With the release of the Data Export feature, you can now
Go to your board
Click the "Board Menu" button (on the right-hand-side of the screen)
Select "Share, Print, and Export"
This will download a copy of your board data.
You can also just add .json (or /somename.json) to the end of a board or card URL, to get the prompt to save ...
Consider got-your-back which "is a command line tool that backs up and restores your Gmail account".
You can invoke it like this:
python gyb.py --email email@example.com --search "from:firstname.lastname@example.org" --local-folder "mail_from_pip"
After completion you'll find all the emails matching the --search in the specified --local-folder, along with a sqlite database.
If you live in the EU, you can request ALL your tweets that Twitter holds on you.
Visit this link:
Follow these instructions (and you will need a Fax Machine):
As a stopgap, there's a (third party) XML export bookmarklet here:
Note: Using this bookmarklet can break HTTPS. You might want to logout and login again after using this tool.
Wordpress exporting only includes the database entries for your site. Upon importing an xml file to another Wordpress installation an option is given to copy media from within those posts into the new installation.
The following bookmarklet will only export an outline of your board; not nearly enough detail for a true export or backup, but it's a start. The script could be much more refined, but worked in IE9, FF 7, and Chrome against my own board and 3 others I tried.
If you want to download either individual components of your Facebook profile - photos, messages, wall posts, updates, friends etc - or indeed the whole thing, then you should use SocialSafe. You can specify what parts of your account that you back up to your own machine and the user interface makes it easy to browse or search through it.
You can download ...
The gdoc and gsheet files are, as you've discovered, simply pointers to the online version(s) of the file(s). (This only happens if you have the Google Docs app on your PC or Mac, of course.)
The only way to make local backups of the files so that they contain your actual data would be to convert them to a different format. Converting a gdoc to a Word file ...
You can download all your Facebook account following this guide : https://www.facebook.com/help/131112897028467/
Click the account menu at the top right of any Facebook page
Choose Account Settings
Click on "Download a copy of your Facebook data"
Click Start My Archive
It will download all your Facebook data :
Your timeline information (ex: your contact ...
Yeah, google drive sucks in that aspect. It doesn't save local copies of most files that do not count towards your limit (mostly docs, sheets, etc) anywhere in our hard drive. Not that we can easily access anyway. Also, even its "offline" feature, while it seem to work some times, it often fails.
Oddly enough, video files (smaller than 15 min they say) also ...
This Facebook app did it for me.
Friend List Exporter
You can export it into different formats too.
- Download a basic textual list of your friends.
- Download a basic textual list of your friends with profile links.
- Download an html list of your friends with profile links and profile pictures.
- Download a ...
If you use Google Drive, you can connect the two so that everything in Google Photos is also copied to Google Drive. If you use Google Drive sync, then they'll all be on your hard drive.
In Google Drive settings, check the box next to "Create a Google Photos folder" labeled Automatically put your Google Photos into a folder in My Drive"
Now you'll have a ...
Zach Drayer (@zadr on Twitter) suggested filing a FOIA with the Library of Congress, if you're in the US. Haven't tried it, though.
If I were to file a FOIA request with the Library of Congress, would I be able to get an archive of all my tweets? Cant get it from Twitter…
Source: https://twitter.com/zadr/status/199570827308580866 https://blog.twitter.com/...
A card for data export has been added to the Trello Development board. It will likely be developed after the public API though.
CloudHQ is a paid service that supports one-way syncing between a variety of cloud platforms
I can't comment on whether or not the output would be supported by LibreOffice or HTML, but it seems likely that it would. I would email the developers.
Backing up someone else's data without consent may violate TOS or laws of state you or they reside in.
Visit this information before trying to acquire someone else's data:
Ethics of Online Backup Systems
Picasa Web is "going away" and is being replaced by Google+ Photos. (In fact, if you go to your Google+ photos and to Picasa Web, you'll see that your photos are all in "both" places.) Furthermore, I wouldn't expect to see too many more updates to the Picasa desktop application. Google doesn't want to be making desktop apps anymore.)
Further, since Gmail, ...
Instead of IMAP use POP.
From the reference
You can read your Gmail messages from a client or device that supports POP, like Microsoft Outlook.
The above means that accessing the GMAIL email mailbox, as the same happens with most of the email services mailboxes, using POP doesn't change the messages in the email server. Bear ...
Backup your Gmail account for free, without 3rd party software
preserving labels, chats, threads, attachment and whatnot, in a usable portable format
The canonical way to backup the whole lot of your email messages (and a bunch of interesting stuff that Google kknows about you from bookmarks in chrome sync to workouts from Google fit, is trough their ...
you can also try this free tool, written in java: http://code.google.com/p/tumblr-backup/
but it just backs up the photos. But an advantage is, that it does incremental backups, starts on each run where it left off the last time.
Twitter is starting to roll out the ability for anyone to request an archive of all of their tweets.
Official Twitter blog: Your Twitter archive
Apparently it works similarly to Facebook's archive option. If the option is turned on for you, you'll see a link for "Your Twitter Archive" in Twitter Settings. Once you've made the request, and after some amount ...
The three security levels currently available in CrashPlan+ (which allows use of CrashPlan Central for online backups) are:
Secure key with account password (default)
Secure key with private password
Use custom data key
As for which level(s) to use, it appears that anything but the default meets the goal:
Secure key with account password (default)
Although not officially supported, it is possible.
To do so, you need to create "links" from the folders you want to sync to the Box.net folder.
This Wiki page gives you the details for dropbox, most of which should also work with box.net.
Personally, I use the Link Shell Extension to manage links on Windows. Contrary to some beliefs, the NTFS filing ...
There is no right combination of settings.
The Google Photos upload checkbox (in the Backup and Sync preferences) is a blanket toggle: it affects all the selected local backup/sync folders. So if you want to backup Drive-only files, you need to leave it unchecked and continue manually uploading your images to the Photos app.
As of yet, the B&S client ...
If it is a large folder, downloading as a zip from Google will often time out due to Google converting all the Gdoc files and then splitting all your files in that folder into 2GB Zip files. (Have done many times before)
I would recommend installing backup and Sync onto your new Macbook Pro, not selecting any folders on the first step (My Macbook) - this ...
Note that now that there is Google Drive, you can just drag-and-drop the folder from your file browser into the Google Drive webpage to import the whole folder (and keeping the file directory structure intact at the same time).