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Finding the Best File Sharing Software: A Handy Checklist

by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
Published on 17 February 2017


There comes a time when you need to put away the stack of dusty external hard drives and, finally, upgrade the amount of online storage space that you are using.

There are plenty of hosting options out there and a lot of apps already provide some file sharing capabilities (e.g. Slack saves attachments and they are searchable/accessible). Before you make the purchasing plunge, you'll want to get a better idea of what to look for in file sharing software. We've put together a checklist below that should help you answer those questions.

File sharing checklist

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Some examples of file sharing software

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Obviously, file sharing software isn't going to be as robust as something like Salesforce, but there are still some key features that you need to keep an eye out for. Print off the checklist and use it as a reference when you are looking at different options.

Let us know in the comments below your experiences and questions regarding file sharing software.


Apps mentioned in this article