Copy Files and Folders

The Copy function can duplicate the files and folders from one place to another.

It can also only duplicate the folder structure without the files.

Step 1 – go Google Drive and navigate to the folder you want to get the folder id.

Step 2 – from the browser URL select the letters and number after the url

Example the folder url is:

The id is: 12FlePBo5eoIk2_xvr6KAjTDmkl0YLbTd

Step 3 – copy and paste the id in the field for BackupBot and click set.

How to get the folder id in Google Drive for BackupBot

Enter the Folder ID of the the source folder and then the folder id of the destination and click Start Copying.

For large folders with thousands of files it might take some time for the operation to finish.

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Please see our tutorial on how to copy files and folders in Google Sheets.