Starting from October users still running the Drive app will start seeing messages in the product notifying them that Drive for Mac PC is going away
09 September, 2017, 12:34
Do note that the Google Drive service is not going anywhere, it is only the PC and Mac apps that are being discontinued. Google is advising users to move to the Backup and Sync app if they don't want to lose all of their data.
Google has announced that starting September 6, settings for Drive File Stream will be visible in the admin console. If you access the GoogleDrive through the web, this termination won't affect you at all and you can continue using the cloud service through your web browser. According to a blog post by Google, the app for PC and Mac will shutdown on 12 March 2018 with support ending on 11 December this year. The idea is to migrate all Google Drive users to the Backup and Sync consumer app that combines the functions of Drive and GooglePhotos Uploader, or the enterprise-focused Drive File Streamer. You get more customisation options on individual files and users.
Google Drive is the official application that allows you to access your virtual Google hard drive from any Android handset that is connected to the internet.
The older Google Drivedesktop software will no longer be supported beginning on December 11th, 2017, and it will shut down completely on March 12th, 2018, Google says. To make use of Google's services, the giant has made all the applications of its services available for various platforms so that all the users can syncs things between various devices hassle free.
The Google Drive app for PC and Mac is being shut down in March
After bidding goodbyes to Google Instant Search, Google is now bidding goodbye to its backup app Google Drive. This tool, which rolled out to Mac and Windows users back in July, lets users choose folders that they want to backup instead of having to place them inside the Drive folder.
Here's everything you need to know about this change and your alternative options? Once the installation is complete, you will be able to start using the latest Google Drive version on your handset.
Those who useG Suite, like many schools and businesses will now have Google Drive Stream. The main difference between the tools is that Drive File Stream does not store data locally.
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