Cloud Storage

Forum discussion tagged with Cloud Storage.
  1. P

    Dropbox Is Down for Many Users: Latest on the Outage

    Dropbox is currently experiencing an outage that is preventing a significant number of users from accessing the cloud storage service. Dropbox Is Down for Many Users: Latest on the Outage : Read more
  2. V

    Setting a whole partition as onedrive folder

    Hey... So i have an external hard drive that i need to periodically and automatically backup to onedrive, but i can't set the whole drive on onedrive instead it just creates a folder in it. That doesn't work in my situation as the files i need to back up are very path specific, changing their...
  3. W

    Solved! Does Samsung have a cloud storage

    Does Samsung have a cloud storage?
  4. K

    Microsft account on different machines?

    I have an MS account and One Drive cloud storage one comp with Windows 10 Home and am about to put Windows 10 Pro onto a separate machine. Will I have to set up new account on 'Pro' machine and if so can I still access cloud files that were created on 'Home' computer?
  5. JoshRoss

    How do you back-up your files?

    This could be interesting for those who are new to the forum and those who are interested in backup technologies. Feel free to post your solutions and what/how/when do you backup your data, where you store it and how convenient/inconvenient it might be. Feel free to be more in-depth about the...
  6. henrytcasey

    How to Download Your Photos From iCloud

    If you're looking to get your photos out of Apple's iCloud, here are ways to download them with a Mac, a PC and an iPhone. How to Download Your Photos From iCloud : Read more
  7. S

    Advice regarding new laptop with HDD & SDD combined

    I have been considering buying this Acer Aspire F 17 Notebook | F5-771 laptop that includes a 1TB HDD and a 128GB SSD. https://uk-store.acer.com/aspire-f-17-notebook-f5-771-black After discussion with Acer online, it seems that the operating system is installed on the 128GB which seems like...
  8. Moondoggy

    Mozy Home vs. iDrive - Can anyone give me some insight?

    First, let me admit that I'm cheap :rolleyes: I've been using Mozy Home for a number of years now because they offer 2 GB of storage for free and I've never had a problem with Mozy backing up or restoring important files. However, I seem to be running into the 2 GB limit more and more despite...
  9. G

    The 10 Best Photo Storage and Sharing Sites

    Here are 10 great websites to store your photographs; create online photo albums; and share your photos with friends, family and art buyers. The 10 Best Photo Storage and Sharing Sites : Read more
  10. I

    Dropbox cloud storage security question

    I run a business and have been trying to find the best way to backup files (mostly financial spreadsheets) automatically in case my HDD was ever to die or similar situation. I currently store all my files directly in my local Dropbox folder where I work from. Is there any way I could...
  11. P

    Cloud Storage Redundancy

    I'm looking at adding a 2nd cloud backup service with Crashplan, I already have Backblaze and I'm curious to know the following: 1. What, if any, conflicts might I experience having 2 backup programs running? 2. Is anyone else using Crashplan? If so what is your perspective of it. I have been...
  12. J

    How to connect a Galaxy S7 to a PC over Wi-Fi

    If you don’t like cables, the ability to connect devices wirelessly is useful. Unfortunately, there is currently no way to connect a Galaxy S7 to a PC over Wi-Fi without an app to act as an intermediary. While you can connect a PC and an S7 to the same network, they cannot communicate directly...
  13. M

    google photoes order shown

    Trying out google photoes just for viewing not cloud storage . Pictures slide show plays in correct order but back to front. Starts with last image first. I cannot find a setting for accending or descending. Is there such a setting available with the google photoes app
  14. T

    Safe cloud storage or torrent streaming to use?

    Hey guys. I'm quite tired of using several cloud systems to farm free storage and in the end suffer with government spying my files. Any alternative that works? I've found this Fibo for cloud and streaming, but they're not open yet. I wonder if there any similar to http://www.fibo.io/ ?
  15. J

    Get a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ or wait for Microsoft Surface Phone?

    I'm pretty much a noob when it comes to Android, so I'm not sure if I should go for the Galaxy S6 phone or wait and see what the Surface Phone offers. Confidence is rather low for Microsoft when it comes to smartphones, but it's still nice to have a Windows 10 phone integrate with my Windows 10...
  16. S

    What is the best cloud storage to use?

    What is the best cloud storage to use? I am deciding between Google Drive, One cloud and Drop Box.
  17. M

    Is there a cloud storage product that preserves file and directory structure in the corresponding *PUBLIC* URLs?

    I have loaded identical copies of a directory structure of 500+ product images into Dropbox, Google Drive, and Amazon Cloud Drive. I want to upload these photos into an ecommerce platform, where the images are referenced by their public URL address, one per image. I want the URLs to look like...
  18. F

    Can I access my files in a Cloud Drive with greater storage than of my Phone Storage?

    Hi All. I'd like to ask about Cloud Storages. Google Drive. It offers 15GB of free space. However, when you have a Google Play Music, you can have 20,000 songs and it won't affect the 15GB storage. I have two questions. 1. Can i still access the music on my phone Offline, phone storage is 8GB...
  19. froller2

    avast cant scan onedrive

    so whenever i do a full system scan with avast, i get an"some elements could not be scanned" and all of theese elements are onedrive folders and such
  20. countrystrong

    ASUS WebStorage. Seriously?

    When I bought my new ASUS notebook, I was happy to find out that ASUS gives 32GB of free web storage for 3 years to its customers. Good!, I said to myself. Before actually starting to use it, though, I wanted to know more about it, so I googled "ASUS WebStorage". Most pages I found were by users...
  21. G

    Demonsaw Promises Free, Secure File Sharing

    Demonsaw is a new encrypted, decentralized and free file-sharing program that debuted at the DEFCON hacker conference this week. Demonsaw Promises Free, Secure File Sharing : Read more
  22. G

    Dropbox, Box Drip-Drop Personal Info via Serious Flaw

    These boxes are leaky: Private shared documents in cloud storage services Box and Dropbox can be gathered by search engine analytics. Dropbox, Box Drip-Drop Personal Info via Serious Flaw : Read more
  23. O

    tencent 10TB cloud storage for storing 24/7 HD surveilance cam videos

    So far I have copy 45 gb storage box 50 gb storage btsync unlimited local network storage But I've heard that some Chinese company "tencent" is offering 10tb free cloud storage. Does anybody have experience with this company? What features does it offer? One-way sync?
  24. D

    best cloud storage options

    Ive found the best cloud storage solutions are 1 - Dropbox easily sync photos documents music etc. Free. you can invite friends. do tasks like taking a tour of the site to gain more free space. or you can pay to upgrade the amount of online storage www.dropbox.com 2 - Flicker keep all your...
  25. exfileme

    Dropbox Is Peeking At Your Files, But Don't Panic

    Don't mind Dropbox reading your test files. It's all normal procedure. Dropbox Is Peeking At Your Files, But Don't Panic : Read more
  26. exfileme

    Google Rolls Out Server-Side Encryption in Cloud Storage

    Google is introducing server-side encryption in its commercial storage product. Will Google Drive be next? Google Rolls Out Server-Side Encryption in Cloud Storage : Read more
  27. G

    How Secure is Google Drive?

    Between the National Security Agency (NSA) and Google's own overreaching terms of service, your files on Google Drive may be open to snooping from both organizations. What are the risks and how can you minimize them? How Secure is Google Drive? : Read more
  28. G

    How to Secure Your Cloud Storage

    Every major cloud storage service promises to keep your files safe, but if you want the job done right, you'll have to do it yourself. How to Secure Your Cloud Storage : Read more
  29. ECaarnage

    Compressing Dxtory Videos and Best way to Send to others

    Hi I would just like to know the best way for my friends to compress their clips from Dxtory, which are about 28GB or more for 8 mins of footage. I was thinking of getting a cloud storage and getting them to upload it to the cloud storage. But clips that size are just too big. How could I get my...
  30. ECaarnage

    Good Cloud storage for Videos

    Me and some of my friends would like to create a cloud just for us. So that we can upload to the cloud and get them whenever we want. Does anyone know any good sites for it? Thanks :)
  31. exfileme

    Google, Microsoft Make Improvements to Drive, SkyDrive

    Google Drive and Microsoft SkyDrive just received updates to make your day a little easier to manage. Google, Microsoft Make Improvements to Drive, SkyDrive : Read more
  32. exfileme

    SkyDrive Cloud Service Reaches 250 Million Users

    SkyDrive launched in 2007, and now has 250 million users, 50 million of which joined after the launch of Windows 8. SkyDrive Cloud Service Reaches 250 Million Users : Read more
  33. exfileme

    Amazon's AutoRip Service Now Includes Vinyl Purchases

    Vinyl records you purchase from Amazon will automatically have unlocked free MP3 versions. Amazon's AutoRip Service Now Includes Vinyl Purchases : Read more
  34. exfileme

    Amazon Cloud Drive Now Offers File Sync

    It took long enough. Amazon Cloud Drive Now Offers File Sync : Read more
  35. Z

    Dropbox Launches Windows 8 App

    Key features missing from dedicated cloud storage app. Dropbox Launches Windows 8 App : Read more
  36. Z

    SkyDrive New Features; Usage Doubled in Last Six Months

    Windows Phone 8 and Android app for cloud storage platform updated. SkyDrive New Features; Usage Doubled in Last Six Months : Read more
  37. exfileme

    Give The Gift of Cloud Storage with 4Sync Cloud Cards

    4Sync will offer Cloud Cards online and at retail outlets starting in 1Q13. Give The Gift of Cloud Storage with 4Sync Cloud Cards : Read more
  38. exfileme

    4Sync Cloud Storage Launches with 15GB Free Space

    4Sync is now out of beta, offering 15 GB of free cloud storage and a chance to earn 25 GB more at no additional cost. 4Sync Cloud Storage Launches with 15GB Free Space : Read more
  39. ipwn3r456

    Which cloud storage application is better?

    Hey community, I was looking at cloud storage softwares, after some research, I have decided between Dropbox and MegaCloud. While Dropbox is simple, but MegaCloud have more storage. Which one should I get? Or should I get both at the same time? What do you guys think?
  40. K

    Automatically Downloading YouTube Videos? Cloud Storage? HELP!

    BACKGROUND INFO- I am heading to a boarding school this next school year- a school which has very strict computer policies, so strict that they provide you with a laptop loaded with security and internet filters (you are not allowed your own computer). This is a problem for me...
  41. exfileme

    Dropbox Strikes Back: Adds Auto-Uploading, More Capacity

    Dropbox couldn't let the week end without adding another incentive to use its cloud storage service. Dropbox Strikes Back: Adds Auto-Uploading, More Capacity : Read more
  42. G

    Catching a Ride to the Cloud with Google Drive

    Late to the game, does Google have what it takes to make an impact in the world of cloud storage? Catching a Ride to the Cloud with Google Drive : Read more
  43. D

    Cloud Storage questions

    Backstory: i have an SSD on my laptop that i use for OS and programs only, and a 500 gb external hardrive for my documents, videos, etc. due to the high failure rate for external Hard drives, would it be smart to back up my external to a cloud just in case? and if so whats the best cloud program...
  44. exfileme

    Google Close to Launching Cloud Storage Service

    Google plans to rival Dropbox and Box.net with its own free and paid virtual storage solution. Google Close to Launching Cloud Storage Service : Read more
  45. exfileme

    Preview: Pogoplug Series 4 With Local and Cloud Storage

    The latest Pogoplug drive hub allows the user to build their own local cloud for sharing files and streaming media. Preview: Pogoplug Series 4 With Local and Cloud Storage : Read more
  46. exfileme

    DropBox Sued Over Recent Password ''Bug''

    A Dropbox user in Los Angeles has filed a class-action lawsuit against the cloud storage company based on the service's recent security issue. DropBox Sued Over Recent Password ''Bug'' : Read more
  47. Dark Lord of Tech

    DROPBOX left wide open for 4 hours !

    Do you trust cloud storage ? DROPBOX Drops Security At a time when hackers are on a tear looting information willy-nilly from insecure sites on the Web, Dropbox did the unthinkable Sunday — it allowed anyone in the world to access any one of its 25 million customers’ online storage lockers —...
  48. JMcEntegart

    HP Tabs to Pack Wireless Charger, Cloud Storage?

    HP says we don’t know the whole story, but hopefully this will shed a little more light on the subject. HP Tabs to Pack Wireless Charger, Cloud Storage? : Read more
  49. exfileme

    Google May Nuke Plan for Subscription Music

    Looks like Google is moving from a subscription-based plan to cloud-storage like mSpot Google May Nuke Plan for Subscription Music : Read more
  50. G

    Review: 7 Cloud Storage Services

    Considering letting a company store your precious files? Welcome to the cloud. We help you decide which service to choose. Google, Microsoft, and more. Review: 7 Cloud Storage Services : Read more