Cloud Drive

Creating Users

This tutorial will show you how to create Users. In this example, we are creating a user named bob. ------------------------- * Screenshots are for reference only, please read the instructions at each step and do not use the information in the screenshots. ------------------------- From the Administration menu Select Admin panel ------------------------- Click the Users tab ------------------------- Click Add User (Please do not alter the admin user, that is the Email Pros admin acco...

Creating Groups

This tutorial will show you how to create Groups. In this example, we are going to create a group named Managers, and assign 2 users to this group. Moving forward, we can give this group access to folders that are for Managers only. ------------------------- * Screenshots are for reference only, please read the instructions at each step and do not use the information in the screenshots. ------------------------- From the Administration menu Select Admin panel ------------------------- I...

Creating folders and assigning permissions

This tutorial will show you, as a Cloud Drive Administrator, how to create folders and assign permissions to access those folders. In this example, we are going to create a folder called "Shared" and give our user bob full access to it. ------------------------- * Screenshots are for reference only, please read the instructions at each step and do not use the information in the screenshots. ------------------------- From the Administration menu Select Admin panel ------------------------...

Uploading files to the web interface

From the web interface, you can upload a file the traditional way or you can also drag and drop files into your web browser (requires Java Download Here (http://www.java.com/en/)). ------------------------- To upload a file the traditional way, From the toolbar, click the Upload button ------------------------- Select the Simple Tab Browse for a file on your computer. Click Upload ------------------------- You can also drag and drop files right into the web browser (requires a modern we...

Errors uploading files or folders

Please make sure that your files or folders do not contain the following incompatible characters: \ / : * ? “ < > |

Editing a Microsoft Office 2010 document from the web interface

You can edit your Microsoft Office 2010 documents from the web interface in real-time without having to download the file, save it, and re-uploading it. It will also lock the document so that shared users cannot modify the file while you are working on it. For this tutorial, we are going to edit a Word document in Windows. ------------------------- Right click on the file, select View, edit and sharing, select Edit in MS Office ------------------------- You will get a warning message, clic...

Editing a Microsoft Office 2007 document from the web interface

You can edit your Microsoft Office 2007 documents from the web interface in real-time without having to download the file, save it, and re-uploading it. It will also lock the document so that shared users cannot modify the file while you are working on it. For this tutorial, we are going to edit an Excel document in Windows. In order to use this functionality, you will need to download and install the following: 1. Java - Download Here (http://www.java.com/en/) 2. Web Folders Update - Downloa...

Attaching Cloud Drive like a hard drive on Windows

This tutorial will show you how attach the Cloud Drive on Windows. Attaching a drive allows you to work with files directly on the Cloud Drive, which functions like an attached hard drive on your computer. Working with files directly from the attached drive also locks the file, preventing other users from editing the file while you are working on it. ------------------------- * The following screenshots are for reference only, please follow the instructions below each screenshot. Do not use t...

Attaching Cloud Drive like a hard drive on Mac OS X

This tutorial will show you how to attach the Cloud Drive on Mac OS X. Attaching a drive allows you to work with files directly on the Cloud Drive, which functions like an attached hard drive on your computer. Working with files directly from the mapped drive also locks the file, preventing other users from editing the file while you are working on it. ------------------------- * Screenshots are for reference only, please read the instructions at each step and do not use the information in th...

Sync local folders to Cloud Drive on Windows

This tutorial will show you how to sync a local folder to Cloud Drive on Windows. Unlike attaching a drive to your computer, which requires an internet connection to access Cloud Drive, this option allows you to work on your files without an internet connection. Once you are connected to the internet, all your files will automatically sync to Cloud Drive. You will be using up local storage space as well as Cloud Drive storage as there will be identical files on both systems. This is useful if yo...

Sync local folders to Cloud Drive on Mac OS X

This tutorial will show you how to sync a local folder to Cloud Drive on Mac OS X. Unlike attaching a drive to your computer, which requires an internet connection to access Cloud Drive, this option allows you to work on your files without an internet connection. Once you are connected to the internet, all your files will automatically sync to Cloud Drive. You will be using up local storage space as well as Cloud Drive storage as there will be identical files on both systems. Before you begin th...

Accessing Cloud Drive on iPhone

This tutorial will show you how to access your Cloud Drive on an iPhone. Before you begin this tutorial, you will need a QR Code. Please send an email to our support department to request your QR Code. ------------------------- Open the QR Code image we sent you via email on your computer screen ------------------------- Download the BitTorrent Sync app in the App Store ------------------------- Open the BitTorrent Sync app ------------------------- Touch Add Folder --------------...