You can store your files securely and open or edit them from any device using Google Drive.

On Computer

Get started with Google Drive

You get 15 GB of space in your Drive for free. Learn what takes up space in Google Drive and where to buy more space.

Step 1: Go to drive.google.com

On your computer, go to drive.google.com. You’ll see “My Drive,” which has:

  • Files and folders you upload or sync
  • Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms you create

Learn how to back up and sync files from your Mac or PC.

Step 2: Upload or create files

You can upload files from your computer or create files in Google Drive.

Step 3: Share and organize files

You can share files or folders, so other people can view, edit, or comment on them.

To see files that other people have shared with you, go to the “Shared with me” section.

On AndroidiPhone

Get started with Google Drive

You get 15 GB of space in your Drive for free. Learn what takes up space in Google Drive and where to buy more space.

Step 1: Open the app

Google Drive icon

On your Android device, find and open the Google Drive app . In “My Drive,” you’ll see:

  • Files and folders you upload or sync.
  • Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms you create

Step 2: Upload or create files

You can upload files from your phone or tablet, or create files in Google Drive.

Step 3: Share and organize files

You can share files or folders, so other people can view, edit, or comment on them.

To see files that other people have shared with you, go to the “Shared with me” section.

On iPhone & iPad

Get started with Google Drive

You get 15 GB of space in your Drive for free. Learn what takes up space in Google Drive and where to buy more space.

Step 1: Download and open the app

On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Drive app. In “My Drive,” you’ll see:

  • Files and folders you upload or sync.
  • Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms you create.

Step 2: Upload or create files

You can upload files from your iPhone or iPad, or create files in Google Drive.

Step 3: Share and organize files

You can share files or folders, so other people can view, edit, or comment on them.

To see files that other people have shared with you, go to the “Shared with me” section.

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