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Receiving data to a local system from a remote system, or initiating such a data transfer.

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How do I bulk download only my videos from Google Photos?

I have thousands of videos and photos on Google Photos. How can I download just the videos and not the photos? I've tried takeout.google.com, but that doesn't allow me to select only videos. I know I ...
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Why do Speedtest Websites for Internet say that my connection is fast alltought its completely miserable? And how do i actually measure it?

Attached is a picture of a screenshot of a speedtest Website saying that my download speed is 3,68Mbps while im struggling to download a Pdf File with 119KBps. Why dont those numbers match? Also the ...
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How to download an image - no image file given [closed]

I would like to download a logo from a webpage. The problem is that there is no url to the image file such as a .png, .gif or .jpg. How to find the path to the logo? The path highlighted after ...
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How to find a URL that can download YouTube videos fast?

The URL of the video is described in the HTML source of YouTube. For example, the following is a video of 360p(itag=18) from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g25V7k3J8p0. https://rr3---sn-ogul7n7d....
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How to download a 33gb file from Google Drive? [duplicate]

I am trying to download a 33,4gb 'anybody with a link' file from Google Drive but it always gets interrupted at around two thirds way through, claiming "network issue", and on resume "...
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How can I download a 33gb file from Google Drive? [duplicate]

I have many files I want to download. I managed to get a 18gb file downloaded by signing up for a google account. There is also larger files, first of which is 33gb and I cannot figure out how to ...
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"We encountered a pro​blem processing your request" when downloading ISO from Windows Insider Program

I'm trying to download an ARM version of Windows to use within Parallels on my Apple Silicon MacBook Pro, as described in this article. I signed up for the Windows Insider Program and navigated to the ...
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Does a YouTuber know who downloads their videos?

Does a YouTuber, a channel manager, know which users have seen their videos or downloaded them? Of course they may know if comments are left, but this is a voluntary way of getting out of anonymity. ...
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Downloaded Facebook archive consists of two files. How to join them?

When I used the "Download Your Information" feature of Facebook, it produced two zip files. Both files have a messages folder and a large file named facebook_1479114225.zip.enc. There are no ...
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How to save a Quora page as is, to be read offline?

I am trying to download a Quora page for offline reading, and I can't seem to get it right for this supposedly simple task. For reference, the page I'm trying to download is this one I am using Chrome,...
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What's the best way to allow people to download multiple files in different folders from Google Drive?

I have a group of 50 files totaling ~10GB that I want to distribute to a small group of people. The files are located in different folders and I expect the entire set to be downloaded weekly about 10 ...
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How to download all links from a web address at once

I want to download all the links from this site: http://dapds00.nci.org.au/thredds/catalogs/fk4/nidem_1_0.html However, it will take me forever to do it manually. Is there a way to download them all ...
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How can I download raw data from plotly bar charts?

I'd like to download raw data from plotly COVID bar charts from the Illinois dashboard and the Hopkins dashboard. There's no download button, but there must be a way to extract the data from the site. ...
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How to download Facebook archive completely?

My account got blocked, and I'm trying to download my data. The problem is my network, it's 12Mb/s, Facebook logs me out automatically after about 30-40 minutes, and the download stops. The download ...
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Downloading entire archive of past messages of a Yahoo Group

I am an owner of a now-defunct Yahoo Group. Apparently, it's been announced that Yahoo Groups is to remove all content December 14 2019 and I would like to save the archive of messages to that group....
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How to download folders larger than 20GB on Dropbox without a Pro account

I have had a folder shared with me containing a few TB of files, about 1GB each. With any other cloud storage service I could simply download the whole folder at once or use something like rclone to ...
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How do I download a YouTube video (in 2019)? [duplicate]

I know this question has technically been asked before (How do I download a YouTube video?), but that was 9 years ago! A lot has changed, and in fact many of the answers no longer operate the way ...
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Transfering files from OneDrive

How do I transfer files from OneDrive back to my laptop? My system seems to be requiring me to buy more OneDrive space. I do not have access to a number of files. I would like to transfer files that ...
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Create KML file from Google Earth URL

I've been emailed the following https://earth.google.com/web/@30.0867484,-97.29304982,148.9215598a,284.21410691d,31.95361314y,0h,0t,0r Is there a way to turn this into a KML file? I have downloaded ...
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How to automate conversion of all my Google docs to PDF or office?

The other day I decided to back up my entire Google Drive to my encrypted external hard drive. After one day downloading I managed to do it (including the pictures). Anyway, I should have known better:...
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How to sideload videos from a server into YouTube [closed]

There is a big video file, hosted on a web server and I have a slow internet connection. Instead of downloading and uploading it, I wish to directly SIDELOAD it into YouTube. Is there a web app which ...
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Is there a limit on the length of a Google doc I can save as a Word doc?

I have a 600-page document on Google Docs which I would like to save on my desktop as a Word doc, as a back-up. I go to "File" then "download as" then "Microsoft Word" which is the common way of ...
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Download 1 sheet from Google Sheets

I've got a spreadsheet (workbook) in Google Drive Sheets that has multiple sheets (tabs/worksheets). I want to export just one worksheet from the workbook as an XLS file. Is this possible? I ...
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Can't download large file from Google Drive as one single folder, always splits into multiple parts

I was able to download a file (over 70GB when already uploaded as a zip file) with no problems 6 months ago but now it splits everything into multiple zip files? Why is this?
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Mega.nz download doesn’t save

I downloaded a cinematic pack from MEGA.nz and opened it and played it in my video player. However, after I got done watching it. It deleted itself from quick access and I can’t find it. Does that ...
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Facebook downloaded data does not contain Messenger images any more?

I downloaded all my Facebook data some months ago, and in the 'messages' folder I had a folder named 'photos' containing every single picture in any of my conversations. Just a few days ago my friend ...
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Download directory as individual files from OneDrive

I am trying to download a directory from my OneDrive onto my local computer. The problem is OneDrive keeps compressing the files, and the zip file, especially when it's large, is corrupted. Is there a ...
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Can I download all Google Photos? [duplicate]

I want to download all my photographs from Google Photos. I found out that I can download 500 files in one zip file. I mark the first photo, scroll down 500 photos, press Shift and mark the last photo....
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Can I see who has downloaded a shared file?

I am the proud owner of a Dropbox Plus account. I recently shared a .zip file and need to know whether it has been downloaded. I really don't care about how many times it has been downloaded, or by ...
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YouTube video removed by user, got it open from before deletion, how to download

I have a YouTube video which still loads and plays because I opened it before removing by the user. It is still on googlevideo.com and I can see links in the "stats for nerds" and umatrix. How can I ...
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Is it possible to download 3D models from Artstation.com?

The website provides a 3D model viewer so clearly the data is sent over, but there doesn't seem to be a download button in the viewer. Is there a tool or a method for downloading the 3D models from ...
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Why Download button is hidden in TED?

I was able to download videos from TED simply by clicking on download button since couple days ago. But suddenly it has been hidden now! [it was on the right hand] So, How can I bring it back? or ...
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How to download the audio files on Wikipedia pages?

Sometimes a Wikipedia page contains audio files that I would like to download and save, for example, the individual pronunciations in the IPA chart for consonants. However, I wasn't able to find any ...
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Can I easily download all the photos from a set of Gmail messages?

I have a bunch of gmail messages (All in account, or search results, or specific label - I'm fine if the answer applies to any of these sets). Some of them have images, either inline or as ...
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Unable to download large files from Google Drive

I am trying to download two files originally linked on this page. The author has edited the linked page but an archived version of the page and files I was referring to can be found here. The links ...
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Download backup of google drive trash folder

I'm not really sure why but for some reason my google drive trash is full of files, and takes up nearly 3 GB. I have the suspect there may be stuff I need in there, but I also really need to free up ...
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When does Gmail load an image (one that comes with an e-mail) into its proxy?

Gmail has a function that proxies the loading of images. When it is turned on, the moment you click "show images" in an e-mail you have received in your Gmail, you get to see the image stored in ...
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Is there a way to download an entire Facebook page?

Is there a way to download an entire Facebook page to read it offline? I would like to read posts from particular Facebook page from the oldest to the newest - to do that I would need to scroll to ...
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How do I download a COMPLETE Wikia database?

I have been trying to download Wikias databases (for example the Marvel Wikia) with the official method (as mentioned in this similar question) but when I download the XML file it only contains about ...
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Failed - Network error downloading my Google Takeout

I am trying to download my 35GB Google Takeout .tgz file but it keeps failing part way through. On Chrome I might get about 3 GB progress, then it reports Failed - Network error. I have tried ...
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Dropbox folder downloads as 'unspecified' file

I'm trying to download a folder from Dropbox. When I click download, all I get is a file called unspecified. Any idea why this happens?
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Downloadable zip file in Blogger?

I am considering creating a blog in Blogger. I would like the blog to include a link to a zip file which would contain source code. Two questions: According to Sharing Files on Blogger, it was not ...
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How to download all images from Gmail messages?

I have a huge number of e-mail messages saved in Gmail with single image (snapshot.jpg, ~500Kb each) attachments. Some messages are combined into e-mail chains (but not all of them due to e-mail chain ...
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How can I download subtitles for a Vimeo video?

I've been able to rip a Vimeo video with a Firefox extension. But what about captions? It seems they are not easy to download.
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How to (most efficiently) download video from Periscope?

Majority of the search results for "download periscope" lead to websites allowing me to download the app. "download periscope stream" is a much better search term that actually led me to two ...
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Create direct links to videos on Google Drive

How to create non-expiring direct links to video files on Google Drive that will download the file instead of opening them in the browse ?
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How to download or copy files sent to me in Dropbox to my PC or USB thumb drive

Someone put files in Dropbox for me and I want to download them, or copy them to my PC (or a USB thumb drive). But I don't see where I indicate I want the file downloaded/copied!
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How do I download images from Google Keep?

I shared an image from my phone to Google Keep. I open it on the Google Keep Chrome application. But there's no download option. How do I download images from Google Keep? Is there a work-around?
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Download a "huge" Facebook conversation, in full HTML, with emoticons and attachments

I need to save a "huge" Facebook conversation, in HTML form, with emoticons, photos, and attachments as I see on the browser. There is no solution at this time. With the Facebook option that lets ...
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Download files from Google Presentations

I am working with Google Presentations with my students. I'd like to offer them the option to download other documents (Excel, PDF, etc) from my Google Drive connected with my Presentations, using a ...
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