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Office 365 - Transfer Google Drive Documents to OneDrive

This document will show you how to transfer over documents from Google Drive to OneDrive.

  1. Open up your student email (Gmail) through MySWTC.

  2. In Gmail, click on the "Menu" option in the upper right hand corner and then select "Account".



  3. Under the "Privacy & personalization" section click "Manage your data & personalization".



  4. Under the "Transfer you content" section select "Start transfer".



  5. Under the "Download or delete your data" section select "Download you data".



  6. On the "Google Takeout" screen select "Deselect all".



  7. Scroll down the list and check the box next to "Drive".



  8. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click "Next step".



  9. Leave the default options checked for the "Choose file types, frequency & destination" option.  Click "Create export".



  10. Google will prepare your files for download. This may take a while depending on how many files you have stored in Google Drive. 




  11. Once the export is complete, select "Download" to download the .zip file.  Save the file to your computer where you can access it.



  12. Open the .zip file by either clicking on it from the download window or navigating to where you saved the file.



  13. Extract the contents of the .zip file.  If using Windows, select the "Extract all" button in the ribbon.



  14. Click "Extract" to extract the files to location listed.



  15. Once the files are extracted they should open in a new window automatically.  If not, navigate and open the newly created folder. 

  16. Within the newly extract folder, open the "Takeout" folder.



  17. Open the "Drive" folder.



  18. In the "Drive" folder you will find all of your Google Drive files.



  19. Open up office.com and sign in with your student account.

  20. Select "OneDrive" from the list of applications.



  21. Select all the files from Google Drive folder you download and drag them into OneDrive.  The files will begin uploading to OneDrive.





  22. Once the upload completes you will see the files listed in OneDrive. 






Keywords:leaving leave expired expiring account disabled o365   Doc ID:102059
Owner:Jake W.Group:Southwest Wisconsin Technical College
Created:2020-05-13 13:17 CSTUpdated:2020-05-26 09:11 CST
Sites:Southwest Wisconsin Technical College
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