Temporary file hosting

FILE.re - Temporary file hosting

The free temporary hosting service offered by FILE.re allows you to easily and quickly share any type of file for a limited time, on the Web, forums, and social networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn..), or directly with your contacts, by Mail, Messenger, Skype, Whatsapp.. Your file will be automatically deleted from our servers 24 hours after it is sent.

Free, no subscription

The temporary sharing service is completely free, without subscription, and without mandatory registration.

Up to 2 GB per file

The upload form allows you to transfer any file format (text, photo, video, data, etc.) weighing less than 2 GB (2048 MB).

Unlimited uploads

You can use the temporary sharing service as many times as you need!

Automatic removal

Your file will be automatically deleted 24 hours after its upload.

Semi-private sharing

Only those who know the exact address of your file can access it.

Integrated virus scanner

In order to prevent the spread of viruses and malware, your files are checked when they are sent.


Frequently Asked Questions

How does it work?

Go to the Upload form, drag the file to share to the upload area or select "Click here to select a file". Once your file upload is successfully processed by FILE.re, usually within a few seconds, the links allowing you to share it on Web, Forums, Social media (Facebook, Twitter..), or directly with your contacts (e-Mail, Facebook Messenger, Whatsapp..) will be provided to you. Your file will be automatically deleted after 24 hours.

Is it free?

Yes, the temporary sharing service by File.re is completely free and does not require any kind of mandatory registration. The service is funded by advertisements displayed on the download page of your file.

Is my file private?

Your file is semi-private: it will be accessible to anyone who knows the exact URL address of the download link (ie. https://file.re/2019/12/12/file-name/). There is no need to create an account or to register to be able to download your file.

What file types are accepted?

You can share any file, small or large (up to 2 GB), as long as the content of the file is legal, that you have the rights to use and distribute the file, and you do not infringe the copyright of a third party. File.re applies a strict copyright protection enforcement policy, as such, any infringing file will be deleted without notice and added to our database of prohibited content to block any future uploads of the exact same file.

How can I report illicit content?

You can report a file that does not comply with the site's terms of use via the Contact page. Your request will be processed within a few hours.

How many files can I share?

The upload form allows you to send one file at a time, with a maximum size of 2 GB per file (the service supports large files, up to 2048 MB). There is no limit on the number of files you can share, therefore, you can use the temporary sharing service as many times as you need, but please remind that any file uploaded on File.re will be deleted after 24 hours!

How can I directly access my file? (Direct link/Hotlinking)

File.re temporary hosting does not allow direct access to your document from another site; visitors from a third-party site will be automatically redirected to the download page for your file. Your file will then be accessible by clicking on the Download button, without waiting time, puzzle solving (Captcha) or request for a confirmation code.