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How to send or share files on the internet

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    Windows 8 Pro amd64

    How to send or share files on the internet

    I mean sending files to my friends when they're online. Of course, I can do that by sending an email with an attachment. But you know there is a limitation on the file size. In the past, I could use IM like live messenger. But I know that the feature has been removed from the latest Skype. In Windows 8, I suppose there may be some other convenient ways to do so, but just don't know how.

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    Win7 Ult on DIY; Win8 Pro on MBP/Parallels; Win7 Ult on MBP/Boot Camp; Win7 Ult/Win8 Pro on HP

    I would use Dropbox in general. i haven't been to this site recently. It seems now that watching the video on this link probably is the best way to learn/get started. And, of course, I use email for sharing some things.
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