Questions tagged [google-takeout]

Google Takeout is a service provided to easily download your data from its supported Google products.

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Migrate Google Chats from One Google Account to Another

I have two Google accounts - an old one that I used for a while as a kid, and a new one I opened when I became a working professional and needed a professional-looking personal email address. It's ...
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How to programmatically create/download Google Takeout archive?

I want to automate the process of downloading my Google Takeout data and uploading it somewhere else. The part of handling the file and uploading it is already done (here is my self answer about that)....
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Liberate all data from Google+

Now that the final demise of Google+ is imminent, how can I get all of my data out of there? I know I have stuff in there I didn't post anywhere else. Will that also get the stuff I posted to various ...
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Why does Google Takeout now offer poorly compressed files?

Every once in a while I use Google Takeout (now called just "Download your Data" or something), to get a copy of all my stuff that Google holds. Since the last time I did this (about six months ago), ...
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How to download Google Search history?

Google Takeout used to give an option of exporting your all Google search history in .json file, but today when I created an archive of my data, it said at bottom: Note: Your past searches aren't ...
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Failed - Network error downloading my Google Takeout

I am trying to download my 35GB Google Takeout .tgz file but it keeps failing part way through. On Chrome I might get about 3 GB progress, then it reports Failed - Network error. I have tried ...
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As an Google App admin, can I track Google Takeout usage?

If my users are using Google Takeout, should I get an email alert with notification that xyz user has used Google Takeout and downloaded their data. I do not want to restrict, but just monitor, being ...
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Downloading Gmail associated with a label

I just finished a project and would like to download (to my local hard drive) copies of all of my emails in Gmail associated with this project. These emails have already been applied with a common ...
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Takeout breaks my non-ASCII

I have downloaded emails from Gmail via Google Takeout, one label to be exact. Looking closer at the downloaded contents (in MBOX format), it turns out that all non-ASCII characters have been replaced ...
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How to export Google Voice data with EST times (not GMT)?

When using Google Takeout to export Google Voice data, it gets exported as GMT time. How can I export it with EST time?
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How to use Google Takeout for YouTube data in an old YouTube account?

A while back Google prompted me to either change my youtube account so that it uses my Google+ profile, or keep the old account separate. I chose the latter option, and since then each time I load ...
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How do I migrate circles from a Google Apps for Business account to a regular Google Plus account

I have a Google Apps for Business account and a regular Google account. I want to transfer my G+ circles from the Apps account to the regular one. I have attempted this by logging in to the Apps ...
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Download email messages through Google Takeout

I was having a look at the Google Takeout service, and one thing I noticed is that although my Google account uses Gmail (with my own domain via Google Apps for Business) when I go to takeouts Gmail ...
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Migrate Google+ Stream and other content to another account

With Google Takeout, there's an option to "Transfer your Google+ connections to another account," which means your circles, blocks, and other connections are transferred. However, your Posts, About ...