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  | name          = Google File Stream
 
  | name          = Google File Stream
  | summary      = With Drive File Stream you can access your Google Drive files directly from your computer.
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  | summary      = Google File Stream
 
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  | for_students  = y
 
  | for_students  = y
 
  | cat1          = Google
 
  | cat1          = Google
  | cat2          = Classroom technology and systems‏‎
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  | cat2          = Classroom Technology and Systems‏‎
 
  | maintained    = JG
 
  | maintained    = JG
  | year          = 2020-2021
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  | year          = 2021-2022
 
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=Drive for Desktop=
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* Drive File Stream was renamed to [https://www.google.com/drive/download/ Drive for Desktop]
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=Install Drive for Desktop=
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* [https://support.google.com/a/users/answer/9965580?hl=en Install and set up Google Drive for desktop]
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=Drive File Stream=
 
With '''Drive File Stream''', you can access your Google Drive files directly from your computer even though they’re still only stored in the cloud. This means they take up no disk space on your laptop but are almost instantly available through the Finder or Windows Explorer. We’ve been using it for a while now and it works great. Please click on this [https://support.google.com/drive/answer/7329379 link] to follow instructions on how to Download & install [https://support.google.com/drive/answer/7329379 Drive File Stream]
 
With '''Drive File Stream''', you can access your Google Drive files directly from your computer even though they’re still only stored in the cloud. This means they take up no disk space on your laptop but are almost instantly available through the Finder or Windows Explorer. We’ve been using it for a while now and it works great. Please click on this [https://support.google.com/drive/answer/7329379 link] to follow instructions on how to Download & install [https://support.google.com/drive/answer/7329379 Drive File Stream]
  
 
==Install Google File Stream==
 
==Install Google File Stream==
 
*Please install Google File Stream, follow these instructions. Details from Google are in this [https://support.google.com/drive/answer/7329379 link] if you would like more details, please click [https://techcrunch.com/2017/09/07/google-launches-drive-file-stream-to-replace-the-google-drive-desktop-app-for-g-suite-users/ here]. Thank you!
 
*Please install Google File Stream, follow these instructions. Details from Google are in this [https://support.google.com/drive/answer/7329379 link] if you would like more details, please click [https://techcrunch.com/2017/09/07/google-launches-drive-file-stream-to-replace-the-google-drive-desktop-app-for-g-suite-users/ here]. Thank you!

Latest revision as of 21:06, 21 September 2021

This article is...
Summary.png Google File Stream
IntendedES.png Intended for
Employees and Students
Categories.png Categorized under
Google and Classroom Technology and Systems‏‎
JG.jpg Maintained by
Jeffrey Gomez
2021-2022.png Up-to-date for the 2021-2022 school year.



Drive for Desktop

Install Drive for Desktop

Drive File Stream

With Drive File Stream, you can access your Google Drive files directly from your computer even though they’re still only stored in the cloud. This means they take up no disk space on your laptop but are almost instantly available through the Finder or Windows Explorer. We’ve been using it for a while now and it works great. Please click on this link to follow instructions on how to Download & install Drive File Stream

Install Google File Stream

  • Please install Google File Stream, follow these instructions. Details from Google are in this link if you would like more details, please click here. Thank you!