UW-Madison Google Workspace - Storage Management
This document provides resources on how to view and manage storage usage in My Drive and Shared drive for your UW-Madison Google account.
View storage usage
Items counted and not counted toward your storage usage
Counted toward storage usage:
- Most files in your My Drive. For example:
- Meet call recordings
- Items in your Trash. Learn how to empty your trash.
- Learn more about storage usage.
Not counted toward storage usage:
- Files in "Shared with me" and shared drives don't use My Drive space. These files only take up space in the owner's Google Drive.
- Google Sites.
- Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms, Jamboard, and Drawings files created before June 1, 2021, and were not edited after that date.