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Secure Data Transfer- Private Cloud

Move data securely into and out of the Digital WarRoom environment using the Secure Data Transfer tool (Xfer) provided by DWR - One username and password is assigned to each organization not to each matter.


Create a zip file of the data to be uploaded by right clicking a folder and selecting Send to...Compressed Zip File.  We also recommend the use of 7Zip ( which is a free zipping tool.



To upload data to the Digital WarRoom Server:

Once logged in simply drag and drop your data:


For very large data sets we recommend using an FTP client such as FileZilla for which the host address is ftps://

Once data has been successfully uploaded to the server it will appear in FTP folder on the D drive. From that folder data can be processed directly into Digital WarRoom.


When exporting productions out of DWR securely using the Secure Data Transfer tool (Xfer) type the location to be the DATA drive in the Destination Directory.


The same for exporting documents or sets of documents:

After the export is complete right click on the production volume or folder to compress (Send to..compressed zip file or use 7Zip).  Compressing the data will increase the download speed significantly on larger data set.  Move the zip files to the FTP folder on the D drive for download with the XFER tool.


From your local machine access the Secure Data Transfer tool using at

Select the zip file housing the production and go to the black bar across the top of the screen to choose the download option:

The folder or file is downloaded to the selected location on the local machine or network for distribution to opposing counsel using email or another tool.