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How does Gmail/Google drive "family" storage sharing work?

To create a Google family and become a Family Manager, go to https://families.google.com . You need to add accounts there in order for them to be in your Google family. The storage space a Family ...
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Storage limitations on Google Keep

Tested this a minute ago: 19,999 characters is the upper limit for text in each Google Keep note, not including the title or any images. additionally, 999 characters maximum are allowed in the title. ...
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With Google Drive, how can I have a single document in multiple folders/collections?

as of 2018-08-31 To move selected items to a new folder and then toggle to adding selected items to an additional folder via the keyboard: Select one (or more) item(s) in drive Press z Use ←, ↑, →, ↓...
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How to Download Live Photos from Amazon Photos

I had this problem too and found a solution, by accident. On a Windows 10 PC, get the Amazon Photos App from the Microsoft store. Choose the "Download" option from the left menu: Select &...
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Is Google's automatic Zip-before-download lossless?

Answer: Zip uses lossless algorithms. I have not been able to find any reference to lossy algorithms that would be used by Zip. Furthermore, several types of files can be uploaded into Google drive ...
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Does a Dropbox shared folder occupy storage space on all accounts?

Yes, the shared folder/files will take up space in everyone's account who has access to it. From Dropbox's Help Centre: The size of a shared folder will be counted against the quota of every ...
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Detect and remove duplicates on Dropbox online without local download

If you haven't solved this already, you might want to take a look at the Detect duplicates on Dropbox workflow from SimWorkflow. It uses the Dropbox API to retrieve file metadata and compares hashes ...
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Does a Dropbox shared folder occupy storage space on all accounts?

yes, Dropbox expects you to pay to view someone else's shared folder that they've already paid for. Google Drive doesn't do this. only the owner of the shared folder pays for that storage.
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Can I share my files through Amazon Cloud Drive?

The actual "share" button is not easy to spot. Drive is not a "consumer-ready" product, so very bare bones, but does the job. Suggest putting the files into a zip.
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Is Google's automatic Zip-before-download lossless?

Answer: The algorithm that Google Drive uses to compress large files or groups of files before downloading is lossless. Specifically, the algorithm used is called "DEFLATE", and is a pretty ...
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Google Drive now counts shared files against your storage?

I don't think there has been a change to this policy Files Shared with You Files shared by you count against your quota. But what about files that someone shared with you? They don’t. So don't be ...
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What are the storage limits for Telegram's groups?

Yes, it's 1.5GB per person per file, regardless of the chat type. Maybe the sentence you quoted wasn't clear enough: you can send files up to 1.5 GB Generally, you can send in Telegram AND ...
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Is there a free cloud storage app to install on my server?

Try Nextcloud or OwnCloud. Both are quite similar as Nextcloud is a fork of OwnCloud.
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How to free up space in Google Storage

If your Google Photos storage usage has recently increased, you can see which photos were recently added at https://photos.google.com/search/_tra_ . The storage usage would only have increased if they ...
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Website (or other easily accessible resource) that shows images of Unicode and other encodings?

I am not sure this is exactly what you need, but it is a great, searchable code directory: Unicode org charts
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Can I buy more than 2TB of storage on pCloud?

Yes. I have 4TB with pcloud. Get in touch and discuss it on their site - https://www.pcloud.com/company/contactus.html . I baulked at the cost, but it's for life, right? Uploading the data took me ...
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Restoring previous file versions through Google Drive

While it's easy to do for Google files, Google Drive's support documentation says in reference to non-Google files that Only the most recent versions of past documents will be saved, unless you ...
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Google Apps, 50 accounts: from free to 100 GB/month for one account only

Yes. Unfortunately, I can't find the official documentation anymore, but a while ago I was also checking for mixing different user types in one G Suite domain, but unfortunately that was not possible. ...
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What will happen to my OneDrive files when the storage space decreases to 5GB?

For the free OneDrive plan, there is still quite a bit of time (as you've seen from the expiration date on your screenshot). The One Drive Storage Changes FAQ delineates the specific rules: What ...
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Storage limitations on Google Keep

As per the Google Product forum answer no data attached to Google Drive account.
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How to sync files from OneDrive to Dropbox?

I know you asked for IFTTT, but since it's not possible I'm suggesting other solutions: Microsoft Flow Zapier Click the images to open the relevant template, it's pretty straight forward. Flow ...
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Is Amazon music cloud the salvation? Do I "own" the music afterwards?

It sounds like you're asking the following question: If I [illegally] downloaded 1TB of songs from Napster in the year 2000, then I pay a 1 time $30 fee to Amazon, does that mean I now legally own ...
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