Help: Getting Around Wordpress's Download Managers Size Limit

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I'm trying to get around Wordpress's upload/download size limit. What I'm really trying to do is sell digital products as OTO's. So people are saying get a membership site Pluggin like DAP, but then get them to a page within the membership where they can download it. But most of my file sizes are way to big to be uploaded to Wordpress's download managers. What can I do to get around this?
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  • Profile picture of the author JosephI
    Get an Amazon S3 account for your downloads or depending on your downloads and other factors, there's always sites like Mediafire that you can get a premium account to use.
    Security and link sharing would be one of your major concern.
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  • Profile picture of the author ravijayagopal
    Hi MoneyKattz,

    I recommend that you store your files on Amazon S3. At DAP, we offer a plugin called S3MediaVault (free with most DAP licenses) that allows you to connect your web site to Amazon S3, and then publish links to media, or a video/audio player on a page on your web site.

    These links are secure and expiring, so the viewer will not be able to share them (technically, they can - but they won't work once they've expired).

    And then you would use a membership plugin like DAP to further protect the page itself from being accessed by un-authorized members.

    See this article that explains this in detail.

    Hope this helps.

    - Ravi Jayagopal
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