With cloud storage services becoming increasingly popular, many people find themselves using multiple platforms like Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, and Mega. While having accounts on different services allows you to take advantage of free storage quotas, it can make managing and accessing your files more complicated. Transferring files back and forth between different cloud accounts can be tedious and time consuming. Fortunately, there is an easy solution - using RiceDrive to transfer files between Mega accounts.

What is RiceDrive?

RiceDrive is a free web-based application that allows you to easily transfer, sync, and manage files stored on different cloud services. With RiceDrive you can quickly move files between Mega, Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, and many other platforms. RiceDrive gives you a central hub to access and manage all your cloud storage accounts, without having to jump back and forth between different services.

Key Benefits of Using RiceDrive:

  • Access all cloud drives in one place: Add multiple cloud storage accounts like Mega, Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, Box, etc and manage them through a centralized dashboard in RiceDrive.

  • Transfer files between cloud drives: Easily transfer files, folders or entire storage accounts between your connected cloud accounts with simple drag and drop. Transfers are fast and secure.

  • Sync files for automated backup: Schedule two-way sync between your connected cloud accounts to automatically backup your critical files.

  • Maintain original quality: RiceDrive preserves original file quality when transferring files between cloud services.

  • Save time: Manually downloading and re-uploading files takes forever. With RiceDrive direct cloud-to-cloud transfer is fast and hassle free.

  • Enhanced search: Quickly find files across multiple cloud accounts with advanced search filters based on file name, size, date, type etc.

  • Reliable security: Your data is safe with RiceDrive's use of OAuth and SSL/TLS security protocols during transfer. No files are stored on RiceDrive servers.

Step-by-Step Guide to Transfer Files Between Mega accounts

Follow this simple step-by-step guide to start transferring files seamlessly between your Mega accounts using RiceDrive:

  1. Create a free RiceDrive account

    Go to the RiceDrive website (www.ricedrive.com) and click on ‘Sign In’. Follow the on-screen instructions to sign-in for a free account.

    Login RiceDrive
  2. Install RiceDrive App

    On mobile device, you can access mobile.ricedrive.com, or download the Android app. The app allows for faster transfer speeds.

  3. Connect your Mega accounts

    In RiceDrive, click the ‘Link Storage’ button. Choose Mega from the list of cloud services. You will be redirected to the Mega login page. Enter your account credentials to connect your Mega account. Repeat to connect other Mega account.

    Connect MEGA
  4. Transfer files between Mega

    Once your Mega accounts are connected, you will see them listed as separate drives in RiceDrive. Transferring files is as easy is dragging and dropping selected files or folders from one Mega drive to another within RiceDrive.

    For example, to transfer files from Mega account A to Mega account B, simply open the Task creation page, select the files or folders you want to transfer, then select the folder in the Mega B drive, and click "Start Up". The transfer will begin automatically.

    Pro Tip: If there are shared folders, you need to log in to the MEGA official website to copy these files to a new folder, and then transfer the new folder.

    Task for copying MEGA to MEGA
  5. Check Transfer Progress

    The transfer progress can be monitored from the ‘Transferring Task’ on the right panel of RiceDrive. Restart or cancel ongoing transfers easily. Successful transfers will be marked as ‘Completed’.

    Progress for copying MEGA to MEGA
  6. Access Transferred Files

    Once the transfer is complete, you can access the copied files from the destination Mega account directly through RiceDrive or by logging into your Mega account.

Additional Tips for Smooth File Transfer Between Mega

Here are some tips to ensure fast and smooth transfer of files between your Mega accounts with RiceDrive:

  • Upgrade to paid RiceDrive plans for faster parallel transfer to expedite large file and folder migration between your Mega drives.

  • Make sure you have adequate storage space in the destination Mega account to receive transferred files. RiceDrive will show available space before transferring.

  • Disable antivirus on your computer during transfers to prevent interference.

  • You can close RiceDrive app or turn off your computer during active transfers. It does not interrupt or damage data.

  • Verify transferred data in the destination Mega account by checking file names, sizes and content once transfer is marked complete.

Migrating All Your Mega Files to A New Account

If you wish to migrate all files from your old Mega account to a new one, like when changing jobs or university, you can simply connect both Mega drives in RiceDrive, and select the root directory of MEGA, and you have the option to transfer the entire cloud drive from one super account to another at once.

This is much faster than manually downloading everything to your desktop first before uploading to the new account. The Transfer All function transfers while maintaining folder structures too.

Mega Integration and Collaboration Made Easy

Using RiceDrive provides a simple way to integrate Mega with other cloud services like Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, etc. You can keep working within your preferred cloud service, while seamlessly transferring files between Mega and others.

With RiceDrive you don’t need to manually download and re-upload files wasting hours. Just drag and drop to instantly move files between Mega and connected cloud drives.

In today’s work environment, the ability to easily collaborate by transferring files between your Mega account and your team member’s Google Drive or Dropbox accounts has become indispensable. RiceDrive enables seamless integration for enhanced productivity and collaboration.


Transferring files between your Mega accounts or sharing with others on different cloud platforms can be frustrating and time consuming without the right tool. RiceDrive provides an incredibly easy and fast way to manage multiple cloud storage platforms like Mega from one place.

With its intuitive drag and drop interface, speedy transfers, sync, and collaboration capabilities, RiceDrive is a must-have productivity tool for anyone using Mega alongside other cloud services like Google Drive or Dropbox. Sign up for a free account on RiceDrive.com and simplify your cross-cloud file management now!

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