How to Delete a File from Google Drive

Google Drive makes it easy to create and store different types of documents, so it’s likely that you will eventually need to delete a file from Google Drive. Whether it’s because you don’t want or need the file, or you are simply trying to organize or consolidate files, this ability to delete files is very […]

How to Change Vertical Alignment in Table Cells in Google Docs

When you create a new table in Google Docs it is going to have some default settings applied to it, including how your data is displayed inside cells. Use these steps to change vertical alignment in table cells in Google Docs. Open your document. Select the table cells you wish to modify. Right-click in a […]

How to Download an Entire Folder in Google Drive

I performed the steps in this article using the Google Chrome desktop Web browser on a laptop running Windows 10. These steps will also work on other desktop or laptop versions of other popular Web browsers. You can move files into Google Drive folders by clicking and holding on a file, then dragging it to […]

How to Select Multiple Files in Google Drive

The steps in this guide were performed in the desktop version of the Google Chrome Web browser, but will also work in other desktop browsers like Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge. Note that there is a toggle at the top-right of the list of Google Drive files that lets you switch between list and grid […]

How to Sign Into Google Drive

When you create a Google Account, such as when you sign up for Gmail, you gain access to a number of different features and applications. One of these features is Google Drive, which provides you with some free cloud storage that you can use to make some of your files accessible from anywhere with an […]

How to Recover a File from Google Drive Trash

The usefulness of the apps in Google Drive could lead you to a point where you are creating and storing many files within your Google Drive. Even with the considerable amount of storage space that you are given for free with your Google account, you may eventually need to delete some of those files to […]

How to Make a Copy of a File in Google Drive

Have you created a document or a spreadsheet in Google Drive, and you would like to use it for a purpose other than why it was originally created? While you could simply use the original file then restore an older version of the file, it may be beneficial to simply make a copy of the […]

How to Change the Name of a File in Google Drive

Properly naming files on your computer is important when you create a lot of data and need to be able to easily identify those creations. You may already be familiar with changing file names in Windows but, if you are a Google Drive user, you may have found that it can become a problem there […]

How to Turn Off Google Drive Email Notifications

Notifications in Google Drive are a great way to keep you updated when someone comments on a document, or when a change is made to a file. By receiving the notifications in your email account you aren’t required t continually check a document to see if it’s changed. But for documents that are actively edited […]

How to Show More Files on the Screen in Google Drive

Many of the ways that you use Google Drive can be customized, which is helpful if it has become your go-to way to edit, create, and manage documents. But it’s very easy for your Drive to fill up quickly, which can leave you scrolling through a lot of files to find the right one. While […]