Transfer Personal Files from FTP to Google Drive

If you have a large set of files in your FTP drive that you want to migrate to Google Drive, try CloudFuze platform. CloudFuze is a cloud data migration tool that allows users to transfer their files between leading cloud services such as Google Drive, OneDrive, Dropbox, etc. The tool helps users save a lot of time and internet costs on manual migration. In this article, we discussed how files can be transferred from FTP to Google Drive.

Step 1: Create a CloudFuze Account

Go to and create an account using your email ID, Google ID, or Office 365 account. If you already have a CloudFuze account, login to the portal using your login credentials.

Login Credentials

Step 2: Add and Authorize FTP

Search for the FTP logo listed under the personal clouds section and click on it.

Select FTP icon

Step 3: Enter FTP Access Credentials

When requested, enter the FTP account login/access information in the popup window. Click on the Add button to authorize the account.

FTP Credentials

Step 4: Add Google Drive

Similarly, click on the Google Drive logo. Note that you should only click the Google Drive logo listed under the personal clouds since it is not a business migration.

Step 5: Authorize Google Drive

Enter you Google Drive credentials in the pop-up window

Authorize Google Drive

Step 6: Grant Permissions

Click on the Allow button to grant permissions to CloudFuze.

Grant Permissions

Step 7: Verify Cloud Addition

First, click on the Clouds icon that you can see in the menu on the left. Once done, now click on the Manage Clouds tab. You should be able to see both clouds added here.

Added clouds

Step 8: Start the Migration

Click on the Migration icon in the left-hand side menu bar.


Step 9: Select Source and Destination Clouds

Select FTP as the Source and Google Drive as the destination cloud.

Source and Destination Clouds

Step 10: Select Files to be Migrated

CloudFuze allows you to transfer all your files or a few selected ones based on your migration needs. Choose what you want to migrate.

Select Files to be Migrated

Step 11: Preview and Confirm Migration

Check your migration preferences and click on the Confirm Migration button.

Preview and Confirm Migration 

Step 12: Migration Is In Progress

During the file transfer, CloudFuze displays the status as In-Progress. You can cancel the migration anytime during the transfer period if you wish to. With that said, you will not be able to reverse or undo the content that is already migrated.

In Progress

Step 13: Migration Is Completed

The status “Processed” indicates that the migration has been completed. You can download the migration report by clicking on the download icon.


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