How to delete files from Google Drive?

Sometimes we need to free up storage even in Google Drive by deleting unnecessary files. Do you know, how to delete files from Google Drive?

It is not so complicated. By deleting unnecessary files we can free up google drive space. Today we are going to introduce you how can you delete files from Google Drive. It is very simple. Follow the steps and do it. 

How to delete files from Google Drive?

delete files from Google Drive

There are two steps to delete a file in Google Drive. At first, you need to move the file into the recycle bin and finally delete it permanently from Recycle bin.

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Move the file into Recycle bin

Open Google Drive 

Open Google Drive

Click on Files
Click on Files

Find out the file which you want to delete and click on the three dots.
Find file to delete

Now you will find Remove option and click on it.
click on remove

Now click to Move to Bin
click to Move to Bin

This file is moved to the Recycle bin. You can restore the file and also can permanently delete it. If you do not delete the file from Recycle bin, it will be automatically deleted within 30 days.

Permanently delete the file

Click on the top menu bar 

click here

Click to Bin 

Click to Bin

Now you can find the file which is moved to this Recycle bin. Click to the three dots

Click to the three dots

Click on Delete forever 

Click on Delete forever

Click here

click on this portion

And the file is permanently deleted from Google Drive. By deleting unnecessary files you can free up storage. By following these steps, you can easily delete files from Google Drive. So no tension; when storage is almost full, follow the steps and stay relaxed.