can store images and files.
  4. You can share any picture or file with anyone through your account. They can download that file through Shared Link.
  5. The Google Drive app is available for free on any device, such as a mobile, computer or laptop.
  6. You can use Google Drive online and offline as well.
  7. Here you can create different types of presentation files, document files, excel sheet files etc.
  8. If you are a blogger then you can take full automatic backup of your blog here.
  9. You can create folders on the Drive dashboard and you can upload files or images inside the folder.
  10. This allows you to save a lot of storage space on your smartphone for storing files in Google’s online database.

So, after knowing about some of the benefits of Google Drive above, let us now know how to use Google Drive.

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Now if you want to use Google Drive and store all types of images or files on Drive in your mobile or computer, there are two ways.

  1. Using the Google Drive Website
  2. Using the Google Drive app.
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The rules for using Google Drive using apps are much simpler and better. It has Google Drive apps available for Windows, Android, iOS and all OS. You can do everything automatically with the Google Drive app. So let’s see how to use Google Drive.

You can use the Google Drive website on both mobile or computer. For this you will need a Google or Gmail account and internet.

Step 1: First of all, you have to go to the Google Drive website. And, then you will see the link of Go to google drive where you have to click. Now on the next page you can see the login page of Google, where you have to login using your own Gmail account ID and password. If you’re already logged into your Google Account in your web browser, you won’t see the Google Account login page.

You can see your Profile Icon on the right top side. And, by clicking on the account’s profile link, you can sign into Google Drive with another Google Account.

Step 2: As soon as you log into Google Drive, you’ll see your account dashboard. And, you will see all types of files or images uploaded on your dashboard. With the “New” option on the left side of the website, you can upload new files or images to the account.

Step 3: Now you have to click on “New” option on the right side to upload the images or file to Google Drive. After clicking on New, you will see two options to upload files from your computer’s storage.

So, if you want to upload only file or image, then click on “File Upload” option. And, if you want to upload an entire folder in one go, you have to click on the “Folder Upload” option.

Apart from these two options, you will see a Folder option at the top. By clicking on the “Folder” option above, you can create separate folders for different files.

Step 4: You can see on the left side of the dashboard how much of the free 15 GB of storage space you’ve used in your Google Drive account and how much space you have left in your account.

Step 5: Now that all is said and done, you might be wondering how to download uploaded images from Google Drive.

To download any image, document or file from Drive, simply click on that image or document. After clicking, you will see a preview of the image or document. And, you will see a download option on the top right. If you click that download option, the file or picture will be downloaded to your File Explorer.

on mobile Google Drive App how to use,

It is not possible to do all the work of Google Drive through the Google Drive website. 90% of people use the Google Drive App to upload or download documents on Google Drive. Here’s how to use Google Drive on mobile.

Step 1: First you need to download Google Drive app for free from Google play store. After downloading, install the app on your mobile phone.

Step 2: You will need to automatically login to your Google account on mobile using your Google account. Thus, the app will be automatically logged in using the Google account provided on your mobile. After opening the app, you will see a “+” icon at the bottom. If you click on the plus icon, you will get the option to upload a file.

After clicking on the plus icon, you will get the option of “Create Folder” and “Upload File”.

Step 3: Now if you want to download a file, just click on that file or image. After clicking on the image or file, you will see some new options at the bottom, where you will see the “Download” option.

Then you will see how easy it is to use Google Drive from mobile. With mobile, you can easily upload or backup new images to Google Drive. In addition, you can view all types of uploaded files or images from the application without having to download them again. The biggest advantage of this is that all your images are saved in mobile and are not taking up space on mobile.

Other Information

Google Drive uploaded file in Delete How to do,

  1. Open the Google Drive App on your Android mobile or tablet.
  2. Click on the Files option shown at the bottom.
  3. Tap on the three dot next to the file you want to delete.
  4. Click Remove.
  5. Now that file has been deleted from your Google Drive.

Google Drive Of Offline how to use,

  • Open the Google Drive App on your Android mobile or tablet.
  • Click on the Files option shown at the bottom.
  • Tap on the three dot shown next to the file you want to view offline.
  • After that enable the Available Offline Option.
  • Now you can view that file offline also.
  • You can also view Recent Files Offline by going to Google Drive Settings and enabling Make Recent File Available Offline. This will have the advantage that you will not have to enable the option of Available Offline for different files.

our last words,

Today in this post I told what is Google Drive and how it works. I hope you liked this article. If you liked it, share it with other people too. If you have any question related to Google Drive, then you can tell by commenting below, we will try to answer your questions as soon as possible.