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  •  Dropbox gives 2 GB free storage and couldn't... (3+ / 0-)
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    OLinda, kovie, grover

    care less what you store on there. If you'd be so kind as to use this link, I get a bunch of extra storage.

    Once you've created an account, your computer should automatically have a Dropbox folder (dunno where Windows puts it, though I assume it is made obvious). Simply make a new folder inside the Dropbox folder and drag the video into there.

    Then, from the Dropbox website, you can make that folder Shared and send emails with a link.

    •  Dropbox makes it fairly intuitive, and lets you... (1+ / 0-)
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      grover

      copy a link to share, if you want to do that instead of sending a form email. Let me know if you need help navigating that part.

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      2020adam

      I actually have a DB account that I rarely use, so I haven't installed the SW. The web app is good enough for my needs. Technically, it would still be unkosher, but I doubt Rabbi Zimmerman will haul my ass to court over this particular video.

      "Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us" - Benjamin Rush, 1777

      by kovie on Thu Sep 20, 2012 at 09:52:34 PM PDT

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      •  I know of a few folks who actively share things... (2+ / 0-)
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        srkp23, kovie

        they shouldn't, using DB. Management never seems to notice. I don't participate in any of that, but I personally see a shared Dropbox folder as the same as a shared folder on my desktop, only a lot more secure. You're sharing a mixtape with a few friends, not ripping the song and turning it into a Torrent. Perfectly legal.

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