When creating a file in Google Drawings, the file is saved in Google Drive. As "backup", I would like to download a drawing from Google Drive in a format that I can later upload again and open and edit in Google Drawings. Whenever I right-click the file and then choose
Download in Google Drive, the file is converted to a
.jpg and so is not editable anymore (also pixelated). This is even done if I select the file together with another file (a Google Docs file, for example). In this case a
.zip is produced, but the Google Drawings file again comes out as a
From within Google Drawings there is only the option to export the file to
.svg..., but not to download it in a file format that Google Drawings understands (I found online that the file ending might be
.gdraw, but forcing that didn't help either).