The tool was made available for countries in Africa, the European Union and the UK. And finally, the Google Photo transfer tool for Facebook is now available for users in the US including Canada. Worldwide availability is set for promising summer this year
Back in December 2019, Facebook announced the introduction of the Google Photos transfer tool. And according to them, it is based on its participation in the Data Transfer Project. The tool was first made available in Ireland, and later on, extended to users in some countries in Asia Pacific and Latin America late Feb this year.
But after the late Feb update, The company on March 10 announced that it was once again expanding the availability of the Google Photo transfer tool into more countries. The tool was made available for countries in Africa, the European Union and the UK. And finally, the Google Photo transfer tool for Facebook is now available for users in the US including Canada.
Worldwide availability is set for promising summer this year and will fore sure prover to be very useful for any Facebook user. This should be the best way for you to secure your Facebook photos and videos you've amassed for the past years, especially for those whose accounts are old. This way, one could transfer his or her photos to Google Photos and access them directly from their Android device by simply connecting to their Google account.
For those who are in regions where this tool is already made available, to access the feature, proceed as follows;
Step 1: Log in to your Facebook account and click on the dropdown menu. Got to "Settings & Privacy.
Step 2: Next, under Settings and privacy, go to settings
Step 3: Under Settings, go to "Your Facebook Information" and then choose "Transfer a Copy of Your Photos or Videos."
Step 4: Enter your password when prompted. ChooseGoogle photos to save your photos and videos and confirm the transfer.