Updated: 08/03/2018 by Computer Hope
Sometimes abbreviated as UL or U/L, upload is a term used to describe the process of transferring (sending) a file to another computer through a modem or network. Below are a few examples of how a file may be uploaded to another computer.
Examples of an Uploaded file
- Over a network, if you are connected to a network you can upload a file to another computer or share using file sharing.
- Over FTP, Telnet, or SSH - If you want to share something on the Internet, or have a personal web page, you would upload the files to a computer or server connected to the Internet. FTP is the most common method of uploading files.