How to transfer orkut photos to google+

The day has finally came 30 September,2014.After this day you can't login to once your favorite and first social networking site. Orkut will be gone forever after 30 September .However, if you are still an active user or if you have some data there that you'd like to download, there are easy ways to do so. Before you begin, know that you can't download information from other people's accounts. Google only lets you download data from your own Orkut account. This also means you won't be able to download the scraps or testimonials you sent to other people. You can only download the scraps and testimonials you've received and their comments.

Saving the pictures from Orkut 


Saving the pictures from Orkut is particularly simple since you can easily transfer them to a Google+ account. This method will stop working after September 30, 2014. Exporting to Google+ is easy - just follow these steps:

1) Go to Google+ and log in to your account.


3) Click to select each album you want to export or choose "Select all".

4) Click "Import selected". This will transfer your photos to Google+. All these photos will only be visible to you. You'll have to change their privacy settings to make them visible to others.

How to Download Your Orkut Scraps, Testimonials, and Photos ?

If you want to save the pictures and scraps to your computer instead, you can use Google Takeout. This service lets you download all your Orkut account data in a zip file. The file will contain HTML files and photos. Google says you can download your profile, scraps received, testimonials received, activities and your photos from Orkut. You will be able to download your Orkut data using Google Takeout until September 2016. This is how to download your Orkut data:

1) Head to Google Takeout and sign in if you haven't already done so.

2) Click "Choose services" and then select Orkut.

3) Click "Create archive" and wait till the archive is ready. If you like, you can leave the page, and receive an email when the archive is ready.

4) Once the archive is ready, click Download. Google says there's no limit on how many times you can download your Orkut information.


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