Google drive is an online storage cloud with fifteen gigabyte of free space to save music, photos, videos and all kind of digital files you have on your pc or mobile device.
This google feature has been a storage solution for all android device, it helps to free up memory space from your android device and it’s also a good tools to transfer digital files from one android device to another android device.
On google drive your files can be access anywhere in the world with any android device you just need to login to your google drive account or your gmail account.
How to backup your files on your android device using google drive
First you need to create an account. All you need is a google account you may probably have a google account or may be you have sign up for youtube account, Gmail account or Google calendar account. If you have any kind of google service that you have an account with then you already have an account that you can use with the drive.
If you are using an android phone or tablet this is how you can backup files that you have on your device.
1. On your mobile device click on the home button to see list of all your mobile app.
- Open the google driver app by clicking on the google drive icon on your phone.
- Select the files you want to upload, the quickest way to upload multiple files is to tap the upload button this will bring up your camera, recent photos. Select the photo you want to save to , when the photo is uploaded you get a notification on your phone.
There are few ways to search for other file, the easiest way is to tap upload, navigate to menu, here you we see your files organize by type, if you type in the keyword images you will see all the photo you have on your phone gallery, tap one of the photo to see the images inside.
To select more than one file, press and hold on the first image you want to select then you can tap the next ones so you can include them too. You can do the same to your music, videos, documents and other files in your drive.
One of the best thing about google drive is that you can access it anywhere. You can sign in from somebody else device, such as mobile device or pc. If you have this drive on your desktop or mobile device your file will match up with your device Here you can drag and drop files into google drive and access and view them with any device.
To get more info about google drive visit the url drive.google.com