Google Data Download Instructions

Downloading your Google data is easy:

  1. Log into your Google account and go to Account Settings
  2. Go to Data & personalization, scroll to see Download, delete, or make a plan for your data and click “Download your data
  3. Under Select data to include, scroll to bottom and click “Next step
  4. Under Customize archive format, select the following:
    • Delivery method: Send download link via email
    • Export type: One-time archive
    • File type: .zip
    • Archive size: 2GB
    • then click Create archive
  5. Once processed by Google, your Data Archive will be posted under Your Archives.  Click Download
    Be aware that it may take time to compile your data. Google will notify you when your archive is ready for download.