How to Upload Videos from Mac to Google Drive?

Google Drive is a cloud storage & synchronization service provided by Google. It allows you to backup and sync your photos, videos & important documents to cloud & access them from anywhere. Google Drive for Mac allows you to drag files & folders directly into a folder or sub-folder in your Google Drive account. It also allows you to rename files, move files and folders around, edit and save, move to trash and much more. Most of the files & folders in your Google Drive folder are available even when you don't have an Internet connection. Uploading videos from your Mac to your Google Drive account is easy. In just few clicks you can easily save & backup videos to Google Drive.

Here are the steps to to Upload Videos From Mac to Google Drive:


  1. Go to https://drive.google.com & sign in to your account. If you don't have an account, then create one.
  2. Once you have signed into your account, click "Create" button located on the left side & select "Folder" option. Specify a folder name for your video album. This is the folder where your videos will be uploaded.
  3. Click on the folder you created. You will see an empty folder at the moment. It is because you haven't uploaded anything here yet.
  4. To upload videos to this folder, click "Upload" button located next to the create button. Select "File" option.
  5. "File upload" window opens up. Browse & select videos that you want to upload.
  6. Once your files are successfully uploaded, you will be prompted with a message that says "Upload complete".
  7. You have another option to upload the videos i.e "Drag-and-drop". Here you can simply drag your videos directly from your Mac to a location in your Google Drive.

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