U-M Google shared drives (formerly known as Team Drives), My Drive, and U-M Box are great for maintaining a shared document repository. However, there are important differences in how they each work. See below for tables that outline how the three compare. Tip: If you’re unsure of what account type(s) are best for you or your team, you can contact the ITS Service Center for guidance.
Google shared drives (formerly known as Team Drives) are a feature in Google's G Suite. They offer shared space in Google Drive where teams can create, store, search, collaborate on, and have access to all their team-owned files. The difference between a shared drive and My Drive is that all data (files, folders, spreadsheets, forms, and presentations) are owned by the team/group and not an individual.
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U-M instructors on the Ann Arbor campus can use the MCommunnity Directory to create groups based on course-roster data in Wolverine Access. These groups are synchronized to U-M Google and can be used for sending email, and sharing U-M Google resources.
This document outlines the process for using a Google calendar API (Application Program Interface) to customize how a calendar displays on digital signage.
The content of your digital sign can be updated through an external Google Sheet.
Request a Mail Transfer Overview This is the process for requesting a mail transfer to copy email from one @umich.edu account to another @umich.edu account. The destination account where mail will be transferred to can be an individual user or a Shared Account. Please note that the Shared Account must be requested and created before initiating a mail transfer.
Google shared drives (formerly known as Team Drives) are a new feature in Google's G Suite. Unlike files in My Drive, files in shared drives are owned by the team/group rather than an individual. See below for a table that outlines the other differences between shared drives and My Drive.
Google shared drives (formerly known as Team Drives) are a feature in Google’s G Suite that offer shared space in Google Drive where teams can create, store, search, collaborate on, and have access to all their team-owned files. Below is a list of the best practices for using shared drives here at the University of Michigan.