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Rclone is the defacto tool for managing multiple remote storage endpoints

Screenshot of Rclone

How do I access Rclone?

Rclone will be available from your dashboard (https://<username>>), or directly, at https://<username>

How do I use it?

When you first load the Rclone UI, you'll be prompted for a password. Enter any user/pass (they're not validated) to login.

Set bandwidth limit

From the dashboard, set a reasonable bandwidth limit to avoid impacting all users:

Setting rclone bandwidth limit

Add remotes

Use the UI to add and test your remotes (S3, dropbox, etc)

Add alias remotes for local mounts

In order to interact with locally-attached mounts (storagebox, elfstorage, etc), you'll need to add each as an "alias" remote. The process is illustrated below:

Add alias remote

Add alias remote

Transferring data

Use the "Explorer" interface in split-screen mode to open two remotes at once, and then drag/drop folders between them to trigger a transfer:

Add alias remote

How do I get support for Rclone?

  1. For general use of Rclone, refer to the official site or to one of the links below.
  2. For specific support re your ElfHosted configuration / account, see the ElfHosted support options!

Rclone resources