How to Move Files Between Cloud Services

What is MultCloud

In order to manage multiple cloud sercvices of yours, you can try some multiple cloud services management applications - MultCloud is one of them and free. It can help you make full use of space of your Clouds, and sync, backup and transfer data across Clouds easily and freely.

How to move files between cloud services with MultCloud

It is very easy, once you have added accounts of Google Drive/Box/Dropbox/Amazon S3/SugarSync/OneDrive to MultCloud, you can directly move files between cloud services without downloading or re-uploading and just like copy & paste files in Windows Explorer.

Now let’s take Dropbox and Google Drive as example:

1. Add Accounts

Sign up MultCloud, activate and log in. Start to add Dropbox and Google Drive accounts.

Select cloud drives to add

Here, you can type a "Display Name" for better memorization.

Type display name then add Dropbox account

Ready to add Google Drive

Then click “Add Cloud Drives” button on the upper left corner to add Google Drive in the same way.

2. Upload and Download Files

Method One: Move Files by Dragging

There are four methods to export Dropbox to Google Drive.

First is just dragging file from Dropbox to Google Drive. Select the files or folders and hold down the left mouse button to move it.

Move file by dragging

Method Two: Move Files by Copy & Paste

Copy the file in the Dropbox first then paste it in Google Drive later.

Right click the file and select “Copy” in Dropbox

Right click on blank space and select “Paste” in Google Drive

Method Three: Move Files by “Copy to”

The third method is like the second method. Select the target file and click “Copy to”.

“Copy to” Option

In the pop-up window, select Google Drive and click “Transfer”. “Move” is optional.

“Copy to” Setting

Method Four: Transfer or Backup Service

Switch to this professional transfer interface, you can set more options: overwritten, filter, email notification, schedul file copy, etc.

Transfer Service


The web-based applicaiton MultCloud’s authorization system is based on OAuth, which is a standard authorization framework that enables third-party applications to access multiple cloud accounts without username and password required. What’s more, 256-bit encryption is applied to the data transmission in MultCloud. So with this multiple cloud storage manager to move, backup and sync cloud services is safe and it saves your time.

Besides Clouds mentioned above, MultCloud can support

Dropbox Dropbox for Business OneDrive OneDrive for Business Google Drive WebDav SugarSync FTP/SFTP Amazon Drive CloudMe Cubby MyDrive WEB.DE Yandex HiDrive BaiDu MediaFire ownCloud Alfresco ADrive Flickr HubiC MySQL Evernote MEGA Box Amazon S3 Egnyte pCloud