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How to encrypt files under linux for cloud storage

How to encrypt files under linux for cloud storage I am searching for a file based encryption tool, which I can use in Linux (Mint) to store files in google drive. I really like encfs. But since die ...
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Personal Cloud Storage

I have an openwrt installed router. I can attach my hdds to the router and access my files from my any computer in the local area network. I am using the university housing wired internet service. ...
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Attach Cloud Storage as External Drive to Windows

I am looking to use a Cloud Storage provider as an attached drive on Windows Server 2008, kind of like an iSCSI storage device. I downloaded Google Drive which created a new folder on my system, but ...
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Backup the Windows user folder in the cloud?

As I understand it, Google Drive and Dropbox, the two cloud storage providers I happen to know, can only sync a predefined folder that is created upon installation. I'd be happy to have an automated ...
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How to make an image of drive directly to a cloud backup using “dd”?

I found this command: dd if=/dev/sda7 of=/dev/sdb4 The command makes an image of /dev/sda7 onto /dev/sdb4. What I need to do is to make the image directly oncloud backup like Ubuntu One or Dropbox ...
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Can I run multiple instances of SpiderOak?

I want to synch different folders that belong to different SpiderOak accounts. Can I run more than one instance of SpiderOak at the same time? Can I set them both up to start at startup? (I need ...
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How to do full version control on OneDrive (with git?)

I'm using OneDrive to store all sorts of files (not just Office files). Unfortunately, versioning isn't supported except for Office files. I'd like to do this manually, with git or svn or anything ...
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Sync files to an external hard drive and the cloud at the same time

I have been looking for a way to sync my files (on my Windows XP machine) to the cloud and at the same time sync those same files to my external hard drive. Is there any software out there (pref ...
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accessing excel workbook in cloud with hyperlinks

I have an excel workbook that has hyperlinks to PDF documents. This workbook gets updated daily with new hyperlinks to documents. I need to be able to have others access the excel document and be ...
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Can I sync contents of external harddisk with Megasync?

I just added a new sync and the local folder is located on a USB external hard disk. What will happen when I disconnect the hard disk from the computer? Will Mega keep the files in the cloud?
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Syncronisation tool for dropbox replacement

I have several Linux-PCs I want to be synced. I have a server exporting a filesystem via nfs, ftp or sshfs. I mount them to ~/syncenc. With encfs they are mounted to ~/sync. Working directly in this ...
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Cloud storages (dropbox, sync, etc), how sync nested folders?

I am faced with the problem using cloud storages. I want keep my files in that way: Project 1 Root > Design Project 1 Root > Programming Project 1 Root > bookkeeping Project 2 Root > UI ...
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How to get the image path stored in Local Azure storage emulator

Here i am using Local azure storage emulator. I am able to store the images in the blob storage. I connected the azure storage emulator to my local DB, so i am able to see the local path of image in ...
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How can I select more than one folder on Onedrive client so I can synchronize them?

So usually, when you login the OneDrive client on Windows 10, you get a folder that is named OneDrive. When you create a file in here it is uploaded to the OneDrive, this part is clear right? But ...
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Is it possible to have two Google Drive accounts running simultaneously on PC?

I need to transfer files between two Google Drive accounts frequently. It is preferable to have two Google Drive accounts running simultaneously. Is it possible to have two Google Drive accounts ...
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Exclude folders from “Photos & Videos” in Amazon Cloud Drive?

I have unlimited Amazon Cloud Drive & unlimited photos. When I browse "Photos & Videos" on web/mobile, I see ALL photos & videos in my drive, regardless of which folder they are in. This ...
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Configure cloud service providers

I purchased a Windows 10 PC for testing. I don't use third party cloud service providers, so I would like to completely remove OneDrive. I have my own personal cloud, so I would like the Operating ...
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Yandex daemon doens't sync

I have a VPS with Ubuntu Server 14.04 installed. I'm trying to sync a folder with Yandex-Disk but it only syncs when I start a manual sync (i.e.: yandex-disk sync). But when I use yandex-disk start ...
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Can a FlashDrive auto sync with my Cloud storage?

I want my flashdrive to automatically sync and upload all its data to my cloud storage when plugged into my computer (with internet). Is this possible? If so, what existing software can I use?
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Allow users to locally access files on OneDrive without sync?

Over the past few years we've been migrating many of our clients to Office 365 and its associated services. Its all been pretty good however there is one issue I personally find to be quite annoying ...
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OneDrive uploads deleted files

I have a question regarding the manner OneDrive deal with clients who have been offline for a long time and i hope that there is someone who can explain the mecanics behind this issue. The case is ...
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Multiple Dropbox accounts on Windows 8.1

I have Windows 8.1. I have followed several different methods mentioned here and elsewhere but when I get to trying to put in my password, Windows will not let me type it in. I have to have access ...
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Why does copy.come uses A LOT of CPU?

I've noticed several times on Windows 8, and now on OSX 10.7 too, that the copy.com app (a dropbox clone) sometimes starts using a lot of CPU, usually over 100%. This happens suddenly for no apparent ...
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Synchronise changes to file system

I have a moderately-sized stash (~100GB) of music and photos (and other documents). I'd like to be able to keep (at least) two copies of the files in sync, without requiring that all the PCs be ...
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Cloud server for KeePass synchronization

I have a KeePass password Database which I use on several computers. This database relies on a separate XML file to function. It is possible for a server to have both the XML and KDBX in the same ...
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naming files in a shared cloud file store

We are going to set up a shared cloud file store (using OwnCloud, but that probably doesn't matter it'd apply to DropBox or any shared network folder too). It will be used by a lot of people on a lot ...
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does s3cmd put command overwrite files?

I am trying to write a script that will automatically backup a drive I have to amazon s3. I have downloaded s3cmd and I am wondering what the put command does... It seems to me like it uploads the ...
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Can you force a single folder/file to sync with OneDrive?

Surely there's a way to force OneDrive to prioritize/force sync a single folder or file... So often I find myself waiting impatiently, frantically, HYSTERICALLY, for a folder or file to sync across ...
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Network Drive with WINS server

I'm looking for a network drive with Windows Internet Name Service (WINS) server. We're trying to support a software which uses WINS to connect to the server and store every data on that same ...
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Change Azure VM Temporary Storage size

Is there any way in which we could increase the storage of an azure's virtual machine by decreasing the temporary storage? We currently have 126GB of disk storage and 312 GB of temporary storage.
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Make all uploaded files public?

I'm running a personal ownCloud instance, and I want to make all the files I push up to it public. I have nothing to hide, and I see the software as a better way to manage public downloads than just a ...
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How to transfer my files from Ubuntu one to another cloud?

As we all know , Ubuntu one services are coming to an end. I was wondering if there was a way to transfer files between ubuntu one and mega ? If anybody has done something of the like please help.
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Is it possible to map a network path to any cloud storage hosts?

I use Microsoft SkyDrive and Google Drive. I was wondering if it was possible to map to a folder on a cloud service via FTP or something similar? I don't see any obvious ways on Google, or SkyDrive ...
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Dropbox is trying to sync more than is in the folder? Mac OSX

Dropbox v3.18.1 OSX 10.10.5 (Yosemite) I have 2.54 GB in my Dropbox folder on my Mac. but my DropBox app keeps syncing for some reason (over 3 GB) and it's out of space :( This is really really ...
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How do I view photo thumbnails in Amazon Cloud Drive files view?

On Amazon Cloud Drive web client, I'd like to navigate the file system structure ... then click on a folder full of photos and view those photos as large thumbnails (rather than standard file listing)....
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Desktop app to use cloud file

I have a specific desktop app (Windows OS) that has vital local MDB data. Instead of making and keeping my personal backup of this MDB file I was thinking if it was possible to maybe: move this file ...
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Word 2016 not shared when opened from Ondrive Desktop

I have a Word 2016 document in a shared folder. The document was saved to OneDrive through Word 2016 Desktop app. I made sure the document was saved and uploaded. When I open the document from the ...
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How to back up outlook local email files to cloud?

How to backup local outlook email files to cloud? My system set up is win 7, outlook 2010. The file needed to be backed up is a pst file, which is the standard email file format for outlook. Right ...
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One drive file name limit

I know that the one drive sync client for Mac has a size limit on the full file name including the files path, because I receive many errors about file paths being to long. Does Windows have the same ...
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How do I get online-only OneDrive folders to stop taking up space (Windows 8.1 version)

A number of times, using Windows 8.1, I have tried to make certain OneDrive folders "available online only" using the appropriate right-click drop down menu within the file explorer. However, nothing ...
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Syncing a folder across different computers

I'd like to keep the contents of a folder synced across several computers (Windows, Linux and Android) over the internet. I have a Linux server which I can use to centralize this syncing. The number ...
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Folder structure for GUID named files

I'm contemplating building an app sort of like a personal wiki, where each page is to be stored in a file named using the GUID identifying the document. Estimating storage from a few hundred to ...
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ID3 tagging of remotely stored files

Is it possible to change ID3 tags of files that are stored in the cloud (Google Drive, One Drive, Drop Box, etc)? Ideally, I want to use a Windows MP3 tagging program (like MP3Tag, or similar) to edit ...
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Backing up encrpyted hard drive image to cloud?

So I have a hard drive that I think is dying, but I am going to be moving soon, probably busy, and I do not need the data on the drive in the near future. However I do want to ensure that I will not ...
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How to keep cloud storage synced when changing an operating system?

I have a folder with symlinks synced to a cloud storage and I'm switching a linux distro. Is there a way to keep my data, which is on a separate /home partition that will not be formatted, synced on ...
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Distributed data storage for slow network with high node churn?

What distributed data storage shall I use for reliably storing data over set of nodes with poor networking between them? I want something that: Does not expect that all nodes are reachable now, ...
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Cross-platform cloud storage and synchronization CLI?

I'm working with an academic project that's trying to optimize energy efficiency for homeowners by collecting sensor data in smart homes. The problem is that they have to upload their sensor data from ...
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Blocking SkyDrive on windows 7

I need to block access to MS Skydrive. Its easy enough to block the application, using AppLocker or our AV program. However it will still be available via the web. Is SkyDrive.com and Skydrive.live....
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Way to auto resize photos before uploaded to cloud service?

I love using auto syncing services to have my photos taken with my smartphone stored on a cloud storage service. One problem though is that the photos are uploaded in high resolution and takes up a ...
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Directly Attach Files from Box.net in Thunderbird

Is there a way to directly attach a bunch of files (JPEG images, if the type matters) from my Box.net account to an e-mail that I'm composing in Thunderbird? Note that I don't want to hotlink to ...