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

How long for files to transfer? - Binfer Product Manual

How Long Does It Take For Files To Transfer

Transfer time depends on several factors:
  • Upload speed of sender
  • Download speed of receiver
  • Distance
  • Computer processing capability of both the sender and receiver

Internet Transfer Time Calculator

Data Amount Upload Speed Transfer Time

Internet Transfer Time Quick Reference

GB/Mbps 640 K - DSL 1.5M - T1 45M - T3 156M - OC3
1 4 hrs 1.5 hrs 4 min 1 min
3 11.5 hrs 5 hrs 10 min 3 hrs
5 19 hrs 8 hrs 16 min 5 min
10 38 hrs 16 hrs 32 min 10 min
20 75 hrs 31 hrs 1 hr 19 min
Note:
  • These are network limitations not Binfer's.
  • The time includes upload as well as download, since Binfer transfers files directly to the recipient.