How to Get 25Gb of Free Online File Storage from Microsoft

Microsoft Skydrive online file storage gives everyone who signs up 25GB of free storage space. This storage space can be used for a variety of uses including storing documents or photographs. It's very easy to get this free storage space.

There are many advantages to using services like this. The most important reason to use online file storage is that it will keep a copy of your files no matter what happens to your computer. This means that even if your computer dies a premature death, all of your important pictures will be safe. Another popular reason is because the files can be accessed from anywhere in the world on computers connected to the Internet.

Step 1: Sign Up

If you don't already have a Windows Live account, then you will first need to sign up for one. By signing up for an account, you will be able to use all of the windows live services, including Windows Messenger and SkyDrive.

Step 2: Set up Your SkyDrive

Once you have registered and logged into your account, you will then be able to set up your SkyDrive. To do this, simply click the button to activate the Skydrive.

Step 3: Upload Files

When SkyDrive is activated, you will then need to upload files to it. All sorts of files are supported including office documents and image files. There are a few ways of uploading photos to SkyDrive. It's also possible to install a plugin which allows you to upload the photos directly from Windows Gallery.

An icon can be put on your desktop, which makes it possible to drag and drop files in order to automatically load them onto your account.