Google Data Migration

How to transfer/migrate personal Google data from your Rice Google account to a personal Google account.

New Rice Google account holders use their NetID password to login into Google.

Individuals with Rice Google accounts that were established prior to May 17, 2021, will continue to have a separate Google password that differs from their NetID password until they change one of the passwords and then the passwords will automatically be synchronized. If individuals would prefer to have one less password to remember, they may synchronize them by resetting their password at

Step 1: Use a personal Google account, or create a new Google account to migrate personal data from the Rice Google account.
Step 2: Log in to Rice Google account, select Manage  your Google Account
Screen Displaying Manage Your Account on google settings

Step 3: Select > Transfer Your Content
Step 4: Select > Start Transfer
Screen displaying Transfer Your Content 
Complete your process, follow the steps after clicking the Start Transfer:
Step 5Transfer your content >  click Start Transfer
Step 6Verify your account > click Get confirmation code
Step 7: Confirm your transfer > enter the confirmation code in your Rice Google account to start the transfer to your personal Google account.
Screen with a Start Transfer button
Be sure to delete transferred non-Rice data from your Rice Google account.

Keywordscopy google data documents drive to another account   Doc ID110573
OwnerNeedsOwner U.GroupRice U
Created2021-04-28 14:14:45Updated2023-05-03 22:50:18
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