With time goes by, the cloud drive has become more and more popular, the cloud drive allows you to store docs, excels, photos and other files to free up your local disk space, it’s commonly used in many areas due to its cloud security and convenience. The most popular cloud drive includes Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, BackBlaze, Hubic, SugarSync, Cloudme, Box, and many more.
About Google Drive
Google Drive is a cloud storage drive to save files, folders, and other documents, developed by Google Inc. You can use it to synchronize files across devices and share files. You have 15GB free space to use or you can upgrade to larger space with a payment, between 100GB and 30TB.
If you want to synchronize files between your device and Google drive storage, you have to download the Google Drive Desktop sync utility to synchronize files with Google Drive. As a result of Google's brand effect, Google Drive has a large number of users.
Why Sync Files to Google Drive?
In order to spare some free space, sync files to Google Drive is the best solution. Before 2016, the synchronize feature means duplicating everything to Google Drive. It’s a tricky thing to sync everything. Google have updated the function, allow users to select which files or folders to sync. Sync files means to backup your valuable files in case of data loss.
How to Automatically Sync Files to Google Drive Safely?
Generally, you have to put your valuable documents to Google Drive Folder to synchronize files to Google Drive, in other words, it’s impossible to sync files outside the Google Drive folder. In addition, you have to put many large files or folders to Google Drive folder, it’s kind of troublesome. So, How to sync my files to Google Drive? Fortunately, you can use AOMEI Backupper Standard to sync files from computer or PC to Google Drive with several steps. AOMEI Backupper Standard can overcome these shortcomings and it is highly recommended by users due to its comprehensive functions and intuitive interface, the main features of the software includes file sync, file backup, system backup, partition clone, differential and incremental backup, etc. To sync files to Google Drive with AOMEI Backupper Standard, the detailed steps listed below:
2. Edit the “Task Name”, then click “Add Folder” to choose which folder you want to sync in the “Step1”.
Tips: You can choose more than one folders to sync by click “Add Folder”.
3. Choose the Google Drive folder as the destination location to save your files in the “Step2”, tick “Schedule” to set up a schedule task via daily/weekly/monthly.
4. Click “Start Sync” and select “Add the schedule and start sync now” or “Only add the schedule” to sync local files to Google Drive.
Tips: You can comment or enable email notification with Sync Options.
AOMEI Backupper Standard is a freeware, which allows you to backup files, partition, operating system, entire hard disk to external hard drive, USB flash drive, NAS device, network share, cloud drive, CD/DVD, etc. besides, AOMEI Backupper Professional provides system clone, universal restore, command line utility, merge backup images, and many more.