How to Setup Google Drive – DNS‑340L

Requirements:

• Internet connection
• User(s) / Group(s) setup
• Network Share setup
• Google Account

Step 1 – Open a web browser and enter the IP of your device

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Step 2
– Login into the DNS using your credentials

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Step 3Click on Applications > Google Drive

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Select “Google Drive”

Step 4 – Click on “Click here to connect to Google Drive” at bottom of screen

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Step 5 – Once signed in click on “Link Account” icon

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Step 6 – Click “Get Key”

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Step 7 – Accept the conditions set out in your Google Account

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Click “Accept”

Step 8 – Copy the code you have been sent
 
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Step 9 – Enter your email address and the code you had been sent in Step 7

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Click “Apply”

Step 10 – Click on “Browse” to search to find the “Sync Folder”

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Step 11 – Select the folder you would like to synchronise with Google Drive. In our example we have a shared folder named “Test”

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Click “Next”

Step 12 – Select “All Accounts” or a specific account

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Click “Next”

Step 13 – Select “Read /Write”

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Click “Next”

Step 14 – This screen is simply the summary of the of the network shares

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Click “Finish”

Step 15 – Once you have completed the above, you can then select the “Sync Type”.

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In our example we have chosen “2-Way-Sync”

• 2-Way Sync – This will synchronise data in both directions
• NAS to Google Drive – This will synchronise data on the NAS to Google Drive
• Google Drive to NAS – This will synchronise data from Google Drive to the NAS

Step 16 – We now need to setup the “Sync Schedule” and program when the synchronisation will take place

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In our example we have chosen “Daily” and selected the time of “15:20”

Click “Apply”

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Click “Yes”

Step 17 – To test the synchronisation, click on “Sync Now”

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You should notice “Running…” Please wait for the sync to finish

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Once the sync process has finished, you should get “Success”

Step 18 – Go to your Google Drive account and refresh the page (if you have it open) to see the sync files

 

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