How to Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive

If you want to know how to move pictures from PC to Google Drive, then you can opt out one of the methods which are described in this article.

By Lydia Smith | Posted: Jul. 23, 2018, Last Updated: Jul. 23, 2018
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Google Drive is one of the most popular cloud services which have enabled the user to store their data files on an external server. The photos are the memories that everyone wants to keep safe as long as possible. That’s why storing the photos on Google Drive can help you to have a long time backup of those memories until you delete them yourself. So, if you want to transfer photos from PC to Google Drive, then refer to this article.

Method 1. How to Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive by Uploading

Step 1  Go to Google Drive website and log into your account.

Step 2  Click “+ New” option > Choose File upload/Folder upload.

Step 3  Select the pictures or a whole photo folder on your PC that you want to transfer to Google Drive. Click “Open” button and your file transfer will automatically start.

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive by Uploading – Step 3

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive by Uploading – Step 3

Method 2. How to Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive by Syncing

Step 1  Download and install Google Backup and Sync on PC. Download the setup file from the website and complete the installation process. Once the whole set up is complete, you will see a Google Drive folder on the left corner of the screen along with the desktop, downloads, and recent folder.

Step 2  Drag the file you want to transfer from your PC to your Drive.

Step 3  Leave the file in the Drive folder and it will automatically upload the file to your Google Drive.

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive by Syncing - Step 2

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive by Syncing – Step 2

Method 3. How to Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive by AnyTrans for Cloud

A cloud manager – AnyTrans for Cloud can also help you transfer photos from PC to Google Drive. AnyTrans for Cloud integrates with Google Drive, Dropbpx, OneDrive, Box, iCloud Drive, pCloud, etc. Namely, the program enables you to access and manage multiple cloud drives. Below are the key features:

  1. Multithreading technology ensures the super fast speed to transfer photos from PC to Google Drive.
  2. 100% privacy and security guarantee keeps your Google Drive account and photos private and secure.
  3. Flexible file sharing channels enables you to share files and folder via email, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, message, or WhatsApp.
  4. Cloud Migration feature allows you to move files and folder from one cloud to another directly with simple steps.

Now free sign up for AnyTrans for Cloud and start the steps to transfer photos from PC to Google Drive.

Step 1  Install and open AnyTrans for Cloud app on your Windows computer, and log into your AnyTrans account.

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive – Step 1

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive – Step 1

Step 2  Click on the “+” button and choose Google Drive to add to AnyTrans for Cloud. And the screen instructions to finish the authorization.

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive – Step 2

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive – Step 2

Step 3  Hit the Google Drive icon on the left sidebar. Click the “Upload” button and choose the photos on PC that you want to transfer to Google Drive.

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive – Step 3

Transfer Photos from PC to Google Drive – Step 3

The Bottom Line

In this article, we have shared 3 methods about how to transfer photos from PC to Google Drive. Well, now you can easily transfer your Photos from PC to your Google Drive. The photo transfer process completely depends on the size of the photo and your internet connection speed. All of the above-mentioned methods are effective to transfer photos from PC to Google Drive. For further questions, please let us know in the comments below.

Lydia Smith

Member of iMobie team, an optimistic Apple user, willing to share solutions about iOS related problems.

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