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Google Hangouts shutdown in Nov: How to download your data
So, users interested in keeping chats can download it in advance, before Hangouts gets erased.
Here is how you can download your data from Hangouts.
Firstly, go to Google Takeout and sign in with the Google Account you use in Hangouts.
Now from the available applications, select Hangouts and deselect the rest.
Click next step. In the Delivery method, choose how often you want to download the backup.
Since Hangouts is being upgraded, Google recommends a one-time download.
Choose the file type and export.
Once done, you will receive an email when the takeout process is complete.
Download the file to preserve your Hangouts data.
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