How to backup videos from Windows PC to Google Drive?

Google Drive is a cloud storage service. Google Drive offers 5 GB of free storage space, which is pretty useful for photo & video backup, and documents. Google Drive allow users to create a special folder (Google Drive folder) on each of their computers for storing their files, photos & videos. Changes made to one Google Drive folder (on your computer) will reflect in other Google Drive folders (on other computers) as well. This is done via Google Drive automatic sync. You need to install Google Drive for your windows pc to backup videos to Google Drive.

Here are the step to install Google Drive on Windows PC & backup videos to Google Drive:

  1. Go to & sign in to your account. If you don't have an account, then create one.
  2. Click "Install Drive for your computer" below the list of Drive views located at the left side of the screen.
  3. Click "Install Drive for PC" button.
  4. Your browser prompts you to save "googledrivesync.exe" file, then click "Save" button.
  5. Open googledrivesync.exe to automatically install and start Google Drive on your PC. (You may receive a warning that Google Drive is an application downloaded from the Internet. Click 'Open' button.)
  6. Enter your Google Account username and password. This will be the account associated with Google Drive for your PC.
  7. Complete the installation package instructions.
  8. Launch Google Drive on your PC from the Start menu.
  9. Drag files and folders into your 'Google Drive' folder to begin syncing items to My Drive (part of Google Drive on the web).
  10. Here you can simply drag your videos directly from your computer to a location in your Google Drive to backup videos.

You can install PicBackMan's Google Drive uploader for Mac from the website and start backing up photos and videos.

Quick Tip to ensure your videos never go missing
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