Summary: This blog lists some easy DIY methods to backup computer to Google Drive. We covered a free manual technique with proper working steps. Also, we have created a software-based guide in this post so that users can easily upload files from computer to Google Drive.
Computer backup is the most demanding term on the internet nowadays. Many business firms or organizations are migrating their on-premise business data to the cloud. They want to backup their business data to cloud storage services like Google Drive (of G Suite account). So that the files stored on the remote servers can be easily accessed just via internet connection. However, there are many other reasons also describing the need to backup computer to Google Drive cloud storage. In the next section, we have covered some of them.
1- Sudden hard drive or laptop crash/damage
2- Any accidental or natural disaster occurrence
3- Virus or malware attacks
4- Data theft or power outages
If the user wants a free solution to backup their computer data to Google Drive then they can follow this manual approach:
1- Go to https://drive.Google.com & sign in to your G Drive account
2- Click the My Dive button and click on Upload File / Folder option
3- Browse the files that you want to upload
4- View the progress status of the uploading process
5- Finally you have successfully backup computer files to G Drive
File System to Google Drive Migrator tool is the advanced program to backup whole computer data to Google Drive. With this program upload files like images, docs, pdf, etc., to G Drive account. It is the most popular and secured solution to backup entire computer to G Drive. The tool is tested with large size data also to carry out this process.
This software provides many user-friendly features to easily backup computer to Google Drive, these are:
Follow these simple steps and upload files from computer to G Drive:
1- Download and run the tool on Windows Operating System
2- Click on Google Project Settings button and add a JSON file
3- Click on Activate New Domain and enter the activation code
4- Then, click on the Close Setting button
5- Enter the G Drive business account email address & click on Connect
6- Click on Allow button to access your G Drive account
7- Then, click the My Computer button and view all drives and folders
8- Now, select the folders which you want to backup
9- Choose any filter like date, file type or file size
10- Choose destination location as Shared Drive or My Drive
11- Finally, click on the Start button to begin the process
Computer data loss is indeed a problematic situation. There are chances of losing important business data due to any malware attacks or natural disasters. Therefore, it is better to backup computer to Google Drive cloud storage services. This will help in accessing data from anywhere plus ensures file security. Hence, for that in this write-up, we have discussed two solutions i.e. free and automated. Users can opt for an automated solution if they want to backup entire computer to Google Drive.