Transferring files is not always easy. For example, it is difficult to transfer photos from a social network in another or in a storage space. Now, Facebook and Google have made it easy to copy your photos from Facebook to Google Photos. It is the first achievement of an open-source project Data Transfer Project, which makes it much easier to exchange photos and other data between platforms Apple, Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter.
The goal is to make it easier for users to better control themselves data their. If you want to make a change and leave Facebook, you can take all the photos, messages and archives and transfer them elsewhere (eg to Microsoft OneDrive).
This tool is already used by some Irish users from the end of 2019.
For now, you can only transfer photos from Facebook to Google Photos. By default, the accounts Google has 15 GB of storage. If you need more, you can get 100 GB with $ 1,99 per month or $ 19,99 per year, 200 GB with $ 2,99 per month or $ 29,99 per year or 2 TB with $ 9,99 per month or $ 99,99 per year. If you are a professional photographer or are constantly taking pictures you can rent 30 TB.
Google Photos can store images with resolution up to 16 megapixel. It also has built-in photo editing and editing tools.
To move your images from Facebook to Google Photos, log in to Facebook. Then go to settings. They are located on the icon with the inverted icon, top right on the screen.
Once you get there, to the left, you will see near the top of the left menu Your information on Facebook. Click on it and you will see a new menu in the middle of the page.
From here, select "Transfer a copy of your photos or videos". You will then be asked to enter it code access on Facebook. Once this is done, you will be given an "option" for where you can transfer your photos or videos (Destination Selection). Currently, your only option is Google Photos.
Then you have to Log in to Google and give Facebook permission to add to the Google Photos library. Finally, click on “Confirmation transport ”. Wait until the process is complete.
It is an easy-to-use tool that will allow you to transfer them quickly archives you and other social networks and storage areas.