I am running a few file folders for a project in Google Drive. Quite often, collaborators upload or update files in one of the folders.
Is there a way to see the latest changes to the drive, so I can quickly respond to the newly-uploaded files?
Yes. There is a sort button on the top right corner. If u want to see changes, click on the details button. I believe it looks like a circle with the letter "i" on the inside. This will show you a short timeline on the right-hand side of the page.
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Thanks, @aurora-afable, this works pretty well: