Monday, April 29, 2019

How to Send Large Files Using Google Drive

In case you wish to share a large file using Google Drive, then the email will not compress it. In case you have a Gmail account, then you can easily send the large files by using Google Drive. Here’s how to send large files using Google drive.

How to Upload a File?
• Sign in into Google Drive. Each Google account has a space of 15 gigabytes. In case you use Gmail, then enter the Gmail account details to sign in to the Google Drive account. Sign in by visiting
  • In case you are using a smartphone, then you can use Google Drive application on your phone. The users can use this application for uploading the files from their Android or iPhone to Google Drive.
• Press on the “New” option and after that, choose the “File Upload” option. It will open the file window permitting you to find the file in the device which you wish to start uploading on the Google Drive. You can move the file from their phone to the Google Drive screen to start uploading the file instantly.
  • Google Drive has the storage of 5 terabytes.
• Let the uploading process of the file to gets complete on the device. In case you are uploading a large file on Google Drive, then it will take a few minutes to get completed its uploading process. You should check the internet connection of the device because it can interrupt you while uploading any file. You can check the upload procedure by going to the menu bar located in the end right-hand side of the Google Drive screen
  • In case you close the Google Drive screen, then the uploading process stops working. Make sure that the Google Drive screen should be open on the desktop till the file successfully get uploaded on the screen.
How to Send a File on Desktop?
• Understanding sharing settings for Google Drive files and folders.
• You need to right-click on the uploaded file and after that, choose the “Share” button.
• Type the contacts by clicking on the “People” section for sharing the uploaded file to any particular Gmail user.
• Press the “Get shareable link” option for creating an URL which you can share to any contact of Gmail account.
• Now, start the downloading process of the uploaded file.
How to Send a File on Mobile?
• Know the file sharing settings for Google Drive.
• Enter the title of the uploaded file which you wish to send to any particular user.
• Press on the “Add People” for sending the invitation to the user for downloading the file.
• Press on the “Share link” button for sharing an URL to the uploaded file.
• Change permissions by going in the “Show has access” column.
• Start downloading the shared file.

Jack Tucker is a security expert and he writes about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and is working at

How to Use Hotspot Shield

You can use Hotspot Shield which is a virtual private network application on Windows PC and Mac. A virtual private network stops showing the Windows PC, Mac, iPhone and Android IP address to the internet service provider. Here’s how to use Hotspot Shield.

Steps for Using Hotspot Shield on Windows
•    You have to download Hotspot Shield on the system. Tap on the website link in the default browsing application and after that, press the Get Hotspot Shield located in the upper right-hand column of the webpage. Now, it will start downloading process automatically on the system.
•    Some of the internet browsers will ask you to choose the current location before starting its downloading process.
•    Once you have completed the downloading process of Hotspot Shield, move to the installation process. Here are the steps are given below for the installation procedure of Hotspot Shield:
1.    Click twice on the Hotspot Shield downloaded file.
2.    Press on the Install option.
3.    Tap on the Yes button.
4.    Let the Hotspot Shield complete its installing process.
5.    Press on the Finish button.
•    You have to close the advertisement showing in the window. In case you are getting an upgrade advertisement on the screen, then press on the “Back” option located in the upper left-hand side of the screen. It will close the advertisement from the screen and return to the Hotspot Shield official webpage.
•    After that, close the browsing application from the desktop. In case you wish to use the Hotspot Shield after completing its download and installation procedure, then you have first to close the internet browser you are currently using.
•    Press on the Start menu. It resembles an azure color power symbol given in the center of the screen. It will change the Hotspot Shield into the wireless connection. In case the internet service provider attempts to view the IP address, and they are not able to view the real IP address by using Hotspot Shield.
•    You can also disable Hotspot Shield anytime by pressing on the Start option once again.
•    You need to upgrade the Hotspot Shield account. In case you wish to use the Hotspot Shield premium functions such as selecting a country to place it as the IP address, then you have to press on the Upgrade to Hotspot Shield Elite option given at the end of the screen.
•    You need to adjust the area of the IP address.

Tim Cross is from Ohio USA. Before he started writing blogs he went through various occupations such as teaching, programming and travelling. But his favorite job is writing blogs for antivirus technology for