Introduction of Google Takeout
Google takeout is a service offered by Data Liberation Front. The purpose of engineers' team at Google is to make the task of moving data in and out easier for users. It enable to export multiple Google products into downloadable zip file. The list of product include Buzz and Blogger posts, Google profile, Google voice settings, Google latitude, YouTube, Drive, Contacts and soon this service will be made available for Gmail and Google calendars too.
All you need to do in order to download Google Takeout data
How to export the data from Google Takeout
Google make use of ICS file format to save Google Calendar details. iCalendar is one of the extensively used mode to save and share calendars across internet. Number of web based and desktop applications are available which allow to open and read an ICS file. Some of the popular names in the list are MS Outlook, Lotus Notes, SeaMonkey, eM Client, Thunderbird and etc.
After downloading Google contacts, all the contacts get saved in VCF format. It is an electronic business card that is compatible with number of email applications like Gmail, Lotus Notes, and MS Outlook
HTML is the most appropriate file format in order to open any file in browser. Contacts saved in HTML file format allow to import them into other Contacts Management Software
CSV stands for comma separated values, files that can be easily opened in MS Excel. Therefore, there is an advantage to save contact details in an organized form using spreadsheets.
Google Documents (Drive)
Google Presentations (Drive)
But some users out there need to face difficulties after they download the Google Mail data with attachments. Because after performing this task, they simply think about how to view Google Takeout data without any loss of information. This will become a little bit hectic for users. They start to search for software here and there so that they could open and read Google Takeout data.
How to open Google Takeout Backup Files?
To achieve the task accurately, multiple third party software are available which will quickly complete the desired task by clicking on few simple steps:
Steps to open Google Takeout Files
In the above given section you will find some information about Google Takeout backup and how to open Google Takeout Files in other email application format. Perform the steps and you will surely achieve the task you were searching for.