The tool also makes it easier for people looking to delete their Facebook account permanently or just want to remove a few photos or videos from their profile without going through the hassle of saving each photo and video manually.
Click here to know how to use this feature.
Coming back to Facebook data transfer tool, the feature is currently available on the web version of Facebook, here is how you can use this feature to transfer all your photos and videos to Google Photos.
Steps to transfer photos and videos to Google Photos
Open Facebook on any browser and login
Now, click on ‘down’ arrow from top right corner and head to Settings
Click on ‘Your Facebook Information’ option
Look for ‘Transfer a copy of your photos or video’ and click on ‘View’ button
Click on ‘Choose destination’ drop-down menu and select Google Photos (that’s the only option available right now)
Now, choose Photos, if you want to transfer photos, else choose Videos option
Authenticate your Google Account by entering the password and grant the permission to transfer photos from Facebook to Google Photos by clicking on Allow button in the popup window
You can also repeat the same process to transfer videos, just select Video in the Step 6.
After this all the photos and videos uploaded by you on Facebook will be transferred to Google Photos and you can now delete all your photos or simply delete the entire Facebook account if you want.