How to send large files for free in simple steps

How to send large files for free in simple steps

It is very common to have to send files and files via email, and it is just as common to not be able to send the file because it is too large or that your recipient is bothered to see his inbox saturated with that file.

How can I send large files for free?

Fortunately, there are several ways to send large ones for free, either with your smartphone or with your computer. Here are some of our favorites:

1. WeTransfer

WeTransfer It offers one of the simplest and most practical services for sending large files. It is free, you do not need to register or have an account and you can send files up to 2 GB in each shipment.

You can use this service as many times as you want and send the same file at once to up to 20 different people.

WeTransfer also generates a link that you can send to your contacts by email, for example, through which you can access the file you want to send. This link lasts up to 7 days.

2. Send Anywhere

This is a new service in Europe compatible with any web browser, with iOS, Android and with all types of operating systems, including Windows Mobile, Linux or macOS.

To send a large file (up to 4 GB), you just have to install the plug-in or extension in the browser you are using, open your email, attach the file you want to send and send the email.

Vers that after installing the plug-in you will not have any problem in sending the file if you have less than 4 GB.

If you use the extension for Chrome or Outlook, the size limit extends up to 10 GB, and if you use Android or iOS 20 GB.

This service It also does not require you to register on any website, so it is as practical and fast as WeTransfer.

3. MailBigFile

MailBigFile It is another quick and easy option to use. It allows you to send 2GB files and upload more than one file at the same time. The sender will have 10 days to download the files that you have sent through this service.

The interface is not as clear and clean as in WeTransfer, but still, it is still a good service to turn to if you want to send large files for free.

4. Hightail

Hightail, initially known as YouSendIt, requires that you register on its website in order to use its free version.

Although the fact that you have to subscribe makes the service not as fast and practical as in the options explained above, it is still a decent and solid service to send files.

It allows you to send files up to 250 MB, in addition, it allows you to store up to 2 GB and gives you five electronic signatures.