Google Takeout offers you a way to export a copy of your Google account data to use as a backup or to use with a service outside of Google. 

Google data that can be exported:

  • Access log activity
  • Android device configuration
  • Calendar data
  • Chrome bookmarks, history, and other settings
  • Contacts
  • Files that you own that have been stored in your Drive
  • Google registration data and account activity
  • Google Pay activity
  • Google Photos
  • Documents stored in your Google Translator toolkit
  • Google Groups usage and data for groups that you own
  • Your Chat conversation history and attachments
  • Location history
  • Mail and attachments from your Gmail
  • Reminders, tasks, saved items from collections
  • Youtube search history, videos, comments, and other created content

For a complete list of all data, visit

To create a new export:

  1. Navigate to, select all the data you want to export, and then click “Next step”.
  2. Choose the file type: Using the delivery method drop-down menu, choose to either send a download link via email, or to add it to your Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, or Box.
  3. Choose the frequency: You can choose to export this data once or schedule to export every 2 months for 1 year.
  4. Choose the file type and size: Choose a zip file (these can be opened on almost any computer) then choose the file size (Note: Files larger than the selected file size will be split into multiple files).
  5. Click the “Create export” button. The next page will show you the “Export progress”. Depending on the chosen delivery settings, you will get an email with a link to your export which is located in your chosen destination. Alternatively, you can manage your exports, at, by clicking the “Manage exports” button.