Suggested Files on Google Drive appear in the form of a row of documents you had accessed in the past, at the top of the homepage. Below are the steps you need to follow to remove this section.

  1. Open the Google Drive website in the browser of your choice and log in with your Email ID
  2. Click on the Settings cog icon that sits to the right of the search bar at the top
  3. Further, click on ‘Settings
  4. Access the General tab from the side menu
  5. Scroll down to find the Suggested files section, and here, unmark the ‘Show suggested files in My Drive’ option
  6. Save this change by clicking on ‘Done

Reopen Google Drive, to see the Suggested Files section removed from your Google Drive homepage.