Dec 202012
Download tweet archive.

Twitter is micro-blogging platform of choice for everybody. Now you can download your entire Tweet history on twitter. Read on to learn how to download all your tweets as a single file.

Twitter has rolled out a new service which enables you to download and save all your tweets (yes!! everything that you have ever tweeted) as a single archive file.

Twitter official release said “Once you have your Twitter archive, you can view your tweets by month, or search your archive to find tweets with certain words, phrases, hashtags or @usernames. You can even engage with your old tweets just as you would with current ones”

How to download all your tweets from twitter?

  1. Log on to your Twitter Account.
  2. Click on MENU — > SETTINGS (a wheel sign on the top right opens MENU)
  3. Scroll down to the bottom of SETTINGS screen
  4. You will see a link to “REQUEST YOUR ARCHIVE”
  5. You should receive an email with information when your Tweet archive is ready with instructions on how to access your archive and download it.

Here is a screenshot posted online by Twitter user Navjot Singh (@nspeaks)

request download twitter archive

Note: This is a screenshot of that original screenshot by @nspeaks. :-D

I don’t see the option to download my Twitter archive ?

Don’t panic if you don’t see the option for tweet history download in your Twitter account. The feature is being rolled out slowly to different countries and regions. If it is not available yet, it will be available soon. Hence as for now, option to download your entire tweet history is not available in India.

Alternate way to download your Tweet history

If you don’t see the Request Archive option in your account but still want to download your Tweet history you can use third party apps like which allows you to download up to 3,200 tweets from your twitter account.

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