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How do I get Google Drive to sync?
01-May-2017

1.Start Google Drive.

  • On a Mac, go to Finder and then Applications and then Google Drive.
  • On a PC, go to Start and then Programs and then Google Drive.

2.Click the Google Drive icon Google Drive icon.

  • On a Mac, the icon is usually in the menu bar at the top right of the screen.
  • On a PC, the icon is usually in the taskbar at the bottom right of the screen.
  1. In the top right, click More More icon
  2. Click Preferences and then Sync Options and then My Drive.
  3. Click to choose which folders or subfolders will sync:
    • OPTION 1: "Sync everything in My Drive."
    • OPTION 2: "Sync only these folders."
  4. If you choose OPTION 2, click the box to the left of the folder names to choose what folders will sync.
  5. Click Apply to confirm your changes.

Change download & upload rates

  1. Click the Google Drive icon Google Drive icon.

    • On a Mac, the icon is usually in the menu bar at the top right of the screen.

    • On a PC, the icon is usually in the taskbar at the bottom right of the screen.

  2. In the top right, click More More icon and then Preferences.

  3. Click Advanced and then Network settings.

  4. Click the button next to the"Download Rate" and "Upload Rate" option you want:

    • To use a slower rate, choose Limit to and use the arrows to change the rate. The numbers are measured in kilobytes per second.

    • To use a faster rate, choose Don't limit.

  5. Click Apply.

Source : https://support.google.com/drive/answer/2375083?hl=en