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Google Photos filled Google Drive Storage
September 27, 2018
11:33 pm
melissa and Bruce overbay
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I must have something set up wrong because I received a message that my Google Drive storage is full and Photos cannot continue to sync.  I thought Google Photos had unlimited storage.  Don’t understand why it is impacting my Drive storage.  What should I look for to keep Photos from impacting Drive storage?

October 2, 2018
4:35 pm
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Photos does have unlimited storage, but you have to be using the setting for “High Quality” – even if you have that setting on now, there may have been times when it wasn’t. This video shows you how to fix that:

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