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file transfer program

A program that transmits files from one computer to another either locally or via the Internet. There are numerous file transfer programs on the market (see FTP), and two computers side by side can be cabled together for file transfer via the USB, parallel or serial ports, as well as Ethernet. See null modem cable and how to transfer a file.

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