Free online storage from Google Docs or DropBox allows you easy browser access to files from anywhere. But have you ever wondered how to save a file from the Internet directly to your online storage account? For example, what if you are on a public computer, and need to save a file you found online? Tech-Recipes explains how to copy the file’s URL (right click / Copy Link Location) and then paste it into Filename / Open (the entire URL including the http:// part.) For details and screen shots, read Tech Recipes or Lifehacker.
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Feldman, Barbara. "How to Save Files Directly to Online Storage From Websites." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 2 Feb. 2011. Web. 23 Aug. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/766/how-to-save-files-directly-to-online-storage-from-websites/ >.