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

Receive Files - Binfer Product Manual

Receive Files

1. Recipient get an email with details on how to get the files. Click on the provided link. A web browser will open. If not, check your pop-up settings.


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1. A connection will be established to the sender.

If the sender is offline, then the message will be unavailable. An email notification will be sent to the sender. In this case, you may want to install the desktop app so that files automatically transfer to you when the sender comes back online.

Connecting to Sender

connecting to sender

1. If the contact is online then the message and files will show

2. Clicking on a file will either start downloading it or show it in a media player(if the file is HTML5 playable media).

3. Shows files in list view.
4. Shows files in icon view.

Hover the mouse over any Action item to view the details about that action. Choose the method with which you wish to download the files.

Files - List View

list view

Files - Icon View

Icon view loads 10 files at a time. Icon view will be shown by default if more than half files are images.

1. Click on Show More button to load more images

icon view

File - Media Play

HTML5 media can be played without downloading the file. Clicking a HTML5 media file will launch the player. The browser must support HTML5 media playback. The shared media file must be HTML5 media compatible.

1. Click on Download link to download the media file.

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