Google Takeout is a data retrieval platform that allows users to import and export data from a number of Google products. Simply put, Google Takeout takes all your existing Google data and compiles it into one file, which can be later downloaded
With Google Takeout you can:
- Export a huge collection of images to a desktop PC/laptop for editing
- Free up space on your Google Drive by archiving old documents to physical hard drives
- Create redundant archives of important files to store on other cloud services
What Types of Data Can Be Exported?
Want to save a copy?
All your Gmail files including the contents of Spam and Trash.
Your Google Maps location search history.
All apps you’ve ever opened on Android.
And even that comment you left on that cute cat video.
Google Takeout helps you do all that and more. In essence, Google Takeout lets you retrieve data from all products you use or have used, such as Gmail, YouTube, Maps, and even Picasa.