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Ouch!  Remind me to find a way to lock out my grandchildren.
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On Tue, Jul 22, 2014 at 7:40 PM, Cameron Slayden <[log in to unmask]>
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> Clicking the dropbox link (sent via the method that Alice described) will
> allow the user to view the file in-browser, including movies and large
> images.  They will then be given the option to download by clicking another
> link in the upper right hand corner.  This has the advantage over shared
> files that the viewing party can't modify (or rename, or delete) the file.
>
> You can share folders the same way (by right clicking in a PC, and
> whatever voodoo you have to do in Mac to simulate the command).  The link
> opens in the browser, allowing the viewer to see thumbnails of all files
> and either access them individually, or download an automatically-generated
> .zip with everything in it.
>
> Dropbox is the only way I deliver files these days.  I highly recommend
> you give it a second chance, once you get this trick down it will simplify
> life fantastically.  In addition, it keeps your files in the cloud (useful
> when you have a crash) and keeps older versions of files in case there's an
> iteration you want back.  It also keeps deleted files until you tell them
> to be permanently deleted.  That feature was handy when my 3-year-old
> deleted all of my contracts for the last 2 years.
>
>
> Cameron
>
>
> On Tue, Jul 22, 2014 at 5:32 PM, Linda Feltner <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
>
>> Yes, I didn't want any downloads at all to begin with. Dropbox rather
>> sounded like it was a not a download (in the photo share album, but I've
>> abandoned DB for that purpose.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> L.
>>
>>   _____________________
>> Linda M. Feltner Artist, LLC
>> P.O. Box 325
>> Hereford, AZ 85615
>> (520) 803-0538
>> www.lindafeltner.com
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Jul 22, 2014, at 11:58 AM, Bruce Bartrug wrote:
>>
>> Picasa might be your best option here, Linda.  Why ask your
>> correspondents to fight with downloads.  Especially zip files, which not
>> everyone understands.  With Picasa you can also include descriptions and
>> separate out the folder.  Just my opinion....
>> b
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Jul 22, 2014 at 12:08 PM, Linda Feltner <[log in to unmask]>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Thank you, Alice. I have done that when I want a client to download a
>>> file.
>>>
>>> I was looking more for a link that they could look in the cloud without
>>> having to download or signup to be a member of something. Some on my
>>> mailing list cannot or don't want to download a 12MB file, a few are even
>>> still on dial-up modems, so I wanted something they could browse but not
>>> download.
>>>
>>> Thank you.
>>> Linda
>>>   _____________________
>>> Linda M. Feltner Artist, LLC
>>> P.O. Box 325
>>> Hereford, AZ 85615
>>> (520) 803-0538
>>> www.lindafeltner.com
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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