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Avoid using Google Drive

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Warax, Jan 4, 2019.

  1. Warax

    Warax Honorary Member Honorary Member V.I.P DEV Guild

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    I am a long time user and suddenly I lost access to my files and complained without any response !! so you have been warned
     
  2. mrbond

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  3. Microload

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    A 12TB HGST Hard drive is only $400.
    12TB = 12,000 GB. Think about it!
    That will last you.
     
  4. Warax

    Warax Honorary Member Honorary Member V.I.P DEV Guild

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    This is not enough. Local hdd are not safe (can be stolen, corrupted, lost, etc...) it is much higher risk. I switched to another cloud service, and I already have this great drive HGST !.
     
  5. ri

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    may be dropbox is an alternative for you?
     
  6. Warax

    Warax Honorary Member Honorary Member V.I.P DEV Guild

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    yes there are many alternative also like amazon, microsoft, mega and more
     
  7. Ariamehr

    Ariamehr Making B4A Work 4U Restricted

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    I hate anything Google, you know why? I was trying to login to my YouTube for near ~1 year and no luck!
    My email and password was correct, but it said cannot recognize the device, and I have changed my phone number so couldn't get access to my phone number!
    Even having a valid email & password I never could login again!
    This is the last note I submitted to them:
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    Your developers implemented the worst possible algorithm ever made, I have my email & valid password, but cannot login because it says the device is not recognized! How your algorithm recognize the device? 1. IP changed, in your dream world, your developers have a permanent IP address for their whole life time, so they think in real life if IP is changed something must be wrong! And recovery suggest to go and find your last year IP and connect using that! 2. Browser history/cookies are cleared or Windows re-installed, so recovery suggest to use the same PC as last year, but PC is the same, how can I get back my cookies!? I bet a donkey's IQ is much more than who wrote this algorithm! I definitely never create or use any Google account again.
     
  8. Cu

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    You can use Telegram for store your files
     
  9. Dhoul Qarnayn

    Dhoul Qarnayn Registered User

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    fck them all, they wait to fill drive then blackmail you for money.
     
  10. Vernam7

    Vernam7 DEV Guild Member DEV Guild

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    sounds very very sketchy!
    personally i am users since 2012 i think, they never blocked my files, because i only keep source code, documents invoices and similar stuff.

    now what kind of files did you had there that they "blocked" you and you suddenly dont have access if i may ask?
     
  11. Dhoul Qarnayn

    Dhoul Qarnayn Registered User

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    all data was encrypted
     
  12. Warax

    Warax Honorary Member Honorary Member V.I.P DEV Guild

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    no block I see my files, I only kept personal files but when I download my files from any computer/browsers I get errors !! searched the net many have same problem. I tried contact support but I got no replay so good luck to you with them.
     
  13. Warax

    Warax Honorary Member Honorary Member V.I.P DEV Guild

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    Google block also many apps in their store with no good reason. Recently they also blocked Huawei too from future Android updates, I dont like Google anymore.
     
  14. Warax

    Warax Honorary Member Honorary Member V.I.P DEV Guild

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    Not all of them are bad
     
  15. Warax

    Warax Honorary Member Honorary Member V.I.P DEV Guild

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    really how ? any link ?
     
  16. Cu

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