Checking Google Drive Available Space

Earlier today while playing with Google Drive I noticed they did not display how much room I have left like they do in Gmail. While poking around I did find it. Here is a super quick tutorial on finding how much space you have left in your Google Drive.

To get started open up Google Drive

When your drive opens click on the lower gear / sprocket (Sprocket sounds so much cooler)


When this opens click on settings

On the next page you will see your available space.

Have a great weekend!



TJ Houston

TJ Houston the Vice President of Managed services at Epiphany Management Group. TJ leads professional development in all areas of technology and loves developing ways to make teachers, students, and staff's lives easier with the use of technology. TJ also loves photography and his portfolio can be found at All of the views on this site are his own.

  • You can also click on the upload icon (Disk with an arrow) and it will show how much out of your 5 GB (or which ever amount you have purchased) that you are using.  –  Bob05

    • Michael

       Thanks, Good thing I read your comment straight after…. Your method is much easy and require one one click.

  • Paul Saunders

    Thanks – Why is google help not helpful???

  • blogger2help
  • Was looking for this information. Thanks ! 🙂