Storm season is back, bringing with it the potential for significant weather events. If you have clients in areas prone to infrastructure disruption, visit the Disaster Recovery Resources guide for preparedness information. Datto recommends performing proactive disaster recovery testing to mitigate potential downtime. See our articles about the importance of disaster recovery testing and Preparing For A Cloud Virtualization Test: Policies, Procedures, And Partner Responsibilities to learn more. For live updates, follow @datto on Twitter.

What are the various file types of exported Backupify data?


Below is a breakdown of the different file types for your Google Apps Backupify exports.

  1. Gmail: MBOX
  2. Drive: Google documents will be converted to their MS Office equivalent file types. For example, Google Documents will become .docx files and Google Sheets will become .xlsx files. Non-Google specific records such as video, image, or sound filewill retain their original file format.
  3. Contacts: VCF (vCard)
  4. Calendar: ICS
  5. Sites: XML, Xhtml, and HTML files. Any files uploaded like .png, .jpg, .pdf, .zip, etc retain their native file formats.


To contact Backupify/Datto SaaS Protection support, click here to submit a Support Request, or click here for more contact options.

Was this article helpful?

0 out of 0 found this helpful

You must sign in before voting on this article.

Calling all Partners! We want to hear your feedback! Please participate in this quick survey and help us build a better, more-relevant Knowledge Base!

Want to talk about it? Head on over to our Community Forum!