Binfer Product Manual

  1. Getting Started

    1. Quick start

    2. Quick setup

    3. Key concepts

    4. Frequently asked questions

  2. Account

    1. License

    2. Referrals

    3. Payments

  3. Send Files

    1. Send files with Desktop App: New Message

    2. Send files with Desktop App: Chat

    3. Send files with Desktop App: Contact

    4. Send files with Desktop App: Group

    5. Web Pickup Difference Between Skinny and Regular Mode

    6. Where are the sent messages?

  4. Receive Files

    1. Receive files

    2. Receive files with Binfer Applet

    3. Receive files with Desktop App

    4. Receive files with Web Drop

    5. Where are the received messages?

  5. Web Drop Box

    1. Setup Web Drop

    2. Example: Web Drop full mode

    3. Example: Web Drop skinny mode

    4. How do I add Web Drop widget on my Blogger site?

  6. Custom Web Pickup

    1. Setup Custom Web Pickup

    2. Example: Deliver Digital Content on Your Own Site

    3. Example: Share Message Files on Your Own Site

    4. Using IFRAME to Show Multiple Messages on One Page

  7. File Transfers

    1. How long will it take for files to transfer?

    2. Why are files not transferring?

    3. How do I check file transfer progress?

    4. Configure Network

    5. How to encrypt file transfers?

  8. Contacts

    1. Add contact

    2. Import contacts

    3. Chat with contact

    4. Remove contact

  9. Groups

    1. Add group

    2. Add members to group

    3. Remove members from group

    4. Remove group

  10. Reports

    1. Create reports

Quick Start - Binfer Product Manual

Quick Start

The first step is to download and install Binfer. Binfer installers are available for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android devices. Open the download page on the respective device to obtain the installer.

This shows an example of the Windows installer.

Install screen for Windows

windows installer example
Create a new account if you do not already have one.
  • Account creation is free. You do not have to provide any financial information.
  • Also there is no charge for the software. It is free as well.
  • Only four accounts per device can be created.

Create account screen

create account
Then do quick setup. Review the download location and select your profile photo. This step is optional.

Quick setup tab

quick setup
Finally, create a new message and send files.

New message tab

new message
Thats it! Do not forget that Binfer does not upload files anywhere. Files transfer directly from your device to the recipients only when they come to receive them. Your computer and Binfer must remain online until files have transferred completely.

Binfer running in background

binfer running in background