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How to download from Google Drive?

How to download from Google Drive?

How to download from Google Drive?


Ensure PhotoSync is installed on your device and that you have an internet connection. Attention: You need a Google Drive account to download your pictures from Google Drive to your device.

Tap the red transfer button in PhotoSync and choose Receive from the action menu. Swipe the target services pane until you find Google Drive and tap on the Google Drive service icon.

Figure 1. Receive from Google Drive
Receive from Google Drive

 

You'll start in your Google Drive root folder. Tap on folders to change into the folder until you'll get to the folder from which you want to download your pictures.

Figure 2. Navigate in Google Drive
Navigate in Google Drive

 

Figure 3. Navigate in Google Drive
Navigate in Google Drive

 

Figure 4. Navigate in Google Drive
Navigate in Google Drive

 

Tap on the thumbnails of the pictures that you want to download to your device so select the pictures for download and then tap on the download button in the bottom right. If you want to download the complete folder, you don't need to tap and select any pictures, just tap the download button. In the download window tap on All if you want to download all pictures from your folder, on Selected if you want to download only selected pictures, or on New if you want to download pictures that you have not downloaded yet to your device.

Figure 5. Choose your download
Choose your download

 

If Select before transfer is enabled in the Google Drive settings in PhotoSync you can choose where on your device you want to download the pictures. Choose an existing album by tapping on that album or tap on the plus button to add a new album for your download.

Figure 6. Create a new album or folder
Create a new album or folder

 

If you choose to create a new album for your download, enter the name of the album and tap on Done to select the album and start the download..

Figure 7. Enter album name
Enter album name

 

You pictures will be downloaded to the chosen album on your device.

Figure 8. Download from Google Drive
Download from Google Drive

 

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