Download photos or videos to your device

You can copy your photos and videos to your device.

Download your photos or videos

  1. On your computer, go to
  2. Select a photo or video.
  3. Click More Moreand then Download

Tip: If you have trouble playing a downloaded video, try the following:

  • Use a different browser, like Chrome or Firefox.
  • Use a system extension that works with the codec of the video file.
  • Use a different video player, like VLC Media Player.

Move all photos to a different Google Account

If you accidentally backed up your photos on the wrong Google Account, you can move them to a different account.

  1. Share your photo library with that account.
  2. Sign in to your second account.
  3. Go to “Sharing.”
  4. Open the sharing conversation.
  5. Click Save.
Tip: Learn to share your Google Photos library with another account.

Download all photos or videos

Learn how to export and download your Google Photos data.

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