Use Azure File Share to back up your data

3 min readMar 30, 2021

As an alternative to Google Drive/One Drive/Dropbox, we can use Azure storage to back up our personal data on Windows or on macOS.

This article shows how to use Azure Files, a Microsoft cloud file system, on Windows and macOS in a few steps. Assume you already have an Azure account.

Step 1, Create a Storage Account.