[AI] Sharing steps to send files using drop box...

Adhimoolam Vetrivel Murugan vadhimoolam at gmail.com
Thu Sep 9 15:54:18 EDT 2010


Frankly, making a folder to be shared by another person from your PC
is not a good idea since that folder can be used as a mediam to hack
in to your PC. If you want to share files, you can send it's
associated link to your friend and it's as good as accessing a shared
folder.

Vetri.

On 09/09/2010, Vamshi. G <gvamshiai at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Bhavesh,
>
> Thank you very much for the steps.  Though I know the first task, I
> have never tried the second task.  Now it's clear.  But my doubt is
> after the folder is shared, can both the parties share information, or
> the person who has created the folder can only share the information
> and the person with whom the folder has been shared can only be a mere
> user of the information?
>
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> On 9/8/10, Bhavesh Dhanak <bhavesh.dhanak at yahoo.co.in> wrote:
>> Hi friends,
>> Hope you all are rocking!
>> As I wrote the steps to send files using drop box, for some of my friends,
>> so sharing with you, thinking it would be of help to someone.
>> So those of you who knows, sorry for this mail.
>> In dropbox, we have 2 main options to share files:
>> 1.
>> Sending someone a file using " public folder. "
>> 2.
>> Sharing files with someone using " share folder option ".
>> Now, 1st let's throw a light on Sending someone a file using public folder
>> option:
>> Note:
>> Please remember, that using this option, you can send only 1 single file.
>> For sending multiple files, you have to send it as a zipped file.
>> Steps:
>> If you go to my documents, you will find an icon " my drop box ".
>> Open it and you will find public folder.
>> Open this public folder and paste your desired file in this folder.
>>  Now it will start uploading
>> To check it's status of uploading, press insert+f11 to open the system
>> tray
>> icon and check with down arrow keys " dropbox", or just press letter D,
>> and mister jaws would say something like, " dropbox 1 file uploading..."
>> Once it is  uploaded, it would say, " dropbox all files up to date ".
>> Once it's done, go to my dropbox/public folder, and keep the cursor on
>> your
>> file which you are uploading.
>> Here, press the application key, and open dropbox sub menu, and then
>> finally, hit enter on " copy public link " option.
>> Now go to your desired place, or the Email which you are sending and just
>> paste the link there, and you are ready to go!
>> Now about " share folder "  option:
>> 1st trying to throw a spot light on this option:
>>  share folder option gives us freedom to share a folder between computers.
>> So any file kept in this folder, will be available in both the computers.
>> Aha! remembering the awsome movie, " 3 ediots ", toe demo kar kay bataana
>> chaahta hoo.
>> Imagine, we are sharing a folder named, " Krishna ".
>> Now, go to your my dropbox, which will be in my documents by default, and
>> create a folder, and name it as Krishna.
>> Now copy your desired file which you want me to send, and paste it into
>> Krishna folder.
>> It can be any file, text or an audio such as a Krishna bhajan etc...
>> now, once it finishes uploading, go to my dropbox, keep cursor on that
>> Krishna folder, press application key on that folder,and with down/up
>> arrow
>> keys, keep cursor on dropbox sub menu and press right arrow to open it, or
>> simply press D to reach there, and open it with right arrow.
>> Now with up arrow key, hit enter on " share this folder... option ".
>> Now the dropbox web page will be opened...
>> Once it's been  loaded, look for " Enter recipient email addresses here ".
>> Under this you will find an edit box saying, "Enter recipient email
>> addresses here edit. "
>> So enter the person's Email address to whom you want to share this folder
>> with,
>> in this edit box, so according to our example, bhavesh.dhanak at gmail.com
>>
>> After entering Email address, there  will be a heading stating sending a
>> personal message to that person.
>> So if you wish to write a note, you can write in that below given edit
>> box.
>> Now, you are ready to fly this krishna folder across 7 seas, all over to
>> Dubai, so just hit enter in the below button saying, "   share folder
>> button
>> " .
>> So now, I will get an Email, as well as you will get a confirmation mail.
>> So I have to just click the link given in that mail, so the dropbox web
>> page
>> will be opened, and I have to accept it from the web page.
>>  once i do this, automatically, it will start downloading in my laptop,
>> and
>> once downloading is finished, I will see " Krishna " folder in my dropbox,
>> and inside it, the melodious  bhajan in your melodious  voice! (smiles)
>> Aha! seems you are tired reading all this right?
>> Okay not boring you more, and shutting down!
>> Sorry if any errors.
>>  Bye, God Bless, keep laughing!
>> " If you don't get time to pray, try to make people laugh! "
>>
>> For gossips, feel free to catch me on:
>> Skype: bhavesh.dhanak
>> Yahoo Messenger: bhavesh.dhanak at yahoo.co.in
>> Windows Live: bhavesh.dhanak at hotmail.com
>> To drop an Email: bhavesh.dhanak at gmail.com
>>
>> With Smile and thanks from Bhavesh Dhanak.
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