Export Your Basecamp Data
The account owner can create an HTML export of Basecamp data any time. Whether you just want to download an export of your latest Project, or all of them, this is the place to do it.
To start, click
Adminland on the top right of the Home page right beneath your avatar.
Next, scroll down on the Adminland page to find the option to
Export data from this account
Here you'll get a list of all the active and archived Teams and Projects on your account—even those you haven't been added to. Just check off the ones you'd like to export, and click
Export my data.
Once you've downloaded your export, you'll be able to open it up on any computer and click around just like a website. You'll also have a dedicated folder for each project, team, or the HQ where you'll find all of the files uploaded to Docs & Files, with the original file format.
Exporting ping conversations
As an account owner, you can export all pings on the account. It will include every ping conversation between anyone on the account, ever.
Pings are private conversations so exporting (and reading) these conversations may be a breach of trust. We suggest only exporting pings in extraordinary circumstances or when required to do so by court order.
With that in mind: if you're an account owner and you only want to export a ping conversation between specific people, please reach out to the support team so we can help you with this export.
To export all pings on the account, click on Home, then on Adminland, then on Export data from this account. There will be a link there to export pings: