How to Add or Upload a Folder to Google Drive:

Google drive is file storing, accessing and synchronizing service provide by Google, in Google drive you can store your files and you can access files from anywhere in the world.

Google drive provides 15GB of free storage space.

Google Drive allows you to upload and store your files in the cloud.

It is easy to upload folders into Google Drive, simply we can upload your files into Google drive by dragging and dropping them into Google Drive folder.

You can save time by uploading folders instead of uploading individual files, you can upload multiple folders at a time into Google Drive, and if you upload any folder it will maintain the subfolder structure and individual files inside that folder.

On Windows:

Install Google drive on windows, click here to know how to install Google drive on windows

New Google drive folder will be created inside home folder by default

Open your Google drive folder

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Drag and drop your folders into Google drive folder (or) Copy and paste your folders into Google Drive folder.

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On Google Drive website:

If your are uploading folders using Google chrome we can directly upload folders in to Google drive, if you are using any browsers other than Google Chrome we need to install java applet.

Uploading Folders in to Google Drive using Google Chrome:

Step 1: Log in to Google drive.

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Step 2: Click the upload button from the left column of your Google drive web page.

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Step 3: Select Folder from drop down menu.

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Note:  If you see ENABLE UPLOAD FOLDER instead of FOLDER option then you need to update your Chrome browser to latest version.

Step 4: select the folder to upload.

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Step 5: your Folder is uploaded into Google Drive and uploaded folders are available under MY DRIVE.

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Uploading Folders in to Google Drive using other than Chrome web browser:

If you are using other than chrome browser we need to enable java for your web browser and we need to install applet to upload folders in to Google drive.

Follow below steps to upload folders into Google Drive using a browser other than chrome.

Step 1: Login to your Google drive.

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Step 2: Click the upload button from the left column of your Google drive web page.

 

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Step 3: Select Enable folder upload option from drop down menu.

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Step 4: You will get a notification as shown below

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To upload folders into Google drive we need Chrome (or) a web browser with java-based folder upload applet.

Click on Install applet button.

Step 5: you will get a notification as shown below.

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It will ask your permission to install java applet for your web browser as shown below, Click on Run to install applet.

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You will get a security warning notification click on Don’t Block button.

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Step 6: After Completion of installation you will get a success notification as shown below.

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Step 7: Click the upload button from the left column of your Google drive web page and select File and Folders option from drop down menu.

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Step 8: select a folder to upload, to upload multiple folders at a time press SHIFT or CTRL buttons and select folders and click on enter/Select.

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Step 9: your Folders are uploaded into Google Drive and uploaded folders are available under MY DRIVE

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Step 10: your Folders are uploaded into Google Drive and uploaded folders are available under MY DRIVE

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Note: you need to enable folder upload (Need to Install Applet) every time you visits your Google Drive to upload folders in to Drive using any web browser other than Google Chrome.

Enjoy 🙂

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