It is very clear to everyone that Gmail is certainly a most used email service today. It lets you store or use up to 15GB space for no cost. But if you want to use or you require more space then you can go for some plans google provides. Now in order to manage your google drive space, you require to know how to do this on your own. Here is the technique you should follow-
Step 1: First of all, Open Gmail.
Step 2: Now Scroll down to the bottom and there you will find how much storage you have used. Select ‘Manage’ written below it.
Step 3: Upon clicking manage, it will take you to Drive Storage page. You will see a pie chart of how much storage you have used along with various plans to buy additional storage.
Step 4: If you Press ‘View Details’ below the pie chart, you’ll get to see the exactly how much storage you have used in Google Drive, Gmail and Photos. Then the picture will be much clear here.
Step 5: Click on ‘Learn More.’
Step 6: This will take you to a Google Drive Help. Here you’ll find a number of instructions on how you can manage your storage.
Step 7: Then go to drive.google.com and click Trash on the left. Click ‘Empty Trash’ once you are sure that your trash folder doesn’t have any files you want to keep.
Step 9: On Google Drive Help (step 6) there is a link Under the section ‘Option 1: Clear Space’ which lets you see which of your files take up the most space. You can decide now which files are not of your use and delete them.
Step 10: You should also Empty your Trash and spam folders in Gmail as they take up space too, and regularly delete the emails that are not important.