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Posted on 02-26-05 11:14 AM Xeogred is Offline     Post: 57 words - (ID: 18292) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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Check this out . . .

That's pretty slick I'd say.

I wonder if it works with multiple accounts?

"But basically GMail Drive acts as any other hard-drive installed on your computer.
You can copy files to and from the GMail Drive folder simply by using drag'n'drop like you're used to with the normal Explorer folders."

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Posted on 02-26-05 11:19 AM geeogree is Offline     Post: 32 words - (ID: 18293) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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it's not too bad of an idea.... if you desperately need the space...

and it probably does work with multiple accounts.... you just have to have one drive for each account...

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Posted on 02-26-05 12:01 PM Xeogred is Offline     Post: 15 words - (ID: 18297) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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Well if you think about it, this could be an interesting way to share files.

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Posted on 02-26-05 12:14 PM Davideo7 is Online     Post: 18 words - (ID: 18304) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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So does it work like FTP? And does it generate a URL that you can give to others?

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Posted on 02-26-05 12:15 PM Remlee is Offline     Post: 10 words - (ID: 18305) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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I would assume you need access to the account david.
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Posted on 02-26-05 12:23 PM Davideo7 is Online     Post: 14 words - (ID: 18309) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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It was worth asking.


By the way, how do you get a GMail account?

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Posted on 02-26-05 01:07 PM MichaelVash7886 is Offline     Post: 32 words - (ID: 18312) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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Why don't set up a common account for Trusted members and put somethings like roms and stuff like that on there? Haven't read the article yet so don't know if we can.

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Posted on 02-26-05 01:20 PM Davideo7 is Online     Post: 121 words - (ID: 18314) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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Originally posted by MichaelVash7886
Why don't set up a common account for Trusted members and put somethings like roms and stuff like that on there? Haven't read the article yet so don't know if we can.




That's exactly what I was thinkin. As soon as I can get a URL to sign up to GMail, I'll make an account for all trusted members to have access to, and so we can upload files. I have comcast, so i can quickly upload lots of nice files.
We'd probably have to have 2 or 3 GMail accounts for the trusted members, since I'm sure we'd fill up that 1GB.
1 account for music, 1 account for video files, 1 for applications, another for roms?

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Posted on 02-26-05 01:21 PM MichaelVash7886 is Offline     Post: 16 words - (ID: 18315) - Post Rating: 0 - Report Post | Link
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http://www.gmail.com

...for anyone else that wants the addy. But I think you have to be invited.
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Is there a program that turns like netscape/yahoo into 1 or somin.
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Lol, thats cheating the system. Who wants Gmail accounts???, ha!!!, trusted members only.

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the gmail hardrive idea, you got that outta pcworld!! the magazine! lol, i saw that in the first and only issue i ever bought. i dont like it, it doesnt act like a harddrive, its gotta say "uploading" for a while, but it is a great way to share files like soemone said earlier

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