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Simplest way is to delete messages with big, but unnecessary, attachments. The search operator has:attachment will be helpful there. Using the filename: operator will even be more helpful, as some files of dubious worth will tend to be video or sound files and can get large, e.g. filename:wmv. Dumping those messages should go a long way to clearing up some ...


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Google also lets you purchase more storage.


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The Google Drive folder is a local representation of what files you currently have uploaded into your Google Drive storage. If you delete a file in your Drive folder on your computer, it is reflected on the Drive website.


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Ubuntu One allows you to do this with a global configuration file. On Linux, a section of the configuration file ~/.config/ubuntuone/syncdaemon.conf allows you to specify Python regular expressions to be ignored. A similar configuration file exists on other platforms.


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You need to be logged into the account you are purchasing storage for; http://www.google.com/support/a/bin/answer.py?answer=1047457 The extra storage is only available to you. You can't share it with other users or transfer it to another account. You can't purchase storage for other users. Hope this helps.


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The best workaround this would be to download/delete your emails. Downloading them for backup and storage sounds to be the best option. A great way to do this is by using a desktop app, most notably the best would be Mail on Mac OS X and Outlook or Thunderbird on Windows. You should go ahead and do this by date (in my opinion), you won't be needing older ...


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I use Dropbox which gives you 2Gb free. You can get up to 8Gb free space by introducing friends. They also offer a paid service: 50 Gb $9.99 / month or $99.00 / year 100 Gb $19.99 / month or $199.00 / year You can share folders out and anything put in the dropbox folders gets synced automatically. There are Mobile Apps for iPhone, Android, Blackberry ...


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Dropbox does exactly what you want.


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Trello FAQ says: There is a 10mb file upload limit per attachment. It's not possible to upload attachments via the mobile site. There is no limit on the number of attachments you can have on a card or board. Neither is there an account data storage limit.


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Google Drive, Gmail, and Google+ Photos give you 15 GB of storage space for free. This storage limit only applies if you've chosen to upload "Original" size photos (bigger than 16 megapixels) on your desktop or with Auto Backup on your Android device. Any photos you upload less than 2048px (or that you let Google+ resize for you) won't count against your ...


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No this is not possible, but it will be renewed automatically if you won't cancel it. They are sending an e-mail when it is close to the end. Don't forget that the storage prices are usually getting cheeper over time and you don't really want to prepay that.


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Unlimited Drive storage is offered as a part of Google Apps for Education. This is not something an individual student can obtain; rather, school officials enters an agreement with Google on behalf of the school. After that, all students have access to unlimited Drive, etc. All that a student can do is to encourage their school officials to do this. So, ...


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It is not as easy as Dropbox or similar services for that purpose. The free accounts can only have public repositories, so you would also need to pay to keep your private documents on there. Dropbox and such do provide this for free. The more public nature of Github makes me assume takedowns would be more frequent for illegal content sharing. It is not ...


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As noted on the Purchase Extra Storage help page: It's normal to experience a delay of up to 24 hours before purchased storage is added to your account This isn't immediately obvious if you upgrade just for GMail, since it is in the Account support section.


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Just announced: Bringing it all together: 15 GB now shared between Drive, Gmail, and Google+ Photos With this new combined storage space, you won’t have to worry about how much you’re storing and where. For example, maybe you’re a heavy Gmail user but light on photos, or perhaps you were bumping up against your Drive storage limit but were only using 2 ...


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No. For that particular feature you might want to consider Dropbox. Take a look at this comparison: http://techsplurge.com/3485/dropbox-amazon-cloud-drive-detailed-comparison/ To share your files: Go to Your Cloud Drive. Select up to 25 files and/or folders. Click Share. Either share a link by clicking Get shareable link, or share by email. ...


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Unfortunately yes. The request to resolve this issue is pretty high in the Dropbox Votebox. Please vote for it. You could try alternatives to Dropbox like Wuala or SpiderOak. In these applications the shared space is taken only from the user that started the sharing. The privacy features are better too.


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Windows Live Mesh does this, and it's free. I've used it for sync'ing large projects of source code between my office and home office, and it worked very nicely. It operates via the "cloud" (i.e. it gives you free online storage), and you can specify which devices you want to connect to that cloud repository.


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What do you mean by 'trust'? I'll assume you're talking about data loss. If you are talking about data backups and preventing loss of data, you need to take responsibility for backing up your data. You can count on the company you are paying to do their best, but you have no real idea what their best IS until the feces hits the fan, at which point it's a ...


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Could it be possible to store the YouTube 'non-public' video link in dropbox? This will make sure you do not fill the dropbox.


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I would avoid Google Apps for Business as your primary storage solution. When I was sourcing alternatives, Box.com was the only one that I felt would provide some benefit. In the end, I didn't see enough of an advantage to offset having to spend agonizing weeks migrating our files. Also, it is a lot more expensive; you get what you pay for. My advice is ...


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I mean is it possible to delete a file in the Drive folder without getting it deleted from the Drive. Yes: Uninstall the Google Drive software from your machine. Do all future uploads to www.drive.google.com manually Under this approach, you can upload from folders on your machine with any name that you like (including Drive). But there will not be ...


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So, since you want a free solution here's my thought on Dropbox vs the Microsoft soluiton. Dropbox gives you 2GB of storage, nice client apps for multiple platforms, plus web access to your files. You can share those files with whoever you want. A down side for me is that everything you want to syncronize has to be in a single folder... and sometimes that's ...


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No, Gmail doesn't allow you to search or sort by message or attachment size. There is at least one third-party website that says it will do this for you, http://www.searchgmailbysize.com/, but a) it only measures the size of attachments, b) it doesn't use https, which doesn't fill me with confidence, and c) I wouldn't be comfortable with (or recommend) ...


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Ask an important question of yourself. Do you need backup or online replica? Sound similar, but they're not the same thing. Backup services enable you to revert to older versions of files e.g you accidentally save changes to a file, backups enable you to recover deleted files, backups enable you to permanently archive files safe in the knowledge you can ...


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From Wikipedia: Office Live Workspace is currently not supported on Office 2010. In May 2010, it was announced that Office Live Workspace customers would be moved to Microsoft's SkyDrive service, which offers 25GB of storage and the ability to view and edit documents through Office Web Apps. See also: Office Live Workspace team blog: ...


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http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/web-apps/ Create a great looking document in Office and then switch easily from working on it on your PC or in the browser Upload documents to use in Office Web Apps If you have Microsoft Office 2010 you can upload documents directly to your Windows Live SkyDrive from Excel, OneNote, PowerPoint, and Word. On the ...


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Unfortunately not, but you can use Foxit reader to open the document, create a bookmark of the page you last read and move the bookmark to the beggining of the bookmark list. So, next time you open the document, just click the bookmark entry you created before :-)


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With a free account you can't store very much - up to 30 images and cache 30 web pages. If you pay for a premium plan ($5 a month or $40 a year at time of writing), then it is unlimited. Full details are available on the pricing page. Diigo isn't so much pitched at being a storage service as an enhanced bookmarking / organising service. More akin to ...



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