The online store of files is also known as storage "in the cloud". This is becoming more popular because the latest versions of files are available everywhere. You need the files, so you no longer to yourself, or mail it on a USB stick to take with you. Other benefits are that your files are not lost when your hard drive fails and that the files can easily share them with others.
Amazon offers since april 2013, an online storage and synchronization service under the name Cloud Drive.
Amazon Cloud Drive is a free service for storing and managing files "in the cloud". This means that these files are saved online and synced between your different computers.
When you click one of your computers to make changes in a document is automatically the latest version of this file stored on all your computers where you have Amazon Cloud Drive installed. The desktop agent that synchronization provides is available for Windows and Mac computers. There is also a mobile app for Android devices (Cloud Drive Photos), but allows you to only store photos.
Cloud Drive create a new folder on your computer where you save files that you also automatically online want to save, and synchronize. Within this folder after installation by default, three sub-folders: documents, photos, and videos. Of course you can have more folders to add.
The free version of Amazon offers 5 gigabytes of online storage. You can use your online stored files from anywhere via a web browser away. To do this, go to the Amazon web site and log in with your personal account. When you have more than 5GB of storage need then you need to pay for an upgrade. There are different paid packages, the largest, offers 1 terabyte of storage.
Amazon Cloud Drive has the following features:
Amazon Cloud Drive screenshots
You can free download Amazon Cloud Drive and safe install the latest trial or new full version for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit) from the official site.