file transfer


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file transfer

[′fīl ‚tranz·fər]
(computer science)
The movement, under program control, of a file from one storage device to another.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

file transfer

(networking)
Copying a file from one computer to another over a computer network.

See also File Transfer Protocol, Kermit, Network File System, rcp, uucp, XMODEM, ZMODEM.
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