Deleting files from Google Drive on your iPhone is easy! Follow our step-by-step guide to learn how to do it quickly and safely.
Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service developed by Google. It allows users to store files in the cloud, share files, and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations with collaborators. Google Drive is available on a variety of platforms, including iOS devices. In this article, we’ll discuss how to delete files from Google Drive on an iPhone.
Step 1: Open the Google Drive App
The first step is to open the Google Drive app on your iPhone. The app can be found in the App Store and can be downloaded for free. Once you have downloaded the app, launch it by tapping the icon on your home screen.
Step 2: Log in to Your Account
Once the app is open, you will need to log in to your Google account. If you have multiple Google accounts, you will need to select the one associated with your Google Drive.
Step 3: Select the File You Want to Delete
Next, you will need to select the file that you want to delete. To do this, tap the three dots in the upper right corner of the file. This will bring up a menu with several options.
Step 4: Tap the Trash Icon
In the menu that appears, you will need to tap the trash icon. This will move the file to the trash folder. Once the file is in the trash folder, it will remain there until it is permanently deleted.
Step 5: Empty the Trash
Now, you will need to empty the trash in order to permanently delete the file. To do this, tap the three dots in the upper right corner of the trash folder. This will bring up a menu with several options. Tap the “Empty Trash” option.
Step 6: Confirm the Deletion
Finally, you will need to confirm the deletion. A pop-up window will appear asking if you are sure you want to delete the file. Tap “Yes” to confirm the deletion. The file will now be permanently deleted from Google Drive.
Deleting files from Google Drive on an iPhone is a straightforward process. All you need to do is open the Google Drive app, log in to your account, select the file you want to delete, tap the trash icon, empty the trash, and confirm the deletion. Once the process is complete, the file will be permanently deleted from Google Drive.