Windows

Download Google Drive using the New Google Drive

  1. Go to drive.google.com.
  2. Click the settings menu .
  3. Click Download Drive.
  4. Choose PC from the list that appears under "Download Drive".
  5. Read the Terms of Service and click Agree and download. You may also check the box next to "Optional" if you'd like to share your usage statistics and crash reports with Google.
  6. Open googledrivesync.exe to automatically start the installation process. If you see a warning that Google Drive is an application downloaded from the Internet, click Open.
  7. Type your Google Account user name and password. This will be the account associated with Google Drive for your PC.
  8. Complete the installation instructions.
  9. Click Start and choose Google Drive.
  10. Drag files and folders from your desktop into your Google Drive folder to begin syncing items. You’ll be able to find your files and folders in “My Drive” in the left hand navigation on drive.google.com.



Mac

Download Google Drive using the New Google Drive

  1. Go to drive.google.com.
  2. Click the settings menu .
  3. Click Download Drive.
  4. Choose Mac from the list that appears under "Download Drive".
  5. Read the Terms of Service and click Agree and download.
  6. Open installgoogledrive.dmg.
  7. Drag the Google Drive icon to your Applications folder.
  8. Open Google Drive. If you see a warning that Google Drive is an application downloaded from the Internet, click Open.
  9. Type your Google Account user name and password. This will be the account associated with Google Drive for your Mac.
  10. Complete the installation instructions.
  11. Open Google Drive for your Mac from the the top right of your screen.
  12. Drag files and folders from your desktop into your Google Drive folder to begin syncing items. You’ll be able to find your files and folders in “My Drive” in the left hand navigation on drive.google.com.