Questions tagged [file-sharing]

Distributing or providing access to digitally stored information, such as computer programs, multimedia (audio, images, and video), documents, or electronic books.

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May I use Dropbox as hosting for website's static files?

I'm making a website on a free hosting that doesn't have much space or bandwidth. So I considered using Dropbox Public folder for static files, such as: Javascript, CSS Images Downloads (each a few ...
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How to share cloud stored folders intelligently

I have a paid 50GB cloud storage account and a coworker uses a free 2GB account. I shared a big folder from the 50GB accont with him, but now he runs out of space on his account and he would have to ...
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Sharing Files on Blogger

I have created an account on Blogger and completed a blog entry but I want to attach a rar file containing source code. But, I came to know that Blogger does not allow to upload files. Can someone ...
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Issues with Google Docs (in Google Apps) as a file server solution for startup

I'm having trouble with "google docs for google apps" for a new startup. I want the equivalent of a shared fileserver for employees. Here are the issues: 0) Sharing collections within a google ...
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How can I retrieve the e-mails from my shared folders in Dropbox?

I am using Dropbox to share lots of documents with my clients as I meet with them. It's also a great way to grab their email address. So I have been doing this for about a month now and wanted to ...
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How to use two Dropbox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Multiple dropbox accounts on one PC? I have a personal Dropbox and I have special dropbox that I'm using with a friend like a SVN server(to hold code). How can I easly switch ...
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Can I trust on DropBox as a resource? [closed]

After Ma.gnolia Major Data Loss in 2009, I believe only Google, Microsoft and Yahoo services. Can I trust DropBox as my resource host? I would like to use my website's static content in DropBox and ...
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Web write-only drop box [closed]

Does anyone know of a web app that allows you to create folder where anonymous users can upload content and other authenticated users can view and download the documents? Box.net and Dropbox (...
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Good service for collecting photos from many wedding guests? [closed]

Many guests at my wedding took photos with their cameras and telephones. I'd like to get original-quality copies of all those images. Almost everyone has already started uploading them to Facebook, ...
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Looking for a cloud type replacement for local FTP and e-mail file transfer [closed]

I've have done some research and a found a lot out there: Internal FTP / PHP web based file transfer This works ok, I've been using it for a while but I am finding that I spend to much time with ...
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Office Live, SkyDrive, pictures and files management

I'm using the Microsoft Office Live file space (aka SkyDrive) to share my photos. I have two problems: It seems that I can't get any rational urls for my images. They are something like: http://...
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What is the best site for sharing large files among a specific group of people? [closed]

What is the best site that would allow for sharing of large files among a selected group of people? There wouldn't be a large number of files, but they are too large to email. Edit: I'd like a free ...
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What are the existing services for sharing code? [closed]

I was wondering what are the existing service for sharing code. The only one I know is http://pastebin.ca/ What are the other alternative and what feature do they have ?
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Multiple dropbox accounts on one PC?

Is there a way to have a PC connect to multiple dropbox accounts? I have a personal dropbox account which I use to sync files across multiple PCs and that all works fine. However, someone who ...

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