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Selective Syncing on Google Drive Application for Desktop for Mac

 

In your Google Drive application for desktop, you can select which Google Drive folders you would like to sync to your computer. In order to use this feature, you must first have downloaded and installed Google Drive application for desktop.

 

 

 

Make Sure Your Google Drive App is Running

Click on the Applications Folder to Open the Applications Menu

Click on the Applications Folder to Open the Applications Menu

 

 

 

Select Google Drive

Select Google Drive

Open Preferences

Open Preferences
  1. Click on the Google Drive icon at the top-right corner of your screen to reveal a drop-down menu.
  2. Select "Preferences..."

 

 

Selective Syncing

Selective Syncing
  1. Check the box next to "Only sync some folders to this computer."
  2. Check the box(es) next to the folder(s) you would like to sync to your computer.
  3. Click "Apply changes."

 

Your Synced Folder(s) Should Now Appear in Your Desktop Files

Your Synced Folder(s) Should Now Appear in Your Desktop Files
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