Web Tools for Sharing Large Files

Sharing digial media files can be a quite tricky task. This is particularly the case with large files . Such files are almost impossible to send as email attachment because either your email service can not upload them or your recipient\’s inbox has a small storage capacity which does not allow taking them in . As teachers and educators, file sharing is something that we constantly do, we share files with our students, colleagues, school  staff , friends…etc. This is why having a bunch of powerful tools to use when sharing  large files can save you all the hassle you might be in when depending only on your email service.

Check out this list of great web tools for large file sharing and let us know what you think about them.

1- Transfer Big Files


This web tool as its name indicates allows you to send large files very easily . You don\’t need to register to send files but unregistered members have only 5 days before theirs files expire.

2- File Dropper

 This is another great web service to send large files ( up to 5 GB maximum ). It also does not require any registration. Just upload your file and share the generated link with whoever you want.

3- Let\’s Crate


Lets Crate lets you create your own crates where you can store your files and get a generated link to share with others. This service requires a sign up.

4-  We Transfer


We Transfer lets you send up to 2 GB of files for free and without any need for registration. It has a very easy and user friendly surface just upload the files and there you go.

5- Just Beam It


This is also very easy to use service. It works by just drag and drop and you can transfer files from your computer to anywhere else online .It also provides the old fashioned way of uploading files in case you opt for it.

Source : http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/12/5-great-web-tools-for-sharing-large.html

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