Ask the Readers: How Do You Transfer Large Files Between Computers?

By Jason Fitzpatrick on July 25th, 2012

You have a file too large for email and you want to send it to a friend. What now? We want to hear your go-to trick for transferring large files from your computer to your friend’s.

This week we’re interested in hearing all about your file transfer tips, tricks, and tools. Whether you use a web-app, pipe the file through your private server, or otherwise maneuver through miles of cable between you and your friend, we want to hear all about it.

Sound off in the comments with your file transfer tips and then check back in on Friday for the What You Said roundup to see how your fellow readers get the job done.

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 07/25/12
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