Using dropbox onedrive etc

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Hi

As we cannot pay for the storage solution at the moment what would you guys recommending me using as our storage solution for Rise. Heard bad things about dropbox so what can u recommend. Could we use our own server in school or a nas box?
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Posted 3 years ago

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Gartree,

You will be able to use files hosted on a web server anywhere, as long as the files are public. Dropbox and Google Drive are not recommended, as you may encounter issues with file throttling. 

Keep in mind that the Video Folder and Image Folder Widget only work with Rise Storage.
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Hi Gartree,
In addition to what Blake indicated, you may want to read through this article:  https://community.risevision.com/rise_vision_inc/topics/digital-signage-storage-options-fgtirj2hmbs4...