Amazon Drive Is Ending on December 31, 2023
If you have stored files on Amazon Drive, you need to be aware of this announcement today by Amazon:
“Over the last 11 years, Amazon Drive has served as a secure cloud storage service for Amazon customers to back up their files. On December 31, 2023, we will no longer support Amazon Drive to more fully focus our efforts on photos and video storage with Amazon Photos. We will continue to provide customers the ability to safely back up, share, and organize photos and videos with Amazon Photos.”
The same announcement also states:
“If you rely on Amazon Drive for your file storage, you will need to go to the Amazon Drive website and download your files by December 31, 2023.”
If you have a small number of files that should be stored off-site (for backup or other purposes), you can find other free file storage services listed at: 17 Best Free Cloud Storage Services for Backup in 2022 at https://www.lifewire.com/free-cloud-storage-1356638.
You also might want to read my earlier article, Best Cloud Storage Service in 2021, at https://eogn.com/page-18080/10184053.
If you don’t yet have any files stored in a cloud service, you probably should read What Is Cloud Storage, and Why Should You Use It at https://www.howtogeek.com/775235/what-is-cloud-storage-and-why-should-you-use-it/.