For questions specifically about the computer client for the file synchronization and cloud storage service from Google.

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Google Drive won't play my videos after upgrading to windows 10

I finally got around to upgrading to windows 10 on my PCs. But now my videos that I had stored in Google Drive won't play. They're MP4. So then I tried using VLC media player because that was ...
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Default all Google Apps to English [migrated]

I am currently traveling in Europe, and every time I visit Google.com, or any Google Apps, like Sheets, or Docs, it defaults to the region locale...Currently, Google Sheets is showing me all menus ...
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Where does Google Drive store the “Plug in a camera” setting?

Where does Google Drive store the Plug in a camera or phone to back up files setting in the USB Devices & SD Cards preferences dialog?This dialog is accessible via the USB Devices & SD Cards ...
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How to import old gmail data to a new email [migrated]

my old Gmail account username was too long so i created a new email with short Gmail address can i import my old Gmail data like google photos, contacts and drive files to the new Gmail account
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Google's Backup and Sync using 4.5 Gb of memory?

I just noticed that on my Macbook Pro, "Backup and Sync from Google" is using 4.5 Gb of memory (see Activity Monitor below). This seems like an abnormally large amount? How can I alleviate this?
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Stop syncing a google drive folder locally, keep an edited local version

I participated in a workshop recently which involved adding a huge google drive folder to my drive. I synced this folder (let's call it "workshop 2018") to my computer using backup and sync.Now that ...
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How to unblock google drive file stream on macOS?

Google Drive File Stream asks for permissions and I can't unblock it.First it shows that system extension is blocked.Then I go to system preferences and click "Allow". Nothing happens. No error ...
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Why does Google Drive think the application I created is a virus?

I've created a C#.NET application for research purposes which is certainly not a virus. I packaged it in an MSI installer and put it on Drive for researchers in my lab to download. However, Drive ...
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Syncing multiple GDrive accounts on the same laptop

My ProblemI have two Google Drive accounts: Work and Personal. I use both extensively on my MacBook Pro.I can only sign in to a single account on Google's sync app ("Google Drive File Stream", ...
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login to Google OK but not Google Drive

On my Linux laptop I have recently changed my Privacy preferences to never allow cookies, and then making exceptions for https://google.com and Google in my country, plus https://accounts.google.com (...
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Migrating Google Drive from C to D drive

I am aware that similar questions exist, but different questions provide different answers with reports that some strategies no longer work. As this seems to change with different Google Drive ...
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Make Documents folder the Google Drive folder

I installed Google Drive and I have this Google Drive folder which is shared between two of my computers.However I'd like to make the "Documents" folder on Windows be that Google Drive folder.Is ...
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How to really permanently delete shared files on Google Drive?

I have just deleted a great number of folders and files in my Google Drive, some of which were shared with any unknown persons, I haven't checked and can't remember. Deleting worked fine at first, the ...
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How to enable co-authoring in Microsoft SharePoint?

We'd like to work on a document at the same time. Unfortunately, we can only open a document if others close it. How to enable co-authoring in Microsoft SharePoint?(Some sites state it's always ...
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How to use Google File Stream's root instead of “My Drive” subfolder?

Good old Google Drive had my files at the root which I find normal. Google File Stream has them in a "My Drive" sub-folder which I find pretty annoying (there's also a "Team Drives" that I have no use ...

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