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

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Manually transferring USMT2.UNC to fresh install. File and Settings Transfer Wizard doesn't work.

USMT2.UNC is an image file that the File and Settings Tranfer Wizard creates. I copied the image to an external HDD. When I tried to drag the file (which is half the size of the internal HDD) to my ...
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How to transfer all public files on one skydrive account to another?

How do you transfer all public files on one skydrive account to another? I have some files that I have made public and my friends wants to transfer/copy those files to his account without downloading ...
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best Method to move “C:\Users” on Windows 8

I am currently working on relocate my C:\Users-Folder. I found some solutions on the internet, but none of them are working for me. I already tried: Log in with Administrator Account, move Folder ...
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How can I change directory back to client machine in ssh?

I'm trying to transfer files between a server and my mac using the terminal and SSH. If I haven't already logged into the server I can simply type: scp -r ...
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How to transfer data between two networks efficiently

I would like to transfer files between two places over the internet. Right now I have a VPN and I am able to browse, download and transfer files. So my question is not really how to transfer the ...
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Scheduled download from MSDN

How does one schedule a download from MSDN? I have a cap of 20GB per month that I'm permitted to download during peak hours, 7am to 1am. I can download as much as I like between 1am and 7am. Given ...
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How to quickly rename (batch or soft) ext files for ntfs compatibility

I am running fedora and I would like a tool to automatically rename files on my ext3 fedora partition so that I can transfer files with incompatible names flawlessly. Any advice on how to proceed ? ...
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What is this difference while copying files?

I am using Windows 7. I tried to copy five (movie) files to my Sandisk pen drive. It took 10 minutes to finish, when i was copying them individually. When I selected the same five files as a group ...
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How to copy files from Linux to Windows with RDP (Vinagre)?

I'm able to log in to my EC2 instance with Vinagre but can't figure out how to copy files from my (Ubuntu 12.04) machine to that (Windows Server 2008) slice. Some googling yielded this which ...
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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 ...
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How does uploading a file actually work?

Uploading is described as transferring a file(s) like photo, audio file etc. to a server on the web. I wonder a couple of things how uploading occurs as network/communication means. For example, when ...
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Move all files of type to a new folder in windows 7

Can anyone help on this. I have mp3 files all over the shop and therefore a lot of duplicates. What i need is a command line function that will move all files of type mp3 to a new folder. I'm not ...
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Is it possible to transfer files from Amazon S3 directly to another web server? [closed]

I need to transfer some files from several Amazon S3 buckets to a different web server. The amount of data is several gigs, so downloading and re-uploading is not favorable. I have done some ...
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Moving files inside my NTFS partition is as slow as copying them. What could be the cause of this?

I'm trying to tidy up my folders and files on one of my NTFS formatted external hard drives, a 2TB Western Digital Elements drive. When trying to move files from one folder to the other, the process ...
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Methods of moving all of my local files into cloud storage [closed]

I have a large amount of data that I would like to move into cloud storage. Some of the files (~30 GB) are archived, but uncompressed, files (text, documents, images, videos, and other media). Other ...
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Would I run into problems if a download is faster than the write speed of the device it is writing to?

What if I was downloading a file directly to a device which has a write speed considerably slower than the download speed of the internet connection. Is the write pending data moved into a buffer or ...
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What's limiting my file uploads in IIS

I have a web app that allos users to upload files (using Telerik's RadAsyncUpload control). My web.config file is set to allow files up to 2Gb and, when I run the app against Visual Studio's built-in ...
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How to rsync with a private key?

I'm trying to rsync from my MacOS machine to an Ubuntu server that's running on Windows Azure. To ssh to it, I have to do the following: $ ssh -i myPrivateKey.key -p 22 me@me.cloudapp.net I ...
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How to continue file transfer to LAN target on Windows?

I have a big file, and I wanted to copy it to the other machine. (Both runs on Windows 7 x64.) The network speed is terrible, so it took hours to get even 25gigs copied over. And then, the network ...
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Need to transfer files(No SCP) from Linux to IBM-AIX

I need to transfer a tar.gz file from RHEL5 to IBM AIX... The IBM AIX does not have scp and I dont think, I could install, as I am just using the system for temporary purposes. Is there an alternative ...
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Where did my rsync'd file go?

I just copied a very large file (> 10 gb) from one EC2 server to another using rsync: rsync -asv -P xtrabackup_2012_07_08_21h20m.tar.gz staging:/mnt/backups This took a couple of hours. Then, after ...
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Why is my Wi-Fi running at 6Mbit when it's claiming 65Mbit?

I am transferring files between two wireless Windows laptops (each reporting 65Mbit), each connected to their own access points which are connected by a 100Mbit link and a network that is mostly (for ...
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Which properties are lost when windows says x.jpg has properties that can't be copied to the new location

I have a large collection of jpeg photographs that i'm trying to organise and then archive on a linux based file server. The vast majority copy over to the file server with no problem but for a few ...
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How can I email a 750GB file by tomorrow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I send super large files directly to another computer in the Internet for free? This is a huge DVD file that I need to deliver digitally to a distributor in ...
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Windows Occasionally Fails To Move Folders

I'm using Windows 7 and sometimes (but not always) when I try to move a folder to or from the desktop and sometimes it fails to move (or add) the folder the first time. Has anyone else experienced ...
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Is it possible to download extremely large files intelligently or in parts via SSH from Linux to Windows?

I have a ~35 GB file on a remote Linux Ubuntu server. Locally, I am running Windows XP, so I am connecting to the remote Linux server using SSH (specifically, I am using a Windows program called SSH ...
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VMware 8.0 transferring from the host to the VM is slow, why?

If I copy files on my hdd to the same hdd I should get up to 250MB/sec on my SSD. When I however network from the vmware and copy files from the host computer (same pc) it is really slow like 30MB / ...
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Can there be possible file corruption if I play a movie while copying files?

Curious -- if I'm transferring a large file from one internal drive to another, and while that file is copying (through Windows 7's copy process), I start doing something harddrive intensive (like ...
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Data transfer through wifi (without internet) b/w PC and Laptop

What is the easiest way to transfer data without internet through Wifi. I have a wifi router. Widows XP SP3 PC Windows 7 Laptop. Kindly let me know the steps.
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Transmission Cli Limit speed using terminal

I want to limit the download speed for some temporary time and then make it unlimited again. Scenario, I dont want the Transmission to take all bandwidth while surfing for 5 minutes. I wish to use ...
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What's the easiest way to send hundreds of MB to somebody on Internet? [closed]

I'm looking for a way to send large files (>300 MB) over the Internet to a person, ideally without having to go through some registration process, in all cases without having to pay. Any ideas?
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afp/smb transfers caps at 2 megabytes/sec, wireless N

I wanted to transfer files between two mac computers. The network is wireless-N and both computers have wireless-N modules in them. The problem is that when I transfer files between them, via file ...
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Windows: How to securely transfer file from windows machine to remote host

I am currently looking at have a scheduled task set-up that will transfer a file from a Windows system to a remote host (possibly another Windows or Linux). In linux I know this can easily be done ...
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Lost files saved in Windows partition while working in Ubuntu

I have dual booted my system with Ubuntu and Windows 8. When I was working in Ubuntu, I saved some files onto the Windows data partition. Well it normally exists. But I booted into windows and then ...
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Transfering files using remote desktop Windows Server 2003

I am trying to transfer files between the two Windows Server 2003 computers. I have already looked online and have selected the Disk Drives option Local Drives in the Local Resources tab. I still ...
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Windows 7 refuses to accept file transfers via bluetooth

I have 3 machines with Bluetooth, Desktop Windows 2000, Laptop Windows XP, both with dongles inserted into USB port. And the last one is Windows-7 laptop with Bluetooth built-in. I ...
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Home Network with a wireless router

I want to create a home network. Sounds easy, well at first it did. So far I managed to connect the Laptop to the router and to Internet, but I can't connect the PC to the Laptop using the ...
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How to copy files between two open SSH shells?

If I am logged in via SSH on 2 servers and want to copy some files from one to the other (e.g. configuration from an old to a new server), what's the easiest way to do that?
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Shell script to copy a text file from windows machine to linux based device

A linux based navigation device is connected with my windows machine. I want to copy a text file to root of device using shell script from windows machine(through cygwin or putty). please help. ...
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Maximise network transfer speed of various applications

When using nc, scp, wget to transfer files between 2 machines on a dedicated 2Mbps link, I get speeds between 0.5 and 1 Mbps. However, when I use iperf -c 10.0.1.4 -t 20 -P 12 (for example) I can ...
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scp No such file or directory

I've a confusing question for which superuser doesn't seem to have a good answer, and neither google. I'm trying to scp a file from a remote server to my local machine. The command is this scp ...
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Transfer files from infected computer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Computer is infected by a virus or a malware, what do I do now? I have a computer (Windows XP 32 bit) which is infected with viruses. I have tried pretty much everything ...
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How to better copy&paste big files over RDP?

Recently I was making a few attempts to copy&paste a big (1.2 GB) file to remote computer over RDP. The remote computer is virtual testing machine with MS Windows Server 2008 Datacenter. First ...
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Split a file on Windows and join back together on UNIX?

I have a process that involves transferring files from the Windows LAN to an AIX UNIX server using FTP through a VPN connection. The problem is that some of the files are very large -- up to 4gb. The ...
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How to safely move all my Picasa folders to another drive

My c:\camera directory contains about 150Gb of photos and videos, with many years worth of Picasa edits. Generally I haven't used the "save edited photos to disk" function, so what's on disk is ...
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Is there anything simpler than FTP for sending files between Linux machines?

I need to transfer files from one CentOS server to another. I'll transfer 5MB files about every 10 minutes. I do not need encryption. What is an easy way for a fast transfer of those files? Is there ...
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Move files based on list of old and new file paths

What is an efficient way to rename files in OSX/BSD from a text file for files assumed to stay in original folder, but in the format of; /path/old file name.ext\tnew file name.ext There may be ...
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Configuring filezilla to run ftp over a home network

Background I want to be able to ftp from one of my computers to a directory on the others. My PC is running xampp and has ample space whereas my netbook doesn't. I can already access the xampp ...
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Easy-to-use program for directly transfering big files to an IP-address

I saw this xkcd comic and was horrified that he is actually right: xkcd comic So, is there an EASY program to share files directly over IP? In the spirit of: open it it displays your current IP ...
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Does skype transfers files over LAN without consuming my internet bandwidth?

I was trying to know if I send a file through skype to friend who is in same LAN as me then whether it will get transferred via LAN or it will consume some my internet bandwidth also. I have searched ...