Transferring files from one storage to another local or remote storage.

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Copy Dialog Box is not shown while copying

I seem to have a peculiar problem in Windows. So let's get straight to the point, A few days back i've attempted to copy a 10GB folder between my desktop and an external hard drive. When I copied the ...
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Why When I transfer video from my canon camera to my computer the quality is bad?

I have a canon EOS 700d and I record HD 1080p video at 25fps on it but when I transfer it to my computer via usb cable the quality is terrible. I use Sony movie studio platinum to edit my videos. When ...
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Can play mp4 on laptop but not on microUSB

I have several mp4 files that I want to put on my microUSB card so I can watch them on my tablet. When they're housed on my computer, all of them play just fine. However, when I move them over to my ...
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How to transfer files between PC and Amazon WorkSpace? [on hold]

I have installed an instance of Amazon WorkSpaces (Windows 7). I need to transfer some files between my local hard drive and AWS hard drive. What is an easy way to do that? I heard that you can use ...
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Copy files mentioned in List one by one only after completion

I have a list of file names in a text file files.txt which are listed one by one in next line ie. file1.txt file2.txt file3.txt file4.txt ... ... ... I have to execute the following command for ...
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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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Copy interruption between hard drives

I'm transferring video files from 1 hard drive to another, if there was an interruption as in the hard drives couldn't be read and I had to click try again in Windows, is the quality still fine in the ...
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Google Chrome cookies, from Mac OSX to Windows 10

Basically my old computer broke so while I was waiting until Christmas to get a new one I had to play games, on Kongregate, on a Macbook Pro. I now have my new computer and was wondering how to ...
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What happens if I edit a folder while copying it?

Suppose I have a large folder and copy it. The copy takes a couple hours. While it's copying, I add some sub-folders and files to it. Does this pose any risk to confusing the OS and corrupting the ...
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How to send a delta (differential part) of a large binary file over the Internet?

I have sent a large (>1GB) binary file to a friend over a slow metered data plan and now I need to send the second version of the same file only slightly changed. I want to send only the delta/diff-ed ...
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Transferring over network gradually slows down

I have a spare Windows 10 computer sitting around and I turned it into a file storage computer. My computer is running Windows 7. When I transfer a 1.5GB file from my pc to my server, it goes from ...
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How to transfer files between Linux and Android in a fast and reliable way?

As the title says, I need to find a fast and reliable way to transfer files between my Linux laptop (OpenSUSE with KDE 4) and my Android phone (Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo). I have already tried several ...
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Amount of time to transmit 5GB to USB 2.0?

How many minutes should it take to transmit 5GB over a USB2.0 (assume 500 Mbps) bandwidth connection? How would I figure this out??? When I did the math I came up with 1.3 minutes which Im pretty ...
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Win10 media conversion while copying to Android

On Win10 when I copy a FLAC file to my Android device, Win10 asks me if I want to convert this file on the fly. If I press ok, it will encode the FLAC file to WMA before copying. Is there any config ...
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Adjust creation date/time of files already copied?

I recently replaced my laptop's hard-disk with a bigger capacity SSD. Windows was re-installed from scratch and then I copied my data to the SSD by putting the old hard-disk in an external USB ...
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Windows, Moving files between two external drives made my drive C full [duplicate]

I was moving (cut & paste) a large directory from one external drive to another. As the the moving of files was progressing, strangely, the free space on drive C was also shrinking until I ended ...
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Will transfering a file between two different file systems incur generation loss?

I want to transfer few hundred GBs of .mkv files from my Linux ext4 file system to a NTFS formatted external hard drive and since I'm a multimedia major, I can't really afford to have any quality loss ...
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Copy files from dying hdd and create log under Linux

How can I copy files from dying HDD and also create a log file which will include the status of given file (if it was successfully copied or not?). My goal is to run the backup tool without user ...
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I am not able to copy 14.6 GB file to my NTFS volume

I am trying to copy a virtual machine hdd file (14.6GB size) from external hard drive to my internal hard disk(Label: virtual machines). But After transferring some amount of data it says the ...
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Using Github to Store Files for Retrieval via Local Script

I'm trying to find a solution for contracted users who are not on our domain to be able to automatically pull down files that will overwrite local files on their PC via a batch or vbs script that they ...
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Get files off iPhone (iPad/iPod/etc) without using the Internet?

My daughter had a school assignment where she needed to talk to someone in Spanish and send a recording to her school. I used my iPhone, the files are too big to email, and am trying to figure out ...
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Large folder copy between two local drives stuck at 98%

I just got a new hard drive and I am moving some files over from one internal drive to another, both NTFS. The file copy was going fine until this point: Then the transfer rate dropped to 0 ...
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Transfer Files Over WiFi Multiple Devices Multiple Platforms

What is the best way to transfer files of any size across platforms like Windows, Android and iOS which are connected to the same WiFi network. App should transfer data using the local WiFi network ...
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windows 10 copy file from one location takes a long time

Windows 10 open file explorer . select a file in one directory. right mouse and drag to move to another directory. immediately click on the move to directory. The copy functions hangs 'calculating' ...
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On linux can I copy a file using a headphone jack, audio cable, and microphone jack

I would like to transfer a file (i.e., lossless transfer) from a Linux computer to another computer using only the headphone output. I would use an audio cable and plug into to the receiving ...
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Copying and Syncing Files on the Same Computer [duplicate]

I have a slightly unusual situation. I've got some files in a folder (as you do), and I'd like to make a copy of them to another locations (easy so far). However, I'd like this secondary copy to ...
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Delete files ending in -Copy

I accidentally copied A LOT of files to the same directory, and they now all end in - Copy, like i would have a file called song.mp3 and another one called song - Copy.mp3. Is there a quick and easy ...
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Two specific files won't transfer to an external disk

The progress bar won't move, and the dialogue will just stay there hanging. The files are small (<500 MB), so it's not an issue of the progress bar moving slowly because of the size. The problem ...
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Download 4.1GB file stops at 101MB

I am trying to download file which is a little bit bigger than 4GB. I tried on Firefox and Chrome and it stops everytime at 101MB. I tried to use an app dedicated for downloading files, but Free ...
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How do I transfer permissions in Windows 10? [duplicate]

I recently transferred the files on my backup hard drive to my new computer. However, I'm unable to open any of them because Windows gives me an error which states: "It looks like you don't have ...
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Copy file as raw binary text

I do need to copy the jce_policy-8.zip from my Mac to a Citrix Desktop on Demand. The customer blocked every fileshare and Download. So I have tried to copy the .zip as raw text. Source I open the ...
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Are Class 4 microSD cards faster than Class 10 microSD cards for small files?

In a comment to this Hardware Recommendations SE question, Agent_L writes: There is no such thing as "fastest" card, eg cards with higher (like 10) class are faster for large files (eg video) but ...
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SDXC Write Speed Decrease Over Time

I've noticed in using my external SDXC cards that the write speed tends to decrease over time during a large file transfer. For example, when an SDXC card is plugged into the port on my 15" rMBP and ...
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Robocopy - misses files during copying (win7 Pro)

I'm using Robocopy to copy 60GB from one server drive to 2 drives in a dual (Duet) USB docking station. The commands used (both run at the same time) are: robocopy "i:\datax" "f:\datax" /copy:dat /e ...
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How to move Windows 10 to D or E drive?

I have windows 10 pro installed in my c drive. I want the windows to be installed in d drive or e drive. I tried doing it by making windows 10 bootable flash drive, but it is only resetting my ...
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Transfer files over WiFi from Windows to iPad

Any idea how to transfer (large) files from Windows to an iPad over an an-hoc WiFi network? I am looking for a direct solution, without having to wait for my files to be uploaded to some internet ...
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external HDDs cannot copy files out

I have 3 different external HDD, 1Tb, exFAT format (for Mac and PC). They all developed the same problem: I cannot copy some files from them. The copying speed just drops to 0 on them and that is it. ...
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I can't copy “Appdata” to a external disc

So I'm doing a backup, manually. I copied some folders in wich there is all my files (I only save things inside them). Now I want to save application data. So in case I lost the programs, I can ...
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How to transfer file from Windows95 in VMWare to Host OS?

How can I transfer files from Virtual Windows 95 to Host (Windows 10) ? I tried many things: Enable copy and paste in Guest Isolation Enable shared folders option but it isn't supported in Windows ...
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Can anything resume a download from a server (filetransfer.support.microsoft.com) that forces restarts? [duplicate]

Microsoft support are trying to send me a 1GB file. The problem is, their homespun file transfer service (filetransfer.support.microsoft.com) appears to be configured in a way which prevents downloads ...
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Easy way to check what files are missing

I have 2 hard drives, I copied everything from one hard drive to a fresh drive, but some files didn't copy as they were corrupted. Is there an easy way to check what files from one hard drive are not ...
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Attempted to move folder. Where did my files go?

So I have had this "stuff" folder on my C: drive (Windows 7 ultimate) which has grown into the tens of gigs. Since the C: drive only had about a gig left, I got a new drive. Just installed it. When ...
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Multi-threaded fule upload with Chrome

I have 100 mbit GPON internet connection with about 80 mbit upload speed. When I try to upload video on youtube with Mozilla 42, it uploads with 4-5 mbits. In chrome, uploading stars with same speed ...
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Someone has copied the files but I need to know what files exactly [duplicate]

How do I find someone has copied what files in my computer I need to know that files locations(addresses) and which devices he used?? I'm using Windows 7.
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File transfer over a serial port using Windows 8

I am looking for a way to transfer a file over from my Windows 8 computer to a Pandaboard (has OMAP ubuntu on it) using a serial cable. The solution should work in general for any ARM board, so for ...
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Can I swap 2 folder names in Windows when files are in use

I am a user with write access to a Windows network share. Every few months I update the files on this share but often they are locked or in use, especially exe or dll files. The workaround is to ...
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how to scp between two servers that share same .pem

I have two server which I use same .pem file to connect to them. .pem file is only available on my local machine I can transfer from/to local machine to either of those server but I can't transfer ...
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How to access files in a non-shared folder of a pc over LAN?

Say I have 2 Windows 8 PCs connected over WiFi in a home network. Is it possible to silently access / explore files and folders of one PC using the other using any app /windows feature?
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How to copy remote build files localy as needed?

I have a remote server that has cpp header files and endstates (lib/dll/exe) needed to compile projects. Using the remote server when compiling takes a lot of time with the added overhead of going ...
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Why do file transfers between drives use RAM

I've noticed that whenever I copy or move large files from my SSD, which I use as the system drive, to my HDD or to an external hard or flash drive, the speed graph shown by Windows always looks the ...