Known issues with shared drives

The following limitations and known issues apply to the current release:

  • Some file types can't be stored in shared drives, including (but not limited to):
    • Google Maps
    • Google Photos
    • Some virtual file types, such as App Maker apps
    • Files owned by other domains
  • External users can only be added as a shared drives member if they have a Google account associated with their email address. To resolve this, users can create a Google Account with their existing email
  • Hidden shared drives are still displayed in Drive File Stream on users’ desktop computers.

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