Upload files for free

From files, images, music, video and more – UFile is a free and easy way to share your data

Drop files here or click to upload files
(Max 10 files at once, 5GB per file)

As a guest user, your file upload(s) will be hosted for a maximum of 30 days.
Looking for permanent file hosting? Create a paid account and unlock the full set of file sharing features with 10GB of space.


File Downloads


File Uploads


Registered Users

Upload files for free, without registration

Uploadfiles makes file sharing and storage easy and straightforward.
Our encrypted cloud storage uses the latest security techniques to keep your data safe and protected at all times. Create a link to share files for free and seamlessly.

Upload any file type

Upload any file type

There are no restrictions on the type of file you can upload to our free filesharing platform. The only limit we put in place is a 5GB max filesize for free users and up to as much as 100GB for business users.

We put our users in control, which is one of the reasons why Uploadfiles is in the most popular file sharing sites in the world.

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Upload files globally

Share files for free,
anywhere in the world

Uploadfiles deploys a wide range of data centres located in various regions across the world. This enables us to ensure lightning fast file sharing capabilities to our customers at all times. Whether you have files for download, or just want to upload and share, you can rely on us 24/7, 365 days a year.

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Upload files securely with end to end encryption

No pop ups, no malware

Fed up of pop-up ads, push notifications, malware, bitcoin miners and ‘quizzes’ that could infect your laptop or desktop with malware? So are we, which is why you will never see any of these on Uploadfiles. Too many file hosting platforms are driven by profit, which means your safety comes a distant second. For us it’s the other way round, giving you the confidence that you can remain safe no matter how long you spend on our file upload site.

Free file sharing management tools & features

Not only can you enjoy up to 3TB of secure, permanent data storage, we have a range of features you won’t find on any other file hosting site. We’re always thinking outside of the box to remain one step ahead of our competitors, making our file upload system the best.

Upload files with drag & drop

Drag & Drop Friendly

The online sharing of files should be easy, so all you have to do is drag and drop your files into our file uploader and we’ll create a shareable URL in an instant

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Upload files with unlimited speeds

Unlimited Speeds

Fed up of restrictive file upload and download speed limits? We don't limit speeds for pro users, it's as fast as your connection. And all free users can download files at 1MB/s

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Download files with unlimited bandwidth

Unlimited Bandwidth

We never limit the bandwidth or the amount of downloads your file can receive. We just let you share files for free without restriction

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Upload files without registering

No Registration Required

You always have the option to sign up for free to enjoy our full file sharing features, but you can also simply upload and share without registration, anonymously

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Upload multiple files at once

Multiple Uploads

Do you require more than one file upload at a time? No problem, by creating a free account you can upload as many as 30 files at the same time, without delay

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Password prtoect your file uploads

Password Protected Files

At Uploadfiles, security is of the upmost importance, which is why all registered users can protect their file upload and associated information with its own individual password

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Uploadfiles works on mobile

Mobile File Sharing

No matter where you are, as long as you have an internet connection you can upload files directly from your smartphone or tablet, keeping you connected on the move

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Upload files securely with end to end encryption

End to End Encryption

From the moment you upload files through to reaching our storage servers, your files are given full encryption using the very latest grade A SHA-256 SSL technology

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Embed your own upload widget

Website upload widget

Allow users to upload files to your website in an instant with our embeddable upload widget that is easy to install and attach to your site

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Sell your files online

Sell your files

Whether it’s music, video, software or anything else, our secure checkout allows you to sell your downloadable products without any hassle

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Create one time file download links

One time download links

Private or sensitive files can be set to auto destruct after one download for extra security and ephemeral file hosting.

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Direct file download access

Direct Downloads

Enable direct downloads and allow your files to be downloaded up to 1,000 times per day without recipients visiting Uploadfiles.

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Sync files automatically

When you download the Uploadfiles desktop app for Windows or Mac, you can automatically sync your local files with your ufile.io cloud storage

Mac app
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    Seamless file upload

    As soon as a new file is added to your local folder on your desktop or laptop, our system will automatically upload the file to your ufile.io account.

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    One click copy & share

    Your file upload will appear in the app window, where you can click the link icon to instantly copy a shareable upload file URL to your clipboard. Each upload is given a unique 15 digit hash to ensure your files can only be accessed by those whom you share the URL with

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    Quick file search

    Use the search bar to type in your query and instantly find the files you need. To clear an existing search or reload all files, simply click the cross icon. When you click the Uploadfiles tray icon to open the app, the search field is automatically focused, allowing you to find files with ease

Frequently Asked Questions

Find more FAQs in our support portal »
How do I upload files?

You can either drag and drop them into the uploader, or click the upload file box to select the file you want. Once the file upload is complete, we then give you a unique URL which can be shared with anyone else you want to access it.

How long will my files be online?

Your files will remain online for 30 days, Pro users can store files forever. You can also upload files and set them to auto expire after 1 hour, 1 day, 7 days, or 30 days, as well as create one time download links.

What can I upload?

There is no limitation on the type of files you can upload. Whether you’re an image or video uploader, as long as no laws are being broken, you are free to use the service to upload files of any kind.

How many downloads are allowed?

We place no limit on the amount of files that can be downloaded. This means there are no bandwidth restrictions so your file upload can be accessed and downloaded continuously.

Can I email my file upload?

Yes, click “share by email” which will enable you to send a downloadable link to up to 5 addresses of your choice, or simply copy the URL and send it in your own email to the recipient.

Is ufile.io really free?

Yes, the core file hosting services are completely free to everyone, with no hidden costs involved. If you want to access more advanced features, there are also paid plans available.

How do I download a file?

If you have received a unique upload file URL, simply click the “download” button. If you see a message about the file requiring "retrieval", you'll need to be on a paid plan to access it.

Are there log files or backups?

When you upload a file it remains anonymous, with our logs cycled continuously. And if you decide to delete something from our file hosting system there is no trace left behind, meaning it is permanently deleted.