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Facebook, one of the most popular social media platforms nowadays, now allowing users to backup or transfer their photos and videos directly to Google photos. Facebook confirmed this feature recently. Earlier, the photo and video backup features were available for particular regions only. But, after the update, Facebook made it public to worldwide users.
With this new feature, now you can backup or save your Facebook Photos and videos directly to Google photos. Google Photos is a popular cloud photo storage solution from Google. Users can store thousands of photos for free on Google photos. And now, they can also back up their photos to the platform.
Facebook Data Transfer Allowing Users to Upload Photos and Videos to Google Photos
Facebook is currently one of the most popular social media platforms available out there. Users can share photos, videos and status on their Facebook profile to share them with their Facebook friends. But, when it comes to backup those photos, users can either download them or, with the new update they can save them directly to Google photos.
Recent tweets from Facebook personals reveal that now Facebook will give an option to upload the photos directly to Google photos. This process will make the Photo and video backup process from Facebook easy for sure. Because now users don’t have to manually download the media files from their profiles and upload them to a backup platform.
Facebook has integrated this feature for all users in every region. Earlier, it was only available for particular countries only.
How to Transfer Photos and Videos from Facebook to Google Photos?
They mentioned the whole process of transferring photos & videos from Facebook to Google photos on their Twitter profile.
- First, you have to go to Settings>Your Facebook Information on Facebook.
- Then you have to select ‘Transfer a copy of your photos and videos’.
- After that, you’ve to enter your Facebook password.
- Now, in the destination option, you have to select ‘Google Photos’ and confirm the transfer.
- That it! Now, all the photos and videos from your Facebook profile will be uploaded to your Google photos profile.
The upload or backup time of these media files depends on the size of these files. The less the media file will be, the less upload time you’ll get.
Those who want to backup their uploaded photos and videos on Facebook can use this feature to back up their photos in Google Photos. Google photos is a free photo and video backup solution that users can use.