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Re: forwarding data file
Posted by: Bill Buchanan (ID *****2311) Date: October 02, 2012 at 15:56:59
In Reply to: forwarding data file by James Dort of 4837


The easiest way for someone to get the PAF program and the basic/trial version of PAF Companion is to go to and download them.

Where your data is concerned, a PAF backup will be smaller than a PAF data file because it is in compressed format. (The person receiving it will use PAF's File > Restore to uncompress it.) If that is still too large, you might get a free account and put a copy of your PAF file in the Public folder. Then right-click on the file and select Dropbox > Copy Public Link, and paste the link into an email to your relative.

The link will look something like this:

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