Download Google Photos to your Device's local storage

Here are the steps to download photos from Google Photos to Clickfree on PC, Android, and iOS:


Downloading Photos from Google Photos to Android:

  • Open Google Photos App: Launch the Google Photos app on your Android device.



  • Select Photo: Tap on the photo you want to download.



  • Download: Tap the 3 horizontal dots (More options) in the upper right-hand corner and choose “Download” from the menu that appears. If the photo or video is already on your device, this option won’t appear. 



  • Photo Saved: The photo will be saved to your device’s local storage, typically in the ‘Downloads’ or ‘Photos’ folder.


Downloading Photos from Google Photos to iOS (iPhone or iPad):

  • Open Google Photos App: Open the Google Photos app on your iOS device. If you don’t have it installed, you can download it from the App Store.



  • Select Photo: Navigate to the album containing the photo you want to download. Tap and hold the photo to select it. 



  • You can also select multiple photos at once by tapping on additional photos while one is selected



  • Save Image: After selecting the photo(s), tap the ‘Share’ icon (a box with an arrow pointing upwards). From the menu that pops up, select “Save to device.”



  • Photo Saved: The image will be downloaded and saved to your device, typically in the ‘Photos’ app under ‘Recents’.

Downloading Photos from Google Photos to Computer:

  • Open Google Photos: Go to photos.google.com on your computer.
  • Select Photos: Choose the photo or video you want to download. You can also download multiple photos and videos at once.



  • Download Option: Click on “More” (three dots) and select “Download.”





  • Photo Saved: If you downloaded a single photo or video, it will show as is in the Downloads folder. If you download multiple photos and videos, they will be saved in a zip file in the Downloads folder.



Once you have those photos and videos downloaded, you can now back up those photos and videos into the Clickfree device. 


Should you have any questions or require further clarification, please do not hesitate to email us at wecare@datalogixxmemory.com or you may call us at (877) 679-9948.