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The Public folder was a feature in Dropbox that was later removed. It now exists only for users who've signed up before it was disabled. For newer accounts, you can share a link to any file from any directory by clicking Share Link. You can't, however, get a direct public link from the context menu itself. See: What is the Public folder for? - Dropbox ...


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As Jeff mentioned, it doesn't appear to affect the way Gmail works. According to several different Chrome Bug reports (1, 2, 3, 4), the Gmail website is attempting to load a resource that is taking forever/not loading properly. According to the bug reports, it has something to do with this GET requested URL: Request URL: ...


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Use GoogleCL, the universal Google command line client. It's implemented in Python and therefore cross-platform. Unlike youtube-upload it uses proper OAuth2 authentication, so you're not typing in or sending your Google account password in plain text. Install via pip: pip install googlecl Uploading a video is as simple as: google youtube post --category ...


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there are two popular ways (among others) to transfer a dev WP site to production: copy all files to your destination server and then deal with the data issues by going into mysql and updating the urls (via find and replace) to thenew url alternatively, you can just simply install a new version of wordpress on the destination server and do a data import ...


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Dropbox links described by slhck give you everything you need to share and preview files and folders. However, if you want to use the old system of Public Folders, click below to enable one on your account. https://www.dropbox.com/enable_public_folder Source: https://www.dropbox.com/help/16/en


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You could give this open source project a try http://code.google.com/p/youtube-upload/ Youtube-upload is a command-line script that uploads videos to Youtube. If a video does not comply with Youtube limitations (<2Gb and <15'), it will be automatically splitted before uploading. Youtube-upload should work on any platform ...


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From the Facebook Help Center : How can I download my information from Facebook? You can download your information from the Account Settings page. Open the Account dropdown menu at the top right corner of Facebook and choose Account Settings. At the bottom of your general account settings, click Download a copy of your Facebook data. Click the ...


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It is probably because gmail uses long server polling to update itself and chrome shows that as an open connection and keeps spinning the 'loading' icon. We found this to happen with our apps too, in Chrome only, which use GWT and long server polling to do 'server push'. If this is indeed the case with gmail too then its the fault of Chrome not gmail. ...


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The easiest way is to just set up IMAP in the GMail settings and then use your favorite desktop client. (I use Apple's Mail) However there are some big gotchas with this method. For one if you poll GMail's IMAP server too often Google will think you're a spammer. At first you'll get weird “account exceeded bandwidth” errors when connecting. You can go ...


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With the help of fseventer I was able to find the location: /Users/{username}/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/File System/ Replace {username} by the current user.


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You can also use Flick and Share: http://www.flickandshare.com It's a free web service that allows Flickr users to generate a short-link to automatically download all the set's pictures in high-resolution. Generated links are private so you can use it for your backup but can also be shared with friends if you need to let someone download pictures of an event ...


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Long paths and long filenames are not really the same thing, although the issues faced with the old MS-DOS 8.3 filenames are now history. You can try Windows Live Mesh, which is available for Windows Vista onwards and MacOSX.


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Dmailer Backup, Syncplicity, Wuala, SparkleShare, Live Mesh, SugarSync, LiveDrive, Tonido, SpiderOak, and Box.net are listed as the "Top Ten Dropbox Alternatives" by this site. The comments prove that a lot of them are really good resources. -Hope this helps!



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