File Sharing Services (Filelocker)

Service Description:

Filelocker allows faculty, staff, and students a convenient, secure way to share large files with other people, both on and off campus.


  • Files stored on Filelocker will expire in thirty (30) days, unless a shorter lifespan is specified.
  • Default quotas are one (1) Gigabyte (GB) and expandable within reason and by request.
  • Maximum file size may not exceed your remaining quota space AND must be less than eight (8) GB.
  • There is no limit to the number of files. The aggregate size must be less than your quota.


Faculty, staff, and students with active OHIO account logins may use this service.

How to use the service:

Log in with an active OHIO account at the Filelocker website.

What is Filelocker?

What file types may I use in Filelocker?

How do I upload a file into Filelocker?

How do I share files in Filelocker with someone at Ohio University?

How do I share files publicly using Filelocker?

For problems or issues contact:

Contact the OIT Service Desk by phone at 740-593-1222, in person at the Baker Center Tech Depot, or online at


Related Costs:

There is no charge for this service.