POST : 일반상식 아니라 이죠! 아니라 이죠! 찾으러 가다가 잘못 쳐서 이라고 입력을 자꾸만 하게 되네요. 간만에 www.4shared.com에 방문해봤더니 예전이랑 달라진 느낌이네요. 방문하기

검색하면 음악파일 부터 검색이 되는 건 예전과 같네요. 간만에 백지영의 "사랑 안해"를 한번 들어볼까요~ 음질도 괜찮고, 느리지도 않네요. 

비디오 검색인데, 비디오 파일도 꽤 있네요..

사진 파일은 조금 미진하구요...

책검색 기능도 있구요...

게임도 검색이 됩니다. 

아마, 이 모든 것은 공유하는 사람들이 있어서 검색이 되는것이겠지요... 관련 FAQ입니다.

내 파일은 어디에 저장되나요?

The files you upload are hosted on our high-speed servers. Your individual virtual drive is set up for you when you register. By becoming a registered user you can create your own folders and upload files.
왜 가입해야 하나요?

To use our service, we require you to create an account and set up your virtual drive. This allows you access to your files from any laptop or PC connected to the Internet, just by entering your email and password. Your files are kept safe within your account until you decide to share them.

Registration is free, easy, and takes seconds to complete. There’s no need to enter your credit card details.
What is 4shared account verification?

Once you have signed up for a 4shared account, you need to verify it prior to getting access to 4shared services and features.
Why do I need to verify my 4shared account?

Account verification confirms that the particular e-mail address, which you have entered while creating an account, is your actual e-mail address and ensures that you have access to it.

Only verified users can access their 4shared accounts, share and download files and folders, preview files, leave comments to files, or use other essential features of the service.
How can I verify my account at

Upon the creation of your 4shared account, you will receive an e-mail with a verification link. To confirm the verification of your account, you only need to click on this link.

Having clicked on the link, your web browser will open with a notification, that your 4shared account has been verified.

In case nothing happens after you click on the verification link, you need to copy & paste it in your web browser.

In case you haven’t received an e-mail with a verification link, please, check the Spam folder at your e-mail account.
내 파일은 얼마나 오래 저장되나요?

Your free account and all your files will only be removed from 4shared if you don’t log into your account for 180 days.
How can I change the Nickname in my account?

Please click on the My account icon at the top right-hand corner of your account screen and then go to the Public Profile tab on the My Account page. Enter a new Nickname into the corresponding field and click on the Save button.
How can I change the password for my account?

Click on the My Account button in the upper right-hand corner on your virtual drive to get to the account information page and choose the Password tab. Enter your current password for the account in the Current password field, and then enter a new one in New password, and Confirm password fields. Both fields are case sensitive, so enter the same password twice. Click on the Save changes button to complete changing the password.
비밀번호를 잊어버리면 어떻게 해야 하나요?

If you forgot your password, open this link, enter your 4shared login and instructions will be emailed to you. Copy the link you receive and open it in any browser to create a new password for your 4shared account. If you haven’t received the email with these instructions, please send us a combination of digits or letters (at least 6), and our Support Team will generate a new password for you manually.
프리미엄 계정에 가입하려면 어떻게 하나요?

You can choose this subscription on the Upgrade tab of your Account. Just click on the Upgrade button in the upper right-hand corner on your virtual drive. Open the tab by clicking on the My Account button and select the Upgrade tab. Choose the subscription plan you want and click on the Purchase button.
내 데이터가 안전한가요?

We take security very seriously. Please review our 4shared security overview.
Managing Files and Folders

What types of files can I upload and store with your service?

사용약관에 부합하는 파일을 업로드할 수 있습니다. . You can’t share illegal, pornographic, or copyrighted materials. 

This is a list of the most popular types of files that can be shared:
  • Document files (doc, txt, pdf, rtf, xls)
  • Music files (mp3, ogg, wav, mid)
  • Video files (avi, mpg, mpeg)
  • Image files (jpg, gif, bmp, png)
  • Zip files (zip, rar, arj)
Are there any limitations on the number of files, or size limit on files that can be uploaded per user?

You may upload as many files as you like, but they must fit within your virtual drive space. The space limit is 15 GB per account.

Currently 4shared sets a 2048 MB size limitation per file. Your files must not exceed the limit, or they will be rejected.

If the size of a file is more than 2048 MB, you can split the file into smaller parts and upload them separately using the Multi-upload feature.
Are there any bandwidth limitations?

There are no restrictions on the amount of data that can be transferred. You can upload and download files that don’t exceed the size of your account space.
폴더를 만드는 방법

To create a new folder open the My4shared folder and click on the Create a new folder button on the toolbar, then name the new folder and click on the OK button to complete creating the folder. To create a subfolder start by opening the Main folder.
How many folders can I create?

Free 4shared users can create up to 1000 folders within their accounts. As for Premium users, there’re no limitations in the number of created folders.
여러 파일을 동시에 업로드할 수 있습니까?

Yes, 4shared provides you with a special Multi-upload feature which allows you to upload several files at once. This feature is especially useful for uploading a file if the size of the file exceeds the space limitations.
파일을 정렬하고 관리하는 방법

Files can be arranged in your folders and subfolders using a simple intuitive Windows-style interface. You can copy, paste, delete your files, or delete whole folders.
파일이나 폴더의 이름을 변경하려면 어떻게 하나요?

To rename a file or a folder click on the Rename file/folder icon next to the name of the file/folder you want to rename. Type in the new file name and click OK to save the changes.

If you rename a file, you must type the same extension for it at the end of the new name.
파일의 설명을 변경하는 방법

To change a file description, click on the name of a file and enter a new file description in the Description field at the bottom of the page. To save this change, click on the Savebutton. Your new file name can be seen on the download page of the file.
하위 폴더를 삭제하는 방법

Open the Main folder of a subfolder you want to delete. Then click on the Delete button next to the subfolder and press OK to confirm that you have successfully deleted the subfolder.
파일을 한 폴더에서 다른 폴더로 이동하는 방법

To move your files from one folder to another, select the files, then click on the Cut selected button on the toolbar. Go to the folder you want to paste the selected files into, and click the Paste copied button on the toolbar.
WebDav란 무엇인가요? WebDAV 클라이언트를 사용하여 내 계정에 접속할 수 있습니까?

WebDav is a convenient way to store and retrieve files between your computer and your 4shared account, using the built-in functions in the Microsoft Windows Browser with your local drives.

Our webdav address is:

Follow the instructions to set up WebFolder in Linux

  • Go to Places -> Connect to Server.
  • Choose WebDAV (HTTP) from the Service drop list.
  • Enter in the Server input box.
  • Click Connect.
  • Enter your username and password in the dialog box.

Follow the instructions to set up Web Folder in Microsoft Windows XP
  • Click Start and then choose My Computer.
  • Choose Tools Option (from the top of window).
  • Click Map Network Drive from list.
  • Click Sign up for online storage or connect to a network server at the bottom.
  • Click Next.
  • Select Choose another network location then click Next > again.
  • In the address field you will type
  • Enter your 4shared account login and password.
  • Click Next.
  • Click Finish.
  • Drag the WebFolder onto your desktop from My Network Places, to create a Desktop Shortcut.
  • Copy/Paste or Drag/Drop files into and out of this new directory.
We are currently testing this feature and there could be a problem setting it up in Vista. We’re sorry for this temporary inconvenience.
Why does the message "Windows can't get access to \\\DavWWWRoot" appear? What does it mean?

This message is in no way related to problems with our 4shared services. If this message appears on your screen, please check your Internet connection and firewall.
Can I access my account with FTP?

4shared Premium users can access their accounts via FTP (File Transfer Protocol).

FTP is a convenient way to upload, download and manage 4shared hosted files. The advantage of this method is the absence of advertisements for everybody (whether the user has Premium membership, or not).

If you aren’t currently using 4shared Desktop or access, all you need is a default Internet browser to use this method.

To access files with the browser quickly:
  1. Enter in the address bar of the browser and press Enter.
  2. Enter your 4shared login and password in the required fields.
  3. You’ll have access to the contents of your 4shared account. You can now browse and download.

To get full access to 4shared with FTP-manager:
  1. Enter as Host.
  2. Enter your 4shared login and password in the required fields.
  3. You can now upload (use the drag and drop feature), download, copy, move and remove any of your files.
Can I access my account with SFTP?

4shared Premium users can access their accounts via SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol).

SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol) is a convenient network protocol, which enables the user to access, transfer and manage files over a completely secure data stream.

This method is also for using 4shared Desktop or accessing – and the only thing needed is a default Internet browser.

To access files with the browser quickly:
  1. Enter in the address bar of the browser and press Enter.
  2. Enter your 4shared login and password in the required fields.
  3. You’ll have access to the contents of your 4shared account. You can now browse and download folders.

To use SFTP access to 4shared, you should use a free client, such as FileZilla, etc.

포토 앨범을 만드는 방법

To create a photo album, open your computer’s photo file, and then click on the Thumbnails button on the toolbar to open the photos in the preview mode. To close the photo album, click on the Thumbnails button again.
How do I stream video and audio files?

To play audio/video files online click on the Stream media file icon next to the file. The preview window will be opened.
Sharing Files and Folders

How do I share my files with other users? Can I share my files with unregistered users?

Your files can be shared only with verified 4shared users. They will be able to download your files, as soon as they log in their accounts. After you upload your files on 4shared you’ll be able to share your files with others by using an access link. You can email the link, place it on your web page, or publish it on blogs.

Also, if you don’t want your file to be seen by everyone, you can share your link confidentially, with only the people you choose. Since the link is generated securely, it is impossible to access the file.
폴더를 공유하려면 어떻게 하나요?

To share a folder, activate a sharing link to allow people you know to access the folder. Open the folder you want to share, and then click on the Activate button next to the address bar at the top of the page.

Another way to share your folder is to open it and click on the Share current folder button on the toolbar. In the open window, choose the Share this folder button, and then click on the Save button to activate the sharing link. As soon as the link is activated, you’ll be able to see it in the address bar at the top of the page where your shared folder is located.
How can I prevent users from changing my files in the shared folder?

The FolderShare feature allows you to share any of your folders with anyone by setting different access permissions on the folder. Similar to a shared file, you can send a web-based link to your shared folder. 

If the shared folder has a Read-only access, people can only download files from the folder, and not alter them in any way.

If you don’t want specific files from your shared folder to be visible to other people, you can set up the View only public files option and set the files in the folder as Private or Public.

If your folder has Delete or rename files or Moderator permissions, then 4shared visitors can change your files. Change the settings on your permissions to prevent your files from unwanted changes.

If your shared folder has a Moderator access, other users get all functionality within this folder.
How do I set a password for my shared folder?

Protect your shared folder from unauthorized access by setting a password. To set a password, open a folder you want to share with password protection. Click on the Share current folder button on the toolbar and choose the Share this folder button. Choose Add password in the Link and Security section, and type a password in the Password andConfirm password fields.

Both fields are case sensitive, so you must enter the same password twice. Click on the Save changes button to complete setting the password.
How do you set a subdomain for a folder?

To share all your account materials through the, right-click on the My 4shared folder in the directory on the left, and select Sharing and Security. You will be taken to the page where you can select the Share this folder option.

On the same page you can customize the link to your shared folder so that it looks like This can be implemented in the Subdomain section. Just enter the name for a subdomain and check to find out if it is available.

You can use one free subdomain for any shared folder in your account.
공용 파일과 개인 파일이 모두 저장된 폴더를 공유하려면 어떻게 하나요?

Open a folder you want to share and click on the Activate button next to the sharing link or on the Share current folder button on the toolbar. Click on Share current folder and on choose the Share this folder button. Then go to the View only public files option in the Permissions section and click on the Save button to share the folder.

After you click on the Back button in the Access column you’ll see that all files from the shared folder have a private status, and can’t be viewed by other people. To make specific files shared check them, and then click on the Mark selected files as public button on the toolbar. Only the public files in your shared folder will be available for others, and private files will be invisible.
내 공유 폴더에 파일을 업로드하도록 다른 사람을 초대할 수 있습니까?

Yes, just set the Upload files permission on the folder, and send them a link to the folder. The user will be able to upload any files that fit the file size upload limit and your drive’s free space.
내 파일을 공유하고 싶은 경우 공유 링크를 이메일로 전송하려면 어떻게 하나요?

Click on the files you want to share by email. Then click on the Email selected files button on the toolbar. Type an email address in the To: field. There can only be one recipient for each email. Fill in the Subject field and type the text of the message. Click on the Send button in the lower right-hand corner of your email. The links to the attached files will be added to the end of the message.
파일을 웹에서 직접 계정에 업로드하려면 어떻게 하나요?

We call this feature Web Grab, and you can use it only if you are a subscriber of the Premium Plan.

To use this feature go to a folder where you can upload a file from the web, and choose the Web Grab tab on the uploading panel in the lower right corner of the page. Type the URL address of the file to be uploaded and click on the Grab button to start uploading the file to your account.
내 파일을 공개 검색이 되도록 설정하는 방법

4shared users can search among your files only if you allow them access. To make your files from a particular folder available for public search, check the box Public search when sharing the folder. If you want to make all files from your account accessible for public search choose the tab Settings in My Account and then click the box Allow to show my files in public search results.
It takes 24-48 hours to index the files for our search system.
공개 검색이 가능하도록 된 내 계정의 파일을 왜 찾을 수 없나요?

Your files will be added to our results list within 24-48 hours, along with the next database update.
파일 당 다운로드 수에 제한이 있나요?

All files can be downloaded as many times as needed. Different 4shared users are allowed to download the same file simultaneously, unless users have the same IP-address.

4shared also provides users with an opportunity to apply download accelerators.
다운로드 관리자(FlashGet, GetRight, ReGet 등)를 사용하여 파일을 다운로드하는 방법

By using our special feature Direct link, which is available if you are a Premium Plan Subscriber. Click on the name of a file to get to the file information page. In the Direct link field, copy a link which allows you to download the file and paste it to the corresponding field of your download manager.

Also, you can download a file by clicking on the Download icon next to the name of the file.