Sharing is caring!

It might be a practical choice to store pertinent files in a flash drive. This simply has revolutionized the way you store your documents or any other type of file you have worked from your computer.

The sad fact is that there is a tendency for these small peripherals to be lost, corrupted or be mixed with your own dirty clothes heading for the laundry. With its miniature design, you may risk losing your very precious documents or files that you have kept for further use.


In order to solve this dilemma, Google has created an option where files can be stored and instantly accessible online. If you often work on certain types of files from your computer, you have to save them on a drive that should be accessible anywhere. With proper knowledge, this could be the next big thing in mobile storage.

Store Any Type of File

Normally, you will be given 15GB of free storage online by Google. Here, you can keep your important photos, drawings, videos, stories, recordings, designs, and practically anything you can work on a computer. So, any format can be saved in this type of storage, without having to worry about them getting lost or misplaced.

View Your Stuff Anywhere

You can access your files from any device, such as a smartphone, computer or tablet. Thus, wherever you will go, your files are in good hands just like keeping them safe in your pocket but without the trouble of getting compromised.

Allows Sharing of Folders and Files

When you have an online account, you will be able to invite other members to download, collaborate, and view files that you want them to have. Moreover, there is no need to have an email attachment for them to grab a hold of these files. They are readily available as long as the owner allows it.

How It Works?

You should have an active Google account in order to access your files from various devices. My Drive is the folder that will hold your folders and files that you will create. Here, you will see your files and folders that you have uploaded or synced. You will also see Docs, Slides, and Sheets that you have created.


Using Google Drive

You have three options to choose from when using the app.

  1. Use a Browser and visit
  2. You can also download the app for iOS or Android devices.
  3. It is also possible to download the desktop version of the app so that you can sync files from your computer to practically anywhere.

Organizing Files

It is easy to modify anything inside your account, so you can practically do anything you want to your saved files. For instance, you can create, delete, move and rename files and folders as often as you like. More so, you can sort and search for your files and even mark your favorite or important items as Starred. Think Google Drive is for you?