Google Drive Backup with ElBackup

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Backing up your Google Drive is essential to ensure that your important documents, spreadsheets, and other files are protected from accidental deletion, data corruption, or account issues. ElBackup provides a powerful and user-friendly solution to secure your Google Drive data, making it easy to back up and restore files whenever necessary. Here’s a detailed guide on how to use ElBackup for Google Drive backups.

Why Use ElBackup for Google Drive Backup?

ElBackup offers several benefits for backing up your Google Drive:

- Automated Backups: Schedule regular backups to keep your files up-to-date without manual effort.

- Easy Restoration: Quickly restore individual files or entire folders as needed.

- Secure Storage: ElBackup stores your data securely, protecting sensitive information from unauthorized access.

- User-Friendly Interface: The intuitive interface makes it easy for anyone to set up and manage backups.

Setting Up Google Drive Backup with ElBackup

1. Sign Up and Log In

- Create an Account: If you don’t already have an ElBackup account, sign up on https://elbackup.com or login using the following methods:

- Your ElBackup credentials. Use your login and password.

- Your Google Account 

  1. Click “Sign In with Google” button
  2. Authorize ElBackup
  3. Grant Permissions: Follow the prompts to authorize ElBackup to access your Google account. This step is necessary for ElBackup to back up your Google Drive data.

2. Configure Backup Settings

  1. Click “Autobackup Settings” icon from the bottom left navigation menu called "Tools".
  2. Select Google Drive and click “Backup All”.
  3. Customize Backup Options: Click “Advanced settings” and choose specific docs or files you want to back up or opt to back up your entire drive.
  4. Set Backup Frequency: Define how often you want the backups to occur (e.g., daily, weekly).
  5. Click “Save

3. Start the Backup Process

- Initiate Backup: Click “Google Drive” from the left navigation menu and click “Backup” button from the top navigation menu to begin the backup process. ElBackup will now start copying your Google Drive data to its secure storage.

- Monitor Progress: You can monitor the backup progress in the ElBackup dashboard. Initial backups might take some time depending on the volume of Drive data.

Restoring Google Drive Data with ElBackup

ElBackup makes it easy to restore your Google Drive data whenever necessary:

1. Access Restore Options

- In your ElBackup dashboard, go to the “Google Drive” from the left navigation menu.

- Choose a directory or a file from the list and click the “Restore” button. 

2. Choose Data to Restore

- Full or Partial Restore: Decide whether you want to restore the entire drive or specific files.

- Select Items: If doing a partial restore, select the files or directories you wish to restore.

3. Initiate Restoration

- Click “Restore” and confirm your choice. ElBackup will then restore the selected data back to your Google Drive account.

Additional Features of ElBackup

- Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA): Enhance your account security by enabling MFA in your ElBackup settings.

- ElBackup ID: Create an ElBackup ID for an alternative login method, adding another layer of security.

ElBackup provides a robust and user-friendly solution for backing up your Google Drive. With automated backups, easy restoration, and secure storage, ElBackup ensures your documents, spreadsheets, and other files are protected and accessible whenever you need them. Whether you’re an individual user or managing a business, ElBackup offers the tools you need to keep your Google Drive data safe.