How to Download RAW Files from Google Drive?

Google Dive is the best storage option to upload photos, videos, RAW files and much more. RAW files are big in size, so it takes more time to upload as well as download them to computer. Instead of uploading RAW files to Google Drive, it seems better to convert them to .jpeg or HTML format. So that you can view and share them with family and friends via email. To learn how to download RAW files from Google Drive, check out the steps below.

Here are the steps to Download Raw Files from Google Drive:

  1. Go to https://drive.google.com & sign in to your account.
  2. Click "My Drive" button located at the left side of the window.
  3. You will see all your photos, videos and RAW files stored on Google Drive.
  4. Click the checkbox(es) next to the RAW file which you want to download.
  5. Click "More" button located at the top of the window.
  6. Select "Download" option.
  7. Your browser prompts you to save .zip file, click "Save" and specify a location to download. The downloaded zip file will contain the RAW file from the Google Drive.
  8. Click "Download" button.
  9. This is how you can download RAW file from Google Drive.

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

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