1. Android Central Question's Avatar
    Hi All,

    I just realized I've lost all my Google Keep reminders. This happened to me after the last update a few days ago of my Oneplus 6.

    I had a lot of important ones. Does anyone know if it's possible to get them back?

    Thanks,
    Joan Cambras
    01-24-2020 08:46 AM
  2. mustang7757's Avatar
    [ thread moved to 1+6 forum for better visibility]
    01-24-2020 09:14 AM
  3. mustang7757's Avatar
    Did you have Google back up on ?


    I'll leave a link to register so you can communicate here, as a guest account u cant .
    https://forums.androidcentral.com/sh...d.php?t=409154
    01-24-2020 09:16 AM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! If you go to Google Keep on your computer browser, do you see them there?
    ironass likes this.
    01-24-2020 11:39 AM
  5. JoanAC's Avatar
    Hi mustang7757, yes I think so.
    01-24-2020 02:19 PM
  6. JoanAC's Avatar
    Hi B. Diddy, they don't appear in the browser on my PC either. The notes do, but the reminders don't.
    01-24-2020 02:21 PM
  7. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Maybe they transitioned to Google Assistant. In Google Assistant, tap or say "Show me my reminders."
    01-24-2020 02:26 PM
  8. mustang7757's Avatar
    Hi mustang7757, yes I think so.
    Hi , I'll let b.diddy handle this , he's more familiar.
    01-24-2020 02:27 PM
  9. JoanAC's Avatar
    I don't have Google Assistant installed on my mobile.
    01-24-2020 03:09 PM
  10. B. Diddy's Avatar
    On your browser, go to Google.com, and in the search bar, just type "Show me my reminders."
    01-24-2020 06:21 PM
  11. JoanAC's Avatar
    Thank you very much B. Diddy! Doing this I see again the list of my reminders in Chrome and have copied them to a text file. At least I didn't lose them! Is there some automatic way to get them back into my Google Keep notes without having to add them one by one?

    By the way, I have a laptop that I haven't used lately. Maybe if I open it without internet connection I will see an old version of my Google Keep notes with the reminders. But in this case, how do I make the notes on the laptop prevail.
    B. Diddy likes this.
    01-25-2020 03:39 AM
  12. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Great! I just realized a couple of other things to check in Keep -- tap the menu icon and look in Archived and Trash. Let's check there first before considering what to do with the old laptop.
    JoanAC likes this.
    01-25-2020 01:11 PM
  13. JoanAC's Avatar
    I've looked in Archived Notes and in the trash but I don't see anything. The notes are still on the label where I had them but without the reminder.

    I tried to reinstall the Google Keep application on my android phone, but the notes still appear without a reminder.

    The old laptop won't help either. I have started it without internet but as I access Google Keep from the browser I can't see the notes. When I have connected it to the internet, they appear but without the reminder.

    The only place where the reminders appear is in the browser when I click "Show me my reminders".

    I don't understand how all the reminders could have disappeared at once, maybe an update of my Oneplus 6. In view of all this problem, I think it would be very good if Google Keep allowed to automatically make periodic backups of the notes on Google Drive.

    I think this is mission impossible. I've already made up my mind to add them one by one by hand.

    Thank you so much for your help, B. Diddy!
    B. Diddy likes this.
    01-25-2020 02:01 PM
  14. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Well, I'm glad you were able to recover them at least partially! Google's various note/reminder apps and functions have been a confusing mess lately. You can set up reminders in Google Assistant, Google Calendar, Google Keep, and Google Tasks. I'm not quite sure which ones are interchangeable/syncable, because they keep changing things.
    JoanAC likes this.
    01-25-2020 04:37 PM

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