Forum discussion tagged with Dropbox.
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    photo account Dropbox troubles

    An employee at my phone carrier solved my -small storage phone gridlocked because of photos - problem by opening a “Dropbox account” and putting the photos there. A hacker got control of my phone by my responding (I guess) to an email that knew of a Walmart purchase and that email sent a...
  2. viveknayyar007

    How to Sync Google Drive and Dropbox with the Files App

    The Files app in iOS 11 is not only limited to your iDevice’s internal storage and iCloud Drive but it also allows you to sync your Google Drive and Dropbox accounts as well. By syncing the two, you can bring and gain access to all your Cloud-based storages along with your device’s local space...
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    Solved! Vertical Line On Samsung 65KS9000

    Hi, today I noticed a thin blue line appeared on my to about an inch from the left side, can anyone help me? Not sure weather it's fixable or not. Thanks Picture attached via Dropbox https://www.dropbox.com/s/lym3d8sbrqd98wa/File%2016-06-2017%2C%2020%2055%2018.jpeg?dl=0
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    Nice, safe alternatives to Dropbox for sharing big files

    Hi 10 euro per month for Dropbox Plus is just too much, imo. Any safe alternatives? Got a 8GB file I want to share. Thanks in advance
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    Dropbox Download Link Not Working

    I want to know the download link of Dropbox (www.dropbox.com) doesn't work outside the browser where the file is downloaded. For example if I try to download the file from the following link... https://www.dropbox.com/s/h5qnb7q7a8r9fjh/TVRHybrid_Setup_V4.7.6.exe?dl=0?rnd=0.6642774691419238...
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    Solved! Do I Have A Trojan?

    I accidentally clicked on a Dropbox link and it started to download a Trojan, I cancelled the download before it completed and MalwareBytes never detected anything. I know it's a Trojan because my friend's Steam account was hacked and then he sent me this link.
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    App to computer

    I want to transfer my ancestry app and its contents to my computer. I have Dropbox on both computer and smart phone
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    Dropbox cloud storage security question

    I run a business and have been trying to find the best way to backup files (mostly financial spreadsheets) automatically in case my HDD was ever to die or similar situation. I currently store all my files directly in my local Dropbox folder where I work from. Is there any way I could...
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    YAHOO EMAIL HACKED through Dropbox hoax email

    Hi! earlier i received an email informing someone shared a file with me on dropbox. I opened it and it asked for my email and pw. I really thought this was normal since I wasn't logged into my dropbox account. anyway, I asked for a phone number and alternate email so I gave an old unused...
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    Moving dropbox to a different directory?

    Dropbox installed by default onto my C drive which is a on a SSD, i wanted to move all the photos to my hard drive instead but when I moved the folders and attempted to open the client from the new folder it didnt realize the location and only gave the option to reinstall. Is there any way to...
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    Trouble with syncing local files with dropbox

    I got the dropbox application on ubuntu. Although it seems that I got dropbox to select some files for syncing, it doesn't sync the files as and when I update them. How do I get dropbox to reflect changes to a file? PS. Sorry if this is in the wrong section.
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    Extend DropBox Syncing Capabilities

    Hello everyone! I'm trying to get clever with Dropbox. I use it to sync layouts and graphics used for our Photo booth company. So far it is working like a champ, but I'd like to take it a step further. Our Photo booth software (photoboof) saves its layouts and generated pictures in its own...
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    Is there a cloud storage product that preserves file and directory structure in the corresponding *PUBLIC* URLs?

    I have loaded identical copies of a directory structure of 500+ product images into Dropbox, Google Drive, and Amazon Cloud Drive. I want to upload these photos into an ecommerce platform, where the images are referenced by their public URL address, one per image. I want the URLs to look like...
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    Best Method/How do you - Sync/store/back up your files?

    Hello, I wanted to first ask how do you Sync your files? Whats your method? I currently use Dropbox, but am thinking of Moving to Onedrive or Google But I have one main issue When I install Dropbox/OneDrive/Google Drive - THEY EACH have their own seprate folder I want it so that ALL 3 of...
  15. tomsguideUS

    Apps Tutorials and How-To's

    App Tutorials Dropbox How to Send Files from Dropbox to Mailbox How to Earn Free Dropbox Space Skype How to Send Files Over Skype Block Unwanted Skype Callers How to Turn Off In-App Skype Notifications How to Record Skype Video Calls How to Delete Old Skype Messages How to Change Font Size of...
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    How can I read text from a text file in dropbox?

    I have tried solutions from many other threads but they do not seem to work. I am using Visual Studio 2013. This is my code: Imports System.Net Public Class Form1 Private Sub Button1_Click(sender As Object, e As EventArgs) Handles Button1.Click Dim myWebClient As New...
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    Minecraft PE Skin Question

    How do you get a skin in mincraft pe without dropbox pocket tools blocklaucher or PC on iOS
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    security camera files

    how do i upload security camera files directly to dropbox?
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    Dropbox no longer working

    Hey folks, Not sure where else to post this. But I am having a strange issue with dropbox. I cannot UL or DL to/from dropbox. Using logmein, I have verified that I can access all my files from other synced computers. The issue is isolated just to my laptop, which has worked fine in the past. I...
  20. viveknayyar007

    Sync Dropbox with the LG Music and Gallery Apps

    Dropbox allows you to synchronize the Music and Gallery apps on your LG G3 smartphone. You may want to do so in order to keep an online backup of your music and image files that you can restore back to your smartphone when something goes wrong with it. To synchronize your smartphone, make sure...
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    How to Send Files from Dropbox to Mailbox

    When Dropbox acquired Mailbox they formed a collaboration which made file storage and management much easier. You can compose messages and import your attachments from your Dropbox account. You can send your files from Dropbox to Mailbox using these steps: Step 1 Download the Mailbox and...
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    How To Set Up 2-Factor Authentication for Dropbox

    The two-factor authentication is an optional tool but one which is very important, especially if you want to protect your files and documents in your Dropbox account. This tool allows you to use not only your password, but another verification code sent to your mobile phone. Through this, not...
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    How To Upload Files to Dropbox from Mobile Devices

    Dropbox is a powerful tool where you can share and collaborate your documents, photos, and other media files. Dropbox is also available on your mobile devices, making it much easier to store and share your files, videos, music, and photos using your tablet or smart phone. You can also access...
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    How To Set up Shared Folders in Dropbox

    Dropbox is a great tool where you can save and share your files and projects with other people. It makes collaboration and access easier for you and for other people involved in the project you are doing because the shared folder will also appear in their Dropbox. Even sharing pictures, music...
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    How to Earn Free Space on Dropbox

    Dropbox has revolutionized the way how files are stored by allowing individuals and businesses save their files in a single hub on the Internet. However, if you have a lot going for you, especially for businesses, the initial free 2GB isn't enough. If you want more space you have to upgrade to a...
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    Reference scene with Autodesk Maya using Google Drive/DropBox like websites with multiple computer.

    Hello everyone, My team and I are currently working on a school project using Autodesk Maya and we would like to set up a way for all of us to work from home using a reference scene which would update every time someone would save his work after he has modified something. We have tried working...
  27. Hastibe

    Does two-factor authentication prevent access when encrypted database is stolen?

    If you store your encrypted passwords on the cloud (e.g. as a file on Dropbox or on LastPass servers, etc.) does having two-factor authentication enabled (for Dropbox or your LastPast account, etc.) protect you if hackers steal your encrypted file of passwords from Dropbox or LastPast (etc.) and...
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    Managing Storage Android

    I bought MOTO G , on which i installed dropbox , which automatically saves my pictures on cloud. also i have something named "Google PHOTOS" on my gmail , what is that ? it also has some photos , so are these dropbox and google photos files taking space on my phone also ? also how can i save...
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    Anyone Can Raid my Android Mobile Device ??

    Many of my Android apps require access to my "Photos/Media/Files". Much of my Dropbox cloud file system sits on my cellphone. Does this mean that any app can access any and all of my Dropbox files? And, by extension, doesn't this mean that any employee of the app company can legally use a...
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    Render button greyed out for all types except WMV

    Vegas Pro 12 won't let me render in any type except wmv, which is perfectly fine, except that the dropbox where I'm required to upload my videos recognizes only mov, mp4, avi, and flv. In Vegas, these types are either not listed or, if selected, the Render button greys out. Ideas?
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    Can't Install Programs

    Lately, I have not been able to install programs from the internet. I downloaded uTorrent, but I get a .dll error. I try to install Dropbox, it hangs on the install. I run a virus scan on my computer nothing comes up. Please help!
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    best cloud storage options

    Ive found the best cloud storage solutions are 1 - Dropbox easily sync photos documents music etc. Free. you can invite friends. do tasks like taking a tour of the site to gain more free space. or you can pay to upgrade the amount of online storage www.dropbox.com 2 - Flicker keep all your...
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    Sending video (easy and quick)

    I need an app that will let me send a video (~12 MB). When the person gets the video, they should just click play and watch it. No "go to this site and download it" like dropbox, kicksend, etc. And I have the video already shot so it has to be able to send videos from your camera and not...
  34. exfileme

    Dropbox Is Peeking At Your Files, But Don't Panic

    Don't mind Dropbox reading your test files. It's all normal procedure. Dropbox Is Peeking At Your Files, But Don't Panic : Read more
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    [VBA] Intercept Dropbox's sync status

    hi all, i'm tryng through visual basic for application (VBA) to intercept the dropxbox's sync status of my pc's application. I want to know if dropbox has finished the sync operation. Does anyone know how i can do that? is there any file where i can read this information? Antonio