Having trouble with Google Drive on Chromebook?
Here is quick fix for the error “Hang with us. We’re fetching your files” on Chromebook’s Google Drive folder.
What’s The Reason For The Error “Hang with us. We’re fetching your files”
The reason for this error on your Chromebook is a corrupted Google Drive cache. This is causing trouble on your Chromebook when Google Drive tries to update your files.
The fix is simple. You need to delete or refresh the local cache once and everything should be back to normal.
Steps To Fix “Hang with us. We’re fetching your files” Error
You will need to put your Chromebook in to Developer Mode before trying these steps. Read this article for instructions on how to change to developer mode. Note: The article talks about wiping the Chromebook, follow steps only till changing to dev mode.
- Press <Ctrl> + <Alt> + T, the command prompt displays.
- Type shell and press enter
- Type rm GCache/ and press enter
- When the last action is completed, restart your Chromebook
- Try accessing Google Drive now.
Did that fix the issue for you? Do let me know!
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