Topic : Downloading Files

Receiving Files

What does the recipient receive? The recipient will receive an email from files@sendthisfile.com. The default Subject is “Incoming File from SendThisFile,” however the sender may have modified the Subject line. The first line will have the sender’s email address (default), … Continue reading

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How to Send a File Fast

The speed at which your file will transfer is determined by your maximum Internet connection speed (i.e., bandwidth), which is then combined with network factors such as latency, traffic management, and network congestion to determine your true connection speed (i.e., … Continue reading

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How long will it take to upload or download?

The time it takes to upload or download a very large file┬ádepends on the type of connection you have to the Internet. Here are some formulas you can use to make a rough estimate. DSL/ADSL — upload 2 MB per … Continue reading

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UTF-8 File Naming Issues

UTF-8 encoding is available in the file download webpage to preserve filename text for non-latin languages (e.g. Russian, Asian) and other special characters (e.g. “%”). To enable UTF-8 encoding, click the “international” hyperlink instead of the filename hyperlink. Users who … Continue reading

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