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post #11 of 41
Really glad about the upgrade. I'm a dropbox user and I was actually considering paying for more storage. Now I don't have to. Thanks Microsoft! thumb.gif
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post #12 of 41
Thanks, just upgraded to 25GB. I've used Skydrive on and off for years and it is definitely way less clunky than it used to be. It's integration into W8 is about the only good reason I can see for upgrading from W7. Having a true cloud drive is a great idea whose time is well overdue.
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post #13 of 41
That was bull... I already had 25GB... Logged in.. 7GB... claim to get your 25GB...

What is microsoft trying to pull here?
EDIT: Meh, They dropped to 7GB for free users, but previous 25GB user's can get to keep there 25GB... ahh well.. guess that's my 50GB O.o
Edited by GekzOverlord - 4/23/12 at 5:18pm
post #14 of 41
Been using this for a while now, still no upgrade to 25Gb for me frown.gif
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post #15 of 41
I signed in but didn't see the free upgrade...
post #16 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by GekzOverlord View Post

That was bull... I already had 25GB... Logged in.. 7GB... claim to get your 25GB...
What is microsoft trying to pull here?

They probably want to weed out some of the ancient Skydrive 25GB accounts.

I love the 25GB, but just started using Dropbox on Android to get the phone and the Kindle all linked up, and Microsoft only seems to have iOS and Windows Phone apps.

Have to see what Google's offering brings, Dropbox only flaw for me is the monthly fee if you need more than the 2gb, I would much rather have a static upgrade fee, or cheap annual the way Google did for their other web storage, $5 for 20gb/year is pretty solid. I hope the do the same with GDrive or whatever they are calling it.
post #17 of 41
Got the upgrade... worked fine for me. Trying the new Windows app for it as well.
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post #18 of 41
Well, got my 25GB free upgrade, have 4.7GB free with Drop Box, I have a ton of storage at the root of my website as well (50GB).

I'm all good to go lol thumb.giftongue.gif
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post #19 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bobotheklown View Post

So I'm guessing these cloud storage services all stare at your files you put on there, but will/can they get you in trouble for them? (If some of them were perhaps obtained by non legitimate means...)
Hypothetically of course.

Of course if you put something blatantly against the law on there. I just trust WD. Integrates with most OSs seamlessly.
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SkyDrive FTW!!!
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