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as of 2018-08-31 To add selected items to an additional folder via the keyboard: Select one (or more) item(s) in drive Press Shift+z Use ←, ↑, →, ↓ in the resulting popup to navigate to the desired folder Press Enter to add the items to the desired folder Note: You can use the mouse for most of this, but the initial Shift+z is needed to start things off ...


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The Google Drive folder is a local representation of what files you currently have uploaded into your Google Drive storage. If you delete a file in your Drive folder on your computer, it is reflected on the Drive website.


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Tested this a minute ago: 19,999 characters is the upper limit for text in each Google Keep note, not including the title or any images. additionally, 999 characters maximum are allowed in the title. I was able to upload 7 images totaling 3.0MB to the same note after the above text limits were reached. I assume more images can be attached to the same note, ...


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Google Drive, Gmail, and Google+ Photos give you 15 GB of storage space for free. This storage limit only applies if you've chosen to upload "Original" size photos (bigger than 16 megapixels) on your desktop or with Auto Backup on your Android device. Any photos you upload less than 2048px (or that you let Google+ resize for you) won't count against your ...


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Just announced: Bringing it all together: 15 GB now shared between Drive, Gmail, and Google+ Photos With this new combined storage space, you won’t have to worry about how much you’re storing and where. For example, maybe you’re a heavy Gmail user but light on photos, or perhaps you were bumping up against your Drive storage limit but were only using 2 ...


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To create a Google family and become a Family Manager, go to https://families.google.com . You need to add accounts there in order for them to be in your Google family. The storage space a Family Manager has will be shared with the family members, so yes, your combined holdings will use up that storage space. However, the storage that each individual ...


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I mean is it possible to delete a file in the Drive folder without getting it deleted from the Drive. Yes: Uninstall the Google Drive software from your machine. Do all future uploads to www.drive.google.com manually Under this approach, you can upload from folders on your machine with any name that you like (including Drive). But there will not be any ...


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I would avoid Google Apps for Business as your primary storage solution. When I was sourcing alternatives, Box.com was the only one that I felt would provide some benefit. In the end, I didn't see enough of an advantage to offset having to spend agonizing weeks migrating our files. Also, it is a lot more expensive; you get what you pay for. My advice is ...


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as of 2018-08-31 To move selected items to a new folder and then toggle to adding selected items to an additional folder via the keyboard: Select one (or more) item(s) in drive Press z Use ←, ↑, →, ↓ in the resulting popup to navigate to the desired folder Press Ctrl to make the "Move Here" button toggle to "Add Here" Press Enter to add the selected items ...


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Bitbucket offers private repos for groups of up to five members: There is no hard size limit, but they recommend staying under 1 GB: Bitbucket maximum size You can host your own Git service using a VPS. Digital Ocean is $5/mo. for 20GB: And some options for privately hosting shareable files: http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/3-self-hosted-dropbox-alternatives-...


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As noted on the Purchase Extra Storage help page: It's normal to experience a delay of up to 24 hours before purchased storage is added to your account This isn't immediately obvious if you upgrade just for GMail, since it is in the Account support section.


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Yes, the shared folder/files will take up space in everyone's account who has access to it. From Dropbox's Help Centre: The size of a shared folder will be counted against the quota of every member of that folder, unless each person is on the same Dropbox Business team.


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This is not the intended purpose of github. It's intended for management/perusal of software source-code (and related assets). Please also see this article: https://help.github.com/articles/what-is-my-disk-quota For standard online storage, I would look at Dropbox, SkyDrive, Google Drive, Amazon S3, or an online backup solution.


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The actual "share" button is not easy to spot. Drive is not a "consumer-ready" product, so very bare bones, but does the job. Suggest putting the files into a zip.


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You can't read or download, that is what lets S4 offer such speedy and cheap services! By not allowing reads, S4 is faster and more secure while being more simple for customers to use.


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Here was my work around. What I do when I want to retain files permanently in my Google Drive, but remove them from my laptop is this: Create a new folder in only Google Drive. Copy the content from my PC and place in the new folder on Google Drive. Confirm content is fully copied on my Google Drive. Delete original folder on my computer. This only works ...


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When I decide that I no longer need a file or folder on my computer but it's synced to Google Drive (the Cloud), and I want to keep a copy of on Google Drive (in the Cloud), I simply log into Google Drive through my browser, find that file or folder, and move it out of the synced folder to where it won't be synced with my computer. That way nothing I do on ...


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No, it is not currently possible to purchase storage plans for someone else using a personal account, though it is possible to do so if the account is using Google Apps for Work.


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In order to use the High Quality setting, the photos should be uploaded by using the new Google Photos apps: for mobile devices, Android or iOS for computers, Mac OSX or Windows Other apps like Google Drive or Picasa or plugins, will not have a way to choose and apply the High Quality option in order to save storage quota. References Back up photos &...


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For the normal usage of Trello there is absolutely no limitation. With the free version you can create any number of boards, lists and cards. However there are some extra functions you may decide to subscribe in order to help the team behind Trello and have extra control on your boards: Gold account will let you upload attachments bigger than 10MB and ...


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yes, Dropbox expects you to pay to view someone else's shared folder that they've already paid for. Google Drive doesn't do this. only the owner of the shared folder pays for that storage.


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I know you asked for IFTTT, but since it's not possible I'm suggesting other solutions: Microsoft Flow Zapier Click the images to open the relevant template, it's pretty straight forward. Flow Zapier


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If you are not into programming, try mover. Mover is free for personal use! You can move data and even create a scheduled backup completely for free with our Personal Connectors such as Dropbox, OneDrive, Google Drive, and more.


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Do you have any coding experience? Check out the (assuming they are made available) API's for each service and see if you can write a script to list and then store and loop through your files in one service issuing export commands with your new service as the destination.


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On your computer ; go to your Google Drive preferences and uncheck all the folders you want to be able to delete from your computer but keeping them in the cloud. Apply changes. Then you can erase the unchecked folders in your Google Drive folder on your computer and they will stay in the cloud because they are not part of the "sync" option on your computer.


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Your values are accurate. Your Outlook\Live\Hotmail messages and data are stored on Microsoft servers. Skydrive is a separate service that you have simply by having an Outlook.com account (not always do you have this, many people do). If you have Outlook locally installed on your computer there are ways to save mail on your hard drive, or in Windows 7 and 8 ...


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