Apple Merging ‘iCloud Documents and Data’ Service With iCloud Drive in May 2022

Apple plans to combine its iCloud Data and files service with iCloud Drive starting in May of 2022, according to an assistance document published late last week (by means of MacGeneration).
iCloud Drive and iCloud Documents and Data share the fundamental ability to backup information from apps. ICloud Documents and Data was often a cumbersome, confusing experience. On the other hand, iCloud Drive is more merged, with users able to access their files and material through the Files app across all their devices.
As Apple describes, beginning in May of next year, users who are utilizing iCloud Documents and Data will have their accounts instantly migrated to iCloud Drive. Users need to by hand make it possible for iCloud Drive to see their files once the merger occurs.
In May 2022, the iCloud Data and documents service, our previous file synchronization service, will be cut off and entirely replaced by iCloud Drive. If you use iCloud Documents and Data, your account will be moved to iCloud Drive after that date.
If you use the iCloud Data and documents service, you need to trigger iCloud Drive by following the steps listed below to view your files. Upgrading to iCloud Drive does not alter the storage space utilized by your files saved in iCloud.
iCloud Drive released in 2014 as an unified, smooth way for Apple users to keep all their files, files, and more synchronized throughout all their gadgets. To activate it, users on iOS or iPadOS devices can go to Settings -> > iCloud and enable iCloud Drive, or through System Preference -> > iCloud, and choose iCloud Drive on macOS.