5
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1answer
87 views

Very erratic file transfer speeds in Windows 8.1

This may not have anything to do with the OS but here are the results of copying the same 20GB file between two internal SSDs and over the network. For internal disk transfers, the peak followed by ...
0
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1answer
33 views

Batch or VBS to log transfer file type & paths from file share

Would anyone know how to record/write a log based on what the user has transferred from a file share?. I know I could use Wireshark, but all I need to do is write a line to the log everytime the ...
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0answers
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0
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0answers
12 views

Accidental broken file transfer - merge separated directories?

I'm using an online service which is transferring files (TBs) between two servers. I accidentally moved one of the directories on the destination drive, and a new one was created with the continuing ...
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2answers
35 views

How move/copy files work in OS?

As the title asks, how in detail do they work? This question is often on my mind because I could not find a good article that explains how it works in detail. The questions is: How does the OS ...
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0answers
19 views

How to transfer files between drives? CentOS [duplicate]

I'm basically going to get an SSD for my Dedicated server. All my current files are on the SATA drive. If I were to make the SSD my primary drive, how would I transfer over all the SATA files to it?
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1answer
38 views

how to find the latest folder in unix from windows?

I have a path in unix /aaa/trial/<xxx>. means it has /aaa/trial/123 /aaa/trial/124 /aaa/trial/125 <xxx> is a folder which will change for each extract produced and it is an increasing ...
0
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2answers
62 views

Start download automatically when files are copied completely

I am trying to create a utility which can initiate download when files are copied on a FTP folder. I get these files from my another team. They copy new files during their day time and I start ...
0
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1answer
596 views

How can i automatically (silently) copy files off removable devices?

I'm looking for a way to automatically have my computer copy all files (or specific files based on extension) from removable devices plugged in (USB sticks/HDDs/phones etc) to a designated folder on ...
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6answers
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What is the most reliable way to send a big file between two Windows computers via network? [duplicate]

The file is around 170GB. I wouldn't upload it on the FTP, and download it. It is not reliable, sometime, connections drop, and it will have big trouble. So, is there any better way to do so? Anyone ...
5
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5answers
801 views

Move all sibling folders into one folder

I apologize that this seems like such a dumb question, but I can't afford to screw it up. I have a bunch of folders like so: /users/me/foo/oops1 /users/me/foo/oops2 ...
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3answers
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How to transer/execute a script on remote unix server from Linux machine

I am trying to deploy an executable and execute it on remote Unix machine(Linux/Solaris) from Linux without entering the password manually. I tried scp and also SSH key-gen utility to interact with ...
0
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1answer
356 views

Incomplete jpg or image files?

One of my tools didn't work properly and i have a lot of image files that isn't complete (50%, 70, it varies). What is a command line tool or lib (C++ or .NET, .NET preferred if not command line) to ...
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1answer
92 views

How to copy only small files

I am using Windows. I have a folder with many subfolders. Inside are a lot of unorganized files. Some are a few KB's. Others a few GB's. I want to copy only those files smaller than 100mb. Is that ...
0
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1answer
77 views

strange behaviour with last edit (date) on files, after a copy on different place

Time ago I've copied some file from laptop to a micro sd hc (32gb, kingston). Than, later, I copied the same file to external HD, and copied them on my new Desktop PC. Both system have Windows 7 ...
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2answers
144 views

Looking for a program to transfer large files with a “download manager” type of transfer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best way to transfer 27 GB from a PC to another online? How can I send super large files directly to another computer in the Internet for free? I'm looking for a ...
0
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4answers
1k views

Can't transfer file to external hard disk

I hit My computer and there I can see that my external hard disk has 147 GB free of 232 GB. I tried to transfer a 5 GB file. Does anyone know what's wrong? I can't transfer 5 GB over even though ...
0
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5answers
2k views

comparing files on local and remote server

I'm using filezilla for my ftp client. But i'm missing a feature i had dreamweaver years back that would list the difference between mylocal and remote sites. I'm wondering if anyone can recommend ...
0
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2answers
1k views

how do we share files from Mac to Windows?

Is there anyway we can read the files in a Mac laptop using a Windows laptop? Like I have a movies folder in Mac and I want to view those movies in my Windows laptop (without having to transfer those ...
4
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2answers
238 views

How can I share files from Windows to Mac OS X?

I've got a Windows laptop and another Mac laptop. I'm wondering how should I go about setting up my Mac to be able to read files from my Windows laptop? Let's say I have a file C:\test.txt and I want ...
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3answers
446 views

Easiest way to automatically copy files between computers

I am trying to write a script which will essentially copy and file in a certain folder to a folder on another computer. My first thought was SCP, but I don't know if I can automate SCP by adding a ...
3
votes
2answers
4k views

scp a folder to my ubuntu server

I have a folder on my mac that I need to move over to my server. I can ssh in the server but how do i get this folder up.... say I am on my local computer and the folder is named shared and I want to ...
1
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4answers
2k views

Resume file transfers between 2 Windows PCs, no ftp

I'm looking for an alternative to FTP for transferring big files between 2 windows PCs. In this case; The local PC is windows 7 The remote PC is windows 2003 SBS Due to some problems can't ...
2
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2answers
7k views

How can I copy a file from my machine to another machine from command line?

Something like cp \\target_machine local_file.txt c:\dest_file.txt
3
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1answer
5k views

Why is “tar” trying to create an empty archive?

I'm trying to use tar to tar files before transfer, so I can keep the entire file path rather than losing it along the way. However, when I try to tar an empty folder, it tells me that it is cowardly ...
2
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3answers
121 views

what is the best way to transfer games from a linux server to a lan of windowsXP

samba service on linux and.. copy folder? keep games as .rar at samba and extract them on the fly? rsync daemon at the server? ftp them from the server? anyone has any benchmarks or previous ...