You can easily make your home computer act as a web server, i.e. you can remotely access files of your computer from any place when your home computer is on. There are lots of ways through which you can do this, but the way I am going to share is easier than all and you will able to use your home computer as a web server in 4-5 minutes only.
There are many conditions where you will find this handy. If you want to share some file with your friends and you don’t want to upload it anywhere on the internet then you can directly share that file with your friend with the help of this method. There can be many other situations, as if you want to share large files for free with your friend and you don’t have a Pendrive or external hard disk then you can use the below method to share the files with your friend.
For creating your home computer as a web server, you don’t have to be a geek. You just need to download Tonido.
Tonido gives you a free way to use your home computer as a web server, you just need to download Tonido which is a free service for home and small offices. Once you download Tonido, a window will open where you need to register yourself with your name, email id and custom password which you will be required to login.
After registering yourself, you need to verify your email address. Then Login to the Tonido page. Once logged in, you need to go to share files and select the file or folder you need to share on this domain. Once you have selected the files or folder, it’s done. Now you can get this data from any other place you like.
You just need to visit yourusername.tonido.com, a window will open where you need to enter the email id and password. Now from here you can browse any file or folder of your PC.
So, here is an easy way of using your home computer as a web server and it also means you are virtually carrying your home computer with you. I know there is much other software which enable us to do the same. You should comment those ways in the below comment box.