Tips for Dealing with Slow Uploads On Cloud Storage

A stiflingly slow upload process is one of the biggest complaints of cloud storage users. Not only do sluggish uploads mean you must keep your computer powered up, they can cause your programs and tasks to slow way down. This is frustrating at best, […]

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Are There Some Files That Shouldn’t be Synced?

The syncing service offered by many cloud storage providers is a great feature – for the most part. But there are times and instances when files should not be synced. Let’s look at the difference between backing up and syncing and the scenarios when […]

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File and Folder Naming Best Practices for Cloud Storage

When your folders and files are backed up and sent to the cloud, they usually retain the same names and the same organization structure as they had on your computing device. This makes it easier to restore your computer in case of emergency. But […]

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Cloud Computing as an Indispensable Tool

Using the cloud – an offsite server storage space accessed via the internet – for all manner of computing tasks has become an indispensable tool. There are so many ways to use the cloud to make things easier, simpler, cheaper and more streamlined.

For me, […]

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Does Your Cloud Storage Provider Compress Photo Files?

When you upload your photos to cloud storage, you expect to be storing the same files originally on your computer, tablet or smartphone and be able to download them later. But that is not always the case. Some cloud storage providers change the files, […]

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Best Practice On QuickBooks & Accounting Data Backup

Do you use one of the popular accounting software programs such as QuickBooks? Then you may have noticed that backing up the files associated with these programs isn’t always easy. In fact, many times those files are excluded from the normal backup process or […]

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Tips for Transferring Backups to New Computer

Do you regularly back up all your files and data? Good for you! But then disaster strikes…or an unusual situation occurs…and you need to download those files from your cloud storage account to a new device. Is there a way to make the process […]

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5 Best Paid Cloud Storage Providers for Your Pictures

Saving and storing all your important photos to a cloud-based storage account is the best way to ensure they are safe and secure yet easy to share with friends, family members and contacts. While many of them have similar features and capabilities, these 5 […]

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Are Your Emails Being Backed Up?

When using an cloud storage/ online backup service, you probably assume that all your important content is being saved to the cloud. In case of emergency, you should be able to access your files on the cloud, download them to your new or alternate […]

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Will Cloud Storage Provider Delete My Files?

When you use a cloud storage provider to back up all your important documents, photos, videos and more, chances are you expect all those files to be available all the time now and in the future. However, there may be some instances when this […]

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