Download your Google+ data

You can export and download your Google+ data, including your Google+ circles, Communities, Streams, and +1’s.

Important: Downloading your Google+ content may take time, so get started before March 31, 2019.

Note: Downloading your Google+ data does not delete your Google+ profile. Learn how to delete your Google+ profile.

Download all your Google+ data

You can download an archive of all your Google+ data at once, including your Google+ circles, Communities, Streams, and +1’s. Your Google+ archive includes your photos and videos from Google+.

  1. Go to the Download your data page. You might have to sign in. Your available Google+ data will be preselected.
  2. Click Next.
  3. Choose a file type.
  4. Choose how you want your data delivered.
  5. Click Create archive.

Note: If you want to download Google+ Pages content, sign in as the Google+ Page.

Download specific Google+ data

Instead of downloading all of your data, you can download specific Google+ data, like your photos, posts, communities, or events.

Important: If you want to download your photos and videos from Google+, make sure to select Photos under "Google+ Stream."

  1. Go to the Download your data page. You might have to sign in.
  2. Next to the type of content you want to download, like Google+ Stream, click the Down arrow Down Arrow.
  3. Click Select specific data.
  4. Select the specific data you want to download.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Click Next.
  7. Choose a file type.
  8. Choose how you want your data delivered.
  9. Click Create archive.

Note: If you want to download Google+ Pages content, sign in as the Google+ Page.

Download Google+ data for deleted Google+ accounts

If you previously deleted your Google+ account or your Google+ page, we informed you that your photos and videos from Google+ would continue to appear in your Album Archive and your Google+ Events content wouldn’t be deleted. We will begin deleting this content on April 2, 2019. If you want to keep this content, download it using the above instructions before April 2019. Note: Photos and videos backed up in Google Photos will not be deleted.

Learn about types of Google+ content you can download

Google+ stream

To download content you created in Google+, like photos, events, and posts, select Google+ Stream. You will get:

  • Posts you created, including comments, +1’s, and other activity
  • Collections you created
  • Events you created or were invited to
  • Photos you shared in your posts and comments

Google+ circles

To download your circles data, select Google+ circles. You will get:

  • First names
  • Last names
  • Nicknames
  • Display names
  • Google+ profile URLs

Google+ Communities

To download data for Communities where you’re an owner or moderator, select Google+ Communities. You will get:

  • Names and links to Google+ profiles of community owners, moderators, members, applicants, banned members, and invitees
  • Links to posts shared with the community
  • Community metadata, including community picture, community settings, content control settings, your role, and community categories

Important: Starting early March 2019, you will also be able to download additional details from public communities, including author, body, and photos for every community post.

Google+ +1

To download content you +1’d on external sites, select +1’s. You will get:

  • Links to articles, blog posts, and other content that you +1’d
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