FileLinks are direct links to files. The primary use case is to be able to send links to files when you don't necessarily know the recipient before hand, or just want something quick and easy. It's also great for posting links in online forums, in instant messaging apps and so on.
The FileLink interface can be reached by selecting FileLink in the menubar.
Select New File Link to upload a new file.
The options available include
When a user is visiting the FileLink, they will see the following pages depending on the requirements.
They must login if authentication was required in the steps above.
They will receive an email with a validation code to validate their email.
If the files is password protected the receiver must enter the password.
The user will then be able to download the file.
If you have requested a read receipt you will receive the following information via email.
When you will visit one of your own FileLink pages, will see the following page.