I have a hoarding secret.

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Runtime: 07:34


Matt D'Avella
Matt D'Avella - 8 måneder siden
They are fake. I'm not that cool.
Berlin - 3 måneder siden
You should upload your old videos to a youtube channel
readysaltedsomething - 5 måneder siden
Your abs?
Isaac Freeman
Isaac Freeman - 6 måneder siden
Don’t ever get tattoos
Simply Red Island Girl
Simply Red Island Girl - 7 måneder siden
Please don't get a real one!🙏😇
Alexandre Lima
Alexandre Lima - 8 måneder siden
Wei Ling Tan
Wei Ling Tan - Måned siden
came over after matt downsized his harddrives... what a milestone
sea - Måned siden
how do you organize your drives (i notice you have a letter/number system)? what's your best method/way to organize your hard drives and files? which drives are best for reliability? TIA!
CRYSTAL VELVET - 3 måneder siden
My only justification for keeping most of my digital files is the super egotistical presumption that one I will be incredibly successful and famous and they will need to do a documentary or study of my works, and so they will need all these documents to help with creating these works and studies.
Yeah, I know. You don't have to tell me lol
The reasonable justification is: I've yet to build my website and YouTube, and I will want to create segments where I show some of my old work. Not only show my progression, but also show how I would approach the same subject matter now in my later stages; whether it be photography editing or shooting, filmmaking, or music ideas. That could be a huge segment I do, and that could offer a lot of value to many people.
My edible logic
My edible logic - 5 måneder siden
Loved Matt's abilities to procure that footage 😂
Geneviève Zevort
Geneviève Zevort - 5 måneder siden
You better order additionnal cables soon since cables fail too, not only hard drives
JosPlays - 5 måneder siden
Why don't just take a Amazon account. Setup an S3 envoirement and put all your data on there. It's cheap (if you don't keep uploading and downloading every second) and you don't have to put everything in the closet. Hard drives etc. is something I don't have. I like to have stuff in the cloud and keep my real life clean.
linus roekaerts
linus roekaerts - 5 måneder siden
make a server with linus tech tips
LordLenni - 5 måneder siden
3:38 *looks at arms* :O
Glen Jauod
Glen Jauod - 6 måneder siden
Noticed Matt's tattoo*
Check Comment*
(They are fake, I'm not that cool.)
Алексей - 6 måneder siden
На русском он звучит круче )). Классные видео, смотрю каждый день .
Agnus Cavichioli Pereira
Agnus Cavichioli Pereira - 7 måneder siden
Matt, this is the history of your growth as an artist and profissional. There's nothing wrong about keeping those. Actually, I say you SHOULD keep them: throwing those beautiful years of hard work away would be equal to an artist scrapping all their hard work of music production, or a HQ maker putting his/her copies of every single volume on the trash bin.
Keep it. It's the proof of your growth. One day, with your ever increasing fame, you may even sell them for some millions if you really, really grow tired of them. But even so, I would tell you to keep your live past at hand.
Sean Marsalis
Sean Marsalis - 7 måneder siden
Any chance you can go over your file system and naming to stay organized and even be able to find that footage at all?
marry your heart
marry your heart - 7 måneder siden
im super late but YES, GET TATTOOS!! i only have one but theyre so nice :) having art on your body is fun!
TigRealZz - 7 måneder siden
This is Netflix level videos
Fred Gebhardt
Fred Gebhardt - 7 måneder siden
Honestly, I've saved and collected all my old client videos, too, but if someone asked me for an old project, I'd have no clue where to look. 😫
JoAnn Bisnath
JoAnn Bisnath - 7 måneder siden
Good video - keep the tattoos temporary.
Jack Strood
Jack Strood - 7 måneder siden
Matt, excellent video on hoarding! I would love a video on how you create folders for projects.
Research, videos, exports etc
You did a video for sorting emails, I would love if you could help on this one? Thank you :)
Hussain Bharmal
Hussain Bharmal - 7 måneder siden
Just compress all the videos to 1080p or so... That'll help you reduce the number of harddrives
A A - 7 måneder siden
Linus needs to help you...
Sdtok - 7 måneder siden
Hard drives can degrade over time, look if you can back them up on google (1080p only, with tiny bit of compression) photos for free!
Santhosh Shanmugam
Santhosh Shanmugam - 7 måneder siden
you can put all on cloud and re-use those hard-drives.
Simply Red Island Girl
Simply Red Island Girl - 7 måneder siden
Somethings are good to hoard!👍 Some of the things u hoard do come in handy in case of emergencies!👍 That's why I don't throw away everything that seems old & useless. Like Matt, I hoard old cords & chargers & they do come in handy! 😎👍😁
Jessica Cunningham
Jessica Cunningham - 7 måneder siden
Trying to become a minimalist over here. It’s been quite a journey
Bethany Brittain
Bethany Brittain - 7 måneder siden
I enjoy our videos so much. I watch them to learn and gain confidence in my own creativity. Thank you!
hudibaba - 7 måneder siden
Seems like you use a storage servers. Contact Linus Tech Tips. He has helped a lot other creators with the same. Or maybe you could do it yourself
Aisha - 7 måneder siden
Hey Matt! Random question but how tall are you?
Joespn - 7 måneder siden
Lol I do the same thing haha😂
Robert Kleinpenning
Robert Kleinpenning - 7 måneder siden
You cannot let go. But in the back of your mind you know that data has already started decaying.
question man
question man - 7 måneder siden
Please subscribe this channel also..I will also subscribe back
Vanesa - 8 måneder siden
Andrei C
Andrei C - 8 måneder siden
Are those drives backed up in another off-site location? :P
B - 8 måneder siden
You never stop to motivate me with your vids even though my career from ur content is way different. You are one of my fav YouTubers❤️
Rud Yen
Rud Yen - 8 måneder siden
Sir can you make a video about digital decluttering regarding to digital files and Collection like photos, movies, music and documents. I am a bit Digital Hoarder and I need help. Hope you can help me with your Tips.
Kait - 8 måneder siden
Dude if that’s your idea of hoarding, you truly are a minimalist.
Mario K.
Mario K. - 8 måneder siden
I'm a digital hoarder as well, and I'm not even don't even make movies
TAHA - 8 måneder siden
Next video : Linus tech tips found hiding in my house.
Nijoeli - 8 måneder siden
Call LinusTechTips Matt!!
Jae Ziemba
Jae Ziemba - 8 måneder siden
I need to hoard a little more. Which hard drives are the best for Macs?
Natan Facchin
Natan Facchin - 8 måneder siden
The tattoos look really cool, tho hahaha :)
M B - 8 måneder siden
Thats because shitty apple notebooks have like 0 ports and they are changing standards every 2 years. On every other normal computer you have all the ports
Iain Stevenson
Iain Stevenson - 8 måneder siden
Great story about the storage drives and the message about giving yourself a break. Top video Matt.
fotis xevgenis
fotis xevgenis - 8 måneder siden
My Brain : Everything is normal , Matt always had tattoos on his arm.
Dommuk Kingsst
Dommuk Kingsst - 8 måneder siden
Give LinusTechTips a call, he could help you setup a server for all that beautiful data of yours!
Yash Dani
Yash Dani - 8 måneder siden
the message at the end of this video was something i really needed to hear right now. thank you.
sara TW
sara TW - 8 måneder siden
Hi Matt, I think keeping what is related to your passion its totally fine.
Cassandra - 8 måneder siden
Love this video, very good vibes 🌞
slumberpass - 8 måneder siden
This YouTube thing may not be forever. Your art should be archived.
KillerTacos - 8 måneder siden
I'm glad I wasn't the only one to notice that tattoo lmao
RossVlogs - 8 måneder siden
6:00 what you doing under stat desk, I know I know your bumping your foot lol
Raiza Farhana
Raiza Farhana - 8 måneder siden
Hit like if you are here to see his biceps
Raiza Farhana
Raiza Farhana - 8 måneder siden
Gunnar Plays Games
Gunnar Plays Games - 8 måneder siden
I’ve been wondering, when you do your laundry do you have absolutely nothing in your wardrobe? Like do you use every single piece of clothing?
Yiannis Spanos
Yiannis Spanos - 8 måneder siden
Dude.. You need to ask linustechtips for a better storage solution. Those drives could fail and you could lose your projects
Penkeyman - 8 måneder siden
You need the help of big Linus!
gabo - 8 måneder siden
Every video of yours contains at least one sentence that helps me with my current situation.
Kabbalista Tarot
Kabbalista Tarot - 8 måneder siden
OMG what happened to your minimalist bicep! and uh, forearm?
wndr wmn
wndr wmn - 8 måneder siden
New Subbed😊
Envy Creative
Envy Creative - 8 måneder siden
We actually did a video recently called "10 Things Filmmakers Should Do While Working From Home" which includes how we have archived and backed up about 8 years worth of video project files and footage (for over 2000 video projects) to save space without needing tons of external hard drives. If you're interested, feel free to give it a watch!
Hania Yahyaoui
Hania Yahyaoui - 8 måneder siden
you should become an actor
Scott Sterling
Scott Sterling - 8 måneder siden
There's something about your videos that make my day. The authenticity of every video is relatable. Thank you for all that you do Matt.
Derek Steen
Derek Steen - 8 måneder siden
mostafa rahmani
mostafa rahmani - 8 måneder siden
Try to use the fake one. They look natural and we can sometimes request to see your bicep without them.
Detlilleregnbuestudie - 8 måneder siden
I horde pictures, and other things which I know is there but I have jet to learn to see (the can't see the forest for the trees, reversed)
Marcos Palacios
Marcos Palacios - 8 måneder siden
thanks bro u always give me the right message :)
Odun Kafa
Odun Kafa - 8 måneder siden
06:00 oh watch your hands matt..
Joel Jr Casasiempre
Joel Jr Casasiempre - 8 måneder siden
Can't wait for you to have an actual tattoo!!
Nariman Sabyrbekov
Nariman Sabyrbekov - 8 måneder siden
Hello,Matt! I'm from russian channel which translate your videos-KramartyTV and we ask you : don't close this channel please! Example: I don't know english perfectly and your english speak is very hard for me. I want to watch and use your minimalist's skills and improve my life with help of your videos. Please. We (russian comminity) ask you!
People! We need your help and write our ask in comments under his videos
This channel is on the verge of a copyright strike
Phong Tran
Phong Tran - 8 måneder siden
Hey Matt, new fan, have seen your videos sometime but search your name here bc of your podcast.
Just wonder why you stop tgus and when will you bring that back?
Tyler - 8 måneder siden
I would definitely transfer those files to a new large archival drive as the data may not be accessible in time due to age. Great video!
Alberto Gallo
Alberto Gallo - 8 måneder siden
Matt how did you get dark mode on our (g)old 2014 Macbook?
Carla C
Carla C - 8 måneder siden
Every minimalist has a secret hoarding, but you're the only one who admit it
Andrew O'Malley
Andrew O'Malley - 8 måneder siden
For real those tattoos look really good
Mike Blissett
Mike Blissett - 8 måneder siden
Tattoos? Sorry Matt, they don’t look cool 🙄
Kate Ladrillono
Kate Ladrillono - 8 måneder siden
Thank you🌹
Suraj Borate
Suraj Borate - 8 måneder siden
What's the max storage you got in one of those hard drives?
Raquel Rocky Sanchez
Raquel Rocky Sanchez - 8 måneder siden
Hahaha! Glad you brought up the tattoo thing cuz I was definitely distracted by them as soon as I saw them! 🤣🤣🤣 so now I’ve gotta go back, rewatch and pay attention to your video! 😳🤭😬😜
Brice Capelle
Brice Capelle - 8 måneder siden
Beware of tattoos! You might hoard them too!
You know when you start but never when to stop. ;)
WillderSong - 8 måneder siden
I’m so glad I found your channel. After living a life of excess - what can I say, I’m an opera singer - this pandemic continues to illuminate how much I am craving a minimalist lifestyle. I also have realized that I have been living too much in the future, waiting for something to happen. This video has been so illuminating on the power of not only living in the present and actually processing the now, but also creating that track record to actually pave the road forward. I wish I had a closet of hard drives to reflect on. Starting today!
Maulik Aryan
Maulik Aryan - 8 måneder siden
I've been watching your videos for a long time and it's nice to observe the ups and downs you've, the improvement you are having. And now I am always excited to watch a new video of yours. Keep it up
Stream of Coraline
Stream of Coraline - 8 måneder siden
Totally down for you getting real tattoos!
Adnya Priscilla
Adnya Priscilla - 8 måneder siden
Hey Matt, I love your videos! I was wondering how you find your passion in film making? I just got free from my family "requirements" to tackle the future (like must get into the college, must take science course, etc.), but now I'm totally in the dark because I don't know anymore what I want to do. Do you have any advice about that?
Nico - 8 måneder siden
Don’t get tats! It’s so common! Or choose them wisely!
Ritam Patra
Ritam Patra - 8 måneder siden
Hey man, you have inspired me start minimalism.
Guide me how do I start.What to read,what to see, what to know, The basics and all !
Elaine Chan
Elaine Chan - 8 måneder siden
Honest words....
frank captivate
frank captivate - 8 måneder siden
I have the same issue. If you get rid of it, it's never coming back.
Olivia Nichole
Olivia Nichole - 8 måneder siden
I don’t think you realize how much I needed this video, I just graduated high school and I took myself way too seriously but I did put everything I had into the work I did, or at least I worried my whole soul into the work I tried to do. Thank you I’ve had the realization now that I’m done that it’s gonna be OK even though I don’t have my dream job right now, life will work out. Or it won’t🤷‍♀️
Julia Baker
Julia Baker - 8 måneder siden
New challenge: I slept on the ground for a month
angeldarkblue - Dirrtyangel
angeldarkblue - Dirrtyangel - 8 måneder siden
Im like u 🤣
Dillon Johnson
Dillon Johnson - 8 måneder siden
I waited the whole damn video to hear about those tattoos. I thought you were going to use them to humor us like “so I threw them all away and got tattoos of them”
B. Mad
B. Mad - 8 måneder siden
Lesson: every time you upgrade your computer, make sure you can access the files in your archive. ;)
Zoey - 8 måneder siden
I feel crazy because I honestly thought that he had tattoos this whole time...Mandela effect
Mitch Kiah
Mitch Kiah - 8 måneder siden
Matt, please please please back up that footage properly somewhere! Or, at least back up the really important bits of it! A fire, or that shelf collapsing, and all that hard work is going to be gone
Diaper Enforcers Network
Diaper Enforcers Network - 8 måneder siden
I wish I could hoard money!
Susan Pedley
Susan Pedley - 8 måneder siden
Two questions - how did you know which hard drive that file was on (what’s your file tracking system) and are those temporary tattoos from Tattly?
Lewis Smith
Lewis Smith - 8 måneder siden
I know you’re mostly keeping the disks for sentimental reasons, but if you do wanna be able to get that data in ten years time you’re gonna want some back ups.
Satvik Soni
Satvik Soni - 8 måneder siden
Daniel Alejandro Fuentes Toro
Daniel Alejandro Fuentes Toro - 8 måneder siden
What happened to your moustache? It was so dope
Travis Lake
Travis Lake - 8 måneder siden
I just started recording an online course for music editing. How do you pace yourself but still keep it engaging? I’m gasping for air haha
EARGAWD - 8 måneder siden
Matt, can I get a few drives?? Lmaooo