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Frequently Asked Questions


Here are a list of common questions about Mirrored.to and the service we provide. If you still need any help, feel free to contact us.

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Q. What does this site do?

Mirrored.to helps in uploading your files simultaneously to various free file hosting providers. All you have to do is to upload your file to our server once and then it gets automatically uploaded to file hosting sites like Solidfiles, Depositfiles, Zippyshare etc. Once the file is uploaded to our server, you will be given the link to the download page which contains the all the download links of the selected hosting sites.
If you wish to upload files to your own account on these hosting sites, please Sign Up on our site and provide your account details/API details of those hosting sites.
You can upload files without registering on our site too. In this case, files will be uploaded to hosting sites as anonymous user which support such feature.

Q. Are you a file hosting site?

No, we are not. Mirrored.to doesn't host any of your uploaded files. We simply help you mirror your files simultaneously to multiple file hosting sites and stores the links to those download locations.

Q. Why should I use Mirrored.to?

  • Your files are mirrored to multiple hosting services. Uploading files to just one host is no guarantee that the files stay available for a longer time.
  • Redundant file backups. If one service go down, you still have access to your files.
  • File sharing is made easy as the downloaders of your content have more choice to download from their preferred hosting site.
  • Most of the file hosting sites impose various "limitations" to free users. Avoid being forced to buy premium accounts.
  • It saves your time and bandwidth.
  • And finally Mirrored.to is rock solid, very reliable and completely free!

Q. How do I upload a file?

Go to Mirrored.to and click the Browse button near the middle of the page. A file dialog box will appear on your screen. You may select up to 10 files at a time without exceeding the total file size limit. Then click the Upload button and wait for your file to finish uploading. That's it, the rest is done by us.

Q. How do I download a file?

Go to the download page and click the "Click to view the file links" button in the middle of the page. The page will then show you all the available hosting links of the file. You can choose your favorite host from the list and click the "Get link" button against that host. Please check the screenshots below if you need assistance.
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Q. What files can I upload through Mirrored.to?

You can upload any type of files through our service as long as they honor the terms of service of the file hosting sites you are uploading to as well as our terms.

Q. Do I have to pay any fee to use your service?

No, Mirrored.to is a 100% free service.

Q. How do you keep this service free?

We rely on advertising to cover the running fee.

Q. Do I have to keep the download page open until files are uploaded to each hosting site?

No, you don't! We'll begin mirroring the files as a background process as soon as they are uploaded to our site. You can share the Mirrored.to download url right after your upload.

Q. How many files can I upload at a time?

You may upload up to 20 files at a time.

Q. What is the maximum upload size?

Current maximum file upload size is 500MB per file for both web uploads and remote uploads. We also offer an increased file size limit for requested users. Please contact us if you would like to increase the file size limit.

Q. Where is the Download Link?

After upload process to our server is completed, the download link(s) will be displayed. This page will contain all the download links of the hosting sites selected during upload.

Q. Can I upload to my own account on different hosting sites?

Yes, you can. After logging in, visit this page and set your hosting account details.

Q. How do I password protect my files?

While uploading, please click the "Additional options" link to enter the password.

Q. Why some download links show failed?

While uploading, some file host may be down temporarily. We do retry and if its not successful even after two attempts the file status is changed to Failed. If you try after few minutes it should probably work. Alternately you can check that particular file host website to see if there is any problem. In case a file host fails consistently, please let us know.

Q. I can't download. It asks me to enter password.

Please ask the person you received the file link from for details about the password. Do not contact us as we may not be able to help you.

Q. How long is a link valid on Mirrored.to?

As long as your link isn't a violation of our terms and get at least 1 view in the past 12 months, it will remain on our database. Inactive links are purged to free up system resources.

Q. Can I search files uploaded on Mirrored.to?

Sorry, no.

Q. After upload, can I copy/paste individual hosting sites' links directly rather than sharing Mirrored.to link?

No, please always share Mirrored.to download link. Mirrored.to is a free service and we rely on advertising to cover the running fee. So please show your support by sharing Mirrored.to link instead of using individual download links.

Q. What will happen if I copy all the links and do not use the Mirrored.to link?

We do appreciate you to pass the Mirrored.to link along. Our system may block account/IPs of users who are in violation of our terms.

Q. What is notify by email feature?

It's an optional feature which sends you an email with the link to the download page and the status of the upload. This is useful when you are uploading a large file, enter your email before uploading, and you won't need to wait for the entire upload process to be completed. The email you receive will contain the link to the download page and the status of the uploads.

Q. Do you spam or sell my email address?

No! We respect your privacy and takes care to protect all your personal info.

Q. I'm not a registered user. I lost my download links/I forgot to copy download link after uploading. What should I do?

Please send us a message giving the exact names of the uploaded files and the time of the upload. We may ask for few more information to make sure you are the original uploader. Once this is done, we will try to retrieve the download links for you.

Q. Do you have any desktop tool for uploading files?

Yes, we do have an uploader tool for Windows. Please give it a try and let us know your feedback : Download from here

Q. I'll pay you, can you add my file hosting site to your mirrors list?

No, we do not add any sponsored mirrors to our list. We only add established file hosting sites so as to maintain the quality of our service.

Q. Where should I report copyright infringement?

We take abuse of our service very seriously. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied and is accessible on Mirrored.to, please send a proper notification to abuse [at] mirrored.to. Please read this page for more information.

Q. I have found a vulnerability/security issue/bug on your site. What should I do?

If you find any security vulnerability on our site, we kindly request you to contact us right away before making any public disclosure. We will try our best to fix the problem as soon as possible.

Account FAQ

Q. Why should I create an account?

Only by registering an account, you'll be able to upload to your own accounts on hosting sites. Anonymous users can only upload to those hosting sites which support uploads without user-registration. We highly recommend creating a free account on Mirrored.to so you'll be able to manage and share your files uploaded on Mirrored.to.

Q. Help! I've forgotten my username or password.

Please follow the instructions on the password reminder page. This link will send you an email with a new password. Be sure to check your spam/junk folder if you have not received it.

Q. How can I upload to my own accounts on hosting sites?

Once logged in, please go to this page and enter your hosting account details. Save the settings. From now on, any files uploaded through Mirrored.to while you are logged in will be uploaded directly to your own accounts on hosting sites.

Q. Why can't I rename my files?

Files are already uploaded to third party servers and hence renaming the links in Mirrored.to will be of no use.

Q. My files disappear?

Most probably, the files were removed for violating our terms.

Q. Why was my account banned?

We suspend accounts of users who receive repeated copyright notifications for files uploaded by them or who indulge in violation of our other terms. If you think it was a mistake, please send a support request.

Q. Why does it say "Account edit limits reached" when I try to edit my file hosting account details?

This is a security measure taken to prevent sharing of accounts. You are allowed to make a maximum of 50 changes to the file hosting accounts per month. If you exceed the limit, you may have to contact us to reset it.

Q. If I delete a file from Mirrored.to, will it also delete the corresponding mirrors from the hosting sites?

No, it won't. You'll have to delete the files yourself from those sites.

Q. I have more questions.

Feel free to contact us. We always love to hear from you.