google drive

  1. H

    Win 10 Google Drive Locked Files

    I've been testing out Windows 10 and have noticed that half of the time Google Drive seems to lock my project files*. This never happens in MacOS. Is there a setting somewhere I'm missing? I'm not certain how to diagnose it. The file/folder tree is all set to full control. *ie, working on a...
  2. S

    Smart folders and google drive

    Goal: Make smart folders and have the contents sync with google drive. I have tried to 1. Select a smart folder to be backed up in google-drive-settings (will not let me select it - greyed out) 2. Include a smart folder in the parent directory (which is a normal folder and is synced) but that...
  3. C

    onedrive versus google drive

    I have office 365 so get 1TB storage on onedrive and I also have a Gsuite account which gives me unlimited storage. I want to use one of these but not sure which one is best. Onedrive has two issues * Seems to take more cpu/energy * Does not preserve file attributes: E.g. I add a file on one...
  4. D

    iCloud file upload problem

    my MacBook has died and I am using an iPhone and an iPad as my main devices. I have a video on a usb drive I want to store on my iCloud but I have a problem I am hoping someone can help with. I have moved the video onto a windows pc I have and I tried uploading the video through a browser to...
  5. DSnopov

    ScreenTray – A simple, minimalist app for capturing, annotating and sharing screenshots

    Hi All! I have recently released a minimalist screenshot tool. Its main features are: - a simple interface designed specifically for quick annotations; - advanced integration with Google Drive and Dropbox; - ability to copy screenshots to the clipboard and paste them directly into Slack...
  6. H

    Universal How to download music from Google Drive to iPhone, iPad with Muzik Box

    How to download music from Google Drive to iPhone, iPad with Muzik Box You have uploaded music to Google Drive to make a backup, or to save your disk space. But if you want to listen to those songs in your iPhone, iPad, how doing it. This post will guide you how to get your songs from Google...
  7. Sovon Halder

    Safari - Google Drive - Too Many Redirects

    I'm running latest OS. For the past month or so, this weird thing started happening. Every time I try to download something from Google Drive, there are too many redirects ending in "Safari can't open the page". I tried deleting site data from 'Manage Website Data'. But next day the issue...
  8. G

    Transferring Large Files

    Hello, I'm looking to transfer my iTunes Music folder (About 60 GB) from one computer to another without directly connecting the computers via a cable or using an external hard drive. I tried Dropbox, but the maximum file size that can be transferred is 20 GB. Even then, it was estimating an...
  9. Q

    Do cloud services synchronize incremental changes within encrypted sparsebundle files?

    From just using portable HDs as backups, I'll from now on start using Google Drive as an extra security measure. However, since it's increased backup security (and not portability/accessibility) I'm looking for, I'm not interested in uploading my files as they are. Not without encrypting them...
  10. W

    Satellite computing?

    I currently own an Core i5 iMac, with others in the family using a 13-inch Core i5 MacBook Pro. Both machines run MacOS Sierra, but they are getting "old". Eventually, they may need to be replaced. We have a small family business that is not very active right now. That could change in the...
  11. says_stuff

    General Does “Files” app sync in the background reliably?

    I’ve been trying to upload some pdfs i have stored on my ipad to my google drive folder. Unfortunately due to the awful connection i’ve been having here, it’s been some days and i still haven’t finished the sync. I have to leave the ipad unlocked, google drive app on, screen on and i come back...
  12. Jay-Jacob

    Files app passcode problem

    Hi Can’t find any info about this. I have Dropbox, OneDrive and google drive. All have passcode protect. If I try open in iOS 11 files app they all fail and need switch passcode off make it work. So I am wondering it is Dropbox, OneDrive and google drive not allow passcode option work with...
  13. J

    iOS 11 Files App - Google Drive Taking Over

    So I have a lot of files in iCloud Drive and using with the Files App. I also have Good Drive installed for a few google docs files. Since Google Drive isn’t fully integrated with Files yet, I’ve not been using it with the Files app. But starting yesterday, I noticed that every time I click to...
  14. Schranke

    Files app shift to google drive when opening files

    So after upgrading to iOS 11 and therefore Apple files I have had the problem that whenever I am trying to open a PowerPoint, Word or Excel document it opens in google drive. Here it wants to save it and starts uploading, nothing really happens. So I can’t open documents I need. I do not have...
  15. T

    iPad Pro and Dropbox vs. Google Drive

    I love using my iPad Pro 12.9" and am seeking to improve my workflow and efficiency. I have always used Dropbox more so than any other Cloud storage platform. I use it on my iPhone, iPad, and MacBook. I also use Google Drive to store some files I occasionally need. Id say 85% of all the files I...
  16. A

    iPhone Google Drive App No Longer Playing Audio on Lock Screen

    I use the Google Drive app to listen to demos and practice sessions from my band. The guys in my band upload .mp3s and .WAVs and I save them to my drive, star them and save them for offline listening. Not only could I play .mp3s and .WAVs in the app but they would continue to play on the lock...
  17. Vasilis

    Rainbow, a must have app

    Dear all, The Rainbow app version 2.6 is out with the following features: - Supports the iCloud and Pogoplug services - Sync two folders from any account to any account - Drag & Drop feature is now free (our sincere gratitude to our users who have purchased it)...
  18. allantodd8

    CloudMounter - new centralized solution for popular cloud storages

    Hi everyone! We, at Eltima Software, are happy to announce a new addition to our Mac products family - CloudMounter: Ultimate cloud manager. CloudMounter is a handy system utility that allows mounting cloud storages and connecting to FTP, SFTP and WebDAV servers so you can manage data...
  19. iosmike

    iOS Best option for iOS Apps to access Google Drive

    I need my app to enable users to access iCloud, Google Drive and Dropbox, etc. I have done research and got information below. Which is the best option for my app? 1. Set up Google Drive API for iOS, set up iCloud, etc one by one 2. I have set up Firebase for mp app. I read some...
  20. iosmike

    iOS Google Drive API for iOS Swift

    I followed the Google Drive API for iOS Quicstart and created a sample project, everything works ok. But when I did exactly the same thing to an existing project and ran on simulator. On simulator screen it shows: The operation couldn't be completed. (com.google.HTTPStatus error 401). In...