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Recover storage in Google Photos
April 30, 2021
6:40 pm
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Walter Jessup
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I have Google One now but failed to go in and check storage before I signed up for it. I just found out I have about 1 GB in Google Photos. I got an iPhone about a month ago and failed to change backup from Original to High. I have made the change now. Is there anyway I can recover that storage without deleting the files. Permanent Delete is the only option I see.

April 30, 2021
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Yes, you can still recover storage – just go to your Google Photos settings on the web and toggle back and forth between original and high quality. It’s in this video:

May 1, 2021
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Thanks, I just had not gone far enough.

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