In early days when we used to talk about the internet it was only about sending and receiving e-mails, chatting etc. But nowadays internet has become so much advanced that you can search almost anything by typing the keywords. There are so many search engines available on net through which you can get hundreds of results. Also nowadays you can upload and download files of different formats such as software set up files, video files, music files, game files and other important documents with the help of internet. You don’t have to worry about the person to whom you want to send some files. No matter where he/ she are you can send them files easily and very quickly.
Although there are some services through which you can send and receive files even if you don’t have an internet connection. One such service is provided by LAN which is an abbreviated form of Local Area Network. You don’t require an internet connection to send or receive files through LAN. With the help of software called Strong DC++ you can create your own hub with the valid IP addresses. Once you have created your hub, invite the people who are staying in your locality to your hub. Once they register on your hub ask them to share the data which they have on their computers. After the sharing is complete you can open each other’s file list and take any files which they shared. There is no file size limit for downloading and also you can download any number of data without any restrictions. You don’t have to wait for certain time limit so that you can start downloading and uploading files again. Only disadvantages being your computer can easily get infected with viruses which come from different computers. Also the downloading speed in much better in LAN than your internet connection speed as you are connecting to local users.
Other than that you have web hosting services through which you can send medium sized files. There are various websites providing these services. It has become quite popular among people nowadays. First register yourself on this web hosting websites so that you can enjoy the file sharing service. After the uploading of your file is finished you will be given a link which you can distribute among your friends with whom you want to share those files. Also you can embed that link with any other social networking sites such as Orkut, Facebook, Twitter, Ibibio etc where your friends can see what you have shared. Also you can send these links to your friends who can easily gain access to those files without even getting registered. Most of these websites provides a space limit of 150 mb for the uploading. Once the limit is reached you have to delete your previous uploaded files and then you can start uploading again or even better you can create a different user id so that you get another 150 mb of file sharing space.
Thus you can easily transfer data no matter if you are having internet connection.