File Transfer

Forum discussion tagged with File Transfer.
  1. alfredjoejr

    Question How do I install packages in multiple Linux computers ?

    I've installed a very large sized package through "sudo apt-get install ...... " on my primary computer but I need to install those packages on my other computers too. I don't want to re-download the files as they're extremely large. Also, It's irritating to do "sudo apt-get update " in every...
  2. Made-a-Fool

    [SOLVED] Access slow laptop's files on different computer?

    I've been trying to get important files off of my old Win10 laptop so that I can wipe it and give it to my dad but navigating through and transferring the files to USB drives is an absolute nightmare that I don't have the patience for. So, I was wondering if there's a way to do it remotely, or...
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    [SOLVED] Are there good ways to transfer all data from one SSD to another?

    Hi guys--I know this kind of sounds like an obvious question, just move the files from one to another. It's kind of hard to explain but basically I have a 60GB SSD which is my boot drive (Yes, I know...) and I have a 120GB SSD. I have a couple bigger hard drives for my games, applications, long...
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    [SOLVED] Installing new Windows 10, and transferring files

    Oke I don't know if I am in the right section, if I am not the admins can move it I guess. So I just ordered an ssd as I've used an hdd for 10 years now. I will delete mostly everything from the hdd-s but I would like to transfer some important stuff from the PC to the laptop. As I haven't done...
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    [SOLVED] reliable wifi file transfer to and from PC and Android

    I have tried many options for simple file transfer on wifi, none seem consistent or easy to use. Some are paid for but I need free and am happy to have ads. My issues are always the connection. Most use a SQR Code but it rarely works. My PC is connected to a router on ethernet and the mobile is...
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    [SOLVED] File transfer speed 0b/s at the end

    Hey y'all, I've been having a problem where whenever I download a file or transfer a file from drive to drive or within the same drive, the file almost finishes downloading or transferring but stays at 99% for a few minutes, and then it transfers. I've cleaned it from malware, I've disabled...
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    [SOLVED] ADATA SU630 480GB stops showing up in Explorer (crashes) either on boot or when opening/moving any file on it.

    I have been noticing that the speeds on this SSD have been slowed down drastically and it started performing worse than my old hard drive. When I finally decided to return it and get my money back, I started transferring all important files out of it, but when any file started being moved, the...
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    Question Laptop Stuck in Automatic Repair Loop - Files WON'T transfer to different device?

    So I have an Asus Q504U, Windows 10 64-bit (latest or 2nd to latest update; i.e. Nov 2019-ish), 12 GB RAM, 1TB storage (which is the issue at hand). On it, there are about 120-200 GB of family photos, school work, and other things. In November the laptop turned off during a Windows Update and...
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    Question Corrupted files when transferring from Windows 10 to Mac Server

    Hello, If this is the wrong section for this post just let me know. My problem: When I try to transfer files from my windows 10 computer over an in-house network to a Mac server, the files become corrupted after the transfer. When I do the same process to the same files from an old windows 7...
  10. erik62905

    [SOLVED] New Workstation Build Thoughts

    My dad is looking to upgrade his 2015 Dell XPS Tower to a completely new build. He almost always has 20+ windows open at once and never shuts his computer down. It's mostly workstation/office tasks like MS Office (majority), chrome, mail, etc. Build: I know...
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    Question Trying to move Win10 onto an SSD

    Bought an NVME M.2 SSD to put in my motherboard so I can load my OS onto it and use my HDD for files so that it'll take less time to boot my computer up. What are the steps I need to go through in order to have Win 10 boot on my SSD instead of my HDD? Not trying to delete any files but instead...
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    Question FTP and NAT Question (Conceptual)

    During my studies I am having a tough time wrapping my head around something. This is my understanding based on the explanation I read, so it is entirely possible that I just have it entirely wrong. My current understanding is that with Active FTP, an FTP client send out to port 21. (So my...
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    Question Looking to transfer files from iOS to Win PC over WiFi in background

    Working with an app that stores files in its own directory on iOS. Needing to have them have them moved over WiFi to a Windows PC without any user intervention (background). So far haven’t found any apps or tools. Suggestions? Much appreciated, David
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    Question Sony a6400 file transfer to pc not functioning

    I have just recently purchased an a6400 and was looking forward to using its wireless photo sharing capabilities but for some unknown reason it refuses to connect wirelessly to my computer. it states that I have not set the PC or destination for which the files will be saved to, but I did just...
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    Question USB transfer speed - Sometimes slow, sometimes fast...

    Hello I have a PC running Windows 7 SP1 and have been experiencing wildly varying USB transfer speeds to an external drive. I am using the same external drive attached to the same USB2 port and am copying the same file to the drive. Sometimes the transfer speed is 6MB/sec and on other...
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    [SOLVED] Help me build, $2500 budget i9-9900k + RTX2080Ti

    Looking for suggestions on a build that involves an i9-9900k + RTX2080 ti GPU. The ONLY major stipulation that I have is the case. The case can be no taller than 17" and no deeper than 17". Thanks in advance!
  17. stormman34

    Question Why MHz and not GBps or Gbps?

    I was just wondering, why are we using MHz when we rate the speed of RAM and not something like GBps or Gbps? Is it even the same thing? And if so what speed in GBps would 1000MHz be?
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    [SOLVED] Help with Building a Gaming PC

    Hi everyone, I am looking to build a gaming pc but I have zero experience with this. I'm looking to buy in the next week. My budget is $1400. I stay in California, US. My current game cycles are WOW and Overwatch. Any help would be greatly appreciated, thanks!
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    Does Acer KG271U Abmiipx work well with Gsync?

    Has anyone tried the Acer KG271U Abmiipx with Gsync and if so how well if at all did it work? I'm trying to find a 1440p 144hz 27in monitor that works well with gsync for around the $300 mark I saw the Acer XG270HU on newegg refurbished for $300 but they sold out pretty quickly.
  20. QwerkyPengwen

    PC Build Feedback

    --COMPLETE EDIT-- I'll keep it simple. This build is going to be a birthday present for my best friend. Should I pick different components? If so, what do you think they should be and why. Trying to NOT spend a ton of money. The less I can spend to get the job done, the better. I want it to...
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    FPS drop on battlegrounds

    Hello, I've recently bought a new 1060 in the hope it would boost my FPS on battlegrounds. I had a 670 before so I thought this would suffice. Problem is my frames have barely improved and they are dropping to around 20 - 30 quite often. Is something bottle necking my computer? baring in mind...
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    laptop type numbers instead of letters f11+numlck its not working

    laptop type numbers instead of letters f11+numlck its not working
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    Is it possible for Ethernet on motherboard to fail

    I turned my machine on one day and I can no longer connect to a network through the Ethernet cable. I’ve tried various solutions online such as flushing dns, renewing IP, winsock reset etc through the command prompt but no luck. I’ve changed the cable and the Powerline adapter I’m using, still...
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    Gtx 980 or 1070 ftw

    So I have an 980 in my pc now. I have an option to buy a used 1070 ftw for 275 today is it worth the upgrade for the money
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    [SOLVED] How to get higher idle RAM clock?

    Hey, my xfx rx 580 seems to not see that I play flash player games and keeps gpu and ram clock at idle state which is 300MHz each for RAM and GPU. I know it's power management to make clocks low when not needed but my radeon software doesn't have any option to turn off that power efficiency...
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    RTX 2060 Compatibility

    I have Asus Rog Strix B350f gaming motherboard which is gddr5 if I buy the new RTX 2060 Graphics card which is gddr6 will I be able to connect to the motherboard?
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    [SOLVED] Budget Micro-ATX Motherboard that supports 3rd gen i5

    Ive got a Dell Optiplex 3010 sff with a Core i5 3450 but I feel like the motherboard is holding me back from doing any serious upgrades. I'm looking for a lga1151 micro atx motherboard that can support a decent amount of ram and GPU. Just haven't been able to find what I'm looking for and need...
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    Not sure what AIO to get.

    I plan on getting a 9700k and I am so confused on what AIO to get. It's between the H100i RGB Platinum, H115I RGB Platinum or the H150i RGB Pro. I'm not concered about the difference in price. Will I be able to get away with just the H100i being a 240mm Radiator trying to cool the 9700k? I might...
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    CPU red light turned on on my motheboard don’t know what’s wrong

    I’m having problems with my i5 7600k (this has happened twice this year) what happens is the cpu just completely dies or breaks something like that. The first time it was the motherboard and the cpu because it just completely wouldn’t turn on at all and I ended up getting a new motherboard but...
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    Can I stream on this specific pc?

    Hello, I am upgrading my pc right now and im getting a rx 550 2gb, a pentium gold g5500, and 8gb ram. I was wondering if I could stream fortnite with this setup. I know this isnt the best place to go although you guys are very helpful. Thanks!
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    Multiple crashes to blue screen (lots of different error messages each time)

    Hi all, Recently my computer has been crashing a ton. It goes to the blue screen and each crash will a different error. I’ve seen a lot of memory management errors, along with stuff like system service exception and drive irql. I have run memtest and the built in windows test and neither...
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    How much of a difference does 2x 50cm red led strips make?

    I was configuring my pc on pcspecialist but I noticed the cheapest case looked quite bland. Since my keyboard is red led backlit, I thought it might be worth it to add 2x50cm red led strips to increase the aesthetics. How substantial of a difference can it make? Does it pretty much light the...
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    How To Do System Maintenance Check?

    How To Do System Maintenance Check? Hi, I see these computer people who charge like £50 to £80 for a full PC system maintenance check and clean. I was just wondering what do they do to the system and how do I perform a full system check my self? How do I check if all of the hardware is fine...
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    JBL connect with flip3 and flip4

    Can JBL Flip3 and Flip4 connect??
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    Ssd life question

    Is my ssd life good considering how much I have written on it? It's a kingston a400 240gb ssd
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    Add an NVME SSD to an ASRock Z75 Pro 3 on WIN10

    Tried the process on the post from 2016 for a new 960 EVO that I am trying to make my boot drive. The Asrock Z75 Pro23 management tool does not see the 960 EVO plugged in the PCIe 2.0 x16. Win 10 can see the drive in Disk Management but not on Win Explorer. Any ideas?
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    What is RX 580 better for 1440p or 1080p ?

    I'm buying a rx 580 8gb and i wanted to know wheather i should play in 1440p with it or in 1080p. BTW i am buying it for 250 dollars usd
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    Asus Z11PA-D8 PWR Fail LED connection?

    Asus Z11PA-D8 server motherboard and Supermicro CSE-745TQ-R920B case. The case has a Power Fail LED on the front panel; however, I can't find where to connect it to this motherboard. I've got all the other LED connections figured out, except the PWR Fail. Wondering if this motherboard does not...
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    Hello guys i wonder if...

    I wonder if my cpu would be on fire if i dont put gpu and i have 750W psu. BTW the gpu is coming soon so it wont be for long. Advises??
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    Need help with compatibility

    Intel - Core i7-8700K 3.7GHz 6-Core Processor be quiet! - Dark Rock Pro 4 50.5 CFM CPU Cooler Gigabyte - Z370 AORUS Gaming 5 (rev. 1.0) ATX LGA1151 Motherboard Corsair - Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3200 Memory Samsung - 970 Evo 500GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive Western Digital - Caviar...