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How to upgrade
Pay by CARS or chart-strings: Upgrade online by logging in and clicking "disk quota".
Explanation of Terms
||The amount of disk space that has been allocated to your account. You're allowed to exceed it for 7 days, up to your hard quota. Within those 7 days, you should delete some files to clear up some space, else your account will be disabled after those 7 days. If your account is disabled, please see a lab assistant or email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Hard quota (H)
||The absolute maximum disk space that you may use.
||Short for Megabyte. 1024K (Kilobyte) = 1 MB. To convert K to
MB, just take off the last three digits of any number. For example,
60000K is approximately 60MB
||Short for Gigabyte. 1024MB = 1 GB.