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Questions tagged [mega]

An online cloud storage service with the goal of protecting users' privacy.

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What will happen after Mega.nz bouns expired?

I have a mega account that has got 95GB of space by inviting people and installing mega apps. But under these awards, the expiration date is listed for each one, for example, a 35-gigabyte sign-up ...
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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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Can I delete some songs to downgrade to the Free Mega?

I don't want to pay for the Mega Pro anymore, can I just delete down to 50 GB to downgrade to free account again?
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A few pictures just won't download from my mega.nz account

I uploaded some pictures to mega few years ago. Now I wanted to download everything and remove them from mega cause it sucks. Mostly it went ok, but about 20 pictures won't start downloading and don'...
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Undecrypted files/folders on MEGA.NZ

In certain cases, MEGA.NZ shows "undecrypted files" or "undecrypted folders" and it seems impossible to access them. I seems to happen, when there are multiple users involved: User A creates a folder ...
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What is the best way to download big files form MEGA.nz?

Cloud storage service MEGA.nz has a web interface that can be accessed from a web browser, like Firefox. If a user tries to access his cloud storage through a browser and tries to download a file to ...
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To what extent is file metadata encrypted on Mega.co.nz?

How much of the file metadata of files that I upload to Mega.co.nz encrypted (and therefore unreadable for Mega on the server)? Are the filenames of files encrypted? I assume that the file sizes are ...
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Migrate files from one cloud storage provider to another [duplicate]

Is it possible to directly move files from one cloud storage provider to another, bypassing the bandwidth-intensive step of downloading the files locally and then re-uploading them? In other words, ...
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How does the Mega.co.nz download progress-bar work?

The Question is in the title: How does the Mega.co.nz download progress-bar work? I know about the filesystem API, but how are the files streamed from the server to the filesystem? How do they get the ...
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How can I see the number of times a file I hosted on Mega and shared the URL got downloaded?

I hosted a file on Mega and shared the URL: How can I see the number of times it got downloaded?
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File uploads stuck in queue

I'm uploading a folder to MEGA. Uploads seem to be working but as soon as it attempts to upload a README.TXT file, said file and all others get the 'Queued' status. All other file types that I have ...
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Mega Downloads on Mac OSX

It is known that in Windows mega uses the fileSystem API, which basically writes the file to a sandboxed section of your local file system: AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\File System\ ...
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Where did Mega.co.nz store my download?

So, I had ~3GB free on my local disk and I tried to download a 2GB file. It failed because it said I ran out of disk space. My disk still shows that I have about 400MB free. According to this post (...
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How does the encryption on Mega work for sharing?

If files sent to Mega is encrypted client-side, how exactly would files be shared without the key being sent through Mega's servers at some point? Does Mega provide some sort of API to allow for an ...
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How exactly does MEGA's download work?

When you download a file from the MEGA service, you are shown a pretty download progress bar within the browser. Once this progress bar reaches 100%, your browser then begins to download the file. ...
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Canceling a Mega account

I just made an account on Mega that I want to cancel, but I can’t find any option for doing this. So, how do you cancel a Mega account?