Google Drive

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Google Drive is an optional service that lets you store and access your files anywhere -- on the web, on your Hard drive, or on the go. Here’s how it works:

  • Go to Google Drive on the web at
  • Install Google Drive on your computer or mobile device.
    • You will find Google Drive in the App Store on the iPad. Just do a search for "Google Drive".
  • Save your files to Google Drive. It’s right there on your device.

Get started with 5 GB of free space. Upgrade to 25 GB for less than $2.50 a month, and you can store practically everything for next to nothing.

For other backup services, WSU recommends using Microsoft OneDrive

How to Access

With a Google Account, you will be able to access your drive.

1. Get a Google Account.

2. Once an acccount has been made go to


3. Log-in at the top-right hand corner.


4. Access Google Drive on the top-right hand side by clicking the 9-dot grid, and then the Drive Symbol Goole.Drive.Icon.PNG.


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