How to install insync to backup your files to google drive – paid

Working on any operating system you need to have a contingency plan.

What if my systems breaks down for whatever reason. Old age for example.

Use the free cloud services at hand like dropbox or …

Insync is a sync tool for google drive BUT it is not free.

We see that we can install it from the AUR or Arch User Repository.

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After installing the application you need to login or make an google account to be able to sync your documents in the folder to your google drive. I change the folder where it wants to sync to and will go over various settings of the tool.