Uploading is the process of sending digital data to another computer, either over a local-area-network or a wide-area-network (i.e. the internet).

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
3answers
9k views

Upload speed needed to Skype in 720p

I want to buy an HD web camera to Skype with family and friends. My current laptop cam is terrible, but I want to make sure that before I buy a new cam my connection can handle it. So - what is the ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

vsftp upload timeout on ubuntu

I have set up VSFTPD on my Ubuntu 12.04. Nearly everthing is working fine. Connecting, authentication, retrieving directory listings, downloadings files. All works as expected. My problem is the file ...
0
votes
1answer
82 views

Uploaded files via FTP to my server not working

I use Filezilla to upload new images to my Magento site. Then I empty the cache, refresh my page and see the changes. So far so good. Then after a few minutes I refresh the same page again and gone ...
1
vote
2answers
70 views

When images are uploaded online, can the owner's info be found in the image?

Are the owners details retained in a picture? I mean, when I click a pic with my web-cam and check the properties, I find that the owner's (my) name is present in it. When I upload the same to an ...
1
vote
3answers
258 views

Particular jpeg image does not preview in Nautilus and cannot be uploaded

I have a group of .jpg images from the same source that all seem to behave fine: I can open/edit them with eog/Kolourpaint/GIMP, their thumbnails load correctly in Nautilus, etc. However, when I try ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

I am having problems with rendering in Sony Vegas Pro 12

I like to play games on Xbox 360 so I brought a HD PVR to record the gameplay too. The HD PVR if you are not familiar with is a device that records everything that is happening on the Xbox 360 it ...
0
votes
1answer
991 views

FTP upload a list of files saved in a txt preserving the path in the server side?

I have a list of files changes, example: /opt/lampp/htdocs/project/index.php /opt/lampp/htdocs/project/css/styles.css /opt/lampp/htdocs/project/css/styles001.css ...
0
votes
0answers
67 views

What would cause files to be fatally manipulated when uploaded to a server?

I am building a website for my employer, and for the past few days uploading files has been a real nuisance. For example, I upload a .php file from my local drive to the server. When loaded in a web ...
1
vote
1answer
670 views

Uploading many large files to a remote server

I am in the process of creating an offsite backup, and need to do a initial load of data. Currently, that's about 400Gb, give or take 10Gb or so... The backup system is producing files which are about ...
1
vote
2answers
318 views

Resumable upload manager for windows [closed]

As stated in title itself, I want to know if there's a resumable upload manager (like download managers) in windows ? I have googled but couldnt find anything. The best I could search is upload ...
4
votes
1answer
169 views

Is there an easy way to upload the contents of an URL from the file chooser in Mac OS X?

I want something similiar to the functionality on Windows computers. You can just paste the URL in the open file window and Windows will automagically download the contents of the URL and select the ...
1
vote
1answer
130 views

See/compute long-term network stats in Ubuntu (e.g. how many megabytes downloaded during last month)

On Ubuntu, I'd like to know how many megabytes have come in (download) or gone out (upload) of my computer via the network in the last month, or week or whatever (the longer the better). Is there any ...
0
votes
2answers
708 views

System freeze on upload

when i'm uploading anything to the Internet sometime my Computer freezes and I have to do a hard reset. It doesn't happen all the time, just sometimes (on big uploads like dropbox). There is no ...
25
votes
5answers
2k views

What gets uploaded when I surf the web?

I am using a modem, and it shows a download speed of n kbps and an upload speed of m kbps. When I check its logs, it shows the amount of data downloaded and uploaded. I'm wondering why it shows that ...
4
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
354 views

Upload to multiple CDN servers simultaneously via FTP or SSH

Right now I'm uploading files like so: Connect to first server Upload to first server Connect to second server Ulpoad to second server And so on.. Is there some software what can ulpoad my files ...
5
votes
6answers
4k views

Download speeds are good. Upload speeds are terrible. Win7

I’m running Windows 7 with a wired connection to my Verizon FIOS router. My download speeds are usually around 80 Mbps, but my upload speeds are lucky to break 1.0 Mbps. This is a new problem, ...
3
votes
1answer
196 views

Upgrading uTorrent 2.x to 3.x behind a router

After upgrading uTorrent version from 2.x to 3.x some torrents get the requested address is not valid in its context in tracker statuses. Upload speed on such torrents is very slow or none. ...
18
votes
2answers
19k views

Why is Crashplan so slow to upload my computer's files?

I just installed Crashplan on my MBP running OS X Lion. Crashplan is extremely slow in uploading all my files. Sitting overnight, it only has backed up about 4GB out of 450GB. Crashplan itself shows ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Joomla sftp support

I have a server which is shared and I don't have too much control on it. I was able to install Joomla 2.5, but whenever I upload any file, such as a template, the file owner (www) is different than my ...
1
vote
2answers
143 views

Updating an Uploaded Zip File without re-uploading the whole files

Imagine I have uploaded a zip file which contains thousands of images and its size is about 2GB. Now I want to add 100 new pictures which their size is about 10MB. The only way I can imagine is that I ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Seeking web-based FTP client for very large file upload

I have looked around for these for some time... the limits imposed by the web server and/or the dynamic programming environment (e.g. PHP) are far too restrictive for the application I'm working on. ...
1
vote
1answer
455 views

Is there a way to tell windows phone upload Camera Roll pictures to SkyDrive via wifi only?

I'm a newbie on Windows Phone, I spent time on iOS and Android before and use the instant upload feature as well. I found that on the Windows Phone, there's an option to upload Camera Roll pictures ...
2
votes
0answers
1k views

Can't upload to FTP server through SOCKS proxy

This question is somewhat of an extension of this question. My final intention is to be able to upload files to the ftp server in question. I have FileZilla connecting through a SOCKS proxy created ...
0
votes
0answers
440 views

Slow Upload Speed on Windows Compare to Mac

I have a proprietary java applet for uploading file, and the code is exactly the same on Mac and Windows. My question is why mac machine achieve higher upload rate than windows machine. On average I ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Unable to test HTTP PUT-based file upload via Squid Proxy

I can upload a file to my Apache web server using Curl just fine: echo "[$(date)] file contents." | curl -T - http://WEB-SERVER/upload/sample.put However, if I put a Squid proxy server in between, ...
2
votes
1answer
111 views

How do I set up ZScreen to upload images to my mediawiki?

I've set up a mediawiki with all the correct settings and enabled image uploading. When I do this manually this all works OK. I want to be able to upload screenshots automatically into my mediawiki ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Does uploading reduce download speed in torrent?

I was searching to know: "Does uploading and downloading at the same time reduce download speed?" and I found this: Should uploading a file on DSL kill the download speed? but it is related to TCP ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to resume file upload to FTP in Midnight Commander?

Trying to upload very big file and after some hours connection is lost. When I try to upload one more time, there is only Append option in Midnight Commander, which is not the same as Resume...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Files in Finder are greyed out when trying to upload to a website

I'm using OS X 10.5.8 and I can't upload any files to specific website (I've tried all the browsers: Safari, Chrome, Firefox). All files are greyed out in the Finder window that opens. I know the ...
0
votes
0answers
130 views

Is there an open source, auto-resuming app for Mac to upload videos to YouTube?

I've seen a bunch of questions on general apps, but none seem to address the issue of neither auto-resuming nor of the app being open source (and for Mac). Even command line tools will do the trick ...
2
votes
2answers
249 views

Why would I get slower uploads on a Windows machine than my Mac?

I have a proprietary app, written in Java, that uploads files to a server via multiple HTTPS POST requests. There's a Mac version and a Windows version. On the Mac, we easily get 3-5mbps upload ...
0
votes
2answers
64 views

Quick! Where can I upload a file so a simple-minded printer can download it later, or convert a pdf / MS Word into a high quality image file?

This is an embarrassingly dumb question, but it's getting urgent: I had time to kill at the office, so I designed a nice Valentine's Day card for my wife. Now I just need to print it out. It's in ...
1
vote
1answer
664 views

When is it safe to assume file uploads are successful?

When I upload files to a server through HTTP or FTP, I normally download them again just to check that they were successfully uploaded (I use md5 checksums to check that). Is this necessary? Can I be ...
1
vote
0answers
276 views

Any alternative to Universal Uploader (fireuploader) for Firefox?

I can't use Universal Uploader (fireuploader) for Firefox to upload/download from box.net anymore, I keep getting message "You are not logged in correctly" even my username and password are correct, ...
-2
votes
1answer
1k views

Slow download, but fast upload speeds. Any ideas?

I have been having problems with my macbook on my home network. Speakeasy speed test gives me results of .6 Mbps DL and 4.09 Mbps upload. I took my computer to the mac store and had 25 Mbps DL speed. ...
0
votes
0answers
161 views

Filezilla ftp upload

I'm in a very very strange situtation. I use FileZilla for Windows 7, and when I upload a file to my server I receive: "File transfer successful, transferred 14,939 bytes in 1 second", but when I go ...
2
votes
4answers
3k views

How to automatically upload e-mail attachments

When I have an e-mail with an attachment that exceeds usual limits (say 10 Mb), I upload the file to a private remote FTP server (using a simple homemade PHP upload tool), and I add the link to my ...
1
vote
1answer
506 views

Upload bandwidth limitation

Are there any options how do I limit the upload bandwidth used to say 25% or 50% of the full upload bandwidth? While uploading files: in the web-browser, in the email client like outlook, FTP ...
0
votes
3answers
1k views

Upload very many files to S3

I have about 1 million images (organized in directories) that I need to get into S3. I started using s3sync.rb, but since it is built for syncing it creates tons of extra files for keeping track of ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Why does Dropbox upload at only 1/10th of my internet upload speed? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it me, or is Dropbox really slow? I have just purchased 50g of storage and am transfering files to go roaming. My internet speed shows as 860kb/sec on a speed test ...
0
votes
0answers
61 views

How to reduce the size of a video recorded with Camstudio for uploading to YouTube? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I reduce the size of a huge MP4 video? I have recorded a less than 1 minute video using Camstudio, and it yielded a 600MB AVI file. What is the simplest way for ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

Slow upload from Ubuntu-server on Gbit-LAN

I've installed a server at home to have as a fileserver due to limitation of an iMac and USB-ports (too many external harddrives is a pain in the ass). I'm using both Samba and Proftpd to manage files ...
1
vote
1answer
85 views

Uploading image, screenshot to image hostings [closed]

I'm always using "1 app for 1 purpose". I mean, for internet one and only browser Chrome, for downloads Jdownloader ... etc. Currently I'm using 2 seperate applications for 1 purpose - image ...
3
votes
2answers
46k views

Why doesn't my tested internet speed match my actual?

Via speedtest.net, I have an download/upload speed around 30MB/1MB but when doing "strenuous" internet activities (torrents, uploading/downloading large files to webservers, etc), I get about ...
0
votes
1answer
394 views

Uploading from wired connection to router is slow

I have a really big problem with upload speed on my desktop. I have an ADSL connection in my flat, and I have added wireless router to make easier access for my laptop. My desktop computer was ...
1
vote
0answers
711 views

Timed/Periodical automatic uploads to DropBox?

I'm wondering if there are any tools/apps out that allow you to; select a specific set of files/folders -> select a specific time (every 3 hours for example) -> automatically upload/sync the selected ...
2
votes
0answers
336 views

Reading or writing with a 4 WD5000AADS drive RAID 5 array drops to 0 speed

Edit, 10/31: Crash-- complete system lockup. Booted computer, had strange lag for visiting ANY webpage in Chrome.. Figured that either a network problem existed, or Chrome could not write to disk ...
-1
votes
1answer
454 views

How to restrict file upload from specific folder in windows xp [closed]

I am trying to make copy protection.I can protect from edit, copy,save as actions but i can't protect from file uploading.My netowrk users shoud be some is full controll and some is only view.View ...
0
votes
2answers
144 views

Portable Program that will send files to FTP server whenever I save

I'm doing a PHP web project and do a lot of saving to check that the code I'm writing hosts properly on our target environment. I do a lot of saving and thus, when I save I wish it would just ...