The iCloud Drive of the latest iOS platform is a great app for syncing files and documents across different kinds of Apple gadgets like Mac, iPads and iPhones. This app will be also available in other gadgets like Macs, iPads, iPhones and Windows PC and therefore sharing files will be really easy. Upload all the documents in iCloud Drive and thereafter you can access it from all the gadgets which is going to have iCloud Drive. Users can also share documents stored in the iCloud Drive with anyone by simply sharing the link. Previously, users needed to install third party app for accessing iCloud Drive from iPhones.
Here is a synopsis on iCloud Drive of iOS 9 platform works:
iOS 9 users at first need to enable the iCloud Drive in their iPads or iPhones. To enable this app on the homescreen of your gadget click on phone settings and find out iCloud. Thereafter, click on iCloud Drive and a new set of options will appear before you on the screen. Find out “Show on Home Screen” and slide the switch to put it on. Go back to your home screen and you will be able to see the iCloud Drive app on your phone.
Click on the iCloud Drive App and it will open up to present before you with all the files and folders that you have already created in it. At the bottom of each folder you will get to see the number of files stored in it and at the bottom of the screen you can see how much space of the Drive is being already occupied.
The best part is organizing iCloud Drive is really easy and users also have the option of deleting the unwanted files. For deleting files at first open a folder and click on the select option, then select the files you want to delete and again click on delete. In this way all the unwanted files will be deleted from the folder. After clicking on the delete option a dialogue box will open before you stating “Delete from iCloud Drive”. If you are sure you want to delete it, go ahead and click on it to continue with the process. However, once deleted you would not be able to retrieve the files, so make sure you are deleting the right files.
Users can also create new folders within the iCloud Drive and transfer files from one folder to another by just clicking on “Move to folder”. At first select the file or files that you want to move in another folder and click on “Move to folder”, a dialogue box is going to open up asking you for the location. State the name of the folder in the dialogue box and the location of the files will be changed. If you cannot remember the name of the folder, don’t worry. The name of all the folders will appear in the dialogue box for you to select from. Another unique feature of this app is that files from these folders can be also sent as email, text messages or attachment to another app.
Using the iCloud Drive will definitely be a different experience altogether. With this app now it will be possible to share documents easily across multiple platforms, including Windows platform. Moreover, the way users can organize it makes it all the more worthy. Enjoy iCloud Drive with iOS 9 once it is released later this year.