Information about Google Drive

What is Google Drive?

Google Drive is quite similar to Dropbox in design and purpose. Google Drive allows users to store and access your files anywhere -- on the web, on your hard drive, or on the go.

Who has access to Google Drive?

All Elon University student cloud storage is unlimited through Google Drive.

How can you access Google Drive?

There are a variety of ways students can access Google Drive:

  1. Elon University Email Account
  2. Installing Google Drive on your computer
  3. Installing Google Drive on your Android Device
  4. Installing Google Drive on your iPhone/iPad
Please note that the Technology Service Desk can only accommodate troubleshooting questions in regards to accessing Google Drive through your email account. We are unable to provide troubleshooting on personal devices (e.g., computers, smartphones, tablets).

 

What can I do with Google Drive?

Google Drive provides students with a variety of options for file storage and file management. Users can create Word files, spreadsheets, presentations, and more with native Google Drive apps.

 

Further Troubleshooting

If you are unable to find answers to your questions covered by our wiki documentation on how to Use Google Drive, please visit the Google Drive Support page.

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Article ID: 77920
Created
Wed 5/8/19 1:10 PM
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