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).

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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, ...
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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 ...
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Upload file via URL

I'm a recent Mac convert. In Windows when I wanted to upload a file to a website I could do this (see the URL in the File Name text field): However there's no way to do that in the upload dialog ...
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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 ...
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Upload directly to Dropbox

We have a NAS which contains around 600GB of files which we want to upload to Dropbox. The only problem is that our Dropbox folder is located on our local computer which has only got 500GB of storage. ...
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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 ...
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Move thousands of thunderbird mail to outlook.com

I'm trying to move my 12+ years of email to one cloud account on outlook.com for ubiquitous access and searchability. It's scattered in 10+ accounts in a Thunderbird client. About 40.000 msgs. I've ...
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Giving an Android device an access to only one folder

I have an Android camera. I want it to upload pictures to Dropbox automatically. The official Dropbox app provides that. But, I want my camera to have access ONLY to the folder that it uploads to, and ...
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Uploadify with apache authentication

I'm trying to get a webapp working on my server. The app is using uploadify and that is the only part that I now can't get to work. I have a Alias to reach the app : (in /etc/apache2/conf.d/appalias) ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Failed to open my port for upload purpose \ UTorrent

when doing the download\upload test in UTorrent program it claims my port is not open (Default 17690). After I plugged my machine directly to the modem (suspect of port forwarding not working), after ...
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How to upload a file to windows through a netcat session

I have a netcat session and I want to upload a binary to the target windows machine. How can I do so? Is there a native "wget" in windows?
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How to resume OneDrive Uploads?

On my machine, I have approximately 50GB in my OneDrive directory (and a 1TB capacity on OneDrive), and I find that after rebooting, typically 2 GB or so of this data gets uploaded to OneDrive then ...
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Quickest way to upload 500 GB to Google Drive

I have about 500GB to upload to to Google Drive. Two questions. What would be the quickest way to do this? The drive app seems slow. Other people have said use CyberDuck but they seem to have ...
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How to download and reupload all mail/contacts from a mail server on thunderbird

Hey so a friend of mine's company is apparently resetting their mail servers and they asked all the employees to download their mail tonight and re-upload in the morning. He forgot to and his IT ...
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SkyDrive on Windows 8.1 is uploading files INCREDIBLY slowly

I am currently migrating my file storage onto SkyDrive. I have copied in my Project directory which is where I store my files. The directory is only a few hundred MB's, spans around 50,000 files. ...
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Traffic shaping linux upload issue

Im currently working on a traffic shaping in linux. We have a client connected to a server running nat and dhcp. What we want to do is limit both the upload and download speed of the client/clients. ...
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Looking for markdown text editor with drag/drop image insert (auto-upload)?

I use Notational Velocity for keeping notes. I love the speed and simplicity but I'd like to make adding images easier and less relient on a local file system. I've tried to use Evernote but it's just ...
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Router FTP upload

I have a USB drive connected to my hg556a router from Vodafone (manual). I'm attempting a backup using FTP via wired ethernet -> router -> USB2.0. On wireless it managed two simultaneous uploads at ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Vista Home Premium won't upload to websites

I have a Sony Vaio notebook (VGN-FW31J) running Windows Vista Home Premium . I've had it over a year and file upload in a browser has never worked on any website in any browser (IE, Firefox, Chrome). ...
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Webcam delay issues

I am using a Logitech C120 1.3M Webcam every time I stream it using Skype or some other application there seems to be a 15-20sec delay. Could this be an issue with the Webcam rather than my ...
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How to use the Dropbox Camera Uploads only for new pictures I take

I need to quickly start uploading new pictures I take on my Android device to Dropbox, and for efficiency purposes I need it to automatically upload as soon as I take the picture. However, as soon as ...
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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 ...
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Upload photos only from recursive folders into Amazon Prime Cloud Drive via Windows

Does anyone know of an intelligent way to upload only photo file types into Amazon Prime Cloud Drive from one folder recursively using Windows 8.1? Phrased another way: I have one folder with many ...
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How to make a resumable upload in Google Drive?

I want to upload a large file to Google Drive, and since my connection is slow, I want to make a resumable upload so that I can shutdown the computer whenever I want. I found this solution : Resumable ...
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Uploading to imgur/minus using the Share menu in Preview

Is there a way to add Imgur or min.us to ths "Share" menu in Preview?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Uploads only work sporadically

I am working on a web app, where users are allowed to upload video files. Video files get large quite quickly, to avoid timeouts on the server, I decided to split the file into many small packages of ...
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SFTP over VPN - Can upload but not download

When I'm working from home I need to upload/download files using SFTP over a VPN to the remote web server. Without the VPN I cannot connect, which is correct as connections are blocked from unknown ...
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Embed form into website for uploading files to Google Drive?

I'd like to setup a web upload file submission form, where the uploaded files land in a Google Drive. I've previously used Yousendit for this (the "dropbox" feature) but it got too expensive. It would ...
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Google Chrome upload progress stops unexpectedly (on any site)

I noticed a problem on my Google Chrome browser. On any websites, even on Stackexchange sites when I upload images, on Quora, on some of my own sites, etc (so is not website related) when I click ...
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Can't write files using new user on Linux Ubuntu via SSH

So I just added a user to my server, let's call it "user2", when I tried uploading a file via Filezilla while logged in to "user2" I got the error open for write: permission denied, so I assume ...
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VLC streaming upload buffer

I'm trying to stream a Variable bitrate stream over the internet: Video is Variable between 8-10MBit Audio is Constant @ 256KBit My upload at home is a steady 10Mbit. The downstream of the place ...
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nginx Times Out Uploading Files - Way Under Timeout Limit

I have an application that can accept file uploads and puts those onto S3. Some files have been failing to upload when going through the nginx reverse-proxy. Now, I have keepalive_timeout 120; set ...
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Dropbox Desktop keeps uploading after closing

I am using the Dropbox Desktop tool and upload (for my bandwidth) large amounts of data regularly. When I want to e.g. play online I just pause the upload. Since a few days when I pause it, it keeps ...
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Can not upload Windows 7

I can not upload any file from my PC (not as mail attachments, dropbox uploads, etc...) Everything was good a few days ago, but now I can't upload anything (because of this also pages load slow). I ...
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Video upload checksums not matching

We have a setup that takes a small quantity of small video uploads directly from people's mobile phones using apps, onto a small VPS. It rejects them if the MD5 checksum on the phone doesn't match the ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Can I force a maximum upload speed for my network adapter?

How can I set a maximum upload speed for my WiFi adapter or Ethernet port? I want to upload as little as possible, and project the maximum I could be uploading (as accurately as possible). EDIT for ...