The Best Way to Transfer Files from Dropbox to Google Drive

Ritu Roy | Cloud Backup How to's Technology | 3 minutes read | Last updated on February 8th, 2023,

Migrating files from Dropbox to Google Drive is very easily with two methods introduced in this blog post. You can also find a reliable and effortlessly way with extraordinary features – CubexSoft Cloud Drive Migration Tool. Choose any one solution that you are most interested in so you can performs the tasks.

Reasons – Why Users Want to Move Dropbox to Google Drive?

Today’s era, multiple user want to use Dropbox as a cloud storage tool to store images, videos, documents, audios, pictures, and etc. Because it gives number of advanced features such as retrieving files you removed/erased, keeping various versions of your documents for 30 days and it does not count the total storage space you are allowed.

Moreover, as Dropbox only starts with 2GB of storage for the free user whereas Google Drive has the similar features of Dropbox but provides 15GB storage volume for the free user. Hence, number of users choose Google Drive as the destination space to store files when we run out the free space of Dropbox.

After choosing Google Drive as the storage, how to transfer files from Dropbox to Google Drive safely and quickly? Then, read the following blog post, you will find two solutions to help you transfer files from Dropbox to Google Drive without any issues.

Manual Solution – Migrate Dropbox Data to Google Drive Account

Using Download and Upload Method

Step 1. Sign up your Dropbox account.

Step 2. Make one folder to store all your Dropbox files.

Step 3. Now, click on the three-dot symbol and press the “Download” option and wait for the process to complete.

Step 4. Then, login to your Google Drive account.

Step 5. Now, press the “Upload” option to upload that .zip file to your Google Drive account and wait for the procedure to done.

Important Notes:

  • The new folder will come out a zip file after it’s downloaded to the local system.
  • When you need to upload folder to your G Drive account, you need to extract that zip file first.

Following above sections, you can understand to transfer files from Dropbox to Google Drive easily through free manual solution. But, when your data size is a quite large, then it consumes time to complete the process. You cannot exist the page during the process is complete and the time it takes to transfer depends on the network. So, is there any way available which can easily move data from Dropbox to Google Drive without encountering above segments? Sure, read the upcoming sections and find the reliable and effortlessly way with Dropbox Migrator Tool.

Expert Way – Transfer Files from Dropbox to Google Drive Account

The Dropbox Migration Tool is a third-party software which permits migrating Dropbox data files to Google Drive account. Everyone technical or non-technical user can simply and quickly transfer files from Dropbox to Google Drive account without any helps of technical experts. With the help of Dropbox Migration tool, you can move all types of documents, archive files, executable files, source codes, presentations, pdf, spreadsheets, text files, images, media, pictures etc. Now, follow the below-listed steps to resolve the issue of how to transfer files from Dropbox to Google Drive:

Step 1. Download and Install Dropbox Migration tool on your machine.

Step 2. After installing the software, Add Source Dropbox Drives

Step 3. Now, choose Dropbox Drive which you need to add and provide the Drive ID and press the Login option.

Step 4. After this, click on again “Add” button to Add Destination Cloud Drive. Then, select the drives for destination, give the Drive ID and hit on Login button.

Step 5. Now, press the Next button to map the source and destination drives with each other.

Step 6. Press the Next option and the software will start the migration process.

The Bottom Lines

In this above-mentioned blog post, transfer files from Dropbox to Google Drive is completely easy and reliable process with the help of third-party tool. Demo edition of this software can provide you a better view of all conversional steps through which you can transfer data from Dropbox to Google Drive account. It can transfer upto only one item per folder from Dropbox to Google Drive. All items of Dropbox can be transferred only in licenced edition of this software.