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Re: [StrongED] Attachments - Pls read and comment

Harriet Bazley <harriet.bazley@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>How many of these are Netsurf-friendly? ...

I've no idea.  I don't use any of them because I have my own webspace anyway
(and a large Dropbox which I usually share with no-one).  

I would have expected each of these sites merely to store one's files and
yield a URL that one could pass along to potential users.

If I want to share a Dropbox file I can get a URL to give to other people.
Are you saying that these URLs don't just work?

Or are you saying that if the thing being shared is a folder rather than a
single file that the user is taken to a slick Dropbox website view of that
folder which then doesn't work for Netsurf et al? 

For example, I just created a folder in Dropbox containing three very simple
files.  Here's a link to one of the files:


whereas this is the link to the containing folder:


Can people (not using IE or Firefox) see either or both of those?

Jeremy C B Nicoll - my opinions are my own.

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