This is especially useful if you want to maintain your file structure.

Note that this is only available for top-level folders.

Sync to a custom location

This allows you to sync top-level Google Drive folders to anywhere on your computer. 

1. To sync a top-level folder, hover and click the Sync to custom location icon as shown below. A window will appear to let you choose the folder location.

2. Insync will confirm the selection. Select Sync as a subfolder. This means that your Insync folder will be synced as a subfolder in the new location.

Merge with chosen folder

Merge with chosen folder merges the contents of your Google Drive folder with a local folder. 

1. To sync a top-level folder, hover and select the Sync to custom location icon as shown below. A pop-up window will appear to let you choose the folder location.

2. After choosing the location, you will be asked to confirm this selection. Select Merge with chosen folder

What’s next?

  1. Share your file to another user
  2. Convert your file into OpenDocument
  3. View your file on Drive Web
Did this answer your question?